Lesbian Fiction

The Tiger Flu, Larissa Lai, Arsenal Pulp Press

Gay Fiction

*Jonny Appleseed, Joshua Whitehead, Arsenal Pulp Press

Bisexual Fiction

Disoriental, Négar Djavadi, Translated by Tina Kover, Europa Editions

Bisexual Nonfiction

Out of Step: A Memoir, Anthony Moll, Mad Creek Books / The Ohio State University Press

Transgender Fiction

Little Fish, Casey Plett, Arsenal Pulp Press

LGBTQ Nonfiction

*Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry, Imani Perry, Beacon Press

Transgender Nonfiction

Histories of the Transgender Child, Julian Gill-Peterson, University of Minnesota Press

Lesbian Poetry

Each Tree Could Hold a Noose or a House, Ru Puro, New Issues Poetry & Prose

Gay Poetry

Indecency, Justin Phillip Reed, Coffee House Press

Bisexual Poetry

We Play a Game, Duy Doan, Yale University Press

Transgender Poetry

lo terciario / the tertiary, Raquel Salas Rivera, Timeless, Infinite Light

Lesbian Mystery

A Study in Honor: A Novel, Claire O’Dell, HarperCollins / HarperVoyager

Gay Mystery

Late Fees: A Pinx Video Mystery, Marshall Thornton, Kenmore Books

Lesbian Memoir/Biography

Chronology, Zahra Patterson, Ugly Duckling Presse

Gay Memoir/Biography

*No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black and Free in America, Darnell L.
Moore, Bold Type Books

Lesbian Romance

*Beowulf For Cretins: A Love Story, Ann McMan, Bywater Books

Gay Romance

Crashing Upwards, S.C. Wynne, self-published

LGBTQ Erotica

Miles & Honesty in SCFSX!, Blue Delliquanti & Kazimir Lee, self-published

LGBTQ Anthology—Fiction

As You Like It: The Gerald Kraak Anthology Volume II, The Other Foundation, Jacana Media

LGBTQ Anthology—Nonfiction

Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture, Roxane Gay, HarperCollins / Harper Perennial

LGBTQ Children’s/Young Adult

Hurricane Child, Kacen Callender, Scholastic / Scholastic Press


Draw the Circle, Mashuq Mushtaq Deen, Dramatists Play Service

LGBTQ Graphic Novels

The Lie and How We Told It, Tommi Parrish, Fantagraphics Books


The Breath of the Sun, Isaac R. Fellman, Aqueduct

LGBTQ Studies

Toxic Silence: Race, Black Gender Identity, and Addressing the Violence Against Black Transgender Women in Houston, William T. Hoston, Peter Lang International Academic Publishers

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