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Sex Object by Jessica Valenti

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 Sex Object is not at all the book I thought it was going to be but I’m not entirely sure what I expected either. I had read Valenti’s book  788 more words

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Memoir Monday: The Confessions of Lady Nijo

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As I was searching for WIT Month books, I came across The Confessions of Lady Nijo by Lady Nijo, translated by Karen Brazell. 252 more words

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The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls

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To say that Walls had an unusual childhood would be a massive understatement. She didn’t have any of the stability with a roof over her head or meals to eat that most children in the US take for granted, but she did have some amazing once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to do things that many of us will never do. 454 more words

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Looking for Palestine: Growing Up Confused in an Arab-American Family by Najla Said

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I was not aware of Edward Said before reading this book, so I went into it without any expectation on the part of his daughter. 561 more words

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Black White and Jewish by Rebecca Walker

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Never before has a book so completely spoken to my heart. I originally found this last year when I was looking around for around for women’s memoirs to be put into my  765 more words

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