Girlhood by Melissa Febos


Melissa Febos

336 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

nonfiction feminism gender memoir challenging emotional reflective medium-paced


A gripping set of stories about the forces that shape girls and the adults they become. A wise and brilliant guide to transforming the self and our society. In her powerful new book, critically acclaimed author Melissa Febos examines the narrativ...

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reflective 91%
emotional 79%
challenging 55%
dark 38%
informative 38%
sad 24%
inspiring 22%
hopeful 21%
tense 10%
funny 5%
adventurous 2%


medium 71%
slow 21%
fast 7%

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