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The Ultimate Guide to the Independent Princess

A Mighty Girl's top picks of books starring Independent Princesses. These princesses are smart, daring, and aren't waiting around to be rescued - more than likely, they'll be doing the rescuing themselves! Fans of independent princesses will also appreciate our collection of girl-empowering dolls, which includes several of the princesses depicted in these stories, as well as our collection of dress-up clothing which features several independent princess outfits. Our clothing section also features a Princess Alternative section with shirts depicting both independent princesses and alternative princess themes. For a diverse selection of more empowering fairy tales, visit our Fairy Tale & Folklore Collection.
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  1. Fearless Girls, Wise Women & Beloved Sisters: Heroines in Folktales from Around the World Fearless Girls, Wise Women & Beloved Sisters: Heroines in Folktales from Around the World
  2. Hamster Princess: Harriet the Invincible Hamster Princess: Harriet the Invincible
  3. Dealing with Dragons Dealing with Dragons
  4. Tuesdays at the Castle Tuesdays at the Castle
  5. The Enchanted Forest Chronicles Box Set The Enchanted Forest Chronicles Box Set
  6. Princess Mononoke Picture Book Princess Mononoke Picture Book
  7. Princeless: Save Yourself Princeless: Save Yourself
  8. The Ordinary Princess The Ordinary Princess
  9. The Two Princesses of Bamarre The Two Princesses of Bamarre
  10. Tatterhood: Feminist Folktales from Around the World Tatterhood: Feminist Folktales from Around the World
  11. The Hero and the Crown The Hero and the Crown
  12. Frozen Junior Novelization Frozen Junior Novelization
  13. Princess Academy Princess Academy
  14. Handbook for Dragon Slayers Handbook for Dragon Slayers
  15. The Thirteenth Princess The Thirteenth Princess
  16. Ella Enchanted Ella Enchanted
  17. A Little Princess A Little Princess
  18. The Goose Girl The Goose Girl
  19. The Princess and the Goblin The Princess and the Goblin
  20. The Lacemaker and the Princess The Lacemaker and the Princess
  21. The King's Equal The King's Equal
  22. Not One Damsel in Distress: Heroic Girls from World Folklore Not One Damsel in Distress: Heroic Girls from World Folklore
  23. Just Ella Just Ella
  24. Fairest Fairest
  25. The Great Good Thing The Great Good Thing
  26. The Curse of Maleficent: The Tale of a Sleeping Beauty The Curse of Maleficent: The Tale of a Sleeping Beauty
  27. Princess Decomposia and Count Spatula Princess Decomposia and Count Spatula
  28. The Wide-Awake Princess The Wide-Awake Princess
  29. Princess Academy: Palace of Stone Princess Academy: Palace of Stone
  30. Princeless Book 2: Get Over Yourself! Princeless Book 2: Get Over Yourself!
  31. The Princess Curse The Princess Curse
  32. Princess Sonora and the Long Sleep Princess Sonora and the Long Sleep
  33. The Diary of B. B. Bright, Possible Princess The Diary of B. B. Bright, Possible Princess
  34. More Than A Princess More Than A Princess
  35. Princess Academy: The Forgotten Sisters Princess Academy: The Forgotten Sisters
  36. Sorghaghtani of Mongolia Sorghaghtani of Mongolia
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