Girls Who Fight Back

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If you’re a fan of “Moxie” on Netflix or just in the mood for heroines standing up and speaking out against sexism and injustice, check out these fierce reads.

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Moxie

In a small Texas town where high school football reigns supreme, a sixteen-year-old girl starts a feminist revolution using anonymously-written zines. You can also check out this title as eBook on OverDrive/Libby or as eAudio on Hoopla.

Running

When fifteen-year-old Cuban American Mariana Ruiz’s father runs for president, Mari starts to see him with new eyes. A novel about waking up and standing up, and what happens when you stop seeing your dad as your hero-while the whole country is watching. You can also check out this title as eBook on OverDrive/Libby.

Six Angry Girls

When a teen is ousted from her mock trial team by fellow male members, she and her friends decide to take a stand. You can also check out this title as eBook on OverDrive/Libby.

Watch Us Rise

Frustrated by the way women are treated even at their progressive New York City high school two best friends start a Women’s Rights Club, post their essays and poems online, and watch it go viral, attracting positive support as well as trolls. You can also check out this title as eBook on OverDrive/Libby.