Know Your Power: A Message to America's Daughters (New York: Doubleday, 2008)

When Nancy Pelosi became the first woman Speaker of the House, she made history. Now she continues to inspire women everywhere in this thought-provoking collection of wise words -- her own and those of the important people who played pivotal roles in her journey. In this compelling book, she encourages mothers and grandmothers, daughters and granddaughters to never lose faith, to speak out and make their voices heard, to focus on what matters most and to follow their dreams wherever they may lead.


"Readers will appreciate the spirit, the sincerity, and the context of the message delivered by one of the most powerful women in the nation."

Publisher's Weekly:
"[A] graceful personal and political history...A gentle account from a tough politician."

This book was a New York Times political bestseller. It is also available as a paperback published by Anchor.