Friday Question #139 - Protagonist Isn't Human

Happy Friday!

Share your favorite book that features a protagonist that isn’t human and help another reader complete a square on the October Bookish Bingo board.

Murderbot! (Martha Wells Murderbot series)


Remarkably Bright Creatures and The Island of Missing Trees.


Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie

Marcellus, a main character in REMARKABLY BRIGHT CREATURES

Does manga count? Beastars! The whole set of characters are literally anthropomorphic animals lol

Cujo by Stephen King!

Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro

I am Number Four by Pittacus Lore. The whole series has Lorien main characters. Loriens are human-like aliens from another planet with special powers called legacies living on earth.

Moon Called by Patricia Briggs. This series centers around Mercy Thompson, a “walker” who can shape-shift into a coyote and her werewolf neighbors.

Hounded by Kevin Hearne. Another series. This one centers around Atticus O’Sullivan, a Druid.

Long Live The Pumpkin Queen which is Nightmare Before Christmas story so the main character is Sally and she’s technically a ragdoll!