One new book came into my house last week. What new books came into yours?
The Only Woman in the Room: The Norma Paulus Story by Norma Paulus with Gail Wells and Pat McCord Amacher, published by OSU Press.
Norma Paulus is an Oregon politician who, when she became Oregon’s Secretary of State in 1976 was the first woman to be elected to a statewide office in Oregon. She's been a long-time hero of mine and I've been looking forward to reading her memoirs. I only wish they had used this picture for the cover:
Thanks for joining me for Mailbox Monday, a weekly "show & tell" blog event where participants share the books they acquired the week before. Visit the Mailbox Monday website to find links to all the participants' posts and read more about Books that Caught our Eye.
Mailbox Monday is graciously hosted by Leslie of Under My Apple Tree, Serena of Savvy Verse & Wit, and Vicki of I'd Rather Be at the Beach.
Monday, May 1, 2017
Mailbox Monday: The Only Woman in the Room by Norma Paulus
Posted by Gilion at Rose City Reader at 9:00 AM 4 comments
Labels: Mailbox Monday , Oregon , Oregon author , OSU Press
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I agree about the cover photo choice - love those red, white and blue striped pants!ReplyDelete
Great cover, and sounds like a good book.ReplyDelete
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I agree about the cover. The second picture is so much more colorful.ReplyDelete
That second photo is a great image. Sounds like a worthwhile book.ReplyDelete
Enjoy - Happy Reading!