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Marta Breen

Biography

Marta Breen

Marta Breen is a nonfiction author with a number of publications to her name. Among other things, she has written the story of women in Norwegian music, BORN FEMINIST and the bestselling 60 WOMEN YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT, in collaboration with illustrator Jenny Jordahl. They have also worked together on the book THE F WORD, which won the Norwegian Ministry of Culture’s textbook prize for young people.

Marta Breen

Books by Marta Breen

written by Marta Breen with illustrations by Jenny Jordahl - Graphic Novel, History, Nonfiction, Women's History, Women’s Issues, Young Adult 12+

This beautifully illustrated graphic novel tells the stories of fearless females who have fought, and continue to fight, for the rights of women today. Featuring familiar icons like Harriet Tubman and Malala Yousafzai, and introducing hidden figures like Táhirih, readers will be fascinated reading about these female activists who advocated for equality, education, and bodily integrity throughout history.