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    19 Science-Fiction And Fantasy Novels By Women Of Color You Must Read

    Tired of seeing women of color underrepresented in mainstream sci-fi and fantasy? Check out this list.

    1. Parable of the Sower, by Octavia Butler

    2. The Summer Prince, by Alaya Dawn Johnson

    3. Who Fears Death, by Nnedi Okorafar

    4. Spirits of the Ordinary: A Tale of Casas Grandes, by Kathleen Alcala

    5. Ash, by Malinda Lo

    6. The Salt Roads, by Nalo Hopkinson

    7. A Stranger in Olondria, by Sofia Samatar

    8. Joplin’s Ghost, by Tananarive Due

    9. The Stars Change, by Mary Anne Mohanraj

    10. The Antelope Wife, by Louise Erdrich

    11. Almanac of the Dead, by Leslie Marmon Silko

    12. The Gilda Stories, by Jewelle Gomez

    13. Island of Eternal Love, by Daína Chaviano

    14. Redemption in Indigo, by Karen Lord

    15. So Far from God, by Ana Castillo

    16. Ink, by Sabrina Vourvoulias

    17. Orleans, by Sherri L. Smith

    18. Salt Fish Girl: A Novel, by Larissa Lai

    19. The Lost Girl, by Sangu Mandanna