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5 real stories about women that will leave you in awe

Empowered Women Non-fiction

5 real stories about women that will leave you in awe

International Women's Day is here and we thought it's worth sharing one fun fact about Kind Reads: every one of our active volunteers today are women. This is not by design, but it is a beautiful and clear example of how women contribute to their communities & society and how they help uplift us. Here are five real life stories about women that will leave you inspired, impressed, and surprised even: She Said by Jodi Kantor & Megan Twohey ($8.99): From the pulitzer-prize winning reporters who broke the news of harvey weinstein's sexual harassment and abuse comes the thrilling untold...

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Pink shirt day: 5 books that foster kindness in our kids

Pink shirt day: 5 books that foster kindness in our kids

We know that in Canada and around the world, bullying is a major problem in our schools, workplaces, homes, and online. Pink Shirt Day's mission is to "raise awareness of these issues, as well as raise funds to support programs that foster children’s healthy self-esteem."  With one in every five students experiencing bullying, it is important for parents, family members and friends to keep an eye on and support our little ones where we can. The volunteers at Kind Reads love to curate and select books that your children will love AND learn valuable lessons from.  Here are five books to help teach...

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