Posted on March 5, 2012 by vickyjs
In celebration of Women’s History Month, I am going to share the top ten books of the Amelia Bloomer Project blog, an annual booklist of the best feminist books for young readers, ages birth through 18.
Addie on the Inside by James Howe
Basketball Belles: How Two Teams and One Scrappy Player Put Women’s Hoop on the Map by Sue Macy (on order)
Beauty Queens by Libba Bray
Deadly by Julie Chibbaro
Dressmaker of Khair of Khana: Five Sisters, One Remarkable Family, and the Women Who Risked Everything to Keep Them Safe by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: U.S. Supreme Court Justice by Paul McCaffrey
Tillie the Terrible Swede: How One Woman, a Sewing Needle, and a Bicycle Changed History by Sue Stauffacher
Women Heroes of World War II: 26 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Resistance and Rescue by Kathryn Atwood
Wheels of Change: How Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way) by Sue Macy
When She Woke by Hillary Jordan
The complete list can be found here.
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