An unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University.
Dumplin' by Julie Murphy
Publication Date: 2015-09-15
A powerful novel with the most fearless heroine, self-proclaimed fat girl Willowdean Dickson, from Julie Murphy, the acclaimed author of Side Effects May Vary.
Becoming by Michelle Obama
Publication Date: 2018-11-13
An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States.
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Queen Sugar by Natalie Baszile
Publication Date: 2015-01-27
An intimate story of mother-daughter reinvention, endurance, and hope amid the complexities of the contemporary South.
The City Baker's Guide to Country Living by Louise Miller
Publication Date: 2017-11-07
When Olivia Rawlings-pastry chef extraordinaire for an exclusive Boston dinner club-sets not just her flambeed dessert but the entire building alight, she escapes to the most comforting place she can think of-the idyllic town of Guthrie, Vermont, home of Bag Balm, the country's longest-running contra dance, and her best friend Hannah.
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver
Publication Date: 2007
When Barbara Kingsolver and her family moved from suburban Arizona to rural Appalachia, they took on a new challenge: to spend a year on a locally-produced diet, paying close attention to the provenance of all they consume.