Hey, darlin’s! June is Pride month here in the U.S., so I wanted to do some recommendations featuring characters that fall into each of the categories that make up the acronym. So let’s start!
L – Lesbian: Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
G – Gay: The Elemental Series by Brigid Kemmerer (Not until later in the series)
B – Bisexual: The Raven Cycle by Maggie Stiefvater
T – Transgender/Transsexual: Eon by Alison Goodman
Q – Queer/Questioning: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
I – Intersex: None of the Above by I.W. Gregario
A – Asexual: Clariel by Garth Nix
P – Pansexual: A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab
D – Demisexual: The Foxhole Court by Nora Sakavic
What are your favorite books with LGBTQ+ characters? Let me know in the comments!