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Book awards: Publishing Triangle 100 Best Lesbian and Gay Novels

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The Alexandria Quartet by Lawrence Durrell
Another Country by James Baldwin
Aquamarine by Carol Anshaw
An Arrow's Flight: A Novel by Mark Merlis
Autobiography of a Family Photo by Jacqueline Woodson
The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein
Bastard out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison
The Beautiful Room Is Empty by Edmund White
The Berlin Stories by Christopher Isherwood
The Bostonians by Henry James
A Boy's Own Story by Edmund White
Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
The Changelings by Jo Sinclair
The Child Manuela by Christa Winsloe
The Children's Crusade by Rebecca Brown
Chéri by Colette
The City and the Pillar {original} by Gore Vidal
City of Night by John Rechy
Closer by Dennis Cooper
The Color Purple by Alice Walker
Concerning the Eccentricities of Cardinal Pirelli by Ronald Firbank
Confessions of a Mask by Yukio Mishima
The Confusions of Young Törless by Robert Musil
The Counterfeiters by André Gide
Dancer from the Dance by Andrew Holleran
Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather
Death in Venice and Seven Other Stories by Thomas Mann
Les Enfants Terribles by Jean Cocteau
Eustace Chisholm and the Works by James Purdy
The Exquisite Corpse by Alfred Chester
Father of Frankenstein by Christopher Bram
The Friendly Young Ladies by Mary Renault
Funny Boy by Shyam Selvadurai
The Gallery by John Horne Burns
The Gaudy Image by William Talsman
Gemini by Michel Tournier
Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin
Les Guérillères by Monique Wittig
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
Hell Has No Limits by José Donoso
The Immoralist by André Gide
In Search of Lost Time by Marcel Proust
In Thrall: A Novel by Jane DeLynn
Kiss of the Spider Woman by Manuel Puig
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
Lost Illusions by Honoré de Balzac
Lover by Bertha Harris
The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon by Tom Spanbauer
Maurice by E. M. Forster
The Member of the Wedding by Carson McCullers
Miss Peabody's Inheritance by Elizabeth Jolley
Moby Dick by Herman Melville
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
Mrs. Stevens Hears the Mermaids Singing by May Sarton
Myra Breckinridge by Gore Vidal
Naked Lunch by William S. Burroughs
Nightwood by Djuna Barnes
Olivia by Dorothy Bussy
On Strike Against God by Joanna Russ
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
Orlando: A Biography by Virginia Woolf
Other Voices, Other Rooms by Truman Capote
Our Lady of the Flowers by Jean Genet
Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov
Paradiso by José Lezama Lima
The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
Patience and Sarah by Isabel Miller
The Persian Boy by Mary Renault
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith
Rat Bohemia by Sarah Schulman
Ready to Catch Him Should He Fall by Neil Bartlett
Rene's Flesh by Virgilio Piñera
Riverfinger Women by Elana Nachman/Dykewomon
Rubyfruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown
The Satyricon by Petronius Arbiter
Sea of Tranquillity by Paul Russell
Sheeper by Irving Rosenthal
A Single Man by Christopher Isherwood
Sister Gin by June Arnold
Sita by Kate Millett
Special Friendships by Roger Peyrefitte
The Story of Harold by Terry Andrews
The Story of the Night by Colm Tóibín
The Swimming-Pool Library by Alan Hollinghurst
Therese and Isabelle by Violette Leduc
Three Lives by Gertrude Stein
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
Two Serious Ladies by Jane Bowles
A Visitation of Spirits by Randall Kenan
Was by Geoff Ryman
Wasteland by Jo Sinclair
The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe Hall
Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence
The Young and Evil by Charles Henri Ford
Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde

Award description

The Triangle's list of 100 best lesbian and gay novels was selected by a panel of submitted by our judges, including the lesbian and gay writers Dorothy Allison, David Bergman, Christopher Bram, Michael Bronski, Samuel Delany, Lillian Faderman, Anthony Heilbut, M.E. Kerr, Jenifer Levin, John Loughery, Jaime Manrique, Mariana Romo-Carmona, Sarah Schulman, and Barbara Smith.



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