A Strong Female Lead: Picture Books

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While many books do have a main girl character or a main boy character, I firmly believe that there is no such thing as 'girl books' and 'boy books.' These labels just end up selling books and their readers short. By labeling books like this we end up limiting young readers by not encouraging them to read widely, to engage with characters unlike themselves, and to learn from their stories. That being said, sometimes it seems very difficult to find books with what Netflix likes to categorize as a "strong female lead." 

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