Reading Women

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“I would venture to guess that Anon, who wrote so many poems without signing them, was often a woman.” – Virginia Woolf

If you look back over the history of literary awards, few women have received top awards. Only fifteen women have won the Nobel Prize for Literature, and only thirty-one have won the Pulitzer Prize. Reading Women reclaims the bookshelf by interviewing authors and reviewing books by or about women of a wide variety of backgrounds a
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October 1, 2020
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October 31, 2020
Discussion
2020 Discussion Books
Discussion leader
K.D. Winchester
Why we're reading this
Kendra's Discussion Pick - October 2020
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If I Had Your Face
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October 1, 2020
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October 31, 2020
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2020 Discussion Books
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Sumaiyya
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Sumaiyya's Discussion Pick - October 2020
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* 2020 Reading Women Challenge Announcement!!
By K.D. , Co-founder · 74 posts · 2040 views
last updated Oct 15, 2020 11:02AM
19) A Book That’s Frequently Recommended to You
By K.D. , Co-founder · 47 posts · 768 views
last updated 52 minutes ago
1) A Book by an Author from the Caribbean or India
By K.D. , Co-founder · 113 posts · 1499 views
last updated Oct 15, 2020 12:11AM
8) An Anthology by Multiple Authors
By K.D. , Co-founder · 108 posts · 1032 views
last updated Oct 14, 2020 11:22AM
18) A Book Under 100 Pages
By K.D. , Co-founder · 76 posts · 1174 views
last updated Oct 14, 2020 07:50AM
* Personal Challenges
By K.D. , Co-founder · 26 posts · 529 views
last updated Sep 30, 2020 09:15AM
Kelly Sjerven's RWC 2020
By Kelly · 1 post · 9 views
last updated Oct 19, 2020 12:14PM
What is Molly Reading? 2020 RW Challenge
By Molly · 15 posts · 126 views
last updated Oct 18, 2020 10:16AM
Cecily's reading list
By Cecreyn · 1 post · 22 views
last updated Oct 01, 2020 10:51AM
Erin 2020 RWC
By Erin · 1 post · 20 views
last updated Sep 21, 2020 06:46PM
* 2019 Reading Women Challenge Announcement
By K.D. , Co-founder · 60 posts · 1500 views
last updated Dec 28, 2019 09:21PM
16) A book by an Indigenous woman
By K.D. , Co-founder · 80 posts · 968 views
last updated Dec 29, 2019 09:28AM
18) A romance or love story
By K.D. , Co-founder · 81 posts · 679 views
last updated Dec 28, 2019 05:12PM
1) A mystery or thriller written by a woman of color
By K.D. , Co-founder · 118 posts · 1382 views
last updated Dec 22, 2019 03:30AM
7) A book featuring a woman in science
By K.D. , Co-founder · 122 posts · 976 views
last updated Dec 16, 2019 03:42PM
* Personal Challenges
By K.D. , Co-founder · 9 posts · 280 views
last updated Jan 01, 2020 10:09AM
Karen - Reading Women 2019
By Karen · 1 post · 19 views
last updated May 17, 2020 06:07AM
Bhagyashree's RWC 2020
By Bhagyashree · 2 posts · 17 views
last updated Feb 04, 2020 07:21PM
Malex is reading women in 2019
By Malex · 8 posts · 93 views
last updated Jan 01, 2020 04:04PM
Breanna's RW Challenge - progress
By Breanna · 5 posts · 66 views
last updated Dec 30, 2019 10:01PM
* Reading Women Challenge Announcement
By K.D. , Co-founder · 44 posts · 521 views
last updated Jan 01, 2019 04:06PM
11) A Book about Someone with a Chronic Illness
By K.D. , Co-founder · 30 posts · 249 views
last updated Dec 09, 2019 12:26PM
22) A Book by a Local Author or Recommended by a Local Bookstore
By K.D. , Co-founder · 21 posts · 160 views
last updated Feb 19, 2019 06:29PM
6) A Book Published by an Independent Press
By K.D. , Co-founder · 27 posts · 210 views
last updated Feb 19, 2019 06:28PM
10) An Essay Collection
By K.D. , Co-founder · 11 posts · 125 views
last updated Feb 19, 2019 06:26PM
Just got book
By Elizabeth · 1 post · 27 views
last updated Sep 29, 2020 01:27PM
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Growing Up African in Australia
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Breasts and Eggs
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The Memory Police
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A Burning
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Jul 31, 2020
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Lucy
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Jun 30, 2020
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The Woman Warrior
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May 31, 2020
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A Pure Heart
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Apr 30, 2020
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Love From A to Z
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Apr 30, 2020
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