10 Empowering Books with a Strong Female Protagonist

Strong-willed and confident, these characters eschew stereotypes to show us what women are capable of.

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The Abolitionist's Daughter

By Diane C. McPhail

books with a strong female protagonist

Some Choose Darkness

By Charlie Donlea

books with a strong female protagonist

Paranoid

By Lisa Jackson

books with a strong female protagonist

The Long Flight Home

By Alan Hlad

books with a strong female protagonist

Dating by the Book

By Mary Ann Marlowe

books with a strong female protagonist

A Vineyard Summer

By Jean Stone

Murder in the English Department

Murder in the English Department

By Valerie Miner

Rich Deceiver

Rich Deceiver

By Gillian White

books with a strong female protagonist

The Island of Sea Women

By Lisa See

books with a strong female protagonist

Man Fast

By Natasha Scripture