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created Feb 20, 2021 02:31PM PST poll #1 Featured
Indigenous Writers- March / April 21'

Split Tooth by Tanya Tagaq

Split Tooth
 
  100 votes 14.9%

The Yield by Tara June Winch

The Yield
 
  93 votes 13.9%

Tales of Burning Love by Louise Erdrich

Tales of Burning Love
 
  76 votes 11.3%

In the Night of Memory by Linda LeGarde Grover

In the Night of Memory
 
  72 votes 10.7%

Crooked Hallelujah by Kelli Jo Ford

Crooked Hallelujah
 
  69 votes 10.3%

Swallow the Air by Tara June Winch

Swallow The Air
 
  56 votes 8.3%

Trail of Lightning (write-in)
 
  36 votes 5.4%

Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich (write-in)
 
  28 votes 4.2%

"There There" by Tommy Orange. (write-in)
 
  18 votes 2.7%

The Break, Katherena Vermette (write-in)
 
  16 votes 2.4%

The Removed (write-in)
 
  11 votes 1.6%

671 total votes

created Jan 31, 2021 01:47PM PST poll #2 Featured
Our Shared Shelf Book Themes for 2021 (Second Annual)

Women + Mental Health Issues
 
  268 votes 10.6%

Indigenous women (write-in)
 
  224 votes 8.9%

Sex Workers
 
  151 votes 6.0%

Her-story: Feminism pre 21st century
 
  135 votes 5.4%

Climate change (write-in)
 
  122 votes 4.8%

South Asian Writers
 
  114 votes 4.5%

Feminist Speculative Fiction (write-in)
 
  108 votes 4.3%

Women + Health Issues
 
  102 votes 4.1%

Women in the Workplace
 
  100 votes 4.0%

Motherhood
 
  96 votes 3.8%

Feminist romance (straight and LGBTQIA+) (write-in)
 
  93 votes 3.7%

Critical Feminist Theory
 
  90 votes 3.6%

Latinx writers, history, stories, memoirs (write-in)
 
  89 votes 3.5%

Women Fighters
 
  83 votes 3.3%

Trans women (write-in)
 
  80 votes 3.2%

Incarcerated Women
 
  56 votes 2.2%

Women in Anticolonial Struggles (write-in)
 
  51 votes 2.0%

Racial Justice (write-in)
 
  47 votes 1.9%

Women over 60; Single women; Women in non traditional employment (write-in)
 
  39 votes 1.5%

Feminist romance (write-in)
 
  21 votes 0.8%

south asia (write-in)
 
  20 votes 0.8%

Women as child molesters (write-in)
 
  14 votes 0.6%

Arab Women (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.1%

Women in Fantasy (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.1%

2517 total votes

created Jul 22, 2020 07:08PM PDT poll #3 Featured
Feminist Literature pre 1990.

The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende

The House of the Spirits
 
  446 votes 29.1%

Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys

Wide Sargasso Sea
 
  302 votes 19.7%

Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel

Like Water for Chocolate
 
  269 votes 17.5%

Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto

Kitchen
 
  221 votes 14.4%

The Well of Loneliness

Well of Loneliness
 
  133 votes 8.7%

Women of Algiers in Their Apartment by Assia Djebar

Women of Algiers in Their Apartment 
 
  98 votes 6.4%

Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya

Necter in a Sieve
 
  65 votes 4.2%

1534 total votes

created Jun 03, 2020 04:33AM PDT poll #4 Featured
Anti-Racism Teachers

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

So you Want to Talk about Race

 
  336 votes 28.3%

Hood Feminism Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall

Hood Feminism
 
  236 votes 19.9%

Me and White Supremacy Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla F. Saad

Me and White Supremacy
 
  223 votes 18.8%

I'm Still Here Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown

I'm Still Here
 
  126 votes 10.6%

When They Call You a Terrorist A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors

When They Call you a Terrorist
 
  119 votes 10.0%

The Light of Truth Writings of an Anti-lynching Crusader by Ida B. Wells-Barnett

The Light of Truth
 
  66 votes 5.6%

We Want to Do More Than Survive Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom by Bettina L. Love

We Want to Do More Than Survive
 
  59 votes 5.0%

Invisible No More Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color by Andrea J. Ritchie
Invisible no More
 
  21 votes 1.8%

1186 total votes

created Mar 24, 2020 11:59AM PDT poll #5 Featured
Memoirs or Biographies outside of US, UK, and Canada

Betraying Big Brother The Feminist Awakening in China by Leta Hong Fincher

Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China
 
  189 votes 20.5%

First They Killed My Father A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers by Loung Ung

First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
 
  126 votes 13.6%

Pink Sari Revolution A Tale of Women and Power in India by Amana Fontanella-Khan

Pink Sari Revolution
 
  123 votes 13.3%

Daring to Drive A Saudi Woman's Awakening by Manal Al-Sharif

Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman's Awakening
 
  112 votes 12.1%

Border A Journey to the Edge of Europe by Kapka Kassabova

Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe
 
  71 votes 7.7%

Never Stop Walking A Memoir of Finding Home Across the World by Christina Rickardsson

Never Stop Walking: A Memoir of Finding Home Across the World
 
  60 votes 6.5%

Unbowed by Wangari Maathai

Unbowed
 
  57 votes 6.2%

This Child Will Be Great Memoir of a Remarkable Life by Africa's First Woman President by Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

This Child Will Be Great
 
  38 votes 4.1%

Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter by Simone de Beauvoir (write-in)
 
  37 votes 4.0%

Facing the Lion: Memoirs of a Young Girl in Nazi Europe (write-in)
 
  25 votes 2.7%

Something Fierce: Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter (write-in)
 
  23 votes 2.5%

The Favored Daughter: One Woman's Fight to Lead Afghanistan into the Future Book by Fawzia Koofi and Nadene Ghouri (write-in)
 
  13 votes 1.4%

Not Done With Life Yet (write-in)
 
  7 votes 0.8%

Madame Curie (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.6%

The country under my skin by Gioconda Belli (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.2%

Daughter of the East (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.1%

Your Own Kind of Girl - Clare Bowditch (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.1%

924 total votes

created Feb 01, 2020 03:54AM PST poll #6 Featured
Eco-Feminism Member Selected Book for April/May 2020

Overdressed The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion by Elizabeth L. Cline

Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion
 
  540 votes 29.4%

Braiding Sweetgrass Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants by Robin Wall Kimmerer

Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plant
 
  389 votes 21.2%

Climate Justice Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future by Mary Robinson

Climate Justice: Hope, Resilience, and the Fight for a Sustainable Future
 
  343 votes 18.7%

In the Shadow of Man by Jane Goodall

In the Shadow of Man
 
  186 votes 10.1%

Replenishing the Earth Spiritual Values for Healing Ourselves and the World by Wangari Maathai

Replenishing the Earth: Spiritual Values for Healing Ourselves and the World
 
  139 votes 7.6%

Water Wars Privatization, Pollution, and Profit by Vandana Shiva

Water Wars: Privatization, Pollution, and Profit
 
  134 votes 7.3%

Fighting the Banana Wars and Other Fairtrade Battles by Harriet Lamb

Fighting the Banana Wars and Other Fair Trade Battles
 
  104 votes 5.7%

1835 total votes

created Feb 01, 2020 03:45AM PST poll #7 Featured
SciFi/Fantasy Member Selected Book for Feb/March 2020

Her Body and Other Parties Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado
 
  448 votes 22.2%

The Poppy War The Poppy War (The Poppy War, #1) by R.F. Kuang
 
  362 votes 17.9%

Lefthand of Darkness The Left Hand of Darkness (Hainish Cycle #4) by Ursula K. Le Guin
 
  272 votes 13.5%

Parable of the Sower Parable of the Sower (Earthseed, #1) by Octavia E. Butler
 
  270 votes 13.4%

Binti Binti (Binti, #1) by Nnedi Okorafor
 
  204 votes 10.1%

Trail of Lightning Trail of Lightning (The Sixth World, #1) by Rebecca Roanhorse
 
  126 votes 6.2%

No Man a Woman Born No Man of Woman Born by Ana Mardoll
 
  109 votes 5.4%

The Best of all Possible Worlds The Best of All Possible Worlds by Karen Lord
 
  93 votes 4.6%

The Tiger Flu The Tiger Flu by Larissa Lai
 
  87 votes 4.3%

For a Muse of Fire  For a Muse of Fire (For a Muse of Fire, #1) by Heidi Heilig
 
  51 votes 2.5%

2022 total votes

created Jan 26, 2020 07:47AM PST poll #8 Featured
What topic should Our Shared Shelf explore next?

SciFi/Fantasy genre
 
  193 votes 7.7%

LGBT+ Protagonist Fiction
 
  175 votes 6.9%

Representation of women in fantasy (write-in)
 
  147 votes 5.8%

Memoirs Outside of US/UK
 
  141 votes 5.6%

Eco-feminism
 
  139 votes 5.5%

Sex Workers
 
  139 votes 5.5%

Classic feminism/the basics of feminism
 
  131 votes 5.2%

Psychopath/Narcissist/predictor violence/domestic violence (write-in)
 
  107 votes 4.2%

Eco-feminism! (write-in)
 
  102 votes 4.0%

Women and class
 
  93 votes 3.7%

Succeeding at Work
 
  85 votes 3.4%

Intersectionality (write-in)
 
  81 votes 3.2%

Disability (write-in)
 
  80 votes 3.2%

Health & Healthcare
 
  78 votes 3.1%

Mental Health (write-in)
 
  77 votes 3.1%

science myths about gender differences debunked (book choice: Inferior by Angela Saini) (write-in)
 
  73 votes 2.9%

Incarceration
 
  72 votes 2.9%

Eco feminism
 
  70 votes 2.8%

WOC main characters
 
  67 votes 2.7%

Memoirs outside of US/UK (write-in)
 
  59 votes 2.3%

Pleasure! Pleasure Activism would be a great choice! (write-in)
 
  52 votes 2.1%

Non-Western female authors (e.g. Eastern European) (write-in)
 
  46 votes 1.8%

Invisible Disabilities (write-in)
 
  37 votes 1.5%

Disability justice [not just white ppl pls] (write-in)
 
  36 votes 1.4%

Expats/travellers women (write-in)
 
  35 votes 1.4%

Sexual assault (write-in)
 
  34 votes 1.3%

Women in STEM (especially Computer Science) (write-in)
 
  31 votes 1.2%

LGBT (write-in)
 
  23 votes 0.9%

Conducting feminist research (write-in)
 
  22 votes 0.9%

Nordic model (write-in)
 
  20 votes 0.8%

The hate u give (write-in)
 
  17 votes 0.7%

Rise of New Masculine/ Sacred Masculine/ Eco Masculinity (Trading Armour for a Flower) (write-in)
 
  11 votes 0.4%

Keeper of the Lost Cities series OR The Unwanteds series
 
  10 votes 0.4%

Female pleasure (write-in)
 
  7 votes 0.3%

Stay at home mothers (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.2%

Inclusion of Issues related to Men in Feminism (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.2%

Radical Feminism
 
  5 votes 0.2%

to many choices and want to read about most of them (write-in)
 
  5 votes 0.2%

In the dream house, by Carmen Maria machado (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.1%

expats/travellers women (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.1%

Women and labour activism (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.1%

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Experiences of women outside of US/UK/Australia (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

2522 total votes

created Jun 02, 2020 05:47AM PDT poll #9
Books on BLM and anti-racism

The Light of Truth
The Light of Truth Writings of an Anti-lynching Crusader by Ida B. Wells-Barnett
 
  1 vote 20.0%

Hood Feminism
Hood Feminism Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall
 
  1 vote 20.0%

We Want to Do More than Survive
We Want to Do More Than Survive Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom by Bettina L. Love
 
  1 vote 20.0%

Invisible No More
Invisible No More Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color by Andrea J. Ritchie
 
  1 vote 20.0%

Me and White Supremacy
Me and White Supremacy Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla F. Saad
 
  1 vote 20.0%

When they Call you a Terrorist
When They Call You a Terrorist A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors
 
  0 votes 0.0%

So you Want to Talk About Race?
So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
 
  0 votes 0.0%

5 total votes

created May 31, 2020 09:00AM PDT poll #10
Feminist Fiction (pre-1990's)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Maya Angelou's Autobiography, #1) by Maya Angelou
 
  11 votes 29.7%

The House of Spirits
The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
 
  9 votes 24.3%

Rubyfruit Jungle
Rubyfruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown
 
  5 votes 13.5%

Wild Sargasso Sea
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
 
  5 votes 13.5%

Their Eyes were Watching God
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
 
  4 votes 10.8%

Nectar in a Sieve
Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya
 
  2 votes 5.4%

Like Water for Chocolate
Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
 
  1 vote 2.7%

37 total votes

created Apr 16, 2018 11:34AM PDT poll #11
What book would you like OSS to read for May/June 2018? (you can also upload your own suggestion).

HOW TO VOTE:
Click the book cover of the title you'd like to vote for.
**Please do not submit duplicate write-ins.**

The Hate U Give (write-in)
 
  716 votes, 11.9%

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women
 
  663 votes, 11.1%

One Day We'll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter
 
  321 votes, 5.4%

Circe
 
  314 votes, 5.2%

The Secret Life of Bees
 
  311 votes, 5.2%

The Glass Castle (write-in)
 
  285 votes, 4.8%

The Vegetarian (write-in)
 
  239 votes, 4.0%

The Second Sex (write-in)
 
  237 votes, 4.0%

Daring to Drive: A Saudi Woman's Awakening
 
  159 votes, 2.7%

Sing, Unburied, Sing (write-in)
 
  112 votes, 1.9%

Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference (write-in)
 
  111 votes, 1.8%

The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories (write-in)
 
  110 votes, 1.8%

Educated: A Memoir (write-in)
 
  108 votes, 1.8%

The H-Spot: The Feminist Pursuit of Happiness (write-in)
 
  106 votes, 1.8%

I Capture the Castle (write-in)
 
  96 votes, 1.6%

A Room of One's Own (write-in)
 
  94 votes, 1.6%

The Female Persuasion (write-in)
 
  92 votes, 1.5%

Outlander (Outlander, #1) (write-in)
 
  83 votes, 1.4%

Her Body and Other Parties (write-in)
 
  77 votes, 1.3%

You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life
 
  75 votes, 1.3%

The Hour of the Star
 
  69 votes, 1.2%

You Play the Girl: On Playboy Bunnies, Stepford Wives, Train Wrecks, & Other Mixed Messages (write-in)
 
  69 votes, 1.2%

The Story of My Tits
 
  66 votes, 1.1%

Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More (write-in)
 
  62 votes, 1.0%

Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret (write-in)
 
  59 votes, 1.0%

The Farming of Bones
 
  58 votes, 1.0%

A Thousand Splendid Suns (write-in)
 
  58 votes, 1.0%

Bleak House (write-in)
 
  56 votes, 0.9%

None of the Above (write-in)
 
  55 votes, 0.9%

Fight Like A Girl (write-in)
 
  54 votes, 0.9%

Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orïsha, #1) (write-in)
 
  53 votes, 0.9%

King Kong Theory (write-in)
 
  45 votes, 0.8%

The Equality Illusion: The Truth About Women And Men Today (write-in)
 
  42 votes, 0.7%

Pachinko (write-in)
 
  42 votes, 0.7%

The Beauty Myth (write-in)
 
  41 votes, 0.7%

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
 
  36 votes, 0.6%

The Favored Daughter: One Woman's Fight to Lead Afghanistan into the Future (write-in)
 
  33 votes, 0.5%

Desert Flower (write-in)
 
  33 votes, 0.5%

Women & Power: A Manifesto (write-in)
 
  31 votes, 0.5%

The Taxidermist's Daughter
 
  30 votes, 0.5%

Bitch Doctrine: Essays for Dissenting Adults (write-in)
 
  27 votes, 0.4%

Listening for Lions (write-in)
 
  26 votes, 0.4%

Red Clocks (write-in)
 
  25 votes, 0.4%

The Descent of Man (write-in)
 
  23 votes, 0.4%

Women, Race, and Class (write-in)
 
  23 votes, 0.4%

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead (write-in)
 
  23 votes, 0.4%

We Have Always Lived in the Castle (write-in)
 
  23 votes, 0.4%

Here We Are: Feminism for the Real World (write-in)
 
  22 votes, 0.4%

Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1) (write-in)
 
  22 votes, 0.4%

Frankenstein (write-in)
 
  21 votes, 0.4%

Leftover in China: The Women Shaping the World's Next Superpower (write-in)
 
  20 votes, 0.3%

The Nightingale (write-in)
 
  20 votes, 0.3%

The Other Boleyn Girl (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #9)
 
  19 votes, 0.3%

The Summer Without Men (write-in)
 
  18 votes, 0.3%

We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy
 
  18 votes, 0.3%

Death in Ten Minutes (write-in)
 
  15 votes, 0.3%

The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2) (write-in)
 
  15 votes, 0.3%

The Underground Girls of Kabul: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
 
  14 votes, 0.2%

Rejected Princesses: Tales of History's Boldest Heroines, Hellions, and Heretics (write-in)
 
  14 votes, 0.2%

War's Unwomanly Face (write-in)
 
  13 votes, 0.2%

The Man in the High Castle (write-in)
 
  13 votes, 0.2%

My Lady Jane (The Lady Janies, #1) (write-in)
 
  11 votes, 0.2%

White Houses
 
  10 votes, 0.2%

Song of a Captive Bird (write-in)
 
  10 votes, 0.2%

The Body Is Not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self-Love (write-in)
 
  10 votes, 0.2%

Nights at the Circus (write-in)
 
  10 votes, 0.2%

Brown Girl Dreaming (write-in)
 
  10 votes, 0.2%

Eat, Pray, Love
 
  10 votes, 0.2%

Black Milk: On Writing, Motherhood, and the Harem Within (write-in)
 
  9 votes, 0.2%

Beneath a Scarlet Sky (write-in)
 
  9 votes, 0.2%

I've Got My Period. So What? (write-in)
 
  9 votes, 0.2%

The Purity Myth: How America's Obsession with Virginity is Hurting Young Women (write-in)
 
  9 votes, 0.2%

Ashley's War: The Untold Story of a Team of Women Soldiers on the Special Ops Battlefield (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.1%

Daddy's Curse (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.1%

Come as You Are: The Surprising New Science that Will Transform Your Sex Life (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.1%

The Secret History of Wonder Woman (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.1%

Text Me When You Get Home: The Evolution and Triumph of Modern Female Friendship (write-in)
 
  8 votes, 0.1%

Rise Sister Rise: A Guide to Unleashing the Wise, Wild Woman Within
 
  7 votes, 0.1%

Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume Summary & Study Guide (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.1%

The Atomic Weight of Love (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.1%

The Astonishing Color of After (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.1%

Kindred (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.1%

Kissing the Witch: Old Tales in New Skins (write-in)
 
  7 votes, 0.1%

God's War (Bel Dame Apocrypha, #1)
 
  6 votes, 0.1%

The Hummingbird's Daughter (write-in)
 
  6 votes, 0.1%

The Gate to Women's Country (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.1%

Unspeakable Things: Sex, Lies and Revolution (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.1%

Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.1%

The Cows (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.1%

Hunger (write-in)
 
  5 votes, 0.1%

Suitors and Sabotage (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.1%

The Break
 
  4 votes, 0.1%

Trumping the Rape Culture and Sexual Assault (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.1%

Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions (write-in)
 
  4 votes, 0.1%

Love Demystified: Strategies for a Successful Love Life (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Humeirah (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Capitalism and Freedom
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Women vs Feminism: Why We All Need Liberating from the Gender Wars (write-in)
 
  3 votes, 0.1%

Three King Mackerel and a Mahi Mahi
 
  2 votes, 0.0%

A Necessary Clearing (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.0%

The Problem that Has No Name
 
  2 votes, 0.0%

Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.0%

Happening
 
  2 votes, 0.0%

When She Woke (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 0.0%

Landwhale: On Turning Insults Into Nicknames, Why Body Image Is Hard, and How Diets Can Kiss My Ass
 
  2 votes, 0.0%

The Immundus (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Trusting the Currents (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Hidden
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Turn On, Tune Out (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Think and Grow Rich (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Dina's Book
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

A Life (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

America Is Not the Heart (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Long Walk to Freedom (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him: The Pilgrimage Of Psychotherapy Patients
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Feminine Mystique (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Brightest Sun (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

The Last Magician (The Last Magician, #1)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%

Rebecca (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.0%


created Jun 07, 2016 08:58AM PDT poll #12
[2016] Which book would you most like to read in July & August?


HOW TO VOTE:
Click the book cover of the title you'd like to vote for.
**Please do not submit duplicate write-ins.**

Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl by Carrie Brownstein
Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl
by Carrie Brownstein
 
  728 votes 9.1%

Mom & Me & Mom by Maya Angelou
Mom & Me & Mom
by Maya Angelou
 
  638 votes 8.0%

Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret
by Judy Blume
 
  599 votes 7.5%

Half the Sky Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
 
  570 votes 7.1%

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy (write-in)
 
  477 votes 6.0%

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
by Jeanette Winterson
 
  463 votes 5.8%

We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo
We Need New Names
by NoViolet Bulawayo
 
  420 votes 5.2%

I Am Malala
 
  406 votes 5.1%

Whipping Girl A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity by Julia Serano
Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity
by Julia Serano
 
  356 votes 4.4%

Self-Made Man One Woman's Journey Into Manhood and Back Again by Norah Vincent
Self-Made Man: One Woman's Journey Into Manhood and Back Again
by Norah Vincent
 
  231 votes 2.9%

The Handmaid's Tale (write-in)
 
  229 votes 2.9%

Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay (write-in)
 
  169 votes 2.1%

We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (write-in)
 
  167 votes 2.1%

Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen (write-in)
 
  135 votes 1.7%

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  133 votes 1.7%

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  132 votes 1.6%

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  119 votes 1.5%

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  109 votes 1.4%

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  96 votes 1.2%

The Bell Jar
 
  82 votes 1.0%

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  80 votes 1.0%

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  61 votes 0.8%

To Kill a Mockingbird (write-in)
 
  57 votes 0.7%

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  51 votes 0.6%

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  41 votes 0.5%

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  39 votes 0.5%

The Geek Feminist Revolution (write-in)
 
  38 votes 0.5%

Tess of the d'Urbervilles (write-in)
 
  37 votes 0.5%

Homegoing
 
  35 votes 0.4%

The Red Tent (write-in)
 
  35 votes 0.4%

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  34 votes 0.4%

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  34 votes 0.4%

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  32 votes 0.4%

The Feminine Mystique by Betty Friedan (write-in)
 
  31 votes 0.4%

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  30 votes 0.4%

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  29 votes 0.4%

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (write-in)
 
  29 votes 0.4%

The Way We Weren't: A Memoir
 
  28 votes 0.3%

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  28 votes 0.3%

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  26 votes 0.3%

The Woman That I Am: The Literature and Culture of Contemporary Women of Color (write-in)
 
  25 votes 0.3%

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  24 votes 0.3%

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  24 votes 0.3%

Girl in a Band (write-in)
 
  21 votes 0.3%

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  19 votes 0.2%

The Beauty Myth by Virginia Woolf
 
  18 votes 0.2%

VAGINA by Naomi Wolfe (write-in)
 
  18 votes 0.2%

UNDERSTANDING SEXUAL VIOLENCE A STUDY OF CONVICTED RAPISTS BY DIANA SCULLY (write-in)
 
  17 votes 0.2%

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  17 votes 0.2%

Reading Lolita in Teheran (write-in)
 
  17 votes 0.2%

Little women (write-in)
 
  17 votes 0.2%

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  16 votes 0.2%

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  16 votes 0.2%

The Year of Magical Thinking - Joan Didion
 
  16 votes 0.2%

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  15 votes 0.2%

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  15 votes 0.2%

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  14 votes 0.2%

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  14 votes 0.2%

Come As You Are by Emily Nagoski Ph.D.
 
  14 votes 0.2%

The Purity Myth by Jessica Valenti (write-in)
 
  14 votes 0.2%

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  14 votes 0.2%

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  13 votes 0.2%

A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
 
  13 votes 0.2%

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  12 votes 0.1%

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  12 votes 0.1%

Everyday Sexism by Laura Bates (write-in)
 
  11 votes 0.1%

Girl Up by Laura Bates (write-in)
 
  11 votes 0.1%

Girl in the Woods: A Memoir by Aspen Matis (write-in)
 
  10 votes 0.1%

The underground girls of Kabul : in search of a hidden resistance in Afghanistan / by Nordberg, Jenny (write-in)
 
  10 votes 0.1%

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  10 votes 0.1%

Asking For It by Louise O'Neill (write-in)
 
  10 votes 0.1%

We Were Feminists Once: From Riot Grrrl to CoverGirl®, the Buying and Selling of a Political Movement by Andi Zeisler (write-in)
 
  10 votes 0.1%

We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson (write-in)
 
  10 votes 0.1%

I Am An Emotional Creature by Eve Ensler (write-in)
 
  8 votes 0.1%

False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Rodham Clinton Edited by Liza Featherstone (write-in)
 
  8 votes 0.1%

The summer without men (write-in)
 
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  7 votes 0.1%

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  7 votes 0.1%

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  7 votes 0.1%

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  7 votes 0.1%

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  7 votes 0.1%

I Love Dick
 
  7 votes 0.1%

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  7 votes 0.1%

House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende (write-in)
 
  7 votes 0.1%

A Woman by Sibilla Aleramo (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

The Adventures of Copper Wild (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

Fear of Flying by Erica Jong (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

Kicking Butt in Computer Science: Women in Computing at Carnegie Mellon University (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

Infidel by Ayaan Hirsi Ali (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

Ask The Passengers by A.S. King (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

Second-Hand Time by Svetlana Alexievich (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War- Lynsey Addario (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

The Kite runner (write-in)
 
  6 votes 0.1%

Into the Forest by Jean Hegland
 
  5 votes 0.1%

Desert Flower by Waris Dirie (write-in)
 
  5 votes 0.1%

The Left Hand of Darkness
 
  5 votes 0.1%

The Creation of Patriarchy (write-in)
 
  5 votes 0.1%

In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez (write-in)
 
  5 votes 0.1%

Who Stole Feminism?: How Women Have Betrayed Women - Christina Hoff Sommers
 
  5 votes 0.1%

A thousand splendid suns by Khaled Hosseini (write-in)
 
  5 votes 0.1%

Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder
 
  5 votes 0.1%

Christiane F (write-in)
 
  4 votes 0.0%

Spinster by Kate Bolick (write-in)
 
  4 votes 0.0%

Letter To a Child Never Born - Oriana Fallaci (write-in)
 
  4 votes 0.0%

Cunt, Inga Musico (write-in)
 
  4 votes 0.0%

All the single ladies by Rebecca Traister (write-in)
 
  4 votes 0.0%

Wild swans
 
  4 votes 0.0%

The Awakening (write-in)
 
  4 votes 0.0%

The Vagena by Rhiannon Lucy Cossley and
 
  3 votes 0.0%

The Book of Memory, by Petina Gappah (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.0%

How to Suppress Women's Writing - Joanna Russ
 
  3 votes 0.0%

Cunt: A Declaration of Independence, by Inga Muscio (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.0%

The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte Wood
 
  3 votes 0.0%

Sula by Toni Morrison (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.0%

A Vindication of the Rights of Women by Mary Wollstonecraft (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.0%

I, Bificus (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.0%

Widows - Ariel Dorfman (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.0%

A Thousand Nights by E.K. Johnston (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.0%

The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy (write-in)
 
  3 votes 0.0%

Game-Faint Signals by Alice N. York (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

When Women Were Birds: Fifty-four Variations on Voice
 
  2 votes 0.0%

The Dud Avocado by Elaine Dundy
 
  2 votes 0.0%

The Oldest Soul - Animus by Tiffany FitzHenry (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

Princess Sultana's daughters by Jean Sasson (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

Mama's Girl by Veronica Chambers (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

The House of Hidden Mothers - Meera Syal
 
  2 votes 0.0%

Cereus Blooms at Night by Shani Mootoo (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

Hats and Eyeglasses, by Martha Frankel (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout
 
  2 votes 0.0%

The Shaded Side by Janet M Brown (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

Vaddey Ratner - In The Shadow Of The Banyan (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

It's Okay to Laugh: (Crying Is Cool Too) by Nora McInerny Purmort (write-in)
 
  2 votes 0.0%

The evolution of Calpurnia Tate
 
  2 votes 0.0%

The Whole Woman - Germaine Greer
 
  1 vote 0.0%

A Woman of Independemt Means (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Egalia's Daughters: A Satire of the Sexes by Gerd Brantenberg (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Olympe de Gouges par Catel & Bocquet (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

The Untold Tale by J.M. Frey
 
  1 vote 0.0%

In the Beginning, She Was by Luce Irigaray (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Trail of Broken Wings by Sejal Badani (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

fast forward by melanne verveer and kim k. azzarelli (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

The Sisters are Alright (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Why does E=mc^2?
 
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  1 vote 0.0%

The Breadwinner by Doriah elis (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

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  1 vote 0.0%

Paralian - Not Just Transgender (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Hanya Yanagihara - A Little Life : A Novel (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Double Teenage - Joni Murphy (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

How to be Both (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

strayed (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Love Sick by Cory Martin (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Dietland by Sarai Walker (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Moral Infidelity (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Angela Davis: An Autobiography (write-in)
 
  1 vote 0.0%

Lynda La Plante - Twisted
 
  0 votes 0.0%

for one more day
 
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Jailbreaking the Goddess: A Radical Revisioning of Feminist Spirituality (write-in)
 
  0 votes 0.0%

Emel Akal - Kızıl Feministler
 
  0 votes 0.0%

Stalin's Cows by Sofi Oksanen
 
  0 votes 0.0%

La Question Du Hijab
 
  0 votes 0.0%

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The Stargazer's Sister by Carrie Brown (write-in)
 
  0 votes 0.0%

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