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Women's History Month, Biblio File

WOW @ The Library: Resources for Women


An advertisement for Welcome Fine Cut Chewing depicting women lying in a field with tobacco and product boxes., Digital ID 489010, New York Public LibraryWonders Of Women (WOW) is a space to learn about various resources for and about women (as well as for men) to help them continue to enrich their literary world full of unique wonderful experiences, and innumerable inquiries on the many wonders of life. This brief selection of new titles from various subjects available at the library will either help fill in the gap, satisfy the hunger for knowledge, or entertain the senses in unimaginable ways... This month featuring:

Women, Self-help & Life Skills

Resources to learn how to cope with different life situations, handle everyday demands and challenges, and help embrace the future with optimism.


The Confident Woman: Start Today Living Boldly and Without Fear

By Joyce Meyer

Written with every woman in mind, author stresses essential elements that foster confidence in women, as well as explains ways to get rid of fear and pave the way to self-realization and independence.


The Modern Girl's Guide to Sticky Situations

By Jane Buckingham

Did you just send a regretful e-mail message? Did you find out your best friend's husband is being unfaithful? Or did you find yourself in an embarrassing position? The author of The Modern Girl's Guide to Life shares savvy solutions to show readers how to deal with these and other frustrating situations.


The Power of Women: Harness Your Unique Strengths at Home, at Work, and In Your Community

By Susan Nolen-Hoeksema

A practical analysis to help understand women's nature and explain innate capacities that they possess and can utilize to their advantages and self-fulfillment. The author presents the life of extraordinary women and how their strong abilities and sensible strategies are regularly used by other women in their daily lives.


Simply— Empowered!: Discover How to Create and Sustain Success in Every Area of Your Life

By Crystal Andrus

Through real-life inspirational stories, the author explains in detail the basic steps to start a journey of self-discovery, and develop individual potential for self-empowerment to help you become either your own hero or create a successful life for yourself and others.


Souls of My Young Sisters: Young Women Break Their Silence with Personal Stories That Will Change Your Life

By Dawn Marie Daniels and Candace Sandy

Various exemplary women share their fascinating stories of courage and triumph, and show practical approaches to confront challenging circumstances and common life issues that today’s young women may encounter.

These and other resources in different formats are available at your local library.



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