In this “blisteringly innovative and outrageous” (The Observer) novel that the Los Angeles Times describes as "somewhere between Nabokov's Pnin and Veep,” a young politician discovers a mysterious stuffed aardvark on his doorstep and sets out on a journey to find out what it means.Email or call for priceISBN: 9780142425763Availability: BackorderedPublished: Speak - October 27th, 2015
A New York Times bestseller • Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award • A Stonewall Honor Book
The radiant, award-winning story of first love, family, loss, and betrayal for fans of John Green, Becky Albertalli, and Adam Silvera
"Dazzling."—The New York Times Book Review$15.95ISBN: 9781947793835Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tin House Books - April 21st, 2020
The celebrated New York Times Bestseller
A Best Book of the Year pick at the New York Times, NPR, The New Yorker, TIME, Washington Post, Oprahmag.com, Thrillist, Shelf Awareness, Good Housekeeping and more.$19.99ISBN: 9781250216335Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tordotcom - March 16th, 2021
K. M. Szpara's Docile is a science fiction parable about love and sex, wealth and debt, abuse and power, a challenging tour de force that at turns seduces and startles.
There is no consent under capitalism.$16.00ISBN: 9780735213463Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Riverhead Books - February 7th, 2017
The New York Times bestselling memoir about identity, love and understanding. Now a major motion picture starring Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, and Lucas Hedges, directed by Joel Edgerton. “Every sentence of the story will stir your soul” (O Magazine).
$17.00ISBN: 9780399592287Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: One World - March 5th, 2019
A New York Times Editors’ Choice: “A mind-bending romp through a gender-fluid, eighteenth century London . . . a joyous mash-up of literary genres shot through with queer theory and awash in sex, crime, and revolution.”$11.99ISBN: 9780062348685Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - June 7th, 2016
Now a major motion picture: Love, Simon, starring Nick Robinson and Katherine Langford!
William C. Morris Award Winner: Best Young Adult Debut of the Year * National Book Award Longlist
"A remarkable gift of a novel."—Andrew Smith, author of Grasshopper Jungle$18.00ISBN: 9780143133513Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Classics - April 30th, 2019
For the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, an anthology chronicling the tumultuous fight for LGBTQ rights in the 1960s and the activists who spearheaded it, with a foreword by Edmund White.
Finalist for the Randy Shilts Award for Gay Nonfiction, presented by The Publishing Triangle
Tor.com, Best Books of 2019 (So Far)$10.99ISBN: 9780759554993Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Preorder NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 15th, 2021
Fans of Far from the Tree, We Are Okay and Emergency Contact will love this epic, utterly unforgettable contemporary novel about a lost shipwreck, a missing piece of family history, and weathering the storms of life.
The Larkin family isn't just lucky—they persevere.$24.99ISBN: 9781250758835Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tor Books - February 2nd, 2021
A Sunday Times Bestseller!
“Sparks fly” (NPR) in Everina Maxwell’s gut-wrenching and romantic space opera debut.$26.00ISBN: 9780525562023Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Press - June 4th, 2019
An instant New York Times Bestseller!
Longlisted for the 2019 National Book Award for Fiction, the Carnegie Medal in Fiction, the 2019 Aspen Words Literacy Prize, and the PEN/Hemingway Debut Novel Award
Shortlisted for the 2019 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize
Winner of the 2019 New England Book Award for Fiction!$20.99ISBN: 9781250213587Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tordotcom - February 4th, 2020
A 2021 Hugo Award Finalist!
A 2021 Locus Award Finalist!
A 2020 ALA Booklist Top 10 SF/F Pick!
A Booklist Editor's Choice Pick!
Book Riot's Best Books of 2020 So Far!
Named a Best of 2020 Pick for NPR | NYPL | Booklist | Bustle | Den of Geek$17.99ISBN: 9781984815408Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - June 1st, 2021
Love, Simon meets Bend It Like Beckham in this feel-good contemporary romance about a trans athlete who must decide between fighting for his right to play and staying stealth.$18.99ISBN: 9780062990297Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - May 26th, 2020
Stonewall Book Award Winner!
A fierce coming-of-age verse novel about identity and the power of drag, from acclaimed poet and performer Dean Atta. Perfect for fans of Elizabeth Acevedo, Jason Reynolds, and Kacen Callender.Email or call for priceISBN: 9781338608359Availability: BackorderedPublished: PUSH - May 5th, 2020
Perfect for fans of Adam Silvera and Becky Albertalli, Mason Deaver's stunning debut will rip your heart out before showing you how to heal from tragedy and celebrate life in the process."Heartfelt, romantic, and quietly groundbreaking. This book will save lives." -- Becky Albertalli, New York Times bestselling author of Simon vs.$16.99ISBN: 9780063053892Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Quill Tree Books - June 8th, 2021
Debut author Jules Machias explores identity, gender fluidity, and the power of friendship and acceptance in this dual-narrative story about two kids who join forces to save a dog . . . but wind up saving each other.$10.99ISBN: 9781250299727Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tor Teen - January 5th, 2021
An Indie Next Pick
A Silver 2019 Nautilus Book Award Winner
A Kirkus Reviews 2019 Best of the Year Selection
Westworld meets The Handmaid’s Tale in this stunning fantasy adventure from debut author Charlotte Nicole Davis.
Aster, the protector
Violet, the favorite
Tansy, the medic
Mallow, the fighter$17.99ISBN: 9781596437098Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: First Second - March 12th, 2019
A 2019 New York Public Library Best Books for Kids
A 2020 Tayshas Reading List Selection
A 2020 Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List Selection$17.99ISBN: 9781626722590Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: First Second - May 7th, 2019
One of FORBES Best Graphic Novels of 2019
On BCCB 2019 Blue Ribbons List
One of NPR's Best Books of 2019
Booklist 2019 Editors' Choice
One of Bitch Media’s Best Queer YA Novels of 2019$9.99ISBN: 9780593175446Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 19th, 2021
NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • STONEWALL BOOK AWARD WINNER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR by The New York Times • Time • Buzzfeed • NPR • New York Public Library • Publishers Weekly • School Library Journal$27.99ISBN: 9780062942852Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: William Morrow - October 20th, 2020
“A delectable brew of gothic horror and Hollywood satire . . . [and] what makes all this so much fun is Danforth’s deliciously ghoulish voice . . . exquisite." —Ron Charles, THE WASHINGTON POST$10.99ISBN: 9780062020574Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Balzer + Bray - May 28th, 2013
The acclaimed book behind the 2018 Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winning movie$12.99ISBN: 9781534430662Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 23rd, 2021
“Poignant and important.” —Refinery29
“A bright and sparkly celebration of love and self-acceptance.” —Kirkus Reviews
Judy Blume meets RuPaul’s Drag Race in this funny, feel-good debut novel about a queer teen who navigates questions of identity and self-acceptance while discovering the magical world of dra$16.99ISBN: 9780778311027Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Park Row - February 23rd, 2021
Named Most Anticipated of 2021 by Oprah Magazine * Marie Claire * Ms. Magazine * E * Parade Magazine * Buzzfeed * Cosmo * The Rumpus * GoodReads * Autostraddle * Brit & Co * Refinery29 * Betches * BookRiot and others
A LibraryReads Pick
"HONEY GIRL is an emotional, heartfelt, charming debut, and I loved every moment of it."$17.99ISBN: 9781338503265Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - June 2nd, 2020
A Stonewall Honor Book!
A Reese's Book Club YA Pick!Liz Lighty has always believed she's too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed midwestern town.$19.99ISBN: 9781534455023Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 23rd, 2021
Whip It meets We Are Okay in this vibrant coming-of-age story about a teen girl navigating first love, identity, and grief as she immerses herself in the colorful, brutal, beautiful world of roller derby—from the acclaimed author of Kings, Queens, and In-Betweens.
To Daya Wijesinghe, a bruise is a mixture of comfort and control.$17.99ISBN: 9781250313188Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tordotcom - July 14th, 2020
15+ pages of new, original content, including a glossary of terms, in-universe writings, and more!
A USA Today Best-Selling Novel, and one of the Best Books of 2019 according to NPR, the New York Public Library, Amazon, BookPage, Shelf Awareness, BookRiot, and Bustle!
WINNER of the 2020 Crawford Award$12.99ISBN: 9781250750303Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tordotcom - March 24th, 2020
A 2021 Finalist for the Hugo Award | the Locus Award | the Ignyte Award
Winner of the 2020 Crawford Award!
"Dangerous, subtle, unexpected and familiar, angry and ferocious and hopeful... The Empress of Salt and Fortune is a remarkable accomplishment of storytelling."—NPR$16.00ISBN: 9781644450383Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Graywolf Press - December 1st, 2020
A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties$10.99ISBN: 9781547606641Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Preorder NowPublished: Bloomsbury YA - June 29th, 2021
"Wholly original and captivating." - Brigid Kemmerer, New York Times bestselling author of A Curse So Dark and Lonely
Girls team up to overthrow the kingdom in this unique and powerful retelling of Cinderella from a stunning new voice that's perfect for fans of Dhonielle Clayton and Melissa Albert.$24.95ISBN: 9780871404145Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Liveright - April 6th, 2021
New York Times Book Review • Editors' ChoiceEmail or call for priceISBN: 9781549303043Availability: BackorderedPublished: Oni Press - October 15th, 2019
"This sweet, spellbinding story will appeal to fans of magic and romance." — School Library Journal (starred review)
2019 Goodreads Choice Award Finalist
2019 Cybils Award Finalist
2020 Hugo Award Nominee
A 2020 ALA Rainbow Top Ten Book
A story of love and demons, family and witchcraft.$27.00ISBN: 9780593133378Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: One World - January 12th, 2021
NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The lives of three women—transgender and cisgender—collide after an unexpected pregnancy forces them to confront their deepest desires
ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF 2021 SO FAR . . .
Vulture: “Reading this novel is like holding a live wire in your hand.”$26.00ISBN: 9781635575422Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 5th, 2021
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A REESE'S BOOK CLUB PICK
A BELLETRIST BOOK CLUB PICK
"A masterpiece." - R.O. Kwon
The Crucible meets True Grit in this riveting adventure story of a fugitive girl, a mysterious gang of robbers, and their dangerous mission to transform the Wild West.$17.99ISBN: 9781624149689Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Page Street Kids - May 12th, 2020
"Impossible to put down." - Kirkus, starred review$26.99ISBN: 9781250784780Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tordotcom - June 1st, 2021
An Instant National Bestseller!
An Indie Next Pick!
A Most Anticipated in 2021 Pick for Oprah Magazine | USA Today | Buzzfeed | Greatist | BookPage | PopSugar | Bustle | The Nerd Daily | Goodreads | Literary Hub | Ms. Magazine | Library Journal | Culturess | Book Riot | Parade Magazine | Kirkus | The Week | Book Bub | OverDrive | The Portalist | Publishers WeeklyEmail or call for priceISBN: 9780062676993Availability: Special OrderPublished: Ecco - November 6th, 2018
NAMED A RECOMMENDED BOOK OF 2018 BY Buzzfeed • The Wall Street Journal • The Millions • Southern Living • Bustle • Esquire • Entertainment Weekly • Nylon • Mashable • Libary Journal • Thrillist$16.99ISBN: 9781250244499Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - June 1st, 2021
*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*
*INSTANT USA TODAY BESTSELLER*
*INSTANT #1 INDIE BESTSELLER*
From the New York Times bestselling author of Red, White & Royal Blue comes a new romantic comedy that will stop readers in their tracks...$14.00ISBN: 9780345806567Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Vintage - September 12th, 2013
James Baldwin’s groundbreaking novel about love and the fear of love is set among the bohemian bars and nightclubs of 1950s Paris.$14.00ISBN: 9780142437278Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Classics - February 4th, 2003
Nella Larsen's powerful, thrilling, and tragic tale about the fluidity of racial identity that continues to resonate today. A New York Times Editors’ Choice. Now a major motion picture starring Tessa Thompson and Alexander Skarsgård
Email or call for priceISBN: 9781338617436Availability: BackorderedPublished: Graphix - May 5th, 2020
Boy meets boy. Boys become friends. Boys fall in love. A sweet and charming coming-of-age story that explores friendship, love, and coming out. This edition features beautiful two-color artwork.
Soon to be streaming on Netflix!
Shy and softhearted Charlie Spring sits next to rugby player Nick Nelson in class one morning.$11.99ISBN: 9781534437913Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 4th, 2020
New England Book Award Finalist
“A top-notch dragon story…Both nuanced and real.” —Shelf Awareness (starred review)
“I absolutely devoured it.” —Mackenzi Lee, bestselling author of The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue
“Perfect for fans of Tamora Pierce, Renée Ahdieh, and Cindy Pon.”$16.99ISBN: 9781250316776Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - May 14th, 2019
* Instant NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestseller *
* GOODREADS CHOICE AWARD WINNER for BEST DEBUT and BEST ROMANCE of 2019 *
* BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR* for VOGUE, NPR, VANITY FAIR, and more! *
What happens when America's First Son falls in love with the Prince of Wales?$17.99ISBN: 9781250250469Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Swoon Reads - September 1st, 2020
A trans boy determined to prove his gender to his traditional Latinx family summons a ghost who refuses to leave in Aiden Thomas's New York Times-bestselling paranormal YA debut Cemetery Boys, described by Entertainment Weekly as "groundbreaking."
Yadriel has summoned a ghost, and now he can't get rid of him.$9.99ISBN: 9780375832994Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ember - May 10th, 2005
This is the story of Paul, a sophomore at a high school like no other: The cheerleaders ride Harleys, the homecoming queen used to be a guy named Daryl (she now prefers Infinite Darlene and is also the star quarterback), and the gay-straight alliance was formed to help the straight kids learn how to dance.$18.95ISBN: 9780807056127Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Beacon Press - June 11th, 2019
Named one of the Best Nonfiction Books of 2019 by School Library Journal
Queer history didn’t start with Stonewall. This book explores how LGBTQ people have always been a part of our national identity, contributing to the country and culture for over 400 years.$18.99ISBN: 9781949199734Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: West Virginia University Press - September 1st, 2020
*FINALIST for the 2020 National Book Award for Fiction*
*WINNER of the 2021 PEN/Faulkner Award*
*WINNER of the 2020 Story Prize*
*WINNER of the 2020 L.A.$9.99ISBN: 9780451480347Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Razorbill - April 28th, 2020
"Infused with page-turning suspense, bittersweet romance, shocking twists, and tragic turns, Sterling has written a standout debut." --Dana Mele, author of People Like Us$15.99ISBN: 9780765395238Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tor.com - May 23rd, 2017
A Finalist for the 2017 Nebula Award for Best Novella
Sarah Gailey's wildfire debut River of Teeth is a rollicking alternate history adventure that Charlie Jane Anders calls "preposterously fun."$25.00ISBN: 9781641290869Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Soho Press - January 21st, 2020
A 2021 Lambda Literary Award Finalist
“A unique alien invasion story that focuses on the human and the myriad ways we see and don’t see our own world. Mesmerizing.”
—Jeff VanderMeer$26.00ISBN: 9781982141493Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster - June 8th, 2021
From popular LGBTQ advice columnist and writer John Paul Brammer comes a hilarious, heartwarming memoir-in-essays chronicling his journey growing up as a queer, mixed-race kid in America’s heartland to becoming the “Chicano Carrie Bradshaw” of his generation.
“[Brammer] is both kind and piercingly funny, often in the same sentence….Personal and aff$16.95ISBN: 9780811225526Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: New Directions - May 17th, 2016
Now in paperback, a bewitching collection of stories and novellas that are “suspenseful, thought-provoking, mystical, and haunting” (Publishers Weekly)$10.99ISBN: 9780062020574Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Balzer + Bray - May 28th, 2013
The acclaimed book behind the 2018 Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winning movie$15.99ISBN: 9781328764522Availability: Ships to Our Store in 1-5 DaysPublished: Mariner Books - April 17th, 2018
Named a Best Book by: TIME, Washington Post, Entertainment Weekly, NPR, Wired, Esquire, Buzzfeed, New York Public Library, Boston Globe, The Paris Review, Mother Jones,The A.V.$14.99ISBN: 9781442408937Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2014
This Printz Honor Book is a “tender, honest exploration of identity” (Publishers Weekly) that distills lyrical truths about family and friendship.
Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have nothing in common.$16.00ISBN: 9781555977887Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Graywolf Press - October 3rd, 2017
Finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction
[These stories] vibrate with originality, queerness, sensuality and the strange.Roxane Gay
In these formally brilliant and emotionally charged tales, Machado gives literal shape to womens memories and hunger and desire. I couldnt put it down.Karen Russell$17.99ISBN: 9781338503265Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - June 2nd, 2020
A Stonewall Honor Book!
A Reese's Book Club YA Pick!Liz Lighty has always believed she's too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed midwestern town.$16.00ISBN: 9781984899002Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Anchor Books - May 4th, 2021
*LAMBDA LITERARY AWARD FINALIST*An audacious and wryly funny coming-of-age story about a pregnant pizza delivery girl who becomes obsessed with one of her customers.