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Dragons and Warrior Daughters: Fantasy Stories by Women Writers

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Paperback, 223 pages
Published 1989 by Lions Tracks
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Jam
Aug 13, 2007 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: people who like dragons and women as more than vermin and victims
If you can get a copy of this book, do. My review is with the qualifier that it's been at least ten years since I read this book, and it's one of the ones I really wish I'd taken from the school library when I left.

It's a collection of short stories, all staring dragons and with a main female character, but the forms these take... not all the narrators are female, not all the settings are fantasy. They're good stories and they're the sort of thing you wish there was more of. Some of them are mor
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Fyre
Feb 19, 2014 rated it really liked it
Dragons and Warrior Daughters – Ed. Jessica Yates , a collection of short stories all featuring prominent female characters or protagonists, some of which have dragons.

I picked this book up for two reasons. It has a story from Robin McKinley, one of my most beloved authors, and I am trying to populate my daughter’s bookshelf with positive stories about women and girls.

I got exactly what I was hoping to find. The stories were varied in tone and the role that each woman played. What did not vary w
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