Genni's Feminist Favorites

Get a Life, Chloe Brown: A Novel (The Brown Sisters #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062941206
Availability: Backordered
Published: Avon - November 5th, 2019

After a near-death experience, geeky and chronically ill Chloe Brown decides to get a life, and who best to teach her besides her hunky superintendent, Red? If you're looking for a fun and flirty romance that will make you laugh and tug on your heartstrings, then Get a Life, Chloe Brown is the one for you!

Dear Sweet Pea Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062473073
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 1st, 2019

Dear Sweet Pea is the perfect book for both tween readers, their parents, or 20-somethings like myself. The protagonist, Sweet Pea, navigates friendships, mean girls, crushes, body-shaming, and her parent's divorce as seventh-grade draws to a close. Don't be surprised if you both laugh out loud and cry while reading; I sure did. 

Nobody's Victim: Fighting Psychos, Stalkers, Pervs, and Trolls Cover Image
By Carrie Goldberg, Jeannine Amber (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9780525533771
Availability: Backordered
Published: Plume - August 13th, 2019

Carrie Goldberg is an established lawyer and activist fighting against sexual violence, stalking, blackmail, and more gives readers an inside look into the intricacies of her work. Her stories will anger and appall you, but will also inspire you to fight back.

The Right Swipe: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062878090
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Published: Avon - August 6th, 2019

If you are looking for a diverse read that works as a social commentary and includes a lovely romance, look no further! Rhiannon, our main character, is such a bad-ass, and I loved her dedication and drive. The Right Swipe will leave you with a smile on your face and feeling empowered.

Red, White & Royal Blue: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250316776
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 14th, 2019

Imagine a world where a democratic, divorced Texan mother of two Latinx teenagers won the 2016 presidency. Sound nice? Well, strap yourself in for a darling romance between the First Son of the United States, Alex, and Prince Henry of England that might leave you a little hopeful about this upcoming 2020 election.

There's Something about Sweetie Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534416789
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 14th, 2019

Sandhya Menon is an expert at writing a coming of age novel. Follow Sweetie, the protagonist, as she tackles strict body standards, gains confidence, and finds a swoon-worthy, respectful love interest.

Girls with Sharp Sticks Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534426146
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 18th, 2020

Girls with Sharp Sticks is the YA answer to the resurgence of feminist literature, à la The Handmaid's Tale. Empowering and quick-paced, Girls With Sharp Sticks is perfect for any (young) feminist out there.

The Bromance Book Club Cover Image
ISBN: 9781984806093
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Published: Berkley - November 5th, 2019

We've got hot men reading romance novels and a steamy relationship built on trust and respect.  Need I say more?