Written by Heather Lang
Illustrated by Cecilia Puglesi
Kathryn wants to play baseball, but the idea of a girl trying out for a Little League team is out of the question. So, she nicknames herself "Tubby" and tries out as a boy! What happens when her new team learns the truth about their MVP?
Written by Munro Leaf
Illustrated by Robert Lawson
Crowds of people have expectations that Ferdinand will be the strong bull they need for the bull-fighting festival. All Ferdinand wants is to sit and smell the flowers.
Written by Larissa Theule
Illustrated by Kelsey Garrity-Riley
All the adults around her are talking about women being able to vote, but Louise is just a girl who wants to ride a bike, despite any warnings about the dreaded symptom of "Bicycle Face."
Written by Roda Ahmed
Illustrated by Stasia Burrington
Mae Jemison was the first African American woman to travel to space, but before that, she was a young girl who wanted to visit the stars. What does Mae do when faced with a classroom of people who don't believe she can accomplish her dreams?
Written by Robert Munsch
Illustrated by Michael Martchenko
When a dragon destroys her castle and steals her betrothed, Elizabeth must resort to unconventional clothes and supreme trickery to save the kingdom. What happens when Prince Ronald finds her tactics distasteful?