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We Should All Be Feminists Cover Image
$7.16
ISBN: 9781101911761
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Published: Anchor Books - February 3rd, 2015

The highly acclaimed, provocative New York Times bestseller--a personal, eloquently-argued essay, adapted from the much-admired TEDx talk of the same name--from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning author of Americanah. Here she offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the twenty-first century, one rooted in inclusion and awareness.


Milk and Honey Cover Image
$13.49
ISBN: 9781449474256
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 6th, 2015

#1 New York Times bestseller Milk and Honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity.


Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth Cover Image
$7.70
ISBN: 9781905233298
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Published: Flipped Eye Publishing Limited - August 3rd, 2012

Rad American Women A-Z: Rebels, Trailblazers, and Visionaries Who Shaped Our History . . . and Our Future! Cover Image
By Kate Schatz, Miriam Klein Stahl (Illustrator)
$13.46
ISBN: 9780872866836
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Published: City Lights Books - April 7th, 2015

The New York Times Bestseller

"This is The Most Inspiring Children's Book We've Ever Seen."--Refinery29.com


Chill the F*ck Out: A Swear Word Coloring Book Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250116406
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - April 12th, 2016

Coloring is the perfect way to relax and unwind. Add a bit of subversive and irreverent humor and you have Chill the F*ck Out Beautiful scenes and abstract doodles are combined with irreverent quips like "Shit just got real" that will keep you laughing.


When We Fight, We Win: Twenty-First-Century Social Movements and the Activists That Are Transforming Our World Cover Image
$16.16
ISBN: 9781620970935
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Published: New Press - January 5th, 2016

Same-sex marriage, #BlackLivesMatter, the DREAM Act, the People's Climate March, End the New Jim Crow, Occupy Wall Street, the fight for a $15 minimum wage--these are just a few of the remarkable movements that have blossomed in the past decade, a most fertile and productive era of activism.


The Argonauts Cover Image
$13.50
ISBN: 9781555977351
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Published: Graywolf Press - January 26th, 2016

An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language, and family


Revolutionary Mothering: Love on the Front Lines Cover Image
By Alexis Pauline Gumbs (Editor), China Martens (Editor), Mai'a Williams (Editor)
$16.16
ISBN: 9781629631103
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Published: PM Press - April 2016

An anthology that gives access to the voices of mothers of color and marginalized mothers


Girls & Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape Cover Image
$24.29
ISBN: 9780062209726
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Published: Harper - March 29th, 2016

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A Time Top 10 Book of the Year - A San Francisco Chronicle Book of the Year


Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements Cover Image
By Walidah Imarisha (Editor), Adrienne Maree Brown (Editor), Sheree Renee Thomas (Foreword by)
$16.20
ISBN: 9781849352093
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Published: AK Press - April 7th, 2015

Whenever we envision a world without war, prisons, or capitalism, we are producing speculative fiction. Organizers and activists envision, and try to create, such worlds all the time. Walidah Imarisha and adrienne maree brown have brought 20 of them together in the first anthology of short stories to explore the connections between radical speculative fiction and movements for social change.


A is for Activist Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781609805395
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Published: Triangle Square - November 19th, 2013

"Reading it is almost like reading Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States, but for two-year olds--full of pictures and rhymes and a little cat to find on every page that will delight the curious toddler and parents alike."--Occupy Wall Street

A is for Activist is an ABC board book written and illustrated for the next generation of progressives: families who w


Between the World and Me Cover Image
$22.50
ISBN: 9780812993547
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - July 14th, 2015

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER - NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER - PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST - NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST - NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review - O: The Oprah Magazine - The Washington Post - People - Entertainment Weekly - Vogue - Los Angeles Times - San Francisco Chronicl


Bad Feminist Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780062282712
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Published: Harper Perennial - August 5th, 2014

New York Times Bestseller

A collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, Roxane Gay.


A Little Life Cover Image
$15.30
ISBN: 9780804172707
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Published: Anchor Books - January 26th, 2016

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR


Boy, Snow, Bird Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781594633409
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 3rd, 2015

As seen on the cover of the New York Times Book Review, where it was described as "gloriously unsettling... evoking Toni Morrison, Haruki Murakami, Angela Carter, Edgar Allan Poe, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Chris Abani and even Emily Dickinson," and already one of the year's most widely acclaimed novels: