Queer Lit


A Lesson in Vengeance
The Dead and the Dark
Afterparties
The Wild Ones
Cheer Up: Love and Pompoms
Fresh
I Kissed a Girl
Like a Love Song
In the Watchful City
For the Love of April French
She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor, #1)
Any Way the Wind Blows (Simon Snow, #3)
Everyone in This Room Will Someday Be Dead
The Taking of Jake Livingston
A Psalm for the Wild-Built (Monk & Robot, #1)
Still Life
Skye Falling
Jonny Appleseed
¡Hola Papi!: How to Come Out in a Walmart Parking Lot and Other Life Lessons
Afterparties
Beyond the Gender Binary
With Teeth
Shadow Life
You Exist Too Much
Little Fish
The Secret of You and Me
The (Un)Popular Vote
Before You Say I Do
The Prettiest Star
A Star Is Bored
Cool for the Summer by Dahlia AdlerThe Single Matchmaker by J.J. AriasOf Trust & Heart by Charlotte Anne HamiltonGender Euphoria by Laura Kate DaleAs Far As You'll Take Me by Phil Stamper
2021 LGBT+ Beach Reads
33 books — 4 voters
The Price of Salt by Claire  MorganThe Gods of Tango by Carolina De RobertisWe Are Okay by Nina LaCourThe Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi LeeWhen the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore
Queer Lit Binge
215 books — 23 voters

Femme in Public by Alok Vaid-MenonLoose Gravel by Ginny FanthomeIt Gets Bitter by Alok Vaid-MenonEven This Page Is White by Vivek ShrayaI'm Afraid of Men by Vivek Shraya
Queer South Asia
6 books — 3 voters
Fun Home by Alison BechdelThe Essential Dykes to Watch Out For by Alison BechdelLe bleu est une couleur chaude by Julie MarohAre You My Mother? A Comic Drama by Alison BechdelBatwoman by Greg Rucka
Best Lesbian Graphic Novels
223 books — 200 voters

The Color Purple by Alice WalkerBeloved by Toni MorrisonThe Darkest Child by Delores PhillipsKindred by Octavia E. ButlerAmericanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Contemporary Black Women's Literature
353 books — 208 voters
The Price of Salt by Claire  MorganOranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette WintersonThe Color Purple by Alice WalkerThe Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe HallOrlando by Virginia Woolf
Lesbian novels from before 1990
209 books — 79 voters

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe (Aristotle and Dante, #1)
The Song of Achilles
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Simonverse, #1)
Red, White & Royal Blue
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
Call Me By Your Name (Call Me By Your Name, #1)
Giovanni's Room
Carry On (Simon Snow, #1)
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (Montague Siblings, #1)
Tipping the Velvet
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit

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