Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World

Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World

Throughout history and across the globe, one characteristic connects the daring women of Brazen: their indomitable spirit. Against overwhelming adversity, these remarkable women raised their voices and changed history. With her one-of-a-kind wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some wor Throughout history and across the globe, one characteristic connects the daring women of Brazen: their indomitable ...

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Title:Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World
Author:Pénélope Bagieu
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Genres:Sequential Art
ISBN:1626728690
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:296 pages pages

Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World Reviews

  • Lindsay
    Jan 27, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

  • Dov Zeller
    Jun 08, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

  • Bonnie G.
    May 17, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

    Excellent selection of subjects, and wonderful artwork! ...

    A great fun book of graphic stories about women who dared. Best of all they aren't all the usual ones! And, they are from all around the world as well as various time periods. The art is marvelous. Great for dipping into when you have a spare 10 or 15 minutes. ...

    At Reading Rants: http://www.readingrants.org/2018/04/0... ...

    THIS IS PHENOMENAL. I really hope Penelope does a sequel. ...

    OMFG OMGG OMMMMGGG AMAZING like seriously this book is so beautiful and witty and serious and well researched and stunning and funny!!!! New fave! Everyone must read! ...

  • Sam Bloom
    Apr 23, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

  • Jennifer
    Apr 09, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

    Excellent selection of subjects, and wonderful artwork! ...

    A great fun book of graphic stories about women who dared. Best of all they aren't all the usual ones! And, they are from all around the world as well as various time periods. The art is marvelous. Great for dipping into when you have a spare 10 or 15 minutes. ...

    At Reading Rants: http://www.readingrants.org/2018/04/0... ...

  • Stefanie
    Jun 20, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

    Excellent selection of subjects, and wonderful artwork! ...

    A great fun book of graphic stories about women who dared. Best of all they aren't all the usual ones! And, they are from all around the world as well as various time periods. The art is marvelous. Great for dipping into when you have a spare 10 or 15 minutes. ...

  • Nenia ✨ Queen of Literary Trash, Protector of Out-of-Print Gems, Khaleesi of Bodice Rippers, Mother of Smut, the Unrepentant, Breaker of Convention ✨ Campbell
    Apr 29, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

  • Christina (A Reader of Fictions)
    May 21, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

  • Laura
    Apr 20, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

  • Derek Royal
    Apr 08, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

  • First Second Books
    Mar 08, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

  • Erin
    Apr 10, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

    Excellent selection of subjects, and wonderful artwork! ...

    A great fun book of graphic stories about women who dared. Best of all they aren't all the usual ones! And, they are from all around the world as well as various time periods. The art is marvelous. Great for dipping into when you have a spare 10 or 15 minutes. ...

    At Reading Rants: http://www.readingrants.org/2018/04/0... ...

    THIS IS PHENOMENAL. I really hope Penelope does a sequel. ...

    OMFG OMGG OMMMMGGG AMAZING like seriously this book is so beautiful and witty and serious and well researched and stunning and funny!!!! New fave! Everyone must read! ...

    An absolute pleasure and wonder to read: the info is fantastic, the artwork really brings it to life, and the whole experience of reading it is joyful. More books like this are a must. ...

    I loved the diversity in this book. There are women featured from different times, different places, different backgrounds. They have made so many different things of themselves: scientists, inventors, activists, lawyers, warriors, perpetually learning and doing. Fascinating. ...

  • Becky
    Jul 16, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

    Excellent selection of subjects, and wonderful artwork! ...

  • Mark
    Apr 15, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

  • Suzanne
    Apr 28, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

    Excellent selection of subjects, and wonderful artwork! ...

    A great fun book of graphic stories about women who dared. Best of all they aren't all the usual ones! And, they are from all around the world as well as various time periods. The art is marvelous. Great for dipping into when you have a spare 10 or 15 minutes. ...

    At Reading Rants: http://www.readingrants.org/2018/04/0... ...

    THIS IS PHENOMENAL. I really hope Penelope does a sequel. ...

  • Carol Tilley
    Aug 31, 2017

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

  • Bethwyn (Butterfly Elephant Books)
    Apr 30, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

    Excellent selection of subjects, and wonderful artwork! ...

    A great fun book of graphic stories about women who dared. Best of all they aren't all the usual ones! And, they are from all around the world as well as various time periods. The art is marvelous. Great for dipping into when you have a spare 10 or 15 minutes. ...

    At Reading Rants: http://www.readingrants.org/2018/04/0... ...

    THIS IS PHENOMENAL. I really hope Penelope does a sequel. ...

    OMFG OMGG OMMMMGGG AMAZING like seriously this book is so beautiful and witty and serious and well researched and stunning and funny!!!! New fave! Everyone must read! ...

    An absolute pleasure and wonder to read: the info is fantastic, the artwork really brings it to life, and the whole experience of reading it is joyful. More books like this are a must. ...

  • Sonia Schoenfield
    Apr 17, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

  • Alicia
    Mar 28, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

  • Jamie Jones Hullinger
    Apr 02, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

  • KC
    Mar 16, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

  • Roz
    Mar 11, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

  • Shannon (It Starts At Midnight)
    Apr 09, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

  • Colleen Fauchelle
    Apr 26, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

  • Garrett
    Apr 13, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

    A collection of 29 brief biographies, this is Bagieu's exercise in chronicling the lives of women throughout the world, and throughout history, that bucked the system or defined themselves on their own terms. This project began as a series of webcomics posted on Le Monde's blog, and al...

    I will be purchasing a copy for my home library. It is perfection. ...

    I loved learning about the extraordinary women in this graphic novel. This is a truly inspiring collection of portraits of female pioneers, inventors, and great minds presented with sensitivity and humor. I'll be recommending this to all my teens (and adults)! ...

    Highly entertaining and wildly illustrated. Multiple woman from all walks of life and time periods all overcome some form of adversity to achieve great success. ...

    You can find the full review and all the fancy and/or randomness that accompanies it at It Starts at Midnight 4.5* This was super informative and fun, and also, so very pretty. If learning about some badass ladies from the days of yore is your thing, then I definitely think this...

    A strong set of enjoyable vignettes about unconventionally noteworthy women from throughout the world. ...

    What fun! I don't read a lot of graphic novels, only ones that catch my eye, and for some reason this one did. The author has picked 29 "brazen" women and tells their life stories in short chapters with delightful, quirky drawings. The subjects' names are listed in the table of con...

    Loved this! I've read a couple of these non-fiction titles that do brief profiles of influential women in history, both well-known and hardly known at all, but this one's my favorite so far. Both the delightful art and the comedic style set Brazen apart from similar titles. I laughe...

    Excellent selection of subjects, and wonderful artwork! ...

    A great fun book of graphic stories about women who dared. Best of all they aren't all the usual ones! And, they are from all around the world as well as various time periods. The art is marvelous. Great for dipping into when you have a spare 10 or 15 minutes. ...

    At Reading Rants: http://www.readingrants.org/2018/04/0... ...

    THIS IS PHENOMENAL. I really hope Penelope does a sequel. ...

    OMFG OMGG OMMMMGGG AMAZING like seriously this book is so beautiful and witty and serious and well researched and stunning and funny!!!! New fave! Everyone must read! ...

    An absolute pleasure and wonder to read: the info is fantastic, the artwork really brings it to life, and the whole experience of reading it is joyful. More books like this are a must. ...

    I loved the diversity in this book. There are women featured from different times, different places, different backgrounds. They have made so many different things of themselves: scientists, inventors, activists, lawyers, warriors, perpetually learning and doing. Fascinating. ...

    Yes, this is a great book. Yes, it gives amazing overviews of the lives of women who questioned the status quo and the patriarchy. Yes, it didn't rely on or fill-in using the standard catalog of famous women, and instead used lesser known female heroes and wonders. Yes, I would highly ...

  • emma
    Mar 05, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

  • Rachel ୨୧
    Mar 17, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...

    There are a ton of books, of late, that are about famous women. And not to knock any of them, but after a while, all of them go over the same women. You get her Harriat Tubmans, and your Helen Kellers, and your Anne Franks. This book doesn't go after the ladies you have heard about...

    In this wonderful illustrated novel, we are presented with a collection of 29 brief biographies, of various women through history, who displayed "The Right Stuff". Tough, smart, bold, courageous and wildly creative. There are a few women here, that are well-known but most of them have ...

    3.5 stars How can you create all these mini-bios and not have any back matter in your book?! And I'm concerned about the way some of the profiles are represented (esp a few of the POC). Planning on doing some research and rereading certain sections. ...

    Read this book!!!! Not going to write a review at the moment. But also read this review by Emma!!! https://www.goodreads.com/review/show... Here is a quote from it: "his book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, n...

    This book is a beautiful and essential addition to any library. Captivating art? Check. A good mix of famous, infamous, and obscure women who changed the world? Check. Diversity? Check. I feel massively inspired after finishing Brazen, so five stars it is!!! ...

  • Cam (abookeater)
    Jul 31, 2017

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

  • Shortcake // partial hiatus //
    May 11, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

  • L. McCoy
    Jun 25, 2018

    my skin is clear. my gpa is up. spring has come early. i'm hydrated. i have been cured of my nearsightedness. i could not have d r e a m e d up a more perfect book. this book contains: trans women, gay women, bi women, straight women, pan women, black women, asian women, native ...

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest There are a lot of fun graphic novels about feminism coming out lately, like THE LITTLE BOOK OF FEMINIST SAINTS and DEAD FEMINISTS: HISTORIC HEROINES LIVING IN COLOR. I think this is great because graphic novels are a medi...

    ???? This is 110% my new favorite book! It's filled with stories about incredible women who stood against all odds and shaped our history. They are intelligent, strong, brave, kind, fierce, beautiful and independent, every one of them! I don't really know what to say, ex...

    There are alot of these sorts of books around at the moment, I have two other ones on my shelf to read. I like them because you get to learn about people you would have otherwise not thought about. I like reading about others and can easily get lost in wickipedia reading about how peop...

    A copy was provided by the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review BRAZEN is a graphic novel I would have loved to have read when I was little. In school we're surrounded by male authority figures and rarely do we here in depth biographies of amazing women throu...

    With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, Pnlope Bagieu profiles the lives of formidable female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison, or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, their stories are sure to inspire the next generation of ...

    I don't have anything bad to say about this. I loved the illustrations, the colors.. oh and the stories about the ladies who rocked the world. ...

    I'm sure it's partially due to having a really tough week, but I got so emotional reading this book. There were several points throughout reading this today that I got choked up...I was so overwhelmed by the successes of these women, the obstacles they faced, their brains, their panach...

    You know I wasn?t sure if this was going to be good or bad. I?m impressed! Also, this review does get political. First, my thoughts on feminism: I fully support equality and believe that women can be just as smart, strong, brave, etc. as men but modern feminism gets out of hand...