Zoey's Top 10 Must-Read Feminist Books

Zoey's Top 10 Must-Read Feminist Books

Life, Style & Travel Blogger/Content CreatorZoey Phoon

Born in tropical Malaysia, Zoey is a digital content creator, social media enthusiast & blogger behind zoeypky.com. Zoey is currently based in the United Kingdom and often shares her dose of adventures, interests & experiences on this social avenue in hopes to inspire others.

'Are you well versed in the F word? If not, this is an amazing place to start!'

Zoey is correct about her wonderfully curated list. Feminism is an ever-expanding field of research, open dialogue and accessible to both men and women - young or old. You may often want to increase your own personal knowledge on the topic but not know where is best to start. Would personal essays work? Or how about a TED talk? 

Thanks to Zoey Phoon's excellent list of easy to pick-up-and-go feminist books, you can certainly find something to quench that thirst. From great minds such as Hillary R Clinton and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, this list is comprehensive and diverse. What's more, all of these books are easy to purchase online from Amazon & eBay!

'Feminism has always had negative connotations of angry, men-hating women but it's actually quite the opposite. Here are 10 recommendations of insightful feminist books that can help articulate what it truly means to be a feminist and how rewarding it is to fight for gender equality.' 

  • Last updated: 31-03-2021
Table of Contents

Zoey Phoon's mybest

Florence GivenWomen Don't Owe You Pretty


Mikki KendallHood Feminism: Notes from the Women White Feminists Forgot


Scarlett CurtisFeminists Don't Wear Pink (and other lies): Amazing women on what the F-word means to them


Jessica BennettFeminist Fight Club: A Survival Manual For a Sexist Workplace


Lauren BravoWhat Would the Spice Girls Do?: How the Girl Power Generation Grew Up


Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieWe Should All Be Feminists


Lynn EnrightVagina: A re-education


Hillary Rodham ClintonThe Book of Gutsy Women: Favourite Stories of Courage and Resilience


Deborah Frances-WhiteThe Guilty Feminist

Rebecca SolnitMen Explain Things to Me: And Other Essays


Zoey Phoon's mybest Summary

I hope these recommendations have helped you with your introduction and/or journey into feminism and its issues. These are just 10 of my recommendations but I sincerely hope it has enlightened you and given you a deeper insight into issues pertaining to gender.

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