This list is a far from complete list of some of my favorites - they are warriors, scholars, mothers, daughters; they can be wildly in love and impressively practical; they are a little too perfect and incredibly flawed. Most of them have happy endings, some of them don't. In an nutshell - these are girls who act like girls should and must.
25 Must-Read Historical Fiction Novels. I tried reading Mrs. Lincolns Dressmaker and while I really like the author, I got bored with the book. But I definitely think other people who like the genre would find it interesting