single lady & other stories

  • 256 Pages
  • 1.95 MB
  • English
Michael Joseph , London
Statement(by) Mary Devlin.
The Physical Object
Pagination256p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17465457M

Today, only 20% of women are married by 29, compared to 60% in Over the course of more than interviews, Traister examines the sexual, economic, and emotional lives of women in the 21st century, as well as historical figures who helped pave the way.

This book provides a warm and enriching look at women who live fulfilling single lives. Based on the hit VH1 series Single Ladies, and set between the finale of Season 2 and the premiere of Season 3, New York Times bestselling author Ashley Antoinette (of Ashley and JaQuavis) tells the dramatic stories of the show's three main characters.

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The busy, vibrant, confident single woman has many, many other stories to tell. As I say in the book, the REAL fairytale is designing a life that’s so amazing, you don’t want to be rescued from it.

Smart, strong, independent--single women can live a fabulous life. Husband not required. Mandy Hale, also known by her many blog readers and Twitter fans as The Single WomanTM, shares her stories, advice, and enthusiasm for living life as an empowered, confident, God-centered woman who doesn't just resign herself to being single--she enjoys it!/5().

Sweet, easy prose and a simple coming of age story, young girls coming to grips with the foibles of their parents - Eugene, who won't work, takes up with silly schemes, and runs the house (or ruins) with his moods, and Edie, bitter, absent minded, wanting her girls to stay children/5(9).

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BONUS:   In this novel-in-stories, we follow Rose as she awkwardly transitions from girlhood to womanhood—warts and all. Each story/chapter centers on a different time in her life, from her schoolgirl days to getting hitched and having an affair.

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Nerese “Tweetie” Ammons (Samaritan, by Richard Price)Detective Nerese Ammons is the kind of single mom who makes the world go round.

Not only is she a capable detective, solving crimes and teaching kids from the impoverished New Jersey neighborhood she clawed her way out of how to stay clear of trouble, but she’s raising her teenage son, Darren, and supporting her elderly alcoholic.

A couple of years ago, Amanda Hocking needed to raise a few hundred dollars so, in desperation, made her unpublished novel available on the Kindle. She has since sold over m books. “Girl, Woman, Other, the intermingling stories of generations of black British women told in a gloriously rich and readable free verse, will surely be seen as a landmark in British fiction.”—Guardian “In Girl, Woman, Other, Evaristo adopts an even bigger canvas, with a sparkling new novel of interconnected stories In Evaristo’s.

The stories we tell young girls, teenagers, and even grown adult women typically revolve around dating, sex, marriage, and the seemingly endless. In her new book, All the Single Ladies, Traister draws on historical research, interviews with about women and her own experience to examine. Because when there is a single woman in a book, she is most often the sad, lonely spinster of the story, desperate for love she seems doomed to never receive.

But single women. If you are a single woman, does this book resonate with you. If married, does it. Why, according to Rebecca Traister, has the resistance to independent women been so intense. She compares the growth of single womanhood as powerful as the sexual revolution and abolition of slavery.

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Lisa has been on her own since divorcing Mark 20 years earlier and has singlehandedly raised their daughter. Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories is a book of short stories published in by San Antonio-based Mexican-American writer Sandra collection reflects Cisneros's experience of being surrounded by American influences while still being familially bound to her Mexican heritage as she grew up north of the Mexico-US border.

Thanks for sharing – I happened to stumble on this site and liked the stories here – I relate to them because am single and 40. I am writing a book about ‘How a Single Woman can overcome Stigmatisation’ to encourage other singles out there.

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I would love to include your story as an example. I will use a different name to protect your. How A Married Man's Friendships With Single Women Become Affairs 04/01/ am ET Updated Business people having a coffee in a coffee shop terrace, having a meeting and using a laptop computer.

Smart, strong, independent—single women can live a fabulous life.

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Husband not required. Mandy Hale, also known by her many blog readers and Twitter fans as The Single WomanTM, shares her stories, advice, and enthusiasm for living life as an empowered, confident, God-centered woman who doesn’t just resign herself to being single—she enjoys it.

ALL THE SINGLE LADIES: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation, by Rebecca and Schuster, pp., $ The stereotype of single women that has them elbowing each other. There are two stories from The Last Wish: "The Witcher" and "The Edge of the World" The first chapter of Blood of Elves and the first chapter of Baptism of Fire are also included (an odd choice given that they are books 1 and 3 of the 5-book Witcher Saga).Reviews:   The wide range of advice featured in these books, written by women like Michelle Obama, Melinda Gates, Shonda Rhimes, and more will help.

Summary Inthe award-winning journalist Rebecca Traister started All the Single Ladies —a book she thought would be a work of contemporary journalism—about the twenty-first century phenomenon of the American single woman.

Why Being Single Sucks: What No One Wants to Talk About. This is because loneliness reads as weakness. Melanie Notkin, author of the book Otherhood: Modern Women Finding a New Kind of Happiness, believes our longing for companionship is often maligned because it doesn’t jibe with people’s ideas of boss bitchdom.

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