Women Writers To Read This International Women’s Day

We’re kicking off this International Women’s Day with a round-up of our favourite women writers!


We Are Water Protectors: Lindstrom, Carole, Goade, Michaela: 9781250203557:  Books - Amazon.ca

We Are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom

“We Are Water Protectors” is an illustrated picture book about a young Ojibwe water protector who must protect the precious resource from a snake.

The Henna Wars : Jaigirdar, Adiba: Amazon.ca: Books

The Henna Wars by Adiba Jaigirdar

“The Henna Wars” is a young adult rom-com about two teen girls with rival businesses who fall in love.

Ghost Squad by Claribel A. Ortega

Ghost Squad by Claribel A. Ortega

“Ghost Squad” follows the adventures of two girls who accidentally cast a spell that awakens evil spirits. can they save the town before it’s too late?

Legendborn : Deonn, Tracy: Amazon.ca: Books

Legendborn by Tracy Deonn

“Legendborn” is a young adult novel full of adventure. When sixteen-year-old Bree discovers she has magic powers, that monsters are real, and there’s a secret society at her school, she must decide her place in the coming magic war.

The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family: Muhammad, Ibtihaj, Aly,  Hatem, Ali, S. K.: 9780316519007: Books - Amazon.ca

The Proudest Blue by Ibtihaj Muhammad and S.K. Ali

“The Proudest Blue” follows Faizah and her older sister Asiya, who’s wearing her first hijab on the first day of a new school year.