Five New Biographies to Read This Summer

Since it’s almost the middle of May and just weeks away from the unofficial start of summer, I’m getting my summer reading list set.  Here are five biographies  that are currently on my to-read list.  What do they all have in common?  They’re all about badass women in history.


Badass Ladies of History: Decca Mitford (pt 1)

Young women today are spoiled for choice in role models. The philanthropic can look to Jane Addams or Ethel Kennedy, the civic-minded may find heroes in Michelle Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton (or perhaps Leslie Knope), and aspiring scientists can get into Rosalind Franklin, Marie Curie, or even Hedy Lamarr. And with every passing day, […]