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Physicians' Stories

by OneBookOneMarkham | 7 items

The main characters in Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures are a group of young physicians who struggle to comes to terms with ordinary and extraordinary circumstances that they face in their chosen profession. Find more stories of physicians in this list.

Created on: July 12, 2012

National Physicians Week

by wakemesoftly | 43 items

books for kids for National Physicians Week

Created on: March 23, 2020

BKLYN Women's History Month: Women Writers Throughout History

by BKLYNCORINAB | 20 items

March is Women's History Month, and we're featuring books written by women. This list includes literature by women throughout history: fiction, poetry, and memoir; some classics and some a bit lesser-known. Also check out our list of influential feminists texts:

Created on: February 28, 2017

BKLYN Women's History Month: feminist classics

by BKLYNCORINAB | 15 items

March is Women's History Month, and we're featuring books written by women. This list includes some of the most influential feminists texts. Also check out our list of fiction, poetry, and memoir by women throughout history:

Created on: February 28, 2017

BKLYN: Women In Translation Month

by BKLYNCORINAB | 15 items

August is Women In Translation Month, in which readers are encouraged to read, review, share, and promote books by women in translation. Women authors make up only about 30% of the new books translated into English each year, and this list highlights some of the many translations in our collection t...

Created on: August 03, 2018

BKLYNBookMatch: Fiction by Women/Women Detectives

by tangelo13 | 5 items

A list for a patron with 5 titles written by women, most of them featuring women detectives - and one featuring a slowly-escalating battle between a vacation-rental owner and the renter who threatens her livelihood with a bad on-line review. (But it's deeper than that...)

Created on: December 15, 2020

BKLYN BookMatch: Memoirs and Books by Physicians & Medical Professionals

by BklynLizB | 8 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here:

Created on: January 12, 2017

BKLYN Check It Out: Women's History Month

by nanakamado | 15 items

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!

Created on: March 18, 2014

Women in Translation

by BKLYNChrsm | 10 items

Did you know that only about 3% of works published in the U.S. are works translated from languages other than English? Started in 2014, the Women in Translation campaign specifically highlights the work of women in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and translation itself.

Created on: August 15, 2016

BKLYN: Women in tech history

by BKLYNCORINAB | 12 items

This list highlights the contributions of women throughout technological history, in celebration of Women's History Month.

Created on: March 08, 2018