Books with PRIDE for Adults

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Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource by and for Transgender Communities By Laura Erickson-Schroth (Editor) Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780190092726
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - April 15th, 2022

There is no one way to be transgender.


Young Mungo By Douglas Stuart Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802159557
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Published: Grove Press - April 5th, 2022

A story of queer love and working-class families, Young Mungo is the brilliant second novel from the Booker Prize-winning author of Shuggie BainDouglas Stuart's first novel Shuggie Bain, winner of the 2020 Booker Prize, is one of the most successful literary debuts of the century so far.


Dear Sophie, Love Sophie: A Graphic Memoir in Diaries, Letters, and Lists By Sophie Lucido Johnson Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780063040700
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Published: HarperOne - March 22nd, 2022

What would you say to your teenage self if you could? 


The Town of Babylon: A Novel By Alejandro Varela Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781662601033
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Published: Astra House - March 22nd, 2022

LONGLISTED FOR THE 2022 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION

ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS OF 2022 – BuzzFeed, LitHub, Electric Literature, LGBTQ Reads, Latinx in Publishing

*Recommended by The New York Times*

"An incandescent bildungsroman." —Publisher's Weekly, Starred Review


Small Odysseys: Selected Shorts Presents 35 New Stories By Hannah Tinti (Editor), Neil Gaiman (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Hannah Tinti (Editor), Neil Gaiman (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781643751993
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Published: Algonquin Books - March 15th, 2022

“Lovers of the short story, rejoice! There’s something for everyone in this anniversary collection . . .


All the Poems: Stevie Smith By Stevie Smith, Will May (Editor) Cover Image
By Stevie Smith, Will May (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9780811231664
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Published: New Directions - March 15th, 2022

The essential edition of one of modern poetry’s most distinctive voices: all Stevie Smith’s flabbergasting poems, now in paperback


Quantum Girl Theory: A Novel By Erin Kate Ryan Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593133439
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Published: Random House - March 8th, 2022

Part detective novel, part ghost story, this brilliant debut asks a tantalizing question: What really happens when a girl goes missing? 


Girls Can Kiss Now: Essays By Jill Gutowitz Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982158507
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Published: Atria Books - March 8th, 2022

Named One of the Most Anticipated Books of 2022 by Vogue, BuzzFeed, Bustle, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Electric Lit, Thrillist, Glamour, CNN, and Shondaland

“Wickedly funny and heartstoppingly vulnerable…every page twinkles with brilliance.” —Refinery29


The World Cannot Give By Tara Isabella Burton Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781982170066
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 8th, 2022

The Secret History meets The Price of Salt” (Vogue) in this “equal parts dangerous and delicious” (Entertainment Weekly) novel about queer desire, religious zealotry, and the hunger for transcendence among the members of a cultic chapel choir at a Maine boarding school—and the ambitious, terrifyingly charismatic girl that rules over the


All the Flowers Kneeling (Penguin Poets) By Paul Tran Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143136842
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Published: Penguin Books - February 15th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS' CHOICE 

“Paul Tran’s debut collection of poems is indelible, this remarkable voice transforming itself as you read, eventually transforming you.” —Alexander Chee, author of How to Write an Autobiographical Novel


Across a Field of Starlight: (A Graphic Novel) By Blue Delliquanti Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593124130
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Published: Random House Graphic - February 8th, 2022

An epic sci-fi graphic novel romance between two non-binary characters as they find one another through time, distance, and war. An amazing story that explores the complexity of human nature and what brings us together.


This Monk Wears Heels: Be Who You Are By Kodo Nishimura Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781786786173
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Published: Watkins Publishing - February 8th, 2022

Kodo Nishimura rose to fame following his appearance in Queer Eye: We're in Japan. Now this celebrity make-up artist and ordained Buddhist monk shares his unique and practical guide to positivity and self-acceptance. Readers will learn from the author's path to self-love and resilience and modern take on Buddhist teachings.

IT’S TIME TO BE TRUE TO YOU


Broken Halves of a Milky Sun: Poems By Aaiún Nin Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9781662600791
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Published: Astra House - February 1st, 2022

With the emotional undertow of Ocean Vuong and the astute political observations of Natalie Diaz, a powerful poetry debut exploring the effects of racism, war and colonialism, queer love and desire.


Crema By Johnnie Christmas, Dante Luiz (Illustrator), Ryan Ferrier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Johnnie Christmas, Dante Luiz (Illustrator), Ryan Ferrier (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781506726038
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Published: Dark Horse Books - February 1st, 2022

#1 New York Times Bestselling cartoonist Johnnie Christmas and Prism Award Nominee Dante Luiz bring you a haunted tale of love, ghosts, and coffee beans.


The Many Deaths of Laila Starr  By Ram V, Filipe Andrade (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ram V, Filipe Andrade (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781684158058
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Published: BOOM! Studios - February 1st, 2022

Humanity is on the verge of discovering immortality, which means the avatar of Death is out of a job… or is she?

Humanity is on the verge of discovering immortality. As a result, the avatar of Death is cast down to Earth to live a mortal life in Mumbai as twenty-something Laila Starr.


Count Your Lucky Stars: A Novel By Alexandria Bellefleur Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063000889
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Published: Avon - February 1st, 2022

"Bellefleur has a droll, distinct voice, and her one-liners zing off the page, striking both the heart and funny bone... There's a sparkling quality here, one that mirrors the starry title. Bellefleur writes as if she's captured fairy lights in a mason jar, twinkly and lovely within something solid yet fragile." – Entertainment Weekly


Return Flight By Jennifer Huang Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571315281
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Published: Milkweed Editions - January 18th, 2022

Selected by Jos Charles as the winner of the 2021 Ballard Spahr Prize for Poetry, Return Flight is a lush reckoning: with inheritance, with body, with trauma, with desire--and with the many tendons in between. When Return Flight asks "what name / do you crown yourself," Jennifer Huang answers with many.


Maria Llovet's Eros/Psyche By Maria Llovet, Maria Llovet (Artist) Cover Image
By Maria Llovet, Maria Llovet (Artist)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781950912407
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Published: Ablaze - December 28th, 2021

Lean Your Loneliness Slowly Against Mine: A Novel By Klara Hveberg, Alison McCullough (Translated by) Cover Image
By Klara Hveberg, Alison McCullough (Translated by)
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063038325
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Published: HarperVia - November 2nd, 2021

LONGLISTED FOR THE PEN TRANSLATION PRIZE * A NEW YORK TIMES GLOBETROTTING PICK


Fungirl By Elizabeth Pich Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781945509681
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Published: Silver Sprocket - November 1st, 2021

How to Be a Girl: A Mother's Memoir of Raising Her Transgender Daughter By Marlo Mack Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781615197989
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Published: The Experiment - October 26th, 2021

A poignant narrative of one mom’s struggle to support her transgender daughter—showing how any parent can forge a deeper bond with their child by truly listening

Mama, something went wrong in your tummy. And it made me come out as a boy instead of a girl.

When Marlo Mack’s three-year-old utters these words, her world splits wide open.


Detransition, Baby: A Novel By Torrey Peters Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593133385
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Published: One World - October 5th, 2021

NATIONAL BESTSELLER The lives of three women—transgender and cisgender—collide after an unexpected pregnancy forces them to confront their deepest desires in “one of the most celebrated novels of the year” (Time)

“Reading this novel is like holding a live wire in your hand.”—Vulture


Squad By Maggie Tokuda-Hall, Lisa Sterle (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Maggie Tokuda-Hall, Lisa Sterle (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062943149
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Published: Greenwillow Books - October 5th, 2021

An IndieBound Bestseller

Squad is a fast-paced and feminist horror story for every girl who’s ever felt like prey, and asks how far a girl should go to hunt the hunters.”—Laura Ruby, author of National Book Award Finalist Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All


Love and Other Thought Experiments By Sophie Ward Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780593314302
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Published: Vintage - September 28th, 2021

This impressive debut novel, longlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize, takes its premise and inspiration from ten of the best-known thought experiments in philosophythe what-ifs of philosophical investigationand uses them to talk about love in a wholly unique way.


Light From Uncommon Stars By Ryka Aoki Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250789068
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Published: Tor Books - September 28th, 2021

Good Omens meets The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet in Ryka Aoki's Light From Uncommon Stars, a defiantly joyful adventure set in California's San Gabriel Valley, with cursed violins, Faustian bargains, and queer alien courtship over fresh-made donuts.

Hugo Award Finalist
A National Bestseller
Indie Next Pick


The Low, Low Woods (Hill House Comics) By Carmen Maria Machado, Dani Strips (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carmen Maria Machado, Dani Strips (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781779513120
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Published: DC Comics - September 21st, 2021

From New York Times bestselling author Carmen Maria Machado (Her Body And Other Parties, In The Dream House) comes a story so horrifying you won't dare to forget!

There's something in the woods...


Tenderness By Derrick Austin Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781950774395
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Published: BOA Editions - September 21st, 2021

In a country where violence and the threat of violence is a constant weather for queer black people, where can the spirit rest?


The Heron's Cry: A Detective Matthew Venn Novel (The Two Rivers Series #2) By Ann Cleeves Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250204479
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 7th, 2021

New York Times bestseller Ann Cleeves returns with The Heron's Cry, the extraordinary follow-up to The Long Call, soon to be a major TV series, alongside her two hit TV shows Shetland and Vera.

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!


The Charm Offensive: A Novel By Alison Cochrun Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982170714
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Published: Atria Books - September 7th, 2021

A MOST ANTICIPATED ROM-COM SELECTED BY * BUZZFEED * LGBTQ READS * BUSTLE * THE NERD DAILY * ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT * FROLIC MEDIA * AND MORE!

A BEST BOOK PICK BY * HARPER’​S BAZAAR * ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY

The Charm Offensive will sweep you off your feet.” —PopSugar


Sassy Planet: A Queer Guide to 40 Cities, Big and Small By David Dodge, Nick Schiarizzi, Harish Bhandari, Braulio Amado (Illustrator) Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9783791387567
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Published: Prestel - September 7th, 2021

Check out what’s up and coming in LGBTQ scenes around the world with this quirky, vibrant queer travel guide.


All In: An Autobiography By Billie Jean King, Johnette Howard, Maryanne Vollers Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781101947333
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Published: Knopf - August 17th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER An inspiring and intimate self-portrait of the champion of equality that encompasses her brilliant tennis career, unwavering activism, and an ongoing commitment to fairness and social justice.


Before I Had the Words: On Being a Transgender Young Adult By Skylar Kergil, Schuyler Bailar (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Skylar Kergil, Schuyler Bailar (Introduction by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781510764521
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Published: Skyhorse - July 20th, 2021

"A must-read for anyone who is trans or has trans family or friends." —Chase Ross, trans activist and speaker.

Revealing entries from the author's personal journals as well as interviews with his mother, brother, and friends lend remarkable depth to a groundbreaking memoir of change, loss, discovery, pain, and relief.


At the beginning of his physical


She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor Duology #1) By Shelley Parker-Chan Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250621801
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Published: Tor Books - July 20th, 2021

British Fantasy Award Winner
Lambda Literary Award Finalist
Two-time Hugo Award Finalist
Locus Award Finalist

"Magnificent in every way."—Samantha Shannon, author of The Priory of the Orange Tree

"A dazzling new world of fate, war, love and betrayal."—Zen Cho, author of Black Water Sister


Out of Character (True Colors) By Annabeth Albert Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781728226033
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Published: Sourcebooks Casablanca - July 6th, 2021

It's friends-to-enemies-to-friends-to-lovers in this LGBTQIA+ Romance for fans of Red, White & Royal Blue and The Pros of Cons who enjoy:


Alone in Space: A Collection By Tillie Walden Cover Image
$32.95
ISBN: 9781910395585
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Published: Avery Hill Publishing - July 6th, 2021

"A seamless integration of art and feeling." -- Kirkus Reviews

" An] intimate peek into the creative trajectory of a brilliant author and illustrator." -- School Library Journal


The Last True Poets of the Sea By Julia Drake Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780759554993
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 15th, 2021

Fans of Far from the Tree, We Are Okay and Emergency Contact will love this epic, utterly unforgettable contemporary novel about a lost shipwreck, a missing piece of family history, and weathering the storms of life. 

The Larkin family isn't just lucky—they persevere.


The Queer Principles of Kit Webb: A Novel (London Highwaymen #1) By Cat Sebastian Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063026216
Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock
Published: Avon - June 8th, 2021

"The Queer Principles of Kit Webb kept me up all night! I simply couldn’t put it down."— Tessa Dare, New York Times bestselling author


The Chosen and the Beautiful By Nghi Vo Cover Image
By Nghi Vo
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250784780
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Published: Tordotcom - June 1st, 2021

An Instant National Bestseller!
An Indie Next Pick!

A Most Anticipated in 2021 Pick for Oprah Magazine | USA Today | Buzzfeed | Greatist | BookPage | PopSugar | Bustle | The Nerd Daily | Goodreads | Literary Hub | Ms. Magazine | Library Journal | Culturess | Book Riot | Parade Magazine | Kirkus | The Week | Book Bub | OverDrive | The Portalist | Publishers Weekly


Good Boy: My Life in Seven Dogs By Jennifer Finney Boylan Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250783493
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Published: Celadon Books - June 1st, 2021

From bestselling author of She’s Not There, New York Times opinion columnist, and human rights activist Jennifer Finney Boylan, Good Boy: My Life in Seven Dogs, a memoir of the transformative power of loving dogs.

This is a book about dogs: the love we have for them, and the way that love helps us understand the people we have been.


The Girl from the Sea: A Graphic Novel By Molly Knox Ostertag Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338540574
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Published: Graphix - June 1st, 2021

From the author of The Witch Boy trilogy comes a graphic novel about family, romance, and first love.

Fifteen-year-old Morgan has a secret: She can't wait to escape the perfect little island where she lives.


The Space Between Worlds By Micaiah Johnson Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593156919
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Published: Del Rey - June 1st, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS’ CHOICE • An outsider who can travel between worlds discovers a secret that threatens the very fabric of the multiverse in this stunning debut, a powerful examination of identity, privilege, and belonging.


The Death of Vivek Oji: A Novel By Akwaeke Emezi Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525541622
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 25th, 2021

A Good Morning America Buzz Pick

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Electrifying." — O: The Oprah Magazine


The Guncle By Steven Rowley Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525542285
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - May 25th, 2021

A National Bestseller
An NPR Book of the Year
Finalist for the 2021 Goodreads Choice Awards

From the bestselling author of Lily and the Octopus and The Editor comes a warm and deeply funny novel about a once-famous gay sitcom star whose unexpected family tragedy leaves him with his niece and nephew for the summer.


Punch Me Up To The Gods: A Memoir By Brian Broome Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780358439103
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Published: Mariner Books - May 18th, 2021

WINNER OF THE KIRKUS PRIZE • WINNER OF A LAMBDA LITERARY AWARD • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK • NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS' PICK • A STONEWALL HONOR BOOK • NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, KIRKUS REVIEWS, LIBRARY JOURNAL, AMAZON AND APPLE BOOKS • A 


Raising LGBTQ Allies: A Parent's Guide to Changing the Messages from the Playground By Chris Tompkins Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781538136263
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - May 14th, 2021

A] powerful treatise on creating a more accepting world. Publishers Weekly, Starred Review No matter who we are or where we come from, we all play on the same playground. There are certain collective societal messages we hear growing up that we either consciously or subconsciously believe. As a result, we develop certain belief systems from which we operate our lives.


Desire: A Memoir By Jonathan Dollimore Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781786615008
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - May 5th, 2021

In this meditative and haunting memoir, renowned cultural critic Jonathan Dollimore recounts a life spent dedicated to understanding the delight and disorder of human desire.


Sorrowland: A Novel By Rivers Solomon Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374266776
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Published: MCD - May 4th, 2021

A TIME 100 Must-Read Book of 2021

A New York Times Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Book of 2021


The Stonewall Book Award winner of 2022

Named a Best Book of 2021 by NPR, The New York Public Library, Publishers Weekly and more!


Malice: A Novel By Heather Walter Cover Image
$27.00
Currently Unavailable
ISBN: 9781984818652
Published: Del Rey - April 13th, 2021

A princess isn’t supposed to fall for an evil sorceress. But in this “bewitching and fascinating” (Tamora Pierce) retelling of “Sleeping Beauty,” true love is more than a simple fairy tale.
 


How Much of These Hills Is Gold: A Novel By C Pam Zhang Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525537212
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 6th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES  NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR

WASHINGTON POST NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR

ONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR

ONE OF NPR'S BEST BOOKS OF 2020 

LONGLISTED FOR THE 2020 BOOKER PRIZE

FINALIST FOR THE 2020 CENTER FOR FICTION FIRST NOVEL PRIZE


Butcher By Natasha T. Miller Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781943735907
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Published: Button Poetry - February 23rd, 2021

Butcher is a book about love & loss -- about being unapologetic and transparent in grief. Natasha finds an unexpected solace in the kitchen after losing her best friend and brother, Marcus. Here, using the cuts of the cow as a metaphor Miller, explores addiction, family & tragedy.


Conjure Women: A Novel By Afia Atakora Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525511502
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 23rd, 2021

A mother and daughter with a shared talent for healing—and for the conjuring of curses—are at the heart of this dazzling first novel
 
WINNER OF THE SOCIETY OF AMERICAN HISTORIANS PRIZE • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times • NPR • ParadeBook Riot PopMatters


McSweeney's Issue 62 (McSweeney's Quarterly Concern): The Queer Fiction Issue By Patrick Cottrell (Editor), Dave Eggers (Editor), Claire Boyle (Editor) Cover Image
By Patrick Cottrell (Editor), Dave Eggers (Editor), Claire Boyle (Editor)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781944211912
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Published: McSweeney's Quarterly Concern - November 24th, 2020

McSweeney's 62: The Queer Fiction Issue, collects absurd, bold, bleak, humorous, and astonishing works of fiction and art by queer writers of all orientations. Inside this luxurious hardcover, you'll find stories about storm chasers and Colombian supermodels, about talking plants and DIY bands and camboys and encounters with the dead.


Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Series #1) By Tamsyn Muir Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250313188
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Published: Tordotcom - July 14th, 2020

15+ pages of new, original content, including a glossary of terms, in-universe writings, and more!

A USA Today Best-Selling Novel, and one of the Best Books of 2019 according to NPR, the New York Public Library, Amazon, BookPage, Shelf Awareness, BookRiot, and Bustle!

WINNER of the 2020 Crawford Award


Trans America: A Counter-History By Barry Reay Cover Image
$24.95
Currently Unavailable
ISBN: 9781509511792
Published: Polity Press - July 7th, 2020

Trans seems to be everywhere in American culture. Yet there is little understanding of how this came about. Are people aware that there were earlier periods of gender flexibility and contestability in American history?


Boyfriend Material (London Calling) By Alexis Hall Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781728206141
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Published: Sourcebooks Casablanca - July 7th, 2020

"It's a fun, frothy quintessentially British romcom about a certified chaos demon and a stern brunch daddy with a heart of gold faking a relationship."—New York Times bestselling author Talia Hibbert

AMAZON BEST BOOK OF THE MONTH


Dig By A.S. King Cover Image
$12.99
Currently Unavailable
ISBN: 9781101994931
Published: Penguin Books - June 30th, 2020

Winner of the Michael L. Printz Medal


Take a Hint, Dani Brown: A Novel (The Brown Sisters #2) By Talia Hibbert Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062941237
Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock
Published: Avon - June 23rd, 2020

Named one of the Best Romances of 2020 by Apple, Kirkus, PW, Washington Post, NPR, BookPage, OprahMag, EW, Insider, Buzzfeed, Bustle, and Amazon!


Heartstopper #1: A Graphic Novel By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338617436
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Published: Graphix - May 5th, 2020

Boy meets boy. Boys become friends. Boys fall in love. A sweet and charming coming-of-age story that explores friendship, love, and coming out. This edition features beautiful two-color artwork.

Now streaming on Netflix!

Shy and softhearted Charlie Spring sits next to rugby player Nick Nelson in class one morning.


Untamed By Glennon Doyle Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984801258
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Published: The Dial Press - March 10th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OVER TWO MILLION COPIES SOLD! “Packed with incredible insight about what it means to be a woman today.”—Reese Witherspoon (Reese’s Book Club Pick)


The City in the Middle of the Night By Charlie Jane Anders Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780765379979
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Published: Tor Books - February 11th, 2020

A LOCUS AWARD FINALIST!

Charlie Jane Anders, the nationally bestselling author of All the Birds in the Sky delivers a brilliant new novel set in a hauntingly strange future with #10 LA Times bestseller The City in the Middle of the Night.

WOULD YOU GIVE UP EVERYTHING TO CHANGE THE WORLD?


Best Lesbian Erotica of the Year, Volume 4 (Best Lesbian Erotica Series) By Sinclair Sexsmith (Editor) Cover Image
By Sinclair Sexsmith (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781627782951
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Cleis Press - December 10th, 2019

A mysterious warrior at the Renaissance Faire.
An elder reunited with a lost love.
A bottom with chronic pain.
A new play party for a long-term couple.
A fantasy speed-dating night.
A dress-up doll.
A femme gangbang...

Best Lesbian Erotica of the Year, Volume 4 has it all!

Written by a refreshing group of individuals of various genders and sexualities,


The Life & Times of Butch Dykes: Portraits of Artists, Leaders, and Dreamers Who Changed the World (Real Heroes) By Eloisa Aquino Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781621062288
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Published: Microcosm Publishing - November 12th, 2019

Portraits of women throughout history who have defied society's expectations of feminine behavior and appearance in order to live a more authentic life. These short vignettes combine biographical sketches with evocative illustrations for an impact that is as bold, powerful, and inspirational as the brilliant artists, writers, and musicians they represent.


Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel (Booker Prize Winner) By Bernardine Evaristo Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802156983
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - November 5th, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE


Upstream: Selected Essays By Mary Oliver Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143130086
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - October 29th, 2019

One of O, The Oprah Magazine’s Ten Best Books of the Year 

The New York Times bestselling collection of essays from beloved poet, Mary Oliver
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Mooncakes By Suzanne Walker, Wendy Xu (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Suzanne Walker, Wendy Xu (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781549303043
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Published: Oni Press - October 15th, 2019

"If Mooncakes were a spell, it would be a housewarming charm that settles with care into the softest parts of a home and makes the houseplants grow. I wish I could live inside this book.”  — New York Times bestselling author Casey McQuiston

A story of love and demons, family and witchcraft.


They Called Us Enemy By George Takei, Justin Eisinger, Steven Scott, Harmony Becker (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781603094504
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Top Shelf Productions - July 16th, 2019

New York Times Bestseller!

A stunning graphic memoir recounting actor/author/activist George Takei's childhood imprisoned within American concentration camps during World War II. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon -- and America itself -- in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love.


Gender Queer: A Memoir By Maia Kobabe Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781549304002
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Published: Oni Press - May 28th, 2019

2020 ALA Alex Award Winner
2020 Stonewall — Israel Fishman Non-fiction Award Honor Book

In 2014, Maia Kobabe, who uses e/em/eir pronouns, thought that a comic of reading statistics would be the last autobiographical comic e would ever write. At the time, it was the only thing e felt comfortable with strangers knowing about em. Now, Gender Queer is here.


The Female Persuasion: A Novel By Meg Wolitzer Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399573231
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 21st, 2019

A New York Times Bestseller
 
“A powerful coming-of-age story that looks at ambition, friendship, identity, desire, and power from the much-needed female lens." —Bustle

“Ultra-readable.” —Vogue 
 


Red, White & Royal Blue: A Novel By Casey McQuiston Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250316776
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 14th, 2019

* Instant NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestseller *
* GOODREADS CHOICE AWARD WINNER for BEST DEBUT and BEST ROMANCE of 2019 *

* BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR* for VOGUE, NPR, VANITY FAIR, and more! *

What happens when America's First Son falls in love with the Prince of Wales?


Global Gay: How Gay Culture Is Changing the World By Frederic Martel, Michael Bronski (Foreword by), Patsy Baudoin (Translated by) Cover Image
By Frederic Martel, Michael Bronski (Foreword by), Patsy Baudoin (Translated by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780262537056
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Published: The MIT Press - May 14th, 2019

A panoramic view of gay rights, gay life, and the gay experience around the world.

In Global Gay, Frédéric Martel visits more than fifty countries and documents a revolution underway around the world: the globalization of LGBT rights.


Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me By Mariko Tamaki Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781626722590
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Published: First Second - May 7th, 2019

One of FORBES Best Graphic Novels of 2019
On BCCB 2019 Blue Ribbons List
One of NPR's Best Books of 2019
Booklist 2019 Editors' Choice
One of Bitch Media’s Best Queer YA Novels of 2019


Gender Identity: Beyond Pronouns and Bathrooms (Inquire & Investigate) By Maria Cook, Alexis Cornell (Illustrator), Christine Hallquist (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Maria Cook, Alexis Cornell (Illustrator), Christine Hallquist (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781619307599
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Published: Nomad Press (VT) - April 16th, 2019

An informative and project-filled book for middle graders to explore the meaning and history behind LGBTQ rights movements, including biographies of key figures in gender and gay/lesbian history, the context behind today's transgender "bathroom wars" and dozens of activities and research ideas for perspectives and further learning.


They Both Die at the End By Adam Silvera Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062457806
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Published: Quill Tree Books - December 18th, 2018

Adam Silvera reminds us that there’s no life without death and no love without loss in this devastating yet uplifting story about two people whose lives change over the course of one unforgettable day.


On a Sunbeam By Tillie Walden Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781250178138
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Published: First Second - October 2nd, 2018

“Tillie Walden is the future of comics, and On a Sunbeam is her best work yet. It’s a ‘space’ story unlike any you’ve ever read, with a rich, lived-in universe of complex characters.” —Brian K. Vaughan, Saga and Paper Girls

Two timelines. Second chances. One love.


Conversations with Friends: A Novel By Sally Rooney Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780451499066
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Published: Hogarth - August 7th, 2018

NOW A HULU ORIGINAL SERIES • From the New York Times bestselling author of Normal People . . . “[A] cult-hit . . . [a] sharply realistic comedy of adultery and friendship.”—Entertainment Weekly
 


Call Me by Your Name: A Novel By André Aciman Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250169440
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Published: Picador - October 3rd, 2017

Now a Major Motion Picture from Director Luca Guadagnino, Starring Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet, and Written by Three-Time Oscar™ Nominee James Ivory

The Basis of the Oscar-Winning Best Adapted Screenplay


A New York Times Bestseller
A USA Today Bestseller
A Los Angeles Times Bestseller
A Vulture Book Club Pick


Advice from the Lights: Poems By Stephanie Burt Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977894
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 3rd, 2017

“The brightest and most inviting of Burt’s collections for readers of any, all, and no genders.”—Boston Review


Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women, and the Rest of Us By Kate Bornstein Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101973240
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Published: Vintage - November 15th, 2016

“I know I’m not a man ... and I’ve come to the conclusion that I’m probably not a woman, either.... The trouble is, we’re living in a world that insists we be one or the other.” With these words, Kate Bornstein ushers readers on a funny, fearless, and wonderfully scenic journey across the terrains of gender and identity.


Every Day By David Levithan Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780307931894
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Published: Ember - September 10th, 2013

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR by Booklist • Kirkus Reviews


Raising My Rainbow: Adventures in Raising a Fabulous, Gender Creative Son By Lori Duron, Neil Patrick Harris (Foreword by), David Burtka (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Lori Duron, Neil Patrick Harris (Foreword by), David Burtka (Foreword by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780770437725
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Published: Crown - September 3rd, 2013

Raising My Rainbow is Lori Duron’s frank, heartfelt, and brutally funny account of her and her family's adventures of distress and happiness raising a gender-creative son.


Belmont: Poems By Stephanie Burt Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555976446
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Published: Graywolf Press - June 11th, 2013

The new poetry collection by Stephen Burt, "one of the most gifted poets of his generation" (Frank Bidart)
*An NPR Best Book of 2013 * A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Poetry Book of Spring 2013 *


Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics By Trace Peterson, TC Tolbert (Editor) Cover Image
By Trace Peterson, TC Tolbert (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781937658106
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Published: Nightboat Books - March 1st, 2013

The first of its kind, Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics, gathers together a diverse range of 55 poets with varying aesthetics and backgrounds.


The Perks of Being a Wallflower By Stephen Chbosky Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780671027346
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Published: MTV Books - February 1st, 1999

Read the cult-favorite coming-of-age story that takes a sometimes heartbreaking, often hysterical, and always honest look at high school in all its glory.


Girl, Interrupted By Susanna Kaysen Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679746041
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Published: Vintage - April 19th, 1994

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • In 1967, after a session with a psychiatrist she'd never seen before, eighteen-year-old Susanna Kaysen was put in a taxi and sent to McLean Hospital. Her memoir of the next two years is a "poignant, honest ... triumphantly funny ... and heartbreaking story" (The New York Times Book Review).