353 Results
353 Results
Nzingha, warrior queen of Matamba —McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017
Book
2000
21 available of 21 items

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.

How the Amazon queen fought the prince of Egypt —Bower, Tamara.
Book
2005
9 available of 10 items

Serpot, ruler of a land where women live free, without men, leads her Amazon warriors in battle against Prince Pedikhons of Egypt, who has come to see for himself if women can equal men, even in battle. Includes notes ab...

The midwinter witch —Ostertag, Molly, author.
Graphic Novel
2019
10 available of 14 items

"Aster always looks forward to the Midwinter Festival, a reunion of the entire Vanissen family that includes competitions in witchery and shapeshifting. This year, he's especially excited to compete in the annual Jolrun ...

Blind spot —Fabry, Chris, 1961-
Book
2007
8 available of 8 items

For Tim Carhardt and Jamie Maxwell, life has been all about NASCAR racing, but while Tim's only goal is to survive, Jamie is determined to become the first successful female driver, and both find themselves tested when d...

Grasping mysteries : girls who loved math —Atkins, Jeannine, 1953- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 5 items

A biographical novel in verse of seven girls from different time periods who used math to explore the mysteries of the universe and grew up to do innovate work that changed history.

Fever Crumb —Reeve, Philip.
Book
2010
18 available of 19 items

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...

Page —Pierce, Tamora.
Book
2000
16 available of 16 items

Keladry of Mindelan continues her training to become a squire with the aid of a new maid, the support of her friends, interference from some other pages, and some serious, even dangerous opposition.

Girls can do anything —Hart, Caryl, author.
Book
2018
7 available of 9 items

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 Berenstain bears. No girls allowed —Berenstain, Stan, 1923-2005.
Book
1986
11 available of 17 items

Annoyed that Sister Bear always beats them at baseball and other "boy" type activities, her brother and the other male cubs try to exclude her from their new club.

Parvana's journey —Ellis, Deborah, 1960-
Book
2002
56 available of 59 items

Parvana masquerades as a boy and then travels with a group of children across war torn Afghanistan in the hopes of finding her family.

A tale of magic ... —Colfer, Chris, 1990- author.
Book
2019
9 available of 27 items

Fourteen-year-old Brystal Evergreen risks everything by opposing her kingdom's repression of women, but Madame Weatherberry, seeing her potential, invites her to a school where she hopes to change the world's perception ...

Sisters of the sword —Snow, Maya.
Book
2009
6 available of 7 items

Two aristocratic sisters in ancient Japan disguise themselves as samurai warriors to take revenge on the uncle who betrayed their family.

Zog and the flying doctors —Donaldson, Julia, author.
Book
2017
11 available of 16 items

Zog the dragon, Princess Pearl, and Sir Gadabout form a team of flying doctors, treating the kingdoms subjects; but Pearl's uncle, the king, disapproves, and locks her in the castle--until he becomes ill and discovers th...

The traitor in the tunnel —Lee, Y. S. (Ying S.), 1974-
Book
2013
3 available of 3 items

"Queen Victoria has a problem: there's a petty thief at work in Buckingham Palace. The Agency, the all-female detective unit, assigns quick-witted Mary Quinn to the case. Posing as a palace maid and fending off the atten...

Let the games begin! —Quinn, Jordan.
Book
2015
6 available of 7 items

Hour of the Olympics —Osborne, Mary Pope.
Book
1998
62 available of 71 items

Their magic tree house takes Jack and Annie back to retrieve a lost story in ancient Greece, where they witness the original Olympic games and are surprised to find what girls of the time were not allowed to do.

Princess Kevin —Escoffier, Michaël, 1970- author.
Book
2020
7 available of 9 items

This year, Kevin is going to the school costume show as a princess. His costume is perfect but he knows that the best costumes are authentic. So he is outraged that none of the knights will partner with him and complete ...

Girl in blue —Rinaldi, Ann.
Book
2001
2 available of 3 items

To escape an abusive father and an arranged marriage, fourteen-year-old Sarah, dressed as a boy, leaves her Michigan home and becomes a Union soldier and spy working in the house of Confederate sympathizer Rose O'Neal Gr...

In the spotlight —Pearce, Jackson, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 7 items

Ellie enters a pageant with her best friend Kit, which means lots of glitter, hairspray, and chances to make new friends. After all, Ellie has lots of engineering ideas to help the other girls with their talents, like bu...

Sondok : princess of the moon and stars —Holman, Sheri.
Book
2002
12 available of 12 items

In a series of messages placed in her grandmother's ancestral jar, a seventh century princess and future ruler of the Korean kingdom of Silla vents her frustration at not being permitted to study astronomy because she is...

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