Favorite Books with Strong Female Characters by Mandy Williams Beyeler

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Chronicles Of Narnia

http://www.amazon.com/Chronicles-Narnia-Box-Set-Lewis/dp/0061992887?tag=theskin02-20

Chronicles Of Narnia Read The Chronicles of Narnia in its entirety with this seven book box set, containing mass market paperback editions of C. S. Lewis's classic fantasy series. The box features stills from the third Narnia movie, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, and...

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The Help

http://www.amazon.com/The-Help-Kathryn-Stockett-ebook/dp/B002YKOXB6?tag=theskin02-20

The Help The wildly popular New York Times bestseller and reading group favorite Aibileen is a black maid in 1962 Jackson, Mississippi, who's always taken orders quietly, but lately she's unable to hold her bitterness back. Her friend Minny has never held her...

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Harry Potter Series

http://www.amazon.com/Harry-Potter-Sorcerers-Stone-Book/dp/059035342X?tag=theskin02-20

Harry Potter Series Harry Potter has no idea how famous he is. That's because he's being raised by his miserable aunt and uncle who are terrified Harry will learn that he's really a wizard, just as his parents were. But everything changes when Harry is summoned to...

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The Host

http://www.amazon.com/The-Host-Meyer-Stephenie/dp/B003NAAZK4?tag=theskin02-20

The Host This is a Hardcover copy. Never been read.

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The Hunger Games (Hunger Games Trilogy)

http://www.amazon.com/The-Hunger-Games-Book-1/dp/0439023521?tag=theskin02-20

The Hunger Games (Hunger Games Trilogy) In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated. As part of the surrender terms, each district...

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Inkheart (Inkheart Trilogy)

http://www.amazon.com/Inkheart-Trilogy-Cornelia-Funke/dp/0439709105?tag=theskin02-20

Inkheart (Inkheart Trilogy) From internationally acclaimed storyteller Cornelia Funke, this bestselling, magical epic is now out in paperback!One cruel night, Meggie's father reads aloud from a book called INKHEART-- and an evil ruler escapes the boundaries of fiction and lands...

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Island of the Blue Dolphins

http://www.amazon.com/Island-Blue-Dolphins-Scott-ODell/dp/0547328613?tag=theskin02-20

Island of the Blue Dolphins This is the story of Karana, the Indian girl who lived alone for years on the Island of the Blue Dolphins. Year after year, she watched one season pass into another and waited for a ship to take her away.

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Little House on the Prairie

http://www.amazon.com/Little-House-Prairie-No/dp/0064400026?tag=theskin02-20

Little House on the Prairie The adventures continue for Laura Ingalls and her family as they leave their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and set out for Kansas. They travel for many days in their covered wagon until they find the best spot to build their little...

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Nancy Drew Series

http://www.amazon.com/Secret-Clock-Nancy-Drew-Book/dp/0448095017?tag=theskin02-20

Nancy Drew Series Nancy Drew's keen mind is tested when she searches for a missing will.

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Pippi Longstocking

http://www.amazon.com/Pippi-Longstocking-Puffin-Modern-Classics/dp/0142402494?tag=theskin02-20

Pippi Longstocking Tommy and his sister Annika have a new neighbor, and her name is Pippi Longstocking. She has crazy red pigtails, no parents to tell her what to do, a horse that lives on her porch, and a flair for the outrageous that seems to lead to one adventure...

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Pride and Prejudice

http://www.amazon.com/Pride-Prejudice-Dover-Thrift-Editions/dp/0486284735?tag=theskin02-20

Pride and Prejudice In one of the most universally loved and admired English novels, a country squire of no great means must marry off his five vivacious daughters. Jane Austen's art transformed this effervescent tale of rural romance into a witty, shrewdly observed...

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Ramona the Brave

http://www.amazon.com/Ramona-Brave-Beverly-Cleary/dp/0380709597?tag=theskin02-20

Ramona the Brave Being brave is a full-time job.Ramona is happy to have a new bedroom all to herself—during the day, at least. It's not as easy to be brave when there might be ghostly, boneless gorillas oozing under the door at night. Then there is the big, mean...

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The Secret Garden

http://www.amazon.com/The-Secret-Garden-Classic-Starts/dp/1402713193?tag=theskin02-20

The Secret Garden Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's...

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Sarah, Plain and Tall

http://www.amazon.com/Sarah-Plain-Tall-Patricia-MacLachlan-ebook/dp/B00BS8SO9M?tag=theskin02-20

Sarah, Plain and Tall "Did Mama sing every day?" Caleb asks his sister Anna."Every-single-day," she answers. "Papa sang, too."This Newbery Medal–winning book is the first of five books in Patricia MacLachlan's chapter book series about the Witting family. Set in the...

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

http://www.amazon.com/Thousand-Splendid-Suns-Khaled-Hosseini/dp/159448385X?tag=theskin02-20

A Thousand Splendid Suns After 103 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and with four million copies of The Kite Runner shipped, Khaled Hosseini returns with a beautiful, riveting, and haunting novel that confirms his place as one of the most important literary...

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To Kill a Mockingbird

http://www.amazon.com/To-Kill-Mockingbird-Harper-Lee/dp/0446310786?tag=theskin02-20

To Kill a Mockingbird The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960. It went on to win the...

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

http://www.amazon.com/A-Tree-Grows-Brooklyn-P-S/dp/0061120073?tag=theskin02-20

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn The beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century, Betty Smith's A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is a poignant and moving tale filled with compassion and cruelty, laughter and heartache, crowded with life and people...

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These is my Words: The Diary of Sarah Agnes Prine, 1881-1901 (P.S.)

http://www.amazon.com/These-Words-Diary-Sarah-1881-1901/dp/0061458031?tag=theskin02-20

These is my Words: The Diary of Sarah Agnes Prine, 1881-1901 (P.S.) A moving, exciting, and heartfelt American saga inspired by the author's own family memoirs, these words belong to Sarah Prine, a woman of spirit and fire who forges a full and remarkable existence in a harsh, unfamiliar frontier. Scrupulously...

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The Hiding Place

http://www.amazon.com/The-Hiding-Place-Corrie-Boom/dp/0800794052?tag=theskin02-20

The Hiding Place Corrie ten Boom was a woman admired the world over for her courage, her forgiveness, and her memorable faith. In World War II, she and her family risked their lives to help Jews escape the Nazis, and their reward was a trip to Hitler's concentration...

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Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

http://www.amazon.com/Anne-Frank-Diary-Young-Girl/dp/0553296981?tag=theskin02-20

Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life, Anne Frank's remarkable diary has since become a world classic—a powerful reminder of the horrors of war and an eloquent testament to the human spirit. In 1942, with Nazis...

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Anne of Green Gables

http://www.amazon.com/Anne-Green-Gables-L-M-Montgomery/dp/055321313X?tag=theskin02-20

Anne of Green Gables As soon as Anne Shirley arrived at the snug,  white farmhouse called Green Gables, she knew she  wanted to stay forever... but would the Cuthberts  send her back to the orphanage? Anne knows she's not  what they expected -- a skinny girl with...

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The Book Thief

http://www.amazon.com/The-Book-Thief-Markus-Zusak/dp/0375842209?tag=theskin02-20

The Book Thief The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that will be in movie theaters on November 15, 2013, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul.It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death...

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Charlotte's Web

http://www.amazon.com/Charlottes-Web-E-B-White/dp/0061124958?tag=theskin02-20

Charlotte's Web This beloved book by E. B. White, author of Stuart Little and The Trumpet of the Swan, is a classic of children's literature that is "just about perfect."Some Pig. Humble. Radiant. These are the words in Charlotte's Web, high up in Zuckerman's barn....

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Divergent (Divergent Series)

http://www.amazon.com/Divergent-Series-Veronica-Roth-ebook/dp/B004CFA9RS?tag=theskin02-20

Divergent (Divergent Series) In Beatrice Prior's dystopian Chicago, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the...

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The Fault in Our Stars

http://www.amazon.com/The-Fault-Stars-John-Green/dp/0525478817?tag=theskin02-20

The Fault in Our Stars Soon to Be a Major Motion Picture! TIME Magazine’s #1 Fiction Book of 2012! “The Fault in Our Stars is a love story, one of the most genuine and moving ones in recent American fiction, but it’s also an existential tragedy of tremendous...
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