On Being 40(ish) by Taffy Brodesser-Akner, Kate Bolick, K.J. Dell'Antonia, Catherine Newman, Lindsey Mead, Sujean Rim, Veronica Chambers, Jena Schwartz, Allison Winn Scotch, Sloane Crosley, Sophfronia Scott, Jessica Lahey, Jill Kargman, Lee Woodruff, Julie Klam, Meghan Daum

256 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

nonfiction essays feminism memoir emotional reflective medium-paced


“Like a pep talk from your big sister, favorite cousin and wise best friend. These 15 smart, funny women expertly capture what it's like to get older... A must read for anyone 40ish or beyond.” —Joanna Goddard, Cup of Jo Fifteen powerful women and...

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