10 Strong Female Reads

It’s 2019 and people are still out here with nonsense about only men being strong, and rather than saying “I’m tired y’all,” I’m saying “To the books!” Specifically, the ones showcasing strong women. Here are 10 books certain to fit different reading tastes:



If you’re in an “I am woman, hear me roar” type of mood, may your lioness spirit be filled to roaring by something on this list!


Jamie Canavés is a Book Riot contributing editor and Tailored Book Recommendations coordinator who always has a book in one hand. She writes the Unusual Suspects mystery newsletter, never says no to chocolate or ‘80s nostalgia, and spends way too much time asking her goat-dog “What’s in your mouth?!” Tweets: @Oh_Dinky.