15 episodes

Each Tuesday, friends Kayla and Mel bring listeners the true, fascinating story of a girl from history. ✨

True Girls Kayla & Mel

    • History
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Each Tuesday, friends Kayla and Mel bring listeners the true, fascinating story of a girl from history. ✨

    The Merciless Marauder

    The Merciless Marauder

    Meet Ching Shih, the most successful pirate of all time with over 70,000 outlaws in her crew. Join Kayla and Mel as they discuss the woman who started her life as a prostitute and eventually became a legend on the seas, commanding the notorious Red Flag Fleet.

    • 45 min
    The Fierce Physicist

    The Fierce Physicist

    Meet Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu, the woman who played a pivotal role not only in the physics world but in the Manhattan Project. Join Kayla and Mel as they discuss the woman who made history as a woman in STEM, a history that the men around her would try to steal.

    • 39 min
    The Daring Patriot

    The Daring Patriot

    Meet Sybil Ludington, the female Paul Revere who rode over 40 miles to warn soldiers that the British were coming. Join Kayla and Mel as they discuss the woman who was only a teenager when she made a daring ride that was more than triple that of Paul Revere.

    • 37 min
    The Elephant Artist

    The Elephant Artist

    Meet Victoria Cristiani Rossi, the woman who spent her childhood and early adult life in one of the most mystical places on earth - the circus. Join Kayla and Mel as they discuss the woman whose incredible relationship with an elephant named Mary ultimately saved her life.

    • 45 min
    The GSK Hunter

    The GSK Hunter

    Meet Michelle McNamara, the woman who dedicated her life to finding the notorious Golden State Killer. Join Kayla and Mel as they discuss the woman whose perseverance and dedication eventually helped lead to the capture of an infamous serial killer.

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    • 40 min
    The Pirate Queen

    The Pirate Queen

    Meet Grace O'Malley, the woman who was an Irish pirate queen, commanding a fleet of ships and over 200 men. Join Kayla and Mel as they celebrate the life of the woman who braved the seas and dominated a male-dominated arena.

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    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

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5 Ratings

5 Ratings

DramaMama77! ,

AMAZING!!

By far the best podcast with the most charismatic hosts! Kayla and Mel have a true chemistry that makes learning the history of their amazing features fun and fascinating.

tcanada251 ,

Great podcast!

Really interesting material about tons of awesome women who most people don’t know about! The chemistry between Kayla & Mel is great! I feel like I could listen to those two talk about anything! Looking forward to new episodes and learning so much more about these wonderful people I never learned about in school!

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