Published on November 10th, 2013 | by Chloe0
Book List: Brave Girls
Little Women, a book about girls who step up and take charge in a hard situation is the perfect way to get you in the mood to conquer the world. We’ve compiled a list of some of our favourite brave girl in books.
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
4 sisters band together to help their mother after their father goes to war, even as they face their own impending womanhood.
Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Katniss Everdeen volunteers in place of her sister to battle in the annual Hunger Games despite the insurmountable odds.
Divergent by Veronica Roth
Tris discovers that she does not fit into the neat categories of society, and must deal with the consequences of being divergent and in fear of her life.
Song of the Lioness by Tamora Pierce
Alana Trebond takes matters into her own hands to become a knight of the realm and make peace with her womanhood.
His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman
Lyra Belacqua encounters a world she hardly knows accompanied only by her daemon after she discovers the mysterious Dust.
Lirael: Daughter of Clayr by Garth Nix
Lirael is an outcast amongst the seers until she finds that her fate has been predetermined within the text at the city library.
Have you read all these? What brave girls are your favourite literary heroines?