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Mightier Than the Sword: on Pen Names and LGBTQ+ Identities

A reader ruminates on the implications of pen names and what these names tell readers, particularly readers seeking #ownvoices LGBTQ+ works.

20 Books About Gender Identity, Fiction And Nonfiction

These books about gender identity explore the issues of gender essentialism and the struggles of those who seek a life as their true, beautiful selves.

3 More LGBQT+ YA Books to Read in 2019

There are so many excellent LGBTQ+ books coming out this year, we had to share even more 2019 queer YA books you need on your TBR.

25 Awesome 2019 Queer YA Books to Preorder Right Now

2019 is bringing us loads of YA books of all genres with queer characters. Here are queer YA books coming out in 2019 that you can pre-order right now.

Most Anticipated 2019 LGBTQ Reads

These 25 titles are some of our most anticipated 2019 LGBTQ books. Your TBR list just got a little longer! What would you add?

The Best Queer Books of 2018

Get in here and find out what Book Rioters' picks for the best queer books of 2018 were! We've got YA, middle grade, comics, and all sorts of genres!

2019 YA Books Starring Queer Girls

Prepare for a year of excellent, diverse books by packing your To-Be-Read list with these 2019 YA books starring queer girls!

Trans SFF for Transgender Day of Remembrance

Science fiction and fantasy by trans authors and about trans experiences, for Transgender Day of Remembrance.

KILLING TIME: The Most Controversial Star Trek Book Ever

Legend says that Pocket Books recalled this Star Trek novel for having too much queer subtext...but is it true? Click here to find out!

6 Great Books Featuring Bisexual Women in Relationships with Men

These 6 books about bisexual women in relationships with men, range from YA to romance to science fiction to fantasy to crime novels!

HallowQueen: A Queer Horror Roundup

It's almost Halloween...or Hallowqueen. So check out this fantastic and spooky selection of queer horror, gothic, and witchy books.

The Leader of a Religious Group Burned These LGBTQ Books — Let’s Buy Them!

The leader of a religious group in Iowa burned these LGBTQ kids books, so we've got an idea: let's go out and pick up copies of these excellent reads.

5 More Queer Book Characters I Would Totally Date (and Why)

Sadly, these queer literary crushes are doomed to be unrequited. Here are five queer book characters I would totally date anyway.

A New Kind of Bisexual Representation in Audrey Coulthurst’s YA Fantasy INKMISTRESS

One bisexual reader's experience finding a new kind of bisexual representation in queer YA fantasy novel INKMISTRESS by Audrey Coulthurst.

Cameron Post, Coming Out, and Me

Books didn't make me gay, that isn't a thing books can do. But books can help us realize things, and The Miseducation of Cameron Post helped me realize I was bisexual.