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The Raging Skillet

The True Life Story of Chef Rossi
Rossi

When their high-school-aged, punk, runaway daughter is found hosting a Jersey Shore hotel party, Rossi's parents feel they have no other choice: they ship her off to live with a Chasidic rabbi in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Within the confines of this restrictive culture, Rossi's big city dreams take root.

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The Feminist Utopia Project

Fifty-Seven Visions of a Wildly Better Future
Edited by
Alexandra Brodsky
Rachel Kauder Nalebuff
What would a world that matched your values look like?

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WSQ: The 1970s

Edited by
Shelly Eversley
Michelle Habell-Pallán
Contributors explore the 1970s, a decade that transformed the very notion of female power regarding their bodies, pleasures, and work.

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But Some of Us Are Brave (2nd Ed.)

Black Women's Studies
Edited by
Akasha (Gloria T.) Hull
Patricia Bell Scott
Barbara Smith
This beloved, groundbreaking collection created the necessary coursework to develop the field of black women's studies in the US.

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Stella Dallas

Olive Higgins Prouty
“One of the most entertaining, excellently sustained and consistently developed novels of the season.” —New York Times (1941)

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Thérèse and Isabelle

Violette Leduc
This hidden classic, censored for half a century, follows the obsessive pleasures and repressed secrets of two schoolgirls in love.

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Single Jewish Male Seeking Soul Mate

Letty Cottin Pogrebin
The son of Holocaust survivors promises he'll marry Jewish--but life intervenes when he meets Cleo, an African American activist.

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Eat My Heart Out

Zoe Pilger
"A foul-mouthed Nancy Mitford for the Gawker generation."

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Apocalypse Baby

Virginie Despentes
This on-the-road mystery follows the search for a missing girl, providing a scathing commentary on contemporary life.

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Divorce Is the Worst

Anastasia Higginbotham
A refreshingly honest portrayal of divorce, this beautifully illustrated book offers children the hope of staying whole as parents split.

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$pread

Edited by
Audacia Ray
Eliyanna Kaiser
Rachel Aimee
The essential collection by sex workers on sex work, prostitute rights, and the real media whores who sensationalize them.

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SLUT

A Play and Guidebook for Combating Sexism and Sexual Violence
Katie Cappiello
Meg McInerney
A riveting, true-to-life play and provocative essays examine rape and bullying culture, offering resources for survivors and bystanders.

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Icon

Edited by Amy Scholder
Who is your icon? Today’s most fascinating writers reveal a private view on a public person.

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Testo Junkie

Sex, Drugs, and Biopolitics in the Pharmacopornographic Era
Paul B. Preciado
The most visionary book on gender and sexuality today.

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The Riot Grrrl Collection

Edited by Lisa Darms
The original manifestos, calls to arms, and rallying cries of the Riot Grrrl revolution, collected here for the first time.

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