Top books for International Women's Day 2018
From old classics championing female icons and role models, to contemporary non-fiction espousing controversial feminist theory for their time,
through to exciting newly published books - what key literary pieces will inform, engage and inspire you this International Women's Day?
Which books will contribute to the #PressforProgress campaign theme?
International Women's Day book launches
International Women's Day 2018 sees some fantastic books launching that provide great knowledge and inspiration.
Welcome to Little Miss Inventor
International Women's Day 2018 sees a new character joining the Mr Men and Little Miss series - and she just so happens to be a female engineer. Her
story will be released on 8 March 2018 - tying in with International Women's Day and British Science Week ...
Bold Girls Reading Guide
by the 2017 International Women's Day campaign - Be Bold for Change - the Bold Girls Reading Guide celebrates strong, confident,
intelligent, brave women and girls in children’s books, giving them much-needed visibility alongside their male counterparts ...
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History
Featuring 40 trailblazing black women in the world's history, this book educates and inspires as it relates true stories of women who broke boundaries
and exceeded all expectations. Among these biographies, readers will find heroes, role models and everyday women who did extraordinary things ...
Penguin Random House Children’s will publish in hardback on International Women’s Day 2018 what is believed to be the first ever all-female authored
Doctor Who collection of short stories with input from writers Jenny Colgan, Dorothy Koomson, Scottish comedian Susan Calman and Doctor Who author
Jacqueline Rayner ...
BBC's Stacey Dooley debut book on extraordinary women
Ahead of International Women's Day, BBC Books publishes BBC presenter Stacey Dooley's debut book about "extraordinary women" titled On The Frontline
with the Women Who Fight Back ...
What My Girlfriends Told Me by Sonia Bajic
International Women's Day 2018 also sees the launch of a beautifully illustrated book featuring insightful quotes of wisdom by diverse women
from every continent. From the funny to the strident to the profound, this book is full of the best advice for times of heartache or
uncertainty, long nights and new beginnings. Wisdom from women who have lived ...
The Gender Effect: Capitalism, Feminism, and the Corporate Politics of Development
Dr Kathryn Moeller's book focuses on how philanthropic, social responsibility and business practices of various corporations use a logic of
development that positions girls and women as instruments of poverty alleviation and new frontiers for capitalist accumulation ...
Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked The World
Immerse yourself in the captivating adventures of some of history's unsung heroines, whose stories are told through engaging voices, dazzling
drawings and with startling wit. ...
International Women's Day reading list
We want to give young readers access to new feminist icons and ideas - female authors and artists to be inspired by, women-centred stories to learn
from, fantastic heroines to befriend. From time-travellers to detectives, supermodels to superpowers, this diverse collection includes something
for everyone. The International Women's Day Reading List is a curated round-up of the best fiction and non-fiction books for raising the next
generation of feminists keen to #PressforProgress.
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