Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World

Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World Review

Based on Mackenzi Lee’s popular weekly Twitter series of the same name, Bygone Badass Broads features 52 remarkable and forgotten trailblazing women from all over the world. With tales of heroism and cunning, in-depth bios and witty storytelling, Bygone Badass Broads gives new life to these historic female pioneers. Starting in the fifth century BC and continuing to the present, the book takes a closer look at bold and inspiring women who dared to step outside the traditional gender roles of their time. Coupled with riveting illustrations and Lee’s humorous and conversational storytelling style, this book is an outright celebration of the badass women who paved the way for the rest of us.

Title:Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World

    Some Testimonial About This Book:

  • Amalia Gavea

    ‘’They span time, the globe, socioeconomic situations, sexual and gender identities, and races. They are queens, scientists, athletes, politicians, spies, warriors, peacemakers, criminals and sco...

  • Nat

    Though I was struggling a bit at the start of this book with the super casual language used for chronicling each historic woman, I realized (rather quickly, thankfully!) that the modern take on these ...

  • Elise (TheBookishActress)

    things I love: ➽ Mackenzi Lee➽ historical fiction ➽ girlsthings this book will contain:➽ Mackenzi Lee➽ historical fiction ➽ girls...

  • April (Aprilius Maximus)

    *4.5 stars*Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful....

  • Inge

    If someone ever tells you that you "fight like a girl", you better believe that's a damn compliment. These ladies were fierce. Not just physically, but politically, socially, intellectually. Badass br...

  • ?    jamieson   ?

    Name 1 non fiction book I've been more excited for You can't??? MACKENZI LEES TWITTER THREADS ABOUT HISTORY ARE THE BEST THIS IS GONNA BE THE BEST...

  • Tran Thanh Tu

    This is kind of a new experience for me, reading non-fiction books is not really my thing, until NOW.This is a book comprised of inspiring women throughout history who somehow did not get enough publi...

  • Marty :} (thecursedbooks)

    You can read my review on my blog as well (for better formatting, lol) - hereI really loved this book, I especially adored how inclusive it was. If you’re worried that this book might have white fem...

  • Brooke

    For the most part, I enjoyed this. I hadn't heard of the majority of the women so it was great gaining knowledge for the first time instead of reiterating it. [For example: I personally owe so much to...

  • royaevereads

    This book absolutely fascinated me - it accounts the incredible lives of a hugely diverse range of women. The art is beautiful and, just as I anticipated, Lee’s writing style is so witty and fun, ma...