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She persisted : 13 American women who changed the world —Clinton, Chelsea, author.

Profiles the lives of thirteen American women who have left their mark on U.S. history, including Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Margaret Chase Smith, and Oprah Winfrey.

Eleanor and Hick the love affair that shaped a First Lady —Quinn, Susan, 1940- author.
Large Print
2017
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"In 1933, as her husband assumed the presidency, Eleanor Roosevelt embarked on the claustrophobic, duty-bound existence of the First Lady with dread. By that time, she had put her deep disappointment in her marriage behi...

Who was Nellie Bly? —Gurevich, Margaret, author.

"Known for her extraordinary and record-breaking trip around the world and her undercover investigation of a mental institution, Nellie Bly was one of the first female investigative reporters in the United States and a p...

Nellie Bly —Knudsen, Michelle, author.

Introduces young readers to the life of the pioneering investigative reporter, her record-breaking trip around the world, and her undercover work on behalf of the mentally ill.

Ten days a madwoman : the daring life and turbulent times of the original "girl" reporter, Nellie Bly —Noyes, Deborah.

A biography of Nellie Bly, the pioneering journalist whose showy but substantive stunts skyrocketed her to fame.

Rockaway : surfing headlong into a new life —Cardwell, Diane, 1964- author.

"The inspirational story of one woman learning to surf and creating a new life in gritty, eccentric Rockaway Beach"-- Provided by publisher.

The house at Sugar Beach —Cooper, Helene.

The author traces her childhood in war-torn Liberia and her reunion with a foster sister who had been left behind when her family fled the region.

Eleanor and Hick : the love affair that shaped a First Lady —Quinn, Susan, 1940- author.

In 1933, as her husband assumed the presidency, Eleanor Roosevelt embarked on the claustrophobic, duty-bound existence of the First Lady with dread. By that time, she had put her deep disappointment in her marriage behin...

Until I say good-bye my year of living with joy —Spencer-Wendel, Susan, 1966-
Large Print
2013
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A moving and inspirational memoir by celebrated journalist Susan Spencer-Wendel who makes the most of her final days after discovering she has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Eat, drink & remarry : confessions of a serial wife —Howard, Margo, 1940-

"Margo Howard, daughter of advice maven Ann Landers and author of the highly syndicated columns 'Dear Prudence' and 'Dear Margo,' chronicles her winding journey to everlasting love--and the three divorces it took to get ...

She made me laugh : my friend Nora Ephron —Cohen, Richard M. (Richard Martin), 1941- author.

"Nora Ephron, one of the most famous writers, film makers, and personalities of her time is captured by her long-time and dear friend in a hilarious, blunt, raucous, and poignant recollection of their decades-long friend...

Horse crazy : the story of a woman and a world in love with an animal —Nir, Sarah Maslin, 1983- author.

"In the bestselling tradition of works by such authors as Susan Orlean and Mary Roach, a New York Times reporter and Pulitzer Prize finalist explores why so many people--including herself--are obsessed with horses. It ma...

The honey bus : a memoir of loss, courage and a girl saved by bees —May, Meredith, author.

"Meredith May recalls the first time a honeybee crawled on her arm. She was five years old, her parents had recently split and suddenly she found herself in the care of her grandfather, an eccentric beekeeper who made ho...

Sensational : the hidden history of America's "girl stunt reporters" —Todd, Kim, 1970- author.

Presents a social history of women journalists of the Gilded Age who went undercover to champion women's rights and expose corruption and abuse in America.

Empty : a memoir —Burton, Susan, 1973- author.

"Susan Burton is ready to come clean. Happily married with two children, working at her dream job, she has lived a secret life of compulsive eating and starving for twenty-five years. This is a relentlessly honest, fierc...

Out of the woods : a memoir of wayfinding —Darling, Lynn.

"Combining the soul-baring insight of Wild, the profound wisdom of Shop Class as Soulcraft, and the adventurous spirit of Eat, Pray, Love, Lynn Darling's powerful, lyrical memoir of self-discovery, full of warmth and wry...

The honey bus a memoir of loss, courage and a girl saved by bees —May, Meredith, author.
Book On CD
2019
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"Meredith May recalls the first time a honeybee crawled on her arm. She was five years old, her parents had recently split and suddenly she found herself in the care of her grandfather, an eccentric beekeeper who made ho...

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