well behaved women seldom make history

Well behaved women seldom make history, and from a literary perspective are not nearly as interesting as those that “misbehave.” More and more of our novels are centered on, or feature, strong and well-developed female characters. They’re also making a stand in young adult literature, giving young girls more active role models than stand and look pretty princesses.

Which leading ladies have been an inspiration to you? Which ones can’t you wait to keep reading about?

 

Well Behaved Women