10 books for children to celebrate International Women’s Day

Emma Woodhouse, 8th March 2019

We decided to make a list of our favourite children's books that represent some of the great achievements and accomplishments of women throughout history.    

  • Mae Among the Stars by Roda Ahmed
  • Women in Science By Rachel Ignotofsky
  • Girls who Code By Reshma Saujani
  • Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beaty
  • Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World by Susan Hood
  • Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist by Jess Keating
  • Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13 by Helaine Becker
  • Katy and the Big Snow by Virginia Lee Burton
  • Who is Jane Goodall by Roberta Edwards.
  • Rebel Girls: Good Night Stories by Elena Favilli & Francesca Cavallo

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