Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Five top books about girls disguised as boys

Rae Carson's latest book is Walk on Earth a Stranger. At she tagged five books about girls disguised as boys, including:
Alanna: The First Adventure, by Tamora Pierce

Alanna longs to be a knight, even though women aren’t allowed to be warriors in the world of Tortall. No problem—she’s got some trousers, and she’s not afraid to use them. This is a classic of young adult literature, the kind of book that is read and reread by children until the pages are ripped and the spine is in tatters.
Read about the other entries on the list.

Also see: Ten of the best literary men dressed as women.

--Marshal Zeringue