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Books by Women

Celebrate Women’s History Month With 11 Fabulous New Books By Women

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 03.10.2016 | Arts

March is Women’s History Month, a great time to cozy up with a novel or a smart work of nonfiction penned by a woman. There are too many to choose f...

Hey, Mark Zuckerberg: Women Write Important Books, Too

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 02.22.2016 | Arts

When Mark Zuckerberg announced last year that he was launching a book club, responses were cautiously optimistic. Because it’s arguable that Faceboo...

I Decided Not To Read Books By White Authors For A Year, And Conservatives Lost Their Minds

The Huffington Post | Chloe Angyal | Posted 01.14.2016 | Arts

I read some kickass books last year. I read gorgeous fiction like The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri, and gut-wrenching memoirs like Irritable Hearts by Mac...

17 Memoirs By Women You Should Add To Your Reading List

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 07.21.2015 | Women

Looking for some end-of-summer reading? We have some women's stories to suggest -- 17 of them, in fact. The remarkable women on this list of unputdow...

21 Quotes On Womanhood By Female Authors That Totally Nailed It

Amanda Duberman | The Huffington Post | Posted 02.26.2015 | Women

Books can change the way we feel about ourselves. Sometimes, plots reflect our own experiences, guiding us through the future or refracting our memori...

She Got It Right: Francine Prose On Why Women Writers Aren't Taken Seriously

Harper's | Posted 08.12.2011 | Women

I’m still asked surprisingly often about “Scent of a Woman’s Ink,” which Harper’s Magazine published more than a decade ago — an essay in ...

250 Books By Women All Men Should Read

Joyland | Posted 08.01.2011 | Books

Esquire reposted a slide show of 75 books all men should read. The books are mostly fantastic and the headline phrasing didn't much bug us. After all,...