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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.

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...

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

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.

I am these truths : a memoir of identity, justice, and living between worlds —Hostin, Sunny, author.

The co-host of "The View" and ABC News senior legal correspondent traces her journey from a biracial child in a South Bronx housing project to a successful and influential Washington, D.C. attorney and journalist.

Becoming a dangerous woman : embracing risk to change the world —Mitchell, Pat, 1943- author.

"Pat Mitchell is a serial ceiling smasher. A former news reporter and news anchor, she was the first woman to host a nationally syndicated daily talk show, the first woman president of Turner Broadcasting, the first woma...

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...

Here for it : or, how to save your soul in America : essays —Thomas, R. Eric, author.

"R. Eric Thomas didn't know he was different until the world told him so. Everywhere he went--whether it was his rich, mostly white, suburban high school, his conservative black church, or his Ivy League college in a big...

Edward R. Murrow : an American original —Persico, Joseph E.

A biography of the brilliant radio and TV journalist known for his broadcasts from London during the bombing blitz of World War II and his confrontation of Sen. Joseph McCarthy.

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...

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...

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.

The rules do not apply : a memoir —Levy, Ariel, 1974- author.

"In 2012, at age 38, when she left on a reporting trip to Mongolia, Ariel Levy thought she had figured it out: she was married, pregnant, successful on her own terms, financially secure. A month later, none of that was t...

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