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Depression in the First Person
by Anna Mehler Paperny (Mar 31, 2020)
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An engrossing memoir-meets-investigative report that takes a fresh, frank look at how we treat depression Depression is a havoc-wreaking illness that masquerades as personal failing and hijacks your life. After a major suicide attempt in her early twenties, Anna Mehler Paperny resolved to put her reporter’s skills to use to get to know her enemy, s...
Anne Thériault
Jul 10, 2020
@WordsandGuitar @amp6 Oh my gosh this was one of my favourite non-fiction books that I read in 2019 and the book look is PERFECTION     source
The Montague Twins
The Witch's Hand
by Nathan Page (Jul 14, 2020)
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Brothers. Detectives. Witches? Meet Pete and Alastair Montague in the first installment of a new graphic novel duology that is the Hardy Boys meets Paper Girls.Pete and Alastair Montague are just a couple of mystery-solving twins, living an ordinary life. Or so they thought. After a strange storm erupts on a visit to the beach, they discover there ...
Anne Thériault
Jul 08, 2020
I have read this book in every incarnation and I am so thrilled the rest of you will get to read it next week. It is a perfect gem and you won’t want to miss it     source
Cleopatra
A Life
by Stacy Schiff (Sep 06, 2011)
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Above all else, Cleopatra was a shrewd strategist and an ingenious negotiator. Though her life spa...
Anne Thériault
Jan 12, 2020
@annfosterwriter Omg isn’t this book the best??     source
Njinga of Angola
Africa’s Warrior Queen
by Linda M. Heywood (Feb 25, 2019)
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Though largely unknown in the Western world, the seventeenth-century African queen Njinga was one of the most multifaceted rulers in history, a woman who rivaled Elizabeth I and Catherine the Great in political cunning and military prowess. Linda Heywood offers the first full-length study in English of Queen Njingas long life and political influenc...
Anne Thériault
Oct 08, 2019
@hermioneOG Oh thank you. You will love her book! It is so good and so rich with detail     source
The Rules of Magic
A Novel (1) (The Practical Magic Series)
by Alice Hoffman (Jun 26, 2018)
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Categories: FictionFantasy
Find your magicFor the Owens family, love is a curse that began in 1620, when Maria Owens was charged with witchery for loving the wrong man.Hundreds of years later, in New York City at the cusp of the sixties, when the whole world is about to change, Susanna Owens knows that her three children are dangerously unique. Difficult Franny, with skin as...
Anne Thériault
Sep 19, 2019
@ushav Oh I love that book. I love it even more than I love Practical Magic. I read it in the bath last winter     source
Little Women
by Louisa May Alcott (Nov 06, 2018)
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Little Women is a novel by American author Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888), which was originally published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869. Alcott wrote the books rapidly over several months at the request of her publisher. The novel follows the lives of four sisters-Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy March-detailing their passage from childhood to womanhood, an...
Anne Thériault
Sep 19, 2019
@mmarmoset I love that book so much, and then I got to see Patty Smith perform the year I read it, and she made a Little Women reference during the show, and my heart overflowed     source
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The Age of Innocence
by Edith Wharton (Jun 21, 2015)
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The Age of Innocence is Edith Wharton's twelfth novel, initially serialized in four parts in the Pictorial Review magazine in 1920, and later released by D. Appleton and Company as a book in New York and in London. It won the 1921 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, making it the first novel written by a woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and thu...
Anne Thériault
Sep 19, 2019
@AngstyX I love that book!     source