Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Writers Gotta Read, Right? Women's History Month

Alrighty, folks, we're winding down on Women's History Month (which includes International Women's Day), but that doesn't mean we have to stop reading relevant books on March 31st! So, roll up your reading sleeves, and let's march forward with some reading lists for your consideration:

Moving on to young adults:
And finally, for the kiddies:
If you have any favorite books, old or new, that highlight the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society, go ahead and leave a comment and let us know!

Ann Parker authors the award-winning Silver Rush historical mystery series published by Poisoned Pen Press, an imprint of Sourcebooks. During the day, she wrangles words for a living as a science editor/writer and marketing communications specialist (which is basically a fancy term for "editor/writer"). Her midnight hours are devoted to scribbling fiction. Visit AnnParker.net for more information.


  1. The first book that comes to mind is Little Women. Why? I am a fiction reader who seldom ventures into the nonfiction area. Jo March was an independent woman who showed what a determined girl can do when she puts her mind to it; and as such, she set an example for other women. This may not be quite what you had in mind...

    1. Oohhhh I loved Little Women! I haven't read it in ages. Must find my copy from long ago and do so. Thanks, Linda, for the reminder!


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