International Women's Day book list and poster

Added 08 Mar 2021
Women in Leadership students

To celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve created two free classroom resources for primary and secondary schools.

International Women’s Day book list

  • A book list brimming with inspiring reads and audiobooks for children and young people aged 3 to 18
  • Titles include:
    • Sulwe (Puffin) by Lupita Nyong’o and illustrated by Vashti Harrison,
    • Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World (Bloomsbury) by Kate Pankhurst
    • Becoming (Viking) by Michelle Obama


  • We asked adults what advice they would give to their younger self
  • From their advice, we created a poster to inspire the hopes and dreams of young people today

Read our research report to discover more about the on the relationship between aspirations, literacy and gender for young people and adults.