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22 LGBTQA+ Authors

If you’re looking for a few LGBTQA+ authors to read, here is a list of authors, ranging from well-known to indie, and a few notable works to get you started.  

Charlie Jane Anders

All the Birds in the Sky


J.M. Barrie

Peter Pan


Imogen Binnie

Nevada


Jennifer Finney Boylan

Long Black Veil

You Are You


Zac Brewer (published under Heather Brewer)

The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod

The Slayer Chronicles


Truman Capote

In Cold Blood

Breakfast at Tiffany’s


E.M. Forester

Maurice

A Room With a View

A Passage to India


Edward Gorey

The Gashlycrumb Tinies


Radclyffe Hall

The Well of Loneliness


Violette Leduc

La Bâtarde

Therese and Isabelle


Audre Lorde

Zami: A New Spelling of My Name


Seanan McGuire

Every Heart a Doorway

Rosemary and Rue


Marcel Proust

In Search of Lost Time


Jane Rule

Desert of the Heart


Maurice Sendak

Where the Wild Things Are


Sarah Waters

Fingersmith

Affinity

The Night Watch

Tipping the Velvet


Walt Whitman

Leaves of Grass


Oscar Wilde

The Picture of Dorian Gray

The Importance of Being Earnest


Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof


Jeanette Winterson

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit


Virginia Woolf

Mrs. Dalloway

Orlando

Moments of Being


RoAnna Sylver

Chameleon Moon