This March, we invite you to join us in celebrating women everywhere! From breaking down barriers to inspiring us all, women have shaped our society in many ways and we want to share their stories.

To honour these strong role models, we’ve compiled a list of titles written by women that will motivate us all. Whether it’s Michele Romanow’s ground-breaking podcast, The Revisionariesor Samra Habib empowering memoir, We Have Always Been Here, has something for everyone. No matter the day, we encourage you to choose a title and celebrate these movers, shakers and innovators through the power of listening.

Motivational Content

 The Revisionaries (Canadian Audible Original)

Written & narrated by: Michele Romanow

Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins

Dragons’ Den’s Michele Romanow sits down with today’s leading business innovators and entrepreneurs to reveal the inside story of the early pitfalls, landmines and almost insurmountable setbacks they encountered on their journeys to become visionaries.

Maybe You Should Talk to Someone

Written by: Lori Gottlieb

Narrated by: Brittany Pressley

Length: 14 hrs and 21 mins

From a New York Times best-selling author, psychotherapist, and national advice columnist, a hilarious, thought-provoking, and surprising new book that takes us behind the scenes of a therapist’s world – where her patients are looking for answers (and so is she).

Impactful Memoirs

Just as I Am

Written by: Cicely Tyson, Michelle Burford

Narrated by: Cicely Tyson, Viola Davis, Robin Miles

Length: 16 hrs and 9 mins

Just as I Am is my truth. It is me, plain and unvarnished, with the glitter and garland set aside. Here, I am indeed Cicely, the actress who has been blessed to grace the stage and screen for six decades. And here in my ninth decade, I am a woman who, at long last, has something meaningful to say.” (Cicely Tyson)

Seven Truths (Canadian Audible Original)

Written & narrated by: Tanya Talaga

Length: 3 hrs and 37 mins

Award-winning author and indigenous rights activist Tanya Talaga tells her personal story of the fight for human rights in Canada’s First Nation Peoples as told through the lens of the Seven Grandfather Teachings that guide Anishinaabe life.

Content for Young Women

The Friendship Code

Written by: Stacia Deutsch, Reshma Saujani – foreword

Narrated by: Sisi A. Johnson, Reshma Saujani

Length: 3 hrs and 3 mins

Loops, variables, input/output – Lucy can’t wait to get started with the new coding club at school. But Lucy’s excitement turns to disappointment when she’s put into a work group with girls she barely knows. All she wanted to do was make an app that she believes will help someone very special to her.

The Future of Science Is Female

Written by: Zara Stone

Narrated by: Jesse Vilinsky

Length: 2 hrs and 54 mins

In The Future of Science Is Female, author and award-winning journalist Zara Stone shares the fascinating, complicated stories of how a diverse group of powerful women got started – from the perspective of those still working it out as they go along.

Literature & Fiction

Gutter Child (Canadian Title)

Written by: Jael Richardson

Narrated by: Phoenix Pagliacci

Length: 12 hrs and 16 mins

Gutter Child takes us on the journey of a young woman in a fractured world of heartbreaking disadvantages and horrific injustices. Richardson’s Elimina is a modern heroine in an altered but all too recognizable reality, who, must find the strength within herself to determine her own future and defy a system that tries to shape her destiny.

The Jane Austen Collection

Written by: Jane Austen

Narrated by: Claire Foy, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Billie Piper, Florence Pugh, Emma Thompson

Length: 45 hrs

The Jane Austen Collection houses all your favourite classic romances including Pride and PrejudiceSense and Sensibility and Persuasion.