Womens Fiction

Women's fiction is an umbrella term for books that are marketed to female readers, and includes many mainstream novels, romantic fiction, "chick lit," and other sub genres. It is distinct from Women's writing, which refers to literature written by (rather than promoted to) women. There exists no comparable label in English for works of fiction that are marketed to males.
The Romance Writers of America organization defines women's fiction as, "a commercial novel about a woman on the brink of life change and personal growth. Her journey details emotional reflection and action that transforms her
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One to Watch
What You Wish For
The Heir Affair (Royal We, #2)
Want
Playing Nice
The Lost and Found Bookshop
Paris Is Always a Good Idea
The Lost Girls of Devon
Side Trip
The Last Piece
Coral Cottage (The Coral Cottage at Summer Beach, #1)
You Can't Catch Me
Her Last Flight
The Boyfriend Project (The Boyfriend Project, #1)
Always the Last to Know
28 Summers
The Last of the Moon Girls
In Five Years
Big Summer
The Lost Girls of Devon
Cleo McDougal Regrets Nothing
The Lies That Bind
Stay
The Art of Inheriting Secrets
Nine Perfect Strangers
Hideaway
What You Wish For
My Way to You (Creek Canyon, #1)
Evvie Drake Starts Over
The Last Train to Key West
Little Pink Taxi by Marie LavalDoctor January by Rhoda BaxterLiving in the Past by Jane LoveringNever Marry a Politician by Sarah WaightsBefore You by Kathryn  Freeman
Best Choc Lit Novels
9 books — 3 voters
Stratagem by Christina HagmannThe Handmaid's Tale by Margaret AtwoodCaught by Christina J. MichaelsA Disconnected Life by Virginia AirdMemoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
Women's Fiction by Strong Women
48 books — 29 voters

The Secret to Hummingbird Cake by Celeste Fletcher McHaleThe Help by Kathryn StockettDear Mr. Knightley by Katherine ReayThe Wedding Chapel by Rachel HauckThe Goodbye Bride by Denise Hunter
Best Contemporary Women's Fiction
318 books — 435 voters
The Whistling Season by Ivan DoigMy Name Is Asher Lev by Chaim PotokMonk's Hood by Ellis PetersGaudy Night by Dorothy L. SayersGreat Expectations by Charles Dickens
Best SA-Free Historical Fiction
26 books — 6 voters

Threats by Margaret McGaffey FiskOn A Life's Edge by J.L.  WhitakerThe Garden at the Roof of the World by W.B.J. WilliamsNine Planets by Greg ByrneTrainee by Margaret McGaffey Fisk
Works by OWW Authors
54 books — 4 voters
I've Got Your Number by Sophie KinsellaCan You Keep a Secret? by Sophie KinsellaThe Undomestic Goddess by Sophie KinsellaRemember Me? by Sophie KinsellaTwenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella
No Young Adult Best Chick Lit Reads
479 books — 449 voters

Big Little Lies
The Husband's Secret
Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)
The Help
Firefly Lane (Firefly Lane, #1)
What Alice Forgot
Confessions of a Shopaholic (Shopaholic, #1)
My Sister's Keeper
Bridget Jones's Diary (Bridget Jones, #1)

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