• We Are Everywhere

    By Matthew Riemer

    306.766 Riem

    A rich and sweeping photographic history of the Queer Liberation Movement, from the creators and curators of the massively popular Instagram account @lgbt_history, released in time for the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots.

     


  • On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous

    By Ocean Vuong

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    Poet Ocean Vuong’s debut novel is a shattering portrait of a family, a first love, and the redemptive power of storytelling. With stunning urgency and grace, Ocean Vuong writes of people caught between disparate worlds, and asks how we heal and rescue one another without forsaking who we are.

     


  • The Stonewall Reader

    Foreword by Edmund White

    323.3264 Ston

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    June 28, 2019 marked the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, which is considered the most significant event in the gay liberation movement, and the catalyst for the modern fight for LGBTQ rights in the United States. Drawing from the New York Public Library’s archives, The Stonewall Reader is a collection of first accounts, diaries, periodic literature, and articles from LGBTQ magazines and newspapers that documented both the years leading up to and the years following the riots.

     


  • Lot Stories

    By Bryan Washington

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    Bryan Washington’s brilliant, viscerally drawn world vibrates with energy, wit, raw power, and the infinite longing of people searching for home. With soulful insight into what makes a community, a family, and a life, Lot explores trust and love in all its unsparing and unsteady forms.

     


  • Untamed

    By Glennon Doyle

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    In her most revealing and powerful memoir yet, activist, speaker, and bestselling author, Glennon Doyle explores the joy and peace we discover when we stop striving to meet others’ expectations and start trusting the voice deep within us.

     


  • Sister Outsider

    By Audre Lourde

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    The essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde. In this charged collection of fifteen essays and speeches, Lorde takes on sexism, racism, ageism, homophobia, and class, and propounds social difference as a vehicle for action and change.

     


  • Boy Erased

    By Garrard Conley

    B Conl

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    Through an institutionalized Twelve-Step Program, Garrard Conley was supposed to emerge heterosexual. Instead, even when faced with a harrowing and brutal journey, Garrard found the strength and understanding to break out in search of his true self and forgiveness.

     


  • Real Life

    By Brandon Taylor

    Fic Tayl

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    A novel of startling intimacy, violence, and mercy among friends in a Midwestern university town, from an electric new voice. Real Life is a novel of profound and lacerating power, a story that asks if it’s ever really possible to overcome our private wounds, and at what cost.

     


  • Here For It: or, How to Save your Soul in America

    By Eric Thomas

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    From the creator of Elle’s “Eric Reads the News,” a heartfelt and hilarious memoir-in-essays about growing up seeing the world differently, finding unexpected hope, and experiencing every awkward, extraordinary stumble along the way.

     


  • When Katie Met Cassidy

    By Camille Perri

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    A fun, sweet, sexy, romantic comedy about two women who fall in love.

     


  • The Life and Death of Sophie Stark

    By Anna North

    Fic Nort

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    Winner of the 2016 Lambda Literary Award for Bisexual Fiction, gripping and provocative, The Life and Death of Sophie Stark is a haunting story of fame, love, and legacy told through the propulsive rise of an iconoclastic artist.

     


  • Under the Rainbow

    By Celia Laskey

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    When a group of social activists arrive in a small town, the lives and beliefs of residents and outsiders alike are upended, in this wry, embracing novel.

     


  • I Know You Know Who I Am

    By Peter Kispert

    Fic Kisp

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    In I Know You Know Who I Am, Kispert deftly explores deception and performance, the uneasiness of reconciling a queer identity with the wider world, and creates a sympathetic, often darkly humorous, portrait of characters searching for paths to intimacy

     


  • Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family

    By Amy Ellis Nutt

    306.768 Nutt

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    The inspiring true story of a transgender girl, her identical twin brother, and an ordinary American family’s extraordinary journey to understand, nurture, and celebrate the uniqueness in us all.