International Women's Day

Today is International Women's Day. On, we've updated two booklists of recent biographies, one for younger and one for intermediate and older readers, to honor the extraordinary lives of women, girls, and female-identifying people throughout history from other countries around the world.

And every day throughout the month of March we'll be celebrating Women's History Month by sharing relevant posts and a roundup on Fridays, so look for the hashtag #HBWomensHistoryMonth on Facebook and Twitter and here at

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