A witty first-person narrative in which Stein and Kim wonder if anything in all of human history has been so reviled, feared and catered to as ... Read More

The Fart Party, Vol. 2

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Blogger Julia Wertz's second book of illustrations chronicles her move from California to New York with sharp one-liners and a quirky ... Read More
A black-and-blue mess of confessions in which best-selling author Julie Powell (Julie and Julia), apprentices with a butcher while simultaneously hacking away at her own life and ... Read More

Cancer Vixen: A True Story

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Marchetto, a cartoonist for The New Yorker and Glamour, among others, details the 11-month odyssey that followed her cancer diagnosis with blunt candor and honesty about even the most embarrassing details (chemo farts-who ... Read More

The Bride's Farewell

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At the opening of this novel, a mid-19th-century tomboy named Pell Ridley faces an important decision: marry a man she doesn't love to exchange her life of freedom for a life of household drudgery, or strike out on horseback for the ... Read More
The trend in positive psychology interested memoirist Ariel Gore, especially after further reading uncovered a rash of male experts seemingly out to prove that women with traditional lifestyles were happiest. Bluebird is her personal journey into happiness. ... Read More