March is Women’s History Month, and now seems like an especially important time to celebrate the achievements of women and girls. Look for the hashtag #HBWomensHistory17 on Facebook and Twitter and here at hbook.com.
This week’s articles:
- Roger Sutton on Horn Book founder Bertha Mahony Miller: “What would Bertha do?”
- Two picture book biographies about Ada Lovelace: Ada’s Ideas: The Story of Ada Lovelace, the World’s First Computer Programmer by Fiona Robinson and Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmer by Diane Stanley; illus. by Jessie Hartland
- Review of Here We Are: Feminism for the Real World, edited by Kelly Jensen
- Recommended nonfiction on feminism and its icons throughout history