10 Books By Female Authors Every Feminist Should Read

In a year that started in solidarity for women with the Women’s March, 2017 has jumpstarted a new feminist revolution for women. There is a voracious appetite to see more women in politics, news, tech, and books. Below are 10 books to add to your reading list for 2018. They all have a unique voice and are poignant in the form of poetry, narrative, self help, biography, and essays.

  1. What Happened? by Hillary Rodham Clinton

  2. My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem

  3. The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae

  4. The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo by Amy Schumer

  5. Adulting: How to Become a Grown-up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps by Kelly Williams Brown

  6. Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

  7. Hunger by Roxane Gay

  8. The Sun & Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur

  9. Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

  10. I’m Fine...and Other Lies by Whitney Cummings

The narratives in these books make us both laugh and cry while informing, enlightening, and ultimately making us feel that we’re in the fight towards equality together.