As seen on the shelf at Barnes and Noble: A Woman’s Place Is at the Top: A Biography of Annie Smith Peck, Queen of the Climbers by Hannah Kimberly
I was horrified by the white supremacist / nazi march in Charlottesville and found this article (In The Wake Of Charlottesville, Every American Should Read These 20 Books by Kristian Wilson | Bustle) to have a number of useful selections to read including Ruins by Margaret Randall, Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class by Ian F. Haney-Lopez, and The Nazis, Capitalism and the Working Class by Donny Gluckstein
Bustle actually ran a wonderful series all through August on Reading Resistance that is worth going through.
My parents are not quite to this point yet but their futures have been on my mind lately. From Hard-Won Advice in Books on Aging and Elder Care by Ron Lieber | New York Times, I found A Bittersweet Season: Caring for Our Aging Parents–and Ourselves by Jane Gross.
I am loving Hillary Clinton’s memoir that came out on September 12th. Here are some good suggestions from Book Riot on other choices. (by Jaime Herndon)