Our Best LGBTQ+ Fiction

From pioneering classics by James Baldwin and Jeanette Winterson to contemporary queer bestsellers from Alice Winn and whip-smart romantic comedy by Casey McQuiston, there is a wealth of wonderful LGBTQ+ fiction available and this is where you will find the very best.

Our Bestselling LGBTQ+ Fiction

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A Little Life
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Blue Sisters
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In Memoriam
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The Song of Achilles
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Legends & Lattes
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Call Me By Your Name
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The Talented Mr Ripley
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Greta and Valdin
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Shuggie Bain
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On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
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Mongrel
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Our Wives Under The Sea
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Evenings and Weekends
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The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida
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Bellies
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The New Life
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Our Best New LGBTQ+ Fiction

Private Rites
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Evenings and Weekends
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Mrs S
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Pole Position
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Bored Gay Werewolf
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Bellies
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I Will Greet the Sun Again
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Bury Your Gays
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Learned By Heart
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Cuckoo
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Little Rot
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Open Throat
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The Afterlife of Mal Caldera
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We Could Be Heroes
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Lucky Red
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Antiquity
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The Glow
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All the World Beside
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Queen B
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The Pairing
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Somewhere Beyond the Sea
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Our Evenings
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Brothersong
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Swordcrossed
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The Phoenix Keeper
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Compound Fracture
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Mammoth
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The Water Outlaws
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Small Rain
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You're The Problem, It's You
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Look Up, Handsome
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The Last Hour Between Worlds
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Blood on the Tide
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Man-Eating Typewriter
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Murray Hall
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Family Meal
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Tracing the love story between two WWI soldiers, In Memoriam is a luminous, heartbreaking meditation on the tragedies of war and the precious sanctuary that can be found in deep human connection.
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Giovanni's Room
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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Maurice
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Carol
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Middlesex
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Death in Venice And Other Stories
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Dancer from the Dance
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The Well of Loneliness
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Girl Meets Boy
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The Berlin Novels
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Queer
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The Swimming-Pool Library
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Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit
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Ready To Catch Him Should He Fall
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City of Night
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The City And The Pillar
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Award-Worthy Literary Fiction

In Memoriam
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Shuggie Bain
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Our Wives Under The Sea
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The Promise
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Days Without End
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Less
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Salt Slow
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The Great Believers
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The Death of Vivek Oji
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Love and Other Thought Experiments
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The Prophets
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What Belongs to You
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How Much of These Hills is Gold
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A Shock
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Guapa
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Lot
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Patsy
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Translated Fiction

Lie With Me
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Paradise Rot
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Boulder
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The Inseparables
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Love in the Big City
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We Had To Remove This Post
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Love Me Tender
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The End of Eddy
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Happy Stories, Mostly
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The Queens Of Sarmiento Park
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The Love of Singular Men
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Notes Of A Crocodile
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History of Violence
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To the Friend Who Did Not Save My Life
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Bolla
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The Gold-Rimmed Spectacles
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Concerning My Daughter
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The Thief's Journal
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Our Best LGBTQ+ Romance

In Memoriam
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The Song of Achilles
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The Priory of the Orange Tree
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Call Me By Your Name
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This is How You Lose the Time War
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Giovanni's Room
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Greta and Valdin
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Red, White & Royal Blue
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On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
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Mrs S
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Bellies
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The New Life
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Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit
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Frontier
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To Paradise
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Carol
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Iris Kelly Doesn't Date
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A Single Man
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Our Best Trans and Nonbinary Fiction

Girl, Woman, Other
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The Vanishing Half
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Tell Me I'm Worthless
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Detransition, Baby
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Nevada
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Paul Takes the Form of A Mortal Girl
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Kiss of the Spider Woman
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Bad Habit
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Wild Geese
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An Ordinary Wonder
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Sorrowland
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Summer Fun
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Never Was
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Confessions of the Fox
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Wrath Goddess Sing
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This Is How It Always Is
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Bringing together poems from Ocean Vuong, Kae Tempest, Elizabeth Bishop and many more seminal figures, this immersive anthology is a fascinating artistic document of how the queer discourse has shifted and progressed over the centuries.
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Our Best LGBTQ+ Poetry

Pillow Thoughts
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May Day
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Night Sky with Exit Wounds
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The Argonauts
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Time is a Mother
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Sister Outsider
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Howl, Kaddish and Other Poems
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Selected Poems
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C+NTO
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Crush
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Divisible by Itself and One
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Surge
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Postcolonial Love Poem
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That Reminds Me
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The Essential June Jordan
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Where Hope Comes From
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Vinegar Hill
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Our Best LGBTQ+ Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Song of Achilles
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This is How You Lose the Time War
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Her Majesty’s Royal Coven
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The Fifth Season
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The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet
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A Darker Shade of Magic
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Six Crimson Cranes
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The Left Hand of Darkness
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She Who Became the Sun
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Frontier
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Nevernight
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They (Faber Editions)
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The Jasmine Throne
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A Marvellous Light
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Kings of the Wyld
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Wolfsong
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Our Best LGBTQ+ Graphic Novels & Manga

The Times I Knew I Was Gay
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I Think Our Son Is Gay 01
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Paper Girls Volume 1
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Catch These Hands!, Vol. 1
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Boys Run the Riot 1
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Fine
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Monstress Book One
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On A Sunbeam
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Fun Home
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Flung Out of Space
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Blue is the Warmest Color
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Bloodlust and Bonnets
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Stone Fruit
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Gender Queer: A Memoir Deluxe Edition
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DC Pride: The New Generation
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Marvel's Voices: Pride
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Mooncakes Collector's Edition HC
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Our Best LGBTQ+ Fiction for Young Adults

Heartstopper Volume 5
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They Both Die at the End
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In the Shallows
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Gwen and Art Are Not in Love
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How To Die Famous
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HappyHead
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Something to be Proud Of
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Nick and Charlie
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How to Find a Missing Girl
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Imogen, Obviously
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The Perfect Guy Doesn't Exist
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Afterlove
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Fake Dates and Mooncakes
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Girls Like Girls
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The No-Girlfriend Rule
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The Lesbiana's Guide To Catholic School
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Queerbook
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Alice Winn on the Background to In Memoriam

Alice Winn, winner of the Waterstones Debut Fiction Prize for the stunning debut In Memoriam, reveals the heartbreaking First World War In Memoriams that inspired the novel.

Fantasy Queers and Where to Find Them: Juno Dawson on LGBTQ+ Representation in Fantasy

Juno Dawson, author of The Shadow Cabinet, celebrates great LGBTQ+ authors writing fantasy and science fiction today.

What to Read Next After Heartstopper

Fallen in love with Alice Oseman's groundbreaking graphic novel series? Check out our selection of similar reads on the blog.

Tom Crewe on the Inspiration Behind The New Life

Read about the real-life people and events behind the captivating debut novel from The Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Tom Crewe.

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