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March is Women's History Month

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March: National Women's History Month

Adult Fiction Classics Adult General Fiction Adult Nonfiction Books for Kids

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Adult Fiction: The Classics

Emma

Jane Austen


 

My Antonia

Willa Cather


 

Middlemarch

George Eliot


 

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

Carson McCullers


 

The Bluest Eye

Toni Morrison


 

The Age of Innocence

Edith Wharton

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Adult Fiction: General

 

The POWER

Naomi Alderman


 

The Handmaid's Tale

Margaret Atwood



Started Early, Took My Dog

Kate Atkinson


 

Caleb's Crossing

Geraldine Brooks


 

The Grief of Others

Leah Hager Cohen


 

A Visit from the Goon Squad

Jennifer Egan


 

Ten Thousand Saints

Eleanor Henderson


 

Great House

Nicole Krauss


 

Ghost Lights

Lydia Millet


 

The Tiger’s Wife

Téa Obreht


 

State of Wonder

Ann Patchett


 

A Trick of the Light

Louise Penny


 

Swamplandia

Karen Russell


 

Doc

Mary Doria Russell


 

So Much for That

Lionel Shriver


 

Stone Arabia

Dana Spiotta


 

Salvage the Bones

Jesmyn Ward

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Adult Nonfiction

 

Emma Lazarus

Esther Schor
 


Cecelia and Fanny: The Remarkable Friendship Between an Escaped Slave and Her Former Mistress

Brad Asher
 


COCO CHANEL: AN INTIMATE LIFE

LISA CHANEY


 

A Life in Motion: A Memoir

Florence Howe
 


 

The Woman Who Could Not Forget: Iris Chang Before and Beyond The Rape of Nanking

Ying-Ying Chang
 


 

And This Is The Light

Lea Goldberg; Barbara Harshav, trans.
 


 

Agatha Christie, an Autobiography

Agatha Christie


 

Juliette Gordon Low: The Remarkable Founder of the Girl Scouts

Stacy A. Cordery


 

Clover Adams: A Gilded and Heartbreaking Life

Natalie Dykstra


 

My Year with Eleanor: A Memoir

Noelle Hancock


 

The Wilder Life: My Adventures in the Lost World of Little House on the Prairie

Wendy McClure


 

A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France

Caroline Moorehead


 

Radioactive : Marie & Pierre Curie, a Tale of Love and Fallout

Lauren Redniss


 

Hedy's Folly: The Life and Breakthrough Inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the Most Beautiful Woman in the World

Richard Rhodes


 

No Higher Honor: A Memoir of My Years in Washington

Condoleezza Rice


America's Daughters: 400 Years of American Women 

Judith Head 


Girls: A History of Growing up Female in America

Penny Colman 


The Sky's the Limit: Stories of Discovery by Women and Girls

Catherine Thimmesh 


Girls: Ordinary Girls and Their Extraordinary Pursuits 

Jenny McPhee, Laura McPhee, & Martha McPhee 


And Not Afraid to Dare: The Stories of Ten African-American Women 

Tonya Bolden 


Grrrls: Viva Rock Divas 

Amy Raphael


33 Things Every Girl Should Know: Stories, Songs, Poems, and Smart Talk by 33 Extraordinary Women 

Tonya Bolden (Ed.) 


Hands On!: 33 More Things Every Girl Should Know: Skills for Living Your Life from 33 Extraordinary Women 

Suzanne Harper 


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princess knightBooks for Kids

 

The PRINCESS KNIGHT

CORNELIA FUNKE

 

Women Explorers: Perils, Pistols, and Petticoats

Julie Cummins


 

Annie Jump Cannon, Astronomer

Carole Gerber


 

A Stranger At Home: A True Story

Christy Jordan-Fenton


 

In the Bag!: Margaret Knight Wraps It Up

Monica Kulling


 

Wheels of Change: How Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way)

Sue Macy


 

Cleopatra: Serpent of the Nile

Mary Fisk Pack


 

First Girl Scout: The Life of Juliette Gordon Low

Ginger Wadsworth


 

Jazz Age Josephine

Jonah Winter

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