Girlhood by Melissa Febos


Melissa Febos

nonfiction feminism gender memoir reflective medium-paced

320 pages | first published 2021

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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 92%
emotional 78%
challenging 55%
dark 36%
informative 35%
sad 20%
inspiring 19%
hopeful 18%
tense 7%
funny 3%
adventurous 1%


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