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Female Protagonist

Description: Women or girls as lead characters

Based on tag: female protagonist

Members: 40 participating members (show all)

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1
43,513 members, 719 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: gypsysmom (1), Cecrow (1), AnnaClaire (1), perellia (1), kara.shamy (1), mspixieears (1), kceccato (1), zjakkelien (1), varielle (3), macha (3), ahef1963 (10)5 more, roby72 (12), bytheseabchcmbr (17), thecoroner (22), FranzK72 (23), cej1027

Score: 49.79

2
59,458 members, 1,078 reviews
4.42 stars (4.42 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), gypsysmom (2), Cecrow (2), el_len (2), AnnaClaire (3), kara.shamy (3), mspixieears (3), zjakkelien (3), kceccato (5), ahef1963 (8), roby72 (10)4 more, FranzK72 (15), varielle (15), macha (17), thecoroner (27)

Score: 41.34

3
58,197 members, 1,165 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: ashcval (1), bytheseabchcmbr (1), mspixieears (2), kceccato (2), gypsysmom (3), Cecrow (3), chgstrom (4), hipdeep (6), varielle (7), macha (7), ahef1963 (16)4 more, roby72 (22), merrystar (26), thecoroner (29), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 38.12

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Or is s/he a genderqueer?

4
28,158 members, 393 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: el_len (1), merrystar (2), AnnaClaire (2), kara.shamy (2), zjakkelien (2), ahef1963 (2), kceccato (3), gypsysmom (4), aulsmith (4), varielle (8), macha (8)2 more, inge87 (22), roby72 (33)

Score: 37.79

5
20,937 members, 417 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), aulsmith (1), merrystar (3), AnnaClaire (4), kceccato (4), gypsysmom (5), kara.shamy (5), mspixieears (5), inge87 (15), varielle (16), FranzK72 (17)2 more, macha (18), roby72 (51)

Score: 34.16

6
19,638 members, 298 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Kuiperdolin (1), HeddaLo (1), FranzK72 (2), thecoroner (2), roby72 (3), kara.shamy (4), ahef1963 (4), Cecrow (7), gypsysmom (9), macha (16)

Score: 30.19

7
23,085 members, 414 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: el_len (3), bytheseabchcmbr (3), Cecrow (4), mspixieears (4), gypsysmom (6), kceccato (7), merrystar (8), varielle (18), inge87 (21), macha (21), ahef1963 (33)2 more, roby72 (52), cej1027

Score: 29.64

8
20,137 members, 375 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: perellia (2), Cecrow (6), el_len (6), kceccato (6), gypsysmom (8), varielle (9), macha (9), ahef1963 (14), thecoroner (16), roby72 (17), bytheseabchcmbr (19)2 more, FranzK72 (20), cej1027

Score: 29.54

9
17,967 members, 253 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: varielle (2), macha (2), el_len (4), Cecrow (5), mspixieears (6), gypsysmom (7), thecoroner (13), ahef1963 (13), roby72 (16), merrystar (21), bytheseabchcmbr (25)1 more, cej1027 (46)

Score: 28.65

10
12,253 members, 189 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (6), Cecrow (8), mspixieears (8), merrystar (9), gypsysmom (10), kceccato (10), bytheseabchcmbr (12), varielle (17), macha (20), ahef1963 (25), thecoroner (38)1 more, roby72 (38)

Score: 25.14

11
15,286 members, 265 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: varielle (1), thecoroner (1), macha (1), roby72 (1), FranzK72 (3), ahef1963 (3), mspixieears (9)

Score: 24.39

12
27,850 members, 386 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: zjakkelien (4), AnnaClaire (7), kara.shamy (8), Cecrow (9), el_len (11), gypsysmom (12), varielle (19), macha (22), FranzK72 (25), ahef1963 (28), roby72 (42)

Score: 23.18

13
33,410 members, 1,558 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: chgstrom (1), KimarieBee (3), gypsysmom (11), varielle (11), macha (11), kara.shamy (13), mspixieears (15), thecoroner (40), ahef1963 (43), cej1027

Score: 22.59

14
26,318 members, 285 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: Kuiperdolin (2), thecoroner (6), ahef1963 (6), roby72 (6), kara.shamy (7), bytheseabchcmbr (7), FranzK72 (9), gypsysmom (14), cej1027

Score: 22

15
16,926 members, 280 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (6), thecoroner (8), el_len (9), ahef1963 (9), kara.shamy (11), roby72 (11), gypsysmom (15), varielle (20), FranzK72 (29), macha (29)

Score: 21.32

16
14,713 members, 201 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: varielle (6), macha (6), thecoroner (7), ahef1963 (7), roby72 (8), kara.shamy (10), FranzK72 (12), Cecrow (12), gypsysmom (16)

Score: 20.96

17
17,779 members, 397 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: merrystar (5), mspixieears (7), kceccato (9), el_len (10), Cecrow (11), gypsysmom (13), bytheseabchcmbr (24), ahef1963 (34), roby72 (53), cej1027

Score: 20.61

18
4,217 members, 108 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3), AnnaClaire (5), el_len (5), inge87 (5), ahef1963 (5), merrystar (6), varielle (12), macha (12)

Score: 20.59

19
3,900 members, 58 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: HeddaLo (2), Kuiperdolin (3), Cecrow (10), mspixieears (10), ahef1963 (12), roby72 (14), aulsmith (16), thecoroner (19)

Score: 19.04

20
14,415 members, 339 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: el_len (7), mspixieears (12), Cecrow (14), gypsysmom (20), merrystar (23), thecoroner (31), ahef1963 (32), FranzK72 (38), roby72 (49), cej1027

Score: 18.56

21
28,739 members, 799 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (9), bytheseabchcmbr (16), ahef1963 (17), gypsysmom (23), roby72 (23), FranzK72 (30), Cecrow (33), thecoroner (41), pwaites (43), cej1027

Score: 18.12

22
15,926 members, 332 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (8), el_len (8), kara.shamy (12), gypsysmom (17), mspixieears (19), varielle (21), ahef1963 (27), macha (36), roby72 (40)

Score: 17.64

23
23,650 members, 832 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: perellia (3), chgstrom (5), kara.shamy (15), gypsysmom (18), varielle (25), cej1027 (39), mspixieears (47), macha (55), ahef1963 (58)

Score: 17.52

24
14,544 members, 258 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: laurenms (1), kceccato (8), Cecrow (13), gypsysmom (19), ahef1963 (20), bytheseabchcmbr (23), roby72 (30), thecoroner (39)

Score: 17.43

25
8,547 members, 157 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: varielle (5), macha (5), kara.shamy (9), mspixieears (11), ahef1963 (22), thecoroner (30), FranzK72 (31), roby72 (34)

Score: 16.76

26
13,296 members, 512 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (10), mspixieears (14), Cecrow (15), kceccato (18), gypsysmom (21), varielle (23), pwaites (34), cej1027 (41), macha (49)

Score: 16.74

27
27,658 members, 603 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: ashcval (3), zjakkelien (5), mspixieears (13), Cecrow (16), el_len (21), gypsysmom (22), macha (39), ahef1963 (48)

Score: 16.66

28
12,045 members, 348 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: Cindy1954 (1), kceccato (16), Cecrow (17), ahef1963 (24), merrystar (25), gypsysmom (26), FranzK72 (32), roby72 (36)

Score: 16.65

29
14,566 members, 437 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: HChilcat (1), mspixieears (16), ahef1963 (21), FranzK72 (27), Cecrow (27), thecoroner (32), roby72 (32), gypsysmom (35)

Score: 16.39

30
13,557 members, 200 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (1), varielle (4), macha (4), thecoroner (5), mspixieears (25), ahef1963 (44)

Score: 15.67

31
45,431 members, 3,124 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (4), perellia (5), chgstrom (6), kceccato (11), Cecrow (20), gypsysmom (24), ahef1963 (45)

Score: 15.5

32
19,355 members, 636 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: perellia (4), chgstrom (7), kara.shamy (18), gypsysmom (25), varielle (26), cej1027 (40), macha (59), ahef1963 (63)

Score: 15.24

33
5,624 members, 188 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: HChilcat (2), Kiddboyblue (2), zjakkelien (9), kceccato (14), Cecrow (22), macha (65)

Score: 14.36

34
5,071 members, 105 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: HChilcat (3), merrystar (12), el_len (16), Cecrow (23), pwaites (25), kceccato (32), macha (60)

Score: 13.92

35
23,152 members, 1,376 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: chgstrom (2), Cindy1954 (2), KimarieBee (9), gypsysmom (27), ahef1963 (35), roby72 (54)

Score: 13.91

36
13,495 members, 335 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ashcval (2), kara.shamy (16), mspixieears (22), ahef1963 (29), gypsysmom (30), FranzK72 (33), roby72 (43)

Score: 13.87

37
8,522 members, 99 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (4), thecoroner (4), roby72 (4), kara.shamy (19), Cecrow (21), macha (40)

Score: 13.86

38
6,014 members, 572 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: chgstrom (3), pwaites (4), Cindy1954 (7), kara.shamy (17), gypsysmom (28), ahef1963 (149)

Score: 13.18

39
10,093 members, 237 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: HChilcat (4), Kuiperdolin (4), zjakkelien (6), Cecrow (29), gypsysmom (37), ahef1963 (67)

Score: 12.96

40
10,611 members, 184 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (9), kara.shamy (14), mspixieears (20), FranzK72 (34), gypsysmom (34), ahef1963 (40), roby72 (64)

Score: 12.59

41
11,245 members, 153 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (6), thecoroner (9), ahef1963 (11), roby72 (13), mspixieears (26), gypsysmom (38)

Score: 12.55

42
12,913 members, 233 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (10), FranzK72 (11), kara.shamy (21), Cecrow (28), gypsysmom (36), kceccato (43), ahef1963 (137)

Score: 12.42

43
11,410 members, 335 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: Cindy1954 (3), aulsmith (8), pwaites (12), gypsysmom (29), cej1027 (43), ahef1963 (64)

Score: 12.27

44
17,103 members, 185 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: kceccato (12), el_len (18), Cecrow (24), merrystar (29), gypsysmom (31), ahef1963 (172), cej1027

Score: 12.09

45
7,619 members, 130 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: rplinke (1), varielle (10), macha (10), thecoroner (18), roby72 (26), mspixieears (28)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 11.95

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): S/he doesn't start out as female.

46
17,717 members, 369 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: el_len (13), varielle (22), Cecrow (25), gypsysmom (32), macha (44), cej1027 (47), ahef1963 (80)

Score: 11.84

47
8,064 members, 256 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: HChilcat (5), hipdeep (10), el_len (17), pwaites (23), kceccato (34), macha (62)

Score: 11.8

48
8,370 members, 110 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: el_len (14), Cecrow (26), merrystar (30), gypsysmom (33), mspixieears (37), kceccato (38), ahef1963 (77)

Score: 11.8

49
27,357 members, 711 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4), Cecrow (18), kara.shamy (22), merrystar (27), ahef1963 (52), cej1027

Score: 11.53

50
7,831 members, 314 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: HChilcat (6), merrystar (11), el_len (15), pwaites (39), ahef1963 (59), cej1027

Score: 11.5

51
14,570 members, 368 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: el_len (12), mspixieears (17), kceccato (17), Cecrow (19), ahef1963 (26), roby72 (39)

Score: 11.38

52
28,628 members, 496 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: roby72 (2), thecoroner (3), Cecrow (31), FranzK72 (35), gypsysmom (41)

Score: 11.32

53
4,596 members, 189 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (11), mspixieears (23), merrystar (24), roby72 (59), ahef1963 (234), thorold

Score: 10.68

54
6,203 members, 127 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: merrystar (10), el_len (23), thecoroner (34), ahef1963 (38), cej1027 (48), roby72 (61)

Score: 10.29

55
6,707 members, 134 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: perellia (6), KimarieBee (8), bytheseabchcmbr (15), gypsysmom (39), roby72 (67)

Score: 9.97

56
30,721 members, 484 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Cindy1954 (4), chgstrom (8), ahef1963 (37), roby72 (58), cej1027

Score: 9.95

57
10,147 members, 205 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (14), Cecrow (30), gypsysmom (40), merrystar (50), ahef1963 (92), cej1027

Score: 9.83

58
5,045 members, 111 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: HChilcat (7), mspixieears (27), roby72 (31), gypsysmom (50), thorold

Score: 9.79

59
10,490 members, 171 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: merrystar (7), bytheseabchcmbr (8), el_len (20), ahef1963 (68), cej1027

Score: 9.79

60
9,632 members, 129 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: pwaites (3), el_len (22), merrystar (28), kceccato (40), ahef1963 (84)

Score: 9.54

61
21,307 members, 373 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (13), ahef1963 (19), mspixieears (21), thecoroner (25), roby72 (27)

Score: 9.44

62
31,579 members, 1,810 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (6), pwaites (10), ahef1963 (41), gypsysmom (42), roby72 (65)

Score: 9.37

63
2,973 members, 45 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: HChilcat (8), roby72 (24), thecoroner (26), FranzK72 (28), gypsysmom (55)

Score: 9.17

64
9,737 members, 280 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (14), ahef1963 (15), macha (19), roby72 (21), kara.shamy (38), gypsysmom (43)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 9.06

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Maybe I'm not remembering correctly, but I thought the man was the major protagonist in the book.

65
5,845 members, 82 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (15), ahef1963 (18), roby72 (25), FranzK72 (36), kara.shamy (37)

Score: 9.02

66
1,075 members, 13 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: mkbird (1), kara.shamy (28), FranzK72 (37), thecoroner (43)

Score: 8.92

67
324 members, 8 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (5), thecoroner (20), roby72 (20), thorold

Score: 8.84

68
13,503 members, 233 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1), kara.shamy (24), kceccato (37), ahef1963 (74)

Score: 8.79

69
14,568 members, 281 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: Cindy1954 (5), mspixieears (38), gypsysmom (44), ahef1963 (135), cej1027

Score: 8.68

70
14,747 members, 1,080 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: bytheseabchcmbr (2), Cindy1954 (6), gypsysmom (45), ahef1963 (173)

Score: 8.57

71
17,994 members, 693 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: Brian710 (1), kara.shamy (40), gypsysmom (46), ahef1963 (79)

Score: 8.47

72
1,689 members, 35 reviews
4.4 stars (4.4 stars)

Lists: alvaret (1), mkbird (6), merrystar (31)

Score: 8.25

73
7,288 members, 142 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: mspixieears (18), bytheseabchcmbr (18), gypsysmom (47), kara.shamy (49), ahef1963 (97)

Score: 8.2

74
16,585 members, 295 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (23), thecoroner (28), roby72 (35), FranzK72 (39), gypsysmom (80)

Score: 8.15

75
1,629 members, 22 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: mkbird (2), bytheseabchcmbr (11), gypsysmom (48), ahef1963 (226)

Score: 8.11

76
15,016 members, 570 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: macha (24), ahef1963 (36), mspixieears (46), roby72 (57), cej1027

Score: 8.1

77
8,758 members, 111 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (5), merrystar (13), pwaites (22), kceccato (59)

Score: 8.07

78
3 members, 0 reviews
5 stars (5 stars)

Lists: JamieLeFay (1), GabrielWarren (1)

Score: 8

79
23,874 members, 775 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2), kara.shamy (25), gypsysmom (49), ahef1963 (89)

Score: 7.97

80
1,749 members, 22 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: roby72 (9), thecoroner (17), FranzK72 (18), mspixieears (30)

Score: 7.93

81
4,782 members, 221 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: pwaites (1), merrystar (14), macha (64)

Score: 7.48

82
7,218 members, 253 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: bytheseabchcmbr (4), mspixieears (29), merrystar (32), ahef1963 (112)

Score: 7.46

83
6,415 members, 269 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: pwaites (13), zjakkelien (22), kceccato (24), Cecrow (32)

Score: 7.44

84
8,368 members, 113 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (39), merrystar (44), cej1027 (63), roby72 (63), gypsysmom (75)

Score: 7.35

85
3,178 members, 67 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: varielle (14), macha (15), el_len (19), ahef1963 (193)

Score: 7.09

86
4,138 members, 106 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: ashcval (4), pwaites (5), kceccato (51)

Score: 7

87
14,096 members, 156 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: varielle (13), macha (14), gypsysmom (51), ahef1963 (91)

Score: 6.97

88
10,907 members, 585 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (11), pwaites (36), ahef1963 (60), cej1027

Score: 6.94

89
5,261 members, 195 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: kceccato (19), kara.shamy (20), roby72 (44), macha (48)

Score: 6.88

90
656 members, 20 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: inge87 (1), mkbird (5)

Score: 6.68

91
6,126 members, 285 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (15), pwaites (27), merrystar (48), gypsysmom (81)

Score: 6.64

92
2,384 members, 61 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: roby72 (7), FranzK72 (10), thecoroner (21)

Score: 6.58

93
23,538 members, 577 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (13), mspixieears (42), pwaites (54), gypsysmom (79)

Score: 6.5

94
30,254 members, 864 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: bytheseabchcmbr (13), mspixieears (41), ahef1963 (72), gypsysmom (78)

Score: 6.41

95
4,902 members, 114 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: merrystar (20), kceccato (35), pwaites (60), macha (63)

Score: 6.39

96
1,694 members, 39 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: HeddaLo (3), thecoroner (33), roby72 (37)

Score: 6.33

97
1,035 members, 22 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (11), FranzK72 (14), roby72 (15)

Score: 6.3

98
13,190 members, 362 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (23), mspixieears (39), ahef1963 (136), cej1027

Score: 6.27

99
276 members, 13 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: inge87 (2), mkbird (4)

Score: 6.19

100
6,306 members, 69 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: merrystar (17), gypsysmom (77), ahef1963 (147), cej1027

Score: 6.14

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