My Day  

"My Day": The Best of Eleanor Roosevelt’s Acclaimed Newspaper Columns, 1936-1962. My Day… collects a wide range of columns written by the longest serving First Lady in American history who then went on to chair the United Nations Commission on Human Rights.

Published by: Da Capo Press / Perseus Books / Hachette

Paperback ISBN 978-0-306-81010-7; Ebook ISBN 978-0-7867-3140-4


School Library Journal: “Best Books of the Year” Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., "What a remarkable woman she was! These sprightly and touching selections from Eleanor Roosevelt's famous column evoke an extraordinary personality."

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: “My Day reminds us how great a woman she was.”

Rain Taxi Online: “For those of us who failed to learn about 20th-century American history in school, these columns, with invaluable headnotes by editor David Emblidge, offer an inspiring way to make up for lost time.” “The book provides great historical insight into the issues America was facing during that time. Eleanor Roosevelt was truly a remarkable woman- her strength, dedication, and commitment is to be admired.”