"Best of" Lists
Books with Strong Female Characters
If you think "girl books" are just about princesses, romance, gossipy schoolgirls, and vampires, think again. There are plenty of great books featuring strong female main characters in compelling stories that are sure to appeal to boys as well as girls. We've selected a pile of books with universal appeal for kids of different ages and tastes, from adventure and fantasy to sci-fi and historical fiction to family and school dramas. Check 'em out!