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Current Finalists

Congratulations 2021 Winners!

Congratulations Lammy Finalists

We’re proud to announce the finalists in 24 categories for the 33rd Annual Lambda Literary Awards. The finalists were selected by a panel of over 60 literary professionals from more than 1,000 book submissions from over 300 publishers.

Please join us in celebrating the following authors and their literary accomplishments.

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Lesbian Fiction

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Lesbian Fiction finalists

Gay Fiction

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Gay Fiction finalists

Bisexual Fiction

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Bisexual Fiction finalists

Transgender Fiction

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Transgender Fiction finalists

Bisexual Nonfiction

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Bisexual Nonfiction finalists

Transgender Nonfiction

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Transgender Nonfiction finalists

LGBTQ Nonfiction

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGTBQ Nonfiction finalists

Lesbian Poetry

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Lesbian Poetry finalists

Gay Poetry

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Gay Poetry finalists

Bisexual Poetry

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Bisexual Poetry finalists

Transgender Poetry

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Transgender Poetry finalists

Greyhound, Aeon Ginsberg, Noemi Press
I Love You and I’m Not Dead, Sade LaNay, Argos Books
More Than Organs, Kay Ulanday Barrett, Sibling Rivalry Press
The Nancy Reagan Collection, Maxe Crandall, Futurepoem Books
Theories of Performance, Jay Besemer, The Lettered Streets Press

Lesbian Memoir/Biography

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Lesbian Memoir/Biography finalists

Gay Memoir/Biography

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Gay Memoir/Biography finalists

Lesbian Romance

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Lesbian Romance finalists

Gay Romance

2021 Lambda Literary Awards Gay Romance finalists

LGBTQ Anthology

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Anthology finalists

LGBTQ Children’s/Middle Grade

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Children's/Middle Grade finalists

LGBTQ Young Adult

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Young Adult finalists

LGBTQ Comics

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Comics finalists

LGBTQ Drama

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Drama finalists

LGBTQ Erotica

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Erotica finalists

LGBTQ Mystery

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Mystery finalists

LGBTQ Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror finalists

LGBTQ Studies

2021 Lambda Literary Awards LGBTQ Studies finalists

Lambda Literary thanks the following sponsors for their support of the Lammys.

Underwriters

The Charlotte Sheedy Literary Agency
Kay Percy in memory of Roberta Sandberg
Sterling Lord Literistic
Nahshon Dion Anderson in memory of Milton Lee Anderson III

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