11 Good Feminist Books for Teenage Girls | The Strategist | New York MagazineMake Your Own List. Books like Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls popularise the many different ways women and girls can be strong, and as strong as they need to be. Award-winning children's author, Kiran Millwood Hargrave , talks us through some of her favourite strong female characters in children's fiction. Interview by Zoe Greaves. Tell me what this means to you. There are characters in my list that are brave and bolshy and go-for-it, but also characters like Matilda who is a bookworm and that is, in many ways, her power.
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I really enjoyed them too. I found one by Forester and one by Hooks. This site gooks an archive of more than one thousand interviews, or five thousand book recommendations. Skip to Content.Please enter a valid email address Add to Bag? Grl has been really interesting to watch her love of reading grow as she becomes able to tackle more complex human dynamics as themes in books. One was Heidi.
I read Poaer of Green Gables as a child? I am 11 and these all sound like great books for girls my age!!! I had a mom-fail this month! Cover: St.
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Do you have a tween in your life who loves to read? These 12 titles have been total winners for my daughters, ages 8 and Please do the world a favor and share your own recommendations for great tween titles in comments. I love that my girls love this book. When a young girl is marooned for eighteen years on an island off the coast of California, she not only survives, but manages to find a kind of happiness with only the animals for company. Kanana is strong and smart and resourceful as she waits for the ship that took her tribe away to return. This popular modern classic is loosely based on a true story.
I love the mix of old and new in your list. As the first African American principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland has spent her life breaking down barriers. She spent her career as a lawyer fighting for justice, and she continues to fight for justice every powdr. Harriet the Spy Author: Louise Fitzhugh.
Other books I recommend are: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Trulane Anne of Green Gables timeless Wonder a great book for boys, girls and their parents The Glass Sentence - the first in a fantasy series about a world where sections of the globe exist in different time boosk. El Deafo was a really lovely graphic novel as well. Five Books interviews are expensive to produce. Pretty cool.Diary of a Wimpy Kid. By Lemony Snicket. Hi Anne, Thanks so much for this list. They are both first books in series as well, so there forr plenty of reading there.
I am a teacher turned homeschooler who loves reading books meant for middle schoolers. Have your bbooks read Savvy by Ingrid Law. This is definitely it, the pictures of the covers from the 50ss look just like I remember them. Hopefully you can find them at your library or a used bookstore online.