But where do I go! What do I read! When I was newly out, I was reading anything that even glancingly referenced lesbians. And I really wanted a list. If you have a defense for them, that is why we have a lovely comments section.
12 Books By (And About) Lesbians And Bisexual Women To Read This Pride Month
14 Lesbian Books You Won’t Be Able To Put Down
T he lesbian mystery sub-genre is a relative newcomer to the literary world. Angel Dance , a novel by M. Beal, a friend of Thomas Pynchon, is considered the first. Since then, over authors have created more than mysteries with lesbian protagonists -- and all but about half a dozen of these authors are still alive.
So You Want to Read Some Classic Lesbian Literature
Annie on My Mind was first published in , to generally positive reviews. Copies were publicly burned and, to avoid further controversy, the school pulled the book from its library shelves rather than argue. The books were removed on the recommendation of the member committee. Fortunately, some more liberal parents, along with a teacher and the might of the American Civil Liberties Union, sued the school district and won their case. Desert of the Heart was published in
If you've been looking for a great, newish work of queer literature, look no further. I've got 21 great lesbian novels you need to read pronto, as recommended by redditors on the Suggest Me a Book subreddit. Books about lesbian characters and their pets.