Women's History Month

March is Women's History Month.  Celebrate with one of these great reads.
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We rise to resist : voices from a new era in women's political action We rise to resist : voices from a new era in women's political action cover image
The Shriver report : a woman's nation pushes back from the brink Maria Shriver The Shriver report : a woman's nation pushes back from the brink cover image
Under the bus : how working women are being run over Caroline Fredrickson Under the bus : how working women are being run over cover image
Women who opt out : the debate over working mothers and work-family balance Women who opt out : the debate over working mothers and work-family balance cover image
Margaret Fuller and her circles Margaret Fuller and her circles cover image
The bridge ladies : a memoir Betsy Lerner The bridge ladies : a memoir cover image
Off the beaten page : the best trips for lit lovers, book clubs, and girls on getaways Terri Peterson Smith Off the beaten page : the best trips for lit lovers, book clubs, and girls on getaways cover image
Kick : the true story of JFK's sister and the heir to Chatsworth Paula Byrne Kick : the true story of JFK's sister and the heir to Chatsworth cover image
The smart woman's guide to planning for retirement : how to save for your future today Mary Hunt The smart woman's guide to planning for retirement : how to save for your future today cover image
Unscrewed : women, sex, power, and how to stop letting the system screw us all Jaclyn Friedman Unscrewed : women, sex, power, and how to stop letting the system screw us all cover image
Ladies night at the Dreamland Sonja Livingston Ladies night at the Dreamland cover image
Sexual assault in the U.S. military : the battle within America's Armed Forces Rosemarie Skaine Sexual assault in the U.S. military : the battle within America's Armed Forces cover image
Becoming Ms. Burton : from prison to recovery to leading the fight for incarcerated women Susan Burton Becoming Ms. Burton : from prison to recovery to leading the fight for incarcerated women cover image
The folded clock : a diary Heidi Julavits The folded clock : a diary cover image
Highs in the low fifties : how I stumbled through the joys of single living Marion Winik Highs in the low fifties : how I stumbled through the joys of single living cover image
Ashley's War : The Untold Story of a Team of Women Soldiers on the Special Ops Battlefield Gayle Tzemach Lemmon Ashley's War : The Untold Story of a Team of Women Soldiers on the Special Ops Battlefield cover image
Set the world on fire : black nationalist women and the global struggle for freedom Keisha N Blain Set the world on fire : black nationalist women and the global struggle for freedom cover image
Liberated spirits : two women who battled over Prohibition Hugh Ambrose Liberated spirits : two women who battled over Prohibition cover image
Off the sidelines : raise your voice, change the world Kirsten Gillibrand Off the sidelines : raise your voice, change the world cover image
War paint : Madame Helena Rubinstein and Miss Elizabeth Arden : their lives, their times, their rivalry Lindy Woodhead War paint : Madame Helena Rubinstein and Miss Elizabeth Arden : their lives, their times, their rivalry cover image
Alice Paul : equality for women Christine A Lunardini Alice Paul : equality for women cover image
Alva Vanderbilt Belmont : unlikely champion of women's rights Sylvia D Hoffert Alva Vanderbilt Belmont : unlikely champion of women's rights cover image
Kick Kennedy : the charmed life and tragic death of the favorite Kennedy daughter Barbara Leaming Kick Kennedy : the charmed life and tragic death of the favorite Kennedy daughter cover image
Beyond the call : three women on the front lines in Afghanistan Eileen Rivers Beyond the call : three women on the front lines in Afghanistan cover image
I still believe Anita Hill : three generations discuss the legacies of speaking truth to power I still believe Anita Hill : three generations discuss the legacies of speaking truth to power cover image
Born bright : a young girl's journey from nothing to something in America C Nicole Mason Born bright : a young girl's journey from nothing to something in America cover image
Intimate wars : the life and times of the woman who brought abortion from the back alley to the board room Merle Hoffman Intimate wars : the life and times of the woman who brought abortion from the back alley to the board room cover image
Reproductive rights and the state : getting the birth control, RU-486, morning-after pills and the Gardasil vaccine to the U.S. market Melissa Haussman Reproductive rights and the state : getting the birth control, RU-486, morning-after pills and the Gardasil vaccine to the U.S. market cover image
Life's work : from the trenches, a moral argument for choice Willie Parker Life's work : from the trenches, a moral argument for choice cover image
The go red For Women cookbook : cook your way to a heart-healthy weight and good nutrition The go red For Women cookbook : cook your way to a heart-healthy weight and good nutrition cover image
The rabbi's atheist daughter : Ernestine Rose, international feminist pioneer Bonnie S Anderson The rabbi's atheist daughter : Ernestine Rose, international feminist pioneer cover image
The trials of Nina McCall : sex, surveillance, and the decades-long government plan to imprison "promiscuous" women Scott W Stern The trials of Nina McCall : sex, surveillance, and the decades-long government plan to imprison "promiscuous" women cover image
Hourglass : time, memory, marriage Dani Shapiro Hourglass : time, memory, marriage cover image
Executive seduction Jennifer Probst Executive seduction cover image
Spy of Richmond Jocelyn Green Spy of Richmond cover image
The cost of being a girl : working teens and the origins of the gender wage gap Yasemin Besen-Cassino The cost of being a girl : working teens and the origins of the gender wage gap cover image
Head case : my brain and other wonders Cole Cohen Head case : my brain and other wonders cover image
Wonder women : sex, power, and the quest for perfection Debora L Spar Wonder women : sex, power, and the quest for perfection cover image
The richer sex : how the new majority of female breadwinners is transforming sex, love, and family Liza Mundy The richer sex : how the new majority of female breadwinners is transforming sex, love, and family cover image
Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War Karen Abbott Liar, temptress, soldier, spy : four women undercover in the Civil War cover image
Planned bullyhood : the truth behind the headlines about the Planned Parenthood funding battle with Susan G. Komen for the Cure Karen Handel Planned bullyhood : the truth behind the headlines about the Planned Parenthood funding battle with Susan G. Komen for the Cure cover image
Modern HERstory : stories of women and nonbinary people rewriting history Blair Imani Modern HERstory : stories of women and nonbinary people rewriting history cover image
This bridge called my back : writings by radical women of color This bridge called my back : writings by radical women of color cover image
Book of ages : the life and opinions of Jane Franklin Jill Lepore Book of ages : the life and opinions of Jane Franklin cover image
Daughters of the samurai : a journey from East to West and back Janice P Nimura Daughters of the samurai : a journey from East to West and back cover image
Vessels : a love story Daniel K Raeburn Vessels : a love story cover image
The new old me : my late-life reinvention Meredith Maran The new old me : my late-life reinvention cover image
Breaking free : how I escaped polygamy, the FLDS cult, and my father, Warren Jeffs Rachel Jeffs Breaking free : how I escaped polygamy, the FLDS cult, and my father, Warren Jeffs cover image
Eloquent rage : a black feminist discovers her superpower Brittney C Cooper Eloquent rage : a black feminist discovers her superpower cover image
Women's higher education in the United States : new historical perspectives Women's higher education in the United States : new historical perspectives cover image