Books Sex Object A Memoir by Jessica Valenti Hardcover, 204 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $25.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleSex ObjectSubtitleA MemoirAuthorJessica Valenti Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary The founder of Feministing.com examines the toll everyday sexism takes on women, and shares funny, embarrassing, painful, and sometimes illegal moments from her own life that illuminate what it's like to be a woman today. Genres: Nonfiction History & Society Biography & Memoir Also by Jessica Valenti Believe Me Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Sex Object NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2016's Great Reads December 6, 2016 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews Yes, All Men (And Everyone Else) Need To Read 'Sex Object' June 12, 2016 Jessica Valenti's powerful new memoir examines the toll sexism takes on women's lives. Sex Object doesn't offer solutions; instead, it bears witness to the daily grind of harassment and hatred.