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LGBT (or GLBT) is an initialism used since the 1990s as a self-designation by what was formerly known as the "gay community". It refers collectively to "lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender" people. In use since the 1990s, the term "LGBT" is an adaptation of the initialism "LGB", which itself started replacing the phrase "gay community" beginning in the mid-to-late 1980s, which many within the community in question felt did not accurately represent all those to whom it referred. The term LGBT is intended to emphasize a diversity of "sexuality and gender identity-based cultures" and is somet...more

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Bad Feminist: Essays
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Not Fade Away (Hell or High Water, #3.5)
Blood & Thunder (THIRDS, #2)
Caught! (The Shamwell Tales, #1)
My Haunted Blender's Gay Love Affair, and Other Twisted Tales
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Nothing Special
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Game On (Game On #1)
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  • Duocarns - The Arrival by Pat McCraw
    Duocarns - The Arrival
    Release date: Aug 15, 2014
    Winner will receive a signed copy.
    Please note that the book will be sent from Germany.

    On the hunt for their mortal enemies, the Bacanis, five attracti…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 09 - Oct 09, 2014
    1 copy available, 243 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Her Own Vietnam by Lynn Kanter
    Her Own Vietnam
    Release date: Nov 01, 2014
    Praised by Jill McCorkle for its "great emotion and insight," this novel tells the story of Della Brown, who for decades has tried to forget her servi…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 18 - Sep 21, 2014
    2 copies available, 298 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Iron Words by Michael Fridgen
    The Iron Words
    Release date: Jul 22, 2014
    Riley Hunter appears to live the dream, with plenty of friends, money and a coveted position on his university’s hockey team. But inwardly, Riley stil…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 02 - Sep 23, 2014
    3 copies available, 160 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6)
    Lola and the Boy Next Door (Anna and the French Kiss, #2)
    Will Grayson, Will Grayson
    Every Day (Every Day #1)
    Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
    The Winter Long (October Daye, #8)
    Tell the Wolves I'm Home
    Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls
    The Miniaturist
    Love Letters to the Dead
    Lucky Us
    Bad Feminist: Essays
    Ancillary Justice (Imperial Radch, #1)
    The Dream Thieves (The Raven Cycle, #2)
    Saga, Volume 3
    Cut & Run by Abigail RouxSticks & Stones by Abigail RouxFish & Chips by Abigail RouxFaith & Fidelity by Tere MichaelsDivide & Conquer by Abigail Roux
    Best Gay Cops/ Security Guards/P.I.'s
    554 books — 839 voters
    Cut & Run by Abigail RouxZero at the Bone by Jane SevillePromises by Marie SextonFaith & Fidelity by Tere MichaelsCaught Running by Madeleine Urban
    Gay Romance that's NOT Insta-Love
    395 books — 523 voters

    Maurice by E.M. ForsterBrokeback Mountain by Annie ProulxThe Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar WildeGiovanni's Room by James BaldwinTales of the City by Armistead Maupin
    Best Gay Fiction
    1,031 books — 1,247 voters

    Shattered Glass by Dani AlexanderArmed & Dangerous by Abigail RouxStars & Stripes by Abigail RouxChase in Shadow by Amy LaneWho We Are by T.J. Klune
    Best M/M Romance Published in 2012
    603 books — 1,397 voters
    Try by Ella FrankThe Magpie Lord by K.J. CharlesGlitterland by Alexis  HallCaptive Prince by C.S. PacatSocial Skills by Sara Alva
    Best M/M Book by a Debut Author of 2013
    114 books — 701 voters

    Boy Meets Boy
    Annie on My Mind
    Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
    Tipping the Velvet
    Will Grayson, Will Grayson
    Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
    Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
    The Miseducation of Cameron Post
    Keeping You a Secret
    Two Boys Kissing
    The Perks of Being a Wallflower

    Dan Savage
    Dan Savage American Savage: Insights, Slights, and Fights on Faith, Sex, Love, and Politics
    His Favorite LGBT Relationship Books: The frank sex columnist tackles politics and culture in American Savage and offers his top five books about relationships of all types.
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    Jess C. Scott
    Last night I was seriously considering whether I was a bisexual or not but I don’t think so though I’m not sure if I’d like to be and argh I don’t think there’s anything wrong with that, if you like a person, you like the person, not their genitals.
    Jess C. Scott, Tongue-Tied

    Rachel Maddow
    The single best thing about coming out of the closet is that nobody can insult you by telling you what you've just told them.
    Rachel Maddow

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    Multiculturalism in YA,Fantasy, Sci FI,Paranormal and fun books ;p While most people define multiculturalism as just multiracial, I invite anyone who is interested…more

    267 members, last active 2 days ago

    Book club part of Gay

    3 members, last active 8 days ago

    GLBT + 1x1 1x1x1 This is a place were there's no judgment, and you can be yourself while you role play. Please jo…more

    17 members, last active 8 days ago

    Fairytale Fusion (In progress, very slow progress)
    4 chapters — updated Aug 02, 2011 10:18PM — 12 people liked it
    1 chapters — updated Sep 14, 2010 05:05AM — 0 people liked it


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