Rosie Reads

PLEASE NOTE:

New orders made outside of Arlington, VA WILL NOT arrive in time for Christmas delivery. The deadline for free delivery in Arlington, VA is Tuesday, December 20th.

Rosie Reads is a series of curated book collections developed by Rosie Riveters, a nonprofit that aims to equip and empower girls to be strong, confident, and competent in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by offering free programs for girls ages 4­-14. All proceeds from your purchase directly support our programs and enable us to share the fun of STEM and the power of confidence with more young women. Each collection of hardcover books comes with a reading guide complete with questions to start conversations with your children about the themes in each book as well as ideas for activities to keep those conversations going. The book collections are gift wrapped and ready to give, making them great holiday and birthday gifts! And you receive all this for close to list price (or less!) while simultaneously supporting a local nonprofit organization devoted to encouraging young women in STEM!

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** If you live in Arlington, VA (zip codes 22201, 22202, 22203, 22204, 22205, 22206, 22207, 22209, 22211, 22213, 22214) please amend the shipping option in PayPal by selecting the shipping rate highlighted in blue. Choose "Store Pick-up" and we will arrange to hand deliver your items free of charge.**

Rosie Reads (full collection)


This eight-book collection features all of Rosie Riveters’ favorite books and encompasses themes ranging from self-confidence and overcoming setbacks to acceptance and the power of compassion. STEM and strong female characters are also prominently featured. This collection includes: Rosie Revere, Engineer (2013), Imogene’s Last Stand (2009), Interstellar Cinderella (2015), Two Speckled Eggs (2014), The Most Magnificent Thing (2014), Violet the Pilot (2008), Grace for President (2008), and Ada Twist, Scientist (2016).

  • Price for full 8-book collection - $159 ($150 plus 6% VA sales tax)
  • 7-book option without Rosie Revere, Engineer - $137.80 ($130 plus 6% VA sales tax)

Rosie Reads about confidence


Want to provide your reader with female role models learning about the power of confidence? This is the collection for you as it encompasses themes of failure, overcoming setbacks, quitting, and confidence building. This four-book collection includes: Rosie Revere, Engineer (2013), Imogene’s Last Stand (2009), The Most Magnificent Thing (2014), and Violet the Pilot (2008).

  • Price for full 4-book collection - $68.90 ($65 plus 6% VA sales tax)
  • 3-book option without Rosie Revere, Engineer - $53 ($50 plus 6% VA sales tax)

Rosie Reads about being different


If you’re wondering how to talk to your children about issues of acceptance, compassion, and feeling left out and/or different, this collection is a great way to start. It can also serve as a means for starting a conversation about bullying, both about how to handle it, and how to help others when it happens. This four-book collection includes: Rosie Revere, Engineer (2013), Interstellar Cinderella (2015), Two Speckled Eggs (2014), and Violet the Pilot (2008).

  • Price for full 4-book collection - $68.90 ($65 plus 6% VA sales tax)
  • 3-book option without Rosie Revere, Engineer - $53 ($50 plus 6% VA sales tax)

Rosie Reads about STEM


Looking for books to engage and encourage girls in STEM? These are our absolute favorites, and all five books feature female characters that face setbacks and build self confidence along the way. The five-book collection includes: Rosie Revere, Engineer (2013), Interstellar Cinderella (2015), The Most Magnificent Thing (2014), Violet the Pilot (2008), and Ada Twist, Scientist (2016).

  • Price for full 5-book collection - $90.10 ($85 plus 6% VA sales tax)
  • 4-book option without Rosie Revere, Engineer - $68.90 ($65 plus 6% VA sales tax)