Wednesday, August 24 - Vicky Tiel - It's All About the Dress - A naughty girl when that was the best a girl could be, inventor of the mini, Paris couturier at 18, Vicky Tiel tells spicy tales from dressing Kim, Ursula and Miles Davis, teasing Woody Allen, staying up late with Princess Grace and more intimate tales than you thought you'd want to know from her years in the entourage of Liz and Dick. Comes complete with tricks you need: bedroom advice, supermodels' diet guide, how to get men to give jewelry and the recipe for a perfect pink tunafish sandwich.
Friday, August 19 - Bella Pollen - With her fifth novel, critically acclaimed writer and journalist Bella Pollen takes readers into the private dynamics of a family grappling with the loss of the father and husband in Scotland's Outer Hebrides, where between the elemental beauty and utter bleakness of the islands, strange forces are at play.
Tuesday, August 16 - Lisa Bloom - Think: Straight Talk for Women to Stay Smart in a Dumbed-Down World" - Lisa Bloom brings her extraordinary passion, humor, and intelligence to the important subject of how women and girls can fight being drowned in a sea of pop culture, and lead lives that are fuller, richer, and more connected. Think educates, informs, and-thanks to Lisa's wit and sense of humor-keeps us smiling along the way. Think is a must-read for all mothers and daughters."
Friday August 12 - Kate Munro - The First Time: Tales of Virginity Lost and Found" - A groundbreaking and very personal insight into modern sexuality. Losing our virginity - it happens to all of us. How did it happen for you? What do other people think and feel about it? In February 2007, Kate Monro went on a mission to find out.
Tuesday, August 2 - Esmeralda Santiago - Conquistadora - . Santiago sets her new book in 19th-century Spain, where her young heroine, Ana Larragoity Cubillas, discovers the diaries of an ancestor who traveled with Ponce de Léon. Fascinated by tales of gold nuggets and caribe warriors, Ana makes her way to Puerto Rico with the help of handsome, devious twins-both of whom land up in her bed. Once there, Ana finds her passion running a sugar plantation where love, disease, and revolt threaten to destroy it all."