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40 of the Best Queer Books: An #OwnVoices Reading List ...

Mar 09, 2020  · No list—even a list of the very best queer books—will ever contain the wild diversity of queer experiences. These books represent the truths, told through fiction and nonfiction, of forty queer writers. They are 40 of the best queer books I’ve ever read, …

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10 Queer Books Everyone Should Read - Glitter Guide

Sep 22, 2020  · Homie: Poems by Danez Smith. Danez Smith is an incredible voice in the Queer community. Their 2018 collection Don’t Call Us Dead was a finalist for the National Book Award and explored themes of queerness, Black love, HIV-positive status, death, life and America.Homie, which actually has two titles (read more from their Twitter) is an incredible collection about friendship, …

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Gender Queer: A Memoir: Kobabe, Maia: 9781549304002 ...

Maia Kobabe is a nonbinary, queer author and illustrator with an MFA in Comics from California College of the Arts. Eir first full length book, GENDER QUEER: A MEMOIR, was published by Lion Forge Comics in May 2019. Eir work focuses on themes of identity, sexuality, anti …

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67 of the Best Queer Books of 2020 - Autostraddle

The Times I Knew I Was Gay by Eleanor Crewes This charming graphic memoir chronicles, as the titles cutely declares, the times when Eleanor Crewes’s knowledge of her gayness was unavoidable, wrapped up in her coming out and coming of age story. From wearing black, finding dating boys very confusing, and loving Willow on Buffy the Vampire Slayer… SFSX (Safe Sex), Vol. 1: Protection by Tina Horn, Michael Dowling, Jen Hickman, Alejandra Gutierrez, … As the review on Autostraddlesums up, the first volume of SFSX “builds a purity-obsessed sci fi vision of our dystopian present.” In this dystopia, it’s sex workers who keep the magic alive in an underground club full of queers, kink, and fighting the oppressive government to free incarcerated friends.The Low, Low Woods by Carmen Maria Machado and DaNi In this horror comic, the town of “Shudder-to-Think,” Pennsylvania is plagued by a mysterious illness that steals memories. When BFFs El and Octavia discover they are the disease’s latest victims, they set out to cure themselves, and save their town from its own deep secrets and monsters.

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21 Best LGBTQ+ Books 2021 — Books to Read for Pride …

Apr 03, 2021  · Best queer poetry collection: Black Girl, Call Home by Jasmine Mans. Deemed one of the most anticipated books of 2021 by Oprah, Shondaland, and many more, this …

The Ultimate LGBTQIA+ Pride Book List | Penguin …

  • We Are Everywhere. by Matthew Riemer and Leighton Brown. A rich and sweeping photographic …
  • Giovanni’s Room. by James Baldwin. James Baldwin’s groundbreaking novel about love and the …
  • On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous. by Ocean Vuong. Poet Ocean Vuong’s debut novel is a …
  • Fairest. by Meredith Talusan. Fairest is a memoir about a precocious boy with albinism, a “sun …
  • Leaving Isn’t the Hardest Thing. by Lauren Hough. At once razor-sharp, profoundly brave, and …
  • Boy Erased. by Garrard Conley. Through an institutionalized Twelve-Step Program, Garrad Conley …
  • Tomorrow Will Be Different. by Sarah McBride. Informative, heartbreaking, and profoundly …
  • The Stonewall Reader by June 28, 2019 marked the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, …
  • Stonewall. by Martin Duberman. In Stonewall, renowned historian and activist Martin Duberman …
  • With Teeth. by Kristen Arnett. A surprising and moving story of two mothers, one difficult son, and …
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Queer Books - Goodreads

Queer. 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 ...

The 25 Best Classic LGBTQ+ Novels of All Time

  • Giovanni's Room , by James Baldwin. Author Chavisa Woods is far from alone when calling …
  • The Color Purple , by Alice Walker. A revelation when it was published in 1982, Alice Walker’s novel …
  • The Price of Salt , by Patricia Highsmith. On the heels of her successful debut novel Strangers on a …
  • Orlando , by Virginia Woolf. Orlando, which Virginia Woolf wrote in tribute to friend and lover Vita …
  • Maurice , by E.M. Forster. Although the great E.M. Forster (A Passage to India, A Room With a …
  • Middlesex , by Jeffrey Eugenides. Jeffrey Eugenides won the Pulitzer Prize for his 2002 coming-of …
  • The Line of Beauty , by Alan Hollinghurst. Alan Hollinghurst famously questioned the future of the …
  • Rubyfruit Jungle , by Rita Mae Brown. Many queer female writers see Rita Mae Brown's 1973 …
  • Zami , by Audre Lorde. "She calls it a biomythography and leads us through a heart-wrenching …
  • A Single Man , by Christopher Isherwood. A quietly devastating exploration of love, loneliness, and …
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Queer Book Lists - Goodreads

1,851 books — 1,442 voters. Best M/M Romance Published in 2012. 621 books — 1,435 voters. LGBTQ Science Fiction and Fantasy. 1,563 books — 1,424 voters. Gay Romance that's NOT Insta-Love. 700 books — 1,086 voters. Best Werewolf Erotica. 528 books — 1,065 voters.

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40 Best LGBTQ Books You Should Read This Month 2021

May 05, 2021  · These books by gay authors and LGBTQ writers, as well as books with queer characters show us that our literary worlds can (and should!) be …

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30 essential LGBTQ+ books for YA readers

Jun 21, 2021  · We look for ourselves in fiction. A great book resonates with us as we empathize with a protagonist's struggles and triumphs, and encourages us to step into their shoes as they set off on a fantastic journey. Expanding our world with different perspectives is part of the thrill of reading, but it can be very lonely to only read books where there isn't anybody like you.

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Queer Books for Teens

Welcome to Queer Books for Teens! This website seeks to be a comprehensive list of all LGBTQIAP+ YA titles published between 2000 and 2020. It includes all major and indie US presses and selective self-published material. This website is not meant to act as a list of book recommendations, although we provide best of lists for those who seek ...

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55 of the Best Queer Books of 2019 - Autostraddle

Cash and the Sorority Girl by Ashley Bartlett The third book in the delightfully and authentically queer Cash Braddock series find Cash working as a CI for her police officer girlfriend and feeling like she might finally be ready to give up being a drug dealer. The two women become heavily involved in a case investigating a series of multiple sexual assaults on … Catch Me When I’m Falling by Cheryl A. Head This third installment in the Detroit-set Charlie Mack PI series picks up with Charlie and Mandy, her cop girlfriend, taking the next step and buying a house together. While she’s feeling scared and worried about committing to this relationship, Charlie’s next case leads her to going undercover in Detroit’s homeless … The Kill Club by Wendy Heard Jasmine Benavides has tried everything through the so-called proper channels to help her younger brother who has an abusive foster/adoptive mother Carol. When she’s contacted by a mysterious organization that promises a “permanent” solution to Carol, the only catch is … she would have to kill a …

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Amazon.com: Queer: The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens ...

The book "Queer: The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens" is a frank, sensitive, upbeat and impressively cogent overview and explanation of non-mainstream sexual orientations. The 206-page book does a masterful job in normalizing what has too often been perceived as deviant, pathological, immoral, even inferior sexual orientation.

The 40 Best LGBT Books of the Century | Reedsy Discovery

  • Fairest: A Memoir by Meredith Talusan. Meredith Talusan’s memoir traces her journey, as she puts …
  • Untamed by Glennon Doyle. In this powerful memoir and self-help book, Glennon Doyle talks about …
  • The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson. This is Maggie Nelson’s unapologetically theoretical analysis of …
  • How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays by Alexander Chee. Alexander Chee’s collection …
  • Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America by Lillian …
  • A Two-Spirit Journey: The Autobiography of a Lesbian Ojibwa-Cree Elder by Ma-Nee Chacaby. Ma …
  • Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story by Jacob Tobia. In this wildly hilarious memoir, Jacob Tobia tells …
  • Real Queer America: LGBT Stories from Red States by Samantha Allen. It’s easy to look at cultural …
  • Queer, There, and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World by Sarah Prager. Did you …
  • Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel. Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home is a graphic …
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Queer Books Unbound – Reading and reviewing LGBTQIA+ books!

I’m pleased to welcome A.M. Arthur on Queer Books Unbound to celebrate the release of Right Move. In RIGHT MOVE (Clean Slate Ranch #6) shy, shut-in George agrees to care for sexy trick rider Levi’s injured cat, and to thank him, Levi offers George a vacation voucher to …

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10 Underrated Queer Books That Everyone Should Read - Paste

Dec 28, 2017  · The 10 books detailed below fall just outside of dominant queer lit circles, and they illuminate a range of experiences and imaginations beyond our most commonly told stories. 1. …

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8 Queer Books by Filipino Authors — Your Tita Kate

Jun 17, 2021  · Rin Chupeco truly is the gift that keeps on giving. Two separate entries on a list of queer books by Filipino authors? Iconic. Wicked As You Wish is the first book in Rin Chupeco’s A Hundred Names for Magic series. This is a contemporary fantasy where all the popular fairy tales of our childhood – from the Snow Queen to Cinderella to Alice in Wonderland – happened in real life.

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Books - Queer Studies - LibGuides at California State ...

Oct 07, 2021  · There are three ways to find books: 1. To find books available in our library use the OneSearch bar on the library's homepage and select "Books & Media (CSUF)". 2. If you cannot find what you need in our collection, try expanding your search to all the CSU libraries by selecting "Books & Media (All CSU)" in the OneSearch bar.

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Scholarly-ish queer books : suggestmeabook

Scholarly-ish queer books. Suggestion Thread. I would like to find some non-fiction books that talk about queer life for our university staff book club. Our members want to know more about gender issues specifically, but also general books about queer history would be nice. They can be memoirs, scholarly books, self-help, etc.

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Queer Books - Home | Facebook

Queer Books, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 733 likes · 1 talking about this. We're determined to preserve and expand the legacy of LGBT*Q+ bookstores that have fallen by the wayside.

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Books - Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni's Room

Queer Folk Tales: A Book of LGBTQ+ Stories. Margaret and the Mystery of the Missing Body. Major Detours: A Choices Novel. Final Child. Charm Offensive. On Freedom: Four Songs of Care and Constraint. You Are Your Best Thing: Vulnerability, Shame Resilience, and the Black Experience.

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QUIZ: Which Queer Spooky Book Should You Read This October ...

2 days ago · She writes regularly for Book Riot and Inside Vancouver about LGBTQ2IA+ and/or bookish topics as well as a monthly column about queer books at …

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14 Summer Queer Books for Your June TBR | Book Riot

Jun 03, 2020  · It’s a magical, queer, joyride of a book, a love letter to the movies, and brimming with the freedom and possibility of summer. Late to the Party by Kelly Quindlen Filled with summer parties, summer jobs, basement movie marathons, skinny-dipping, and late-night fire pits, this is a quintessential queer coming-of-age story.

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115 Queer Authors Share the Books that Changed Their Lives

Jun 03, 2021  · "The queer book that changed my life was not, properly speaking, a book about queers. It was Superman Comics and it offered me the self I knew I was. In real life, I was seven and round with pink harlequin glasses, an off-putting vocabulary and masses of black, messy curls.

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20 Best LGBTQ+ Books of 2021 - Best Pride Books to Read Now

Jun 02, 2021  · Last Call: A True Story of Love, Lust, and Murder in Queer New York by Elon Green. Celadon Books. $25 AT BOOKSHOP. Sure, Elon Green’s meticulously researched account of …

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New Books Network | Kemi Adeyemi et al., "Queer Nightlife" (U…

1 day ago · The book focuses on house parties, nightclubs, and bars that offer improvisatory conditions and possibilities for “stranger intimacies,” and that privilege music, dance, and sexual/gender expressions. Queer Nightlife extends the breadth of research on “everynight life” through twenty-five essays and interviews by leading scholars and ...

20 Must-Read Queer Theory Texts

  • Nancy Fraser – “Heterosexism, Misrecognition and Capitalism: A Response to Judith Butler” Nancy …
  • Kevin Floyd, The Reification of Desire. A new theoretical approach to the relationship between …
  • Jasbir Puar – Terrorist Assemblages. In this pathbreaking work, Jasbir K. Puar argues that …
  • Andrea Smith – “Queer Theory and Native Studies: The Heteronormativity of Settler Colonialism” …
  • Cathy Cohen – “Punks, Bulldaggers, and Welfare Queens: The Radical Potential of Queer …
  • Jose Esteban Muñoz – Disidentification. There is more to identity than identifying with one’s culture …
  • Roderick Ferguson – Aberrations In Black: Toward A Queer Of Color Critique. The sociology of …
  • Lee Edelman – No Future. In this searing polemic, Lee Edelman outlines a radically …
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17 Exciting Queer Books to Savor This Summer | NewNowNext

Apr 30, 2021  · Queer: Words of Change by journalist Coco Romack fits the bill. A curated collection of quotes, the book highlights diverse LGBTQ activists and …

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TikTok, books and explicitly gay relationships: a match ...

Oct 19, 2021  · TikTok, books and explicitly gay relationships: a match made in heaven. Popular social media platform “TikTok” has brought to light many amazing new (and old) novels from brilliant authors. Collage by Rebecca Do. Writer’s note: This article contains minor spoilers. The growing popularity of the social media platform “TikTok” the past ...