Ground-Breaking Women, from mathematicians to pirates

Published on: 06 March 2018 Author: Robbie Hunt

Our #couplesgoals, the Blue Peter Book Award nominated Adam & Lisa Murphy, have really out done themselves this time. In the style of their Corpse Talk series, here is Groundbreaking Women.

Adam & Lisa Murphy/Corpse Talk: Ground-breaking Women

We at BookTrust absolutely love the Murphys' Corpse Talk books, but Groundbreaking Women is set to be our favourite so far, and here's why:

It has genius women

Hypatia's Golden Ratio


It has hands on women

Khutulun's Mongolian Moves


It has revolutionary women

Granny Nanny's Guerilla Defenses


It has martyred women 

A guide to becoming a saint


It has piratical women 

Queen of pirates


It has legendary women 

The Underground Railroad


It has independent women

A Killer Look


Corspe Talk: Groundbreaking Women is available from Marh 1st 2018 from David Fickling Books.

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