Tad Williams Shadowmarch -
This one is a slow burn, and there are things here that I really don't like (such as a whole plot line totally
Grass by Sheri S. Tepper --
This one was a real page-turner for me. It's similar to Dune in that an ambassadorial-type family has to go
I had been thinking of Eli Monpress as well, but while there's no question that the first book or two will almost certainly appeal to the op, I was a
It seems that most of SFF YA authors are women these days (granted, many of those books are more romance than SF or fantasy).
Nice try but no. I'm subverting the expected order of things and saying screw the standards that society has set. It's not sexist to even things out or