During family trips to India, Deepika saw that people did not have access to clean water. At age 14, she decided to do something about it.
The middle part of this short made me raise my eyebrow, but the ending won me over. You might dig it too!
Emily Hahn led a life as varied as her writings. She got a degree in engineering to prove that she could, then made a career as a writer; she lived in a red-light district and dined with millionaires; she had a family in England and worked in New York.
The Argentinian publishing house Sudestada y Chirimbote launched an "anti-princess" book series for children. Each book tells the tale of a real Latin American woman.
The history of Anne Bonny and Mary Read, the most famous female pirate duo (and, many suspect, couple) of all.
An Australian scholar claims to have discovered pieces composed by Anna Maria Mozart, Wolfgang's older sister, in a notebook that Wolfgang used to learn how to play the piano.