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3-Ingredient Cocktails
Robert Simonson
Hardcover | Sep 2017
in store $18.99
The In-Betweens
Mira Ptacin
Hardcover | Oct 2019
in store $26.95
Five Days at Memorial
Sheri Fink
Paperback | Jan 2016
in store $18.00
I'm Telling the Truth, but I'm Lying
Bassey Ikpi
Paperback | Aug 2019
in store $15.99
Sick
Porochista Khakpour
Paperback | Jun 2018
in store $15.99
St. Marks Is Dead
Ada Calhoun
Paperback | Nov 2016
in store $16.95
Wedding Toasts I'll Never Give
Ada Calhoun
Paperback | Jun 2018
in store $15.95
The Lost Letters of William Woolf
Helen Cullen
Hardcover | Jun 2019
in store $26.99
Magical Negro
Morgan Parker
Paperback | Feb 2019
in store $15.95
There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce
Morgan Parker
Paperback | Feb 2017
in store $14.95

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Read More Women From Around the World
Translated Favorites from Latin America
by Danni Green

August is a glorious month! For these 31 days we shine a brighter light on translated books written by women — but extra emphasis on books written by women and translated by women. Women in Translation Month was started by Meytal Radzinski, a book blogger, in 2014. Works in translation are such a small percentage of the market and of those works roughly 30% is written by women.



 
 

Reading With Pride
Books to Reaffirm Queer Community and Inspire a More Inclusive World
By Danilo Machado

This June marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, a critical moment of LGBTQ activism against police brutality that took place in New York City.

While stories by and about queer and trans writers are essential all year around, here are just a few of the new LGBTQ books across genre which affirm and renew my commitment to queer community.

 
 
 
 

Its Twenty-Bi-Teen Y'all! 
Finding Representation in Queer YA
by Abby Rauscher

I was born in 1996, so I was lucky enough to be a kid during the Harry Potter craze — Deathly Hallows came out in July 2007, just months before I turned 11. The summer of ’07 was also, incidentally, the summer Stephenie Meyers’ Eclipse released; right smack in the middle of YA’s expansion, a subset of publishing that has only ballooned ever outward over the past decade-plus. Yet for all of the enthusiasm, for all of the hundreds of titles published — I didn’t get my hands on a single book with a queer protagonist until I was 12, when I stumbled on a copy of Hero by Perry Moore at the library.

 
 
 
 

How to Find Your Next Great Book Club Book
by Heather Wood

What makes a good book group book choice? The answer isn’t intuitive. Far from searching for a book everyone will love, you should choose a book some people will almost assuredly hate.