March’s Booklist – Wonder Women

To mark International Women’s Day (8 March) and celebrate the achievements, triumphs and general brilliance of women and girls from around the world, we have created a booklist that tell the stories of wonder women and girls.


  • Gina Kaminski Saves the Wolf by Craig Barr-Green (author), Francis Martin (illustrator)
  • Speak Up! by Nathan Bryon (author), Dapo Adeola (illustrator)
  • The Kindest Red: A Story of Hijab and Friendship by Ibtihaj Muhammad (author), Hatem Aly (illustrator), S. K. Ali (author)
  • Billie Swift Takes Flight by Iszi Lawrence
  • Bridget Vanderpuff and the Baked Escape by Martin Stewart (author), David Habben (illustrator)
  • Into the Dark Forest by Liz Flanagan (author), Joe Todd-Stanton (illustrator)
  • Friendship Never Ends by Alexandra Sheppard
  • Little Bang by Kelly McCaughrain
  • Where the Heart Should Be by Sarah Crossan
  • Diva by Daisy Goodwin
  • How To Say Babylon by Safiya Sinclair
  • The Liverbirds: Our life in Britain’s first female rock ‘n’ roll band by Mary McGlory (author), Sylvia Saunders (author)

Check out the booklist resource to find out more about the books.

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