Skip To Content

    23 Feminist Books Every Child Should Read

    Who run the world?

    1. The Paperbag Princess by Robert Munsch (Age 0-4)

    2. Katy and The Big Snow by Virginia Lee Burton (Age 3-6)

    3. Ella Sarah Gets Dressed by Margaret Chodos-Irvine (Age 3-6)

    4. Not All Princesses Dress in Pink by Jane Yolen and Heidi E Y Stemple (Age 3-6)

    5. Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beaty (Age 3-6)

    6. Ladybug Girl by David Soman and Jacky Davis (Age 3-6)

    7. Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans (Age 3-7)

    8. Olivia by Ian Falconer (Age 3-7)

    9. Me…Jane by Patrick McDonnell (Age 4-7)

    10. Stagecoach Sal by Deborah Hopkinson (Age 4-7)

    11. Princess Pigtoria and the Pea by Pamela Duncan Edwards (Age 4-8)

    12. Imogene’s Last Stand by Candace Fleming (Age 4-8)

    13. Louise, The Adventures of a Chicken by Kate DiCamillo and Harry Bliss (Age 4-8)

    14. Just Us Women by Jeannette Caines (Age 4-8)

    15. Girls Are Not Chicks Coloring Book by Jacinta Bunnell and Julie Novak (Age 4-8)

    16. The Princess in Black by Dean Hale and Shannon Hale (Age 5-8)

    17. Katie Morag Delivers The Mail by Mairi Hedderwick (Age 5-9)

    18. Night of the Five Aunties by Mesa Somer (Age 5-9)

    19. Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren (Age 8-12)

    20. The Wolves in the Walls by Neil Gaiman (Age 8-12)

    21. Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke (Age 8-12)

    22. Matilda by Roald Dahl (Age 8-12)

    23. The Enchanted Forest Chronicles by Patricia C Wrede (Age 10+)