It's Messy: On Boys, Boobs, And Badass Women by Amanda De CadenetIt's Messy: On Boys, Boobs, And Badass Women by Amanda De Cadenet

It's Messy: On Boys, Boobs, And Badass Women

byAmanda De Cadenet

Hardcover | September 19, 2017

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“10 New Books We’re Dying to Read in September” --The Zoe Report

In this deeply personal collection of essays, creator of the The Conversation Amanda de Cadenet shares the hard-won advice and practical insights she’s gained through her experiences as businesswoman, friend, wife, and mother.

Amanda is on a mission to facilitate conversations that allow all women to be seen, heard, and understood. Through her multimedia platform The Conversation, she interviews some of today’s most bad ass women—from Hillary Clinton to Lady Gaga—in no-holds-barred conversations that get to the heart of what means to be female. Now, in It’s Messy, Amanda offers readers an extension of that conversation, inviting them into her life and sharing her own story.

From childhood fame to a high-profile marriage (and divorce) to teen motherhood to the sexism that threatened to end her career before it started, Amanda shares the good, the bad, and the messy of her life, synthesizing lessons she’s learned along the way. Through it all, she offers an original perspective as a feminist on the front lines of celebrity culture. Edgy, irreverent, poignant and provocative, It’s Messy addresses the issues, concerns, and experiences relevant to women today.

Amanda de Cadenet began her career at fifteen, as the host of The Word, a late-night London television show. At eighteen, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in photography. She now runs The Conversation, a multi-media platform for women, and is a contributor to Marie Claire, Yahoo Style, The Edit-Net-a-Porter’s magazine, Viole...
Title:It's Messy: On Boys, Boobs, And Badass WomenFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.81 inPublished:September 19, 2017Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062412450

ISBN - 13:9780062412454


Editorial Reviews

“This collection of essays from the famed lady boss lives up to its title--from her high-profile divorce to sexism...yeah, it’s messy. But it’s also hilarious, inspirational and always, always honest.”