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LGBTQ+ Resources at the Library

Contemporary Fiction

Boys of Alabama

By Genevieve Hudson

Call Number: PS3608.U3455 B69 2020

Wild Geese

By Soula Emmanuel

Call Number: PR6105.M53 W55 2023


By James Frankie Thomas

Available for checkout in Friends Collection (Basement of Lilly)

Call Number: BX7799.5.T4 I3 2023

Real Life

By Brandon Taylor

Call Number: PS3620.A93534 R43 2020

Last Night at the Telegraph Club

By Malinda Lo

Call Number: PZ7.L778786 Las 2021

Plain Bad Heroines

By Emily M. Danforth

Call Number: PS3604.A5233 P53 2020

Also available as an eBook

The Thirty Names of Night

By Zeyn Joukhadar

Call Number: PS3610.O67925 T45 2021

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

By Ocean Vuong

Call Number: PS3622.U96 O52 2019

Also available as an eBook

Little Fish

By Casey Plett


You Exist Too Much

By Zaina Arafat

Call Number: PS3601.R33 Y68 2020

Something to Talk About

By Maryl Wilsner

Call Number: PS3623.I577777 S66 2020

Red, White and Royal Blue

By Casey McQuiston

Call Number: PS3613.C587545 R43 2019

Running with Lions

By Julian Winters


Dragging Mason County

By Curtis Campbell

Call Number: PZ7.1 .C3295 2023

Stuck with You

By 'Nathan Burgoine

Call Number: PZ7.1.B8747 St 2023


Meanwhile, Elsewhere: Science Fiction and Fantasy From Transgender Writers

Edited by Cat Fitzpatrick and Casey Plett

Call Number: PS508.T73 M43 2017

All Out: the No-Longer-Secret Stories of Kick-Ass Queer Teens

Edited by Saundra Mitchell

Call Number: PN6726 .B34 2020

Forget I Told You This

By Hilary Zaid

Call Number: PS3626.A62539 F67 2023

Jonny Appleseed

By Joshua Whitehead

Call Number: PR9199.4.W4745 J64 2018

Tips for Searching in the Catalog

The books on this guide are not an exhaustive list of the LGBTQ+ books in the library's collection. Try some of the subject headings below to find more queer contemporary fiction:

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