Johnson County Library
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"With so many travel plans cancelled this year, maybe you're feeling an itch to escape. These shows will transport you to another country (maybe even another time!) and give you a taste of adventure while you stay safely close to home. Visit Austra..."
"Very well done. It's dark, but not as much as I expected (in a good way); I thought it'd be too heavy with all the violence to women, among other things, but it's emotionally balanced such that there always seems to be a window for hope. The story..."
A religion-based autocracy has taken over most of the United States, renaming the country Gilead. In this country women are second-class citizens. Anyone trying to escape is punished. One such person is June, who is captured while trying to escape...
"13 female authors who published under male or gender-neutral names so their work might be appreciated by all genders &/or so they could write about "unladylike" issues without being criticized. With the rise in Own Voices books today..."