Girls disguised as boys

kylie.preisig at kylie.preisig at
Wed Aug 23 00:26:25 EDT 2000

>Just to go a little more off topic: does anybody else really love books
>where girls disguise themselves as boys?  I loved the Alanna 
>books, and if I
>could think of anything else off of the top of my head besides Yentl, I
>think it would be something else I loved.  Any thoughts?

Yes!  I generally like books like this as well.  The one in particular that
comes to mind is _Master Rosalind_ by John and Patricia Beatty.  A girl
disguises herself as a boy and runs away to London and ends up joining
Shakespeare's players, where she plays the parts of girls...


PS I'm now no longer travelling and back in Perth in gainful employment.

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