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Works (175)

Breakfast with Scot by Michael DowningLiterature, 2001
The Danish Girl by David EbershoffLiterature, 2001
The Night Listener by Armistead MaupinLiterature, 2001
The World in Us: Lesbian and Gay Poetry of the Next Wave by Michael LassellLiterature, 2001
Janet, My Mother, and Me: A Memoir of Growing Up with Janet Flanner and Natalia Danesi Murray by William MurrayNon-Fiction, 2001
Lesbian and Gay Voices: An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Literature for Children and Young Adults by Frances A DayNon-Fiction, 2001
Losing Matt Shepard by Beth LoffredaNon-Fiction, 2001
Pedro & Me: Friendship, Loss and What I Learned by Judd WinickNon-Fiction, 2001
Guess Again: Short Stories by Bernard CooperLiterature, 2002
The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things by J. T. LeRoyLiterature, 2002
Pages for You: A Novel by Sylvia BrownriggLiterature, 2002
Welsh Boys Too (Parthian Shorts) by John Sam JonesLiterature, 2002
Courting Justice: Gay Men and Lesbians v. the Supreme Court by Joyce MurdochNon-Fiction, 2002
How I Learned to Snap: A Small Town Coming-Out and Coming-of-Age Story by Kirk ReadNon-Fiction, 2002
Loss Within Loss: Artists in the Age of AIDS by Edmund WhiteNon-Fiction, 2002
The Stranger Next Door: The Story of a Small Community's Battle over Sex, Faith, and Civil Rights by Arlene SteinNon-Fiction, 2002
You're Not from Around Here, Are You?: A Lesbian in Small-Town America by Louise A. BlumNon-Fiction, 2002
At Swim, Two Boys by Jamie O'NeillLiterature, 2003
Fingersmith by Sarah WatersLiterature, 2003
The Lantern Bearers by Ronald FrameLiterature, 2003
Middlesex by Jeffrey EugenidesLiterature, 2003
Dress Codes: Of Three Girlhoods---My Mother's, My Father's, and Mine by Noelle HoweyNon-Fiction, 2003
Glenway Wescott Personally: A Biography by Jerry RoscoNon-Fiction, 2003
Rare and Commonplace Flowers: The Story of Elizabeth Bishop and Lota de Macedo Soares by Carmen L. OliveiraNon-Fiction, 2003
Sex-Crime Panic by Neil MillerNon-Fiction, 2003
The Cutting Room by Louise WelshLiterature, 2004
Keeping You a Secret by Julie Anne PetersLiterature, 2004
Lives of the Circus Animals: A Novel by Christopher BramLiterature, 2004
Southland by Nina RevoyrLiterature, 2004
Beautiful Shadow: A Life of Patricia Highsmith by Andrew WilsonNon-Fiction, 2004
Before Stonewall: Activists for Gay and Lesbian Rights in Historical Context by Vern L. BulloughNon-Fiction, 2004
Intertwined Lives: Margaret Mead, Ruth Benedict, and Their Circle by Lois W. BannerNon-Fiction, 2004
Ridiculous!: The Theatrical Life and Times of Charles Ludlam by David KaufmanNon-Fiction, 2004
I Am My Own Wife: A Play by Doug WrightLiterature, 2005
The Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst Literature, 2005
Luna by Julie Anne PetersLiterature, 2005
A Seahorse Year by Stacey D'ErasmoLiterature, 2005
Beyond Shame: Reclaiming the Abandoned History of Radical Gay Sexuality by Patrick MooreNon-Fiction, 2005
Both: A Portrait in Two Parts by Douglas CraseNon-Fiction, 2005
Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David SedarisNon-Fiction, 2005
Warrior Poet: A Biography of Audre Lorde by Alexis De VeauxNon-Fiction, 2005
Acqua Calda by Keith McDermottLiterature, 2006
The First Verse by Barry McCreaLiterature, 2006
Mother of Sorrows by Richard McCann Literature, 2006
The Wild Creatures by Sam D'AllesandroLiterature, 2006
My One-Night Stand With Cancer: A Memoir by Tania KatanNon-Fiction, 2006
Queer London by Matt HoulbrookNon-Fiction, 2006
The Secret Life of Oscar Wilde by Neil McKennaNon-Fiction, 2006
The Tragedy of Today's Gays by Larry KramerNon-Fiction, 2006
The Manny Files by Christian BurchLiterature, 2007
The Night Watch by Sarah WatersLiterature, 2007
Rose of No Man's Land by Michelle TeaLiterature, 2007
A Scarecrow's Bible by Martin HyattLiterature, 2007
Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights by Kenji YoshinoNon-Fiction, 2007
Gay Power: An American Revolution by David EisenbachNon-Fiction, 2007
Male-Male Intimacy in Early America: Beyond Romantic Friendships by William E BenemannNon-Fiction, 2007
Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son: A Memoir by Kevin JenningsNon-Fiction, 2007
Bow Grip by Ivan E. CoyoteLiterature, 2008
Dark Reflections by Samuel R. DelanyLiterature, 2008
The IHOP Papers by Ali LiebegottLiterature, 2008
The Indian Clerk by David LeavittLiterature, 2008
The Grand Surprise: The Journals of Leo Lerman by Leo LermanNon-Fiction, 2008
Mississippi Sissy by Kevin SessumsNon-Fiction, 2008
Transparent: Love, Family, and Living the T with Transgender Teenagers by Cris BeamNon-Fiction, 2008
Two Lives: Gertrude and Alice by Janet MalcolmNon-Fiction, 2008
The Conversion by Joseph OlshanLiterature, 2009
A Perfect Waiter by Alain Claude SulzerLiterature, 2009
The Sealed Letter by Emma DonoghueLiterature, 2009
Assisted Loving: True Tales of Double Dating with My Dad by Bob MorrisNon-Fiction, 2009
Sex Variant Woman: The Life of Jeanette Howard Foster by Joanne PassetNon-Fiction, 2009
Sweet Tea: Black Gay Men of the South (Caravan Book) by E. Patrick JohnsonNon-Fiction, 2009
Swish: My Quest to Become the Gayest Person Ever by Joel DerfnerNon-Fiction, 2009
Beauty Salon by Mario BellatinLiterature, 2010
God Says No by James HannahamLiterature, 2010
I Am Your Sister: Collected and Unpublished Writings of Audre Lorde by Audre LordeNon-Fiction, 2010
Barney Frank: The Story of America's Only Left-Handed, Gay, Jewish Congressman by Stuart WeisbergNon-Fiction, 2010
Black Bull, Ancestors and Me: My Life as a Lesbian Sangoma by Nkunzi Zandile NkabindeNon-Fiction, 2010
The Greeks and Greek Love: A Bold New Exploration of the Ancient World by James DavidsonNon-Fiction, 2010
10,000 Dresses by Marcus EwertChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2010
Daddy, Papa, and Me by Lesléa NewmanChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2010
Gay America : Struggle for equality by Linas AlsenasChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2010
Mommy, Mama, and Me by Lesléa NewmanChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2010
Sprout by Dale PeckChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2010
Holding Still for as Long as Possible by Zoe Whittall Literature, 2011
The More I Owe You: A Novel by Michael Sledge Literature, 2011
Probation by Tom Mendicino Literature, 2011
A Great Unrecorded History: A New Life of E. M. Forster by Wendy MoffatNon-Fiction, 2011
Just Kids by Patti Smith Non-Fiction, 2011
The Right to Be Out: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in America's Public Schools by Stuart Biegel Non-Fiction, 2011
Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward, Professor, Tattoo Artist, and Sexual Renegade by Justin Spring Non-Fiction, 2011
The Boy in the Dress by David WalliamsChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2011
Freaks and Revelations by Davida Wills HurwinChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2011
Love Drugged by James Klise Children & Young Adult Literature, 2011
Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John GreenChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2011
Annabel by Kathleen WinterLiterature, 2012
The Picture of Dorian Gray: An Annotated, Uncensored Edition by Oscar WildeLiterature, 2012; Non-Fiction, 2012
Remembrance of Things I Forgot by Bob SmithLiterature, 2012
The Temperamentals by Jon Marans Literature, 2012
Nina Here Nor There: My Journey Beyond Gender by Nick KriegerNon-Fiction, 2012
Persistence: All Ways Butch and Femme by Ivan E. Coyote Non-Fiction, 2012
Seeing Gertrude Stein: Five Stories by Wanda M. Corn Non-Fiction, 2012
a + e 4ever by Ilike MereyChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2012
Money Boy by Paul YeeChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2012
Pink by Lili Wilkinson Children & Young Adult Literature, 2012
With or Without You by Brian FarreyChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2012
The Absolutist by John Boyne Literature, 2013
Chulito: A Novel by Charles Rice-GonzalezLiterature, 2013
The Song of Achilles by Madeline MillerLiterature, 2013
The Unreal Life of Sergey Nabokov: A Novel by Paul Russell Literature, 2013
Eminent Outlaws: The Gay Writers Who Changed America by Christopher Bram Non-Fiction, 2013
When We Were Outlaws by Jeanne Cordova Non-Fiction, 2013
Why Are Faggots So Afraid of Faggots?: Flaming Challenges to Masculinity, Objectification, and the Desire to Conform by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore Non-Fiction, 2013
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? by Jeanette Winterson Non-Fiction, 2013
Drama by Raina TelgemeierChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2013
Gone, Gone, Gone by Hannah MoskowitzChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2013
October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard by Lesléa NewmanChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2013
Sparks: The Epic, Completely True Blue, (Almost) Holy Quest of Debbie by S. J. AdamsChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2013
Everything Begins and Ends at the Kentucky Club by Benjamin Alire Sáenz Literature, 2014
The Rebellion of Miss Lucy Ann Lobdell by William KlaberLiterature, 2014
A Strange and Separate People by Jon Marans Literature, 2014
Fairyland: A Memoir of My Father by Alysia Abbott Non-Fiction, 2014
A Little Gay History: Desire and Diversity Across the World by R. B. ParkinsonNon-Fiction, 2014
Better Nate Than Ever by Tim FederleChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2014
Branded by the Pink Triangle by Ken SetteringtonChildren & Young Adult Literature, 2014
Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan Children & Young Adult Literature, 2014
Frog Music by Emma DonoghueLiterature, 2015
My Real Children by Jo WaltonLiterature, 2015
The Two Hotel Francforts: A Novel by David Leavitt Literature, 2015
Charity and Sylvia: A Same-Sex Marriage in Early America by Rachel Hope Cleves Non-Fiction, 2015
Gay Berlin: Birthplace of a Modern Identity by Robert BeachyNon-Fiction, 2015
Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More by Janet Mock Non-Fiction, 2015
Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out by Susan Kuklin Children's and Young Adult Literature, 2015
I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy NelsonChildren’s and Young Adult Literature, 2015
Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress by Christine BaldacchinoChildren’s and Young Adult Literature, 2015
Apocalypse Baby by Virginie Despentes Literature, 2016
For Your Own Good by Leah HorlickLiterature, 2016
Jam on the Vine: A Novel by LaShonda Katrice Barnett Literature, 2016
Lum: A Novel by Libby Ware Literature, 2016
Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family by Amy Ellis Nutt Non-Fiction, 2016
The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle by Lillian Faderman Non-Fiction, 2016
Marie Equi: Radical Politics and Outlaw Passions by Michael HelquistNon-Fiction, 2016
Violence against Queer People: Race, Class, Gender, and the Persistence of Anti-LGBT Discrimination by Doug MeyerNon-Fiction, 2016
Sex is a Funny Word: A Book about Bodies, Feelings, and YOU by Cory SilverbergChildren's & Young Adult Literature, 2016
Wonders of the Invisible World by Christopher BarzakChildren's & Young Adult Literature, 2016
Beautiful Gravity: A Novel by Martin Hyatt Literature, 2017
DIG by Bryan Borland Literature, 2017
Guapa by Saleem HaddadLiterature, 2017
Hide by Matthew Griffin Literature, 2017
Not Straight, Not White: Black Gay Men from the March on Washington to the AIDS Crisis by Kevin Mumford Non-Fiction, 2017
One-Man Show: The Life and Art of Bernard Perlin by Michael Schreiber Non-Fiction, 2017
Rethinking Sexism, Gender, and Sexuality by Rethinking SchoolsNon-Fiction, 2017
Tomboy Survival Guide by Ivan CoyoteNon-Fiction, 2017
Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community by Robin StevensonChildren's & Young Adult Literature, 2017
Unbecoming by Jenny DownhamChildren's & Young Adult Literature, 2017
When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemoreChildren's & Young Adult Literature, 2017
As the Crow Flies by Melanie GillmanChildren’s and Young Adult Literature, 2018
Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity by C. Riley SnortonNon-Fiction, 2018
The Black Penguin by Andrew EvansNon-Fiction, 2018
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi LeeChildren’s and Young Adult Literature, 2018
LGBTQ Stats: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer People by the Numbers by Bennett SingerNon-Fiction, 2018
Marriage of a Thousand Lies by SJ SinduLiterature, 2018
A Place Called No Homeland by Kai Cheng ThomLiterature, 2018
Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World by Ashley Herring BlakeChildren’s and Young Adult Literature, 2019
Picture Us In The Light by Kelly Loy GilbertChildren’s and Young Adult Literature, 2019
The Best at It by Maulik PancholyChildren’s and Young Adult Literature, 2020
Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl's Notes from the End of the World by Kai Cheng ThomNon-Fiction, 2020
In the Dream House: A Memoir by Carmen Maria MachadoNon-Fiction, 2020
Like a Love Story by Abdi NazemianChildren’s and Young Adult Literature, 2020
Pet by Akwaeke EmeziChildren's and Young Adult Literature, 2020
Beetle & the Hollowbones by Aliza Layne2021
Darius the Great Deserves Better by Adib Khorram2021
Felix Ever After by Kacen CallenderChildren's and Youth's Literature, 2021
XOXY by Kimberly M. ZieselmanNon-Fiction, 2021
Grandad's Camper by Harry WoodgateLiterature, 2022
Punch Me Up To The Gods: A Memoir by Brian Broome2022