200 Significant Science Fiction Books by Women, 1984-2001

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