To celebrate Women’s History Month we’re sharing fourteen stories about young women who are moving, fierce, emotional, loud, and beautiful—just like all the women and girls we know! Read these books to celebrate the women who inspire you in real life and on the page, and remember—it’s more than just a month.
Blood Heir by Amélie Wen Zhao
Anastacya Mikhailov is a princess who does not need rescuing.
Wilder Girls by Rory Power
There’s nothing more fierce than friendship in this lush thriller.
Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo
She will become the world’s greatest hero, but for now, she is Diana, Princess of the Amazons.
Full Disclosure by Camryn Garrett
The uplifting story of a teen falling in love and learning to live her truth.
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez
This heartbreakingly real depiction of sisterhood, grief, and family shows the incredible strength of a girl in the face of tragedy.
Who Put This Song On? by Morgan Parker
Lately, it feels like the whole world is listening to the same terrible track on repeat—and it’s telling seventeen-year-old Morgan how to feel, who to vote for, what to believe.
Color Me In by Natasha Díaz
This coming of age story is about a girl who realizes she has her own voice, and her own choices.
Ember Queen by Laura Sebastian
In this thrilling conclusion to the New York Times bestselling Ash Princess series we learn that a queen never cowers.
Pet by Akwaeke Emezi
Pet is here to hunt a monster. Are you brave enough to look? This highly acclaimed genre-defying novel explores themes of identity and justice.
The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White
Nothing is as magical and terrifying as a girl.