Books about teenage girls who must fight to survive or even save the world!

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Shadow and Bone
Leigh Bardugo

Grisha Trilogy
SF TEEN BARDUGO

Orphaned by the Border Wars, Alina Starkov is taken from obscurity and her only friend, Mal, to become the protegé of the mysterious Darkling, who trains her to join the magical elite in the belief that she is the Sun Summoner, who can destroy the monsters of the Fold.


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Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season 8 Volume 1
Joss Whedon,Brian K Vaughan

GRAPHIC TEEN BUFFY

This graphic novel series picks up where the TV show left off. Since the destruction of the Hellmouth, the Slayers-newly legion-have gotten organized and are kicking some serious undead butt. But not everything’s fun and firearms, as an old enemy reappears.


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Star Crossed
Elizabeth C. Bunce

SF TEEN BUNCE

In a kingdom dominated by religious intolerance, 16-year-old Digger, a street thief, has always avoided attention but when she learns that her friends are plotting against the throne she must decide whether to join them or turn them in.


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Graceling
Kristin Cashore

Graceling series
SF TEEN CASHORE

In a world where some people are born with extreme skills called Graces, Katsa struggles for redemption from her own horrifying Grace, the Grace of killing, and fights to save their land from a corrupt king.


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The Assassin's Curse
Cassandra Rose Clarke

Strange Chemistry series
SF TEEN CLARKE

Ananna abandons ship when her parents try to marry her off to another pirate clan. But that only prompts the scorned clan to send an assassin after her. Armed with magic she doesn’t know how to use, she accidentally activates a curse binding them together.


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The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins

The Hunger Games Trilogy
SF TEEN COLLINS

In a future North America, where the rulers of Panem maintain control through a televised survival competition pitting young people against one another, Katniss’s skills are put to the test when she voluntarily takes her younger sister’s place.


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Scarlet
A.C. Gaughen

TEEN GAUGHEN

The people of Nottinghamshire know Will Scarlet as Robin Hood’s shadow, a slip of a boy who throws daggers with deadly accuracy. No one really knows who the real Scarlet is except Gisbourne, just hired by the sheriff to capture Robin and his band.


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Katana
Cole Gibsen

Katana series
SF TEEN GIBSON

When seventeen-year-old Rileigh Martin discovers she may be harboring the spirit of Senshi, a samurai, she is torn between continuing as an ordinary girl and embracing the warrior inside, with help from a handsome martial arts instructor.


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Eon: Dragoneye Reborn
Alison Goodman

SF TEEN GOODMAN

Eon hopes to become an apprentice to one of the twelve energy dragons of good fortune and learn to be its main interpreter, but to do so will require much, including keeping secret that she is a girl.


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Grave Mercy
Robin LaFevers

His Fair Assassin Trilogy
HIST TEEN LAFEVERS

In the fifteenth-century kingdom of Brittany, Ismae escapes from an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where she learns that the god of Death has blessed her with dangerous gifts—and a violent destiny.


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Throne of Glass
Sarah J. Maas

SF TEEN MAAS

After she has served a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, Crown Prince Dorian offers assassin Celaena Sardothien her freedom on the condition that she act as his champion in a competition to find a new royal assassin.


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The Blue Sword
Robin McKinley

SF TEEN PB MCKINLEY

Harry discovers magic in herself when she is kidnapped by a native king with mysterious powers.


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Angelfire
Courtney Allison Moulton

Angelfire Trilogy
SF TEEN MOULTON

A seventeen-year-old girl discovers she has the reincarnated soul of an ancient warrior destined to battle the reapers—monstrous creatures who devour humans and send their souls to Hell.


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Sabriel
Garth Nix

Abhorsen Trilogy
SF TEEN NIX

Sabriel must journey into the mysterious and magical Old Kingdom to rescue her father from the Land of the Dead. She soon finds companions in a cat whose aloof manner barely conceals its malevolent spirit, and a young Charter Mage long imprisoned by magic, now free in body but still trapped by painful memories.


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Alanna: The First Adventure
Tamora Pierce

The Song of the Lioness
SF PB TEEN PIERCE

Eleven-year-old Alanna, who aspires to be a knight even though she is a girl, disguises herself as a boy to become a royal page. But the road to knighthood is not an easy one. As Alanna masters the skills necessary for battle, she must also learn to control her heart and to discern her enemies from her allies.


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