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Monique is a coffee-addicted lover of thrillers, magical realism, and The Great American Novel. She can usually be found wandering the streets with a double espresso in one hand and an open book in the other, often completely oblivious to surrounding weather and traffic patterns.

Feminist Book Club: Homegoing, by Yaa Gyasi

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Feminist Book Club: Homegoing, by Yaa Gyasi

Welcome to Feminist Book Club! FBC is a monthly column in which we explore written works through a feminist lens. Each post features one book and announces...
Feminist Book Club: Trainwreck: The Women We Love to Hate, Mock, and Fear…and Why

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Feminist Book Club: Trainwreck: The Women We Love to Hate, Mock, and Fear…and Why

Welcome to Feminist Book Club! FBC is a monthly column in which we explore written works through a feminist lens. Each post features one book and announces...
6 Cozy Mysteries for Sweater Weather

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6 Cozy Mysteries for Sweater Weather

Well, everyone, Labor Day has come and gone—and you know what that means. If you look closely, you can begin to see a tinge of autumn on the edges of...
7 Feminist Poetry Collections that Empower and Inspire

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7 Feminist Poetry Collections that Empower and Inspire

For centuries, the world’s most embattled social and political movements have expressed themselves in part through poetry—and feminism is no different....
Oprah Names a New Nonfiction Book Club Selection

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Oprah Names a New Nonfiction Book Club Selection

Glennon Doyle Melton has unleashed a memoir of epic proportions with Love Warrior. This is the latest book from the Internet sensation, who, since...
Feminist Book Club: Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between the World and Me

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Feminist Book Club: Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Between the World and Me

Welcome to Feminist Book Club! FBC is a monthly column in which we explore written works through a feminist lens. Each post features one book and announces...
Feminist Book Club: Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman, by Lindy West

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Feminist Book Club: Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman, by Lindy West

Welcome to Feminist Book Club! FBC is a monthly column in which we explore written works through a feminist lens. Each post features one book and announces...
6 Books That Will Inspire You to Lace Up Your Hiking Boots

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6 Books That Will Inspire You to Lace Up Your Hiking Boots

There is no greater celebration of the summer season than getting outdoors and immersing ourselves in nature. No matter what region you call home, there is...
Feminist Book Club: Sex Object, by Jessica Valenti

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Feminist Book Club: Sex Object, by Jessica Valenti

Welcome to Feminist Book Club! FBC is a monthly column in which we explore written works through a feminist lens. Each post features one book and announces...
The Taming of the Shrew Gets a Modern Makeover in Vinegar Girl

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The Taming of the Shrew Gets a Modern Makeover in Vinegar Girl

Anne Tyler’s Vinegar Girl is the latest in Hogarth’s series of Shakespearean classics retold by contemporary authors. With Vinegar Girl,...
Don’t Miss the Season’s Most Thrilling Debut

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Don’t Miss the Season’s Most Thrilling Debut

If it seems as though every ten years or so, popular culture has a new frenzy of fascination with the Manson Family, that’s because it does. The...

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Feminist Book Club: In the Time of the Butterflies, by Julia Alvarez

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Feminist Book Club: In the Time of the Butterflies, by Julia Alvarez

Welcome to Feminist Book Club! FBC is a monthly column in which we explore written works through a feminist lens. Each post features one book and announces...

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