Why do my favorite mystery/action/sci-fi books always have such small, weird heroines?
Snow Crash – Y.T.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, etc. – Lizbeth
Smilla’s Sense of Snow – Smilla.
The females are always
Have amazing, unusual talents.
Are survivors of a backstory ranging from odd to horrific.
Next time, I want to read about a tall, relatively ordinary girl.