Swaby, Rachel. Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science–and the World. 2015. 273 p. Broadway Books, $16.00 (978-0553446791). Gr. 9-up.
Although often overlooked or excluded, women have been accomplishing major feats in science for most of our history. Swabey highlights their accomplishments to help provide role models for girls and women pursuing science today.