THINGS WE DIDN’T TALK ABOUT WHEN I WAS A GIRL / JeannieVanasco

Jeannie Vanasco has had the same nightmare since she was a teenager. She startles awake,… Read More… Continue reading THINGS WE DIDN’T TALK ABOUT WHEN I WAS A GIRL / JeannieVanasco


TROUBLE MAKER FOR JUSTICE / Jacqueline Houtman, Walter Naegle & Michael Long

Trouble maker for justice is a biography for younger readers about one of the most… Read More… Continue reading TROUBLE MAKER FOR JUSTICE / Jacqueline Houtman, Walter Naegle & Michael Long


IN EXTREMIS, the life of war correspondent MARIE COLVIN, by Lindsey Hilsum

Marie Colvin was glamorous, hard-drinking, braver than the boys, with a troubled and rackety personal… Read More… Continue reading IN EXTREMIS, the life of war correspondent MARIE COLVIN, by Lindsey Hilsum





Headstrong: 52 women who change science -and the world

In 2013, the New York Times published an obituary for Yvonne Brill. It began: “She made a… Read More… Continue reading Headstrong: 52 women who change science -and the world