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10 books about women

Pick up one of these featured titles on women in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on women. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

The Women of the Bible Speak: The Wisdom of 16 Women and Their Lessons for Today by Shannon Bream

Category: Women's Issues

This book was published this year by Broadside Books and takes approximately 8.5 hours to read.

A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II by Sonia Purnell

Category: France

This book was published last year by Penguin Books and takes approximately 12.3 hours to read.

In the Company of Women: Inspiration and Advice from over 100 Makers, Artists, and Entrepreneurs by Grace Bonney

Category: Success

This book was published 5 years ago by Artisan and takes approximately 12.0 hours to read.

The Book of Awesome Women: Boundary Breakers, Freedom Fighters, Sheroes and Female Firsts (Teenage Girl Book, Feminist Gift for Girls) by Becca Anderson

Category: State & Local

This book was published 4 years ago by Mango and takes approximately 11.4 hours to read.

Herstory: 50 Women and Girls Who Shook Up the World (Stories That Shook Up the World) by Katherine Halligan

Category: History

This book was published 3 years ago by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers and takes approximately 3.7 hours to read.

Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail by Ben Montgomery

Category: Environmentalists & Naturalists

This book was published 5 years ago by Chicago Review Press and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art by Mary Gabriel

Category: History

This book was published 2 years ago by Back Bay Books and takes approximately 31.5 hours to read.

The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek: A Novel by Kim Michele Richardson

Category: Historical

This book was published 2 years ago by Sourcebooks Landmark and takes approximately 10.7 hours to read.

Self-Love Workbook for Women: Release Self-Doubt, Build Self-Compassion, and Embrace Who You Are by Megan Logan MSW LCSW

Category: Codependency

This book was published last year by Rockridge Press and takes approximately 5.8 hours to read.

The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience by Hillary Rodham Clinton

Category: Social Activists

This book was published 2 years ago by Simon & Schuster and takes approximately 15.5 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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