The Seven Books Every Woman Must Read

Must-reads that have paved new roads, broken glass ceilings, and redefined female sexuality.


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Need a new book to dive into? What about these formative reads that were written by—and about—kick-butt women? As readers, it’s important to consider the women in literature who have had made such an impact, that their life and literary work has become the essential and enlightening work to change the way women view themselves and consider what came before them today. Here are just a few must-reads that have paved new roads, broken glass ceilings, revealed power struggles, prejudice, and redefined female sexuality for us today.

How many have you read? What would be on your list? Let us know in the comments below.


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About Gianna Antolos

Gianna Antolos

GIANNA ANTOLOS is a graduate of Pace University and owner of a very dusty Master of Arts in English Literature. In pursuit of a career in publishing, she put down the pen and found her niche in marketing. She is excited to re-unite with her pen in an effort to share her passion for the books she falls in love with every day. She resides in New York with her Croatian husband and his eighty-five relatives that live next door, across the street, and in the apartment above. You can follow her on Instagram @giannasantolos.