#Women writers

8 Courtly Medieval Female Writers

Learn more about these medieval female writers and members of the courts of Japan and Europe, with works ranging from poetry to autobiographies.

Stellar March Books Out in the UK

Coronavirus forcing you to self isolate? Dive int to these stellar March Books Out in March .

24 Popular Books By Women Writers From Around The World

Take a look at this list of some of the most popular women writers from around the world, as ranked by Goodreads users, and grow that TBR.

5 Underrated Celebrity Memoirs By Women You Need to Read

Reading celebrity memoirs almost always ends up being one of my favorite reading experiences. Poetic insight into the lives of ...

10 Pieces of Edith Wharton Swag To Honor Her Birthday

Celebrate Wharton, the queen of the Gilded Age, with some sweet, bookish Edith Wharton swag. Happy Birthday to her and to you!

35 Over 35: Women Authors Who Debuted at 35+

"There is a pervasive idea that one must debut by Age X (often 30) or one has Failed Utterly." Read these women authors who debuted at 35 or older.

10 Awesome Historical Fantasy Novels By Women

If you love when magic and history collide, than check out these 10 must read historical fantasy novels written by women.

Diabolical Dames: 13 Horror Story Collections by Women

A list of 13 horror story collections written by women authors.

65 Great YA Horror Reads by Women

Check out these 65 YA horror novels -- from classics to more contemporary work -- written by women. Get ready to be scared!

The Astonishing Authorship of Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn (1640–1689) is the first woman in the Western world known to have made her living as a writer. ...

Digital Feminism: Righting the Gender Divide for Authors on Wikipedia

Have you heard about the 2015 Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon? It’s aim is to increase the number of female participants sharing ...

5 Scary Stories by Women Writers

When we think of scary stories, we turn to authors like Stephen King, Edgar Allan Poe, and H.P. Lovecraft. A ...

How Reba McEntire Made Me a Writer

Most writers have beloved books that made us the writers we are today. They were first teachers, the stories that made ...

The Lives of Literary Ladies

This post started out as something else. I first put fingers to keyboard to tell you about some of the ...

5 Magical Books by Women

Recently, some dust was thrown up regarding why women-only prizes should be a thing. While I think it unfair that the need ...