Endless list of favourite female characters: Meera Reed (A Song of Ice and Fire)
“The gods give many gifts, Bran. My sister is a hunter. It is given to her to run swiftly, and stand so still she seems to vanish. She has sharp ears, keen eyes, a steady hand with net and spear. She can breathe mud and fly through trees.” ― Bran I, A Storm of Swords.