Tillie Olsen is the author of Tell Me A Riddle, stories about the fives of working-class women and men, used frequently in literature, writing and women's studies courses. She has been sharing her often requested reading lists with us in past issues of the Women's Studies Newsletter (No. 2 Winter 1972, No. 3 Spring 1973, No. 4 Summer 1973), and continues to do so on this issue with her reading list on the younger years of women's lives.