20 Classic Books Written by Women

Tue, 02/28/2017 - 4:42pm -- lwhite

 The month of March is Women's History Month. Our staff at the Redwood Library, to commemorate the occasion and its Thirty Year anniversary, has hand selected twenty books written by women. Come check out one of the books below and enjoy a piece of classic literature by many of histories great women writers.

 

Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen 

 

Jane Eyre

Charlotte Brontë

 

Wuthering Heights

Emily Brontë


Middlemarch

George Eliot


The Awakening 

Kate Chopin


The Age of Innocence 

Edith Wharton 


Mrs. Dalloway

Virginia Woolfe 


A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Betty Smith

 

The Lottery and Other Short Stories

Shirely Jackson

 

 

The Mysterious Affair at Styles 

Agatha Christie

 

The Color Purple 

Alice Walker

 

Beloved 

Toni Morrison

 

 

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Maya Angelou

 

Frankenstein

Mary Shelly

 

 

 Gone with the Wind 

Margaret Mitchell

 

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Zora Neale Hurston

 

 

My Antonia

Willa Cather

 

Rebecca

Daphne du Maurier

 

To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper Lee

 

 Enough Rope

Dorthy Parker