Just Added 7/22/18

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Proud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream by Ibtihaj MuhammadProud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream by Ibtihaj Muhammad
Ibtihaj Muhammad’s path to Olympic greatness has been marked with opposition and near-debilitating challenges because of her race, religion, and gender. As the only woman of color and the only religious minority on the U.S. women’s saber team, again Ibtihaj had to push past stereotypes, misconceptions, and negativity to find her own path to success and Olympic glory.

 

Okay Fine Whatever: The Year I Went From Being Afraid of Everything to Only Being Afraid of Most Things by Courtenay HameisterOkay Fine Whatever: The Year I Went From Being Afraid of Everything to Only Being Afraid of Most Things by Courtenay Hameister
The story of one chronically anxious woman’s hilarious year-long quest to change her own timid nature by seeking out the kinds of experiences she’s spent her life avoiding.

 

Give Me Your Hand by Megan AbbottGive Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott
Kit Owens harbored only modest ambitions for herself when the mysterious Diane Fleming appeared in her high school chemistry class. But Diane’s academic brilliance lit a fire in Kit, and the two developed an unlikely friendship. Until Diane shared a secret that changed everything between them.

 

Clock Dance by Anne TylerClock Dance by Anne Tyler
Without fully understanding why, Willa flies across the country to Baltimore to look after a young woman she’s never met, her nine-year-old daughter, and their dog, Airplane. This impulsive decision will lead her into uncharted territory–surrounded by eccentric neighbors who treat each other like family, she finds solace and fulfillment in unexpected places.