Happy Pride Month

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I’ve read a lot of LGBTQ+ books throughout the years, but I’m always, ALWAYS on the hunt for more. To celebrate Pride Month, here are some books that I highly recommend or am putting on my list and getting a hold of immediately (click title to go to link).

1. No other world by Rahul Mehta

2. Rubyfruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown

3. Eleanor and Hick by Susan Quinn

4. The Color Purple by Toni Morrison

5. Boy Erased by Garrard Conley

6. When Katie Met Cassidy by Camille Perri

7. The Gods of Tango by Carolina de Robertis

8. Guapa by Saleen Haddad

9. The Rules Do Not Apply by Ariel Levy

10. A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James

11. The Danish Girl by David Ebersboff

12. The Sunlight Pilgrims by Jenni Fagan

13. Ask a Queer Chick by Lindsay King-Miller

14. The Animators by Kayla Rae Whitaker

15. Tipping the Velvet by Sarah Waters

16. The New Old Me by Meredith Maran

17. Stone Butch Blues by Leslie Feinberg

18. Alexander and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sanchez

19. Annie on My Mind by Nancy Garden

18. Fun Home Allison Bechdel

20. The Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily Danforth

21. How to Survive a Summer by Nick White

22. From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun by Jacqueline Woodson

23. Queer, There, and Everywhere by Sarah Prager

24. The House of Impossible Beauties by Joseph Cassara

25. Oranges are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson

26. Tomorrow Will be Different by Sarah McBride

27. America is not the Heart by Elaine Castillo

28. Marriage of a Thousand Lies by SJ Sindu

29. Under the Undala Tree by Chinelo Okparanta

30. I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson

31. Lies we Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley

Please let me know if you’ve read any of these and what you thought! Also…leave a comment and let me know other LGBTQ+ books that I must get my hands on immediately. Happy Pride and Happy Reading!

bookishfolk…read instead.

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