Current Submissions 2019

Submissions for 2019 are now closed.

Last updated: November 15th, 5:00 pm

The following books have been submitted for consideration for the 31st Annual Lambda Literary Awards. This list is updated weekly. Contact [email protected] with questions or corrections.

Number of submissions received so far: 1033

Bisexual: FictionNonfictionPoetry
Gay: FictionMemoir/BiographyMysteryPoetryRomance
Lesbian: FictionMemoir/BiographyMysteryPoetryRomance
LGBTQ: AnthologyChildren’s/YA,  Comics, DramaEroticaNonfictionSF/F/HorrorStudies
Transgender: FictionNonfictionPoetry

BISEXUAL FICTION

  • Anais Nin at the Grand Guignol, Robert Levy, Lethe Press
  • Big Familia, Tomas Moniz, Acre Books
  • Burying the Dead, Georgette Gouveia, JMS Books
  • Daimon: A Novel of Alexander the Great, Georgette Gouveia, JMS Books
  • Deposing Nathan, Zack Smedley, Page Street
  • Dunk Tank, Kayla Czaga, House of Anansi Press
  • Emendare, R. E. Bradshaw, Self-published
  • Exquisite Mariposa, Fiona Alison Duncan, Soft Skull Press
  • Full of Promise, Kate Gavin, Bella Books
  • Gauguin’s Moon, Laura Marello, Guernica Editions
  • Jude, Garrett Leigh, Fox Love Press
  • Just Pervs, Jess Taylor, Book*hug Press
  • Keeping House: Appalachian Elementals Two, Jeanne G’Fellers, Mountain Gap Books
  • Lost at Sea, A.E. Radley, Heartsome Publishing
  • NAAMAH, Sarah Blake, Riverhead Books
  • The Not Wives, Carley Moore, The Feminist Press
  • The Man Who Saw Everything, Deborah Levy, Bloomsbury
  • Memoirs of a Thin Man: a circular novel, Lee Williams, BUSTEDBINARIES.COM
  • OPEN: A Tale of Love, Mermaids, Bassists, & Creepy Dudes, Emilie Nantel, Self-published
  • The Opposite of Drowning, Erin McRae and Racheline Maltese, Avian30
  • The Paragon Hotel, Lyndsay Faye, Penguin Publishing Group/ Putnam
  • Red, White & Royal Blue: A Novel, Casey McQuiston, St. Martin’s Griffin
  • The Remainder, Alia Trabucco Zerán, trans. Sophie Hughes, Coffee House Press
  • Run J Run, Su J. Sokol, Renaissance
  • Say Say Say, Lila Savage, Alfred A. Knopf
  • Small Silent Things: A Novel, Robin Page (Author)/Amber Oliver (editor), HarperCollins Publishers/ Harper Perennial
  • Temper, Layne Fargo, Scout Press
  • The Voyages of Trueblood Cay: Being an especial accounting of his life and times at sea, as told by Gil Rafael, Suanne Laqueur, Cathedral Rock Press

BISEXUAL NONFICTION

  • A World Without Martha: A Memoir of Sisters, Disability, and Difference, Victoria Freeman, UBC Press
  • How To Be Loved, Eva Hagberg Fisher, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/ HMH
  • IMPERVIOUS: Confessions of a Semi-retired Deviant, Janet W. Hardy, SinCyr Publishing
  • Janis: Her Life and Music, Holly George-Warren, Simon & Schuster / Simon & Schuster
  • NO WALLS AND THE RECURRING DREAM: A Memoir, Ani DiFranco, Viking/Penguin
  • Socialist Realism, Trisha Low, Coffee House Press

BISEXUAL POETRY

  • A Sand Book, Ariana Reines, Tin House Books
  • All Its Charms, Keetje Kuipers, BOA Editions
  • Build Yourself a Boat, Camonghne Felix, Haymarket Books
  • Colonize Me, Benjamín Naka-Hasebe Kingsley, Saturnalia Books
  • First Declension: New and collected poems, Walter Bruno, Many Rooms Press
  • HoodWitch, Faylita Hicks, Acre Books
  • How to Know the Flowers, Jessica Smith, Veliz Books
  • If The Future Is A Fetish, Sarah Sgro, YesYes Books
  • incantations, Christopher Stuchell, Self-published
  • Life of the Party: Poems, Olivia Gatwood, Dial Press
  • The Memoir of Mona Lisa and Other Poems, Su Smallen Love , Salmon Poetry
  • Moira of Edges, Moira the Tart, Moina Pam Dick, Organism for Poetic Research
  • The Movie At The Back Of My Mind, Barbara Clark, Viaduct Publishing
  • Pet Sounds, Stephanie Young, Nightboat Books
  • Revenge of the Asian Woman, Dorothy Chan, Diode Editions
  • Roadkill for Beginners, Stephanie Chan, Math Paper Press
  • ROMANS/SNOWMARE, Cam Scott, ARP Books
  • Salt to Taste, Lindsay Young, Boardhouse Publishing
  • Snake Breaking Medusa Disorder, Flower Conroy, NFSPS Press
  • This, Sisyphus, Brandon Courtney, YesYes Books
  • turn around, BRXGHT XYXS, Rosebud Ben-Oni, Get Fresh Books Publishing
  • The Twenty Ninth Year, Hala Alyan, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/ Mariner
  • Undoll, Tanya Grae, YesYes Books
  • The Uninhabitable, Jesse Rice-Evans, Sibling Rivalry Press
  • unmeaningable, Roxanna Bennett, Gordon Hill Press
  • Vulgar Mechanics, K.B. Thors, Coach House Books
  • water/tongue, mai c. doan, Omnidawn
  • Why I Never Finished My Dissertation, Laura Foley, Headmistress Press
  • The Year of the Femme, Cassie Donish, University of Iowa Press

GAY FICTION

  • A Scarcity of Condors, Suanne Laqueur, Self Published
  • A Starr is Born, Ryan Field, Edited by Lori Perkins, Riverdale Avenue Books
  • The Alley of Fireflies and Other Stories, Raymond Roussel (translated by Mark Ford), The Song Cave
  • American Dragon: A Novel, Brandon Bagwell, Pill Press Books
  • AMERICAN SAINT, Sean Gandert, Amazon Publishing/47North
  • Animalia, Jean Baptiste Del Amo, Grove Atlantic/Grove Press
  • Any Summer Sunday at Nacho Mama’s Patio Cafe: Drag, Songs, Friends, Laughs, Lies, Danger & Redemption, Steve Schatz, Any Summer Sunday Books
  • The Archive of Alternate Endings, Lindsey Drager, Dzanc Books
  • Caravanserai, Rio Johan, The Lontar Foundation
  • Cash, Garrett Leigh, Fox Love Press
  • City of Disappearances, Richard Schwarzenberger, Ithuriel’s Spear
  • Confessions of a Gay Curmudgeon, Andy V. Ambrose, Nine Star Press
  • Correspondents, Tim Murphy, Grove Atlantic/Grove Press
  • Courting Mr. Lincoln, Louis Bayard, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
  • Dark Corners, Reuben “Tihi” Hayslett, Running Wild Press
  • The Death Of Baseball, Orlando Ortega-Medina, Cloud Lodge Books
  • The Editor,  Steven Rowley, Penguin Publishing Group/ G.P. Putnam’s Sons
  • The Falls of the Wyona, David Brendan Hopes, Red Hen Press
  • Falling, Trebor Healey, University of Wisconsin Press
  • Find Me, Andre Aciman, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • Five Windows, Jon Roemer, Dzanc Books
  • Flannelwood, Raymond Luczak, Red Hen Press
  • The Foley Artist: Stories, Ricco Villanueva Siasoco, Gaudy Boy
  • Give Them Unquiet Dreams, James Mulhern, Self-published on Amazon
  • Going Dutch: A Novel, James Gregor, Simon & Schuster / Simon & Schuster
  • Here I Am!, Pauline Holdstock, Biblioasis / A John Metcalf Book
  • Hey Boy, A.W.W. Bremont, Queer Mojo (A Rebel Satori Imrpint)
  • History of Living Forever, Jake Wolff, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • Honestly, We Meant Well, Grant Ginder, Flatiron Books
  • I’m Open to Anything, William E. Jones, We Heard You Like Books
  • In Case You Forgot, Frederick Smith and Chaz Lamar, Bold Strokes Books
  • In West Mills, De’Shawn Charles Winslow, Bloomsbury
  • The Island of No Secrets and Other Stories, Lou Dellaguzzo, Lethe Press
  • Justify My Sins: A Hollywood Novel in Three Acts, Felice Picano, Beautiful Dreamer Press
  • KAZUCHIYO: Battle for Two Bridges, Melanie Schoen, Self-published
  • LEADING MEN: A Novel, Christopher Castellani, Viking/Penguin
  • Lie With Me, Philippe Besson, Scribner
  • Life Coach in the Jungle ( An Imaginary Tale), Howard Wallman, Self-published
  • Life of David Hockney: A Novel, Catherine Cusset, Other Press
  • Like This Afternoon Forever, Jaime Manrique, Akashic Books
  • Like Wings, Your Hands, Elizabeth Earley, Red Hen Press
  • Lord, João Gilberto Noll, Two Lines Press
  • LOT: Stories, Bryan Washington, Riverhead Books
  • Men Touching, Henry Alley, Chelsea Station Editions
  • Murmur, Will Eaves, Bellevue Literary Press
  • NIRVANA IS HERE, Aaron Hamburger, Three Rooms Press
  • On Division, Goldie Goldbloom, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous, Ocean Vuong, Penguin Press
  • OVERTHROW: A Novel, Caleb Crain, Viking/Penguin
  • RED AT THE BONE, Jacqueline Woodson, Riverhead Books
  • Scars and Voices: And Other Stories, Adam Carpenter Welles, Self-published Amazon
  • The Scented Chrysalis, José Sotolongo, Adelaide Books
  • Shirtless Men Drink Free, Dwaine Rieves, Leapfolio/Tupelo Press
  • Simon’s Mansion, William Poe, Kindle Direct Publishing
  • The Skin is the Elastic Covering that Encases the Entire Body, Bjørn Rasmussen; translated by Martin Aitken, Two Lines Press
  • The Spectators, Jennifer duBois, Random House
  • Still in Love, Michael Downing, Counterpoint Press
  • Stolen Things, R.H. Herron, Dutton
  • The Stranger from the Sea, Paul Binding, Abrams / The Overlook Press
  • SWIM, Eric C. Wat, The Permanent Press
  • The Tango of the Shipwreck: A Novel, Joseph F. Delgado, El Bohío Press
  • Thomas and Niko in the City of Trees, Kid Boise, Boise Urban Publishing Company
  • Trump Sky Alpha, Mark Doten, Graywolf Press
  • The Trumpet Shall Sound, Eibhear Walshe, Somerville Press
  • Tuesday Mooney Talks To Ghosts, Kate Racculia, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/ HMH
  • Wanderer: A Novel, Sarah Léon, Other Press
  • What Burns, Dale Peck, Soho Press / Soho Press
  • You Will Be Safe Here, Damian Barr, Bloomsbury

GAY MEMOIR/BIOGRAPHY

  • A Real Life: “Like Mark Twain with Drag Queens,” A Memoir, Perry Brass, Belhue Press
  • The Amphitheater of the Dead, Guy Hocquenghem (translated by Max Fox), guillotine
  • Angry Queer Somali Boy: A Complicated Memoir, Mohamed Abdulkarim Ali, University of Regina Press
  • Beautiful Aliens: A Steve Abbott Reader, Steve Abbott, edited by Jamie Townsend, Nightboat Books
  • Beautiful on the Outside: A Memoir, Adam Rippon, Hachette Book Group / Grand Central Publishing
  • Bent But Not Broken, Don Cummings, Heliotrope Books
  • Couchsurfing: the Musical, Gary Pedler, Adelaide Books
  • Cruising: An Intimate History of a Radical Pastime, Alex Espinoza, Unnamed Press
  • DISASTERAMA! Adventures in the Queer Underground 1977-1997, Alvin Orloff, Three Rooms Press
  • Do You Mind If I Cancel?, Gary Janetti, Flatiron Books
  • Double Melancholy: Art, Beauty, and the Making of a Queer Brown Man, C.E. Gatchalian, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Endangered Species: A Surly Bear in the Bible Belt, Jeff Mann, Lethe Press
  • Getting Off: The Unlikely Chronicles of a Solosexual on PrEP, Jason Armstrong, Self-published
  • How We Fight For Our Lives: A Memoir, Saeed Jones, Simon & Schuster / Simon & Schuster
  • I.M.: A Memoir, Isaac Mizrahi, Flatiron Books
  • The Illusion of Intimacy: On Poetry, Randall Mann, Diode Editions
  • Impresario of Castro Street, Marc Huestis, Outsider Productions
  • Jimmy Neurosis: A Memoir, James Oseland, Ecco
  • The Journalist of Castro Street: The Life of Randy Shilts, Andrew E. Stoner, University of Illinois Press
  • Journey to the crest (of the crescent city), Barry Davis, BD ENTERTAINMENT
  • Karamo, Karamo Brown, Gallery Books
  • THE LIE: A Memoir of Two Marriages, Catfishing & Coming Out, William Dameron, Amazon Publishing/Little A
  • The Light Years, Chris Rush, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • Losing Time: AIDS Lessons in Love and Loss, Lucien L. Agosta, BookLocker.com, Inc.
  • Mama’s Boy: A Story from Our Americas, Dustin Lance Black, Alfred A. Knopf
  • Mamaskatch: A Cree Coming of Age, Darrel J. McLeod, Milkweed Editions
  • Me, Elton John, Henry Holt & Company
  • Mr. Know It All, John Waters, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • My Epidemic: An AIDS Memoir of One Man’s Struggle as Doctor, Patient and Survivor, Andrew M. Faulk, M.D., Culbertson Publishing
  • My Life on the Line: How the NFL Damn Near Killed Me and Ended Up Saving My Life, Ryan O’Callaghan, Akashic Books
  • Naturally Tan: A Memoir, Tan France, St. Martin’s Press
  • Out East: Memoir of a Montauk Summer, John Glynn, Hachette Book Group / Grand Central Publishing
  • Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love, Jonathan Van Ness (Author) / Hilary Swanson (Editor), HarperCollins Publishers / HarperOne
  • People I’ve Met From the Internet, Stephen van Dyck, Ricochet Editions
  • Rainbow Warrior: My Life in Color, Gilbert Baker, Chicago Review Press
  • Sex, Death and Tantra How Sex Saved My Life After Death, Ed Swaya, Self-published
  • Shortest Way Home: One Mayor’s Challenge and a Model for America’s Future, Pete Buttigieg, Liveright Publishing (W. W. Norton)
  • Toil & Trouble: A Memoir, Augusten Burroughs, St. Martin’s Press
  • Too Much Is Not Enough: A Memoir of Fumbling Toward Adulthood, Andrew Rannells/Matt Inman, Crown
  • Unrequited Love: Diary of an Accidental Activist, Dennis Altman, Monash University Publishing
  • Who Killed My Father, Édouard Louis, New Directions

GAY MYSTERY

  • A Body in a Bathhouse, Brad Shreve, Beeson Press
  • Blood & Bitcoin, L.A. Witt, Self-Published
  • Boystown 12: Broken Cord, Marshall Thornton, Kenmore Books
  • Carved in Bone, A Henry Rios Mystery, Michael Nava, Persigo Press
  • ChoirMaster, Michael Craft, Questover Press
  • The Cricketer’s Arms. A Clyde Smith Mystery, Garrick Jones, MoshPit Publishing
  • Deadly Labors: A Mahu Investigation, Neil S. Plakcy, Samwise Books
  • Death Takes a Bow, David S. Pederson, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Deadwood Murders (Kendall Parker Mysteries Book 2), Jon Michaelsen, JM Publications
  • Deserted to Death: A Jamie Brodie Mystery, Meg Perry, Self-published
  • Doubling Down, Cari Z & L.A. Witt, Self-Published
  • The Fourth Courier, Timothy Jay Smith, Skyhorse Publishing (imprint: Arcade)
  • Hexxed, Shannon West, Painted Hearts Publishing
  • Just Us, Shawn Hudson, Self-published
  • Killer Reunion—a Donald Strachey Mystery, Richard Stevenson, MLR Press
  • Lethal Attachments, Joseph R.G. DeMarco, JMS Books
  • The Man Who Wouldn’t Die, A.B. Jewell, HarperCollins/William Morrow
  • The Mystery of the Bones (Snow & Winter Book Four), C.S. Poe, DSP Publications
  • The Nowhere, Chris Gill, PRNTD Publishing
  • Prince of Killers: A Fog City Novel, Layla Reyne, Self-published
  • The Quaker, Liam McIlvanney, Europa Editions/World Noir
  • Ramen Assassin, Rhys Ford, Dreamspinner Press
  • The Rational Faculty, Gregory Ashe, Hodgkin and Blount
  • Rewind, Marshall Thornton, Knmore Books
  • Royal Street Reveillon, Greg Herren, Bold Strokes Books
  • Shadow Puppet, Jeffrey Round, Dundurn
  • Survivor’s Guilt and Other Stories, Greg Herren, Bold Strokes Books
  • Todd Sweeney: The Fiend of Fleet High, David Pratt, Hosta Press
  • The Twice-Hanged Man, Priscilla Royal, Sourcebooks Poisoned Pen Press

GAY POETRY

  • Anatomy of Want, Daniel W.K. Lee, Queer Mojo (A Rebel Satori Imrpint)
  • The Book of Daniel, Aaron Smith, University of Pittsburgh Press/Pitt Poetry Series
  • The Book of Ruin, Rigoberto González, Four Way Books
  • BOUND; The Lost Romanticism and Eroticism of Gay Me, Forrest Robert Stepnowsk, Independently/Self Published
  • Company, Sam Ross, Four Way Books
  • Deadly Labors: A Mahu Investigation, Neil S. Plakcy, Samwise Books
  • Dear God I’m a Faggot, Timothy Arliss OBrien, Self-Published
  • Dear Father, I am Maria, Joseph Mendoza, Self-Published
  • deciduous qween, Matty Layne Glasgow, Red Hen Press
  • Destruction of the Lover, Luis Panini, translated by Lawrence Schimel, Pleiades Press
  • Documents, Jan-Henry Gray, BOA Editions Ltd.
  • Doomstead Days, Brian Teare, Nightboat Books
  • Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers, Jake Skeets, Milkweed Editions
  • The Experiment of the Tropics: Poems, Lawrence Lacambra Ypil, Gaudy Boy
  • Feed, Tommy Pico, Tin House Books
  • Foghorn Leghorn, Big Bruiser Dope Boy, CLASH Books
  • Ganymede’s Dog, John Emil Vincent, McGill-Queen’s University Press
  • Gender Trouble Couplets, Volume 1, A.W. Strouse, Punctum Books
  • Harnessing Darkness: Expressing Mental Illness Through Poetry, Caleb Woods, Self-published
  • Have You Seen This Man? The Castro Poems of Karl Tierney, Jim Cory, Editor, Sibling Rivalry Press
  • Heed the Hollow, Malcolm Tariq, Graywolf Press
  • Heartaches, Donovan Lord, 8square Press
  • Infinity Standing Up, Drew Pisarra, Capturing Fire
  • Leave Smoke, Jeff Walt, Gival Press
  • Let It Ride, Timothy Liu, Saturnalia Books
  • Little-Known Operas, Patrick Donnelly, Four Way Books
  • Locked Up Boy, Jason Haaf, Self-published
  • Losing Miami, Gabriel Ojeda-Sagué, The Accomplices
  • Lovejets: Queer Male Poets on 200 Years of Walt Whitman, Raymond Luczak, Squares & Rebels
  • Mad Long Emotion, Ben Ladouceur, Coach House Books
  • The Next Loves, Stéphane Bouquet, translated by Lindsay Turner, Nightboat Books
  • NDN Coping Mechanisms: Notes from the Field, Billy-Ray Belcourt, House of Anansi Press
  • The Revisionist & The Astropastorals, Douglas Crase, Nightboat Book
  • SLINGSHOT, Cyrée Jarelle Johnson, Nightboat Books
  • Songs for the Long Night, Korbin Jones, Queer Mojo (A Rebel Satori Imrpint)
  • Street Gloss, Brent Armendinger, The Operating System
  • These Are Not the Potatoes of My Youth, Matthew Walsh, Goose Lane Editions
  • To God and the Gays, H. G. Robert, Blurb
  • Tracing the Unspoken, Milan Šelj, A Midsummer Night’s Press
  • The Tradition, Jericho Brown, Copper Canyon Press
  • The Unbuttoned Eye, Robert Carr, 3: A Taos Press
  • War / Torn, Hasan Namir, Book*hug Press
  • Wilderness//Kingdom, Jory Mickelson, Floating Bridge Press
  • Willingly, Marc Frazier, Adelaide Books
  • Woodland, Knox Gardner + Aaron Otheim, Entre Ríos Books
  • This Wound Is a World, Billy-Ray Belcourt, University of Minnesota Press

GAY ROMANCE

  • A Dream Life, Patrick J. Suraci, Archway Publishing
  • After the Crash – A Small Town Hearts Novel, Emma Alcott, Self-published
  • American Dreamer, Adriana Herrera, Harlequin/Carina
  • American Fairytale, Adriana Herrera, Harlequin/Carina
  • American Love Story, Adriana Herrera, Harlequin/Carina
  • Bad Idea, Max Walker, Self-published
  • Before There Were Three: Angel & Dante, L.A. Witt, Self-Published
  • Best Man, Chris Delyani, Chris Delyani
  • Blue Umbrella Sky, Rick R. Reed, Dreamspinner Press
  • Caravaggio: A Light Before The Darkness, Ken Mora, Bella Fe Media
  • Code Name: Liberty, Marshall Thornton, Kenmore Books
  • The Coincidence, Felice Stevens, Self-published
  • Counting for Thunder, Phillip Irwin Cooper, Bold Strokes Books
  • Crossing the Touchline, Jay Hogan, Dreamspinner Press
  • Devilfish, Anna Kensing, Kensing Books
  • Digging Deep, Jay Hogan, Dreamspinner Press
  • Dine With Me, Layla Reyne, Carina Press
  • Escaping Camp Roosevelt, Bryan T. Clark, Cornbread Publishing
  • Fire! The Book Of Saint Samuels, D. Rashad Battle, Self-published
  • Hellion, Rhys Ford, Dreamspinner Press
  • I Promise You a Happy Ending: Four Sweet Tales of Happy-Ever-After Gay Romance, Barry Lowe, Lydian Press
  • Friends to Lovers: It’s Just Us Here, Christopher X Sullivan, Jester Publishing
  • In Safe Arms, Ann Grech, Hot Tree Publishing
  • Is It Over Yet?, L.A. Witt, Self-Published
  • Joseph Chapman, My Molly Life, James Lovejoy, Self-published
  • Kiss, Kiss! Stories of Love and Cake, LE Franks, Self-published
  • Kiss Me Again, Garrett Leigh, Fox Love Press
  • Lost & Found, Liv Rancourt, Self-published
  • Love Always, Riley Hart/Keren Reed, Riley Hart
  • Love on the Hudson, KD Fisher, NineStar Press
  • Music Of The Knight, Mel Bossa, JMS Books
  • My Baby Chased Away the Blues, R.A. Thorn, NineStar Press
  • Of Gods and Heroes (An unbiased retelling of the story of the gods and heroes of Ancient Greece), Elias Pagonitis, Outskirts Press
  • Rebound, L.A. Witt, Self-Published
  • Running From My Heart, Felice Stevens, Self Published
  • Square One, L.A. Witt, Self-Published
  • Stealing His Heart, Bru Baker, Dreamspinner Press
  • The Sun, The Earth & The Moon, Larry Benjamin, Beaten Track Publishing
  • Two Minutes, Ariel Bishop, Ariel Bishop
  • Under His Protection, LaQuette, Dreamspinner Press
  • The Walls Between Hearts, L.A. Witt, Self-published
  • Why Didn’t Someone Warn You About Prince Charming?, Jameson Currier, Chelsea Station Editions

LESBIAN FICTION

  • A Generous Spirit: Selected Work by Beth Brant, Beth Brant, Sinister Wisdom & Inanna Publications
  • A People’s History of Heaven, Mathangi Subramanian, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
  • A Transcontinental Affair, Jodi Daynard, Lake Union Publishing
  • Acts of Contrition, Elena Graf, Purple Hand Press
  • Beyond Babylon, Igiaba Scego, Two Lines Press
  • Black Light: STORIES, Kimberly King Parsons, Vintage
  • Camille in October, Mireille Best, translated by Stephanie Schechner, Seagull Books
  • Cantoras, Carolina De Robertis, Knopf
  • Clio Rising, Paula Martinac, Bywater Books
  • Conscious Bias, A Monica Spade Novel, Alexi Venice, eBookIt.com
  • The Confessions of Frannie Langton: A Novel, Sara Collins, HarperCollins Publishers/Harper
  • Crocuses Hatch from Snow, Jaime Burnet, Nimbus Publishing/Vagrant Press
  • Delayed Rays of a Star, Amanda Lee Koe, Doubleday/Nan A. Talese
  • Find Someone to Love, Divya Sood, Edited by Lori Perkins, Riverdale Avenue Books
  • Give, Erica C. Witsell, BQB Publishing
  • Home for Erring and Outcast Girls: A Novel, Julie Kibler, Penguin Random House/Crown
  • IMMACULATE CONCEPTION, I.J. Miller, Island Publishing
  • In at the Deep End, Kate Davies, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Last Night in Nuuk, Niviaq Korneliussen, Grove Atlantic/Black Cat
  • LIKE WATER AND OTHER STORIES, Olga Zilberbourg, WTAW Press
  • Mostly Dead Things, Kristen Arnett, Tin House Books
  • The Mystical Land of Myrrh, MaryAnn Shank, Dippity Press
  • Neither Here Nor There, Nikki Harmon, Mt. Airy Girl Press
  • Night Hands, Jen Cross, Working Titles (The Massachusetts Review)
  • Patsy: A Novel, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Liveright Publishing (W. W. Norton)
  • Paris, 7 A.M., Liza Wieland, Simon & Schuster / Simon & Schuster
  • The Pursuit of Miss Heartbreak Hotel, Moe Bonneau, Henry Holt Books for Young Readers
  • She Who Is Without Sin, Martha Emily Bellinger, Outskirts Press, Inc.
  • Shut Up You’re Pretty, Tea Mutonji, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Somewhere Along the Way, Kathleen Knowles, Bold Strokes Books
  • Stay and Fight, Madeline ffitch, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • Stranger Diaries, Elly Griffiths, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/ Mariner
  • Stray, Nancy J. Hedin, NineStar Press
  • Sugar Run, Mesha Maren, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
  • Temper CA, Paul Skenazy, Miami University Press
  • Things That Women Do: A Novel, Cynn Chadwick, Jan-Carol Publishing, INC/Little Creek Books
  • This Is Me, Emma Nichols, J’Adore Les Books
  • The Traveling Triple-C Incorporeal Circus, Alanna McFall, Atthis Arts
  • Two Wings to Fly Away, Penny Mickelbury, Bywater Books
  • Under The Microscope, Kim Finney, Cygneture Books
  • Valerie, Sara Stridsberg, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • The Ventriloquists, E.R. Ramzipoor, Harlequin/Park Row Books
  • The Western Alienation Merit Badge, Nancy Jo Cullen, Wolsak and Wynn Publishers / Buckrider Books
  • Willa & Hesper, Amy Feltman, Hachette Book Group / Grand Central Publishing

LESBIAN MEMOIR/BIOGRAPHY

  • 100 Times, Chavisa Woods, Seven Stories Press
  • A Song For You: My Life with Whitney Houston, Robyn Crawford, Penguin Random House / Dutton
  • A Wild and Precious Life: A Memoir, Edie Windsor with Joshua Lyon, St. Martin’s Press
  • Before I Was a Critic I Was a Human Being, Amy Fung, Book*hug Press
  • Boss Broad, Megan Volpert, Sibling Rivalry Press
  • BROWN WHITE BLACK: An American Family at the Intersection of Race, Gender, Sexuality, and Religion, Nishta J. Mehra, Picador
  • Free to a Good Home: With Room for Improvement, Jules Torti, Dagger Editions (an imprint of Caitlin Press)
  • Gertrude Stein Has Arrived: The Homecoming of a Literary Legend, Roy Morris Jr., Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Goodbye, My Havana: The Life and Times of a Gringa in Revolutionary Cuba, Anna Veltfort, Redwood Press
  • Healing/Heeling, Sassafras Lowrey, PoMo Freakshow Press
  • High School, Tegan and Sara, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • Honey & Vinegar: Recipe for an Outlaw, Sossity Chiricuzio, Beaten Track Publishing
  • Laura Hershey: On the Life & Work of an American Master, Meg Day & Niki Herd, Gulf Coast, Copper Nickel, Pleiades Press
  • Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls, T Kira Madden, Bloomsbury
  • Mother-Daughter Banquet, Alice Bloch, Minerva Rising Press
  • Motherland, Elissa Altman, Penguin Random House / Ballantine Books
  • Moving Forward: A Story of Hope, Hard Work, and the Promise of America, Karine Jean-Pierre, Harlequin / Hanover Square Press
  • My Mother Laughs, Chantal Akerman (translated by Corina Copp), The Song Cave
  • Native Country of the Heart, Cherrie Moraga, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • One Day on the Gold Line: A Memoir in Essays, Carla Rachel Sameth, Black Rose Writing
  • Ordinary Girls, Jaquira Díaz, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
  • Prognosis: A Memoir of My Brain, Sarah Vallance, Little A
  • The Rib Joint, Julia Koets, Red Hen Press
  • Sontag: Her Life, Benjamin Moser, Ecco
  • Star Sisters: An Astrologer’s Memoir of Twin Loss, Linda “Moonrabbit” Zlotnick, moonrabbit press
  • These are Love(d) Letters, Ames Hawkins, Wayne State University Press / Made in Michigan Writers Series
  • Uncomfortable Labels: My Life as a Gay Autistic Trans Woman, Laura Kate Dale, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • The Unrhymables: Collaborations in Prose, Denise Duhamel and Julie Marie Wade, Noctuary Press
  • Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Social Upheaval, Saidiya Hartman, W. W. Norton & Company
  • We Have Always Been Here: A Queer Muslim Memoir, Samra Habib, Penguin Random House Canada/Viking Canada
  • The Yellow House, Sarah M. Broom, Grove Atlantic/Grove Press

LESBIAN MYSTERY

  • An Intimate Deception, CJ Birch, Bold Strokes Books
  • Black Friday: An MC McCall Novel of Suspense Book One, Judy M. Kerr, Launch Point Press
  • The Blood Runs Cold, Catherine Maiorisi, Bella Books
  • Cash and the Sorority Girl, Ashley Bartlett, Bold Strokes Books
  • Catch Me When I’m Falling, Cheryl A. Head, Bywater Books
  • Catching the Ice Queen, Katie Simpson-Shaw, Indie Published
  • Chasing Shadows, Lila Bruce, Self-published
  • Deadeye, Meredith Doench, Bold Strokes Books
  • Galileo, Ann McMan, Bywater Books
  • High Priestess, Wendy Hewlett, Self-published
  • The Hound of Justice, Claire O’Dell, HarperCollins/Harper Voyager
  • How the Dead Speak, Val McDermid, Grove Atlantic/Atlantic Monthly Press
  • The Kill Club, Wendy Heard, Harlequin / MIRA Books
  • The Labyrinth’s Archivist, Day Al-Mohamed/Jaym Gates, Falstaff Books
  • Legacy, Charlotte Greene, Bold Strokes Books
  • Meant To Be Me, Wendy Hudson, Ylva Publishing
  • The Mirror of Muraro, Newton Pryce IngramAmelia Ellis
  • Moonlight Avenue, Gerri Hill, Bella Books
  • Mystery by the Sea, Deni Starr, Launchpoint Press
  • Not Dead Enough, J.M. Redmann, Bold Strokes Books
  • Steel City Confidential, Anne Hagan, Jug Run Press, LLC
  • Twisted at the Root: A Jane Lawless Mystery, Ellen Hart, Minotaur Books

LESBIAN POETRY

  • & more black, t’ai freedom ford, Augury Books
  • Alisoun Sings, Caroline Bergvall, Nightboat Books
  • Be Recorder, Carmen Gimenez Smith, Graywolf Press
  • Blood Box, Zefyr Lisowski, Black Lawrence Press
  • Boats for Women, Sandra Yannone, Salmon Poetry
  • Chelsea Creek, Linda Quinlan, BrickHouse Books, Inc.
  • Chenille or Silk, Emma McKenna, Dagger Editions (an imprint of Caitlin Press)
  • Crossfire: A Litany for Survival, Staceyann Chin, Haymarket Books
  • Dub: Finding Ceremony, Alexis Pauline Gumbs, Duke University Press
  • For Every Girl: New & Selected Poems, Kate Gray, Widow & Orphan House
  • Fresh Pack of Smokes, Cassandra Blanchard, Nightwood Editions
  • Here All Night, Jill McDonough, Alice James Books
  • How to Cure a Ghost, Fariha Róisín, Abrams / Abrams Image
  • i shimmer sometimes, too, Porsha Olayiwola, Button Poetry
  • In an Invisible Glass Case Which Is Also a Frame, Julia Guez, Four Way Books
  • Incandescent, Kai Coggin, Sibling Rivalry Press
  • Latter Days of Eve: Poems, Beverly Burch, BkMk Press, University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Live Ones, Sadie McCarney, University of Regina Press
  • Love and Kumquats, Kathi Wolfe, BrickHouse Books, Inc.
  • Michael + Josephine, a novel in verse, Jo Reyes-Boitel, FlowerSong Press
  • Mud Blooms, Ruth Dickey, Harbor Mountain Press
  • Naked: The Rhythm and Groove of It. The Depth and Length to It., Nastashia Minto, Eldredge Books
  • Nightshade, Andrea Cohen, Four Way Books
  • Odes to Lithium, Shira Erlichman, Alice James Books
  • (the other house), Rocío Carlos, The Accomplices
  • Pillow Thoughts III: Mending the Mind, Courtney Peppernell, Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Porn Carnival, Rachel Rabbit White, Wonder
  • Post Classic, erica kaufman, Roof Books
  • Quantum Heresies: Poem, Mary Peelen, Glass Lyre Press
  • Renaissance Normcore, Adèle Barclay, Nightwood Editions
  • The Sacking of the Muses, Susan Hawthorne, Spinifex Press
  • Slow Dance Bullets, Meaghan Quinn, Route 7 Press
  • SMITTEN This is What Love Looks Like….Poetry by Women for Women, Candice L. Daquin, Hallelujah R. Huston, Kindra M. Austin, Christine E. Ray, Indie Blu(e) Publishing
  • Snapshots: Say Cheese! The World Is Watching, Cara Cilento, Self-Published
  • Soft Science, Franny Choi, Alice James Books
  • Sotto Voce, Maureen Hynes, Brick Books
  • Stay, Tanya Olson, YesYes Books
  • Straight Jacket, Jessica Lowell Mason, Finishing Line Press
  • Sweet World, Maureen Seaton, CavanKerry Press / LaurelBooks
  • The Summer of Dead Birds, Ali Liebegott, The Feminist Press
  • Take Me with You, Wherever You’re Going, Jessica Jacobs, Four Way Books
  • Time, Etel Adnan, translated by Sarah Riggs, Nightboat Books
  • Tonguebreaker, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Tracks, Lynn McGee, Broadstone Books
  • Tsunami vs. the Fukushima 50, Lee Ann Roripaugh, Milkweed Editions
  • Vancouver for Beginners, Alex Leslie, Book*hug Press
  • Winter’s Cold Girls, Lisa Baird, Dagger Editions (an imprint of Caitlin Press)
  • Without Protection, Gala Mukomolova, Coffee House Press
  • Wonder Tissue, Hannah Larrabee, Airlie Press
  • WWJD and Other Poems, Savannah Sipple, Sibling Rivalry Press

LESBIAN ROMANCE

  • 30 Dates in 30 Days, Elle Spencer, Bold Strokes Books
  • A Little Light Mischief, Cat Sebastian, Avon
  • A Moment in Time, Lisa Moreau, Bold Strokes Books
  • After the Summer Rain, Gerri Hill, Bella Books
  • Alone, E. J. Noyes, Bella Books
  • Anathema, Yoshiyuki Ly, Self-published
  • The Ashford Place, Jean Copeland, Bold Strokes Books
  • Aspen in Moonlight, Kelly Wacker, Bold Strokes Books
  • Aurora’s Angel: A dark fantasy romance, Emily Noon, Bluefire Books Ltd.
  • Back to September, Melissa Brayden, Bold Strokes Books
  • Beautiful Accidents, Erin Zak, Bold Strokes Books
  • Beautiful Dreamer, Melissa Brayden, Bold Strokes Books
  • Breathe, Cari Hunter, Bold Strokes Books
  • Cause of Death, Sheri Lewis Wohl, Bold Strokes Books
  • Chain Reactions, Lynn Ames, Phoenix Rising Press
  • Chasing Sunset, Missouri Vaun, Bold Strokes Books
  • Comrade Cowgirl, Yolanda Wallace, Bold Strokes Books
  • Cost of Honor, Radclyffe, Bold Strokes Books
  • Create a Life to Love, Erin Zak, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Cybernetic Tea Shop, Meredith Katz, Soft Cryptid
  • The Do-Over, Georgia Beers, Bold Strokes Books
  • Double Down, MB Austin, Bold Strokes Books
  • Double-Crossed, Ali Vali, Bold Strokes Books
  • Drawing Down the Mist, Sheri Lewis Wohl, Bold Strokes Books
  • Falling, Kris Bryant, Bold Strokes Books
  • Fear of Falling, Georgia Beers, Bold Strokes Books
  • Fearless, Tina Michele, Bold Strokes Books
  • Fire & Ice, Rachel Spangler, Bywater Books
  • Gallows Humor, Carolyn Elizabeth, Bella Books
  • Going Up, A.E. Radley, Heartsome Publishing
  • Hart & Stocker, Max Ellendale, Independent
  • Heart of a Killer, Yolanda Wallace, Bold Strokes Books
  • High October, Elena Graf, Purple Hand Press
  • The Inn at Netherfield Green, Aurora Rey, Bold Strokes Books
  • Insult to Injury, Gun Brooke, Bold Strokes Books
  • Just a Touch Away, Chris Paynter, Companion Publications
  • Just One Moment, Dena Blake, Bold Strokes Books
  • Kat & Mouse: A Crosscannon Roller Derby Romance, Jacquelyn Heat, Metal Heart Press
  • Kickin’ Rocks, Marianne K. Martin, Bywater Books
  • The Lady’s Guide to Celestial Mechanics, Olivia Waite, Avon
  • Leading the Witness, Carsen Taite, Bold Strokes Books
  • Listen, Kris Bryant, Bold Strokes Books
  • Living, Lise Gold, Lise Gold Books
  • Love on Lavender Lane, Karis Walsh, Bold Strokes Books
  • Love to the Rescue, Radclyffe, Bold Strokes Books
  • Love’s Portrait, Anna Larner, Bold Strokes Books
  • Mermaid, Max Ellendale, Independent
  • Music City Dreamers, Robyn Nyx, Bold Strokes Books
  • New Ink on Life, Jennie Davids, Carina Press
  • No Experience Required, Kimberly Cooper Griffin, Bold Strokes Books
  • Not Since You, Fiona Riley, Bold Strokes Books
  • Once Ghosted, Twice Shy, Alyssa Cole, Avon
  • One Walk in Winter, Georgia Beers, Bold Strokes Books
  • Ordinary is Perfect, D. Jackson Leigh, Bold Strokes Books
  • Painted Over, Sofi Keren, Bella Books
  • Perfect Partners, Maggie Cummings, Bold Strokes Books
  • Pining & Loving, Emma Sterner-Radley, Heartsome Publishing
  • Playing with Fire, Lesley Davis, Bold Strokes Books
  • Practice Makes Perfect, Carsen Taite, Bold Strokes Books
  • Pretending in Paradise, M. Ullrich, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Roommate Arrangement, Jae, Ylva Publishing
  • Recipe for Love, Aurora Rey, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Road to Madison, Elle Spencer, Bold Strokes Books
  • Royal Court, Jenny Frame, Bold Strokes Books
  • #SandyBottom, A Romantic Drama, The San Francisco Mystery Series, Book 6, Alexi Venice, eBookIt.com
  • Saving Sam, Lynnette Beers, Regal Crest Enterprises
  • Scene of the Crime, MJ Williamz, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Secret Chord, Virginia Hale, Bella Books
  • Secrets Well Kept, Lynn Ames, Phoenix Rising Press
  • Shadows of a Dream, Nicole Disney, Bold Strokes Books
  • Shut Up and Kiss Me, Julie Cannon, Bold Strokes Books
  • Smile Number Seven, Melissa Price, Bella Books
  • Someone to Love, Jenny Frame, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Song of the Sea, Jenn Alexander, Bywater Books
  • Spencer’s Cove, Missouri Vaun, Bold Strokes Books
  • Stay, Michelle Arnold, Self-published through Amazon KDP
  • Strings Attached, Holly Stratimore, Bold Strokes Books
  • Survivor’s Guilt, Michelle Arnold, Self-published
  • Tennessee Whiskey, Donna K. Ford, Bold Strokes Books
  • Top of Her Game, M. Ullrich, Bold Strokes Books
  • Uncharted, Robyn Nyx, Bold Strokes Books
  • Wavering Convictions, Erin Dutton, Bold Strokes Books
  • Where the Lies Hide, Renee Roman, Bold Strokes Books
  • Wooing the Farmer, Jenny Frame, Bold Strokes Books
  • Write Your Own Script, A. L. Brooks, Ylva Publishing

LGBTQ ANTHOLOGY

  • A Rainbow Thread: An Anthology of Queer Jewish Texts from the First Century to 1969, Noam Sienna, Print-O-Craft
  • Black From the Future: A Collection of Black Speculative Writing, Stephanie Andrea Allen and Lauren Cherelle, Eds., BLF Press
  • Bodies Built for Game: The Prairie Schooner Anthology of Contemporary Sports Writing, Natalie Diaz (Editor), Hannah Ensor (Associate Editor), University of Nebraska Press
  • BreakBeat Poets Volume 3: Halal If You Hear Me, Fatimah Asgha, Safia Elhillo, Haymarket Books
  • Cat Person, Kristen Roupenian, Gallery Books
  • Crashing Cathedrals: Edmund White by the Book, Tom Cardamone, ITNA Press
  • Dates! An Anthology of Queer Historical Fiction, Volume 3, Zora Gilbert and Cat Parra (Editors), Margins Publishing
  • Every True Pleasure: LGBTQ Tales of North Carolina, Wilton Barnhardt, University of North Carolina Press
  • Fearless Love: Anthology, Vikram Kolmannskog and Stefan Storm, Mohini Books
  • Foglifter Journal: Volume 4 issue 1, Luiza Flynn-Goodlett, Foglifter Press
  • Foglifter Journal: Volume 4 issue 2, Luiza Flynn-Goodlett, Foglifter Press
  • Footsteps in the Dark: An M/M Mystery-Romance Anthology, Josh Lanyon et al, JustJoshin Publishing, Inc.
  • Global Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) History, 1st Edition, Howard Chiang, Anjali Arondekar, Marc Epprecht, Jennifer Evans, Ross G. Forman, Hanadi Al-Samman, Emily Skidmore, Zeb Tortorici, Charles Scribner’s Sons/Gale, a Cengage company
  • Headcase: LGBTQ Writers & Artists on Mental Health and Wellness, Stephanie Schroeder and Teresa Theophano
  • The Heart of the Matter, The Gerald Kraak Anthology, African Perspectives on Gender, Social Justice & Sexuality, Vol III, Individual Contridbutors, Jacana Media
  • HEARTWOOD: Non-binary Tales of Sylvan Fantasy, Joamette Gil (Editor), P&M Press
  • Hot Ice, Aurora Rey, Elle Spencer, Erin Zak, Bold Strokes Books
  • Hustling Verse: An Anthology of Sex Workers’ Poetry, Amber Dawn and Justin Ducharme, eds., Arsenal Pulp Press
  • ImageOutWrite Volume Eight, Jessica Heatly, ImageOut
  • Imagining Queer Methods, Edited by Amin Ghaziani and Matt Brim, New York University Press
  • In Search of STONEWALL: The Riots at 50, The Gay & Lesbian Review at 25 Best Essays, 1994-2018, Richard Schneider Jr., G&LR Books
  • Indelibe in the Hippocampus – Writings from the Me Too Movement, Edited by Shelly Oria, McSweeney’s Publishing
  • LGBTQ Fiction and Poetry from Appalachia, Edited by Jeff Mann and Julia Watts, West Virginia University Press
  • Love WITH Accountability,  Aishah Shahidah Simmomns, AK Press
  • Nonbinary: Memoirs of Gender and Identity, Edited by Micah Rajunov and Scott Duane, Columbia University Press
  • Nothing Without Us, Cait Gordon and Talia C. Johnson, Renaissance
  • Pleasure Activism, adrienne maree brown, AK Press
  • Queer & Trans Artists of Color: Volume Three, Nia King and Maliha Ahmed, Self-published
  • Queer as Camp: Essays on Summer, Style, and Sexuality, Kenneth B. Kidd and Derritt Mason, Fordham University Press
  • Queer Social Work: Cases for LGBTQ+ Affirmative Practice, Edited by Tyler M. Arguello, Columbia University Press
  • Queer Voices: Poetry, Prose, and Pride, Andrea Jenkins, John Medeiros, Lisa Marie Brimmer, Minnesota Historical Society Press
  • Queerbaiting and Fandom: Teasing Fans through Homoerotic Possibilities, Joseph Brennan, editor, University of Iowa Press
  • Radiant Voices: 21 Feminist Essays for Rising Up Inspired by EMMA Talks, carla bergman, Brindle & Glass: An imprint of TouchWood Editions
  • Rainbow Reflections: Body Image Comics for Queer Men, Phillip Joy, Stephanie Gauvin, Matthew Lee, Ad Astra Comix
  • Reading Sedgwick, Edited by Lauren Berlant, Duke University Press
  • Saints + Sinners: New Fiction from the Festival 2019, Tracy Cunningham and Paul J. Willis, Bold Strokes Books
  • Shout Out, Andrew Wheeler, BC Holmes, and Joamette Gil, TO Comix Press
  • STEM of Desire: Queer Theories and Science Education, Will Letts and Steve Fifield, BRILL | Sense
  • Still Here San Francisco, Natalia M. Vigil, Mason J., Natalia M. Vigil, Mason J., Foglifter Press
  • Stonewall’s Legacy: A Poetry Anthology, Marc Rosen and Rusty Rose, Local Gems Press
  • THE STONEWALL READER, Edmund White, Penguin Books
  • The Stonewall Riots: A Documentary History, Marc Stein, New York University Press
  • They Called Me Queer, Kim Windvogel & Kelly-Eve Koopman, Kwela (an imprint of NB Publishers)
  • Trans Love: An Anthology of Transgender and Non-Binary Voices, Edited by Freiya Benson, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Trans People in Higher Education, Genny Beemyn, SUNY Press
  • We’ve Been Too Patient: Voices from Radical Mental Health–Stories and Research Challenging the Biomedical Model, LD Green and Kelechi Ubozoh, North Atlantic Books
  • We Were Always Here – A Queer Words Anthology, Ryan Vance, Michael Lee Richardson, 404 Ink

LGBTQ CHILDREN’S/YA

  • A Plan for Pops, Heather Smith, ills. Brooke Kerrigan, Orca Book Publishers
  • A Queer History of the United States for Young People, Michael Bronski; Adapted by Richie Chevat, Beacon Press
  • All Eyes On Us, Kit Frick, Margaret K. McElderry Books
  • All the Things We Do in the Dark, Saundra Mitchell, HarperTeen
  • An Impossible Distance to Fall, Miriam McNamara, Sky Pony Press
  • The Athena Protocol, Sharmin Sarif, HarperTeen
  • BattleTech: Iron Dawn (Rogue Academy Book 1), Jennifer Brozek, Catalyst Game Labs
  • Be My Love, Kit Pearson, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.
  • The Best at It, Maulik Pancholy, HarperCollins/Balzer + Bray
  • Best Game Ever: A Virtuella Novel, R. R. Angell, Sisu Publications
  • Best Lies, Sarah Lyu, Simon Pulse
  • Birthday, Meredith Russo, Flatiron Books
  • Boy and Girl Who Broke the World, Amy Reed, Simon Pulse
  • Brave Face, Shaun David Hutchinson, Simon Pulse
  • Call Down the Hawk, Maggie Stiefvater, Scholastic
  • Carmilla, Kim Turrisi, KCP Loft
  • Catfishing on CatNet, Naomi Kritzer, Tor Teen, an imprint of Tom Doherty Associates
  • Chicken Girl, Heather Smith, Penguin Teen
  • Crier’s War, Nina Varela, HarperCollins
  • Crown of Feathers, Nicki Pau Preto, Simon Paul
  • Cub, Paul Coccia, Orca Book Publishers
  • Daughter of Fire: Conspiracy of the Dark, Karen Frost, Ylva Publishing
  • Dear Twin, Addie Tsai, Metonymy Press,
  • Destroy All Monsters, Sam J. Miller, HarperCollins
  • Digging Deep, Elena Delle Donne, S&S Books for Young Readers
  • Earth to Charlie, Justin Olson, S&S Books for Young Readers
  • Everything Grows, Aimee Herman, Three Rooms Press
  • Exile from Eden, Andrew Smith, S&S for Young Readers
  • Fat Angie: Rebel Girl Revolution, E.E. Charlton-Trujillo, Candlewick Press
  • THE FEVER KING, Victoria Lee, Amazon Publishing/Skyscape
  • For Black Girls Like Me, Mariama Lockington, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group / Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers
  • Freeing Finch, Ginny Rorby, Starscape
  • The GayBCs, M.L. Webb, Quirk Books
  • The Gentleman’s Guide to Getting Lucky, Mackenzi Lee, HarperCollins/Katherine Tegen
  • Ghost in the Piano, Iza Moreau, Black Bay Books
  • Girl Squad, Kim Hoover, Bella Books
  • Girls of Storm and Shadow, Natasha Ngan, JIMMY Patterson Books, an imprint of Little, Brown & Company, a division of Hachette Book Grou
  • The Good Luck Girls, Charlotte Nicole Davis, Tor Teen
  • The Great Nijinsky: God of Dance, Lynn Curlee, Charlesbridge Teen
  • The Grey Sisters, Jo Treggiari, Penguin Teen
  • Hazel’s Theory of Evolution, Lisa Jenn Bigelow, HarperCollins
  • Highway Bodies, Alison Evan, Echo Publishing
  • Hold My Hand, Michael Barakiva, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group / Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers
  • Ho’onani: Hula Warrior, Heather Gale, Tundra Books
  • Horses Wild, Iza Moreau, Black Bay Books
  • How to Be Remy Cameron, Julian Winters, Duet Books
  • Hurricane Season, Nicole Melleby, Algonquin Young Readers
  • I Promise, Catherine Hernandez and Syrus Marcus Ware, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • I Wish You All the Best, Mason Deaver, Scholastic
  • I’m A Gay Wizard, V.S. Santoni, Wattpad Books
  • Immoral Code, Lilian Clarke, Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • The Importance of Being Kevin, Steven Harper, Dreamspinner Press
  • The Importance of Being Wilde at Heart, R. Zamora Linmark, Delacorte Press.
  • In the Silences, Rachel Gold, Bella Books
  • The Infinite Noise, Lauren Shippen, Tor Teen
  • Keep This to Yourself, Tom Ryan, Albert Whitman & Company
  • Kings, Queens, and In-Betweens, Tanya Boteju, Simon Pulse
  • Jacob’s Room to Choose, Sarah and Ian Hoffman, Magination Press
  • Like a Love Story, Abdi Nazemian, HarperCollins/Balzer + Bray
  • Legendary, Amelia Kibbie, Running Wild Press
  • The Lost Coast, Amy Rose Capetta, Candlewick Press
  • The Love & Lies of Rukhsana Ali, Sabina Kahn, Scholastic
  • Love & Other Curses, Michael Thomas Ford, HarperCollins
  • Matilda the Wind and her Quest for a Mermaid, Elizabeth Swan, Self-published
  • Me Myself & Him, Chris Tebbetts, Delacorte Press.
  • The Meaning of Birds, Jaye Robin Brown, HarperCollins
  • Missing, Presumed Dead, Emma Berquist, HarperCollins/Greenwillow Books
  • The Moon Within, Aida Salazar, Scholastic/ Arthur A. Levine Books
  • Murder at the World’s Fair, MJ Lyons, Renaissance
  • The Music of What Happens, Bill Konigsberg, Scholastic/ Arthur A. Levine Books
  • My Mommy, My Mama, My Brother, and Me, Natalie Meisner, Nimbus Publishing
  • Naty & My Chaotic Stench, Shey Rivera Ríos, Anomalous Press
  • Never-Contented Things, Sarah Porter, Tor Teen, an imprint of Tom Doherty Associates
  • The Never Tilting World, Rin Chupeco, HarperCollins
  • Notes from a Former Virgin, Emma Chastain, Simon Pulse
  • Of Ice and Shadows, Audrey Coulthurst, HarperCollins/Balzer + Bray
  • Once & Future, Cori McCarthy & Amy Rose Capetta, JIMMY Patterson Books, an imprint of Little, Brown & Company, a division of Hachette Book Grou
  • Orpheus Girl, Brynne Rebele-Henry, Soho Press / Soho Teen
  • The Other Side, Juan Pablo Villalobos, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group / Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers
  • Our Year of Maybe, Rachel Lynn Solomon, Simon Pulse
  • Out of Salem, Hal Schrieve, Seven Stories Press
  • Owl, M. Raiya, Harmony Ink
  • Paris Project, Donna Gephart, S&S Books for Young Readers
  • Past and Others Things That Should Stay Buried, Shaun David Hutchinson, Simon Pulse
  • PET, Akwaeke Emezi, Make Me a World
  • Pride Colors, Robin Stevenson, Orca Book Publishers
  • Princess Puffybottom . . . and Darryl, Susin Nielsen, Tundra Books
  • Queen of the Sea, Dylan Meconis, Walker Books US
  • Queer, 2nd Edition: The Ultimate LGBTQ Guide for Teens, Kathy Belge, Marke Biescke, Lerner Publishing Group/Zest Books
  • Queer Heroes: Meet 53 LGBTQ Heroes From Past and Present!, Arabelle Sicardi, Wide Eyed Editions
  • Rainbow: A First Book of Pride, Michael Genhart, Magination Press
  • Rated, Melissa Grey, Scholastic
  • Red Scrolls of Magic, Cassandra Clare, Margaret K. McElderry Books
  • Red Skies Falling, Alex London, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group / Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers
  • Reverie, Ryan La Sala, Sourcebooks Fire
  • Ruse, Cindy Pon, Simon Pulse
  • Seven Grades of Gay, Travis Cox, Amazon
  • Shatter the Sky, Rebecca Kim Wells, S&S Books for Young Readers
  • Ship of Smoke and Steel, Django Wexler, Tor Teen
  • Sincerely, Harriet, Sarah Winifred Searle, Lerner Publishing Group/Graphic Universe
  • Skinnamarink, Sharon, Lois & Bram w/Randi Hampson, Tundra Books
  • Slay, Brittney Morris, Simon Pulse
  • Slayer, Kiersten White, Simon Pulse
  • Something Like Gravity, Amber Smith, Margaret K. McElderry Books
  • Soul of Stars, Ashley Poston, HarperCollins/Balzer + Bray
  • Squad, Mariah MacCarthy, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group / Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers
  • Stage Dreams, Melanie Gillman, Lerner Publishing Group/Graphic Universe
  • Start Here, Trish Doller, Simon Pulse
  • Starworld, Audrey Coulthurst and Paula Garner, Candlewick Press
  • The Stone Rainbow, Liane Shaw, Second Story Press
  • Stonewall: A Building. An Uprising. A Revolution, Rob Sanders; illustrated by Jamey Christoph, Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Summer of a Thousand Pies, Margaret Dilloway, HarperCollins/Balzer + Bray
  • The Sun and Moon beneath the Stars, K. Parr, NineStar Press
  • Swipe Right for Murder, Derek Milman, JIMMY Patterson Books, an imprint of Little, Brown & Company, a division of Hachette Book Group
  • Tank Baby, Iza Moreau, Black Bay Books
  • Tarnished Are the Stars, Rosiee Thor, Scholastic
  • Technically, You Started It, Lana Wood Johnson, Scholastic
  • Toll, Neal Shusterman, S&S Books for Young Readers
  • Trans+: Love, Sex, Romance, and Being You, Kathryn Gonzales and Karen Rayne, Magination Press
  • Troublemaker for Justice: The Story of Bayard Rustin, the Man Behind the March on Washington, Jacqueline Houtman, Michael G. Long, Walter Naegle, City Lights Publishers
  • The Truth Is, NoNieqa Ramos, Lerner Publishing Group/Carolrhoda Lab
  • We are Lost and Found, Helene Dunbar, Sourcebooks Fire
  • We Set the Dark on Fire, Tehlor Kay Mejia, HarperCollins/Katherine Tegen
  • What Happens When, Samantha Boyette, Bold Strokes Books
  • What Riley Wore, Elana K. Arnold, Beach Lane Books
  • When Aidan Became a Brother, Kyle Lukoff, Lee and Low Books
  • Where the Heart Is, Jo Knowles, Candlewick Press
  • Wild and Crooked, Leah Thomas, Bloomsbury Publishing/Bloomsbury YA
  • Wilder Girls, Rory Power, Delacorte Press
  • Yay! You’re Gay! Now What?: A Gay Boy’s Guide to Life, Riyadh Khalaf, Frances Lincoln Children’s Books
  • You Asked for Perfect, Laura Silverman, Sourcebooks Fire
  • You Be You!: The Kid’s Guide to Gender, Sexuality, and Family, Jonathan Branfman, ill Julie Benbassat, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Ziggy, Stardust and Me, James Brandon, G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers

LGBTQ COMICS

  • Are You Listening, Tillie Walden, First Second Books, an imprint of Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group
  • Bad Gateway, Simon Hanselmann, Fantagraphics Books
  • Blood Lust & Bonnets, Emily McGovern, Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Bloom, Kevin Panetta (writer), Savanna Ganucheau (artist), Calista Brill (editor), Macmillan Publishers/ First Second Books
  • Bury the Lede, Written by Gaby Dunn; Illustrated by Claire Roe with Miquel Muerto, BOOM! Studios
  • CARLITO, Carlo Quispe, Paper Rocket Mini Comics
  • Cannonball, Kelsey Wroten, Uncivilized Books
  • Chronin Volume 1: The Knife at Your Back, Alison Wilgus, Tor Books
  • Chronin Volume 2: The Sword in Your Hand, Alison Wilgus, Tor Books
  • Death Threat, Vivek Shraya and Ness Lee, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Grease Bats, Archie Bongiovanni, BOOM! Box an imprint of BOOM! Studios
  • Harley Quinn: Breaking Glass, Author: Mariko Tamaki, Artist: Steve Pugh, DC
  • If I Could Reach You 1, tMnR, Kodansha Comics
  • Is This How You See Me?, Jaime Hernandez, Fantagraphics Books
  • Kiss Number 8, Colleen AF Venable (author), Ellen T. Crenshaw (artist), Macmillan Publishers/ First Second
  • Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me, Mariko Tamaki (author), Rosemary Valero-O’Connell (artist), Calista Brill (editor), Macmillan Publishers/ First Second
  • Live Oak, With Moss, Walt Whitman (editor), Brian Selznick (illustrator), Tamar Brazis (editor), Courtney Code (editor), Abrams ComicArts,
  • Moonstruck, Vol. 2: Some Enchanted Evening, Grace Ellis, Shae Beagle, Image Comics
  • Murder with a Double Major, De Lis, S&JT Publications
  • The Poe Clan Vol. 1, Moto Hagio, Fantagraphics Books
  • Some Strange Disturbances, Craig Hurd-McKenney, Headless Shakespeare Press
  • Something Like Summer: Volume One, Jay Bell, Cassy Fallon, Jay Bell Books
  • Theater of Terror! Revenge of the Queers, Justin Hall and William O. Tyler, Northwest Press

LGBTQ DRAMA

  • A Body in the O: Performances and Stories, Tim Miller, University of Wisconsin Press
  • The Amateurs, Jordan Harrison, Samuel French, Inc.
  • Always Plenty Of Light At The Starlight All Night Diner, Darcy Parker Bruce, Performed at the Know Theatre of Cincinatti
  • Become The One, Adam Fawcett, Lab Kelpie Press
  • Body Politic, Nick Green, Playwrights Canada Press
  • The Chaos Theory of Now, Jennifer Joy Pawlitschek, Perfromed at Theatre for the New City
  • Choir Boy, Tarell Alvin McCraney, Theatre Communications Group
  • Click, Jacqueline Goldfinger, Simpatico Theatre
  • Dr. Ride’s American Beach House, Liza Birkenmeier, Ars Nova
  • The Final Say, Meryl Cohn, Performed at Strident Theatre
  • The Gay Divorce Play, Carson Ash Beker and Nicole Jost, Performed at Potrero Stage
  • Harry Clarke, David Cale, Samuel French, Inc.
  • Head Over Heels, Music by the Go-Go’s. Conception and Original Book by Jeff Whitty. Adapted by James Magruder, Broadway Licensing
  • Hurricane Diane, Madeleine George, Samuel French, Inc.
  • The Last Thing I’ll Ever Write (Part One), Adam Lauver, Plays Inverse Press
  • Legislating Love: The Everett Klippert Story, Play by Natalie Meisner, with Directors Notes by Jason Mehmel, and Essays by Kevin Allen, and Tereasa Maillie, University of Calgary Press
  • Lewiston/Clarkston, Samuel D. Hunter, Samuel French, Inc.
  • Line of Sight, Shannon TL Kearns, Performed at Uprising Theatre Company
  • Nonsense and Beauty, Scott C. Sickles, Performed at the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis
  • “One Dyke’s Theater” – Selected Plays, 1975 – 2014, Terry Baum, EXIT Press
  • OSCAR at The Crown, Created by Mark Mauriello; Music and Lyrics by Andrew Barret Cox, The Neon Coven
  • Roz and Ray, Karen Hartman, Samuel French, Inc.
  • Secret Identity, Chris Weikel, The Other Side of Silence (TOSOS)
  • Siwayul (Heart of a Womxn), Xemiyulu Manibusan Tapepechul, Self-published
  • To Let Go and Fall, Harrison David Rivers, Performed at Theater Latte Da of Minneapolis
  • Tubstrip, Jerry Douglas, Chelsea Station Editions
  • (Un)Documents, Jesús I. Valles, Performed at Vortex Repertory Theatre
  • Unholy, Diane Flacks, Playwrights Canada Press

LGBTQ EROTICA

  • All She Wants, Larkin Rose, Bold Strokes Books
  • Assist (Pucks & Rainbows Book 2), L.A. Witt, Self-published
  • Best Lesbian Erotica of the Year, Volume 4, Sinclair Sexsmith, Cleis Press
  • Chronicles Of The Mighty And The Fallen (an m/m erotic-romantic fantasy), Richard McHenry, BookLocker.com, Inc.
  • Escape to Pleasure: Lesbian Travel Erotica, Edited by Sandy Lowe and Victoria Villasenor, Bold Strokes Books
  • I Will, Through the Veil: Gay Mormon Porn, Johnny Townsend, BookLocker.com
  • The Greatest Liar, Trans Fiction With A Purpose, Alexandra Rios, Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing
  • Laid Bare – A collection of erotic lesbian stories, Astrid Ohletz and Jae, Ylva Publishing
  • Lord of the Senses, Vikram Kolmannskog, Team Angelica Publishing
  • Lot’s Wife: An Erotic Novella, Rosalind Chase, Under Hill Press
  • Model Behavior, MJ Williamz, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Shape of the Earth, Gary Garth McCann, Bold Strokes Books
  • Want Me, Neve Wilder, Self-published
  • Whore Foods, LA Warman, Inpatient Press
  • Wild Rides ad Other Lesbian Erotic Adventures, Sacchi Green, Dirt Road Books, Inc.
  • Xeni: A Marriage of Inconvenience, Rebekah Weatherspoon , Editor, Tara Scott, Self-published

LGBTQ NONFICTION

  • A Year Without a Name: A Memoir, Cyrus Grace Dunham, Edited by Jean Garnett, Little, Brown and Company
  • The A-Z of Gender and Sexuality: From Ace to Ze, Morgan Lev Edward Holleb, Heachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • All We Knew But Couldn’t Say, Joanne Vannicola, Dundurn
  • An Army of Lovers, Women’s Music of the ’70s and ’80s, Jamie Anderson, Bella Books
  • Becoming Dangerous: Witchy Femmes, Queer Conjurers, and Magical Rebels, Katie West and Jasmine Elliott, Weiser Books
  • Blood Criminals: Living with HIV in 21st Century America., Jonathan W. Thurston, Weasel Press
  • Bloodflowers: Rotimi Fani-Kayode, Photography, and the 1980s, W. Ian Bourland, Duke University Press
  • The Bodies of Others: Drag Dances and Their Afterlives, Selby Wynn Schwartz, University of Michigan Press
  • Buying Gay: How Physique Entrepreneurs Sparked a Movement, David K. Johnson, Columbia University Press
  • Drag: Combing Your Way through the Big Wigs of Show Business, Frank DeCaro, Rizzoli New York/Universe
  • Drag: The Complete Story, Simon Doonan, Laurence King Publishing
  • The Drama of Celebrity, Sharon Marcus, Princeton University Press
  • Dying to Be Normal: Gay Martyrs and the Transformation of American Sexual Politics, Brett Krutzsch, Oxford University Press
  • Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life, Louise Aronson, Bloomsbury
  • Fag Hags, Divas and Moms: The Legacy of Straight Women in the AIDS Community, Victoria Noe, King Company Publishing
  • Fat, Pretty, and Soon to Be Old, Kimberly Dark, AK Press
  • Finding Meaning: The Sixth Stage of Grief, David Kessler, Scribner
  • Gender Identity, Sexuality, and Autism: Voices from Across the Spectrum, Eva A Mendes & Meredith R Maroney, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Global City Futures: Desire and Development in Singapore, Natalie Oswin, University of Georgia Press
  • Honeypot: Black Southern Women Who Love Women, E. Patrick Johnson, Duke University Press
  • How To Be A Drag Queen – A guidebook for female drag queens & emerging drag artists, Brandi Amara Skyy, Haus of Duende
  • The Hub of the Gay Universe: An LGBTQ History of Boston, Provincetown, and Beyond, Russ Lopez, Shawmut Peninsula Press
  • In the Dream House, Carmen Maria Machado, Graywolf Press
  • Indecent Advances: A Hidden History of True Crime and Prejudice Before Stonewall, James Polchin, Counterpoint Press
  • It’s A Fabulous Morning! My Interviews With Fascinating People in the LGBTQ World, Pearse Murray and Mark S. Bonham, Bonham & Co. INc.
  • Love Falls on Us: A Story of American Ideas and African LGBT Lives, Robbie Corey-Boulet, Zed Books
  • Love and Resistance: Out of the Closet and into the Stonewall Era, ed. Jason Baumann, W. W. Norton & Company
  • Misfit: autistic. gay. immigrant. changemaker., Andreas Souvaliotis (author), Doubleday Canada
  • Muhammad: Forty Introductions, Michael Muhammad Knight, Soft Skull Press
  • On the End of Privacy: Dissolving Boundaries in a Screen-Centric World, Richard E. Miller, University of Pittsburgh Press
  • Out of the Shadows, Walt Odets, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • Pride: The LGBTQ+ Rights Movement, Christopher Measom, Sterling Publishing
  • Pride Leadership: Strategies for the LGBTQ+ Leader to be the King or Queen of their Jungle, Dr. Steven R. Yacovelli, Publish Your Purpose Press
  • Queering the Tarot, Cassandra Snow, Weiser Books
  • The Seven Necessary Sins for Women and Girls, Mona Eltaway, Beacon Press
  • Soar, Adam, Soar, Rick Prashaw, Dundurn
  • Teacher Gender and Sexuality at School: Letters to Teachers, Tara Goldstein, Routledge Taylor and Francis Group
  • Tell Me About It: LGBTQ Secrets, Confessions and Life Stories, St Sukie de la Croix & Owen Keehnen, Rattling Good Yarns Press
  • Textual Activism, Rabbi Mike Moskowitz, Congregation Beit Simchat Torah
  • They/Them/Their: A Guide to Nonbinary and Genderqueer Identities, Eris Young, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Unsung America: Immigrant Trailblazers And Our Fight For Freedom, Prerna Lal, Mango Media
  • We Are Everywhere: Protest, Power, and Pride in the History of Queer Liberation, Matthew Riemer and Leighton Brown, Ten Speed Press, Penguin Random House
  • We’ve Been Here All Along: Wisconsin’s Early Gay History, R. Richard Wagner, Wisconsin Historical Society Press
  • When Brooklyn Was Queer: A History, Hugh Ryan, St. Martin’s Press
  • Why I Sued The Bible Publishers, Bradley Fowler, MA,MSc., Construction eMarketing
  • Why Karen Carpenter Matters, Karen Tongson, University of Texas Press

LGBTQ SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY/HORROR

  • A Cathedral Of Myth And Bone, Kat Howard, Simon & Schuster / Saga Press
  • A Choir Of Lies, Alexandra Rowland, Simon & Schuster / Saga Press
  • A Crown of Iron & Silver, Hailey Turner, Self Published
  • A Song For A New Day, Sarah Pinsker, Berkley/Penguin Random House
  • A Spectral Hue, Craig Laurance Gidney, Word Horde
  • Accidental Prophet, Bud Gundy, Bold Strokes Books
  • All City, Alex DiFrancesco, Seven Stories Press
  • Amnesty, Lara Elena Donnelly, Tor Books
  • Angel on My Corner, Kyle Scafide, Self-published
  • Apple Boy (The Quiet Work#1), Isobel Starling, Decent Fellows Press
  • The Ascent to Godhood, JY Yang, Tor.com Publishing
  • The Binding: A Novel, Bridget Collins, HarperCollins Publishers / William Morrow
  • Black Flag: Safe Passage, Rachel Ford, Self-published
  • BLACK LEOPARD, RED WOLF, Marlon James, Riverhead Books
  • Blood of the Pack, Jenny Frame, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Book of Flora, Meg Elison, 47 North
  • Bright Spark, Alex Silver, ATS Publications
  • Brobots: The Complete Source Code, Trevor Barton, Beaten Track Publishing
  • The City in the Middle of the Night, Charlie Jane Anders, Tor Books
  • Craven Street, E.J. Stevens, Sacred Oaks Press
  • Daughter of Fire: The Darkness Rising, Karen Frost, Ylva Publishing
  • Dead Man Stalking, TA Moore, Dreamspinner Press
  • The Deep, Rivers Solomon, Simon & Schuster / Saga Press
  • Empress of Forever, Max Gladstone, Tor Book
  • Escaping Exodus: A Novel, Nicky Drayden, Harper Voyager
  • The Face in the Marsh, Elizabeth Hirst, Renaissance
  • False Bingo, Jac Jemc, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • False Horizons, CJ Birch, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Female Complex (Mason World Series: The Complex Collection), Leif Mason, KDP
  • The Final Days Of  Magic, J.D. Horn, Amazon Publishing/47North
  • The Future of Another Timeline, Annalee Newitz, Tor Books
  • Gamechanger, L. X. Beckett, Tor Books
  • Ghosts of Blood and Bone, Marcus James, Midnight Choir Press
  • Gideon the Ninth, Tamsyn Muir, Tor.com Publishing
  • The Hanged Man, K.D. Edwards, Pyr
  • Her Silhouette, Drawn in Water, Vylar Kaftan, Tor.com Publishing
  • Homesick: Stories, Nino Cipri, Dzanc Books
  • The House, Eden Darry, Bold Strokes Books
  • Hunger and the Green: A Peridot Novella, R.J. Theodore, Creative Jay
  • Imperfect Commentaries, Ruthanna Emrys, Lethe Press
  • Ingenious, Barrie Farris, Amazon Publishing
  • Inheritors of Chaos, Barbara Ann Wright, Bold Strokes Books
  • Jacked Cat Jive, Rhys Ford, Dreamspinner Press [DSP Pub]
  • The King’s Dragon (Fire and Valor Book One), W.M. Fawkes & Sam Burns, FlickerFox Books, LLC
  • The Light Brigade, Kameron Hurley, Simon & Schuster / Saga Press
  • The Luminous Dead: A Novel, Caitlin Starling, Harper Voyager
  • Luna: Moon Rising, Ian McDonald, Tor Books
  • Lunar Eclipse, Gun Brooke, Bold Strokes Books
  • Magic for Liars, Sarah Gailey, Tor Books
  • Master of Restless Shadows Book One, Ginn Hale, Blind Eye Books
  • The Melting Queen, Bruce Cinnamon, NeWest Press
  • Miranda in Milan, Katherine Duckett, Tor.com Publishing
  • The Monster of Elendhaven, Jennifer Giesbrecht, Tor.com Publishing
  • The Mythic Dream, Dominik Parisien and Navah Wolfe, Simon & Schuster / Saga Press
  • Not Your Average Love Spell, Barbara Ann Wright, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Perfect Assassin, K. A. Doore, Tor Books
  • The Priory of the Orange Tree, Samantha Shannon, Bloomsbury Publishing
  • The Rampant, Julie C. Day, Aqueduct Press
  • Ripples & Waves, L.A. Witt, Self-Published
  • Royal Captive, Shannon West, Painted Hearts Publishing
  • The Sci-Fi Story With the Cat in It, Melissa Fondakowski, Melissa Fondakowski
  • Shadowrun: Makeda Red, Jennifer Brozek, Catalyst Game Labs
  • Shinigami (Takamagahara Monogatari Book 2), Xia Xia Lake, Self published
  • Silver in the Wood, Emily Tesh, Tor.com Publishing
  • Sisters of the Vast Black, Lina Rather, Tor.com Publishing
  • The Sol Majestic, Ferrett Steinmetz, Tor Books
  • Sooner or Later Everything Falls into the Sea: Stories, Sarah Pinsker, Small Beer Press
  • The Sovereign of Psiere (Mystery of the Makers book 1) Makers, K. Aten, Regal Crest Enterprises
  • The Stealth Lovers, Cait Gordon, Renaissance
  • Stories To Sing In The Dark, Matthew Bright, Lethe Press
  • The Taking, Celeste Castro, Bella Books
  • This Is How You Lose The Time War, Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone, Simon & Schuster / Saga Press
  • Thorn, Anna Burke, Bywater Books
  • To Be Taught, If Fortunate: A Novella, Becky Chambers, Harper Voyager
  • Treason, Gun Brooke, Bold Strokes Books
  • Two Dark Moons (Sãoni Cycle, #1), Avi Silver, Molewhale Press
  • Uninvited, Jane C. Esther, Bold Strokes Books
  • Wake Siren, Nina Maclaughlin, Farrar Straus and Giroux
  • The Warrior Moon, K Arsenault Rivera, Tor Books
  • Where Oblivion Lives: A Los Nefilim Novel, T. Frohock, Harper Voyager
  • Who Killed Buster Sparkle?, John W. Bateman, Unsolicited Press
  • Wolf, Chris Fenwick, Hellbender Books, Sunbury Press, Inc.

LGBTQ STUDIES

  • After Queer Studies: Literature, Theory and Sexuality in the 21st Century, Edited by Tyler Bradway , E. L. McCallum, Cambridge University Press
  • All Our Trials: Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence, Emily L. Thuma, University of Illinois Press
  • Archiving an Epidemic: Art, AIDS, and the Queer Chicanx Avant-Garde, Robb Hernández, New York University Press
  • Art after Stonewall: 1969-1989, Jonathan Weinberg, Rizzoli New York/Rizzoli Electa
  • Asexual Erotics: Intimate Readings of Compulsory Sexuality, Ela Przybylo, The Ohio State University Press
  • Before Queer Theory: Victorian Aestheticism and the Self, Dustin Friedman, Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Beside You in Time: Sense Methods and Queer Sociabilities in the American Nineteenth Century, Elizabeth Freeman, Duke University Press
  • The Body of Work: John Rechy’s Sensual Poetics, Michael Bucher, Universitätsverlag Winter GmbH
  • The Book of Minor Perverts: Sexology, Etiology, and the Emergences of Sexuality, Benjamin Kahan, The University of Chicago Press
  • Camp TV: Trans Gender Queer Sitcom History, Quinlan Miller, Duke University Press
  • Categorically Famous: Literary Celebrity and Sexual Liberation in 1960s America, Guy Davidson, Stanford University Press
  • Expanding the Rainbow: Exploring the Relationships of Bi+, Polyamorous, Kinky, Ace, Intersex, and Trans People, Brandy Simula, J.E. Sumerau, Andrea Miller, Brill / Sense
  • Families in Transition: Parenting Gender Diverse Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults, Arlene Istar Lev and Andrew R. Gottlieb, Harrington Park Press
  • Fragmented Citizens: The Changing Landscape of Gay and Lesbian Lives, Stephen M. Engel, New York University Press
  • Frottage: Frictions of Intimacy across the Black Diaspora, Keguro Macharia, New York University Press
  • Her Neighbor’s Wife: A History of Lesbian Desire Within Marriage, Lauren Jae Gutterman, University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Imperial Physique, JH Phrydas, Punctum Books
  • Insurgent Aesthetics: Security and the Queer Life of the Forever War, Ronak K. Kapadia, Duke University Press
  • Introduction to Transgender Studies, Ardel Haefele-Thomas, Harrington Park Press
  • Kenyan, Christian, Queer: Religion, LGBT Activism, and Arts of Resistance in Africa, Adriaan van Klinken, Penn State University Press
  • LGBTI Rights in Turkey: Sexuality and the State in the Middle East, Fait Muedini, Cambridge University Press
  • Men in Place: Trans Masculinity, Race, and Sexuality in America, Miriam J. Abelson, University of Minnesota Press
  • Men without Maps: Some Gay Males of the Generation before Stonewall, John Ibson, The University of Chicago Press
  • Out in Time: The Public Lives of Gay Men from Stonewall to the Queer Generation, Perry N. Halkitis, Oxford University Press
  • The Outside Thing: Modernist Lesbian Romance, Hannah Roche, Columbia University Press
  • Pier Groups: Art and Sex Along the New York Waterfront, Jonathan Weinberg, Penn State University Press
  • Politicizing Sex in Contemporary Africa: Homophobia in Malawi, Ashley Currier, Cambridge University Press
  • Precious and Adored: The Love Letters of Rose Cleveland and Evangeline Simpson Whipple, 1890-1918, Lizzie Ehrenhalt, Tilly Laskey, Minnesota Historical Society Press
  • Queer Faith: Reading Promiscuity and Race in the Secular Love Tradition, Melissa E. Sanchez, New York University Press
  • Queer Studies: Beyond Binaries, Bruce Henderson, Harrington Park Press
  • Queer Times, Black Futures, Kara Keeling, New York University Press
  • Queer Troublemakers: The Poetics of Flippancy, Prudence Bussey-Chamberlain, Bloomsbury
  • Queer Ventennio: Italian Fascism, Homoerotic Art, and the Nonmodern in the Modern, John Gerard Champagne, Peter Lang International Academic Publishers
  • Queering Black Atlantic Religions: Transcorporeality in Candomblé, Santería and Vodou, Roberto Strongman, Duke University Press
  • Raw: PrEP, Pedagogy, and the Politics of Barebacking, Ricky Varghese, University of Regina Press
  • Reading Sideways: The Queer Politics of Art in Modern American Fiction, Dana Seitler, Fordham University Press
  • Ricanness: Enduring Time in Anticolonial Performance, Sandra Ruiz, New York University Press
  • Rocking the Clsoet: How Little Richard, Johnnie Ray, Liberace, and Johnny Mathis Queered Pop Music, Vincent L. Stephens, University of Illinois Press
  • Salvific Manhood: James Baldwin’s Novelization of Male Intimacy, Ernest L. Gibson III, University of Nebraska Press
  • Scorpio Rising: A Queer Film Classic, R.L. Cagle, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Screw Consent: A Better Politics of Sexual Justice, Joseph J. Fischel, University of California Press
  • Sex, Sexuality, & Trans Identities: Clinical Guidance for Psychotherapists and Counselors, Edited by Gary J Jacobson, LCSW; Jan C Niemira, LCSW; Karalyn Violeta, LCSW, Jean Garnett, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • She/He/They/Me: For the Sisters, Misters, and Binary Resisters, Robyn Ryle, Sourcebooks
  • Shimmering Images: Trans Cinema, Embodiment, and the Aesthetics of Change, Eliza Steinbock, Duke University Press
  • Someone: The Pragmatics of Misfit Sexualities, from Colette to Hervé Guibert, Michael Lucey, The University of Chicago Press
  • Terrorizing Gender Transgender Visibility and the Surveillance Practices of the U.S. Security State, Mia Fischer, University of Nebraska Press
  • Trans Exploits: Trans of Color Cultures and Technologies in Movement, Jian Neo Chen, Duke University Press
  • Transgender Sex Work & Society, Larry Nuttbrock, Harrington Park Press
  • Video Games Have Always Been Queer, Bonnie Ruberg, New York University Press
  • What’s the Use?: On the Uses of Use, Sara Ahmed, Duke University Press
  • Work!: A Queer History of Modeling, Elspeth H. Brown, Duke University Press

TRANSGENDER FICTION

  • 10 Minutes and 38 Seconds in This Strange World, Elif Shafak, Bloomsbury
  • A Wolf in Women’s Clothing, Wendi Bear, Also I Hate Donuts
  • Continental Divide, Alex Myers, University of New Orleans Press
  • Earnest Ink, Alex Hall, NineStar Press
  • Frankissstein: a love story, Jeanette Winterson, Grove Atlantic/Grove Press
  • Fringe: a collective of short stories from the mind of Daywalker, Daywalker Burill, author; Cecilia Bizzoco, editor, Green Frog Publishing
  • Half Moon Street, Alex Reeve, Felony & Mayhem Press
  • The Heart of the Matter, E J Shelley, Self-published
  • Honey Walls, Bones McKay, McKay & Gray Publications
  • Little Blue Encyclopedia (for Vivian), Hazel Jane Plante, Metonymy Press
  • Little Ms. Who?, S Neff, Painted Hearts Publishing
  • Learning to Roar, Hafren Evan, Hafren Evan via Kindle Direct/Amazon
  • Penetration Test (The Phisher King Book 3), Thursday Euclid & Clancy Nacht (Authors), Eine Kleine Press
  • Poet, Prophet, Fox: the Tale of Sinnach the Seer, M.Z. McDonnell, Moose Maple Press (self-published)
  • Shine of the Ever, Claire Rudy Foster, Interlude Press
  • The Trans Space Octopus Congregation, Bogi Takács, Lethe
  • Transcendent 4: The Year’s Best Transgender Speculative Fiction 2018, Bogi Takács (ed.), Lethe

TRANSGENDER NONFICTION

  • Accidentally Gay, Lucky and Wolsey Bradley, Edited by Lori Perkins, Riverdale Avenue Books
  • America Through Transgender Eyes, J.E. Sumerau & Lain Mathers, Rowman & Littlefield
  • Females, Andrea Long Chu, Verso Books
  • Happier as a Woman: Transforming Friendships, Transforming Lives, Martina Giselle Ramirez & Alicia Partnoy, Cleis Press
  • Hatred of Translation, Nathanaël, Nightboat Books
  • I Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl’s Notes from the End of the World, Kai Cheng Thom
  • Laurel, Tyler Mendelsohn, Ink Press Productions
  • Life Isn’t Binary: On Being Both, Beyond, and InBetween, Meg-John Barker & Alex Iantaffi, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Love Lives Here: A Story of Thriving in a Transgender Family, Amanda Jetté Knox, Penguin Random House Canada/Viking Canada
  • None of Us is Yet a Robot: Five Performances on Gender Identity and the Politics of Transition, Emma Frankland, Oberon Books
  • Original Plumbing: Ten Years of Trans Male Culture, edited by Amos Mac and Rocco Kayiatos, The Feminist Press
  • OtherWise Christian: A Guidebook for Transgender Liberation, Mx Chris Paige, OtherWise Engaged Publishing
  • Psychopomps, Alex DiFrancesco, The Accomplices
  • Real Queer America: LGBT Stories from Red States, Samantha Allen, Edited by Jean Garnett, Little, Brown and Company
  • Rebent Sinner, Ivan Coyote, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • The Reflective Workbook for Partners of Transgender People: Your Transition as Your Partner Transitions, D.M. Maynard, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story, Jacob Tobia, Penguin Publishing Group/ G.P. Putnam’s Sons
  • Sorted: Growing Up, Coming Out, and Finding My Place, Jackson Bird, Simon & Schuster/ Tiller Press
  • Theorizing Transgender Identity for Clinical Practice: A New Model for Understanding Gender, S.J. Langer, Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • This One Looks Like A Boy: My Gender Journey to Life as a Man, Lorimer Shenher, Greystone Books
  • Time Is the Thing A Body Moves Through, T Fleischmann, Coffee House Press
  • Trans Power: Own Your Gender, Juno Roche, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Transcending: Trans Buddhist Voices, Kevin Manders and Elizabeth Marston, North Atlantic Books
  • Transgender Cinema, Rebecca Bell-Metereau, Rutgers University Press
  • Transgressive: A Trans Woman on Gender, Feminism, and Politics, Rachel Anne Williams, Hachette UK/ Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • We Both Laughed in Pleasure: The Selected Diaries of Lou Sullivan, Lou Sullivan, edited by Ellis Martin & Zach Ozma, Nightboat Books

TRANSGENDER POETRY

  • A Bony Framework for the Tangible Universe, D. Allen, The Operating System — Kin(d) Texts & Projects
  • Advantages of Being Evergreen, Oliver Baez Bendorf, Cleveland State University Poetry Center
  • Algorithmic Shape Shifting, Bogi Takács, Aqueduct Press
  • And Then I Got Fired: One Transqueer’s Reflections on Grief, Unemployment & Inappropriate Jokes About Death, J Mase III, Self Published
  • Belated Bris of the Brainsick, Lucas Crawford, Nightwood Editions
  • The Black Condition ft. Narcissus, jayy dodd, Nightboat Books
  • Black Dog Drinking from an Outdoor Pool, Zach Ozma, Sibling Rivalry Press
  • The Criminal: The Invisibility of Parallel Forces, Max Wolf Valerio, EOAGH Books
  • Disintegrate/Dissociate, Arielle Twist, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Extratransmission, Andrea Abi-Karam, Kelsey Street Press
  • Gender Flytrap, Zoë Estelle Hitzel, Sundress Publications
  • Hotel Alexander, Rebekah Morgan, House of Vlad
  • HULL, Xandria Phillips, Nightboat Books
  • Hymnswitch, Ali Blythe, Goose Lane Editions
  • I Can Hear You, Can You Hear Me?, Nolan Natasha, Invisible Publishing
  • I’m Alive. It Hurts. I Love It., Joshua Jennifer Espinoza, Big Lucks Books
  • Luxury, Blue Lace, S. Brook Corfman, Autumn House Press
  • Meet Me There: Normal Sex & Home in three days. Don’t wash., Samuel Ace, Belladonna*
  • Our Weather Our Sea, Samuel Ace, Black Radish Books
  • Since I Moved In (new & revised), Trace Peterson, Chax Press
  • Space Struck, Paige Lewis, Sarabande Books
  • The Sting of It, A.J. Odasso, Tolsun Books
  • The Year of Blue Water, Yanyi; Foreword by Carl Phillips, Yale University Press
  • Turn and Face the Strange, Natasha Dennerstein (poetry) with Kaye Freeman (painting), Norfolk Press