Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books Featuring Characters Who Have Moxie

Great to see Danny the Dog’s human (via his book Molly Lee) in her top 10!

Girl of 1000 Wonders


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Top Ten Books Featuring Characters Who Have Moxie

In high school, my theatre teacher required our class to read the play and then watch the film adaptation of Lost in Yonkers. It was a story that stuck with me. So, what’s moxie? Well, I’ll let Uncle Louie explain it.

The characters I selected today are characters who have moxie. They’re spunky. The kids that typically don’t quite fit the mold. They’re a square trying to be forced into a circle cut-out. It just won’t work. They are who they are and they don’t apologize for it.

Punky Brewster

I would be remiss if I…

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4 thoughts on “Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books Featuring Characters Who Have Moxie

    • Yes, I know. And I intend to tell my human you said so. She is not sufficiently reverent toward me. Yet. But she’ll get there…. :::Cheshire grin::::

    • Welllll, Ms. Frisco, I do have the rep of a Fabulous Feline to live up to. It’s a dirty job, but somebody’s got to do it!

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