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Book Heroines

10 Fairy Tale Characters Who Would Make Kickass Princesses

M.A. Larson | Posted 12.21.2014 | Books
M.A. Larson

A girl sits in a tower, singing to the birds as she brushes her hair. To many, this is the image that springs to mind when they hear the word "princes...

7 Scrappy Heroines From Children's Literature

Megan Jean Sovern | Posted 07.06.2014 | Books
Megan Jean Sovern

Here's a list of my very favorite childhood leading ladies. They offer lessons in perspective. They encourage curiosity and scrappiness in equal measure. And they remind us that even the biggest challenges can be overcome with gumption.

HuffPost Readers Answer: Who Is Your Favorite Book Heroine?

Zoe Triska | Posted 09.26.2011 | Books

There's been a big stink about the difference between male and female writers, kicked up by VS Naipaul a couple of weeks ago when he said no woman was...