Celebrate Women’s History Month With These Titles!

Book List , Kids

Feminist Baby : He's a Feminist Too!

Title: Feminist Baby : He's a Feminist Too!
By: Loryn Brantz
Published: 2019

Feminism is for everyone, even boy babies!
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My Name is Georgia: A Portrait

Title: My Name is Georgia: A Portrait
By: Jeanette Winter
Published: 2003

Throughout her life Georgia O'Keeffe followed her dreams--and so found her way to become a great American artist.
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I Am Lucille Ball

Title: I Am Lucille Ball
By: Brad Meltzer
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You want to know the rarest kind of biography for kids out there? Try finding one about a hilarious woman from history. They're almost impossible to find! Thank goodness for Lucille Ball. This bio brings you into Lucy's life and shows why the funny girls deserve to be remembered too.
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Finish the Fight! The Brave and Revolutionary Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote

Title: Finish the Fight! The Brave and Revolutionary Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote
By: Veronica Chambers
Published: 2020

This exciting collaboration with the New York Times will reveal the untold stories of the diverse heroines who fought for the 19th amendment.
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Suffragette:  the Battle for Equality

Title: Suffragette: the Battle for Equality
By: David Roberts
Published: 2019

An illustrated book for young people that celebrates dozens of key suffrage figures from the U.K. and U.S. in portraits and scenes that bring them to life.
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Women Artists A to Z

Title: Women Artists A to Z
By: Melanie LaBarge
Published: 2020

An alphabet picture book featuring famous women artists and their most iconic works.
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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

Title: Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
By: Elena Favilli
Published: 2016

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls reinvents fairy tales, inspiring girls with the stories of 100 heroic women from Elizabeth I to Serena Williams.

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Unbeatable Betty

Title: Unbeatable Betty
By: by Allison Crotzer Kimmel -
Published: 2020

A picture-book biography of Betty Robinson, who "at only sixteen years old” became the first female gold medalist in track and field in the 1928 Olympics and an overnight sensation.

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Girls Who Rocked the World heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa

Title: Girls Who Rocked the World heroines from Joan of Arc to Mother Teresa
By: Michelle Roehm McCann
Published: 2012

Introduces women who, through the ages, have made an impact on the world.

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Nothing Stopped Sophie

Title: Nothing Stopped Sophie
By: Cheryl Bardoe
Published: 2018

A biography of Sophie Germain, who grew up during the French Revolution and followed her dream of studying mathematics, becoming the first woman to win a grand prize from the Royal Academy of Sciences and changing the world with her discoveries.

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I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark

Title: I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark
By: Debbie Levy
Published: 2016

Traces the achievements of the celebrated Supreme Court justice through the lens of her many famous acts of civil disagreement against inequality, unfair treatment, and human rights injustice.

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Counting the stars: the story of Katherine Johnson

Title: Counting the stars: the story of Katherine Johnson
By: Lesa Cline-Ransome
Published: 2019

The story of Katherine Johnson, an African American mathematician whose work was critical to the first US space flight.
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Helen's big world: the life of Helen Keller

Title: Helen's big world: the life of Helen Keller
By: Doreen Rappaport
Published: 2012

An illustrated biography of Helen Keller, introducing young readers to her life and legacy, and including quotations by Keller.

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Miss Paul and the President

Title: Miss Paul and the President
By: Dean Robbins
Published: 2016

The story of suffragette Alice Paul and her campaign to win women the right to vote.

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The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever

Title: The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever
By: Joseph H. Hopkins
Published: 2013

Learn about Katherine Olivia Sessions who brought trees to San Diego and created what eventually became Balboa Park.

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So tall within: Sojourner Truth's long walk toward freedom

Title: So tall within: Sojourner Truth's long walk toward freedom
By: Gary Schmidt
Published: 2018

A picture-book biography of Sojourner Truth, who "was born into slavery but possessed a mind and a vision that knew no bounds.

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Ida B. Wells

Title: Ida B. Wells
By: Diane Bailey
Published: 2019

Presents the life and accomplishments of the activist, educator, writer, journalist, suffragette, and pioneering voice against the horrors of lynching who set out to better the lives of African-Americans long before the Civil Rights Movement.

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Princesas que cambiaron el cuento

Title: Princesas que cambiaron el cuento
By: Virginia Mosquera
Published: 2018

Una fascinante colección de historias de mujeres talentosas, mágicas y libres que se atrevieron a cambiar el cuento. Las princesas de este libro no son como las demás. Son princesas como tú, que no nacieron, se fueron haciendo por el camino.

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¿Qué hacen las mamás? : ¿qué hacen los papás?

Title: ¿Qué hacen las mamás? : ¿qué hacen los papás?
By: Irene Biemmi
Published: 2019

¡Nunca es demasiado pronto para hablar con los niños sobre cosas serias! Porque una verdadera "buena educación" que hable no sólo de reglas, sino tambien de emotividad, de lucha contra los prejuicios y de rotura de estéreotipos insidiosos como los de género debe comenzar ... lo antes posible!

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Los Superhéroes están en todas partes

Title: Los Superhéroes están en todas partes
By: Kamala Harris
Published: 2019

Los había en su familia, entre sus amigos, incluso en su misma calle; los superhéroes estaban dondequiera que ella miraba.

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Sonia Sotomayor La Juez que creció en el Bronx

Title: Sonia Sotomayor La Juez que creció en el Bronx
By: Jonah Winter
Published: 2009

Antes de que la magistrada de la Corte Suprema Sonia Sotomayor llegara al máximo tribunal de nuestra nación, no era más que una niñita en el South Bronx.


Me llamo Celia: La Vida de Celia Cruz

Title: Me llamo Celia: La Vida de Celia Cruz
By: Monica Brown
Published: 2004

Este libro apasionante, intenso y colorido narra la vida de Celia Cruz con una fidelidad extrema al carácter, el entusiasmo y la desbordante vitalidad de la célebre artista de origen cubano.

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The Watcher: Jane Goodall's Life with the Chimps

Title: The Watcher: Jane Goodall's Life with the Chimps
By: Narrated by Susie Berneis
Published: 2015

This is Jane Goodall, the great observer of chimpanzees. Follow Jane from her childhood in London watching a robin on her windowsill, to her years in the African forests of Gombe, Tanzania, invited by brilliant scientist Louis Leakey to observe chimps, to her worldwide crusade to save these primates who are now in danger of extinction, and their habitat.

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A Tie to the Past

Title: A Tie to the Past
By: David Wiseman
Published: 1989

An impulsive prank leaves an English schoolgirl in possession of a box of personal effects belonging to a now-dead suffragette, whose diary fills her mind and her dreams with vivid scenes of the struggle for women's voting rights in England in 1909.

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