Did you love The Handmaid’s Tale? Check out this read-alike list featuring feminist dystopias and real women’s voices. Join us to talk books (and eat snacks!) at Read-Alike Book Lounge, Wednesdays at 2pm all summer long!

  • Vox

    Set in a United States in which half the population has been silenced, Vox is the harrowing, unforgettable story of what one woman will do to protect herself and her daughter.

  • Red Clocks

    Five women struggle with changes in a near-future America where abortion and assisted fertility have been outlawed and where the homeopath is targeted by a modern-day witch hunt.

  • Gather the Daughters

    A smoldering debut about an insular community on an island at the end of the world and the girls who start to question the rules that bind them.

  • The Power

    What would happen if women suddenly possessed a fierce new power?

  • Hazards of Time Travel

    A recklessly idealistic girl tests the limits of her oppressively controlled, dystopian world and is punished by being sent back in time , only to fall fatefully in love with a fellow exile.

  • The Farm

    Ensconced within a retreat where expectant birth mothers are given luxurious accommodations and lucrative rewards to produce perfect babies, a Filipino immigrant is forced to choose between a life-changing payment and the outside world.

  • Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions

    Dear Ijeawele goes right to the heart of sexual politics in the twenty-first century. It can start a conversation about what it really means to be a woman today.

  • Unladylike: A Field Guide to Smashing the Patriarchy and Claiming Your Space

    An indispensable guide for how to be a woke modern woman who's ready to raise hell.

  • Eloquent Rage

    Brittney Cooper reminds us that anger is a powerful source of energy that can give us the strength to keep on fighting.

  • Anthology of Amazing Women

    From Aud the Deep-Minded to Malala Yousafzai, this beautifully illustrated collection introduces 50 diverse women who have pushed the boundaries of human excellence and endeavor to a new generation.

  • Bringing Down the Colonel

    Using newspaper articles, personal journals, previously unpublished autobiographies, and letters, this book tells the story of one of the earliest women to publicly fight back.

  • Era of Ignition

    A passionate manifesto with personal stories, anecdotes, and opinions from the front lines of modern American womanhood from an actor, filmmaker, and activist.