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Young Men in Love: A Queer Romance Anthology By David M. Booher, Terry Blas, Anthony Oliveira Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781949518207
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Published: Wave Blue World Inc - July 19th, 2022

This antholgy features a plethora of queer writers and artists as they tell stories of love. This collection is a must have for fans of graphic novels and gay.


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You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty: A Novel By Akwaeke Emezi Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982188702
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Published: Atria Books - May 24th, 2022

Deeply sexy, meloncholy and fun. It gives I May Destroy You mixed with Fleabag season 2. Filled with fun twists and turns that's complimented with complex characters. Emezi does it again!


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Less (Winner of the Pulitzer Prize): A Novel (The Arthur Less Books #1) By Andrew Sean Greer Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316316132
Availability: Backordered
Published: Back Bay Books - May 22nd, 2018

2018 Pulitzer prize winner. Funny, romantic and gay. You'll have a great time!


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Hero By Perry Moore Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781423101963
Availability: Not in Stock. Available to Order.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2009

In Perry Moore's last novel, we follow a young man as he comes into his own. He deals with his family's tortured history, his sexuality and these new superpowers that he has to keep hidden from his father. This book is an amazing read with many twists and turns that will leave you stunned in the best way possible. Highly recommend!


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Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore: A Novel By Matthew Sullivan Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501116858
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Published: Scribner - January 9th, 2018

This murder mystery crossed with a cold case investigation will keep you hooked to each page as you see Sullivan give you a shocking and satisfying ending to a seemingly chaotic story. This dark and mystifying tale will make you see the city of Denver in a new light.


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Far Sector By N.K. Jemisin, Jamal Campbell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By N.K. Jemisin, Jamal Campbell (Illustrator)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781779512055
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Published: DC Comics - October 19th, 2021

In her Graphic Novel debut, award winning science fiction and fantasy author N.K. Jemisin creates her own world within the popular DC Universe. On a distant planet in a far off uiverse, newly appointed Green Lantern Sojourner 'Jo' Mullein investigates a murder in a city where violent crime is unheard of. Jo will have to handle a changing world while dealing with flawed politicians and citizens on the verge of erupting. A thrilling story that carries Jemisin's usual themes of cultural conflict and oppression with a wonderful new character.


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How to Love a Jamaican: Stories By Alexia Arthurs Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781524799229
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 18th, 2019

Alexia Arthurs delivers a book of short stories about the different facets of the Jamaican diasporic experience. The book includes a story of two Jamaican freshmen women at NYU, a turmoiled first-gen Jamaican-American woman who visits Jamaica as a resort vacationer, a successful Jamaican who has a chance encounter with his twin brother and many other fantastic stories. As a first-generation American raised by two Jamaican parents, this book spoke to me in ways others haven't and I think everyone will find something to live in it.


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Under the Whispering Door By TJ Klune Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250217349
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Published: Tor Books - September 21st, 2021

With his follow up to The House in the Cerulean Sea, Klune takes us on a trip to a fantasy "life after death" world. Meet the ghost of Wallace as he tries to make the most out of life, even if he's in the afterlife. A beautiful tale of love, regrets and the choice to change it all.


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Aristotle and Dante Dive into the Waters of the World By Benjamin Alire Sáenz Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534496194
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 12th, 2021

In the highly anticipated sequel to the heartwarming love story Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, Ari and Dante return, right where they left off but with a beautiful new relationship that comes with new problems. Ari and Dante will have to fight to hold onto their love while facing the problems of the world.


Misfits: A Personal Manifesto By Michaela Coel Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250843449
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 7th, 2021

Based on the powerful and moving speech given at the Edinburgh International Television Festival, Michaela Coel builds on her words to give us a manifesto of her experience with race, gender, and class. This book may destroy you, but it is definitely worth it!


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Queenie By Candice Carty-Williams Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501196027
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - November 5th, 2019

Queenie shows the aching strength of what it means to carry two different cultures and trying to find where you fit in either. Extremely heartbreaking and heartwarming!


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The Nobleman's Guide to Scandal and Shipwrecks (Montague Siblings #3) By Mackenzi Lee Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062916013
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - November 16th, 2021

In the third installment in the fantastic Montague Siblings series, we follow the youngest sibling Adrian as he uncovers secrets about his family and searches for the lost siblings he never knew he had. Follow Adrian as he goes on a journey to a new world he’s never seen and finds himself on the way.


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Memorial: A Novel By Bryan Washington Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593087282
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 26th, 2021

A fantastic story with compelling characters, beautiful settings and so much wonderful food. You will not be able to put this one down.


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The Song of Achilles: A Novel By Madeline Miller Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062060624
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Published: Ecco - August 28th, 2012

A fresh and captivating retelling of the myth of the legendary Greek hero Achilles and his trusted compainon Patroclus. This book is for all the fans of Greek mythology with a new viewpoint on characters like Odysseus and the Trojan War. With this story of tradgedy, love and loyalty, you will not be able to put this book down.


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Marriage of a Thousand Lies By SJ Sindu Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781616959470
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Published: Soho Press - July 10th, 2018

Go inside this marriage that looks perfect on the outside, but is very different on the inside. This fantastic book looks at queerness outside the white centric lense we usually see it represented and shows the struggle of queer people outside of Western culture. This book asks the question: What is more important, your cultural heritage or your self identity?


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The Immortalists By Chloe Benjamin Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735215092
Availability: Backordered
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 5th, 2019

When four young siblings learn the days that they're all going to die from a mysterious and mystical woman, they don't realize that their fates are already sealed. We then follow each sibling as they choose to deal with this as adults. Some of them will choose to live as much life has to offer while some of them will let this information destroy them. This heartbreaking book deals with love, fantasy, family, grief and what it really means to live. Highly recommend!


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The House in the Cerulean Sea By TJ Klune Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250217318
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Published: Tor Books - December 29th, 2020

Escape with me to a wonderful world where magic and magical creatures exist. Linus Baker, a quiet and lonely man, finds an unexpected and challenging task as he's assigned by the government to report on an island where an orphange with extremely classified magical children reside and a charming caretaker with many secrets. He encounters many unexpected things which make him question everything he thought he knew and believed about the world and himself. I recommend this to anyone who needs a little island getaway!


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A Little Life By Hanya Yanagihara Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780804172707
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Published: Anchor - January 26th, 2016

This book might be the most devastating book I've ever read, but also the most amazing book I've ever read. This 720 paged book is not for the faint of heart, but if you take the chance, you'll come out of it a different person. Highly recommend, but please book a therapy appointment for when you're done.


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The Immortalists By Chloe Benjamin Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735215092
Availability: Backordered
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 5th, 2019

When four young siblings learn the days that they're all going to die from a mysterious and mystical woman, they don't realize that their fates are already sealed. We then follow each sibling as they choose to deal with this as adults. Some of them will choose to live as much life has to offer while some of them will let this information destroy them. This heartbreaking book deals with love, fantasy, family, grief and what it really means to live. Highly recommend!