Holiday gifts for girls and young women at A2Z Science

With the holiday gift season upon us we thought this was a great time to focus on what could be some great gifts for girls or young women in your life.  Our staff picked a few of their personal favorites.  Check them out!

From left to right: Melanie, Allie, & Manda.


Pepper Mint Experiments

From our favorite science kit company Thames & Kosmos! Learn fun engineering concepts while following a smart and curious girl named Pepper Mint through the storybook.


Interstellar Cinderella

With a little help from her fairy godrobot, Cinderella is going to the ball. But when the prince’s ship has mechanical trouble, someone will have to zoom to the rescue! Readers will thank their lucky stars for this irrepressible fairy tale retelling, its independent heroine, and its stellar happy ending.


Journey Storybook

Follow a girl on an elaborate flight of fancy in a wondrously illustrated, wordless picture book about self-determination — and unexpected friendship.


100 Women who made History

Celebrate centuries of brave and brilliant women with this visual guide that takes kids on a tour of the past and uncovers the stories of the women and girls who have shaped the modern world.


I Am a Rebel Girl: A Journal to Start Revolutions

Filled with activities that challenge perspective, induce thought, and prompt action. Write love notes to your body parts, draw yourself climbing a mountain, write a letter to an elected representative and interact with the beautiful, original artwork developed by female artists.


GoldieBlox: Construction toy + storybook set

Featuring the world’s first girl engineer character, Goldie Blox! Designed for tinkering and creative exploration, GoldieBlox toys build spatial skills and confidence in problem-solving.



Great Women Rulers

Great stocking stuffer!  Working ruler to measure stuff but also features some of the great Women Rulers of royalty, art, and science!


Big Project Books for Scientists

Features fun science or engineer project ideas based on another series of really great books by author Andrea Beaty that advocates for girls in science and engineering!


Turing Tumble

Super fun puzzle solving toy that teaches basic concepts in programming. Follow a comic book story that features a strong female heroine as the main character!


Proud to live in Northampton!  Where the Coffee is Strong and so are the Women!

See you soon at A2Z!