Books by Charlotte Gordon

Released: May 5, 2015

"What the two women had in common was their writing talent, strength, and dedication to the fight for women's education and rights. While Gordon tells their stories well, moving back and forth between the Marys can be perplexing."
Gordon (English/Endicott Coll.; The Woman Who Named God: Abraham's Dilemma and the Birth of Three Faiths, 2007) delivers a drama-filled dual biography of Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797) and her daughter, Mary Shelley (1797-1851).
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Released: July 28, 2009

"Fresh take on an old topic."
Literary study of the story of Abraham, Sarah and Hagar. Read full book review >
Released: March 1, 2005

"Lends exciting textual possibilities to the turmoil beneath Bradstreet's 'glowing breast.'"
Poet Gordon offers a thorough, occasionally whimsical, and hearteningly feminist take on the life of early Puritan pioneer and pundit Anne Bradstreet. Read full book review >