Chelsea Clinton’s Favorite Kids’ Books Have Strong Female Characters


Book reading is a common activity that moms and kids do at home.  From the magical world of fairytales to the hilarious adventures of a family of animals, every children’s book has an amazing story to tell.  

Even former First Daughter Chelsea Clinton likes to read books to her kids Charlotte and Aidan. Check her favorite books that feature inspiring female characters.

Ladybug Girl by Jacky Davis and David Soman

The children’s picture book features Lulu and her adventures with animals.  Since her family is too busy, she spends her time saving ants in pain and crossing shark-invaded puddles.  This little girl is incredible!



I Like Myself  by Karen Beaumont

Karen Beaumont’s cheerful message to kids and the colorful illustration courtesy of David Catrow make this book inviting to kids.  More so, its insights encourage kids to believe in themselves and their skills that make them unique.


Sheila Rae, the Brave by Kevin Henkes

Sheila Rae is a loving story that teaches every kid to be strong and confident regardless of their age and size. She also encourages us to be fearless and pursue our strengths and dreams.


The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch

When Princess Elizabeth learned that her Prince Charming was kidnapped, she rescued him from the dragon.  The most interesting part was after she rescued the ungrateful prince.