Roses and Radicals: The Epic Story of How American Women Won the Right to Vote Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box Jailed for Freedom: American Women Win the Vote The Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote Unceasing Militant: The Life of Mary Church Terrell Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote A Vote for Women: Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement and the 19th Amendment
Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote The Voice That Won the Vote: How One Woman's Words Made History Who Was Susan B. Anthony? With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman's Right to Vote Women Win the Vote!: 19 for the 19th Amendment She Votes: How U.S. Women Won Suffrage, and What Happened Next Gilded Suffragists: The New York Socialites Who Fought for Women's Right to Vote
Maye's March for Women's Votes Around America to Win the Vote: Two Suffragists, a Kitten, and 10,000 Miles Recasting the Vote: How Women of Color Transformed the Suffrage Movement The Myth of Seneca Falls: Memory and the Women's Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898 Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote Women Win the Vote!: 19 for the 19th Amendment
Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote Mr. President, How Long Must We Wait?: Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the Fight for the Right to Vote Tempest-Tossed: The Spirit of Isabella Beecher Hooker Miss Paul and the President: The Creative Campaign for Women's Right to Vote And Yet They Persisted: How American Women Won the Right to Vote

The Best Books on the Women's Suffrage Fight

By From the 19th Amendment to Title IX and ERA In Between

By From the 19th Amendment to Title IX and ERA In Between
The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote

The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote

Elaine Weiss

$18.00 $16.74

The state of Tennessee was the final battleground for the suffragists, who needed the approval of 36 states to win the right to vote. Adult.

Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote

Why They Marched: Untold Stories of the Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote

Susan Ware

$26.95 $25.06

Reaching beyond the national leadership of the suffrage movement, a historian tells the untold stories of everyday women who backed the cause. Adult.

Women Win the Vote!: 19 for the 19th Amendment

Women Win the Vote!: 19 for the 19th Amendment

Nancy B. Kennedy and Katy Dockrill

$19.95

In "Women Win the Vote!" I map the road to the 19th Amendment through the lives of 19 fierce women who paved the way by upending tradition and breaking down barriers. Ages 9 and up.

Unceasing Militant: The Life of Mary Church Terrell

Unceasing Militant: The Life of Mary Church Terrell

Alison M. Parker

$43.13

Mary Church Terrell was a prominent activist for suffrage and the civil rights of African Americans from reform movement of the late 1800s to the civil rights movement of the 1950s. Adult.

Recasting the Vote: How Women of Color Transformed the Suffrage Movement

Recasting the Vote: How Women of Color Transformed the Suffrage Movement

Cathleen D. Cahill

$32.14

The diverse group of women profiled in this book propelled the national suffrage movement toward a more inclusive vision of equal rights. Adult.

A Vote for Women: Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement and the 19th Amendment

A Vote for Women: Celebrating the Women's Suffrage Movement and the 19th Amendment

$49.99 $46.49

This fully illustrated hardcover book charts the history of the women’s movement’s fight to claim the vote, and the advances that have resulted from that victory. Adult.

And Yet They Persisted: How American Women Won the Right to Vote

And Yet They Persisted: How American Women Won the Right to Vote

Johanna Neuman

$38.95

This book traces the fight for the vote over two centuries, from the Revolutionary War to the Civil Rights era. Adult.

She Votes: How U.S. Women Won Suffrage, and What Happened Next

She Votes: How U.S. Women Won Suffrage, and What Happened Next

Bridget Quinn

$35.00 $32.55

She Votes is the story of the women who won suffrage, and those who have continued to raise their voices for equality ever since. Adult.

Mr. President, How Long Must We Wait?: Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the Fight for the Right to Vote

Mr. President, How Long Must We Wait?: Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the Fight for the Right to Vote

Tina Cassidy

$18.99

An inspiring account of the complex relationship between suffrage leader Alice Paul and President Woodrow Wilson. Adult.

Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box

Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box

Evette Dionne

$19.99 $18.59

The story of African American women in black church groups, female sororities, women's charitable societies and social clubs who formed their own suffrage groups when white suffrage groups refused them entry. Adult.

The Voice That Won the Vote: How One Woman's Words Made History

The Voice That Won the Vote: How One Woman's Words Made History

Elisa Boxer and Vivien Mildenberger

$16.99 $15.80

The 19th Amendment was ratified because a young man listened to his mother. Ages 7-10.

Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote

Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote

Kirsten Gillibrand and Maira Kalman

$18.99 $17.66

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand tells the stories of 10 leaders who worked to win the right to vote for American women. Ages 6-9.

Around America to Win the Vote: Two Suffragists, a Kitten, and 10,000 Miles

Around America to Win the Vote: Two Suffragists, a Kitten, and 10,000 Miles

Mara Rockliff and Hadley Hooper

$16.99

In 1916, two suffragists set out on a 10,000 mile road trip around the country drumming up support for the vote. Ages 5-8.

Maye's March for Women's Votes

Maye's March for Women's Votes

Amy Houts

$9.98

Nonfiction book based on the diary of Vera Maye Shipps, a 19-year old trombone player who participated in the 1913 suffrage march in Washington, DC. Ages 9-12.

The Myth of Seneca Falls: Memory and the Women's Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898

The Myth of Seneca Falls: Memory and the Women's Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898

Lisa Tetrault

$37.38

Early suffrage leaders consolidated their place in history with the publication of their "History of the Woman Suffrage," a book that both perpetuated an origin story and invented the modern discipline of women's history. Adult.

Jailed for Freedom: American Women Win the Vote

Jailed for Freedom: American Women Win the Vote

Doris Stevens

$19.95 $18.55

Suffragist Doris Stevens wrote this first-hand account of the fight for the vote shortly after the 19th Amendment was ratified. Adult.

Miss Paul and the President: The Creative Campaign for Women's Right to Vote

Miss Paul and the President: The Creative Campaign for Women's Right to Vote

Dean Robbins and Nancy Zhang

$17.99

This picture book introduces young readers to Alice Paul, the suffragist and women's rights activist who went head-to-head with President Woodrow Wilson to win the vote. Ages 4-8.

Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence

Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence

$39.95 $37.15

A collection of portraits, photographs, drawings, paintings, prints and textiles and other visual media accompanies this narrative that tells the suffrage story. Adult.

With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman's Right to Vote

With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman's Right to Vote

Ann Bausum

$21.95

Suffragists were skilled seamstresses who put their talents to use in creating banners, sashes, pennants and other suffrage symbols, which the author weaves into her story of the suffrage fight. Ages 12 and up.

Roses and Radicals: The Epic Story of How American Women Won the Right to Vote

Roses and Radicals: The Epic Story of How American Women Won the Right to Vote

Todd Hasak-Lowy and Susan Zimet

$19.99

The personal cost that women suffered to win the right to vote is chronicled in this book. Ages 9 and up.

Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote

Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote

Tanya Lee Stone and Rebecca Gibbon

$8.99 $8.36

This picture book tells the story of early suffrage leader Elizabeth Cady Stanton, who powered the fight for the vote for decades. Ages 6-10.

Who Was Susan B. Anthony?

Who Was Susan B. Anthony?

Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso, et al.

$5.99 $5.57

An introduction to suffrage leader Susan B. Anthony from the "Who Was" series. Ages 8-12.

Tempest-Tossed: The Spirit of Isabella Beecher Hooker

Tempest-Tossed: The Spirit of Isabella Beecher Hooker

Susan Campbell

$28.95

The life of suffragist Isabella Beecher Hooker, sister to Harriet Beecher Stowe, who wrote "Uncle Tom's Cabin." Adult.

Gilded Suffragists: The New York Socialites Who Fought for Women's Right to Vote

Gilded Suffragists: The New York Socialites Who Fought for Women's Right to Vote

Johanna Neuman

$106.80

Wealthy socialites whose names we still know today -- Astor, Belmont, Rockefeller, Tiffany, Vanderbilt and more -- backed the suffrage cause with their time and resources. Adult.

The Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote

The Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote

Brooke Kroeger

$109.25

The story of how a group of forward-thinking men came together to help women gain the right to vote. Adult.