Book Review: “Queerly Beloved,” by Susie Dumond

If you watched a lot of YouTube, like I do, you might have noticed a trend among those who like to turn on their cameras and talk about pop culture: they miss romcoms. Where did the romcom go? they ask, the previous staple of the Friday night movie date is all but lost to nostalgic…

New Article Featuring PAT @ Giovanni’s Room

A new article from 34th Street Magazine features PAT @ Giovanni’s Room, as well as Harriet’s, The Wooden Shoe, and Making Worlds, examining the need for and the impact of independent bookstores and book-selling spaces. Special thanks to Walden Green for coming down to conduct some really fun, thorough interviews with us. Click here to…

2021 Holiday Gift Guide

It’s that time of year again! We’ve put together a list of the extraordinary, eye-catching, best-selling titles of our 2021 at PAT @ Giovanni’s Room (so far). These are the books that defined our year: true stories of incredible experiences, fabulous imaginings from diverse perspectives, gorgeous art and photography, and more. We’ve also included a…

New LGBTQ Releases: Fall/Winter 2021

Can you believe we’re almost ready to close out the year? Before we send 2021 out the door, here are a few more releases to keep you entertained as the colder weather creeps in. OUT IN OCTOBER NEW IN NOVEMBER DEFINITELY CHECK OUT IN DECEMBER

Welcome 2021 Philadelphia Trans Wellness Conference!

Although we can’t meet in person this year, the staff and volunteers at Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni’s Room have been busy preparing these inclusive and thought provoking recommendations for all of your needs. Please take a moment to browse these lists: