Ace & Aro Stories

This is our masterlist of Queer SFF stories containing asexual and/or aromantic characters. All of these stories may not have an ace or aro protagonist – the only requirement is that any character within the story is on the asexual or aromantic spectrum.

If you have a suggestion for the list, email us at queersff(@)

We also shelve books on Goodreads for easier access. You can see our asexual shelf here and our aromantic shelf here.


Links will take you to the book’s Goodreads page.

An Accident of Stars by Foz Meadows

Fantasy. One of the POV characters identifies as aromantic. (Lots of queer rep in this one. Trans characters, polyamory, etc.)

Banner of the Damned by Sherwood Smith

Fantasy. Asexual protagonist.

Clariel by Garth Nix

Young Adult Fantasy. Part of the Abhorsen series. Asexual protagonist.

The Cybernetic Tea Shop by Meredith Katz | Our Review: 4 Stars

Science Fiction Romance. Asexual character and F/F romance.

Deadly Sweet Lies by Erica Cameron

Young Adult Paranormal. Sequel to Sing Sweet Nightingale but can be read as a standalone. The two main characters are a lesbian and an asexual.

Dragonoak: The Complete History of Kastelir by Sam Farren

Fantasy. Has a gray-asexual main character.

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

Fantasy. Asexual protagonist. Also has a trans side character.

Fourth World by Lyssa Chiavari

Young Adult Science Fiction. Asexual main character.

Sheepfarmer’s Daughter, Divided Allegiance and Oath of Gold by Elizabeth Moon

High Fantasy. Asexual protagonist.

We Awaken by Calista Lynne

Young Adult Fantasy. Features an F/F relationship between two asexual women.