Category Archives: Women’s history

A Dinosaur Named Ruth by Julia Lyon,  illustrated by Alexandra Bye

A Dinosaur Named Ruth: How Ruth Mason Discovered Fossils in Her Own Backyard by Julia Lyon,  illustrated by Alexandra Bye. Margaret K. McElderry Books, Simon & Schuster, 2021. 9781534474642 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 … Continue reading

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The Girl Who Could Fix Anything: Beatrice Shilling, World War II Engineer by Mara Rockliff, illustrated by Daniel Duncan

The Girl Who Could Fix Anything: Beatrice Shilling, World War II Engineer by Mara Rockliff, illustrated by Daniel Duncan.  Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536212525 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like … Continue reading

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Who Was Juliette Gordon Low? by Dana Meachen Rau

Who Was Juliette Gordon Low? by Dana Meachen Rau. Penguin Workshop, 2021. 9781101995563 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback  Genre: Biography What did you like about the book? This in-depth biography of the … Continue reading

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She Persisted: Nellie Bly by Michelle Knudsen & She Persisted: Florence Griffith Joyner by Rita Williams-Garcia

She Persisted: Nellie Bly by Michelle Knudsen, illustrated by Gillian Flint. Philomel, 2021. 9780593115756 She Persisted: Florence Griffith Joyner by Rita Williams-Garcia, illustrated by Gillian Flint. Philomel, 2021. 9780593115961 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: … Continue reading

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A Vote for Susanna: The First Woman Mayor by Karen M. Greenwald, illustrated by Sian James

A Vote for Susanna: The First Woman Mayor by Karen M. Greenwald, illustrated by Sian James. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807553138 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Uncorrected proof Genre: Biography   What did you like … Continue reading

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She Stitched the Stars: A Story of Ellen Harding Baker’s Solar System Quilt – Jennifer Harris, illustrated by Louise Pigott

She Stitched the Stars: A Story of Ellen Harding Baker’s Solar System Quilt – Jennifer Harris, illustrated by Louise Pigott. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807573228 Format: Uncorrected proof Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2  Genre: Historical … Continue reading

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She’s On the Money by Andrea Hall, illustrated by Li Zhang

She’s On the Money by Andrea Hall, illustrated by Li Zhang. Albert Whitman, 2021. 9780807573426 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Uncorrected proof What did you like about the book?   She’s On the … Continue reading

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Breaking the Ice: The True Story of the First Woman to Play in the National Hockey League by Angie Bullaro, illustrated by C.F. Payne

Breaking the Ice: The True Story of the First Woman to Play in the National Hockey League by Angie Bullaro, illustrated by C.F. Payne, Simon & Schuster, 9781534425576, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: … Continue reading

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Lift As You Climb: The Story of Ella Baker by Patricia Hruby Powell, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

      Lift As You Climb: The Story of Ella Baker by Patricia Hruby Powell, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie, Margaret K. McElderry Books (an imprint of Simon & Schuster), 9781534406230, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a … Continue reading

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Who Was Ruth Bader Ginsburg – Lisbeth Kaiser, art by Stanley Chow

  Who Was Ruth Bader Ginsburg (A Who Was? Board Book) – Lisbeth Kaiser, art by Stanley Chow, Rise x Penguin Workshop, 9780593222744, 2020 Format: Board Book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5   Genre: Biography … Continue reading

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