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Fantasy and female power

Constantia Angelidou

Fantasy and female power

Margaret Mahy"s The changeover, The tricksters and The other side of silence

by Constantia Angelidou

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Published by University of Surrey in [Guildford] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.A.) (Children"s Literature) - Roehampton Institute London, University of Surrey, 1999.

StatementConstantia Angelidou.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18248995M

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12 Fantasy Books With Kick-Ass Female Leads Growing up as a first-generation immigrant in the United States was equal parts terrifying and mystical. The new country, language, food, and culture was hard to understand, so, as a young girl, I often turned to fantasy novels to escape.   Power of Five: Power of Five, Book 1 - Kindle edition by Lidell, Alex. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Power of Five: Power of Five, Book s:

The majority of YA fantasy (and a great deal of adult fantasy, too) involves at least one element of romance in its plot. This makes sense, especially in YA; for its teen protagonists, the discovery and exploration of love is an important part of their young lives, as it is for any real-life teenager (or reader).   The book narrates the story of female power writ large, the story of not a single empowered woman, but a whole world of empowered women who, when they reach puberty, develop the ability to inflict a painful electrical shock with a flick of the finger (harkening back to Roald Dahl’s book The Magic Finger). In this world women have come to rule.


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