Link Round Up: July 23 – August 8

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This is the Lesbrary bi-weekly feature where we take a look at all the lesbian and bi women book news and reviews happening on the rest of the internet!

  Orpheus Girl by Brynne Rebele-Henry   My Favorite Thing is Monsters by Emil Ferris    Mooncakes by Wendy Xu and Suzanne Walker   Girls of Storm and Shadow by Natasha Ngan

Autostraddle posted 8 Dark Queer Graphic Novels to Read while Waiting for My Favorite Thing Is Monsters Vol 2.

Book Riot posted 10 More YA Books Starring Queer Girls to Look for in 2019 and 50 Must-Read Books Recommended by Roxane Gay.

LGBTQ Reads posted New Releases: August 2019.

Los Angeles Review of Books posted Marilyn Hacker: Rebel Traditionalist.

Publishing Triangle Announces Best LGBTQ Books of 2018 at 31st Annual Triangle Awards Ceremony.

Queer Book Corner posted Queer Adult Fiction: 2019 January-June and Queer YA: 2019 January-February Recap.

The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon  Paris, 7 A.M. by Liza Wieland  Heathen Volume 1 by Natasha Alterici   Miranda in Milan by Katharine Duckett  Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn

Kristen Arnett was interviewed about her book Mostly Dead Things at Crosscut.

Niamh Murphy posted It’s the August I♡LesFic.com Giveaway!

“‘Deep lez’ and ‘lexis orgasmus’: Lesbian Lexicon puts queer culture into words” was posted at Datebook.

“Catherine Hardwicke to Direct Patriarchy-Fighting Lesbian Viking Movie ‘Heathen’” was posted at Indie Wire.

“How I Worked With My Child’s School District to Add LGBTQ+ Books to the Library” was posted at Pop Sugar.

Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett  Kings Queens and In-Betweens by Tanya Boteju  We Have Always Been Here by Samra Habib  Mrs. Martin’s Incomparable Adventure by Courtney Milan  Beyond II: The Queer Post-Apocalyptic and Urban Fantasy Comic Anthology

“QUILTBAG+ SFF Anthologies: A Comprehensive List” was posted at Bogi Reads the World.

Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Kings, Queens, and In-Betweens by Tanya Boteju was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

We Have Always Been Here by Samra Habib was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

Mrs. Martin’s Incomparable Adventure by Courtney Milan was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

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Link Round Up: July 11 – 22

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Gnarled Hollow by Charlotte Greene   It's Not a Date by Heather Blackmore  On a Sunbeam by Tillie Walden   What You Want to See by Kristen Lepionka  Hazel’s Theory of Evolution by Lisa Jenn Bigelow

The Golden Crown Literary Society Award winners were announced!

LGBTQ Reads posted TBRainbow Alert: Middle Grade.

Women and Words updated their New Releases and Coming Up page.

“Lambda Archives Stores San Diego’s LGBTQ History” was posted at kbps.

“I Could Spend All Day Looking at the Covers of These LGBTQ Publications” was posted at JSTOR Daily.

“Getting Queer Comics Into Libraries” was posted at The MNT.

Tell It to the Bees by Fiona Shaw    Work!: A Queer History of Modeling by Elspeth H. Brown   La Bastarda by Trifonia Melibea Obono   Sugar Land by Tammy Lynne Stoner  Going Off Script by Jen Wilde

“My book Tell it to the Bees was made into a film – but they changed the ending for a straight audience” was posted at The Conversation.

Work!: A Queer History of Modeling by Elspeth H. Brown was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

La Bastarda by Trifonia Melibea Obono was reviewed at Did You Ever Stop to Think.

Sugar Land by Tammy Lynne Stoner was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Going Off Script by Jen Wilde was reviewed at Green Tea & Paperbacks.

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Link Round Up: June 27 – July 10

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Silhouette of a Sparrow by Molly Beth Griffin   Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi cover   On a Sunbeam by Tillie Walden   The Second Mango by Shira Glassman   That Could Be Enough by Alyssa Cole

Autostraddle posted 8 YA Books Featuring Characters who Are Happily Lesbian but Have Other Drama.

Book Riot posted

Cece (Problems of a Book Nerd) posted How to Find Out About Queer Books (video).

Electric Lit posted 10 Exuberantly Queer Graphic Novels.

100 Times: A Memoir of Sexism by Chavisa Woods   Queering the Tarot by Cassandra Snow    Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me by Mariko Tamaki   Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories   Jam on the Vine by LaShonda Barnett

Niamh Murphy reviewed Gentleman Jack, including critics’ response, audience response, representation, and more.

“12 Books By (And About) Lesbians And Bisexual Women To Read This Pride Month” was posted at Buzzfeed.

Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories edited by Michael Earp was reviewed at The Nerd Daily.

Queering the Tarot by Cassandra Snow was discussed at Autostraddle.

Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me by Mariko Tamaki and Rosemary Valero-O’Connell was reviewed at Rich in Color.

100 Times: A Memoir of Sexism by Chavisa Woods was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

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Link Round Up: June 11 – 26

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Her Body and Other Parties Carmen Maria Machado cover   The Grief Keeper by Alexandra Villasante         All Eyes on Us by Kit Frick

Autostraddle posted

Lambda Literary posted New Books in June for Your Pride Month Reading List.

LGBTQ@NYPL posted

Hot Dog Girl by Jennifer Dugan  Girls of Storm and Shadow by Natasha Ngan  Stage Dreams by Melanie Gillman   Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins    Princess Princess Ever After cover

LGBTQ Reads posted

Pride posted 21 Inspiring LGBTQ-Themed Children’s Books.

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

Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett  Far From You by Tess Sharpe   Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn  Ash by Malinda Lo  Rubyfruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown

Dahlia Adler posted “14 YA Authors on the Queer Books That Changed Their Lives” at Barnes & Noble.

Kristen Arnett, author of Mostly Dead Things, was interviewed at Bustle.

Nicole Dennis-Benn, author of Here Comes the Sun and Patsy, was interviewed at Nylon.

Malinda Lo was interviewed about her novel Ash by Nina LaCour at Bustle.

Niamh Murphy posted 8 Great Ways to Get Free And Discounted Lesbian eBooks Sent to You!

Barbara Smith wrote “Why I Left the Mainstream Queer Rights Movement” at the New York Times.

A Cup of Water Under My Bed by Daisy Hernandez    Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi cover  Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me by Mariko Tamaki 

Chain Reactions by Lynn Ames was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

A Cup of Water Under My Bed by Daisy Hernández was reviewed at The Black Lesbian Literary Collective.

Healing/Heeling by Sassafras Lowrey was reviewed at Gertrude Press.

Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi was reviewed at Rich in Color.

Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me by Mariko Tamaki, illustrated by Rosemary Valero-O’Connell was reviewed at Okazu.

Kiss Number 8 by Colleen AF Venable and Ellen T. Crenshaw was reviewed at Okazu.

Pride month brought a deluge of queer book content from the rest of the internet, so I thought I’d collect it all here:

  • “The Bookshop: The story of Australia’s oldest LGBT bookstore” was posted at BBC News.
  • “12 books by Canadian LGBTQ writers to read during Pride Month” was posted at CBC.
  • How Stonewall Liberated Young Adult Literature” was posted at Electric Lit.
  • “Reading the Rainbow: A Pride Reading List” was reviewed at LARB.
  • LGBTQIA+ Graphic Novels for Young Readers” was posted at School Library Journal.
  • “The First Lesbian Porn, a Japanese “Dyketionary,” and 9 Other Revealing Artifacts from the Lesbian Herstory Archives” was posted at Vice.
  • Young Adult Books About Queer Girls Are On The Rise, But There’s Still So Much To Be Done” was posted at Bustle.
  • “The lasting importance of Haunting of Hill House’s Theodora” was posted at SYFY Wire.
  • “9 LGBT Book Blogs That Will Keep You Up To Date With Your Favorite Authors” was posted at Women.com.
  • 59 Children’s Books That Celebrate Pride” was posted at No Time for Flash Cards.
  • “A gay first lady? Yes, we’ve already had one, and here are her love letters.” (about Rose Cleveland) was posted at The Washington Post.
  • “Letters reveal a U.S. First Lady’s 20-year-long lesbian affair: ‘You are mine, and I am yours, and we are one, and our lives are one henceforth’,” also about Rosa Cleveland, was posted at NY Daily News.
  • 9 LGBQT+ figureheads on their favourite queer literature” was posted at Vogue Australia.
  • “26 Amazing Books by LGBTQ+ Authors You Should Add to Your Bookshelf” was posted at Mental Floss.
  • “Our Favorite LGBTQ+ Reads of the Past Year” was posted at Tor.
  • “This American Maverick Ruled the Lesbian Literary Scene of Paris” was posted at OZY.
  • “Lambda Literary and the Ongoing Recognition of Comics” was posted at The Comics Journal.
  • “15 Books With Bi Main Characters To Read This Pride Month” was posted at Bustle.
  • “Why LGBTQ bookstores, such as Philadelphia’s Giovanni’s Room, are a lifeline for queer teens” was posted at the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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Link Round Up: June 1 – 10

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Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett  Uncomfortable Labels by Laura Kate Dale  Cantoras by Carolina de Robertis  Bury the Lede by Gaby Dunn  The Summer of Jordi Perez

Autostraddle posted 8 Funny Books Featuring Queer Adult Women and The Perfect Queer Poem: When You Need to Find Your Body.

Book Riot posted

Lambda Literary posted 31st Annual Lambda Literary Award Winners Announced.

LGBTQ@NYPL posted Librarians on Meaningful Books in Their LGBTQ Journeys.

LGBTQ Reads posted New Releases: June 2019 and TBRainbow Alert: Memoirs.

Hana & Hina: After School Vol 1  Kase-San and Morning Glories Vol 1   Ash by Malinda Lo  Bloom Into You Vol 1  Kiss and White Lily for My Dearest Girl Vol 1

“The Beginner’s Guide to Yuri Manga” was posted at Anime Feminist.

“Is Yuri Queer?” was posted at Anime Feminist.

“Nina LaCour Wants You To Read ‘Ash’ By Malinda Lo With Bustle Book Club This June” was posted at Bustle.

“50 Unapologetically Queer Authors Share the Best LGBTQ Books of All Time” was posted at Oprah Magazine.

“Pulp fiction was cheap, salacious, and one of the only venues for lesbian love stories” was posted at A.V. Club.

Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn   The Legend of Korra: Ruins of the Empire Part One cover   When I Arrived at the Castle by Emily Carroll  The Legend of Korra: Turf Wars Part One  The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

When I Arrived At The Castle by Emily Carroll was reviewed at Study Breaks.

Legend of Korra: Ruins of the Empire, Part One by Michael Dante DiMartino was reviewed at Okazu.

Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon was reviewed by Niamh Murphy.

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Link Round Up: May 18 – 31

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The Color Purple by Alice Walker  Laure Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me by Mariko Tamaki   We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia    The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta  These Witches Don't Burn by Isabel Sterling

Autostraddle posted The Perfect Queer Poem: For Defining Your Boundaries.

Book Riot posted Out First LGBTQ+ Books.

Bustle posted 26 New LGBTQIA+ Books to Read This Pride Month.

Daily Xtra! posted 10 queer books we can’t wait to read this summer.

Green Tea & Paperbacks posted All of the Queer Books I Want to Read for Pride (But Will Realistically Probably Not Get To).

Stage Dreams by Melanie Gillman   The Pursuit of Miss Heartbreak Hotel by Moe Bonneau   The Grief Keeper by Alexandra Villasante   The Wise and the Wicked by Rebecca Podos   My Footprints by Bao Phi

LGBTQ Reads posted

Publishers Weekly posted Reading the Rainbow: LGBTQ Books 2019 and Beyond Drag Queen Story Hour: LGBTQ Books 2019.

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

YA Pride posted LGBTQIAP+ YA Books by Asian Authors.

Nicole Dennis-Benn was interviewed at Vulture.

In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado  Bury the Lede by Gaby Dunn  Are You Listening by Tillie Walden  Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn  The Afterward by EK Johnston

“41 of the Best LGBTQ Books That’ll Change the Literary Landscape in 2019” was posted at Oprah Magazine.

“Gentleman Jack: What do we know about the real Anne Lister?” was posted at Radio Times.

“A Brief History of Queer Language Before Queer Identity” was posted at Literary Hub.

“The Ultimate LGBTQIA+ Pride Book List” was posted at Penguin Random House.

“Finding Stonewall” by Alexander Chee was posted at The New Republic.

Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett  Fun Home by Alison Bechdel  When I Arrived at the Castle by Emily Carroll  The Western Alienation Merit Badge by Nancy Jo Cullen  The Stars are Legion by Kameron Hurley

Mostly Dead Things by Kristen Arnett was reviewed at Autostraddle and Orlando Sentinel.

Fun Home by Alison Bechdel was reviewed at Head Stuff.

When I Arrived at the Castle by Emily Carroll was reviewed at Okazu.

The Western Alienation Merit Badge by Nancy Jo Cullen was reviewed at Quill & Quire.

The Stars are Legion by Kameron Hurley was reviewed at Okazu.

LGBTQ Fiction and Poetry from Appalachia edited by by Jeff Mann and Julia Watts  Stonewall Riots: Coming Out In the Street by Gayle E. Pitman  Sacred Fire by Tanai Walker  Cannonball by Kelsey Wroten  Pet Sounds by Stephanie Young

LGBTQ Fiction and Poetry from Appalachia edited by by Jeff Mann and Julia Watts was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Stonewall Riots: Coming Out In the Street by Gayle E. Pitman was reviewed at Washington Blade.

Sacred Fire by Tanai Walker was reviewed at Black Lesbian Literary Collective.

Cannonball by Kelsey Wroten was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Pet Sounds by Stephanie Young was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The CW adaptation of Batwoman has a trailer.

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Link Round Up: May 6 – 17

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Carmilla edited by Carmen Maria Machado   Gentleman Jack by Anne Choma   The Summer of Jordi Perez   Camp Rewind by Meghan O'Brien    Summer of Salt by Katrina Leno cover

Autostraddle posted

Book Riot posted Lesbian Representation in the Vampire Classic CARMILLA.

Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice by Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha cover   Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls by T Kira Madden     Belly Up by Eva Darrows   Profound and Perfect Things by Maribel Garcia

Electric Lit posted 17 Books by Queer Asian American Writers.

Lambda Literary posted New in May: Vivek Shraya, Ali Smith, John Waters, and John Glynn.

LGBTQ Reads posted New Releases: May 1-7 and New Releases: May 14-20, 2019.

Teen Librarian Toolbox posted What’s New in LGBTQIA+ YA April 2019.

World of Wakanda Vol 1 by Roxane Gay and Ta-Nehisi Coates   We Are Everywhere by Matthew Riemer and Leighton Brown   A Line In the Dark by Malinda Lo cover   Queer X Design by Andy Campbell   All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens throughout the Ages by Saundra Mitchell cover

Ylva Publishing posted 5 Queer Comic Book Authors to look out for.

Malinda Lo posted What is “Good” LGBTQ YA? and A Decade of LGBTQ YA Since Ash.

“7 Entries From Anne Lister’s Diary That Were Key to Writing Gentleman Jack” was posted at Vulture.

“The Queer Coffee Table: 10 L.G.B.T.Q. Books to Usher In World Pride” was posted at The New York Times.

Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins   The Tiger Flu by Larissa Lai cover   Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl by Andrea Taylor   Brown, White, Black by Nishta J. Mehra   Batwoman Elegy

Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins was reviewed at Hypable.

The Tiger Flu by Larissa Lai was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl by Andrea Lawlor was reviewed at the Guardian.

Brown, White, Black: An American Family at the Intersection of Race, Gender, Sexuality, and Religion by Nishta J. Mehra was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

CW’s Batwoman adaptation released a teaser trailer and a poster.

HBO’s “Gentleman Jack,” an adaptation of Anne Lister’s life, was discussed at Decider and Yorkshire Post.

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Link Round Up: April 21 – May 5

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The Lady and Her Secret Lover by Jenn Le Blanc   Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins   Laure Dean Keeps Breaking Up With Me by Mariko Tamaki   Carmilla by Kim Turrisi   Waves by Ingrid Chabbert

Autostraddle posted 8 Crime Books Featuring Women Loving Women & Other Queer People.

LGBTQ Reads posted New Releases: May 1-7, 2019.

Xtra posted How social media–savvy youth became the unofficial keepers of queer history.

Ylva Publishing posted Wild Lesbians and Their Animal Companions.

The Prom by Saundra Mitchell   Redwood and Ponytail by KA Holt   Gentleman Jack by Anne Choma   The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister edited by Helena Whitbread   Gentleman Jack by Angela Steidele

“Breakout queer Broadway musical The Prom to get YA novel adaptation” was posted at EW.com.

An article on soft censorship of LGBTQ+ middle grade authors was posted at Publisher’s Weekly.

“Wild Nights With Emily,” a queer Emily Dickinson movie, was reviewed at The Austin Chronicle.

“Gentleman Jack,” the Anne Lister HBO series, was written about at Dorothy Surrenders, Bella Books, The New Republic, Marie Claire, Autostraddle (twice), Mental Floss, and Oprah Magazine.

The Stonewall Reader edited by The New York Public Library   Once and Future by Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy   The Archive of Alternate Endings by Lindsey Drager   Sugar Run by Mesha Maren   Native Country of the Heart by Cherrie Moraga

The Stonewall Reader edited by Jason Baumann was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Once and Future by Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy was reviewed Lambda Literary.

Frog Music by Emma Donoghue was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

The Archive of Alternate Endings by Lindsey Drager was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Sugar Run by Mesha Maren was reviewed at ALA GLBT Reviews.

Native Country of the Heart by Cherríe Moraga was reviewed at Autostraddle.

Greetings from Janeland: Women Write More About Leaving Men for Women edited by Candace Walsh and Barbara Straus Lodge was reviewed at ALA GLBT Reviews.

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Link Round Up: April 2 – 20

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Drum Roll, Please by Lisa Jenn Bigelow cover   Girl Mans Up by M-E Girard   Carmilla edited by Carmen Maria Machado   Girls Made of Snow and Glass by Melissa Bashardoust cover   Star-Crossed by Barbara Dee

Autostraddle posted

Electric Literature posted A Perfectly Normal Interview with Carmen Maria Machado Where Everything Is Fine.

Belly Up by Eva Darrows   The Luminous Dead by Caitlin Starling   The Meaning of Birds by Jaye Robin Brown  Starworld by Audrey Coulthurst and Paula Garner   Hot Dog Girl by Jennifer Dugan

Lambda Literary posted New in April: Sarah Blake, Philippe Besson, and Celebrating Stonewall.

LGBTQ Reads posted New Releases: April 2019 and Fave Five: F/F Fauxmance to Romance.

LGBTQIA Historical Romance Novels posted LGBTQIA Historical Romance Novels: International Locations.

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

Cannonball by Kelsey Wroten   On a Sunbeam by Tillie Walden   Open Me Carefully: Emily Dickinson’s Letters to Susan Huntington Dickinson   My Favorite Thing is Monsters by Emil Ferris   Yellow Rose by Yoshiya Nobuko

“Gentleman Jack,” the HBO series based on the list of Anne Lister, was reviewed at The New York Times, The Smithsonian, and The Wrap.

“Wild Nights with Emily,” the movie based on Emily Dickinson’s life, was reviewed at Vulture and Wicked Local.

“Meet Gabby Rivera: The Realest Superhero of the New Era” was posted at Be Latina.

“The Beloved Japanese Novelist Who Became a Queer Manga Icon” was posted at Atlas Obscurica.

“10 Essential Graphic Novels and Memoirs About Queer Women” was posted at Publishers Weekly.

Naamah by Sarah Blake  The True Queen by Zen Cho   Soft Science by Franny Choi    nîtisânak by Lindsay Nixon   The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray

Naamah by Sarah Blake was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The True Queen by Zen Cho was reviewed at Rich in Color.

Soft Science by Franny Choi was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

Miranda in Milan by Katharine Duckett was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray was reviewed at Marie Claire.

Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl by Andrea Lawlor was reviewed at The Guardian and Dazed.

nîtisânak by Lindsay Nixon was reviewed by Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian.

When Brooklyn Was Queer by Hugh Ryan was reviewed at Lambda Literary.

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