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Five Books About Kick-Ass Chicks in Space

What’s better than a book with a complex female protagonist? I’ll tell you what’s better: a book with a complex female protagonist in space.

Though I have sadly come to accept that I will never achieve my dream of being part of a band of intrepid galactic adventurers, there’s no reason that I can’t at least live my truth by proxy. For too long, our space fiction has been relegated to Hans and Lukes; but in the era of Rey and Jyn, we need to celebrate the books that put women at the forefront of their own space-bound vessels. Here are my five favorite books about ladies livin’ large among the stars.

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