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Five Underrated Memoirs and Biographies of 2014

Five Underrated Memoirs and Biographies of 2014

The most moving and beautiful memoirs of the year...

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Men Explain Things to Me And Other Essays by Rebecca Solnit

Essays from the writer who coined the term 'mansplaining.'

Amorous Discourse

An Amorous Discourse in the Suburbs of Hell by Deborah Levy

A poem from the author of the Man Booker nominated 'Swimming Home'.

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Hold Your Own by Kate Tempest

A look at the second book from the famed spoken word performer...

Not That Kind of Girl

Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham

Untangling the controversy and criticism around this much-discussed book.

Assata An Autobiography

Assata: An Autobiography by Assata Shakur

Zed Books is republishing Shakur's revolutionary autobiography, and it's just as relevant today.

The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan

The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan

The critically acclaimed posthumous collection from Yale graduate Marina Keegan.

The Science of Hedonism

The Science of Hedonism: Sex, Drugs and Rock n Roll by Zoe Cormier

Guerilla Science's Zoe Cormier on feminist sex and LSD.

My Salinger Year

My Salinger Year by Joanna Rakoff

Rakoff's first year working at the agency that represented JD Salinger...

H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

Nature writing on love, loss and grief...

The Feminine Mystique

Feminist Classics: The Feminine Mystique by Betty Friedan

Has The Feminine Mystique stood the test of time?

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Letting Go by Angela Topping

Identity poems exploring memory, motherhood and family histories...