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WordSmith: Alumnae Authors

Selection of books written by alumnae

Smith women have made their mark in literature. This list is by no means exhaustive, and many alumnae also have previous publications. If you have a book that will be coming out soon and would like to have it appear on the WordSmith list, please fill out our online form.



The Fog Ladies
Susan McCormick ’84
The Wild Rose Press; October 2019

Cliff Hanger
Mary Feliz (Mary Cooper Feliz ’80)
Lyrical Underground; July 2019

The Codebook Murders
Leslie Nagel (Leslie Simms Nagel ’83)
Random House; May 2019

The Line Between
Tosca Lee ’92
Howard Books; January 2019

Listen to the Wind
Susanne Dunlap ’76
Bellastoria Press; April 2019

Mary Ventura and the Ninth Kingdom
Sylvia Plath ’55
Harper Perennial; January 2019

The Nine: A Novel
Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg ’87
She Writes Press; August 2019

Anna Burke ’12
Bywater Books; January 2019

The Traveling Triple-C Incorporeal Circus
Alanna McFall ’12
Atthis Arts; June 2019


Actualize! A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating the Life You Want
Jessica S. Gifford, MSW ’00
CreateSpace; May 2019

The Bouvier Affair: A True Story
Alexandra Bregman ’10
Ingram; April 2019

Brain Candy: A Memoir
Deirdre Timmons (Deirdre Allen Timmons ’88)
Deirdre Timmons; February 2019

The Coffeehouse Resistance: Brewing Hope in Desperate Times
Sarina Prabasi ’95
Green Writers Press; April 2019

Companion to the Works of Hermann Broch
Graham Bartram, Sarah McGaughey ’97 and Galin Tihanov, eds.
Camden House; April 2019

The Fourth String: A Memoir of Sensei and Me
Janet Pocorobba ’89
Stone Bridge Press; March 2019

Genetic Consultations in the Newborn
Robin D. Clark ’75 and Cynthia J. Curry
Oxford University Press; February 2019

Good Queen Anne: Appraising the Life and Reign of the Last Stuart Monarch
Judith Lissauer Cromwell ’57
McFarland; April 2019

How We Win: How Cutting-Edge Entrepreneurs, Political Visionaries, Enlightened Business Leaders, and Social Media Mavens Can Defeat the Extremist Threat
Farah Pandith ’90
Custom House; March 2019

Nonfiction (continued)

I Never Called It Rape—Updated Edition: The Ms. Report on Recognizing, Fighting, and Surviving Date and Acquaintance Rape
Robin Warshaw; preface by Gloria Steinem ’56
Harper Perennial; February 2019

Julia Child: The Last Interview and Other Conversations
Introduction by Helen Rosner ’04
Melville House; March 2019

Puppy Training in 7 Easy Steps: Everything You Need to Know to Raise the Perfect Dog
Mark Van Wye, MFA ’01
Rockridge Press; April 2019

Reflections on Long-Term Relational Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis
Susan A. Lord, MSW ’79, ed.
Routledge; March 2019

Sex Therapy with Erotically Marginalized Clients: Nine Principles of Clinical Support
Damon M. Constantinides, Shannon L. Sennott, MSW ’08, and Davis Chandler
Routledge; March 2019

Three Sheets to the Wind: The Nautical Origins of Everyday Expressions
Cynthia Barrett ’78
Lyons Press; May 2019

Your White Coat is Waiting: Vital Advice for Pre-Meds
Kirsten E. Kirby ’02 and William M. Kirby
Kirby Career Advising; May 2019


The Heart’s Necessities: Life in Poetry
Jane Tyson Clement ’39 with Becca Stevens
Plough Publishing House; April 2019

Alysse Kathleen McCanna ’07
Gold Line Press; March 2019

Take Me With You, Wherever You’re Going
Jessica Jacobs ’02
Four Way Books; March 2019

Children/Young Adult

The Crayon Man: The True Story of the Invention of Crayola Crayons
Natascha Biebow ’93; illustrated by Steven Salerno
HMH Books for Young Readers; March 2019

The Little Green Girl
Lisa Anchin ’04
Dial Books for Young Readers; April 2019

Sky Without Stars
Jessica Brody ’01 and Joanne Rendell
Simon Pulse; March 2019

The Sun Shines Everywhere
Mary Ann Hoberman (Mary Ann Freedman Hoberman ’51); illustrated by Luciano Lozano
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; March 2019

Who Is My Neighbor?
Amy-Jill Levine ’78 and Sandy Eisenberg Sasso; illustrated by Denise Turu
Flyaway Books; January 2019



The Advice Column Murders: The Oakwood Mystery Series
Leslie Nagel (Leslie Simms Nagel ’83)
Penguin Random House; April 2018

Compass Rose
Anna Burke ’12
Bywater Books; July 2018

J. R. Ward (Jessica Bird ’91)
Gallery Books; October 2018

Disorderly Conduct: A Maggie McDonald Mystery
Mary Feliz (Mary Cooper Feliz ’80)
Lyrical Underground; July 2018

The Heart of an Artichoke: A Tale of Betrayal
Katie Butterworth (Katharine Macomber Butterworth 1922)
Saugus Books; April 2018

Honolulu Heat: Between the Mountains and the Great Sea
Rosemary Mild (Rosemary Pollack Mild ’57) and Larry Mild
Magic Island Literary Works; August 2018

Idyll Hands: A Thomas Lynch Novel
Stephanie Gayle ’97
Seventh Street Books; September 2018

Kick the Bucket: A Lainie Lovett Mystery
Judith Arnold (Barbara Keiler ’74)
Bellastoria Press; February 2018

Rebecca Clarren ’97
Arcade Publishing; September 2018

Melissa Leet (Melissa Chamberlain Leet '86)
Antrim House; March 2018

Love and Sabotage
Martha Tolles ’43 (Martha Gregory Tolles ’43)
Speaking Volumes; November 2018

Rescue Me: The Magic Jukebox, Book Eight
Judith Arnold (Barbara Keiler ’74)
Amazon Digital Services; May 2018

Sleeping With the Monster
Anya Martin ’85
Lethe Press; November 2018

The Universe Between Us
Jane C. Esther (Jess Wallis ’05)
Bold Strokes Books; January 2018

Where Do They All Come From?
Patty Friedmann ’68
Sartoris Literary Group; May 2018

Wicked and the Wallflower: The Bareknuckle Bastards Book I
Sarah MacLean (Sarah Trabucchi ’00)
Avon Books; June 2018


After Emily: Two Remarkable Women and the Legacy of America’s Greatest Poet
Julie Dobrow ’81
W. W. Norton & Company; October 2018

Bitterroot: The Life and Death of Meriwether Lewis
Patricia Tyson Stroud (Patricia Peterson McCurdy ’55)
University of Pennsylvania Press; March 2018

A Blueprint for War: FDR and the Hundred Days that Mobilized America
Susan Dunn ’66
Yale University Press; April 2018

Booze & Vinyl: A Spirited Guide to Great Music and Mixed Drinks
André Darlington and Tenaya Darlington ’94
Running Press; April 2018

Breaking Glass—Broken Barriers: Voyage of an Entrepreneurial Spirit: A Memoir
Joyce Verplank Hatton ’54
Archway Publishing; September 2018

Calgary through the Eyes of Writers
Shaun Hunter ’84
Rocky Mountain Books; November 2018

Chaplain: The World War II Letters of Army Air Corp Chaplain Paschal Dupuy Fowlkes
Rives Fowlkes Carroll ’65, ed.
Politics and Prose; May 2018

Counseling for Artists, Performers, and Other Creative Individuals: A Guide for Clinicians
Olga E. Gonithellis ’06
Routledge; May 2018

The Crusade for Forgotten Souls: Reforming Minnesota’s Mental Institutions, 1946–1954
Susan Bartlett Foote ’67
University of Minnesota Press; April 2018

Descent into Love: My Journey with Mom through Dementia
Ellie Schellhammer Goldberg ’71
Kindle Direct Publishing; November 2018

Drawing for the Absolute and Utter Beginner, Revised
Claire Watson Garcia ’67
Watson-Guptill; July 2018

Entering the Passion of Jesus: A Beginner’s Guide to Holy Week
Amy-Jill Levine ’78
Abingdon Press; December 2018

Ethics, Politics, and Whistleblowing in Engineering
Nicholas Sakellariou and Rania Milleron ’92, eds.
CRC Press; October 2018

An Extra Mile: A Story of Embracing God’s Call
Sharon Garlough Brown ’91
InterVarsity Press; February 2018

Fifty Million Rising: The New Generation of Working Women Transforming the Muslim World
Saadia Zahidi ’02
Nation Books; January 2018

Follow the Leader: Believe in Yourself. Craft Your Future
Stephanie Mickle ’94
13th & Joan; July 2018

Food Sovereignty the Navajo Way: Cooking with Tall Woman
Charlotte J. Frisbie (Charlotte Johnson Frisbie ’62)
University of New Mexico Press; April 2018

Food Wisdom for Women: Aging With Energy, Vitality, Health
Donna P. Feldman (Donna Psiaki Feldman ’73)
CreateSpace; March 2018

48 Peaks: Hiking and Healing in the White Mountains
Cheryl Suchors ’72
She Writes Press; September 2018

Four Weeks to Wellness: Evidence-Based Exercises to Cultivate Health and Happiness in Your Life
Jessica S. Gifford, MSW ’00
CreateSpace; March 2018

From Asylum to Prison: Deinstitutionalization and the Rise of Mass Incarceration after 1945
Anne E. Parsons ’00
The University of North Carolina Press; October 2018

Glorious Mountain Days: The 1902 Hike That Helped Save the White Mountains
Allison W. Bell ’79 and Maida Goodwin ’83
Bondcliff Books; December 2018

Godspeed: A Memoir
Casey Legler ’07
Atria Books; July 2018

The Gospel of Luke (New Cambridge Bible Commentary)
Amy-Jill Levine ’78 and Ben Witherington III
Cambridge University Press; June 2018

The Gothic Romance Wave: A Critical History of the Mass Market Novels, 1960–1993
Lori A. Paige ’87
McFarland Publishing; August 2018

A Gut Feeling: Conquer Your Sweet Tooth by Tuning Into Your Microbiome
Heather Anne Wise ’08
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers; September 2018

The Hidden Life of Life: A Walk Through the Reaches of Time
Elizabeth Marshall Thomas ’53
Penn State Press; March 2018

Nonfiction (continued)

How It Happened: Documenting the Tragedy of Hungarian Jewry
Erno Munkácsi; edited by Nina Munk ’88
McGill-Queen’s University Press; October 2018

How It Happened: The 2016 Presidential Campaign in Jest and Verse
Erika S. Fine ’77
Poet Pundit Press; January 2018

How to Become a Voice Over Artist: Spiritual Keys to Success
Hillary Hawkins
Hillary Hawkins Production; May 2018

Jam Session: A Fruit-Preserving Handbook
Joyce Goldstein (Joyce Esersky Goldstein ’56)
Lorena Jones Books; June 2018

Living Beneath the Colorado Peaks: The Story of Knapp Ranch 
Sarah Chase Shaw ’90
The Knapp Press; September 2018

Lunar Flower Priestess: Ritual Magic & Healing Wisdom for the Sacred Feminine Spirit 
Hannah Corbett ’00
BookBaby; April 2018

Not for the Faint of Heart: Lessons in Courage, Power, and Persistence
Wendy R. Sherman ’71
PublicAffairs; September 2018

100 Days, 100 Books: Courage and Community in Books for Young People 
Elizabeth (Rusty) True Browder ’66
Printed on Paige; January 2018

Oppression and the Body: Roots, Resistance, and Resolutions
Christine Caldwell and Lucia Bennett Leighton ’12, eds.
North Atlantic Books; March 2018

Pop Art and Popular Music: Jukebox Modernism
Melissa L. Mednicov ’02
Routledge; June 2018

Ray Johnson: Selective Inheritance
Kate Dempsey Martineau ’04
University of California Press; June 2018

Remembering the Present: Mindfulness in Buddhist Asia
J. L. Cassaniti (Julia Cassaniti '99)
Cornell University Press; April 2018

René d’Harnoncourt and the Art of Installation
Michelle Elligott ’93
The Museum of Modern Art; October 2018

Save the Cat! Writes a Novel: The Last Book On Novel Writing You’ll Ever Need
Jessica Brody ’01
Ten Speed Press; October 2018

Saving Sin City: William Travers Jerome, Stanford White, and the Original Crime of the Century
Mary Cummings (Mary Johnson Cummings ’61)
Pegasus Books; May 2018

Sculpture in Gotham: Art and Urban Renewal in New York City
Michele H. Bogart ’74
Reaktion Books; July 2018

A Smolny Album: Glimpses into Life at the Imperial Educational Society of Noble Maidens
Nancy Kovaleff Baker ’69, ed.
Academic Studies Press; December 2018

Soul Dog: A Journey into the Spiritual Life of Animals
Elena Mannes ’65
Bear & Company; November 2018

Tales from an Uncertain World: What Other Assorted Disasters Can Teach Us About Climate Change
L. S. Gardiner (Lisa Gardiner ’95)
University Of Iowa Press; March 2018

Tango Lessons
Meghan Flaherty ’05
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; June 2018

You Can Have It!: More Than 125 Decadent Diabetes-Friendly Recipes
Devin Alexander (Devin Simone Alexander ’93)
American Diabetes Association; March 2018


A Collection of Poetry
Wan Kyun Rha Kim ’60; illustrated by Clemente Orozco Farias
Impronta Casa Editora; 2018

Compass Roads: Poems About the Pioneer Valley
Jane Yolen ’60, ed.
Levellers Press; 2018

Eating Sardines at Midnight
Linda Chivian Levitz ’60
Daniel & Daniel Publishers; March 2018

Fragments of You
Hannah Rousselot ’14
Kelsay Books; December 2018

How It Happens
Joyce E. Young ’75
Nomadic Press; September 2018

If Trash Could Talk: Poems, Stories, and Musings
Jacquelyn A. Ottman ’77
CreateSpace; May 2018

Memory & Complicity: Poems
Eve Hoffman (Eve Parker Hoffman ’64)
Mercer University Press; May 2018

Children/Young Adult

Better You Than Me
Jessica Brody ’01
Delacorte Press; November 2018

Dr. Coo and the Pigeon Protest
Sarah Hampson ’79; illustrated by Kass Reich
Kids Can Press; April 2018

Finn’s Feather
Rachel Noble; illustrated by Zoey Abbott Wagner ’96
Enchanted Lion Books; May 2018

The Forest Queen
Betsy Cornwell ’10
Clarion Books; August 2018

The Geography of Lost Things
Jessica Brody ’01
Simon Pulse; October 2018

Granny Can’t Remember Me: A Children’s Book About Alzheimer’s
Susan McCormick (Susan Jacobs McCormick ’84); illustrated by Timur Deberdeev
Carroll Press; September 2018

It Should Have Been You
Lynn Slaughter ’69
Page Street Kids; January 2018

Lifeboat 12
Susan Hood ’76
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers; September 2018

The Marvelous Mustard Seed
Amy-Jill Levine ’78 and Sandy Eisenberg Sasso; illustrated by Margaux Meganck
Flyaway Books; April 2018

Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World
Susan Hood ’76
HarperCollins; January 2018

Something Happened in Our Town: A Child’s Story About Racial Injustice
Marianne Celano, Marietta Collins (Marietta Harvey Collins ’79, MSW ’83) and Ann Hazzard; illustrated by Jennifer Zivoin
Magination Press; April 2018

The Thank You Book
Mary Lyn Ray ’68; illustrated by Stephanie Graegin
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers; September 2018

The Turtle Ship
Helena Ku Rhee; illustrated by Colleen Kong-Savage ’94
Shen’s Books; June 2018



The Battle for the Black Fen
Annis Pratt (Annis Vilas Pratt ’58)
Moon Willow Press

Chasing Nirvana
Ellyn Oaksmith ’85

The Chosen: A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood
J. R. Ward (Jessica Bird ’91)
Ballantine Books

Court of Twilight
Mareth Griffith ’06
Parvus Press

The Day of the Duchess (Scandal & Scoundrel, Book 3)
Sarah MacLean (Sarah Trabucchi ’00)
Avon Books

Dead Storage: A Maggie McDonald Mystery
Mary Feliz (Mary Cooper Feliz ’80)
Lyrical Underground

Devil’s Cut: A Bourbon Kings Novel
J. R. Ward (Jessica Bird ’91)
Ballantine Books

Dropkick: A Lainie Lovett Mystery
Judith Arnold (Barbara Keiler ’74)
Clio Books

Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg ’87
She Writes Press

I Brake for Moose and Other Stories
Geeta Kothari ’84
Braddock Avenue Books

Idyll Fears: A Thomas Lynch Novel
Stephanie Gayle ’97
Seventh Street Books

Kickback: A Lainie Lovett Mystery
Judith Arnold (Barbara Keiler ’74)
Clio Books

Less Than a Year
Peggy Thomas (Margaret Standish Thomas ’64)

The Moral Quandary of Heels 
Kathleen Helen Levey ’82
Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing

On Anzio Beach
Elizabeth Alexander ’78
Ravenna Press

An Organized Panic
Patty Friedmann ’68
Old Stone Press

The Right Kind of Rogue (Playful Brides, Book 8)
Valerie Bowman ’96
St. Martin’s Paperbacks

Saints for All Occasions
J. Courtney Sullivan ’03

Scheduled to Death: A Maggie McDonald Mystery
Mary Feliz (Mary Cooper Feliz ’80)
Lyrical Underground

Skating on the Vertical
Jan English Leary ’72

Still Kicking: A Lainie Lovett Mystery
Judith Arnold (Barbara Keiler ’74)
Clio Books

To Lay to Rest Our Ghosts
Caitlin Hamilton Summie ’90

The Velveteen Daughter
Laurel Davis Huber ’73
She Writes Press

Wild Nights: A Novel
Ruth Wolff ’53

Will You Ever Change?
Aurélie Valognes; translated from the French by Wendeline A. Hardenberg (Wendy Hardenberg ’05)


Aging with Wisdom: Reflections, Stories and Teachings
Olivia Ames Hoblitzelle ’59
Monkfish Book Publishing

The Art of the Sponge: A Handbook for Hosts and Houseguests
Christina Griffin (Christina O’Dunne Griffin ’66)

Authoritarian Legality: Law, Workers and the State in Contemporary China
Mary Gallagher ’91
Cambridge University Press

Butterfly Politics
Catharine A. MacKinnon ’69
Belknap Press

Creative Collaborations through Inclusive Theatre and Community Based Learning: Students in Transition
Lisa A. Kramer ’90 and Judy Freedman Fask MEd ’81
Palgrave Macmillan

Dig Where You Are: How One Person’s Efforts Can Save a Life, Empower a Community and Create Meaningful Change in the World
Nan Alexander Doyal ’85
Casper Press

Robert Hatfield Ellsworth; edited by Julia Meech ’63 and Jane Oliver
Japanese Art Society of America

Do You Feel as Old as You Are? Conversations with my Granddaughter
Anne Simpson (Anne Dodge Simpson ’57)
Huff Publishing Associates

Drink: A Four Year Survival Guide
Amanda Orr ’90
MaGu Publishing

Entrepreneurial You: Monetize Your Expertise, Create Multiple Income Streams, and Thrive
Dorie Clark ’97
Harvard Business Review Press

Feminist Views from Somewhere: Post-Jungian Themes in Feminist Theory
Leslie Gardner (Leslie Gardner Pantucci ’70) and Frances Gray, eds.

Finding Feminism: Millennial Activists and the Stalled Gender Revolution
Alison Dahl Crossley ’02
NYU Press

Friendship Matters: Memoir, Life Lessons, Laughter
Sanda Neshin Bernstein ’69 and Wendy Satin Rapaport

A Generous Vision: The Creative Life of Elaine de Kooning
Cathy Curtis (Cathy Schwartz Curtis ’72)
Oxford University Press

A History of Medicine in 50 Discoveries
Marguerite Vigliani ’70 and Gale Eaton ’69
Tilbury House Publishers

Honor the Past: A History of the First Congregational Church of Greenwich, 1965–2015
Pat Fulkerson Larrabee ’66

How Places Make Us: Novel LBQ Identities in Four Small Cities
Japonica Brown-Saracino ’99
University of Chicago Press

Immaculate Assumptions: All the Stuff You Heard About the Bible That Isn’t True
Cornelia Scott Cree ’57

The Jewish Annotated New Testament: Second Edition
Amy-Jill Levine ’78 and Marc Zvi Brettler, eds.
Oxford University Press

Julia Morgan’s Berkeley City Club: The Story of a Building
Sarah Gill ’59
Sarah Gill

Libertarianism: Pro and Con
George R. Ingham MSW ’89

Nonfiction (continued)

Life Among the Scorpions: Memoirs of a Woman in Indian Politics
Jaya Jaitly (Jaya Chettur Jaitly ’63)

The Limits of Whiteness: Iranian Americans and the Everyday Politics of Race
Neda Maghbouleh ’04
Stanford University Press

Making the Mark: Gender, Identity, and Genital Cutting
Miroslava Prazak ’79
Ohio University Press

Mediterranean Encounters: Artists Between Europe and the Ottoman Empire, 1774–1839
Elisabeth A. Fraser ’84
Penn State University Press

Memories and Miracles: Stories and Reflections on Russians from an American Missionary
Mary Theresa Webb (Terry Williams Webb ’54)

Messages from God: An Illuminated Devotional
Kathleen Schwab (Kathleen Feeley Schwab ’89); photography by Therese Kay ’91

Modern Jewish Baker: Challah, Babka, Bagels & More
Shannon Sarna (Shannon Goldberg Sarna ’04)
Countryman Press

The Monastery and the Microscope: Conversations with the Dalai Lama on Mind, Mindfulness, and the Nature of Reality
Wendy Hasenkamp, ed., with Janna R. White ’07
Yale University Press

Monologues and Duologues from the Plays of Ruth Wolff 
Ruth Wolff ’53

Mysterious Builder of Seattle Landmarks: Searching for My Father
Paula Pederson (Paula Holden Palmer ’55)
VIE Communication

Ottman & Company: One Daughter Remembers
Jacquelyn A. Ottman ’77

Our Emily Dickinsons: American Women Poets and the Intimacies of Difference
Vivian R. Pollak (Vivian Rogosa Pollak ’59)
University of Pennsylvania Press

Portland Cooks: Recipes from the City’s Best Restaurants and Bars
Danielle Centoni ’97
Figure 1 Publishing

Really Important Stuff My Cat Has Taught Me
Cynthia L. Copeland ’82

Renoir: An Intimate Biography
Barbara Ehrlich White ’58
Thames & Hudson

Rock & Roll at Any Age: A Rebellious Look at Life, Health & Spiritual Wisdom from the Sassy Sage
Joan Lubar (Joan Lubar-Alvarez ’64)
Love Your Life Publishing

Sharing Books, Talking Science: Exploring Scientific Concepts with Children’s Literature
Valerie Bang-Jensen (Valerie Fischer Bang-Jensen ’77) and Mark Lubkowitz

Sport of a Lifetime: Enduring Personal Stories From Tennis
Judy Aydelott (Judy Agor Aydelott ’63)
New Chapter Press

Startups Demystified: Founders Share Strategies, Secrets, and Lessons Learned
Barbara Hou ’03

The Stories of Science: Integrating Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening into Science Instruction, 6–12
Janet MacNeil, Mark Goldner and Melissa London ’91

Tamed and Untamed: Close Encounters of the Animal Kind
Sy Montgomery and Elizabeth Marshall Thomas ’53; forward by Vicki Constantine Croke
Chelsea Green Publishing

Ten Dollars to Hate: The Texas Man Who Fought the Klan
Patricia Bernstein (Patricia Hoffman Bernstein ’66)
Texas A&M University Press

Talking Pictures: How to Watch Movies
Ann Hornaday ’82
Basic Books

The Ways Women Age: Using and Refusing Cosmetic Intervention
Abigail T. Brooks ’93
New York University Press

Trigger Warnings: History, Theory, Context
Emily J. M. Knox ’98, ed.
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Where to Find Peace & Quiet in London
Elizabeth von Pier (Elizabeth Yanginski von Pier ’66)

Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries
Kory Stamper (Kory Behny Stamper ’96)

The World Is Your Oracle: Divinatory Practices for Tapping Your Inner Wisdom and Getting the Answers You Need
Nancy Vedder-Shults ’69
Fair Winds Press


Air-breathing Life
Abigail Warren (Abigail Warren Dolinger AC ’86)
Finishing Line Press

Before the Vote After
Jane Yolen '60
Levellers Press

Bird Flying through the Banquet
Judy Kronenfeld (Judy Zahler Kronenfeld ’64)
FutureCycle Press

Bottles and Bones
Ayesha Chatterjee (Ayesha Bhattacharjee Chatterjee ’91)
Bayeux Arts

chasing dragonflies: I grow tired of waiting
Yvonne Garrett ’85 and Mary Ellen Sanger

Glory Bush and Green Banana
Pamela Harrison (Pamela Harrison McCullough ’68)
Turning Point Books

In Praise of Flesh: New and Selected Poems
Sally Anderson Kitt Chappell ’50

Mansour: Speaking the Language of Life & Love
Bonita LloydNettles ’75

Ninety-Nine Names of the Beloved: Intimations of the Beauty and Power of the Divine
Camille Hamilton Adams Helminski ’73
Sweet Lady Press

Children/Young Adult

Daring to Dig: Adventures of Women in American Paleontology
Beth Stricker; illustrated by Alana McGillis ’15
Paleontological Research Institution

Double Take! A New Look at Opposites
Susan Hood (Susan Hood Kueffner ’76); illustrated by Jay Fleck
Candlewick Studio

Goodnight, Mr. Clutterbuck
Mauri Kunnas; translated from the Finnish by Jill Timbers ’76
Elsewhere Editions

I Will Love You
Alyssa Satin Capucilli; illustrated by Lisa Anchin ’04
Cartwheel Books

Sarah Moon ’04
Arthur A. Levine Books

Nikki Ehrlich; illustrated by Zoey Abbott Wagner ’96

Who Counts?: 100 Sheep, 10 Coins, and 2 Sons
Amy-Jill Levine ’78 and Sandy Eisenberg Sasso; illustrated by Margaux Meganck
Westminster John Knox Press



Address to Die For: A Maggie McDonald Mystery
Mary Feliz (Mary Cooper Feliz ’80)
Lyrical Underground

America’s First Daughter
Stephanie Dray ’93 and Laura Kamoie
William Morrow Paperbacks

Behind Picket Fences
Hend Hegazi ’00
FB Publishing

The Bowl with Gold Seams
Ellen Prentiss Campbell (Ellen Campbell Pskowski ’75)
Apprentice House Press, Loyola University

Every Anxious Wave
Mo Daviau (Monique Daviau ’98)
St. Martin’s Press

For Good: An Out in Portland Novel
Karelia Stetz-Waters ’99
Forever Yours

In the Sounds and Seas
Marnie Galloway ’06
One Peace Books

John Milton Is Dead
Enid Keil Sichel ’67
Off the Common Books

The Last Samurai
Helen DeWitt ’80
New Directions

Out of Sorts
Aurélie Valognes; translated by Wendeline A. Hardenberg (Wendy Hardenberg ’05)

Project Anastasis
Jacques Vandroux; translated by Wendeline A. Hardenberg (Wendy Hardenberg ’05)

A Scot in the Dark (Scandal & Scoundrel, Book 2)
Sarah MacLean (Sarah Trabucchi ’00)
Avon Books

Sing Me Home
Shannon O’Brien ’13
Bella Books

A Spoonful of Sugar
Amanda Orr ’90
MaGu Publishing

Terrible Virtue
Ellen Feldman ’63

The Honeymoon
Dinitia Smith ’67
Other Press


Awakening the Energies of Love: Discovering Fire for the Second Time (Second Edition)
Anne Hillman ’57
Bramble Books

Brand, Meet Story: How to Create Engaging Content to Win Business and Influence Your Audience
Heather Pemberton Levy ’88

Careful Old Letters: A Jewish Family’s Story: Lodz–Warsaw–Paris
Alexandra Weinbaum (Alexandra Wolkowicz Weinbaum ’63)
Epigraph Publishing Service

Chinese Dance: In the Vast Land and Beyond
Shih-Ming Li Chang MFA ’86 and Lynn E. Frederiksen MFA ’87
Wesleyan University Press

Citizen Scientist: Searching for Heroes and Hope in an Age of Extinction
Mary Ellen Hannibal ’81
The Experiment

A Cole Porter Companion
Don M. Randel, Matthew Shaftel and Susan Forscher Weiss MA ’67, eds.
University of Illinois Press

Drawn Together: The Biography of Caldecott Award–Winning Authors Berta and Elmer Hader
Sybilla Avery Cook ’52
Concordia University

Education in Nineteenth-Century British Literature: Exclusion as Innovation
Sheila Cordner ’03

Elegant English: The Charlotte Stout Hooker Collection of British Porcelain and Related Ceramics
Letitia Roberts (Tish Roberts ’64)
Dixon Gallery and Gardens

The Experiential Guide to Law Practice Management: Owning and Operating Your Own Firm
Lynne Adair Kramer ’73 and Ann L. Nowak
Carolina Academic Press

Feed Your Vegetarian Teen: A Practical Guide to Serving Easy Meals the Whole Family Will Enjoy
Donna Feldman (Donna Psiaki Feldman ’73)

Food and Architecture: At the Table
Samantha L. Martin-McAuliffe ’98

For Love of the Land: A History of the Wintergreen Community
Mary Buford Hitz ’63
Blackwell Press

Funded! How I Leveraged My Passion to Live a Fulfilling Life and How You Can Too
Lucy Gent Foma ’09
Morgan James Publishing

Gerontology: Changes, Challenges, and Solutions
Madonna Harrington Meyer and Elizabeth A. Daniele ’02, eds.

Gluten Exposed: The Science Behind the Hype and How to Navigate to a Healthy, Symptom-Free Life
Peter H. R. Green and Rory Jones (Rory Kaplan Jones ’68)
William Morrow

God Is Not a Boy’s Name: Becoming Woman, Becoming Priest
Lyn G. Brakeman (Lyn Gillespie Brakeman ’60)
Cascade Books

Gun Culture in Early Modern England
Lois G. Schwoerer (Lois Green Schwoerer ’49)
The University of Virginia Press

Hidden Data: The Blind Eye of Science
Helene Z. Hill (Helene Zimmerman Hill ’50)

A History of Ambition in 50 Hoaxes
Gale Eaton ’69
Tilbury House Publishers

How to Read Medieval Art
Wendy A. Stein ’69
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

In Julia’s Kitchen: Practical and Convivial Kitchen Design Inspired by Julia Child
Pamela Heyne (Pamela Heyne Widell ’62) and Jim Scherer

It Was Magic
Emily Wood (Emily Churchill Wood ’46)

Katonah Yoga Coloring Book No. 1
Nevine Michaan; illustrated by Susan Fierro (Susan Thompson Fierro ’90)
Puritan Press

Nonfiction (continued)

“Keep the Damned Women Out”: The Struggle for Coeducation
Nancy Weiss Malkiel ’65
Princeton University Press

Letters From Susie: Growing Up Ghanaian 1962–2015
Katherine S. Miller (Kathie Spalt Miller ’62)
Peace Corps Writers

Liberating Minds: The Case for College in Prison
Ellen Condliffe Lagemann ’67
The New Press

Life Repair Toolkit
Pamm S. Edwards AC ’04

Looking Back from the Gate: A Story of Love, Art, and Dementia
Phyllis Chinlund ’61
Maine Authors Publishing

Magic Square 2017 Monthly Planner: Embodying the Archetype: The Body as the Magic Cube
Nevine Michaan; illustrated by Susan Fierro (Susan Thompson Fierro ’90)
Katonah Yoga

A Matter of Honor: Pearl Harbor: Betrayal, Blame, and a Family’s Quest for Justice
Anthony Summers and Robbyn Swan ’84

The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Masterpiece Paintings
Kathryn Calley Galitz ’86

My Heart Rocks
Amy Dykens ’83
Schiffer Publishing

Real World Clinical Social Work: Find Your Voice and Find Your Way
Danna R. Bodenheimer ’98, MSW ’05
The New Social Worker Press

Reparation and Reconciliation: The Rise and Fall of Integrated Higher Education
Christi M. Smith ’99
The University of North Carolina Press

Staging Blackness and Performing Whiteness in Eighteenth-Century German Drama
Wendy Sutherland ’87

Textile Technology and Design: From Interior Space to Outer Space
Deborah Schneiderman and Alexa Griffith Winton (Katherine Griffith ’90), eds.
Bloomsbury Publishing

This Is Cancer: Everything You Need to Know, from the Waiting Room to the Bedroom
Laura Holmes Haddad ’97
Seal Press

Twenty-Six Seconds: A Personal History of the Zapruder Film
Alexandra Zapruder ’91
Twelve Books

Who’s Calling? Ministry Discernment, Disasters, Restoration
Mary Theresa Webb (Terry Williams Webb ’54)
Redemption Press

With Dogs at the Edge of Life
Colin Dayan ’71
Columbia University Press

The Yarn Animal Book
Caroline M. Staples (Caroline McGrath Staples ’66)


And Who By Nobody’s Son?
Dane Kuttler ’08
Choose the Sword Press

Easinesses Found
Fan Ogilvie (Fanny Staunton Ogilvie ’66)
Tisbury Printer

Falling: Love Struck: The God Poems
Sophy Burnham (Sophy Doub Burnham ’58)
Finishing Line Press

Forbidden City
Gail Mazur (Gail Beckwith Mazur ’59)
University of Chicago Press

Noah’s Boat
CB Follett (Carolyn Brown Follett ’58)
Many Voices Press

CB Follett (Carolyn Brown Follett ’58)
Many Voices Press

Slip Through the Keyhole
Adria Estribou ’95
Wing Sound Media

Children/Young Adult

Ada’s Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay
Susan Hood (Susan Hood Kueffner ’76); illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Cheesy & Cheska Love Chocolate
Kira Romano ’14

Going Geek
Charlotte Huang ’93
Delacorte Press

Grumbles from the Town: Mother-Goose Voices with a Twist
Jane Yolen ’60 and Rebecca Kai Dotlich; illustrated by Angela Matteson

Hillary Clinton: The Life of a Leader
Shana Corey ’96; illustrated by Adam Gustavson
Random House Books for Young Readers

Lady Lucy’s Quest
Karen Gross (Karen Abelmann Gross ’74); illustrated by Ji Woo Jasmine Shin and So Young Jang

Malala: A Hero for All
Shana Corey ’96; illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
Random House Books for Young Readers

Missy Piggle-Wiggle and the Whatever Cure
Ann M. Martin ’77
Feiwel & Friends

Poetry for Kids: Emily Dickinson
Susan Snively (Susan Rumble Snively ’67); illustrated by Christine Davenier
MoonDance Press

The Princess Who Could Be You, Book I
Linda W. Ostrander MA ’60

Real Sisters Pretend
Megan Dowd Lambert ’96; illustrated by Nicole Tadgell
Tilbury House Publishers

The Secret Subway
Shana Corey ’96; illustrated by Red Nose Studio
Schwartz & Wade

The Single-Minded Prince
Carrie Staples (Caroline McGrath Staples ’66)

A Week of Mondays
Jessica Brody ’01
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

What Does It Mean to Be an Entrepreneur?
Rana DiOrio and Emma D. Dryden ’86; illustrated by Ken Min
Little Pickle Press

The Wild Life of Limericks: From A to Z
Jean Merrill ’69 and Douglas Munch; illustrated by David Bygott
Art Bookbindery



A Little Life
Hanya Yanagihara ’95

Alice in Bed
Judith Hooper ’71
Counterpoint Press

Contents Under Pressure
Ellen Prentiss Campbell (Ellen Campbell Pskowski ’75)
Broadkill River Press

Do Not Open for 50 Years (The Cooper Family Saga, Volume 3)
Patty Friedmann ’68

Heart Collector
Jacques Vandroux; translated by Wendeline A. Hardenberg (Wendy Hardenberg ’05)

Idyll Threats: A Thomas Lynch Novel
Stephanie Gayle ’97
Seventh Street Books

Love, Alba
Sophy Burnham (Sophy Doub Burnham ’58)
River Sanctuary Publishing

Love in the Land of Barefoot Soldiers
Frances Vieta ’64
Yucca Publishing

Pillars of the International Economic and Social Organization: A Play
Marina Dean (Marina Dejanovic ’65)
Troubador Publishing Ltd.

Show Me Your Face
Goldie Gendler Silverman ’54

The Brockhurst File: A Mat Ladies Novel
Lynne Adair Kramer ’73 and Jane Dillof Mincer
Mat Ladies

The Heart Has Many Doors: A Novel of Emily Dickinson
Susan Snively (R. Susan Rumble Snively ’67)
White River Press

The House on Round Hill Road
Deborah Livesey ’74

The Puppet Turners of Narrow Interior
Stephanie Barbé Hammer (Stephanie Hammer ’76)
Urban Farmhouse Press

The Rogue Not Taken (Scandal & Scoundrel, Book 1)
Sarah MacLean (Sarah Trabucchi ’00)
Avon Books

Thicker Than Blood
Jan English Leary ’72
Fomite Press

Trail Ways Pilgrims: Stories
Patricia Flaherty Pagan (Patty Flaherty MSW ’98)
Spider Road Press

Vanishing Act
Brooke Pacy (Brooke Page Pacy ’55)
Maine Authors Publishing



A History of Civilization in 50 Disasters
Gale Eaton ’69
Tilbury House Publishers

Addiction Is the Symptom: Heal the Cause and Prevent Relapse with 12 Steps That Really Work
Rosemary Ellsworth Brown (Rosemary Brown AC ’89)
Algorithm Books

Assessment for Learning in Waldorf Classrooms: How Waldorf Teachers Measure Student Progress Toward Lifelong Learning Goals
Sara Ciborski (Sara Schlotterer Ciborski ’64) and Helen-Ann Ireland
Academica Press

Beans and Field Peas: A Savor the South Cookbook
Sandra A. Gutierrez (Sandra Alfaro Gutierrez ’87)
The University of North Carolina Press

Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family
Amy Ellis Nutt ’77
Random House

Birds of Vieques Island, Puerto Rico: Status, Abundance, and Conservation
Daphne deJersey Gemmill (Daphne Gemmill ’67)
Birds Caribbean

Bistronomy: Recipes from the Best New Paris Bistros
Jane Sigal ’80; foreword by Patricia Wells

Book Banning in 21st-Century America
Emily J. M. Knox ’98
Rowman & Littlefield

Boredom in the Classroom: Addressing Student Motivation, Self-Regulation, and Engagement in Learning
Gayle Macklem MA ’67

Bread, Wine, Chocolate: The Slow Loss of Foods We Love
Simran Sethi ’92

Brussels to Beirut to Bali: The 1958 World Travels of Four Girls in a Second-Hand Chevy
Dana Matthaei Kent ’56
Kieran Publishing

Carolina Israelite: How Harry Golden Made Us Care About Jews, the South, and Civil Rights
Kimberly Marlowe Hartnett AC ’01
University of North Carolina Press

Creating a College That Works: Audrey Cohen and Metropolitan College of New York
Grace G. Roosevelt (Grace Goodyear Roosevelt ’64)
State University of New York Press

Faithfully Feminist: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Feminists on Why We Stay
Gina Messina-Dysert, Jennifer Zobair (Jennifer Ziska Zobair ’93) and Amy Levin, co-eds.
White Cloud Press

Flavorful: 150 Irresistible Desserts in All-Time Favorite Flavors
Tish Boyle (Tish Boyle Eggleston ’84)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Frank Lloyd Wright: The Man Who Played with Blocks
Pia Licciardi Abate and Leslie M. Freudenheim (Leslie Mandelson Freudenheim ’63)
Royalston Books

Galloping to Freedom: Saving the Adobe Town Appaloosas
Carol Walker ’83
Painted Hills Publishing

Get Started Quilting: The Complete Beginner Guide
Jessica Alexandrakis (Jessica Hastings Alexandrakis ’01)

Nonfiction (Continued)

Improvisation at the Speed of Life: The TJ & Dave Book
T.J. Jagodowski and David Pasquesi with Pam Victor ’88
Solo Roma

Life Bites
Karen McCusker ’73

Living Buddhism: Mind, Self, and Emotion in a Thai Community
Julia Cassaniti ’99
Cornell University Press

Marnie the Dog: I’m a Book
Shirley Braha ’04
Grand Central Publishing

My Life on the Road
Gloria Steinem ’56
Random House

Our Lady of the Rock: Vision and Pilgrimage in the Mojave Desert
Lisa M. Bitel (Lisa Bitel ’80)
Cornell University Press

Portraits of the Vestal Virgins, Priestesses of Ancient Rome
Molly M. Lindner (Molly McGlannan Lindner ’70)
University of Michigan Press

Reading Picture Books with Children: How to Shake Up Storytime and Get Kids Talking About What They See
Megan Dowd Lambert ’96

Science for Parents: A Guide to Teaching Children About the Natural World
Karla Talanian (Karla Kopczynski Talanian ’85)

Stealing Sisi’s Star: How a Master Thief Nearly Got Away With Austria’s Most Famous Jewel
Jennifer Bowers Bahney ’90

The Inspired Landscape: Twenty-One Leading Landscape Architects Explore the Creative Process
Susan Cohen (Susan Komroff Cohen ’62)
Timber Press

The Invaders: How Humans and Their Dogs Drove Neanderthals to Extinction
Pat Shipman ’70
Belknap Press

The Soup Club Cookbook: Feed Your Friends, Feed Your Family, Feed Yourself
Courtney Allison ’95, Tina Carr, Caroline Laskow and Julie Peacock
Clarkson Potter

The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientist’s Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults
Frances E. Jensen (Frances Jensen ’78) with Amy Ellis Nutt (Amy Nutt ’77)

Through the Passageway: The Education of a Teacher at City and Country School
Jane Llewellyn Smith (Jane Miller Smith ’57)
Jane Llewellyn Smith

Transmedia Marketing: From Film and TV to Games and Digital Media
Ann Zeiser ’83
Focal Press

Unequal City: Race, Schools, and Perceptions of Injustice
Carla Shedd ’00
Russell Sage Foundation

You’re the Best: A Celebration of Friendship
The Satellite Sisters (Lian Dolan, Monica Dolan, Sheila Dolan, Liz Dolan and Julie Dolan ’77)
Prospect Park Books

Well Read, Well Fed: A Year of Great Reads and Simple Dishes for Book Groups
Marcia F. Brown '75
Sellers Publishing

Women and Justice for the Poor: A History of Legal Aid, 1863–1945
Felice Batlan ’87
Cambridge University Press

Women Representatives in Britain, France, and the United States
Harriet B. Applewhite (Harriet Branson Applewhite ’62)
Palgrave Macmillan



A Crown for Gumecindo
Laurie Ann Guerrero AC ’08
Aztlan Libre Press, May 2015

Paradise Drive
Rebecca Foust ’79
Press 53

Pelvis with Distance
Jessica Jacobs ’02
White Pine Press

The Café of Our Departure
Priscilla Atkins (Priscilla Drickamer Atkins ’79)
Sibling Rivalry Press


Children/Young Adult

A Crow of His Own
Megan Dowd Lambert ’96; illustrated by David Hyde Costello

A Penguin Named Patience: A Hurricane Katrina Rescue Story
Suzanne Lewis; illustrated by Lisa Anchin ’04
Sleeping Bear Press

Daniel and His Starry Night Blanket: A Story of Illness and Sibling Love
Sally Loughridge (Sara Blakeslee Busch ’66)
Maine Authors Publishing

For the Record
Charlotte Huang ’93
Delacorte Press

Betsy Cornwell ’10
Clarion Books

Oscar Takes Off!: The Eco-Adventures of “Oscocopter”
Liz Lord ’96

The Temple of Doubt
Anne Boles Levy ’85
Sky Pony Press

The Yoyo and the Piggy Bank
Susan Werner Thoresen ’66; illustrated by Keith Eveland
Peter E. Randall Publisher

When the Sky Is Like Lace
Elinor Lander Horwitz ’50; illustrated by Barbara Cooney (Barbara Porter Cooney ’38)
Islandport Press


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Rowing for the Gold

Elite para rower Hallie Smith ’16 was diagnosed with hereditary spastic paraplegia while a student at Smith, but it was only after she lost the use of her legs that she took up the sport.  Smith, a member of the U.S. national rowing team, won a bronze medal in the 2018 World Rowing Championships. Now she is a contender for the 2020 Paralympics.

Deborah Farrington ’72: Dare to Take Risks

Deborah Farrington ’72 has turned her eye for opportunity—and willingness to take a chance—into a successful career in venture capital. Now she wants to make sure other women have access to funds to fuel their ambitions.

Growing a Creative, Sustainable Enterprise

Katy Moonan ’12 combined her interest in microfinance with her passion for the arts and sustainability by founding ArteSana, a nonprofit based in Holyoke, Massachusetts, that produces beautiful woven goods.

Lessons From the Reef

Smith's innovative coral education program marks 20 years of teaching and researching in Belize.

A Handbook for Life

How do you navigate life’s challenges, stay true to yourself and create the life you really need—not just the one society says you should want? Rowena Caanen ’17 is helping to provide some answers.

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