Adult Book Lists: Fearless Females

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Tasha Alexander / FIC ALEXANDE
Lady Emily series
And Only to Deceive
A Poisoned Season
A Fatal Waltz
Tears of a Pearl
Dangerous to Know
A Crimson Warning
Death in the Floating City

Jane Austen / FIC AUSTEN
Pride and Prejudice

Alan Bradley / MYS BRADLEY
Flavia de Luce series
Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
The Weed that Strings the Hangman's Bag
A Red Herring Without Mustard
I Am Half-Sick of Shadows
Speaking from Among the Bones

Charlotte Brontë / FIC BRONTE
Jane Eyre

Agatha Christie / MYS CHRISTIE
Miss Marple series
Murder at the Vicarage
The Body in the Library
The Moving Finger (only on audio)
A Murder is Announced
At Bertram's Hotel
Nemesis (also on audiobook)
Sleeping Murder
Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories
13 Clues for Miss Marple

Donna Woolfolk Cross / FIC CROSS
Pope Joan

Jeaniene Frost / FIC FROST
Night Huntress series
Halfway to the Grave
One Foot in the Grave
At Grave's End
Destined for an Early Grave
This Side of the Grave
One Grave at a Time

Tess Gerritsen / FIC GERRITSE
Rizzoli and Isles series
The Surgeon (also in large print)
The Apprentice
The Sinner
Body Double
Vanish (also in large print)
The Mephisto Club
The Keepsake (also in large print)
Ice Cold
The Silent Girl
Last to Die (also in large print)

Kerry Greenwood / MYS GREENWOO
Phryne Fisher series
Cocaine Blues
Flying Too High
Murder on the Ballarat Train
Death at Victoria Dock
The Green Mill Murder
Blood and Circuses
Ruddy Gore
Raisins and Almonds
Death Before Wicket
Away with the Fairies
Murder in Montparnasse
The Castlemaine Murders
Queen of the Flowers
Death by Water
Murder in the Dark
Murder on a Midsummer Night
Dead Man's Chest (also on audiobook)
Unnatural Habits

Cathy Marie Hake / FIC HAKE
Texas Historical series
Fancy Pants
That Certain Spark

Laurell K. Hamilton / FIC HAMILTON
Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter series
Guilty Pleasures
Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter: Guilty Pleasures (graphic novel)
The Laughing Corpse
Circus of the Damned
The Lunatic Café
Bloody Bones (also on audiobook)
The Killing Dance
Burnt Offerings
Blue Moon (also on audiobook)
Obsidian Butterfly
Narcissus in Chains
Cerulean Sins
Incubus Dreams
Micah (also on audiobook)
Danse Macabre (also on audiobook)
The Harlequin (also on audiobook)
Blood Noir
Skin Trade (also on audiobook)
Flirt (also on audiobook)
Bullet (also on audiobook)
Hit List (also on audiobook)
Kiss the Dead

Joanne Harris / FIC HARRIS
Chocolat series
Chocolat (also in large print)
The Girl with No Shadow
Peaches for Father Francis

Robin Lee Hatcher / FIC HATCHER
Sisters of Bethlehem Springs series
A Vote of Confidence
Fit to Be Tied
A Matter of Character

Faith Hunter / SF HUNTER
Jane Yellowrock series
Blood Cross
Mercy Blade
Raven Cursed
Death's Rival
Blood Trade

Zora Neale Hurston / FIC HURSTON
Their Eyes Were Watching God

Darynda Jones / MYS JONES
Charley Davidson series
First Grave on the Right
Second Grave on the Left
Third Grave Dead Ahead
Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet

Hillary Jordan / FIC JORDAN
When She Woke

Stieg Larsson / FIC LARSSON
Millennium Trilogy
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Girl Who Played with Fire
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest

Harper Lee / FIC LEE
To Kill a Mockingbird

Juliet Marillier / SF MARILLIER
Sevenwaters series
Daughter of the Forest
Son of the Shadows
Child of the Prophecy
Heir to Sevenwaters
Seer of Sevenwaters

Alexander McCall Smith / MYS MCCALLSMI
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Tears of the Giraffe
Morality for Beautiful Girls
The Kalahari Typing School for Men
The Full Cupboard of Life
In the Company of Cheerful Ladies
Blue Shoes and Happiness
The Good Husband of Zebra Drive
The Miracle at Speedy Motors
Tea Time for the Traditionally Built
The Double Comfort Safari Club
The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party
The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection

Denise Mina / MYS MINA
Garnethill series

Margaret Mitchell / FIC MITCHELL
Scarlett O'Hara
Gone with the Wind

Jodi Picoult / FIC PICOULT
My Sister's Keeper (also on audiobook)

Michelle Sagara / SF SAGARA
Chronicles of Elantra series
Cast in Shadow
Cast in Courtlight
Cast in Secret
Cast in Fury
Cast in Silence
Cast in Chaos
Cast in Ruin
Cast in Peril

Brandon Sanderson / SF SANDERSO
Mistborn series
The Well of Ascension
The Hero of Ages
The Alloy of Law

Sharon Shinn / SF SHINN
The Twelve Houses series
Mystic and Rider
The Thirteenth House
Dark Moon Defender
Reader and Raelynx
Fortune and Fate
Quatrain (prequel)