Adults

Women's Suffrage


womens suffrage 100 anniversary

suffrageSuffrage

Ellen C. DuBois
Honoring the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment to the Constitution, this exciting history explores the full scope of the movement to win the vote for women through portraits of its bold leaders and devoted activists. 


the book of gutsy womenThe Book of Gutsy Women 

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton
An homage to prominent women of  the world who made a difference. Hillary Clinton collaborates with her daughter, Chelsea, in this celebration of  more than 100 pioneering women  who inspired them most. 


american queenmakerAmerican Queenmaker 

Julie Des Jardins
Des Jardins profiles a remarkable yet relatively unknown figure in American  history who dedicated her life to advancing the careers of other women and to bringing women's issues and needs into a public forum. 


mr president how long must we waitMr. President, How Long Must We Wait? 

Tina Cassidy
Examines the complex relationship between suffragist leader Alice Paul and President Woodrow Wilson, revealing the life-risking measures that Paul and her supporters endured to gain voting rights for American women. 


good and madGood and Mad 

Rebecca Traister
Explores the transformative power of female anger and its ability to transcend into a political movement, tracking the history of women's anger as political fuel, from suffragettes campaigning for voting rights to the Women's March and the #MeToo movement. 


rebel cinderellaRebel Cinderella 

Adam Hochschild
The astonishing but forgotten story of an immigrant sweatshop worker who married an heir to a great American fortune and became one of the most charismatic radical leaders of her time. 


soul of americaThe Soul of America 

Jon Meacham
While the American story has not always been heroic, we have been sustained by a belief in progress even in the gloomiest of times. In this inspiring book, Meacham reassures us, “The good news is that we have come through such darkness before”—as, time and again, Lincoln’s better angels have found a way to prevail.

Also available in ebook 


with courage and clothWith Courage and Cloth 

Ann Bausum
An award-winning author chronicles the story of the women's suffrage movement in America, using compelling period photographs--including some never before published--to illustrate the vivid narrative.


susan b anthony a biographySusan B. Anthony 

Kathleen Barry
Explores how family background, education, Quaker upbringing, and an early teaching career converged in Anthony, who ultimately chose striving for social justice over marriage as a vocation. 


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