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Once Upon a Time, There Was a Queen: Drag Queen Story Hour Herstory

We're talking about the history, queens, and headlines of drag queen story time organized for children at public libraries across the U.S.

50+ YA Books Starring Queer Girls Hitting Shelves in 2020

Topple your TBR with these 50+ YA books starring queer girls hitting shelves in 2020!

15 Of The Best LGBTQ Science Fiction Books

If you're in the mood for a ragtag spaceship crew or queer superheroes living their best lives, check out this list of the best LGBT science fiction books.

Most Anticipated LGBTQ Books of 2020

Looking to make your reading list a little more colorful? We've picked out some of our most anticipated lgbtq books of 2020 just for you. Check 'em out!

Kickstarter Spotlight: Be Gay, Do Comics

This week's Kickstarter spotlight project is The Nib's BE GAY, DO COMICS. Because when the world is bleak, the only thing that can save us are stories.

20 Queer YA Books For Your 2020 TBR

Ready to start your 2020 TBR list? Check out these 20 queer YA books with LGBTQ+ main characters coming out over the next year!

5 Bookish Activities to Pair with Watching VITA AND VIRGINIA

Planning on watching Vita and Virginia on Hulu? Already watched it? Here are some fun bookish activities for before, after, or during the film.

Shedding the Labels in Fiction and Life

"I didn’t want to stand out for the 'wrong' reasons. But I couldn’t escape the labels." Julian Winters on shedding, and writing about, labels.

Cover Reveal and Excerpt: THE HENNA WARS By Adiba Jaigirdar

Check out the cover and an exclusive excerpt from THE HENNA WARS, a debut YA novel by Book Riot contributor Adiba Jaigirdar!

10 Queer YA Fantasy Series For Your Next Marathon Read

These 10 queer YA fantasy series involve queer characters as well as entire queer fantasy worlds where homophobia doesn't even exist.

5 Fall 2019 Bisexual Girl and Lesbian YA to Add to Your Queer TBR

Looking to fill your fall 2019 reading with with queer girls in YA? Look no further than this list of awesome bisexual girl and lesbian YA books.

5 Books by Queer Korean Americans You Need in Your Life

The list of books by queer Korean Americans is slim but growing, and quite impressive. Check out these essential recent reads!

Authors and Librarians on Why Schools and Libraries Need LGBTQ+ Books

Book Riot speaks to authors and librarians on the importance of LGBTQ+ books in educational environments such as schools and libraries.

8 Books With Established F/F Relationships From The Start

No slow burn or will-she-won't-she here! Check out these excellent books and comics that feature established F/F relationships.

Show Your Appreciation for Queer Trailblazer Anne Lister with GENTLEMAN JACK Swag

Anne Lister, queer trailblazer and writer, is now immortalized in the TV show GENTLEMAN JACK, and in these pins, t-shirts, mugs, and more!