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Rent Girl
3.75
Rent Girl is an absorbing, but extremely depressing read made all the more depressing by its weird hipster cool tone. It strikes me as a modern versio...more
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Mar 22, 2012
 
Skim
3.73
This is a pretty amazing coming-of-age style graphic novel. The drawing style is beautiful and there's some really exciting artistic experimentation g...more
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Jun 08, 2010
 
Are You My Mother?
3.63
I really loved Fun Home and was surprised to find that I liked Are You My Mother even better. Obviously her relationship with both of her parents is c...more
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May 30, 2014
 
Batwoman: Elegy
4.18
So, I picked this up after reading some of the hype about how Batwoman is a lesbian and it is awesome, but I kind of felt like it was just ok and mayb...more
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Feb 16, 2012
 
Potential
3.83
I think that this is a really good graphic novel considering how young Schrag was when she wrote it, although I don't know if it's quite as mind-blowi...more
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Feb 18, 2009
 
The Price of Salt
3.84
I read The Talented Mr. Ripley a month or so ago and there was something about Highsmith’s style that made the book a really compelling read and when...more
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Jun 30, 2009
 
The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For
4.35
I was so excited when I learned that they finally compiled a full collection of all the Dykes to Watch Out For. Definitely an engrossing read and at a...more
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Apr 13, 2009
 
Kari
3.71
It took me a little while to understand what was happening in this graphic novel because of the lyrical/mythical way the graphic novel starts. I could...more
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Jun 20, 2012
 
Wild Girls: Paris, Sappho, and Art: The Lives and Loves of Natalie Barney and Romaine Brooks
3.61
This book was surprisingly awesome, although I probably wouldn't have been so surprised if I had realized it was written by the same person who wrote...more
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Sep 30, 2009
 
Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity
4.10
I have finally defeated Gender Trouble with the tremendous help of an awesome reading group! So glad to have finished reading the book once and for al...more
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Jul 20, 2010
 
Undersong: Chosen Poems Old and New
4.30
I found this book of earlier poems that Audre Lorde reworked and then published both really fascinating and really inspiring. It's kind of it's own pr...more
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Jan 14, 2010
 
Stone Butch Blues
4.22
This book reads the way the saddest, old-time country and blues songs sound, just like the title suggests. Certainly a book far ahead of its time in i...more
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Apr 09, 2007
 
Rude Girls and Dangerous Women
4.14
This comic book is really awesome. I wish they had a photo of the cover at least. Anyway, this book is mostly one-off comic strips that are very, very...more
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Jun 08, 2008
 
Beebo Brinker
3.59
I finally read Beebo Brinker! Yes! I think my favorite part of the book was the relationship between Jack and Beebo. She writes their easy friendship...more
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Jun 27, 2007
 
Two Lives: Gertrude and Alice
3.60
An interesting, conversationally-written book about Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas that draws out a lot of the gossipy details about their relatio...more
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Jul 05, 2008
 
My Brain Hurts, Volume One
3.64
I liked this. Her drawing style reminds me a lot of Diane DiMassa and the writing has a similar vibe to Ariel Schrag, except a little more urban punk....more
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Jun 08, 2008
 
Across the Acheron
3.76
Wittig is one of my all-time feminist heroes and Across the Acheron just reinforces that. Incredibly entertaining, extremely clever take off on Dante'...more
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Apr 09, 2007
 
Strange Sisters: The Art of Lesbian Pulp Fiction 1949-1969
4.02
Hilarious captions and a kick ass introduction from Ann Bannon about how publishing companies pushed for covers that would interest men despite a most...more
Sep 2007
Sep 19, 2007
 
Desesperanto: Poems 1999-2002
3.80
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Jan 03, 2010
 
Honour Among Punks: The Complete Baker Street Collection
3.93
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Aug 06, 2007
 
The Cancer Journals
4.22
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Apr 09, 2007
 
Drowning in Fire
3.53
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Apr 09, 2007
 
The History of Sexuality 1: An Introduction
4.03
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Aug 06, 2007
 
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
3.75
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Apr 09, 2007
 
Rubyfruit Jungle
3.82
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Apr 09, 2007
 
Skin: Talking about Sex, Class and Literature
4.20
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Apr 09, 2007
 
Stuck Rubber Baby
3.91
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Aug 06, 2007
 
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
4.13
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Apr 09, 2007
 
The Complete Hothead Paisan: Homicidal Lesbian Terrorist
4.09
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Apr 09, 2007
 
Juicy Mother 2: How They Met
3.52
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Jun 20, 2012
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