Wizards of Waverly Place

Child and Teenage Girl Protagonists: The Roundup

The personification of freedom

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Why Alex Russo Is My Favorite Fictional Female Wizard


The protagonist of Wizards is a girl who acts like girls really act: she has boyfriends and broken hearts, but isn’t overly boy-crazy or dependent on them; she’s curious and smart enough to ask questions when other people are telling her not to; and throughout the series she faces a lot of the struggles women really do face throughout their lives.