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IndoorDame
Are Women People? | Alice Duer Miller
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#AuthorSharesYrInitials #BookBinge Thank you to @Eggs and @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks for today‘s prompt! I did an internet search which led me to this Suffragette poet whose work I‘m now super excited to read! If you can‘t see this image you should do a quick google image search for her name and check out the amazing ephemera that pops up!

Suet624 Love this. 10mo
SassyBookworm This is great! 10mo
IndoorDame @SassyBookworm @Suet624 there‘s a series called forgotten books classic reprints so you can actually buy and borrow some books like this from the library pretty easily. I grabbed a volume of hers from Libby yesterday. 10mo
Eggs !!!! 10mo
Eggs !!!! 10mo
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kaysworld1
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I know #internationalwomansday has gone but I celebrate woman everyday 🥰 because I just love them. ❤️
My local library has a very small display of books dedicated I think to female authors and female characters, check it out.

#woman #womanshistory #female #girlpower #internationalwomansday
#toloveawoman #mothers
#daughters
#sisters
#grandmothers
#auntie

KathyWheeler Weirdly, I‘ve only read one of those books, Red Clocks. I wanted to like that book more than I actually liked it. I‘ll have to check out the others, especially that Pat Barker one. 1y
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SleepyDragon
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Pickpick

102 years ago ...

I'm still bitter that the pandemic cheated us out of a real centennial celebration of Women's Right to vote, and everyone just shrugged and said "oh well."

I'm also bitter that this entire part of US history is basically a footnote in most history books and only briefly covered in most history classes. I barely knew anything about it.

Tagged is an A+ account and should be required high school reading.

#Alphabetgame #LetterR

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quietjenn
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Thank you for sending me in an awesome trip around the world, as the indomitable Nellie Bly, @StayCurious! Such a fun package. I love everything, but am especially stoked about the pocket watch and pen! Hoping to dig into the books and candy soon. Thank you and our hosts! @DinoMom @Chrissyreadit #staycationintimeswap #sits #staycationintime

Chrissyreadit Fun!!!!😍😍😍 2y
StayCurious I hope you liked the package, it was fun to research and put together. I‘m not at home since it‘s a holiday here in Canada but will open mine first thing tomorrow! (edited) 2y
quietjenn @StayCurious I loved it. So glad you were creative and have fun. And I really hope you like yours when you open it! ☺️ 2y
DinoMom Fantastic! 2y
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mrsmarch
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Reading this book in the midst of all the kerfuffle around the potential repeal of Roe was like a knife in the heart. And it‘s a book for tweens! And it was heartbreaking to realize that nothing has changed at all! The other book that I had a hard time choosing between was Stamped (For Kids) — a version of Ibram X. Kendi‘s book geared toward 4th graders so my kid will be ready for it soon.

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Melismatic
Jailed for Freedom | Doris Stevens
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Went and saw this new musical at the Public (starring Phillippa Soo of Hamilton fame) — it was based upon the tagged memoir, following the American suffrage movement. Well-written and clever, pulls at your heartstrings & makes you laugh (and cry). I need to find a copy of Doris‘ book now….