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It’s a Women in SFF Five Words!

To celebrate Women in SFF, we thought it would be a great idea to bring you another 5-Star Books in Five Words feature – this time focusing on books by BAME female authors.

Whether you want to celebrate with us, or you want to diversify your reading, we highly recommend the following! We’d love to add to our list, so if you have any recommendations for us, please let us know!



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Pristine Very
regency lesbian
fantasy Cinderella
of fantasy
manners retelling

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Deconstructing Love One
colonialism your intense
in starfish story,
spaaaa- alien but
aaace invaders fractured

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Fallen Vampires
angels in
tearing Neonoir
up Mexico
Paris City


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The Beauty Rollicking
smartest is action-packed
ever pain: Korean
fairytale quite myth
heroine! literally reworking

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Powerful Princess Young
feminist Mononoke witch
sapphic meets strikes
court Tamora out
fantasy Pierce alone!

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Beautiful Politics,
worldbuilding; adventure,
magic motherhood,
and more
romance adventure!


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Understated Victorian Aztec
Austen Missionaries Detective
with in Priest
Eldritch Fae of
Horror Lands Death

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Magic Time Jazz
in traveling age
Belle lyrical Mexican
Époque love Cinderella
Paris letters fable


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Who Bloody Navajo
are Asian monster
the urban slayer
real Mafia kicks
monsters? fantasy! ass

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Adventure Former African
betrayal sex-workers magic
refugees fight oppression
anxiety for escape
twists freedom rebellion!



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A Definition
genre of a
bending sequel
complex done
masterpiece right


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Lost A
memories mother’s
and strength
lost and
people vengeance



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Morally-grey Colonialism Sumptuous
anti-hero and world
seeks Yearning ™ Sapphic
bloody oh forbidden
revenge my! magic



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