It's always a great time to read a good book; however, it's an even better time when they're LGBTQ+ stories and authors. If you a book to read on the train, bus, hammock, beach or maybe even your farm? Well, look no further. Get ready to read your way through the pages of these queer authored books based on actual events.
“We Are Everywhere: Protest, Power, and Pride in the History of Queer Liberation”
Author: Matthew Riemer and Leighton Brown
Synopsis: Instagram account @LGBT_history creators put together hundreds of photos and other archival documents to create an illustrated history of the Queer Liberation Movement.
“Gentleman Jack: The Real Anne Lister”
Author: Anne Choma
Synopsis: The hit HBO series, “Gentleman Jack,” is based on real life lesbian Anne Lister, who journaled about her experiences with women in code. The book writes about Lister and her glory in full detail.
Author: Tan France
Synopsis: Tan France from popular Netflix tv show, “Queer Eye” wrote a memoir on being a queer Pakistani man in a small English town.
“Gender Queer: A Memoir”
Author: Maia Kobabe
Synopsis: Maia Kobabe writes honestly about growing up and being gender non-conforming.