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Theories of Race and Racism: A Reader

Paperback, 27/02/2009, £39.99
Incorporates contributions and editorial material and allows readers to explore the terms of debates about the nature of race and racism in contemporary societies. This book reflects different theoretical perspectives.

Votes For Women!: The Pioneers and Heroines of Female Suffrage (from the pages of A History of Britain in 21 Women)

Hardback, 05/02/2018, £7.99
A celebration of the forerunners and pioneers of women's suffrage from 1918

War on Women: And the Brave Ones Who Fight Back

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £8.99
A gripping and visceral narrative that interweaves the real-life stories of women who are fighting gross inequality all over the world.

Deeds Not Words: The Story of Women's Rights - Then and Now

Hardback, 06/02/2018, £25.00
On the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote, Helen Pankhurst - great-granddaughter of suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst and a leading women's rights campaigner - charts how women's lives have changed over the last century, and offers a powerful and positive argument for the way forward.

White Girls

Paperback, 01/03/2018, £9.99

Periodic Table of Feminism

Hardback, 08/03/2018, £9.99
The history of feminism told through its most prominent advocates, including a diverse range of international names and faces.

Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked The World

Hardback, 08/03/2018, £17.99
Immerse yourself in the captivating adventures of some of history's unsung heroines, whose stories are told through engaging voices, dazzling drawings and with startling wit.

Everywoman: One Woman's Truth About Speaking the Truth

Paperback, 08/03/2018, £8.99
Loved it.' Robert Webb'Joyfully candid and very funny.' Guardian'Jess Phillips knows the truth . The truth can be empowering, the truth can lead to greater equality, and the world would be incredibly boring if we let all of those people who allegedly know everything, say everything.

Straight Jacket

Paperback, 08/03/2018, £9.99
'This is an essential read for every gay person on the planet' - Elton JohnWINNER BOYZ BEST LGBT BOOK 2017SHORTLISTED FOR THE POLARI BOOK PRIZE 2017Straight Jacket is a revolutionary clarion call for gay men, the wider LGBT community, their friends and family.

Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions

Paperback, 08/03/2018, £5.00
From the best-selling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists comes a powerful new statement about feminism today - written as a letter to a friend.

Why Women Will Save the Planet

Paperback, 01/03/2018, £9.99
Today many cities are simply unsustainable, with polluted air, excessive energy consumption and an absence of nature. But big cities don't have to mean a dystopian future. This collection of articles and interviews collectively demonstrate both the need for women's empowerment for climate action and the powerful change it can bring.

White privilege: The myth of a post-racial society

Paperback, 04/04/2018, £13.99
Why and how do those from black and minority ethnic communities continue to be marginalised? Bhopal explores how neoliberal policy-making has increased discrimination faced by those from non-white backgrounds. This important book examines the impact of race on wider issues of inequality and difference in society.

Hearts And Minds: The Untold Story of the Great Pilgrimage and How Women Won the Vote

Hardback, 11/01/2018, £20.00
Set against the colourful background of the entire campaign for women to win the vote, Hearts and Minds tells the remarkable and inspiring story of the suffragists' march on London.

Backlash: The Undeclared War Against Women

Paperback, 18/03/1993, £14.99
What has made women unhappy in the last decade? Faludi writes 'is not their equality' - which they don't yet have - but the rising pressure to halt, even worse, women's quest for that equality.

Book for Her

Paperback, 25/02/2016, £9.99
A Book For Her details Christie's twelve years of anonymous toil in the bowels of stand-up comedy and the sudden epiphany that made her, unbelievably, one of the most critically acclaimed British stand-up comedians this decade, drawing together the threads that link a smelly smell in the women's studies section to the global feminist struggle.

Queer City: Gay London from the Romans to the Present Day

Paperback, 24/05/2018, £9.99
*** A Sunday Times Bestseller ***In Roman Londinium the city was dotted with lupanaria (`wolf dens' or public pleasure houses), fornices (brothels) and thermiae (hot baths). Ackroyd tells us the hidden story of how it got there, celebrating its diversity, thrills and energy on the one hand;

Wages for Housework: A History of an International Feminist Movement, 1972-77

Paperback, 20/09/2018, £19.99
A history of the feminist movement that changed how we see women's work forever

History of the World in 21 Women: A Personal Selection

Hardback, 06/09/2018, £16.99
The inimitable Jenni Murray celebrates great women from around the world - rescuing some from obscurity and shining a new light on familiar names

Courage Calls to Courage Everywhere

Hardback, 01/11/2018, £7.99
A century after women were first granted the vote, award-winning author Jeanette Winterson celebrates how far we have come on the road to equality, and calls on women and men alike to continue the fight

Women & Power: A Manifesto

Paperback, 01/11/2018, £6.99

Xenofeminist Manifesto

Paperback, 11/09/2018, £7.99
Pocket colour manifesto for a new futuristic feminism

Scribble Yourself Feminist

Paperback, 02/05/2018, £7.99

Ada Lovelace: The Making of a Computer Scientist

Hardback, 27/04/2018, £20.00
Featuring images of the `first programme' and Lovelace's correspondence, alongside mathematical models, and contemporary illustrations, this book shows how Ada Lovelace, with astonishing prescience, explored key mathematical questions to understand the principles behind modern computing.

Women Who Run With the Wolves

Paperback, 07/02/2008, £12.99
Presents the 'wild woman', the wise and ageless presence in the female psyche that gives women their creativity, energy and power. For centuries, the 'wild woman' has been repressed by a male-orientated value system which trivialises women's emotions.This title reveals that the 'wild woman' in us is innately healthy, passionate and wise.

People Awards

Hardback, 25/07/2018, £12.99
Celebrate equality with this beautiful book of biographies, illustrated by Ana Albero. Fifty historical figures are awarded prizes to celebrate their famous (and less-well-known) achievements.

Antisemitism: here and now

Paperback, 22/01/2019, £14.99

So Here I Am: Speeches by great women to empower and inspire

Hardback, 04/02/2019, £18.99
Over 50 empowering speeches celebrating women in their own words through extracts and commissioned illustrations, spanning throughout history up to the modern day.

Hearts And Minds: The Untold Story of the Great Pilgrimage and How Women Won the Vote

Paperback, 10/01/2019, £9.99
some agree with their aims if not their forceful methods, while others are aghast at the thought of giving any female a vote. They are the suffragists: non-militant campaigners for the vote, on an astonishing six-week protest march they call the Great Pilgrimage.

Feminism Is...

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £9.99

Trans: Exploring Gender Identity and Gender Dysphoria

Paperback, 06/02/2018, £14.99
TRANS is a book for everyone - insightful enough for professionals, but accessible enough for all. It presents an easy-to-read, jargon-free guide to help anyone understand the terminology, the concept and the day-to-day reality of gender dysphoria and related concepts.

Little Gay History: Desire and Diversity across the World

Paperback, 01/06/2013, £9.99
How old is the oldest chat-up line between men? Who was the first lesbian? Were ancient Greek men who had sex together necessarily gay? And what did Shakespeare think about cross-dressing? This title deals with these questions.

50 Queers Who Changed the World: A celebration of LGBTQ+ icons

Hardback, 28/09/2017, £10.00
A stylish celebration of queer icons

Women: Our History

Hardback, 07/02/2019, £20.00

Equal Power: Gender Equality and How to Achieve It

Paperback, 07/02/2019, £8.99
A call to arms that challenges the persistent inequality of power between men and women.

Feminism for the 99%

Paperback, 05/03/2019, £7.99
From three of the organisers of the International Women's Strike US: a manifesto for when 'leaning in' is not enough.

My Own Story (Vintage Feminism Short Edition)

Paperback, 28/06/2018, £4.99
Vintage Feminism: classic feminist texts in short formWITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JESS PHILLIPSSoldier, criminal, militant, hooligan, revolutionary: these labels Emmeline Pankhurst took up and wore proudly in her long struggle for women's suffrage.

Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene

Paperback, 19/09/2016, £21.99
Donna J. Haraway refigures our current epoch, moving away from the Anthropocene toward the Chthulucene: an epoch in which we stay with the trouble of living and dying on a damaged earth while living with and understanding the nonhuman in complex ways conducive to building more livable futures.

Outspoken: 50 Speeches by Incredible Women from Boudicca to Michelle Obama

Hardback, 05/11/2019, £14.99
History didn't listen to women, but that never stopped them from speaking out ...A lot of history is made up of speeches. Speeches about big ideas, celebratory speeches, rousing speeches to inspire soldiers to fight to the death, comic speeches to help us see the funny side to life. Outspoken: 50 Speeches by Incredible Women is going to change that.

Reinvention of Humanity: A Story of Race, Sex, Gender and the Discovery of Culture

Hardback, 07/11/2019, £25.00
*THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*"Entrancing" Dava Sobel, author of Longitude / "Vitally relevant" Financial TimesThe Reinvention of Humanity tells the riveting story of a small circle of renegade scientist-explorers who changed something profound: what it means to be normal.

Ladies Can't Climb Ladders: The Pioneering Adventures of the First Professional Women

Hardback, 23/01/2020, £20.00
In her startling study into the public and private worlds of these unsung heroines, Jane Robinson sheds light on their desires and ambitions, and how family and society responded to this emerging class of working women.

Heat of the Moment: Life and Death Decision-Making From a Firefighter

Paperback, 20/02/2020, £8.99
'One of the wonder women of our emergency services' Glamour'Homeless as a teenager, Sabrina Cohen-Hatton has spent the last eighteen years dealing with everything from fires to car crashes and terrorist attacks.

Difficult Women: A History of Feminism in 11 Fights

Hardback, 27/02/2020, £16.99
Well-behaved women don't make history: difficult women do. It's time to reclaim the history of feminism as a history of difficult women. Taking the story up to the present with the twenty-first-century campaign for abortion services, Helen Lewis reveals the unvarnished - and unfinished - history of women's rights.

History of Islam in 21 Women

Hardback, 26/09/2019, £16.99
The story of Islam as never presented before, through the lives of twenty-one remarkable women

Garments Against Women

Paperback, 30/07/2019, £9.99
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