Total booklists found: 1965

BKLYN Women's History Month: Women Writers Throughout History

by BKLYNCORINAB | 20 items

March is Women's History Month, and we're featuring books written by women. This list includes literature by women throughout history: fiction, poetry, and memoir; some classics and some a bit lesser-known. Also check out our list of influential feminists texts: https://brooklyn.bibliocommons.com/l...

Created on: February 28, 2017

BKLYN Women's History Month: feminist classics

by BKLYNCORINAB | 15 items

March is Women's History Month, and we're featuring books written by women. This list includes some of the most influential feminists texts. Also check out our list of fiction, poetry, and memoir by women throughout history: https://brooklyn.bibliocommons.com/list/share/605271467_bklyncorinab/866590...

Created on: February 28, 2017

BKLYN BookMatch Adult Fic: Young Women Out in the World

by BklynRakishaK | 12 items

The post high school and post-college stories of young women making their way in the world--work, family and love!

Created on: September 16, 2014

BKLYN: Women In Translation Month

by BKLYNCORINAB | 15 items

August is Women In Translation Month, in which readers are encouraged to read, review, share, and promote books by women in translation. Women authors make up only about 30% of the new books translated into English each year, and this list highlights some of the many translations in our collection t...

Created on: August 03, 2018

BKLYN BookMatch: Stories with a Thread of Dread

by BKLYNLizaK | 9 items

This list was created by a librarian with Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. The books on this list feature stories that hold a sense of dread and/or mystery without gratuitous violence against women. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here:w...

Created on: February 11, 2020

BKLYN Lab Talks

by BKLYNCORINAB | 8 items

Do you have a passion, a pet research project, or something that sends you into an Internet search spiral late at night? So do we! In the spirit of curiosity and sharing, Lab Talks are evenings of short talks by experts and passionate hobbyists on topics like playground design, perfume, art crimes,...

Created on: December 06, 2018

BKLYN BookMatch: The Bosnian War

by BklynAlex | 7 items

This booklist provides first-person accounts, and well-researched reporting on the Bosnian War. The individuals, families, cities, and entire populations who have been decimated by unconscionable war crimes speak truth to future generations in the pages of these books. Are you looking for a curated...

Created on: December 09, 2019

A Fistful of Stories! Wild, Weird Western Fiction

by CPLvanessa | 21 items

As in film westerns, the western novel has been revived in newer and unconventional ways in recent years. There has been the rise in popularity of the “weird western”: a hybrid genre which blends elements of the traditional western (a lawless frontier, a hero pit against all odds) with those of oth...

Created on: March 03, 2020

BKLYN BookMatch: Thought-Provoking Fiction by Women of Color

by BKLYNLizaK | 6 items

This list was created by a librarian with Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. The books on this list feature fiction by women of color, concentrating on black women authors. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here: www.bklynlibrary.org/bookmatc...

Created on: April 01, 2020

Women in Translation

by BKLYNChrsm | 10 items

Did you know that only about 3% of works published in the U.S. are works translated from languages other than English? Started in 2014, the Women in Translation campaign specifically highlights the work of women in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and translation itself.

Created on: August 15, 2016

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