Books & More, the Freedom Park based bookstore in Lagos, Nigeria, has stocked new biographies of ranking female business and political leaders, the company says in a statement.
Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg attracts ₦6500. Here, Ms. Sandberg draws on her own experience of working in some of the world’s most successful business and looks at what women can do to help themselves.
My Life In Full by Indira Nooyi is sold for ₦10000, as Trade Paperback. “For more than a dozen years as one of the world’s most admired CEOs, Indra Nooyi redefined what it means to be an exceptional leader”, Books & More writes, citing the book’s blurb. “The first woman, person of color, and immigrant to run a Fortune 50 company – and one of the foremost strategic thinkers of our time – Nooyi transformed PepsiCo with a unique vision, a vigorous pursuit of excellence, and a deep sense of purpose. Now, in a rich memoir brimming with grace, grit, and good humor, My Life in Full offers a firsthand view of a legendary career and the sacrifices it so often demanded.
Women and Leadership by Julia Gillard & Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is priced at ₦5500. The book explores gender bias and asks why there aren’t more women in leadership roles?
Spider Woman: A Life by Lady Hale costs ₦12000 at Books & More. The store says: “How does a self-professed girly swot get ahead in a profession dominated by men? A lifelong smasher of glass-ceilings, who took as her motto ‘women are equal to everything’, her landmark rulings in areas including domestic violence, divorce, mental health and equality were her attempt to correct that” .
The Chancellor, a biography of Angela Merkel by Kat Marton is sold at the store for ₦8500. “Famously private, the woman who emerges from these pages is a role model for anyone interested in gaining and keeping power while staying true to one’s moral convictions”.
Manifesto by Bernardine Evaristo comes up at a hefty ₦10000 _”Manifesto is her intimate and fearless account of how she did it.Bernadine Evaristo’s life story is a manifesto for courage, integrity, optimism, resourcefulness and tenacity”, Books & More says.
For these and other biographies, business books, children’s books, novels etc please check out www.booksandmoreng.com or call +2348160868211.