Looking for a new read featuring a strong and inspiring female protagonist? From contemporary women’s fiction to sci-fi and fantasy, these six titles will satisfy your desire for a new heroine, who compels with her intelligence, perseverance, vulnerability and grace—though perhaps not always at once. Of course, that just makes these wonder women even more… Read More »
Tags: #strongwomenread, America Is Not the Heart, Before I Let You Go, Cast in Deception, Circe, Elaine Castillo, Kelly Rimmer, Leni Zumas, Madeline Miller, Markswoman, Michelle Sagara, Rati Mehrota, Red Clocks
Fans of the fantasy genre know that world-building, time-hopping and regime overthrowing takes time so are usually lucky enough to have their favorite stories play out not just over the course of a book but over the course of a series. While this means sometimes dealing with a nail-biting cliffhanger at the end of a… Read More »
Tags: #strongwomenread, Aloha from Hell, Alpha & Omega, Cast in Courtlight, Cast in Secret, Cast in Shadow, Cry Wolf, Fair Game, Hunting Ground, Kill the Dead, Maria V. Snyder, Michelle Sagara, N.K. Jemisin, Patricia Briggs, Richard Kadrey, Sandman Slim, Scent of Magic, Taste of darkness, The Broken Earth, The Chronicles of Elantra, The Fifth Season, The Healer, The Obelisk Gate, The Stone Sky, Touch of Power
We all love a relatable read…and what’s more relatable than a protagonist who loves books? These books are all about bookworms like you and me. If you have a favorite literary reader, let us know in the comments below!
Tags: #strongwomenread, Amy Meyerson, Iris Martin Cohen, Jasper Fforde, Katarina Bivald, Nina George, The Bookshop of Yesterdays, The Eyre Affair, The Little Clan, The Little Paris Bookshop, The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend
We all know that a good belly laugh is hard to come by, especially these days, but these seven authors deliver the smiles in spades. Pad your TBR pile with books that know how to show you a good time. Who says women aren’t funny? Family and Other Catastrophes by Alexandra Borowitz As Emily’s… Read More »
Tags: #strongwomenread, Alexandra Borowitz, Eva Woods, Family and Other Catastrophes, Iris Martin Cohen, Keziah Frost, Something Like Happy, Summer Heacock, The Awkward Path to Getting Lucky, The Little Clan, The Reluctant Fortune-Teller