From Amanda Lovelace, a poetry collection in four parts: the princess, the damsel, the queen, and you. The first three sections piece together the life of the author while the final section serves as a note to the reader. This moving book explores love, loss, grief, healing, empowerment, and inspiration.
the princess saves herself in this one is the first book in the "women are some kind of magic" series.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 277 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 13 mm
"As a whole, the collection acts as a tribute to all women who have ever needed a boost of empowerment and inspiration." (Madison Breaux, V Magazine)
"...Amanda Lovelace dives into the topics of modern feminism and empowerment...Read if you've ever thought about love, loss, who you are, and what you want. (So...all of us.)" (Abigail Yonker, The Everygirl)
"This is the book to read if you are on the path to writing your own ending and finding yourself, even when the road to accomplishment is rocky." (Dominique Etzel, Alloy)
"Similar in style-written in straightforward and uncomplicated verse, and content-grappling with themes of female power, love and loss, failure and redemption, pain and healing, poet Amanda Lovelace's The Princess Saves Herself in this One is similar to Kaur's Milk and Honey in another way as well: both books were self-published before going completely viral among readers." (E. CE Miller, Bustle)
"The perfect poetry opener for any fairytale lover and feminist..." (Kerri Jarema, Bustle)
"15 Books You'll Want To Read Over And Over Again" (Zoraida CA(3)rdova, Bustle)
"18 Literary Quotes Every Feminist Needs to Read Right Now"
#5 "the only thing / required / to be / a woman / is to / identify as one. / - period, end of story."
(E. CE Miller, Bustle)
"14 New Books You Definitely Need to Have on Your Radar in February " (Ryan Roschke, PopSugar)
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I wanted to read this slowly to take in every word, but I just couldn't helped myself. I devoured this within an hour and I know if I reread it I'll do exactly the same. These poems made me smile, sob and... More
“Important, accessible, relatable poetry; an essential for all young women.”
Shortlisted for the Costa Prize for poetry, this book deserves all the accolades it deserves. Only in the last year have I really thrown myself into poetry, and this has been at the top of many recommendation lists... More
“A beautiful collection!”
Have had this on my radar for a while, finally got around to picking it up - love it!! A fantastic collection of words, some simple, some complex and all put together to make you think about life! In my opinion it got... More
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