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

Never Have I Ever
The Bookish Life of Nina Hill
Whisper Network
The Golden Hour
Lady in the Lake
The Last Book Party
Meet Me in Monaco
The Lager Queen of Minnesota
Home for Erring and Outcast Girls
How to Hack a Heartbreak
The Book Charmer (Dove Pond, #1)
Very Nice
The Me I Used to Be
The Marriage Clock
When We Believed in Mermaids
A Fire Sparkling
Summer of '69
Nine Perfect Strangers
When We Believed in Mermaids
The Mother-in-Law
Mrs. Everything
Winter Cottage
Big Little Lies
The Bookish Life of Nina Hill
Sea of Memories
The Cactus
I Owe You One
The Victory Garden
Spring House
Where the Forest Meets the Stars
Atomic Summer by Elaine D. WalshHow Should a Person Be? by Sheila HetiGone Girl by Gillian FlynnNW by Zadie SmithThe Earthquake Machine by Mary Pauline Lowry
Best Women's Fiction 2012
5 books — 10 voters
The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison AllenGarden Spells by Sarah Addison AllenThe Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison AllenThe Girl Who Chased the Moon by Sarah Addison AllenLike Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
Women's Fiction for Foodies
77 books — 39 voters

The Secret to Hummingbird Cake by Celeste Fletcher McHaleDear Mr. Knightley by Katherine ReayThe Help by Kathryn StockettThe Wedding Chapel by Rachel HauckThe Goodbye Bride by Denise Hunter
Best Contemporary Women's Fiction
251 books — 400 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
My Sister's Keeper
Something Borrowed (Darcy & Rachel, #1)
Bridget Jones's Diary (Bridget Jones, #1)

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