Between the covers : the Book Babes' guide to a woman's reading pleasures / Margo Hammond, Ellen Heltzel

Author(s): Hammond, Margo, 1949-
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Subjects: Women--Books and reading
Women in literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st Da Capo Press ed
Published: Philadelphia, PA : Da Capo Press, 2008
LC Classification: Z
Physical Description: xiii, 282 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Authors: Heltzel, Ellen
Notes: LCCN: 2008028385
ISBN: 9780738212296 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0738212296 (alk. paper)
Includes index
Contents: Top 10 books in each category: ...that say "I did it my way" -- ...that blazed a trail -- ...with signature style -- ...about coming of age, female style -- ...about heading out into the world -- ...about settling down -- ...that say "enough about them" -- ...about the so-called golden years -- ...on the lust for beauty -- ...that tip the scales -- ...that make the mind/body connection -- ...that stalk the divine -- ...that tap your inner artist -- ...for making peace with Mom -- ...for dealing with Dad -- ...about siblings, with or without rivalry -- ...about families more dysfunctional than yours -- ...that dig up family roots -- ...for adapting and adopting -- ...about raising kids (not the fairy-tale version) -- ...that show motherhood is forever (and fatherhood) -- ...for when only a girlfriend will do -- ...that say pets are people, too -- ...about enduring bonds about romance when you least expect it -- ...about adultery, betrayal, & moving on -- ...to keep things hot -- ...to help you think more like a guy -- ...that feed the nesting instinct -- ...that put you on the garden path -- ...that hold the winning recipe -- ...for the hostess with the mostess -- ...that celebrate your brilliant career -- ...to take to your investment club -- ...that face illness straight on -- ...for taking on caretaking -- ...for the grieving heart -- ...that take the dis out of disabilities -- ...that visit sorrow's kitchen -- ...that cross cultures -- ...for the 21st century -- ...that say, "get involved" -- ...to save the planet -- ...that see through a scientist's eyes -- ...that make war (and peace) -- ...that hear us roar -- ...that poke the powerful -- ...that take you away -- ...that make you laugh -- ...that are real killers -- ...that celebrate the dick -- ...that make you feel royal -- ...that will break your heart -- ...books about books -- ...the book babes couldn't live without
OCLC Number: 191926212
ISBN/ISSN: 9780738212296
0738212296