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Feminist Picture Books

Books with strong female characters or gender bending

19 items

Skin again

written by Bell Hooks ; illustrated by Chris Raschka. |


Ludwig Bemelmans. |

Alice Waters and the trip to delicious

written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Hayelin Choi ; afterword by Alice Waters. |

Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen

Cari Best ; pictures by Christine Davenier. |

Sonia Sotomayor

by Jonah Winter ; illustrated by Edel Rodriguez ; [Spanish translation by Argentina Palacios Ziegler]. |

Pirate girl

by Cornelia Funke ; illustrated by Kerstin Meyer ; translated by Chantal Wright. |

Ruby's wish

by Shirin Yim Bridges ; illustrated by Sophie Blackall. |

Táia Isa wants a car

Meg Medina ; illustrated by Claudio Muänoz. |

Tar Beach

Faith Ringgold. |

The paper bag princess

story, Robert N. Munsch ; illustrations, Michael Martchenko. |


by Arthur Dorros ; illustrated by Elisa Kleven. |

A chair for my mother

by Vera B. Williams. |

William's doll

by Charlotte Zolotow ; pictures by William Pene Du Bois. |

Every-day dress-up

by Selina Alko. |

The princess and the pizza

by Mary Jane ; and [illustrator] Herm Auch. |

Me-- Jane

Patrick McDonnell. |

Viva Frida

Yuyi Morales ; photography by Tim O'Meara. |