Non-Fiction

Janis Clark Johnston – It Takes a Child to Raise a Parent

It Takes a Child to Raise a Parent: Stories of Evolving Child and Parent Development
by Janis Clark Johnston
$45.00
Hardcover: 380 pages
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 4, 2013)
ISBN-10: 1442221615
ISBN-13: 978-1442221611
Available from Amazon.com and Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
While parents prepare for the birth of their children with trips to the doctor and birthing classes, parenthood itself requires on the […]

Jan Lisa Huttner – Penny’s Picks: 50 Movies by Women Filmmakers

“Penny’s Picks: 50 Movies by Women Filmmakers”
(Volume 1) [Paperback] $12.99
ISBN 978-0615564890
Available from Amazon.com
What accounts for the lack of movies by women filmmakers in your multiplex?
As readers of this compilation will quickly discover, many wonderful films written and/or directed by women have been released in the past decade. Despite all the obstacles, many women have, in […]

Susan Brauer – Just Keep Dancing

Paperback: 565 pages
Published by Dreamers Tapestry, Inc.
ISBN-13: 978-0974587806
Available from Amazon.com and JustKeepDancing.org.
Much like a friend would talk to you over a cup of coffee, Susan describes her 20 year relationship and marriage to her childhood sweetheart, telling how that relationship turned abusive and then ultimately violent and dangerous. She then details the event that caused her to […]

Marion E. Gold – Top Cops: Profiles of Women in Command

Paperback  216 page
ISBN 0941394042
Available from Amazon.com and Brittany Publications, Ltd.

Intimate portraits of a diverse group of trailblazing women who shattered the glass ceiling of law enforcement to achieve command positions. TOP COPS also includes landmark data on the from the International Association of Chiefs of Police and the National Center for Women & Policing, […]

Francine Pappadis Friedman – MatchDotBomb: A Midlife Journey through Internet Dating

Paperback: 184 pages
Publisher: Wheatmark (April 15, 2007)
ISBN-10: 1587366991
ISBN-13: 978-1587366994

Available from Amazon.com and matchdotbomb.net

What happens when you find yourself out there again, after years-or even decades-of being half of a couple?

Ask the 89 million adult men and women who are living alone. Or, better yet, follow one woman’s true, touching, and hilarious return to singlehood. […]