Pride Month

Pride: The LGBTQ+ Rights Movement: A Photographic Journey Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781454936558
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Published: Sterling - October 1st, 2019

This lavishly illustrated book commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising and is an inspiring photographic journey through the LGBTQ+ Pride movement over the last century.

"A stirring history of the LGBTQ Pride movement." --Publishers Weekly


Rainbow Flag: Bright, Bold, and Beautiful Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781633450783
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Published: Museum of Modern Art - October 8th, 2019

Queer Icons From Gay to Z: Activists, Artists & Trailblazers Cover Image
By Patrick Boyle, Antoine Corbineau (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781925811292
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Published: Smith Street Books - September 10th, 2019

The LGBTQ+ community is a loving family. As such, this colorful book celebrates our most iconoclastic sisters and brothers (and gender-nonbinary friends) across history.


The Little Book of Queer Icons: The inspiring true stories behind groundbreaking LGBTQ+ icons Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781786857774
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Published: Summersdale - October 1st, 2019

An inspiring collection of the biographies of previously marginalized people whose stories deserve to be told and celebrated.


Pocket Queer Wisdom: Inspirational Quotes and Wise Words from Queer Heroes Who Changed the World Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781784882853
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Published: Hardie Grant - June 4th, 2019

Featuring beautifully illustrated portraits, Pocket Queer Wisdom is a tribute to some of the most inspirational people of all time. LGBTQIA+ people are some of the coolest in history – legendary figures such as Freddie Mercury, Virginia Woolf, Laverne Cox, Harvey Milk, and Audre Lorde have made an unforgettable impact.


Rainbow Revolutions: Power, Pride, and Protest in the Fight for Queer Rights Cover Image
By Jamie Lawson, Eve Lloyd Knight (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781623719524
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Published: Crocodile Books - February 4th, 2020

A beautifully illustrated children's book about the fight for queer rights

Around one o'clock in the morning on June 28, 1969, police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York, sparking days of intense rioting. What happened at Stonewall sent shockwaves around the world, and became a defining moment for the LGBTQ+ community.


Pride: A Celebration in Quotes Cover Image
By Caitlyn McNeill (Editor)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781454935605
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Published: Sterling - June 4th, 2019

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Pride Parade, this book offers inspiring words of wisdom on loving yourself as you truly are.


The Gay Agenda: A Modern Queer History & Handbook Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062944559
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Published: Morrow Gift - April 28th, 2020

A joyful celebration of the LGBTQ+ community’s development, history, and culture, packed with facts, trivia, timelines, and charts, and featuring 100 full-color illustrations.


Tasty Pride: 75 Recipes and Stories from the Queer Food Community Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780593136980
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Published: Clarkson Potter - May 12th, 2020

Be proud, be loud, be flavorful. From the beloved, fiercely inclusive BuzzFeed cooking brand comes 75 innovative recipes and inspiring stories from prominent LGBTQ+ cooks and foodies.
 


50 Years Legal: Five Decades of Fighting for Equal Rights Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781911346203
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Published: Red Planet - March 10th, 2020

This is both the story of the 50-year battle for equal rights and deeply personal accounts from high profi le politicians, comedians, actors and others in the public arena.


The Stonewall Reader Cover Image
By New York Public Library (Editor), Edmund White (Foreword by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143133513
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Published: Penguin Classics - April 30th, 2019

For the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, an anthology chronicling the tumultuous fight for LGBTQ rights in the 1960s and the activists who spearheaded it, with a foreword by Edmund White.

Finalist for the Randy Shilts Award for Gay Nonfiction, presented by The Publishing Triangle
Tor.com
, Best Books of 2019 (So Far)


On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525562023
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Published: Penguin Press - June 4th, 2019

An instant New York Times Bestseller! 

Longlisted for the 2019 National Book Award for Fiction, the Carnegie Medal in Fiction, the 2019 Aspen Words Literacy Prize, and the PEN/Hemingway Debut Novel Award

Shortlisted for the 2019 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize 

Winner of the 2019 New England Book Award for Fiction! 


Rubyfruit Jungle: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101965122
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Published: Bantam - June 23rd, 2015

“The rare work of fiction that has changed real life . . . If you don’t yet know Molly Bolt—or Rita Mae Brown, who created her—I urge you to read and thank them both.”—Gloria Steinem
 
Winner of the Lambda Literary Pioneer Award | Winner of the Lee Lynch Classic Book Award
 


Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches (Penguin Vitae) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780143134442
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 25th, 2020

"Sister Outsider's teachings, by one of our most revered elder stateswomen, should be read by everyone." -Essence

Presenting the essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, Sister Outsider celebrates an influential voice in twentieth-century literature, with a foreword by Mahogany L. Browne.


Out East: Memoir of a Montauk Summer Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781538746660
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 5th, 2020

An "extraordinary" debut memoir of first love, identity, and self-discovery among a group of friends who became family in a Montauk summer house (Andrew Solomon, National Book Award winner).


Gay Like Me: A Father Writes to His Son Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062939777
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Published: Harper - January 28th, 2020

Chosen by Town & Country as one of the most anticipated books of the year | Named "An LGBTQ Book That'll Change the Literary Landscape in 2020" by O: The Oprah Magazine


Nepantla: An Anthology Dedicated to Queer Poets of Color Cover Image
By Christopher Soto (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781937658786
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Published: Nightboat Books - April 1st, 2018

The first major literary anthology for queer poets of color in the United States In 2014, Christopher Soto and Lambda Literary Foundation founded the online journal Nepantla, with the mission to nurture, celebrate, and preserve diversity within the queer poetry community, including contributions as diverse in style and form, as the experiences of QPOC in the United States.


Boys of Alabama: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781631496295
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Published: Liveright - May 19th, 2020

Best Books of the Month • Entertainment Weekly, Lambda Literary, Southern Review of Books
Kirkus Reviews • 10 Summer Book Club Picks
O, The Oprah Magazine • "LGBTQ Books That'll Change the Literary Landscape in 2020"
Lit Hub • "Most Anticipated Books by LGBTQ Authors For the First Half of 2020"
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Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781442408937
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2014

This Printz Honor Book is a “tender, honest exploration of identity” (Publishers Weekly) that distills lyrical truths about family and friendship.

Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have nothing in common.


Red, White & Royal Blue: A Novel 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?


Clap When You Land Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062882769
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Published: Quill Tree Books - May 5th, 2020

In a novel-in-verse that brims with grief and love, National Book Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Acevedo writes about the devastation of loss, the difficulty of forgiveness, and the bittersweet bonds that shape our lives.


Find Me: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374155018
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 29th, 2019

A New York Times Bestseller

In this spellbinding exploration of the varieties of love, the author of the worldwide bestseller Call Me by Your Name revisits its complex and beguiling characters decades after their first meeting.


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Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780618871711
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Published: Mariner Books - June 5th, 2007

In this groundbreaking, bestselling graphic memoir, Alison Bechdel charts her fraught relationship with her late father.


The Deviant's War: The Homosexual vs. the United States of America Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780374139797
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - June 2nd, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER AND NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS' CHOICE

From a young Harvard- and Cambridge-trained historian, the secret history of the fight for gay rights that began a generation before Stonewall.


All My Mother's Lovers: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524745974
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Published: Dutton - May 26th, 2020

One of . . .


Lot: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525533689
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 17th, 2020

One of Barack Obama’s “Favorite Books of the Year” 

"Phenomenal" --Justin Torres, author of We the Animals

"Brilliant" --Nicole Dennis-Benn, author of Here Comes the Sun
“A profound exploration of the true meaning of borders.” —The New York Times Book Review


Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781635574760
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 3rd, 2020

“The book I wish I’d had growing up.” —Chanel Miller, author of Know My Name

Best Books of 2019: Esquire O, The Oprah Magazine Variety Lit Hub Book Riot Electric Literature Autostraddle
Finalist: NBCC John Leonard First Book Prize Lambda Literary Award
New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice Selection


Heartstopper: Volume 1 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.

"Absolutely delightful. Sweet, romantic, kind. Beautifully paced. I loved this book." -- Rainbow Rowell, author of Carry On


Fairest: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525561309
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Published: Viking - May 26th, 2020

"Talusan sails past the conventions of trans and immigrant memoirs." --The New York Times Book Review

"A ball of light hurled into the dark undertow of migration and survival." --Ocean Vuong, author of On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous


Lie With Me: A Novel Cover Image
By Philippe Besson, Molly Ringwald (Translated by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501197888
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Published: Scribner - April 7th, 2020

“I remember the movement of his hips pressing against the pinball machine. This one sentence had me in its grip until the end. Two young men find each other, always fearing that life itself might be the villain standing in their way.


Sappho: A New Translation Cover Image
By Sappho, Mary Barnard (Translated by), Dudley Fitts (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780520305564
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Published: University of California Press - May 7th, 2019

These hundred poems and fragments constitute virtually all of Sappho that survives and effectively bring to life the woman whom the Greeks consider to be their greatest lyric poet. Mary Barnard's translations are lean, incisive, direct—the best ever published.


A Wild and Precious Life: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250195135
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 8th, 2019

A lively, intimate memoir from a marriage equality icon of the gay rights movement, describing gay life in the 1950s and 60s New York City and her longtime activism.

"Brash, funny and brave." —NPR

“A captivating and inspiring story of a queer woman who believed in her right to take up space and be seen.”—BuzzFeed