Who Will Accompany You?, Meg Stafford

Memoir & Biography, Parenting & Relationships

Award-winning memoirist Meg Stafford has an adventurous spirit, and this time she takes us along for the ride. When her daughters venture into terra incognita—one of them meditating in the Himalayas and the other negotiating with the Colombian military—Stafford decides to go too. In the process, she reflects on her own lifetime of wanderlust and … Read more

The Adventures of Dan and Tina, Dan McGrath

Parenting & Relationships

Narcissistic women really hate this book. Intelligent and good-natured men and women alike can be seduced by narcissists, borderlines, histrionics and sociopaths. The results are often tragically similar. This is especially true when codependents mix with cluster B disordered people, like in the astonishing case of Dan and Tina. The secrets of a narcissistic relationship … Read more

Lemons In The Garden of Love, Ames Shelson

Parenting & Relationships

It’s 1977 and Cassie Lyman, a graduate student in women’s history, is struggling to find a topic for her doctoral dissertation. When she discovers a trove of drawings, suffrage cartoons, letters, and diaries at Smith College belonging to Kate Easton, founder of the Birth Control League of Massachusetts in 1916, she believes she has located … Read more

The Daddy Chronicles, Jayne Martin

Parenting & Relationships

One out of three women in the U.S. identify as fatherless. An absent father who occasionally appears to bestow his affections only to disappear again leads a daughter to seek out others like him – men who are charismatic, but emotionally unavailable – throughout her lifetime. In this emotionally-charged memoir written in cinematic vignettes, Jayne … Read more