Today is International Women’s Day, a day for celebrating both how far women have come and yet how far women must go to achieve true equality in today’s world. 124 more words
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In celebration of International Women’s Day, here are my top five books written by fabulous females.
“What’s an adventure if you know all the steps before you take them?”
Nora Roberts has been a favourite author of mine since I was seventeen years old: I was about to leave for over a month, to stay with my grandparents in Portugal – and while I could read Portuguese … let’s just say I preferred English books. 1,300 more words
For a while now, there has been a new topic of discussion amongst some female authors – sexism in science fiction. If you’re a woman, and you write science fiction, you are far less likely to be reviewed or taken seriously, and the whole science fiction arena continues to be dominated by men, men who don’t seem to welcome their female counterparts into the genre. 628 more words