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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Cover Image
ISBN: 9781400052189
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Published: Broadway Books - March 8th, 2011

Now an HBO® Film starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne


The Secret History of Wonder Woman Cover Image
ISBN: 9780804173407
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Published: Vintage - July 7th, 2015

A riveting work of historical detection revealing that the origin of Wonder Woman, one of the world’s most iconic superheroes, hides within it a fascinating family story—and a crucial history of twentieth-century feminism

Marmee & Louisa: The Untold Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Mother Cover Image
ISBN: 9781451620672
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 19th, 2013

"In this meticulously researched look at Louisa May Alcott and her mother, Eve LaPlante shatters myths about the supposed passive Marmee, replacing them with a portrait of a woman who fought for a woman's right to education, professional and maternal satisfaction, and power" (People).

Yes Please Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062268358
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 1st, 2015