This is our masterlist of Queer SFF stories containing lesbian characters or an F/F romance. All of these stories may not focus on lesbian characters or an F/F romance, the only requirement is that they contain either of those qualifications.
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The Abyss Surrounds Us by Emily Skrutskie
Young Adult SFF. Features an F/F romance.
Afterparty by Daryl Gregory
Science Fiction with a lesbian protagonist.
Ash by Malinda Lo
Young Adult Fantasy. Lesbian Retelling of Cinderella.
As I Descended by Robin Talley
Young Adult Retelling of Macbeth with paranormal elements. F/F romance.
Chameleon Moon by RoAnna Sylver
Dystopian Fantasy. Has lesbian and trans characters.
Science Fiction Romance. Asexual character and F/F romance.
The Dark Wife by Sarah Diemer
Young Adult Fantasy. Lesbian Retelling of Hades and Persephone.
Historical Fantasy. F/F Romance.
Deadly Sweet Lies by Erica Cameron
Young Adult Fantasy. Has a lesbian character and an asexual characters. Sequel to Sing Sweet Nightingale, but can be read as a standalone.
Deep Deception by Cathy Pegau
Science Fiction. F/F romance.
Disturbed by Her Song by Tanith Lee
Anthology of Fantasy/Horror short stories with gay and lesbian representation.
Dragonoak: The Complete History of Kastelir by Sam Farren
Fantasy. One main character is lesbian, the other is on the asexual spectrum.
The Drowning Eyes by Emily Foster
Fantasy novella. Has a lesbian character.
Fantasy. One character is a lesbian woman of color. F/F romance.
Fantasy. Lesbian protagonist.
The Gilda Stories by Jewelle L. Gomez
Paranormal Historical Fiction following a lesbian woman of color.
The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard
Fantasy. Three POV characters, one of which is in a relationship with another woman.
Huntress by Malinda Lo
Young Adult Fantasy. Features an F/F romance.
Maplecroft by Cherie Priest
Horror/Fantasy/Historical Fiction. Lesbian protagonist.
Ninefox Gambit by Yoon Ha Lee
Military Science Fiction. It’s mentioned that the female protagonist is attracted to women.
Young Adult Fantasy. Lesbian protagonist. F/F relationship.
Young Adult Fantasy. Lesbian character.
Fantasy with an F/F romance. Intended to be a four book series.
Santa Olivia by Jacqueline Carey
Dystopian Urban Fantasy. Lesbian protagonist.
Scale-Bright by Benjanun Sriduangkaew
Fantasy novella. F/F relationship(s).
Young Adult Fantasy following a lesbian protagonist. Has more queer characters throughout the series, including a bisexual character and a trans character.
SFF with an F/F romance.
Solitaire by Kelley Eskridge
SFF with a lesbian protagonist.
The Steel Remains by Richard K. Morgan
Grimdark Epic Fantasy. Has a lesbian character and a gay protagonist.
The Sun Dragon by Annabelle Jay
Young Adult Fantasy. Main characters are a lesbian girl and a bisexual girl.
Fantasy with an F/F romance.
Fantasy with an F/F romance. Takes place on a planet of all women.
Things We Found During the Autopsy by Kuzhali Manickavel
Short story collection with Fantasy elements.
The Thousand Names by Django Wexler
Military Fantasy. Has a prominent character that is lesbian.
The Warrior, the Healer, and the Thief by Diana Jean
Western Fantasy with a lesbian protagonist and an F/F romance.
We Awaken by Calista Lynne
Young Adult Fantasy. Follows two asexual girls in a romantic relationship.
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi
Short Story Collection. Magical Realism.