16 Books for 16 Days in Chapters

This year Women’s Aid are very happy to be collaborating with Chapters Bookstore on Parnell Street-Ireland’s largest independent bookstore- to bring you 16 Books for 16 Days, a series of recommendations for great reads that deal with the issue of violence against women.

Stop in to Chapters to grab one for yourself, give one as a gift, or choose one for your book club. The list of recommendations is below, and we will be highlighting one book during each of the 16 Days on the blog.  Enjoy!

  • The Girl with the Dragon Tatoo by Stieg Larsson
  • The Girl who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
  • The Girl who Kicked the Hornets’ Nest by Stieg Larsson
  • Tragedy in Tin Can Holler by Rozetta Mowrey
  • This Charming Man by Marion Keyes
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hossaeini
  • Lola Rose by Jacqueline Wilson
  • Domestic Violence (Poetry) by Eavan Boland
  • Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
  • The Speckled People-A Memoir of a Half-Irish Childhood by Hugo Hamilton (2004)
  • Beyond the tears: A Survivors Story by Lynn Tolson
  • Lucky by Alice Seobold
  • The Woman who walked into Doors by Roddy Doyle
  • We Were the Mulvaneys by Joyce Carol Oates
  • The Color Purple by Alice Walker

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