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Penguin presents the audio edition of More Than Enough, written and read by Elaine Welteroth.

In this part-manifesto, part-memoir, the revolutionary editor who infused social consciousness into the pages of Teen Vogue explores what it means to come into your own - on your own terms.

Elaine Welteroth has climbed the ranks of media and fashion, shattering ceilings along the way. In this riveting and timely memoir, the groundbreaking editor unpacks lessons on race, identity and success through her own journey, from navigating her way as the unstoppable child of an unlikely interracial marriage in small-town California to finding herself on the front lines of a modern movement for the next generation of change makers. 

Welteroth moves beyond the headlines and highlight reels to share the profound lessons and struggles of being a barrier breaker across so many intersections. As a young boss and the only black woman in the room, she's had enough of the world telling her - and all women - they're not enough. As she learns to rely on herself by looking both inward and upward, we're ultimately reminded that we're more than enough.

©2019 Elaine Welteroth (P)2019 Penguin Audio

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Loved it

A really wonderful story, book, message and person. For anyone who is scared to follow their dreams or to become who they want to be. Also an enlightening view on bi-raciality.

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The book I needed

As a twenty something, I absolutely loved this book! It was relatable on every front - school, work, life, love, the transition into real life adulting (read moving out of home and paying bills), the pressure to succeed at an early age, the damage stress and toxic work environments do to our bodies.... I could go on and on! Elaine didn't just read her book out loud, she told her story. It felt like catching up with a good friend, sharing tea and gossip and deep heart to heart conversations. And having her parents read their parts was a really nice touch. I'll definitely listen to this book again and again.

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So inspiring!

This was so great! I love love loved it! Elaine is a great story teller and the overall book was really inspiring.

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FAB....U...LOUS!

Loved it. Inspiring and honest. Very easy to listen to from start to finish!! Fab!

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Can't fault it. Fascinating look into her life

Can't fault it. Fascinating look into the writers life. Having her parents narrate was a bonus. Inspiring, uplifting, thought-provoking. Incredible!

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Great uplifting book

This book is exciting and motivating piece that will give you back the hunger to succeed.

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Everyone should read

Such a good relatable book! Elaine talks about aspects of life everyone struggles with. Love how she always boils down to faith, purpose and community. Narration is great too!!

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loved it amazing book couldnt stop listening to this audiobook. would recommend to everyone. inspirational

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Loved this book.

Good job Elaine and loved your parents too. As a parent with kids, l got your mums fears.

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Phenomenal

Absolutely phenomenal read. I really enjoyed this book! I learnt a lot about the author and was just so inspired by her story.

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I’ve learned to love who I am even if some parts were forged by fire

Elaine Welteroth so adeptly captures the unique experiences of women of color trying to navigate predominantly white spaces that you will find yourself, nodding “mm-hmm”, clicking your fingers in solidarity, crying and cheering throughout this stellar performance of a book.