Queer is an umbrella term for sexual and gender minorities that are not heterosexual or cisgender. Originally meaning "strange" or "peculiar", queer came to be deployed pejoratively against those with same-sex desires or relationships in the late-19th century. Beginning in the late-1980s, queer scholars and activists began to reclaim the word to establish community and assert a politicized identity distinct from the gay political identity. Queer identitites may be adopted by those who reject traditional gender identities and seek a broader, less conformist, and deliberately ambiguous alternati ...more

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Something to Talk About
The Fascinators
Felix Ever After
The Henna Wars
House of Dragons (House of Dragons, #1)
The Mermaid, the Witch, and the Sea
This Coven Won't Break (These Witches Don't Burn, #2)
Stay Gold
Date Me, Bryson Keller
Out Now: Queer We Go Again!
Dangerous Remedy (Dangerous Remedy, #1)
Officer Clemmons
Meet Cute Club (Sweet Rose #1)
Boys of Alabama
Conversations with Friends
Girl, Woman, Other
Clap When You Land
The Starless Sea
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
Red at the Bone
A Little Life
Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love
The Knockout Queen
Wow, No Thank You.
The Prince and the Dressmaker
This Is How You Lose the Time War
Exciting Times
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Best Gay Shifters
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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Simonverse, #1)
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The Song of Achilles
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Carry On (Simon Snow, #1)
Call Me By Your Name (Call Me By Your Name, #1)
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Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
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