It’s March and that means that warmer weather is ahead, spring is upon us, and it’s time to celebrate Women’s History Month. Women’s History Month is a month-long celebration of women and all their achievements and contributions to history.
In celebration, the North Bergen Public Library has put together a themed book list that features books, not only about famous women in history, but also books featuring strong female characters.
Ada Twist Scientist by Andrea Beaty
Sonia Sotomayor: A Judge Grows in Brooklyn by Jonah Winter
Viva Frida by Yuyi Morales
Grace for President by Kelly DiPucchio
Interstellar Cinderella by Deborah Underwood
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History by Vashti Harrison
El Deafo by Cece Bell
What Is the Women’s Rights Movement by Deborah Hopkinson
She Persisted Around the World by Chelsea Clinton
Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai
Watch Us Rise by Renee Watson
Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World by Mackenzi Lee
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
I Am Malala by Malala Yousafazi
Becoming by Michelle Obama
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly.
My Own Words by Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Together We Rise: The Women’s March: Behind the Scenes at the Protest Heard Around the World by Women’s March Organizers and Conde Nast
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
For these books and more, check out the North Bergen Free Public Library for all your reading needs!