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A Cup of Redemption: A Novel

by Carole Bumpus She Writes Press (October 27, 2014)

Like the braiding of three strands of brioche, the lives of three women-Sophie Zabél Sullivan, Marcelle Pourrette Zabél, and Kate Barrington-become inextricably intertwined as each struggles to resolve issues...

Water on the Moon: A Novel

by Jean Moore She Writes Press (June 03, 2014)

After her Greenwich, Connecticut farmhouse is destroyed, Lidia Raven is shaken, but also thankful that her teenage twins, Carly and Clarisse, are unharmed and that her friend Polly has been kind enough to take...

A Tight Grip: A Novel about Golf, Love Affairs, and Women of a Certain Age

by Kay Rae Chomic She Writes Press (June 10, 2014)

Some people might that, at age forty-six, Jane "Par" Parker is too old to win golf tournaments; too old to fear her mother; and too old, after twenty years, to still feel such heavy grief over the murder of...

Clear Lake: A Novel

by Nan Fink Gefen She Writes Press (May 01, 2013)

Overcome with guilt over her estranged father's death, psychotherapist Rebecca Lev leaves her Chicago practice for the Bay Area to investigate, convinced his abusive wife killed him-but before she can find out...

Cleans Up Nicely: A Novel

by Linda Dahl Vogl She Writes Press (August 25, 2013)

When twenty-something artist Erica Mason moves from laidback Mexico to Manhattan in the mid-1970s, she finds a hard-edged, decadent, and evolving art scene. Her life there leads her to a self-destructive string...

Watchdogs: A Novel

by Patricia Watts She Writes Press (March 19, 2013)

Twenty years after covering the murder of the girlfriend of Josh Harrison, a local basketball star in Fairbanks, Alaska-a story that ended when he committed suicide-Julia Silver returns to town. As she grapples...

Class Letters: Instilling Intangible Lessons through Letters

by Claire Chilton Lopez She Writes Press (April 15, 2012)

In an attempt to reach her students on a more personal level, Anne English, single mom and high school English teacher, begins writing them letters and asking for honest responses. Taking place over one full...

Duck Pond Epiphany: A Novel

by Tracey Barnes Priestley She Writes Press (May 12, 2013)

Though she's a painter, 53-year-old Lee MacPhearson has spent her life coloring inside the lines. But when her last child leaves for college and her brilliant best friend convinces her to try something new,...

Warming Up: A Novel

by Mary Hutchings Reed She Writes Press (April 23, 2013)

Approaching forty, unemployed but well-off, talented but unknown, functional but depressed, former musical actress Cecilia Morrison reluctantly starts therapy, hoping for a change in her life-but ultimately...

Beautiful Garbage: A Novel

by Jill Di Donato She Writes Press (April 01, 2013)

Fresh out of her teens, Jodi Plum leaves suburbia for Manhattan's glam and gritty art scene and quickly becomes a rising star-but when a skeleton from her past surfaces, her dream life crashes to a halt, and...

Unreasonable Doubts

by Reyna Marder Gentin She Writes Press (November 13, 2018)

KEY SELLING POINTS: • Mysteries/thrillers remain wildly popular: 57% of women read books in the mystery/thriller/crime category, along with 39% of men, in 2016. • According to Publisher’s Weekly, in 2015,...

Northing Forgotten

by Jessica Levine She Writes Press (April 10, 2018)

When Anna, now living in California, is contacted by the Italian lover she knew decades before, she recalls their affair and the child she gave up for adoption. As the episode returns to haunt her—threatening...

Among the Survivors: A Novel

by Ann Z. Leventhal She Writes Press (August 22, 2017)

At twenty-one, Karla Most finds Saxton Perry, the man of her dreams, and also discovers that her recently deceased mother was not the Holocaust survivor she purported herself to be, so Karla must now learn exactly...


by Jeanie Kortum She Writes Press (July 18, 2017)

• Awareness of and efforts to prevent FGM have increased greatly in recent years, with organizations like Unicef and Equality Now leading the charge; in February 2015, the UN designated a “worldwide day...

Anchor Out

by Barbara Sapienza She Writes Press (April 25, 2017)

• Spiritual and religious seekers who live in self-imposed guilt and shame or unresolved grief, as is the case in anchor Out, long to be connected with themselves and others and to find redemption. Frances’...

A Work of Art

by Micayla Lally She Writes Press (May 02, 2017)

• Romance fiction was the largest share of the US consumer market in 2011 at 14.3 percent. (source: Business of Consumer Book Publishing 2012) • Romance fiction sales are estimated at $1.358 billion for...

The Bad Dream Notebook

by Linda Dahl She Writes Press (August 01, 2017)

• Novel is relevant to the parents of the estimated 7 million kids aged 12–25 in the US with a substance abuse problem. • More than 23 million Americans are currently in recovery from an addiction, including...

To The Stars Through Difficulties

by Romalyn Tilghman She Writes Press (April 04, 2017)

Andrew Carnegie funded fifty-nine public libraries in Kansas in the early 20th century—but it was frontier women who organized waffle suppers, minstrel shows, and women's baseball games to buy books to fill...


by J.L. Newton She Writes Press (April 18, 2017)

• The rising tuition fees that go along with the corporatization of the university and the fact that on campus research is increasingly funded by corporations are of growing concern to the public and are frequently...

Appetite: A Novel

by Sheila Grinell She Writes Press (May 17, 2016)

When twenty-five-year-old Jenn Adler brings home a guru from Bangalore, with a plan to marry him, her parents must come to grips with the impending marriage-and its effect on their own.

Fire & Water: A Suspense-filled Story of Art, Love, Passion, and Madness

by Betsy Graziani Fasbinder She Writes Press (February 14, 2013)

Aspiring surgeon Kate Murphy has always played it safe. When she meets artist Jake Bloom, however, she ignores her best friend Mary K's warnings and falls head over heels for him. She ultimately realizes that...

In the Heart of Texas: A Novel

by Ginger McKnight-Chavers She Writes Press (October 25, 2016)

After spicy, forty-something soap star Jo Randolph manages in twenty-four hours to burn all her bridges in Hollywood, along with her director/boyfriend's beach house, she spends a crazy summer back in her West...

In a Silent Way: A Novel

by Mary Jo Hetzel She Writes Press (October 18, 2016)

When Jeanna Kendall-a young white teacher at a progressive urban school-becomes involved with a community activist group, she finds herself grappling with issues of racism, sexism, and oppression of various...

Conjuring Casanova

by Melissa Rea She Writes Press (June 07, 2016)

Headstrong ER physician Elizabeth Hillman is a career woman who has sworn off men and believes the idea of love in the twenty-first century is a fairy-tale-but when Giacomo Casanova steps into her life on a...

Eliza Waite: A Novel

by Ashley Sweeney She Writes Press (May 16, 2016)

When Eliza Waite chooses to leave a stagnant life in rural Washington State and join the masses traveling north to Alaska in 1898 during the tumultuous Klondike Gold Rush, she encounters challenges and successes...

The End of Miracles: A Novel

by Monica Starkman She Writes Press (May 03, 2016)

When a pregnancy following years of infertility ends in late miscarriage, Margo Kerber sinks into a depression-one that leads her, when she encounters a briefly unattended baby, to commit an unthinkable crime....

A Drop in the Ocean: A Novel

by Jenni Ogden She Writes Press (May 03, 2016)

When middle-aged Anna Fergusson's research lab is abruptly closed, she flees Boston to an island on Australia's Great Barrier Reef-where, amongst the seabirds, nesting turtles, and eccentric islanders, she finds...

Parting Gifts: A Novel

by Katrina Anne Willis She Writes Press (April 19, 2016)

In the wake of a devastating family loss, each of the adult Mathers sisters-Catherine, Anne, and Jessica-must reevaluate her relationships, her purpose, and her worth.

Center Ring: A Novel

by Nicole Waggoner She Writes Press (April 26, 2016)

When a startling confession rattles a group of tightly knit women to its core, the friends are left analyzing their own roads not taken and the vastly different choices they've made in life and love.

Start with the Backbeat: A Musical Novel

by Garinè B. Isassi She Writes Press (April 05, 2016)

When post-punk rocker Jill Dodge finally gets the promotion she's been waiting for in the spring of 1989, she finds herself in the middle of a race to find a gritty urban rapper for her New York record label....

How to Grow an Addict: A Novel

by J.A. Wright She Writes Press (November 03, 2015)

A compelling coming-of-age story outlining a young woman's progression into drug addiction.

Murder Under the Bridge: A Palestine Mystery

by Kate Raphael She Writes Press (November 03, 2015)

Rania, a Palestinian police detective with a young son, meets cheeky Jewish-American feminist Chloe at an Israeli checkpoint-and soon becomes embroiled in a murder case that implicates the highest echelons of...

Just the Facts: A Novel

by Ellen Sherman She Writes Press (September 08, 2015)

The poignant and humorous story of a fearful rookie reporter at a small-town newspaper in 1978 who uncovers a big-time scandal.

Again and Again: A Novel

by Ellen Bravo She Writes Press (August 11, 2015)

When the man who raped her roommate in college becomes a Senate candidate, women's rights leader Deborah Borenstein must make a choice-one that could determine control of the Senate, the course of a friendship,...

Shelter Us: A Novel

by Laura Nicole Diamond She Writes Press (June 08, 2015)

Lawyer-turned-stay-at-home-mom Sarah Shaw is struggling to find a steady happiness after the death of her infant daughter, when she meets a young homeless mother and toddler she can't get out of her mind. Rescuing...

Vote for Remi: A Novel

by Leanna Lehman She Writes Press (May 13, 2015)

History is changed forever when an ambitious classroom of high school seniors pull the ultimate prank on their favorite teacher-and end up getting her in the running to become president of the United States....

Play for Me: A Novel

by Celine Keating She Writes Press (April 21, 2015)

Middle-aged Lily impulsively joins a touring folk-rock band, leaving her job and marriage behind in an attempt to find a second chance at life, passion, and art.

Wishful Thinking

by Kamy Wicoff She Writes Press (April 21, 2015)

A divorced mother of two gets an app on her phone that lets her be in more than one place at the same time.

Dumped: Stories of Women Unfriending Women

by Nina Gaby She Writes Press (March 03, 2015)

Candid, relatable stories by established and emerging women writers about being discarded by someone from whom they expected more: a close female friend.