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Recommended reads guaranteed to spark curiosity and inspire! Click here to read about this worldwide celebration.
“Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly – The untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race.
“Florence Nightingale” by Catherine Reel – The courageous life of the legendary nurse.
“I am Malala” by Malala Yousafzai – The girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban.
“Women in Science” by Rachel Ignotofsky – Beautifully illustrated, 50 fearless female pioneers who changed the world.
“Alone in Antarctica” by Felicity Aston – The true story of a physicist and meteorologist, who took two months off from all human contact and became the 1st woman and 3rd person in history to solo ski across the entire continent of Antarctica.
“The other Einstein” by Marie Benedict – This is the story of Mileva Maric, the brilliant physicist and Albert Einstein’s fascinating first wife.