Be inspired by the movers, the shakers and the quiet achievers. And discover funny, moving, truthful, rousing, tragic and challenging insights into what it means to be a woman today. Here are some books that celebrate women, young and old, as powerful instigators, influencers and agents of positive change.
A vital new non-fiction collection from one of the most celebrated and revered writers of our time
Collected essays and speeches from the bestselling, Booker-winning author of The Ministry of Utmost Happiness.
Let's hear it for the Australian women who have shaped our history and are expanding our future!
A celebration of the wonderful characters of the AFLW and the remarkable success of the new Women’s League.
Media star Jamila Rizvi’s exploration of the confidence deficit holding women back, the barriers to career success this can create, and how they might be overcome. Accessible and timely, this is essential reading for millennial women.
The world’s most successful women, including Arianna Huffington, Gwyneth Paltrow and Elle Macpherson, tell you how to become a fearless, fabulous girl boss.
Inspiring, practical, generous and optimistic, one of our finest communicators and most successful businesswomen shares what she’s learned about leadership, the culture of the workplace and the vital importance of living a whole life.
A provocative and inspiring work on overcoming the obstacles facing women on the path to leadership
A powerful and moving memoir about healing, healthy food and hope by Australia's leading rural writer and environmental entrepreneur.
Forget about the glass ceiling – let’s change the system altogether by redefining the very meaning of success at work and in our personal lives
Including new chapters. Frank, fearless, funny, articulate and inspiring, Yassmin Abdel-Magied is a dynamo, a young Muslim dynamo offering a bracing breath of fresh air – and hope.
In 2011 Turia Pitt made headlines for having barely survived a terrible bushfire in the desert. She is now one of the most inspirational women in Australia.
Why women need wives, and men need lives
The incredible first book from YouTube sensation and all-round superwoman, Lilly Singh.
'I was prime minister for three years and three days.Three years and three days of resilience.Three years and three days of changing the nation.Three years and three days for you to judge.'
A new way of looking at feminism from one of our funniest writers
The great leader of the women’s suffrage movement tells the story of her fight for equality
Discover history's most remarkable women.
Mindy Kaling's New York Times bestselling comic memoir – on family, weight struggles, bullying, friendships, men and starring in E4's The Mindy Project – will appeal to her growing UK fan base.
Now in one volume, both parts of Persepolis, Marjane Satrapi's brilliant memoir-in-comic-strips about growing up in Iran during and after the Islamic revolution.
100 tales of extraordinary women - the most highly supported original book ever in the history of crowdfunding.
From flying with critically wounded Australian soldiers out of turbulent war zones, to being held at gunpoint, the compassion, courage and grace under fire in Our Vietnam Nurses will inspire and astound.
The Girl Who Climbed Everest is the inspiring story of Alyssa Azar, an ordinary girl from country Queensland who worked to ascend the world’s highest peak – the youngest Australian ever to have achieved this extraordinary feat.
The long-awaited memoir of Australia’s sweetheart, Olivia Newton-John, covering everything from Grease to her journeys with cancer to her tireless charity work.
International borders may be closed for now, but there are still no limits on the imagination.