FAQ About YA Fantasy Books

YA Fantasy Books
9 months ago | gizem

Are there any YA Fantasy books with strong female protagonists?

Absolutely! YA Fantasy is home to numerous books with strong and empowering female protagonists who take center stage in their captivating adventures. These characters defy stereotypes, overcome challenges, and inspire readers with their bravery and resilience. Here are some YA Fantasy books featuring strong female protagonists:

  • "Throne of Glass" series by Sarah J. Maas: Celaena Sardothien, an assassin with a fierce spirit and remarkable skills, navigates a world of politics, magic, and danger.
  • "Graceling" by Kristin Cashore: Katsa possesses a rare "grace" for killing and is determined to defy her cruel uncle's control and embrace her own destiny.
  • "An Ember in the Ashes" series by Sabaa Tahir: Laia and Helene are two strong female characters in a world of oppression and revolution, each forging their paths with determination.
  • "The Cruel Prince" by Holly Black: Jude, a mortal girl in the realm of Faerie, fights for power and survival in a world of deception and political intrigue.
  • "Mistborn" trilogy by Brandon Sanderson: Vin, a street urchin with Mistborn abilities, becomes a key figure in an epic struggle against a tyrant's rule.
  • "The Priory of the Orange Tree" by Samantha Shannon: This standalone novel features multiple strong female characters, including TanĂ©, Ead, and Sabran, who play essential roles in a world threatened by dragons and dark forces.
  • "Grisha Trilogy" by Leigh Bardugo: Alina Starkov, a Sun Summoner with untapped power, is at the center of a struggle between light and darkness.
  • "Serpent & Dove" by Shelby Mahurin: Lou, a witch hiding from her past, and Reid, a witch hunter, form an unlikely alliance in a world of magic and conflict.
  • "Truthwitch" by Susan Dennard: Safi and Iseult, a Truthwitch and a Threadwitch, respectively, are bound by friendship and loyalty in a world on the brink of war.
  • "The Bone Season" by Samantha Shannon: Paige Mahoney is a clairvoyant and a powerful member of a secret organization fighting against oppression.
  • "The Winner's Curse" by Marie Rutkoski: Kestrel, a brilliant strategist and strategist, must navigate political intrigue and rebellion in a world of conquest.
  • "The Poppy War" by R.F. Kuang: Rin, a determined and ambitious young woman, becomes an adept warrior in the midst of a war-torn nation.