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How a Small LGBTQ Bookstore Took the Internet By Storm

The Common Language Bookstore in Ann Arbor, MI, is staffed by three humans and one dog. When one of their customers shared their love of the shop, tumblr took notice.

8 of the Best M/M Romances For Your TBR

Eight M/M romances that are excellent examples of how some of romance's best writers are crafting engaging male/male love stories with complex characters.

12 Queer Webcomics You Can Read For Free Right Now

A selection of twelve queer webcomics you can read free, both completed and in progress, including slice-of-life, science fiction, fantasy, romance, and more.

Sapphic Books to Read While Listening to Hayley Kiyoko’s Expectations

In celebration of the full-length Hayley Kiyoko (of the Girls Like Girls music video) album of songs about being a woman who is attracted to other women, we rounded up some great sapphic books.

Genderqueerness in the Library

A reader recounts “Genderful! Exploring Gender Through Art,” presented by the Brooklyn Public Library, and writes about the impact and importance of events around genderqueerness in public libraries.

10 Books to Read If You Loved ‘Love, Simon’

AKA 10 amazing YA LGBTQ books to read if you loved 'Love, Simon'

Affirming Trans Books For Trans Visibility Day And Beyond

Uplifting books that affirm trans and queer identities.

LGBTQ+ Books That Actually Have a Happy Ending

Tired of books with queer characters ending in pain and heartbreak? Here is a list of some LGBTQ+ books that end on a positive note.

The Burning and Banning of an ANNIE ON MY MIND

Did you know Annie On My Mind, a lesbian YA novel published in 1982, was the first queer YA with a happy ending? It also has a fascinating history of being burned, banned, and challenged in court.

7 Must-Read Coming Out YA Novels: A Newbie’s Guide

New to queer coming out YA books? Here's a quick introduction and a list of 7 must-haves ranging from bisexual, gay, and lesbian identities.

Where To Start with Bi & Lesbian YA

So you've read Annie On My Mind and you have no idea which bi and lesbian YA books to read next! Here are 12 bi and lesbian young adult books to start with.

What We Say When We Market Queer Stories

In marketing queer stories to straight people, the book industry oftentimes hurts the readers who need those books the most.

Orange City Calls for Segregation of LGBTQ Books, Because That’s Not Banning, Right?

Because segregating, putting warning labels on, and limiting the purchase of LGBTQ books doesn't count as banning, right? (Please don't put the LGBTQ books in a closet.)

Reading Alice Austen, Lesbian Photographer

The life and essential readings on Alice Austen, a lesbian photographer from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

7 Fantastic Queer Sequels Coming in 2018

7 queer sequels coming in 2018 that you'll want to read immediately, from fantasy to historical fiction.