Monday, May 27, 2013

Top Ten Tuesday - Top Ten Favorite Kick-Ass Heroines

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. Each week there is a new topic and we all share our thoughts on that topic! This week is Top Ten Freebie week!

My topic: 
Top Ten Favorite Kick-Ass Heroines

1. Gin Blanco (Elemental Assassin)

2. Jessica McClain (Jessica McClain series)

3. Merit (Chicagoland Vampires)

4. Jane Yellowrock

5. Katherine "Kitty" Katt

6. Kate Daniels

7. Lieutenant Eve Dallas (In Death Series)

8. Rhiannon (Rhiannon's Law)

9. Arcadia Bell (Arcadia Bell)

10. Nikki Glass (Nikki Glass)


  1. I haven't read or heard of any of these series, but they do sound really cool! What a fun list!
    My TTT

    1. There are sooo many more I could have added, but, I didn't feel like getting carried away! Thanks!

  2. Merit rocks! I wanna be just like her...especially if Ethan was real...

  3. oh these are all new to me I'll definitely have to check them out I'm always up for a good solid heroine
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  4. Fun topic! I've never heard of any of these, but I love awesome heroines, so I'm going to go look these up!

    - Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl (And The Broke and the Bookish). Visit my Top Ten Tuesday!

    1. Thanks Jana :) I could have added a whole bunch of other heroines but I didn't want to go overboard!

  5. I love your list!! You've added a few series that to my tbr pile now.

    1. Glad to help out! I know exactly what you mean though. Every time I see one of these lists I immediately go to Goodreads and check out the reviews!

  6. Jane Yellowrock is my fav with Gin Blanco very, very, very close behind! Great list!

    1. Thank you! I got scared and stopped before adding a bunch more to this list :)

  7. No list would be complete without Kate Daniels, Merit and Arcadia Bell! Great picks. And thanks for the reminder that I have tons more series I still need to read. :P
    My Top Ten Book Quotes

    1. Agreed! Sorry, I know how you feel. My TBR will NEVER go away. I keep adding, and adding, and adding some more!

  8. I love your list.Merit is my favorite!!!! and Methan Rocks :)

  9. Great List! Here are a few of my Favorites
    Anita Blake--Laurell K Hamilton
    Elena Michaels--Kelley Armstrong
    Charley Davidson--Darynda Jones
    Cat Crawfield--Jeaniene Frost
    Alex Craft--Kalayna Price
    Mercedes Thompson--Patricia Briggs
    Lily Yu--Eileen Wilks
    Sadie Novak--Wendy Roberts
    Cassandra Palmer--Karen Chance
    Abby Cooper--Victoria Laurie
    Riley Jensen--Keri Arthur
    Anna Strong--Jeanne C Stein
    Abby Knight--Kate Collins
    D'Artigo Sisters--Yasmine Galenorn
    Joanna Archer--Vikki Pettersson
    Rachel Morgan--Kim Harrison
    Milagro De Los Santos--Marta D'acosta
    Maggie O'Neill--Madelyn Alt
    Rebekkah Barrow--Melissa Marr
    Carlotta Wren--Stephanie Bond
    Maggie Thorsen--Sandra Balzo
    Lacey Smithsonian--Ellen Byerrum
    Kitty Norville--Carrie Vaughn
    Kara Gillian--Diana Rowland
    Sabina Kane--Jaye Wells
    Mira--Jocelynn Drake
    Allie Beckstrom--Devon Monk
    Jace--DD Barant
    Dorina Basarab--Karen Chance
    Merry Gentry--Laurell K Hamilton
    Abby Sinclair-Allison Pang
    Corine Solomon--Ann Aguirre
    Sophie Lawson--Hannah Jayne
    Raine Benares--Lisa Shearin
    Bronwyn--Candace Havens
    Garnet Lacey--Tate Hallaway
    Katie Chandler--Shanna Swendson
    Mel Turner-Juliet Blackwell
    Lily Ivory--Juliet Blackwell
    Ciel Halligan--Linda Grimes
    Harlow Jane Cassidy--Melissa Bourbon
    lucy Valentine--Heather Webber
    Avery Baker--Jennie Bentley
    I guess I better Stop or I'll be here all Day.
    I have read a lot these last 12 years as I have been fighting a long term illness. Reading is my Salvation. I hope you find and enjoy these authors and characters.
    Cheers Mar

    1. Holy crap! LOL Now that's a fantastic list! I think I've read like 75-80 percent of them :)

  10. I love Jane Yellowrock, but I also love Mercy Thompson from Patricia Briggs.

  11. Oops - and Rachael Morgan from Kim Harrison!

  12. OH my Jane Yellowrock, Merit and Eve Dallas on one page!

  13. I love when a heroine is kick ass. I haven't read any of these. I've been pretty curious about the In Death series for awhile, though. I just haven't gotten around to it.

  14. Looks like my TBR list just got longer! Love your list and just became your newest follower!

    Nicole @ Feed Your Fiction Addiction