Stories Beyond Stereotypes

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A booklist featuring real and imaginary characters who follow their own path, unconstrained by gender stereotypes.
Stories and books are a powerful learning tool for our children and stories that depict children participating in a wide range of positive and diverse activities expands their horizons of what is possible. The booklist has been collated to complement other books and traditional stories already available for our members.

Fairytales For Feisty Girls

Written by Susannah McFarlane

Just A Girl

Written by Jackie French

Doll Bones

Written by Holly Black

The Wolf Wilder

Written by Katherine Rundell

Song Of The Dolphin Boy

Written by Elizabeth Laird


Written by Alex Gino

Squishy Taylor (series)

Written by Alisa Wild

Billie B. Brown (series)

Written by Sally Rippin

Hey Jack! (series)

Written by Sally Rippin

Girl Geeks (series)

Written by Alex Miles

Polly & Buster (series)

Written by Sally Rippin

Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls

Written by Elene Favilli & Francesca Cavallo

The Good Guys

Written by Rob Kemp & Paul Blow

Download the Stories Beyond Stereotypes Poster here

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