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The power : a novel —Alderman, Naomi.

"All over the world women and girls are discovering they have the power. With a flick of the fingers they can inflict terrible pain, and even death. And with this small twist of nature, everything changes drastically. Am...

Nzingha, warrior queen of Matamba —McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017

Presents the diary of thirteen-year-old Nzingha, a sixteenth-century West African princess who loves to hunt and hopes to lead her kingdom one day against the invasion of the Portuguese slave traders.

The husbands —Baker, Chandler, author.

"From Chandler Baker, the New York Times bestselling author of Whisper Network comes The Husbands, a novel that asks: to what lengths will a woman go for a little more help from her husband? Nora Spangler is a successful...

The grace year —Liggett, Kim, author.

Tierney James, sixteen, struggles to endure the year in which she and other young women are banished to the wild until, purified, the survivors are allowed to return home and marry.

Princesses wear pants —Guthrie, Savannah, author.

Princess Penelope Pineapple stays busy flying planes, exercising, and gardening, always wearing pants, and so when disaster strikes at the Pineapple Ball, Penny is prepared.

The great hunt —Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007, author.

"For centuries, gleemen have told the tales of The Great Hunt of the Horn. So many tales about each of the Hunters, and so many Hunters to tell of ... Now the Horn itself is found: the Horn of Valere long thought only le...

Jacob's new dress —Hoffman, Sarah, author.

Jacob, who likes to wear dresses at home, convinces his parents to let him wear a dress to school, too.

Light of my life

The world has been caught in an epidemic that killed all of the Earth's population. A father and his child begin to navigate this new landscape which is no longer hospitable or safe. Along the way, he must fight off dang...

Princess Academy : palace of stone —Hale, Shannon.

Miri returns to Asland and calls upon all of her knowledge of rhetoric and other useful lessons learned at the Princess Academy when she and the other girls face strong opposition while working for a new, fair charter.

The worst princess —Kemp, Anna.

Lonely Princess Sue longs to leave her castle tower, but when her prince finally rescues her, she realizes she is destined for a less traditional partner.

Girls can do anything —Hart, Caryl, author.

Rhyming text and vibrant illustrations celebrate the uniqueness of girls, from the endless variety in their physical attributes to the various activities they enjoy to the many remarkable things they can achieve.

The dinosaur expert —McNamara, Margaret, author.

Future scientist Kimmy eagerly shares information about dinosaurs during a school field trip until classmate Jake tells her "girls aren't scientists," but Mr. Tiffin sets her straight.

Princess Patty meets her match —Harper, Charise Mericle.

With no Prince Charming in sight, Princess Patty sets out on a journey to find one for herself.

My name is Parvana —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

Parvana is imprisoned and interrogated by American soldiers when she is found wandering around alone in a bombed-out school in Afghanistan.

A semi-charming kind of life —Selfors, Suzanne, author.

"At Ever After High, a boarding school for the sons and daughters of fairytale characters, Darling Charming is expected to excel in Damsel-In-Distressing class, but she yearns for adventure and envies her brothers, Darin...

Crown of feathers —Pau Preto, Nicki, author.

Veronyka, sixteen, leaves her controlling sister and disguises herself as a boy to join a secret group of warriors who ride phoenixes into battle.

Not every princess —Bone, Jeffrey.

After listing activities that are stereotypically, but not always, attributed to princesses, fairies, pirates, superheroes, and more, encourages the reader to imagine what one could be, despite others' expectations. Incl...

Winter's heart —Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007, author.

"The Wheel of Time turns, and Ages come and pass. What was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow. Let the Dragon ride again on the winds of time."

Fever Crumb —Reeve, Philip.

Foundling Fever Crumb has been raised as an engineer although females in the future London, England, are not believed capable of rational thought, but at age fourteen she leaves her sheltered world and begins to learn st...

The boys' club : a novel —Katz, Erica, author. (Photographer)

Alex Vogel has always been a high achiever who lived her life by the book--star student and athlete in high school, prelaw whiz in college, Harvard Law School degree. Accepting a dream offer at the prestigious Manhattan ...

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