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“Dream House” as Book Review

I am unaccountably haunted by the specter of the lunatic lesbian. I did not want my lover to be dogged by mental illness or a personality disorder or rage issues. (…) Years later, if I could say anything to her, I’d say: “For fuck’s sake, stop making us look bad.”  In the Dream House The…

REVIEW: Sometimes, Staring Into the “Abyss” Can Be Fun

Ever thought to yourself: “There really should be more books about found-family dynamics aboard post-apocalyptic pirate ships featuring queer romance”? On the one hand, you might want to consider casting a wider net in general when it comes to reading choices. On the other — oh boy, have I got a book for you. The…

New Books For You!

Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia Seep I Love Myself When I Am Laughing… and Then Again When I Am Looking Mean and Impressive: A Zora Neale Hurston Reader Kind of Family This Is How the Heart Beats: Lgbtq East Africa What’s Your Pronoun?: Beyond He and She American…

Best Children’s Books from 2019

We’ve selected our favorite children’s books from 2019. Check out these books that cover a wide variety of LGBTQ+ and feminist topics perfectly suited for young readers. Whether you are raising feminist children or want your little ones to see your family reflected in their books, we have something in store for you! When Aidan…

Our 19 Favorite Books From 2019

Our 19 Favorite Books From 2019 (in no particular order) Life Isn’t Binary: On Being Both, Beyond – Iantaffi, Alex Lie with Me Neither Here Nor There On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous Cantoras How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir Quick & Easy Guide to Queer & Trans Identities Reclaiming Our Space: How Black…

New Books You Should Know About!

Not Since You By Any Means Necessary Queer Around the World Too: LGBTQ+ True Stories Anthology Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel (Booker Prize Winner) Song for You: My Life with Whitney Houston Sorted: Growing Up, Coming Out, and Finding My Place (a Transgender Memoir) What Burns Carved in Bone: A Henry Rios Novel It Feels…

Pluto will always be a planet in our hearts

Our 9 Favorite LGBTQ Scifi/Fantasy Of 2019

Here at the store we are all huge nerds, and that’s why when we aren’t day dreaming about visiting Pluto, (or writing letters to the International Astronomical Union demanding that Pluto be reinstated as a planet), we spend a lot of time reading Science Fiction & Fantasy. After a lot of conversation, we are excited…

Our 9 Favorite Poetry Books From 2019!

We’ve been told that poetry is what you can get away with; it’s almost like magic but with words. With the new year approaching, let’s take a look at 9 poets who got away with something magical in 2019: Soft Science – Choi, Franny Tradition Feed – Pico, Tommy Crossfire: A Litany for Survival –…