Children’s Books with Strong Heroines

I only recommend books that I have personally read and enjoyed. Here is a selection of children's books I read in my childhood (or a little more recently) that portray young women and girls in a positive light and emphasize character traits like bravery, courage, compassion, and honesty. In no particular order:  The Islands of … Continue reading Children’s Books with Strong Heroines


Top 5 Books With a Strong Heroine

Jane Eyre-Charlotte Bronte This is an excellent character study and contrast on behavior. Jane Eyre is a meek woman who slowly pulls herself out of a bleak existence she did not willingly enter. To the outside world she comes across as mild and unassuming, but she possess a sharp intelligence and a drive to be … Continue reading Top 5 Books With a Strong Heroine