Horror Books That Would Make Clarice Starling Proud

Terrifying reads with a strong female protagonist.

horror books with female protagonists
  • Photo Credit: Cover image of 'Dread Nation' by Justina Ireland
Buy After Life at Amazon

After Life

By Andrew Neiderman

Buy Behind the Door at Amazon

Behind the Door

By Mary SanGiovanni

Buy Broken Monsters at Amazon

Broken Monsters

By Lauren Beukes

Buy My Best Friend's Exorcism at Amazon

My Best Friend's Exorcism

By Grady Hendrix

Buy The Harvesting at Amazon

The Harvesting

By Melanie Karsak

Buy Floaters at Amazon


By Kelli Owen

Buy Dread Nation at Amazon

Dread Nation

By Justina Ireland