Welcome to Second Story Press

Second Story Press is dedicated to publishing feminist-inspired books for adults and young readers. We are proud to have been publishing award-winning books that entertain, educate, and empower for over 20 years.

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Watch the video that inspired the new book! - "Dear Malala" - from Plan International

Hana's Suitcase

Hana's Suitcase by Karen Levine was named the Ultimate Silver Birch Book, as voted by readers to celebrate the Silver Birch's 20th Anniversary!  


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The Holocaust Remembrance Series for Young Readers Teacher Resource - Digital Edition

ORDER HEREThis resource guide can be used with any of the books in the Holocaust Remembrance series to explore themes of identity, community, rights, responsibilities, and the power to choose. ... more



Holocaust Remembrance Series for Young Readers

This award-winning series proves that you can talk to young people about serious issues. It resonates with children from all cultures and all walks of life.


Kids' Power Series

Based on true stories of young people trying to make their lives, and their world, better.


Women's Hall of Fame Series

Each book in this inspirational series features biographies of women from around the world who are leaders in their chosen fields.


First Nations Series for Young Readers

Each book features biographies of ten leaders from the First Nations and Native Indian communities of Canada and the United States.


The Rachel Trilogy

Rachel and Sergei are two young people struggling for a better future. Set against the backdrop of early 20th century Russia, China, and finally the United States. The third book in the trilogy com...


Gutsy Girl

The Gutsy Girl books, for readers aged 9-12, feature our favorite kind of girl - smart, brave, funny and inspiring.


Lunch Bunch

Follow the adventures of the bright, funny, and science-loving Bernadette and the rest of her friends in the Lunch Bunch—Annie, Keisha, and Megan—as they make their way through grade three.


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