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Feminist Reads

  • Girl, Woman, Other


    Catch up on the literary sensation of the year with Booker Prize-winning Girl, Woman, Other**BRITISH BOOK AWARDS AUTHOR & FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR 2020THE SUNDAY TIMES 1# BESTSELLER'The most absorbing book I read all year.' Roxane Gay____________________________**This is Britain as you've never read it.This is Britain as it has never been told.From Newcastle to Cornwall, from the birth... ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • The Girl with the Louding Voice

    The Bestselling Word of Mouth Hit That Will Win Over Your Heart

    by Abi Daré ...
    'Unforgettable' New York Times 'Impressive' Observer 'Remarkable' Independent 'Important' Guardian 'Captivating' Mirror 'Luminous' Daily Mail 'Sparkling' Harper's Bazaar 'Beautiful' HeraldTHE NEW YORK TIMES AND TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER<... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982

    The international bestseller

    by Cho Nam-Joo ...
    Translated by Jamie Chang ...
    THE SOUTH KOREAN SENSATION THAT HAS GOT THE WHOLE WORLD TALKING‘A ground-breaking work of feminist fiction’ StylistKim Jiyoung is a girl born to a mother whose in-laws wanted a boy. A female preyed upon by male teachers at school. A daughter whose father blames her when she is harassed late at night.Kim Jiyoung is a model employee but gets overlooked for promotion. A wife who gives up her career ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Good and Mad

    The Revolutionary Power of Women's Anger

    Journalist Rebecca Traister’s New York Times bestselling exploration of the transformative power of female anger and its ability to transcend into a political movement is “a hopeful, maddening compendium of righteous feminine anger, and the good it can do when wielded efficiently—and collectively” (Vanity Fair).Long before Pantsuit Nation, before the Women’s March, and before the #MeToo movement, ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • I Feel Bad About My Neck

    with a new introduction from Dolly Alderton

    by Nora Ephron ...
    'So bold and so vulnerable at the same time. I don't know how she did it' - Phoebe Waller-BridgeNow with an introduction from Dolly Alderton, author of Everything I Know About Love, revealing how a new generation of women can take inspiration from Nora's sharp wit and wisdom about life.*******Never marry a man you wouldn't want to be divorced from.* If the shoe doesn't fit in the shoe store, it's ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Unorthodox

    The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots

    Now a Netflix original series!Unorthodox is the bestselling memoir of a young Jewish woman’s escape from a religious sect, in the tradition of Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s Infidel and Carolyn Jessop’s Escape, featuring a new epilogue by the author.As a member of the strictly religious Satmar sect of Hasidic Judaism, Deborah Feldman grew up under a code of relentlessly enforced customs governing everything ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

    The international classic and bestseller, Maya Angelou's memoir paints a portrait of 'a brilliant writer, a fierce friend and a truly phenomenal woman' (BARACK OBAMA).'I write about being a Black American woman, however, I am always talking about what it's like to be a human being. This is how we are, what makes us laugh, and this is how we fall and how we somehow, amazingly, stand up again' Maya ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • We Should All Be Feminists

    A personal and powerful essay from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the bestselling author of Americanah and Half of a Yellow Sun, based on her 2013 TEDx Talk of the same name.‘I would like to ask that we begin to dream about and plan for a different world. A fairer world. A world of happier men and happier women who are truer to themselves. And this is how to start: we must raise our daughters ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Know My Name

    The Survivor of the Stanford Sexual Assault Case Tells Her Story

    by Chanel Miller ...
    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING MEMOIR'Incredibly moving and haunting' Roxane Gay'I read this book cover to cover and it stunned me' Jia Tolentino'Powerful, honest and necessary' Marian Keyes'To girls everywhere, I am with you. On nights when you feel alone, I am with you. When people doubt you or dismiss you, I am with you. I fought every day for you. So never stop fightin... ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Pretending

    The brilliant new adult novel from Holly Bourne. Why be yourself when you can be perfect?

    by Holly Bourne ...
    WHY BE YOURSELF WHEN YOU CAN BE PERFECT?**As featured on The High Low podcast**'MAGNIFICENT. Brutally honest and righteously angry but still HUGELY enjoyable and engaging. I bow down!' Marian Keyes'A thoughtful, intelligent, urgent novel women need to read.****' Dolly AldertonThe highly-anticipated new novel from Holly Bourne, bestselling author of HOW DO... ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • The Radium Girls

    They paid with their lives. Their final fight was for justice.

    by Kate Moore ...
    Emma Watson’s Our Shared Shelf book club choiceNew York Times bestseller‘Fascinating.’ Sunday Times‘Thrilling.’ ????? Mail on Sunday**All they wanted was the chance to shine.Be careful what you wish for…**‘The first thing we asked was, “Does this stuff hurt you?” And they said, “No.” The company said that it wasn’t dangerous, that we didn’t need t... ... Read more

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  • The Silence of the Girls

    From the Booker prize-winning author of Regeneration

    by Pat Barker ...
    A GUARDIAN BEST BOOK OF THE 21ST CENTURYFrom the Booker Prize-winning author of RegenerationShortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction, the Costa Novel Award and the International DUBLIN Literary AwardThere was a woman at the heart of the Trojan war whose voice has been silent - till now. Discover the greatest Greek myth of all - retold by the witness that history forgot . . .</... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • I Am Malala

    The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban

    *Winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize*'Malala is an inspiration to girls and women all over the world' J K Rowling'Inspirational and powerful' GRAZIA'For sheer inspiration read I Am Malala' SUNDAY TIMES'A tale of immense courage and conviction' INDEPENDENT'She has the heart and courage of a lioness and is a true inspiration' Lorraine Kelly, THE SUN</... ... Read more

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  • The God of Small Things: Winner of the Booker Prize

    by Arundhati Roy ...
    ‘They all broke the rules. They all crossed into forbidden territory. They all tampered with the laws that lay down who should be loved, and how. And how much.’This is the story of Rahel and Estha, twins growing up among the banana jam vats and peppercorns of their blind grandmother’s factory, and amid scenes of political turbulence in Kerala. Armed only with the innocence of youth, they fashion a ... Read more

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  • VOX

    ***The explosive new thriller from Christina Dalcher – Q – is out now!***‘Intelligent, suspenseful, provocative, and intensely disturbing – everything a great novel should be’ LEE CHILD‘Extraordinary’ LOUISE O’NEILL‘A truly compulsive novel’ STYLIST‘The book of the moment!’ MARIE CLAIRE‘This book will blow your mind’ PRIMA‘A... ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Half of a Yellow Sun

    THE WOMEN’S PRIZE FOR FICTION ‘WINNER OF WINNERS’Winner of the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction 2007, this is a heartbreaking, exquisitely written literary masterpieceUgwu, a boy from a poor village, works as a houseboy for a university professor. Olanna, a young woman, has abandoned her life of privilege in Lagos to live with her charismatic new lover, the professor. And Richard, a shy English ... Read more

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  • Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion

    by Jia Tolentino ...
    A Times book of the year A Guardian book of the year **‘Magnificent’**The Times ‘Dazzling’ New Statesman ‘It filled me with hope’ Zadie SmithWe are living in the era of the self, in an era of malleable truth and widespread personal and political delusion. In these nine interlinked essays, Jia Tolentino, the New Yorker’s brightest young talent, explores her own coming of age in this warped and ... Read more

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  • Bad Feminist

    by Roxane Gay ...
    'Pink is my favourite colour. I used to say my favourite colour was black to be cool, but it is pink – all shades of pink. If I have an accessory, it is probably pink. I read Vogue, and I’m not doing it ironically, though it might seem that way. I once live-tweeted the September issue.'In these funny and insightful essays, Roxane Gay takes us through the journey of her evolution as a woman (Sweet ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race

    The Sunday Times Bestseller

    'Every voice raised against racism chips away at its power. We can't afford to stay silent. This book is an attempt to speak'The book that sparked a national conversation. Exploring everything from eradicated black history to the inextricable link between class and race, Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race is the essential handbook for anyone who wants to understand race relations ... Read more

    $13.63 AUD

  • Tipping The Velvet

    by Sarah Waters ...
    Piercing the shadows of the naked stage was a single shaft of rosy limelight, and in the centre of this was a girl: the most marvellous girl - I knew it at once! - that I had ever seen.'Erotic and absorbing . . . Written with startling power' New York Times Book ReviewNan King, an oyster girl, is captivated by the music hall phenomenon Kitty Butler, a male impersonator extraordinaire treading the ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Ordinary People

    Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2019

    by Diana Evans ...
    **WINNER OF THE SOUTH BANK SKY ARTS AWARD**'Diana is so amazing when it comes to writing about humans and relationships... about how we change, grow, and fall away from each other... I don't know anyone who's as skilled as her' Candice Carty-Williams, Oprah MagazineTwo couples find themselves at a moment of reckoning. Melissa has a new baby and doesn't want to let it change her. Damian has lost ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Female Persuasion

    by Meg Wolitzer ...
    ** Selected by 8 National Newspapers as a Book of the Year **** The New York Times Bestseller **‘A page-turner that succeeds both at character and ideas’ Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieA warm and immersive novel about ambition, power, women, friendship and finding your place in the world, from the bestselling author of The Wife and The Interestings.Greer Kadetsky is a shy... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Bluest Eye

    by Toni Morrison ...
    Read the searing first novel from the celebrated author of Beloved, which immerses us in the tragic, torn lives of a poor black family in post-Depression 1940s Ohio.Unlovely and unloved, Pecola prays each night for blue eyes like those of her privileged white schoolfellows. At once intimate and expansive, unsparing in its truth-telling, The Bluest Eye shows how the past savagely defines the ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • The Elegance of the Hedgehog

    The international publishing sensation, with sales of over 10 million copies worldwideRene is the concierge of a grand Parisian apartment building. She maintains a carefully constructed persona as someone uncultivated but reliable, in keeping with what she feels a concierge should be. But beneath this facade lies the real Rene: passionate about culture and the arts, and more knowledgeable in many ... Read more

    $17.15 AUD