Top Ten Best Female Authors

The Top Ten
1 J.K. Rowling Joanne Rowling, CH, OBE, FRSL, FRCPE, writing under the pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist, philanthropist, film and television producer and screenwriter best known for writing the Harry Potter fantasy series.

She is DEFINITELY in the right place at number one. Harry Potter is one of my favorite series. She is very, very talented. She never gave up, and went from be poor yo a billionaire. I respect her hard work and love her talent.

—Amberlight the Flesh-Ripper

J.K. Rowling made the harry potter series

2 Jane Austen Jane Austen was an English novelist known principally for her five major novels which interpret, critique and comment upon the life of the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century.

Pride and Prejudice is just the most perfect thing I've ever read!

3 Mary Shelley Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, née Godwin (30 August 1797 – 1 February 1851) was an English novelist, short story writer, dramatist, essayist, biographer, and travel writer, best known for her Gothic novel Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus (1818). She also edited and promoted the works of her ...read more.

How the hell is she lower than J.K?

come on people! Mary Shelley deserves to be #1 she wrote Frankenstein for goodness sake

4 Louisa May Alcott
5 Charlotte Brontë
6 Harper Lee Nelle Harper Lee, better known by her pen name Harper Lee, was an American novelist widely known for To Kill a Mockingbird, published in 1960. Immediately successful, it won the 1961 Pulitzer Prize and has become a classic of modern American literature.

To Kill A Mockingbird is a great book, I don’t even read books and this is probably my favorite book other than the Lord of the Rings.

She was a potty mouth.

7 Agatha Christie Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Lady Mallowan, was an English crime novelist, short story writer and playwright. She is the best-selling novelist ever. She also made the longest play ever. She is remembered for making multiple mystery books including; And Then There Were None, Murder on the Orient ...read more.
8 Astrid Lindgren
9 Karen Blixen
10 Laura Ingalls Wilder

The Newcomers

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The Contenders
11 Madeline L'Engle
12 Madame d'Aulnoy
13 Margaret Atwood
14 Emily Dickinson Emily Elizabeth Dickinson (December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886) was an American poet . Dickinson was born in Amherst, Massachusetts . ...read more.
15 Pamela Lyndon Travers
16 Selma Lagerlöf
17 Harriet Beecher Stowe
18 Virginia Woolf Adeline Virginia Woolf, born Stephen (25 January 1882 – 28 March 1941), known professionally as Virginia Woolf, was an English writer and one of the foremost modernists of the 20th century.
19 Maya Angelou
20 Anne Frank Annelies Marie Frank was a German-born diarist. Anne for short. One of the most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust, she gained fame posthumously with the publication of The Diary of a Young Girl in which she documents her life in hiding from 1942 to 1944, during the German occupation of the Netherlands ...read more.

OMG why the hell is Anne Frank not in the top ten it’s crazy have any of u even read her diary it’s great and this is coming from a 11 year old

21 Barbara Cartland
22 Beatrix Potter
23 Josephine Tey
24 Gertrude Stein
25 Daphne du Maurier
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