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20 Queer Books By LGBTQ Authors That People Absolutely Adore

Okay, lemme find my library card.

We recently asked members of our BuzzFeed Community to share their favorite queer books written by LGBTQ authors, and they really came through. Here are just a few of their great selections:

1. This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story by Kacen Callender (formerly Kheryn Callender)

2. Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde

3. An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon

4. Birthday by Meredith Russo

5. The Not Your Sidekick series by C.B. Lee

6. Everything Leads to You by Nina LaCour

7. Jonny Appleseed by Joshua Whitehead

8. The Dangerous Art of Blending In by Angelo Surmelis

9. I Wish You All the Best by Mason Deaver

10. My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness by Nagata Kabi

11. History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera

12. Going Off Script by Jen Wilde

13. We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia

14. The Brilliant Death by Amy Rose Capetta

15. Boy Meets Boy by David Levithan

16. Dating Sarah Cooper by Siera Maley

17. Perspective by Cameron R Spence

18. Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg

19. Fingersmith by Sarah Waters

20. Something Like Summer by Jay Bell

Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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