Books for boys and girls

At the end of 2019 I had a baby daughter. I've long been aware of the fact that there are fewer female characters in kids' books. But the unjust reality of that really hit home when I started to read to her. Here's a list of books I've found with strong and/or realistic female characters.

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October 2019

1619 - The New York TimesThis is a series that "examines the long shadow of slavery". Starting with the arrival of a ship carrying more than 20 enslaved Africans in…

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September 2019

If - Sherre DeLys and John JacobsThis is a stunning piece produced in 2002 and inspired by the New Children's Hospital at Westmead. It lives in a blurry grey spot…

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August 2019

That Infernal Noise (Der var en infernalsk støj-net) - Niels Pugholm A sound art piece by the Danish sound artist Niels Pugholm. This is a Google translation of the Danish…

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July 2019

Moon Graffiti - The TruthTo celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, the Truth has replayed (repodcast?) their first ever episode, back from 2010. The story is…

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