Strong female characters in high quality adult Sci-fi and fantasy.

There are some female heroines in young adult books, however when it comes to Sci-fi and Fantasy for adult reader - it becomes way more difficult to find interesting heroines. Lets make a list of high quality books with strong female leads - no cheesy romance pretending to be fantasy, no YA.
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55 books · 10 voters · list created July 13th, 2016 by Malgorzata Gajderowicz (votes) .
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