September 22, 2017

Check out these fictional mighty girls!

Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beaty
A young aspiring engineer must first conquer her fear of failure

Three Ninja Pigs by Corey Schwartz
In this twist on “The Three Little Pigs” tale, Pig One and Two neglect their ninja school martial arts training and are no match for the wolf, but Pig Three’s practice and dedication saves the day. Includes glossary of Japanese martial arts terms

The Princess and the Frogs by Veronica Bartles
Princess Cassandra has everything she wants except a pet to play with that would match her favorite green dress, but each time someone brings her a frog and she kisses him goodnight, he turns into a prince.

Grace for President by Kelly DiPucchio
When Grace discovers that there has never been a female U.S. president, she decides to run for school president.

The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires
A little girl has a wonderful idea. With the help of her canine assistant, she is going to make the most magnificent thing! She knows just how it will look. She knows just how it will work. But making the most magnificent thing turns out to be harder than she thinks.

Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon by Patty Lovell
Even when the class bully at her new school makes fun of her, Molly remembers what her grandmother told her and she feels good about herself.

I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont
In rhyming text, a little girl expresses confidence and joy in her uniqueness, no matter her outward appearance.

Ella Kazoo Will Not Brush Her Hair by Lee Fox
A little girl refuses to brush her hair until it becomes so unruly that it takes over everything

My Brave Year of Firsts by Jamie Lee Curtis
The tenth children’s book by the #1 New York Times bestselling team of Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell celebrates the extraordinary, everyday bravery of trying new things for the very first time.

Winnie Finn, Worm Farmer by Carol Brendler
Winnie Finn raises earthworms, which help her neighbors win prizes at the county fair. Includes instructions on making a worm farm

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