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Treasure Box: October 2016

October is my favorite month, because I LOVE Halloween, so this is a very special Treasure Box of Tricks and Treats! ♦ Take Back Halloween is one of my favorite Halloween treasures. It’s an awesome feminist costume guide that provides a geeky alternative to your standard Sexy Ken Bone costumes with instructions for costumes celebrating women of… Continue reading Treasure Box: October 2016

Books

When the Moon Was Ours Book Playlist

There are so many reasons to recommend WHEN THE MOON WAS OURS. It’s by Anna-Marie McLemore, whose her first novel, The Weight of Feathers, I loved. Like her previous book, this one has spellbinding prose (I think it might be even better here, honestly) and a gorgeous story about family and identity. It definitely has a beguiling fairy tale… Continue reading When the Moon Was Ours Book Playlist

Books

Hermione Granger’s Feminist Book Club: Half the Sky – Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

September/October’s book for Emma Watson’s feminist book club was HALF THE SKY: TURNING OPPRESSION INTO OPPORTUNITY FOR WOMEN WORLDWIDE by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. I’m excited to talk about this one, so let’s get to it! While the selections have generally been very good, I was especially excited for this book for a few reasons.… Continue reading Hermione Granger’s Feminist Book Club: Half the Sky – Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide