In Their Shoes

Extraordinary Women Describe Their Amazing Careers

By Deborah Reber; Lisa Fyfe (Designed by)
(Simon Pulse, Paperback, 9781416925781, 432pp.)

Publication Date: April 10, 2007

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Hardcover

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Find out what you really want to know about your career choices:

What will I do every day?

Will I wear Prada or Old Navy?

Play with kids on the playground, or with bigwigs in the boardroom?

Power lunch at the Ivy, or bag lunch at my desk?

What kind of education do I need?

This book is packed full of answers. "Day in the life" profiles will inspire you, while a ton of sidebars, lists, and helpful tips will get you started right away on finding the career that's right for you. Discover words of wisdom from women in the workforce, including:

Shonda Rhimes, creator and executive producer of Grey's Anatomy, who thinks her job is like running a small country -- PAGE 2

Susan Schulz, editor in chief of CosmoGIRL!, who compares her life to both a chess game and the prom -- PAGE 289

U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer, who says that if you're passionate about an issue, you can turn it into a career -- PAGE 283

Browse through the profiles to find the job that's right for you, or use the career chooser to narrow your search.

Packed with informative and inspirational advice from women at every stage of their careers, In Their Shoes is a must-have reference for every aspiring working girl!

About the Author

Deborah Reber is an accomplished author for tweens and teens.  A former children's television executive, Deborah uses her writing, speaking, and volunteering to empower and inspire girls everywhere to live their best life.  Deborah is the author of two Simon Pulse non-fiction books: In Their Shoes and Chill. She lives in Seattle.  Please visit Deborah at or 

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