Lists and Suggestions

List: Women's History

Berry, Daina Ramey, author.

"A vibrant and empowering history that emphasizes the perspectives and stories of African Amer...

Clinton, Hillary Rodham, author.

Hillary Rodham Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea, share the stories of the gutsy women who have ins...

Lorde, Audre, author.

"First published over forty years ago, The Cancer Journals is a startling, powerful account of...

Mundy, Liza, 1960- author.

Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand wom...

Sharif, Manal, 1979- author.

This is a memoir about living, loving, dreaming, daring, and driving while female--in a country whe...

Skloot, Rebecca, 1972-

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farm...

Haddish, Tiffany, 1979- author.

"From stand-up comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish comes The Last Black Unicorn, a hilarious,...

Abbott, Karen, 1973-

"The never-before-told story of four real-life women who risked everything to take on a life o...

Solnit, Rebecca.

"In her comic, scathing essay "Men Explain Things to Me," Rebecca Solnit took on wha...

Duncombe, Laura Sook, author.

"In the first-ever Seven Seas history of the world's female buccaneers, Pirate Women: The...

Porath, Jason, author.

"A brazen, uproarious collection of illustrations of tough women both historical and fantastic...

Hegar, Mary Jennings, author.

"On June 29, 2009, Air National Guard major Mary Jennings "MJ" Hegar was shot down w...

Renzetti, Elizabeth, author.

Women's rights have moved forward by leaps and bounds, but there are still plenty of issues th...

Clarke, Gemma, author.

"Bold and inspiring profiles of the pioneers, champions, and future heroines of women's s...

Foley, Elizabeth, author.

"Irreverent, inspirational, and a visual delight, What Would Cleopatra Do? shares the wisdom a...

Woodward, Kay, author.

"From historic world leaders to brilliant scientists, artists, and modern-day pioneers, What W...