By Meg Wolitzer
Narrated by Dawn Harvey / 8 hours 9 minutes
Meg Wolitzer brings her characteristic wit and intelligence to a provocative story about the evolution of a marriage, the nature of partnership, the question of a male or female sensibility, and the place for an ambitious woman in a man's world.
The moment Joan Castleman decides to leave her husband, they are thirty-five thousand feet above the... Read More »
My Brilliant Friend
The Neapolitan Novels: Book #1
Narrated by Hillary Huber / 12 hours 37 minutes
A modern masterpiece from one of Italy’s mostacclaimed authors, My Brilliant Friend is a rich, intense, andgenerous-hearted story about two friends, Elena and Lila, who represent the story of a nation and the nature of friendship.
The story begins inthe 1950s in a poor but vibrant neighborhood on the outskirts of Naples.Growing up on these tough... Read More »
The Invention of Wings
Narrated by Jenna Lamia, Adepero Oduye & Sue Monk Kidd / 13 hours 42 minutes
From the celebrated author of The Secret Life of Bees, a magnificent novel about two unforgettable American women
Writing at the height of her narrative and imaginative gifts, Sue Monk Kidd presents a masterpiece of hope, daring, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world—and it is now the newest Oprah’s Book Club 2.0... Read More »
Brown Girl Dreaming
Narrated by Jacqueline Woodson / 3 hours 54 minutes
A New York Times bestseller and National Book Award winner
Jacqueline Woodson, the acclaimed author of Another Brooklyn, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse.
Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African... Read More »
The Woman Upstairs
Narrated by Cassandra Campbell / 10 hours 56 minutes
From the New York Times best-selling author of The Emperor’s Children, a masterly new novel: the riveting confession of a woman awakened, transformed and betrayed by a desire for a world beyond her own.
Nora Eldridge, an elementary school teacher in Cambridge, Massachusetts, long ago compromised her dream to be a successful artist, mother and... Read More »
Reading Lolita in Tehran
A Memoir in Books
By Azar Nafisi
Narrated by Azar Nafisi / 17 hours 35 minutes
Every Thursday morning for two years in the Islamic Republic of Iran, a bold and inspired teacher named Azar Nafisi secretly gathered seven of her most committed female students to read forbidden Western classics. As Islamic morality squads staged arbitrary raids in Tehran, fundamentalists seized hold of the universities, and a blind censor... Read More »
Narrated by Marlene Cooper Vasilic / 12 hours 45 minutes
BEST BOOKS of 2017 SELECTION by * THE WASHINGTON POST * NEW YORK POST *
The harrowing, but triumphant story of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, leader of the Liberian women’s movement, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, and the first democratically elected female president in African history.
When Ellen Johnson Sirleaf won the 2005 Liberian presidential... Read More »
The Woman Who Smashed Codes
A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine who Outwitted America's Enemies
By Jason Fagone
Narrated by Cassandra Campbell / 13 hours 36 minutes
NPR Best Book of 2017
“Not all superheroes wear capes, and Elizebeth Smith Friedman should be the subject of a future Wonder Woman movie.”— The New York Times
Joining the ranks of Hidden Figures and In the Garden of Beasts, the incredible true story of the greatest codebreaking duo that ever lived, an American woman and her... Read More »
Narrated by Carrington MacDuffie / 30 hours 27 minutes
The captivating, inside story of the woman who helmed the Washington Post during one of the most turbulent periods in the history of American media.
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Biography
In this bestselling and widely acclaimed memoir, Katharine Graham, the woman who piloted the Washington Post through the scandals of the Pentagon Papers and... Read More »