Good Girls Don’t Make History

English MG & Up Suffrage Graphic Novels History Historical Figures Activism Legislative Change Elizabeth Kiehner, Keith Olwell, Kara Coyle, Micaela Dawn, & Mary Sanche summary We’ve all seen a quote that says something along the lines of “rights for others don’t mean less for you, it’s not cake”. Which is entirely true, but the Patriarchy…

Finish the Fight! The Brave and Revolutionary Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote

Written By: Veronica Chambers & the staff of the New York Times Portraits Illustrated by: Monica Ahanonu, Rachelle Baker, Kristen Buchholz, Alex Cabal, Noa Denmon, Ellen Duda, Shyama Golden, Johnalynn Holland, Hillary Kempenich, Nhung L√™, Ella Trujillo, & Steffi Walthall For Ages: 8-13 years Language: English Topics Covered: Suffrage, BIPOC Activism, Historical Figures, Middle Grade,…

Votes for Women!

Written By: Winifred Conkling For Ages: YA Language: English Topics Covered: Activism, Social Justice, Suffrage, Feminism, Historical Figures. Summary: Happy Saturday! For #sweetsandsocialjustice I paired an old-fashioned treat that would have been around when this book’s events were current events and not history-and that’s kettle corn (one of my favorite foods of all time)! This…

The Only Woman in the Photo [Being Released February 2020]

Written by: Kathleen Krull Illustrated by:¬†Alexandra Bye For ages:¬†4-8 years Language:¬†English Topics Covered:¬†Trailblazers, Women in Leadership, Historic Figures, Feminism, Women’s Suffrage, Historic Events,¬†Activism, Women in Government.¬† Summary:¬†Oh buddy do we love Frances Perkins! ¬†This book is awesome, it tells the story of one strong badass lady when there were a distinct lack of badass ladies…

Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists

Written by: Mikki Kendall Illustrated by: A. D’Amico For ages: YA older teens (mature topics-violence, assault, enslavement, death) Language: English  Topics Covered: Activism, Historic Figures, Historical Fiction, Enslavement, Women’s Rights, Suffrage, Women in Politics, Women in Leadership, Assault, Death, Indigenous Voices, POC-Centric Narratives, Marginalized Populations, Modern Black Freedom Struggle, LGBTQ, Black Feminist Thought.  Summary: Triple A, how much do I love you?…

Rebel Voices: The Global Fight for Women’s Equality and the Right to Vote

Written by:¬†Louise Kay Stewart Illustrated by:¬†Eve Lloyd Knight¬† For ages:¬†¬†Second grade and above Language:¬†English Topics Covered:¬†Feminism, Activism, Women’s Suffrage, Independent Thought, Global Community, Historic Figures, Historic Narratives. Summary:¬†This book covers the global struggle for women’s suffrage.¬† Broken down by country, these summaries are accompanied by powerful illustrations of activists and women from these countries.¬† South…