Here’s what we suggest instead of/in addition to reading Having it All by Helen Gurley Brown. Listen to the podcast to hear us talk about some of these titles in more depth!
- Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
- Bitch Planet by Kelly Sue DeConnick & Valentine DeLandro
- Bygone Badass Broads by Mackenzi Lee & Petra Eriksson
- Captain Marvel by Kelly Sue DeConnick & David Lopez
- Come As You Are by Emily Nagoski
- Enter Helen by Brooke Hauser
- Finishing the Hat by Stephen Sondheim
- Here We Are: Feminism for the Real World, edited by Kelly Jensen
- Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
- Pretty Deadly by Kelly Sue DeConnick & Emma Rios
- Sex From Scratch by Sarah Mirk
- What Does it Mean to be White by Robin DiAngelo
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(But no pressure, we’re also happy if you get these items from your local library or independent bookstore.)