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Female Tech Authors You Should Know (part 7)

It’s been a month since my last post on Female Tech Authors,  time for post number 7! Every time, I’ll share inspiring authors with you (in alphabetical order).  And…this will be my last post, cause I made it to the end of my list! But, of course I know I probably forgot a bunch of people, so I’ll keep updating! And yes, there will be a summary with everyone listed :-)

Curious why I started these posts? Have a look at Part 1

Enjoy reading :-)

Sandi Metz

The first Tech company I worked for highly recommend me to read Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby by Sandi Metz. And now I recommend it to you, it’s definitely one of my favourites.  Besides that Sandi is a cyclist, programmer, public speaker and blogger.
Bestseller: Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby 
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Sara Soueidan

Sara is a front-end web developer, speaker, writer and blogger. She focuses on CSS, HTML5, JavaScript and SVG.  She’s the author of Codrops CSS Reference and co-author of Smashing Book 5: Real – Life Responsive Web Design. Sara’s named Developer of the Year in the 2015 net awards and runs workshops all over the world, focusing on front-end web development.
Latest book: Smashing Book 5: Real-Life Responsive Web Design
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Sondra Ashmore

Sondra is an IT professional and Agile author. She focuses on product management, product development and project management. Besides that, she received her graduate education in Technical Communication and Management and in Human Computer Interaction. In 2012, she has been recognized as a ‘Forty under 40’ business leader and she won the Iowa Technology Association’s Women of Innovation award for her work at IBM.
Introduction to Agile Methods
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Sue Black

Sue set up the UK’s first online network for women in tech, BCSWomen, in 2001. Her startup, #techmums is incredible and works with “disadvantaged families, teaching moms tech skills to empower them, build their confidence and get them excited about technology”. Sue is a social entrepreneur, tech writer, public speaker and received an award being on of the “50 most inspiring women in European tech”. ‘Saving Blechtley Park: How #socialmedia saved the home of the WWII codebreakers’ is her first book and I’m looking forward to read more from her.
Bestseller: Saving Bletchley Park
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Did I miss someone? Please let me know and I’ll add more authors to the list! As you may notice, this list covers a wide range of topics, so all the tech-related subjects are welcome.

More readings:
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5
Part 6

Oh..and have you noticed the wonderful picture above? It’s from #WOCinTech Chat again :)
  • Sondra Ashmore

    Thank you for including me on your list of Female Tech Authors You Should Know. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to support CodePancake and fellow women in tech. I love your mission!