Books Featuring Badass Women for Fans of The Power

Naomi Alderman’s sweeping dystopian novel The Power imagines a world in which women gain special electrical powers and take over the world. The story is filled with badass women overtaking the patriarchy, and it was so popular with readers that it’s now a book to screen adaptation available to stream on Amazon Prime Video. The streaming series features a star-studded cast, including Toni Collette and John Leguizamo, and critics and audiences are loving it. If you loved Naomi Alderman’s The Power and you’re loving the series adaptation on Amazon Prime Video, here’s what you should read next.

Emily Martin has a PhD in English from the University of Southern Mississippi. She’s a contributing editor at Book Riot and blogs/podcasts at Book Squad Goals.