Opinion and Analysis

Rose Bretécher: my experience of sexism in the publishing industry

Rose Bretécher: my experience of sexism in the publishing industry

Rose Bretécher shares her experiences...

Where Have All The Red-Headed Heroines Gone?

Where Have All The Red-Headed Heroines Gone?

From Nancy Drew to Ron Weasley - ginger hair in literature

Weather-Mages and Lady Knights: Tamora Pierce’s warrior women

Weather-Mages and Lady Knights: Tamora Pierce’s warrior women

Tamora Pierce's warrior women...

Past Mistakes: The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory

Past Mistakes: The Lady of the Rivers by Philippa Gregory

Feminism, fighting and fortune telling in a very dangerous 15th century England...

Odds In Our Favour: Race in The Hunger Games

Odds In Our Favour: Race in The Hunger Games

What role does white privilege play when reading YA characters...?

Contemporary Feminist Reads

Contemporary Feminist Reads

Three of our favourite modern books on feminism...

Past Mistakes: Cross Stitch by Diana Gabaldon

Past Mistakes: Cross Stitch by Diana Gabaldon

Errors in the Outlander series, and whether it's worth reading despite them...

Women Writers and Asylums

Women Writers and Asylums

A history of women's mental health and how it was treated...

Past Mistakes: Loyal in Love by Jean Plaidy

Past Mistakes: Loyal in Love by Jean Plaidy

The first in our Past Mistakes series...

May Day: The Best Books about Workers' Rights

May Day: The Best Books about Workers’ Rights

Celebrating May Day with fact and fiction about workers' rights...

World Book Night 2014

World Book Night 2014 (Or Should We Say World Bollocks Night?)

The books by women writers to grab at WBN tomorrow...

Womentoring

Womentoring

What is Womentoring and why are we so excited about it?