Link Round Up: April 13 – 26

            

Autostraddle posted 25 New YA Books Featuring Queer Women To Read This Spring and Summer and 8 Books With Asian and Pacific Islander Queer Women.

Bella Books posted Book suggestions based on your favorite lesbian/bi TV shows.

Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian posted March Patron Update: New/Revised Queer Can Lit Links Page and More & More Free Queer Books.

Lambda Literary posted New in April: Jennifer Finney Boylan, Erin Gough, James Allen Hall, and John Waters and Queer Graphic Novels, Gay Men’s Chorus, and Other LGBT News.

            

Okazu posted Queers & Comics 2017 Event Report.

Women and Words updated their New Releases & Upcoming page.

“QTPOC In Comics: “Bingo Love” Depicts Black Queer Women’s Romance” was posted at BGD.

“She Changed Comics: Roberta Gregory Interview” was reviewed at CBLDF.

“The Problem With #OwnVoices LGBTQ Lit” (I wrote this!) was posted at Book Riot.

“It Sucks That Marvel’s Black Panther Might Not Feature Its Badass Lesbian Characters” was posted at Fusion.

            

How To Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake was reviewed by Bookavid.

Beauty and the Wolf by Bridget Essex was reviewed at Friend of Dorothy Wilde.

The Alpennia series by Heather Rose Jones was reviewed by Shira Glassman.

Rough Patch by Nicole Markotic was reviewed at Lambda Literary and by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

Power & Magic: The Queer Witch Comics Anthology was reviewed at Omnivore Bibliosaur.

A Queer Love Story: The Letters of Jane Rule and Rick Bébout edited by Marilyn R. Schuster was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Remedy: Queer and Trans Voices On Health and Health Care edited by Zena Sharman was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

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Link Round Up: March 30 – April 12

            

Autostraddle posted

Lambda Literary posted 5 Reasons We Need LGBTQ Books in Schools!

“Sarah Waters: ‘The Handmaiden turns pornography into a spectacle – but it’s true to my novel'” was posted at The Guardian.

            

Cakewalk by Rita Mae Brown was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Notes of a Crocodile by Qiu Miaojin was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Equality: What Do You Think About When You Think of Equality? edited by Paul Alan Fahey was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Kindred Spirits on the Roof: The Complete Collection by Hachi Ito and Aya Fumio was reviewed at Okazu.

Love Is Love Anthology was reviewed at Okazu.

Power & Magic: The Queer Witch Comics Anthology was reviewed at Okazu.

The Edge of the Abyss by Emily Skrutskie was reviewed at Dallas Sun News.

Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde was reviewed at Disability In Kidlit.

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Link Round Up: March 17 – 29

            

Autostraddle posted 8 Books with Masculine of Center Characters and No Sexual Assault.

Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian posted The Seven Canadian and Indigenous Lambda Finalists I’m Most Excited About and Interview with a Queer Reader: Emmet Cameron Talks EMPRESS OF THE WORLD, Books about Queer People of Faith, and Growing up in a Queer History Archive of Sorts.

Lambda Literary posted

            

Barbara Dee posted Please Don’t Talk About Your Book. Book Riot posted Let’s Talk About STAR-CROSSED: Why Kids Need Bisexual Books, Backlash or Not.

A Thin Bright Line by Lucy Jane Bledsoe was reviewed at ALA GLBT Reviews.

Passing Strange by Ellen Klages was reviewed at Tablet.

Erased by Robbi McCoy was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Better to Kiss You With by Michelle Osgood was reviewed at Friend of Dorothy Wilde.

Queens of Geek by Jen Wilde was reviewed at Friend of Dorothy Wilde.

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Lesbrary Link Round Up: March 2 – 15

            

Autostraddle posted 

Lambda Literary posted Gabby Rivera on Writing a Queer Superhero and 29th Annual Lambda Literary Award Finalists Announced.

LGBT@NYPL posted When We Rise: Books about LGBTQ Movement History.

            

“25 Great Memoirs by Lesbian Women” was posted at BookWitty.

BBC is making a period drama about Anne Lister!

No Tea, No Shade: New Writings in Black Queer Studies edited by E. Patrick Johnson was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The 5 by Iza Moreau was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

A Place Called No Homeland by Kai Cheng Thom was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

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Lesbrary Link Round Up February 16 – March 1

            

Autostraddle posted Lez Liberty Lit: Swoon and Swish and Style and America Chavez Gives Me Hope For Queers of Color Everywhere.

Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian posted Four Cozy Queer Canadian Comfort Reads.

LGBTQ Books posted Around the Blogosqueer: Recommended Resources.

Okazu posted 2017 Yuri Manga in English Updated List.

Ylva Publishing posted Spreading the Love: Spicing up Lesfic Genres with Romance.

            

Malinda Lo posted Win an advance copy of TREMONTAINE Season 1.

Check out this queer tarot comics anthology kickstarter!

“Comics’ Sexiest Females (From A Queer Perspective)” was posted at Comics Alliance.

“Appropriating Audre: On The Need to Locate the Oppressor Within Us | Bitch Media” was posted at Bitch Media.

“The Rise of Roxane Gay” was posted at Brooklyn Magazine.

            

Tomboy Survival Guide by Ivan Coyote was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

Incident at Elder Creek by Anna Furtado was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Stars Are Legion by Kameron Hurley was reviewed at a whole bunch of places!

In Full Velvet by Jenny Johnson was reviewed at Autostraddle.

I Carry My Mother by Lesléa Newman was reviewed at Woodland Pattern.

Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Body’s Alphabet by Ann Tweedy was reviewed at Literary Mama.

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Lesbrary Link Round Up February 5 – 15

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Autostraddle posted 8 Queer Sci-Fi Books To Read Right Now.

Lambda Literary posted New in February: Melissa Febos, Bill Hayes, Jenny Johnson, and John Rechy.

“Poetic Justice: Reflections on Black Feminist Lesbian Mother Poet Audre Lorde” was posted at AfterEllen.

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Murder in the Closet: Essays in Queer Clues in Crime Fiction Before Stonewall edited by Curtis Evans was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Abandon Me by Melissa Febos was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Second Mango by Shira Glassman was reviewed at Novels About Queer People.

Must Love Chickens by Jea Hawkins was reviewed at Omnivore Bibliosaur.

Dating Sarah Cooper by Siera Maley was reviewed at Romance Novels for Feminists.

Black Wave by Michelle Tea was reviewed at NewStatesman.

Lolly Willowes by Sylvia Townsend Warner was reviewed at Queer Modernisms.

Small Beauty by jia qing wilson-yang was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

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Lesbrary Round Up January 19 – February 4

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Autostraddle posted

BCLA LGBTQ Interest Group posted 2017 LGBTQ+ YA.

Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian posted Introducing “Interview with a Queer Reader” and A Recap of My First Month on Patreon and Four Queer Black Canadian Women Writers You Should Be Reading for Black History Month.

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LGBTQ Reads posted New Releases: February 2017.

Read Diverse Books posted Books With LGBTQIA Asian Protagonists – #ReadDiverse2017.

Women and Words updated their Hot off the Press and Coming Attractions page.

Ylva Publishing posted A Fine Romance: What Lesfic Readers Really Want.

“10 Works of Black Lesbian Short Fiction” was posted at WOC Reads.

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Malinda Lo posted At the Women’s March on Washington.

Robin Talley was interviewed at LGBTQ Reads.

First Position by Melissa Brayden was reviewed at Frivolous Reviews.

Blind Side of the Moon by Blayne Cooper was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Queerly Remembered: Rhetorics for Representing the GLBTQ Past by Thomas R. Dunn was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

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Under Her Spell by Bridget Essex was reviewed at Friend of Dorothy Wilde.

Queer & Trans Artists of Color: Volume 2 by Nia King and Elena Rose was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Venous Hum by Suzette Mayr was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

Upstream: Selected Essays by Mary Oliver was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

DNA Hymn by Annah Anti-Palindrome was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Life of Barbara Grier by Joanne Passet was reviewed at ALA GLBT Reviews.

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Oath, An Anthology of New (Queer) Heroes edited by Audrey Redpath was reviewed at Okazu.

The Year of Needy Girls by Patricia A. Smith was reviewed at Omnivore Bibliosaur.

Close to Home by Rachel Spangler was reviewed at Lesbian Reading Room.

The Next Girl & Other Lesbian Tales by Tawanna Sullivan was reviewed at Omnivore Bibliosaur.

Forward: A Memoir by Abby Wambach was reviewed at ALA GLBT Reviews.

The Kissing Booth Girl and Other Stories by A.C.Wise was reviewed at Friend of Dorothy Wilde.

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Link Round Up: January 5 – 18

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Autostraddle posted

The Bi-Bibliography posted their Favorite Bisexual Books of 2016.

Lambda Literary posted New in January: Roxane Gay, S. Andrea Allen, Adam Silvera, and Ellen Hart.

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DC Comics: Bombshells Vol. 1: Enlisted by Marguerite Bennett was reviewed at Okazu.

Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova was reviewed by Friend of Dorothy Wilde.

Walk-In by T. L. Hart was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

About a Girl by Sarah McCarry was reviewed by Friend of Dorothy Wilde.

The Complete Works of Pat Parker edited by Julie R. Enszer was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Honor Girl by Maggie Thrash was reviewed at Okazu.

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Link Round Up: December 15 – January 4

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Autostraddle posted

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Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian posted Bookish Survey 2016: A Review of My Year in Reading and I’m Launching a Patreon for Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian!

GLBT ALA posted The Literatures of LGBT Canada.

Okazu posted Top Yuri Manga of 2016.

Women and Words updated the New Releases & Coming Up page.

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A Queer Kind of Justice by Rebecca S. Buck was reviewed at C-Spot Reviews.

Red Rover by Liz Bugg was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

Of Fire and Stars by Audrey Colthurst was reviewed at Queer Lit On My Mind.

Girl Mans Up by M-E Girard was reviewed at The Pirate Tree.

Heights of Green by Lise MacTague was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

State of Grace by Sandra Moran was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Year of Needy Girls by Patricia A. Smith was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Virgin Territory by Kenna White was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

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Link Round Up: December 1-14

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Autostraddle posted

Lambda Literary posted New in December: Lee Lynch, Ed Luce, Dan Lopez, Cole Escola, and Jeanette Winterson and Fingerplay and Handmaidens: The Queer and Subversive Pleasures of Reading Sarah Waters.

LGBTQ Reads posted Good News Roundup of LGBTQ Reads.

Women and Words is hosting the Holiday Hootenanny, with tons of book giveaways until Dec 24!

“Melanie Gillman’s Stage Dreams: A Story of Queer Romance and Espionage!” was posted at Women Write About Comics.

The 2016 Rainbow Awards winners were announced!

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Tall As You Are Tall Between Them by Annie Christain was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Without Annette by Jane B. Mason was reviewed at GLBT ALA Reviews.

Points Of Departure by Emily O’Beirne was reviewed at Curve.

Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped a First Lady by Susan Quinn was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Geographies of Soul and Taffeta by Sarah Sarai was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Forward by Amy Wambach was reviewed at AfterEllen.

Christmas Days: 12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days by Jeanette Winterson was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

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