200 Significant Science Fiction Books by Women, 1984-2001

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Title▲ Author/Editor Year
 
1 Adulthood Rites Octavia E. Butler 1988
2 Aestival Tide Elizabeth Hand 1992
3 After Long Silence Sheri S. Tepper 1987
4 Alien Bootlegger and Other Stories Rebecca Ore 1993
5 Alien Influences Kristine Kathryn Rusch 1994
6 An Alien Light Nancy Kress 1988
7 Alien Taste Wen Spencer 2001
8 The Aliens of Earth Nancy Kress 1993
9 Always Coming Home Ursula K. Le Guin 1985
10 Ammonite Nicola Griffith 1993
11 And the Angels Sing Kate Wilhelm 1992
12 The Annunciate Severna Park 1999
13 Arachne Lisa Mason 1990
14 The Arbitrary Placement of Walls Martha Soukup 1997
15 Artificial Things Karen Joy Fowler 1986
16 Beaker's Dozen Nancy Kress 1998
17 Becoming Alien Rebecca Ore 1987
18 Beggars & Choosers Nancy Kress 1994
19 Beggars in Spain Nancy Kress 1993
20 Beggars Ride Nancy Kress 1996
21 Beholder's Eye Julie E. Czerneda 1998
22 Being Alien Rebecca Ore 1989
23 The Best of Marion Zimmer Bradley Marion Zimmer Bradley 1985
24 The Best of Pamela Sargent Pamela Sargent 1987
25 Black Glass Karen Joy Fowler 1998
26 Bloodchild and Other Stories Octavia E. Butler 1995
27 Bold as Love Gwyneth Jones 2001
28 Bone Dance Emma Bull 1991
29 The Bones of Time Kathleen Ann Goonan 1996
30 Borders of Infinity Lois McMaster Bujold 1989
31 Brain Rose Nancy Kress 1990
32 Brightness Falls from the Air James Tiptree, Jr. 1985
33 Brother Termite Patricia Anthony 1993
34 Buffalo Gals and Other Animal Presences Ursula K. Le Guin 1987
35 Busy About the Tree of Life Pamela Zoline 1988
36 Catspaw Joan D. Vinge 1988
37 Cetaganda Lois McMaster Bujold 1996
38 Chance and Other Gestures of the Hand of Fate Nancy Springer 1987
39 Chanur's Homecoming C. J. Cherryh 1986
40 Chanur's Venture C. J. Cherryh 1984
41 Children of the Wind Kate Wilhelm 1989
42 The Children Star Joan Slonczewski 1998
43 Chimera Mary Rosenblum 1993
44 China Mountain Zhang Maureen F. McHugh 1992
45 The Chronicles of Pern: First Fall Anne McCaffrey 1993
46 City of Diamond Doris Egan 1996
47 The City, Not Long After Pat Murphy 1989
48 A Civil Campaign Lois McMaster Bujold 1999
49 Code Of Conduct Kristine Smith 1999
50 The Color of Distance Amy Thomson 1995
51 The Conqueror's Child Suzy McKee Charnas 1999
52 Crashcourse Wilhelmina Baird 1993
53 Crescent City Rhapsody Kathleen Ann Goonan 2000
54 Crown of Stars James Tiptree, Jr. 1988
55 Cuckoo's Egg C. J. Cherryh 1985
56 Cyteen C. J. Cherryh 1988
57 Dawn Octavia E. Butler 1987
58 The Dazzle of Day Molly Gloss 1997
59 Deception Well Linda Nagata 1997
60 Defender C. J. Cherryh 2001
61 Dervish Is Digital Pat Cadigan 2001
62 Dirty Work Pat Cadigan 1993
63 Divine Endurance Gwyneth Jones 1984
64 Doomsday Book Connie Willis 1992
65 A Door into Ocean Joan Slonczewski 1986
66 Dreams of Dark and Light Tanith Lee 1986
67 Dreamweaver's Dilemma Lois McMaster Bujold 1996
68 The Drylands Mary Rosenblum 1993
69 Escape Plans Gwyneth Jones 1986
70 An Exchange of Hostages Susan R. Matthews 1997
71 Extra(ordinary) People Joanna Russ 1984
72 Falcon Emma Bull 1989
73 Falling Free Lois McMaster Bujold 1988
74 Fire Watch Connie Willis 1985
75 A Fisherman of the Inland Sea Ursula K. Le Guin 1994
76 Flesh and Gold Phyllis Gotlieb 1998
77 Fool's War Sarah Zettel 1997
78 Foreigner C. J. Cherryh 1994
79 Four Ways to Forgiveness Ursula K. Le Guin 1995
80 The Fresco Sheri S. Tepper 2000
81 The Furies Suzy McKee Charnas 1994
82 Gaia's Toys Rebecca Ore 1995
83 The Game Beyond Melissa Scott 1984
84 The Ghost Sister Liz Williams 2001
85 The Girl Who Heard Dragons Anne McCaffrey 1994
86 Glimmering Elizabeth Hand 1997
87 Grass Sheri S. Tepper 1989
88 Halfway Human Carolyn Ives Gilman 1998
89 The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood 1985
90 The Healer's War Elizabeth Ann Scarborough 1988
91 Heavy Time C. J. Cherryh 1991
92 Hellburner C. J. Cherryh 1992
93 Hellspark Janet Kagan 1988
94 Her Smoke Rose Up Forever James Tiptree, Jr. 1990
95 Heritage of Flight Susan Shwartz 1989
96 The Hidden Side Of The Moon Joanna Russ 1988
97 Home by the Sea Pat Cadigan 1992
98 Icarus Descending Elizabeth Hand 1993
99 Imago Octavia E. Butler 1989
100 Impossible Things Connie Willis 1993
101 In Conquest Born C. S. Friedman 1987
102 In the Company of Others Julie E. Czerneda 2001
103 In the Garden of Iden Kage Baker 1997
104 In the Mothers' Land √Člisabeth Vonarburg 1992
105 Infinity's Web Sheila Finch 1985
106 Inheritor C. J. Cherryh 1996
107 Invader C. J. Cherryh 1995
108 Jaran Kate Elliott 1992
109 The Journal of Nicholas the American Leigh Kennedy 1986
110 Kairos Gwyneth Jones 1988
111 The Kif Strike Back C. J. Cherryh 1985
112 Larque on the Wing Nancy Springer 1994
113 The Last Hawk Catherine Asaro 1997
114 Last Summer at Mars Hill Elizabeth Hand 1998
115 Legacies Alison Sinclair 1995
116 Limit of Vision Linda Nagata 2001
117 Little Sisters of the Apocalypse Kit Reed 1995
118 Looking for the Mahdi N. Lee Wood 1996
119 Lost Futures Lisa Tuttle 1992
120 Lunar Activity Elizabeth Moon 1990
121 Mainline Deborah Christian 1996
122 A Mask for the General Lisa Goldstein 1987
123 Memory Lois McMaster Bujold 1996
124 Midnight Robber Nalo Hopkinson 2000
125 Mindplayers Pat Cadigan 1987
126 Mirabile Janet Kagan 1991
127 Mirror Dance Lois McMaster Bujold 1994
128 Mission Child Maureen F. McHugh 1998
129 Mississippi Blues Kathleen Ann Goonan 1997
130 Mother Grimm Catherine Wells 1997
131 Murphy's Gambit Syne Mitchell 2000
132 Mutagenesis Helen Collins 1993
133 Native Tongue Suzette Haden Elgin 1984
134 Nekropolis Maureen F. McHugh 2001
135 Night Sky Mine Melissa Scott 1996
136 Night's Sorceries Tanith Lee 1987
137 North Wind Gwyneth Jones 1994
138 Once a Hero Elizabeth Moon 1997
139 Opalite Moon Denise Vitola 1997
140 Other Nature Stephanie Smith 1995
141 Parable of the Sower Octavia E. Butler 1993
142 Parable of the Talents Octavia E. Butler 1998
143 A Paradigm of Earth Candas Jane Dorsey 2001
144 Passage Connie Willis 2001
145 Patterns Pat Cadigan 1989
146 Phoenix in the Ashes Joan D. Vinge 1985
147 Playing God Sarah Zettel 1998
148 Points of Departure Pat Murphy 1990
149 Polar City Blues Katharine Kerr 1990
150 Precursor C. J. Cherryh 1999
151 Primary Inversion Catherine Asaro 1995
152 Probability Moon Nancy Kress 2000
153 Probability Sun Nancy Kress 2001
154 Promised Land Pat Cadigan 1999
155 The Quantum Rose Catherine Asaro 2000
156 Queen City Jazz Kathleen Ann Goonan 1994
157 The Ragged World Judith Moffett 1991
158 Rainbow Man M. J. Engh 1993
159 Raising the Stones Sheri S. Tepper 1990
160 Reclamation Sarah Zettel 1996
161 Reefsong Carol Severance 1991
162 Reluctant Voyagers √Člisabeth Vonarburg 1995
163 Remnant Population Elizabeth Moon 1996
164 Rider at the Gate C. J. Cherryh 1995
165 Rimrunners C. J. Cherryh 1989
166 Ring of Swords Eleanor Arnason 1993
167 Sarah Canary Karen Joy Fowler 1991
168 Sea as Mirror Tess Williams 2000
169 Shadow Man Melissa Scott 1995
170 The Shapes of Their Hearts Melissa Scott 1998
171 The Silent City √Člisabeth Vonarburg 1988
172 The Silver Kiss Annette Curtis Klause 1990
173 Silver Screen Justina Robson 1999
174 Sister Emily's Lightship and Other Stories Jane Yolen 2000
175 Sky Coyote Kage Baker 1999
176 Slow River Nicola Griffith 1995
177 The Start of the End of It All and Other Stories Carol Emshwiller 1990
178 Summer of Love Lisa Mason 1994
179 Synners Pat Cadigan 1991
180 Synthesis and Other Virtual Realities Mary Rosenblum 1996
181 Tales of the Quintana Roo James Tiptree, Jr. 1986
182 The Telling Ursula K. Le Guin 2000
183 Through Alien Eyes Amy Thomson 1999
184 To Say Nothing of the Dog Connie Willis 1998
185 Trinity and Other Stories Nancy Kress 1985
186 Trouble and Her Friends Melissa Scott 1994
187 Unlocking the Air and Other Stories Ursula K. Le Guin 1996
188 Unwillingly to Earth Pauline Ashwell 1992
189 Vast Linda Nagata 1998
190 Venus of Dreams Pamela Sargent 1986
191 Virtual Girl Amy Thomson 1993
192 Visible Light C. J. Cherryh 1986
193 The Vor Game Lois McMaster Bujold 1990
194 Voyager in Night C. J. Cherryh 1984
195 The Warrior's Apprentice Lois McMaster Bujold 1986
196 White Queen Gwyneth Jones 1991
197 Whiteout Sage Walker 1996
198 Winterlong Elizabeth Hand 1990
199 A Woman of the Iron People Eleanor Arnason 1991
200 World's End Joan D. Vinge 1984