LGBTQ Book Club

Join host Alex Ruiz to discuss a wide-ranging selection of fiction and non-fiction focused on the LGBTQ community. Meets the first Monday of every month. Please scroll down to the current month and year to see what the club is reading now. 

Passing Cover Image
By Nella Larsen, Emily Bernard (Introduction by), Thadious M. Davis (Notes by)
$14.00
ISBN: 9780142437278
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Classics - February 4th, 2003

Passing - June 2019 Selection


Between Shadow and Sun: A Husband's Journey Through Gender - A Wife's Labor of Love Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780996718608
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kumquat Publishing - September 11th, 2015

Between Shadow and Sun - July 2019 Selection


History of Violence: A Novel Cover Image
By Édouard Louis, Lorin Stein (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250214980
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Picador - June 11th, 2019

History of Violence - August 2019 Selection


Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (Winterson) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802135162
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - August 20th, 1997

 

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit - September 2019 Selection


Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781620404942
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - January 16th, 2018

Insomniac City - October 2019 Selection


Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062271006
Availability: Backordered
Published: HarperTeen - May 8th, 2018

Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit - November 2019 Selection


The Black Unicorn: Poems (Norton Paperback) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393312379
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 17th, 1995

 

The Black Unicorn - December 2019 Selection


Erratic Facts Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780802125545
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Published: Grove Press - October 11th, 2016

Erratic Facts - May 2019 Selection


Boy Erased: A Memoir of Identity, Faith, and Family Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735213463
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - February 7th, 2017

Boy Erased - April 2019 Selection


Lawnboy Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555974480
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - June 27th, 2006

Lawnboy - March 2019 Selection


Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780544002234
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - April 2nd, 2013

Are You My Mother? - February 2019 Selection


In the Darkroom Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250132697
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - May 2nd, 2017

In the Darkroom - January 2019 Selection


A Wild Swan: And Other Tales Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250097309
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - October 25th, 2016

A Wild Swan - December 2018 Selection


Fire Shut Up in My Bones Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780544570115
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - September 2015

Fire Shut Up in My Bones - November 2018 Selection


Intro to Alien Invasion Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781476763408
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Published: Scribner - September 15th, 2015

Intro to Alien Invasion - October 2018


Carry On (Simon Snow Series #1) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250135025
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Published: Wednesday Books - May 9th, 2017

Carry On - September 2018


Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802120878
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Published: Grove Press - March 12th, 2013

Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? - August 2018 Selection


Edinburgh Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780544916128
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Published: Mariner Books - November 2016

Edinburgh - July 2018 Selection


Ash Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780316040105
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 5th, 2010

Ash - June 2018 Selection


Pole Dancing to Gospel Hymns Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780981521305
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Write Bloody Publishing - June 13th, 2008

Pole Dancing to Gospel Hymns - May 2018 Selection


What Belongs to You: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250117892
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - December 20th, 2016

What Belongs to You - April 2018 Selection


Adrian and the Tree of Secrets Cover Image
By Hubert, Marie Caillou (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781551525563
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - November 18th, 2014

Adrian and the Tree of Secrets - March 2018 Selection


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The Narrow Door: A Memoir of Friendship Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977283
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Published: Graywolf Press - January 19th, 2016

The Narrow Door - February 2018 Selection


Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781442408937
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 2014

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe - January 2018 Selection


Exile and Pride: Disability, Queerness, and Liberation Cover Image
By Eli Clare, Aurora Levins Morales (Foreword by), Dean Spade (Afterword by)
$22.95
ISBN: 9780822360315
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Duke University Press - August 7th, 2015

Exile and Pride - December 2017 Selection


Flaming Iguanas: An Illustrated All-Girl Road Novel Thing Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780684853680
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - November 17th, 1998

Flaming Iguanas - November 2017 Selection


Grasshopper Jungle Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780142425008
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Speak - February 17th, 2015

Grasshopper Jungle - October 2017 Selection


Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781476709130
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Published: Atria Books - December 2nd, 2014

Redefining Realness - September 2017 Selection


Funny Boy: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062392985
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - July 14th, 2015

Funny Boy - August 2017 Selection


Middlesex: A Novel Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780312427733
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - June 5th, 2007

Middlesex - July 2017 Selection


Pregnant Butch: Nine Long Months Spent in Drag Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781593765408
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Published: Soft Skull Press - March 18th, 2014

Pregnant Butch - June 2017 Selection


Tales of the City: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780061358302
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 29th, 2007

Tales of the City - May 2017 Selection


Night Sky with Exit Wounds Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781556594953
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - April 5th, 2016

Night Sky with Exit Wound - April 2017 Selection


Real Man Adventures Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9781938073755
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Published: McSweeney's - November 26th, 2013

Real Man Adventures - March 2017 Selection


Bestiary: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977580
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 11th, 2016

Bestiary - February 2017 Selection


Annie on My Mind Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780374400118
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Published: Square Fish - February 20th, 2007

Annie on My Mind - January 2017 Selection


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The Argonauts Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781555977351
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - January 26th, 2016

The Argonauts - December 2016 Selection


Under the Udala Trees Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780544811799
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Published: Mariner Books - September 20th, 2016

Under the Udala Trees - November 2016 Selection


Blue Is the Warmest Color Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781551525143
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - September 3rd, 2013

Blue is the Warmest Color - October 2016 Selection


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Giovanni's Room (Vintage International) Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780345806567
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - September 12th, 2013

Giovanni's Room - September 2016 Selection


Transgender Warriors: Making History from Joan of Arc to Dennis Rodman Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780807079416
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Published: Beacon Press - June 30th, 1997

Transgender Warriors - August 2016 Selection


Stonewall: Breaking Out in the Fight for Gay Rights Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780147511478
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Speak - May 3rd, 2016

Stonewall - June 2016 Selection - Final Monday


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Prelude to Bruise Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781566893749
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Published: Coffee House Press - September 9th, 2014

Prelude to Bruise - June 2016 Selection - First Monday


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The Price of Salt, or Carol Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780393325997
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 17th, 2004

The Price of Salt, or Carol - May 2016 Selection


The Danish Girl Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780140298482
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - February 2001

The Danish Girl - April 2016 Selection


Land's End: A Walk in Provincetown Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250017703
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Published: Picador - May 22nd, 2012

Land's End - March 2016 Selection


Intersex (for Lack of a Better Word) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781933149240
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Manic D Press - September 2008

February 2016 Selection


Rubyfruit Jungle: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101965122
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bantam - June 23rd, 2015

January 2016 Selection


She's Not There: A Life in Two Genders Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385346979
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Broadway Books - April 30th, 2013

December 2015 Selection


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We the Animals Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780547844190
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - September 11th, 2012

November 2015 Selection


Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780618871711
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - June 5th, 2007

October 2015 Selection