all ebooks in category: Biographies & Memoirs of Women (49)

«Estranged» by Jessica Berger Gross
English | ISBN: 9781501101625 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

Jessica Berger Gross’s “gripping memoir about growing up in—and growing out of—a deeply dysfunctional, abusive family” (Glamour.com) redefines our understanding of estrangement and celebrates the …

Publics and the City (Repost)
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1405127325 | PDF | pages: 262 | 4.6 mb

Publics and the City investigates struggles over the making of urban publics, considering how the production, management and regulation of ‘public spaces’ has emerged as …

Flannery O'Connor and Robert Giroux: A Publishing Partnership
English | ISBN: 0268103097 | 2018 | EPUB | 320 pages | 885 KB

Flannery O'Connor is considered one of America's greatest fiction writers. The immensely talented Robert Giroux, editor-in-chief of Harcourt, Brace & Company and later of Farrar, …

«Louisa May Alcott: A Personal Biography» by Susan Cheever
English | ISBN: 9781416570240 | EPUB | 1.3 MB

Louisa May Alcott never intended to write Little Women. She had dismissed her publisher’s pleas for such a novel. Written out of necessity to support …

One Drop
English | EPUB | 2.7 MB

In this acclaimed memoir, Bliss Broyard, daughter of the literary critic Anatole Broyard, examines her father's choice to hide his racial identity, and the impact …

«Lone Twin» by Michelle Diener
English | ISBN: 9781785451935 | EPUB | 0.9 MB

'It's hard to cry with sadness while you're laughing with love' This is the story of a much-loved young woman, who died much too early, …

Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir
English | March 10th, 2020 | ISBN: 0593083334 | 256 pages | EPUB | 1.47 MB

"An un-self-centered book . . . At the same time that [Solnit] describes her forays into her past, she invites us to connect pieces of …

«Peace Mom: A Mother's Journey through Heartache to Activism» by Cindy Sheehan
English | ISBN: 9781416541059 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

"Writing this book is the second most difficult thing I have ever done, next to burying Casey." On April 4, 2004, Cindy Sheehan learned that …

Napoleon: A Biography (Repost)
Pimlico | 1998 | ISBN: 0712662472 | English | 767 pages | PDF | 15.7 MB

Napoleon Bonaparte's character and achievements have always divided critics and commentators. In this compelling new biography Frank McLynn draws on the most recent scholarship and …

My Greek Drama: Life, Love, and One Woman's Olympic Effort to Bring Glory to Her Country
English | 2013 | pages: 368 | ISBN: 1608325814 | EPUB | 6,8 mb

'From Crete to Athens and Zurich to London, Gianna Angelopoulos has made a career of turning ideas into action. In My Greek Drama, Gianna recounts …