Daughters need fun adventure too! And this list of great adventure chapter books for girls will get the fun going, because girls need to read more than princess books!
As a girl, the last thing I ever would have read were books about princesses or trying to win the boy. I wanted adventure! I wanted to read about daring, rough-and-tumble girls who seek out adventure or rise to the challenges thrown at them. Embrace this list of 25 great chapter books about bold and venturesome girls to inspire your own.
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25 Great Adventure Chapter Books for Girls
Heaven Eyes by David Almond
Peter and the Starcatchers by Ridley Pearson
Williwaw! by Tom Bodett
The Land of Elyon #1: The Dark Hills Divide by Patrick Carman
Artemis Fowl 3-book boxed set by Eoin Colfer
The Misadventures of Maude March by Audrey Couloumbis
The Wanderer by Sharon Creech
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer
The Sea of Trolls (Sea of Trolls Trilogy) by Nancy Farmer
Nobody’s Princess (Princesses of Myth) by Esther M. Friesner
The Talking Earth by Jean Craighead George
The Goose Girl (Books of Bayern) by Shannon Hale
Book of a Thousand Days by Shannon Hale
Jackie’s Wild Seattle by Will Hobbs
Down the Yukon by Will Hobbs
Downriver by Will Hobbs
Secret Journey (Frightmares) by Peg Kehret
Theodosia and the Serpents of Chaos by R. L. LaFevers
Ronia, the Robber’s Daughter by Astrid Lindgren
The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley
The Blue Sword by Robin McKinley
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