Girls Write Now: Two Decades of True Stories from Young Female Voices
LIFE JNF GIR
Teenage girls tell their most urgent stories in personal essays, punctuated by inspiration and advice from Zadie Smith, Roxane Gay, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Gloria Steinem, Alice Walker, and more of today's great writers.
Unladylike: A Field Guide to Smashing the Patriarchy and Claiming Your Space by Cristen Conger, Caroline Ervin
SOCSCI TEEN CON
Drawing upon examples from herstory and the best of contemporary feminist theory, Unladylike provides guidance for how to live a woke, feminist life, and addresses the feminist questions women grapple with in their daily lives.
Princeless: Raven The Pirate Princess Book 1: Captain Raven and the All-Girl Pirate Crew by Jeremy Whitley
GRAPHIC TEEN PRINCELESS
Fresh off her adventures in the pages of Princeless, Raven is ready to set out on her quest for revenge against her brothers. They've stolen everything that should be hers and now she's going to get it back. But first, she needs a crew. Share the laughs, action, and adventure as Raven assembles the fearless crew of awesome ladies who will help her get her revenge.
Your Story Is Your Power: Free Your Feminine Voice by Elle Luna, Susie Herrick
SELFHELP PERSGRO LUN
Beautifully designed and illustrated with Luna's watercolor artwork throughout, this inspiring and practical hands-on guide shows women how to uncover and understand their own stories in order to live more confident, unapologetic lives.
In Praise of Difficult Women: Life Lessons From 29 Heroines Who Dared to Break the Rules by Karen Karbo
This witty narrative explores what we can learn from the imperfect and extraordinary legacies of 29 iconic women who forged their own unique paths in the world. Smart, sassy, and unapologetically feminine, this elegantly illustrated book is an ode to the bold and charismatic women of modern history.
Warrior Women by Elizabeth Bear, Nancy Kress, Seanan McGuire, George R. R. Martin, Robert Reed, Carrie Vaughn, Jane Yolen, Elizabeth Moon
From fantastic legends and science fictional futures come compelling tales of powerful women (or those who discover strength they did not know they possessed) who fight because they must, for what they believe in, for those they love, or who glory in battle itself.
For colored girls who have considered suicide/When the rainbow is enuf by Ntozake Shange
LITERATURE POETRY SHA
Written in vivid and powerful language that resonates with unusual beauty in its fierce message to the world, Shange's words reveal what it meant to be of color and female in the twentieth century.
Mothers, Daughters, and Body Image: Learning to Love Ourselves as We Are by Hillary L. McBride
HEALTH WOMEN MCB
In Mothers, Daughters, and Body Image McBride tells her own story of recovery from an eating disorder, and how her struggles led her to dream of a new vision for womanhood—from one without body shame, negative comparisons, or insecurities, to one of freedom, connection, and acceptance.