In Praise of Difficult Women by Karen Karbo

In Praise of Difficult Women

Karen Karbo with Cheryl Strayed

nonfiction biography feminism history informative inspiring medium-paced

351 pages | first published 2018

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From Frida Kahlo and Elizabeth Taylor to Nora Ephron, Carrie Fisher, and Lena Dunham, this witty narrative explores what we can learn from the imperfect and extraordinary legacies of 29 iconic women who forged their own unique paths in the world.S...
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informative 93%
inspiring 53%
funny 33%
hopeful 33%
reflective 33%
adventurous 13%
emotional 13%
lighthearted 13%
challenging 6%
relaxing 6%


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medium 33%
fast 26%

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