The cover of Melinda Gates' book The Moment of Lift

The Moment of Lift is more uplifting than I expected

Sep/29 By

Author and philanthropist Melinda Gates had to overcome my hesitation to embrace yet another memoir written by a powerful white woman I have to admit I didn’t have huge expectations

Marissa Orr's book Lean Out rests on a table beside a ham sandwich

Marissa Orr’s Lean Out helped me make sense of my own ambition

Aug/23 By

Did Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In make you want to cry out in despair? Me too. Marissa Orr’s Lean Out, on the other hand, made me want to shout out my wholehearted agreement

Cover of Becoming by Michelle Obama, featuring a portrait of Obama with a warm smile.

There’s a reason Michelle Obama is the most admired woman in the world

Jul/22 By

In her book Becoming, the former First Lady of the United States reveals herself as a hard worker, a servant of the people, and a daring leader Though memoirs are