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Real History That Makes
Game of Thrones
Look Like Child’s Play
History is too often presented as a tale of individuals who momentarily rise above the tumult to make an indelible impression. In this flawed way of...
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Sue Monk Kidd’s
The Invention of Wings
Lives and Breathes
The Invention of Wings, the latest novel from Sue Monk Kidd, is a recent Oprah’s Book Club 2.0 selection—and a triumph. Reading it is a sensory,...
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Four Books That Will Inspire You to Renew Your Resolutions
January is a month made for reinvention, inspiration, and new experiences…but it’s been so cold that by now you’ve probably traded in...
Classics That Pass The Bechdel Test
Classic novels aren’t known to be the most woman-friendly spaces. Many were written by men before women could vote or own property, at a time when women...
A Missing Face Makes the Cover
Nancy Rubin Stuart specializes in women’s and social history, and she often highlights unsung heroines of history. Her latest book, Defiant...