So there’s evidently been some hullabaloo about book retailers engaging in gender marketing. Evidently they believe boys won’t want to read books with girl protagonists.
Well, here’s a list, from The Guardian (UK), that counters this argument: female characters admired by male readers. Men and boys want to read good stories as much as women and girls do. Why are we not surprised?
Who are your favorite female (and male) protagonists?