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Tamora Pierce on How She Started Writing Female Heroes

Author Tamora Pierce discusses the lack of heroines in fantasy books when she was growing up, and the effect it had on her writing.


10 Unlikable Literary Heroines That We Love to Hate

In literature, there exists a long-standing tradition of female protagonists we love to hate. The list goes on, but these bad girls are our favorites.


Block Out the Mayhem: The 9 Best Audiobooks to Cure Holiday Stress

There’s nothing quite like the pleasure of carefully crafted audiobook fiction, especially when you’re too busy to sit still while reading.


Power in the Page: 8 Books About Fierce Queer Women to Read Now

A complete list of queer women’s literature is too much for one list. So, here are some of our favorites. Any of these books is a great place to start. 


The 10 Best Female Detectives in Fiction Written by Women

The mystery genre has been hugely influenced by female authors who have written female detectives. These ten sleuths are a few of our favorites.


A Letter from Thriller Writer Kathy Reichs on Her Latest Novel, Two Nights

Thriller writer Kathy Reichs is back with her latest novel, Two Nights. Read this letter from Kathy introducing readers to her new protagonist!