10 Mind-Bending Hard Science Fiction Books by Women

These great reads prove hard sci-fi isn't just a man's game.

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Buy Playing God at Amazon

Playing God

By Sarah Zettel

Buy Lilith's Brood at Amazon

Lilith's Brood

By Octavia E. Butler

Buy The Gatherer at Amazon

The Gatherer

By Colleen Winter

Buy Ancillary Justice at Amazon

Ancillary Justice

By Ann Leckie

Buy The Calculating Stars at Amazon

The Calculating Stars

By Mary Robinette Kowal

Buy All Systems Red at Amazon

All Systems Red

By Martha Wells

Buy Lightborn at Amazon


By Tricia Sullivan

Buy Lagoon at Amazon


By Nnedi Okorafor

Buy Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang at Amazon

Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang

By Kate Wilhelm