I do indeed. Specifically for my feminism/women reading list. I have recently compiled reading lists of the books I most want to read out of the huge list I have on GoodReads, and realised that I actually don’t have that many on feminism/women/gender. This is an area that I find fascinating and I feel like I haven’t read enough on it.
Here is the list I have so far:
- Animal by Sara Pascoe
- Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit
- Everyday Sexism by Laura Bates
- I Call Myself a Feminist by Victoria Pepe
- Girls Will be Girls by Emer O’Toole
- Only Ever Yours by Louise O’Neill
- The Madwoman in the Attic by Sandra M. Gilbert and Susan Gubar (own a copy)
- Gilbert and Gubar’s The Madwoman in the Attic after Thirty Years by Annette R. Federico and Sandra M. Gilbert (own a copy)
- The Second Sex by Simone du Beauvoir (own a copy)
As you can see I’ve got a mix of classics and more modern stuff. Honestly I’d rather read more modern stuff (say, since 1980) so recommendations in that bracket would be very much appreciated!
Also I must ask that no one recommend Caitlin Moran to me – I have read two of her books and didn’t really get along with them… sorry.
I look forward to hearing about some amazing books!