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BKLYN Check It Out: Women's History Month

Each year, March is designated as National Women’s History Month to make sure that contributions to society by women are recognized. See below for guides to assist girls on their path to greatness and novels that feature some of fiction's strongest heroines!

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edited by Jessica Hein, Heather Holland and Carol Kauppi. |


by Jane Eagland. |

Dairy queen

Catherine Gilbert Murdock. |


Alison Goodman. |

The lightning dreamer

Margarita Engle. |

The education of Bet

by Lauren Baratz-Logsted. |

Soul searching

written by Sarah Stillman ; illustrated by Susan Gross. |

The Scorpio Races

Maggie Stiefvater. |


by Tamora Pierce. |

Feminist and abolitionist

Virginia Sâanchez Korrol. |

Daughter of Xanadu

Dori Jones Yang. |