Wiener refers to Facebook as the “social network everyone said they hated but no one could stop logging in to,” and Amazon as “an online superstore that had gotten its start in the nineties by selling books on the World Wide Web--not because the founder had a love of literature, but because he had a love of consumers.”

Lisa Taddeo’s debut nonfiction work, “Three Women,” follows the intriguing sexual behaviors of Maggie, a high schooler in North Dakota, Lina, a suburban housewife of rural Indiana and Sloane, a successful restaurant owner on the East Coast, in a framework that resembles fiction, though the s…