Famous Women

Fame has pluses and minuses: the power, influence, ability to make a difference and possible fortune versus the inevitable, inescapable spotlight on every achievement and every mistake. Women in the glare earned their top spots – often with a hard climb; they know the pros and cons, and now they’re sharing what they’ve learned.

Summaries

The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder

Caroline Fraser

Metropolitan Books, 2017

R 9
Standing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding the Courage to Lead

Cecile Richards

Touchstone, 2018

8

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Simon & Schuster, 2017

9
Rewriting the Rules for Success

Ivanka Trump

Portfolio, 2017

R 6
Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back

Gretchen Carlson

Center Street, 2017

8
My Leadership Journey

Carly Fiorina

Sentinel, 2015

6
Living and Working to Your Full Potential

Mika Brzezinski

Perseus Books, 2015

7
A Memoir

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Wall Street Journal Books, 2014

9
Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

Sheryl Sandberg

Knopf, 2013

R 9

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Simon & Schuster, 2003

9