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LGBTQ+ Book List for Adults

We have curated a list of books about the LGBTQ+ community, with characters who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, asexual, etc, that deal with the issues faced by members of these communities. These books are important ALL YEAR 'ROUND. And we want to make sure our customers, our friends, and people of all ages have access to as many of these books as possible. 

You can order these books from us online below or you can purchase these in store or by calling us at 951-787-7807. 

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The Wrong End of the Telescope By Rabih Alameddine Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802157812
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Published: Grove Press - September 6th, 2022

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The Prophets By Robert Jones, Jr. Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593085691
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 8th, 2022

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The Fitful Sleep of Immigrants By Orlando Ortega-Medina Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781612942636
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Published: Bywater Books - April 18th, 2023

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Tin Man: A Novel By Sarah Winman Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735218765
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 9th, 2019

Secret City: The Hidden History of Gay Washington By James Kirchick Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781250871466
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - May 16th, 2023

The Deviant's War: The Homosexual vs. the United States of America By Eric Cervini Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781250798503
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Published: Picador - June 1st, 2021

A Crack in the Wall By Claudia Piñeiro, Miranda France (Translator) Cover Image
By Claudia Piñeiro, Miranda France (Translator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781908524089
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Published: Bitter Lemon Press - August 6th, 2013

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The Paragon Hotel By Lyndsay Faye Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735210776
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 3rd, 2019

The Last Sun (The Tarot Sequence #1) By K. D. Edwards Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781633884236
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Published: Pyr - June 12th, 2018

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Plain Bad Heroines: A Novel By Emily M. Danforth, Sara Lautman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Emily M. Danforth, Sara Lautman (Illustrator)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780062942869
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 5th, 2021

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The Once and Future Witches By Alix E. Harrow Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316422017
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Published: Redhook - September 28th, 2021

Fadeout (A Dave Brandstetter Mystery #1) By Joseph Hansen, Michael Nava (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Joseph Hansen, Michael Nava (Foreword by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781681990460
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Published: Soho Syndicate - January 11th, 2022

Nightwork (A Dave Brandstetter Mystery #7) By Joseph Hansen Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781681990583
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Published: Soho Syndicate - December 19th, 2023

A Psalm for the Wild-Built (Monk & Robot #1) By Becky Chambers Cover Image
$20.99
ISBN: 9781250236210
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Published: Tordotcom - July 13th, 2021

Milk Fed: A Novel By Melissa Broder Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781982142506
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Published: Scribner - August 3rd, 2021

Lavender House: A Novel (Evander Mills #1) By Lev AC Rosen Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250834249
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Published: Forge Books - September 12th, 2023

Gordo By Jaime Cortez Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802158086
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Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - August 17th, 2021

The Thirty Names of Night: A Novel By Zeyn Joukhadar Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781982121525
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Published: Washington Square Press - July 13th, 2021

The Great Believers: A Novel By Rebecca Makkai Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780735223530
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Published: Penguin Books - June 4th, 2019

A Brief History of Seven Killings (Booker Prize Winner): A Novel By Marlon James Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781594633942
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 8th, 2015

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Freshwater By Akwaeke Emezi Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802128997
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Published: Grove Press - December 18th, 2018

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The Priory of the Orange Tree (The Roots of Chaos) By Samantha Shannon Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781635570304
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 18th, 2020

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The Traitor Baru Cormorant (The Masquerade #1) By Seth Dickinson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780765380739
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Published: Tor Books - November 29th, 2016

When Women Were Dragons: A Novel By Kelly Barnhill Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593466575
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Published: Anchor - May 16th, 2023

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Black Leopard, Red Wolf (The Dark Star Trilogy #1) By Marlon James Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735220188
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 4th, 2020

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The Spear Cuts Through Water: A Novel By Simon Jimenez Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593156612
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Published: Del Rey - May 30th, 2023

The House in the Cerulean Sea (Cerulean Chronicles #1) By TJ Klune Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250217318
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Published: Tor Books - December 29th, 2020

How Much of These Hills Is Gold: A Novel By C Pam Zhang Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525537212
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 6th, 2021

Blue-Skinned Gods By SJ Sindu Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781641293532
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Published: Soho Press - October 4th, 2022

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Sorrowland: A Novel By Rivers Solomon Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250849267
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Published: Picador - May 3rd, 2022

All Down Darkness Wide: A Memoir By Seán Hewitt Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593300084
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Published: Penguin Press - July 12th, 2022

The Tradition By Jericho Brown Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781556594861
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - April 2nd, 2019

Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems By James Baldwin, Nikky Finney (Introduction by) Cover Image
By James Baldwin, Nikky Finney (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780807084861
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Published: Beacon Press - April 1st, 2014

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Dark Moon, Shallow Sea By David R. Slayton Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9798200977307
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Published: Blackstone Publishing - October 31st, 2023

How To Write An Autobiographical Novel: Essays By Alexander Chee Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781328764522
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Published: Mariner Books - April 17th, 2018

Swimming in the Dark: A Novel By Tomasz Jedrowski Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062890016
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - April 13th, 2021

The Dove in the Belly By Jim Grimsley Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781646141319
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Published: Levine Querido - May 3rd, 2022

Just by Looking at Him: A Novel By Ryan O'Connell Cover Image
$27.00
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ISBN: 9781982178581
Published: Atria Books - June 7th, 2022

White Trash Warlock By David R. Slayton, Meredith Lustig (Director) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781094067964
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Published: Blackstone Publishing - October 13th, 2020

Winter's Orbit (The Resolution Universe) By Everina Maxwell Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250758842
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Published: Tor Books - December 28th, 2021

Captive Prince (The Captive Prince Trilogy #1) By C. S. Pacat Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780425274262
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Published: Berkley - April 7th, 2015

If We Were Villains: A Novel By M. L. Rio Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250095299
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 17th, 2018