#LGBTQ

Sex Workers’ Voices: 10 Books About Sex Work by Sex Workers

The best way to start the conversation around sex work is to listen to actual sex workers. Learn more on the topic with these books, including Whip Smart: The True Story of a Secret Life by Melissa Febos.

6 Informative Books for a Queer Teenager

A queer reader recommends some books he would've loved to read in his youth. Check out these books for queer teens on shelves now.

Why Queer Holiday Stories Are Necessary

Holidays are all about family and tradition--and those can be complicated for queer people. Here's how queer holiday stories prove a respite.

10 Queer Comics and Manga That Made 2020 Bearable

Get through the rest of the year with some sweet, queer comics and manga, including I Married My Best Friend to Shut My Parents Up by Kodama Naoko.

Read Harder: A Romance by a Trans and/or Nonbinary Author

In this Read Harder Challenge post, we're recommending books for the task asking you to read a romance by a trans and/or nonbinary author.

Read Harder: An LGBTQ+ History Book

In this Read Harder Challenge post, we're recommending books for the task asking you to read an LGBTQ+ history book.

5 Queer YA Books to Read if You’re Disappointed With Boys’ Love

Most Boys’ Love series perpetuate problematic representations of LGBTQ themes. Here’s what to read if you’re disappointed in the genre, including Anger Is a Gift by Mark Oshiro.

How to Find LGBTQ New Releases

More LGBTQ books are being published than ever before. These sites will help you find out about new queer titles just in time to preorder!

In Search Of The Lesser Told Lesbian Stories

A reader on first experiences with lesbian literature and the great need for stories about all facets of lesbian life and relationships.

10 Lesbian Erotica Titles for Your Bookshelf

A handy guide to reading some incredible lesbian erotica, including titles like To Italy With Love by Fiona Zedde.

6 Awesome Queer Halloween Books

For those of you who want your Halloween spooky reads LGBTQ, I've got a list of 6 incredible queer Halloween books for you!

Queer Characters Don’t Need a Romance to Prove They’re Queer

There can and should be stories about the lives of queer people beyond who they're attracted to and choose to sleep with.

Lesbian Manga and Yuri Manga: What’s the Difference and Where Should You Start?

What's the difference between lesbian manga and yuri? Here are 14 F/F manga titles and series a new reader should start with.

I’ve Got to Talk to Someone About This! A History of Book Clubs

A deep dive into the history of book clubs, including Black and Queer book club spaces.

Give Me a Gay Section, Not Gentrified Bookshelves

How to lose friends and win enemies by making it difficult for queer readers browsing bookstores in search of books about their experiences.