The small community library in Lydia's village is a lifeline for her, but like too many women around the world, her family does not always support her. This is her story.
Read why Monica is glad her school library is full of carefully selected books.
Meet six girls who love to read, and find out their favourite books.
Yvonne shares her story of how she used books to succeed in school, support her fellow refugees and is now hoping for a brighter future.
Francisca believes that having books in her school is the key to success.
Meet the girls whose lives are changing through the power of books.
Hear how one mother is determined for her daughter to have a future different to her own.
Following a career as a nurse-midwife, Edna turned her attention to training the next generation of healthcare professionals.
Fikanayo won't accept a future where women don't have healthcare. She's using books to educate the next generation of nurses and midwives.