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Queer Books

Looking for queer stories? I'm compiling a list of authors (and comics) with queer leads, or with recurring queer secondary characters who are a part of the story. (ital Queer secondary characters.)

Looking for something in a specific genre?

Queer Romance | Queer Fantasy | Queer Mystery

A

Ben Aaronovitch

Ellery Adams

Jeff Adams

Charlie Adhara

Isabelle Adler

Nekesa Afia

Annabeth Albert

Natasha Alterici

AM Arthur

Gregory Ashe

Jennifer Ashley

B

Travis Baldree

Elizabeth Bear

Sarah Bell

Dassy Bernhard

Bingo Love

Ashley Herring Blake

Bloodlust & Bonnets

Marie Brennan

Patricia Briggs

Kai Butler

C

Mary Calmes

AR Capetta

Jacqueline Carey

GL Carriger

Joanna Chambers

Austin Chant

KJ Charles

Check, Please!

Alexander Chee

Charlie Cochet

Charlie Cochrane

Alison Cochrun

Alyssa Cole

K. Evan Coles

Jason Collins

Cj Connor

R. Cooper

Paul Cornell

Amy Jo Cousins

Heidi Cullinan

D

Dahlia Donovan

E

Eli Easton

Hank Edwards

KD Edwards

Grace Ellis

Jayce Ellis

F

Merry Farmer

Rhys Ford

Kelly Fox

Tee Franklin

G

Diana Gabaldon

Avon Gale

Ann Gallagher

Shira Glassman

Tracy Grant

LB Gregg

Alison Grey

Andrew Grey

Elly Griffiths

H

Alexis Hall

Jack Harbon

SE Harmon

Kaje Harper

Jordan L. Hawk

Heathen

Lisa Henry

Adriana Herrera

Talia Hibbert

Anna Lee Huber

I

J

Kosoko Jackson

Jae

Slade James

K

Lissa Kasey

Alex Kidwell

Nicole Kimberling

T. Kingfisher

Ellen Klages

TJ Klune

Ellen Kushner

L

Mercedes Lackey

Celia Lake

Kristin Lambert

Amy Lane

Josh Lanyon

Jackie Lau

JR Lawrie

Mackenzi Lee

Kimberly Lemming

Cass Lennox

Donna Leon

AL Lester

Chloe Liese

Malinda Lo

Jude Lucens

Lumberjanes

M

Freya Marske

Angel Martinez

Morgan Mason

Richard May

Lish McBride

Erin McLellan

Courtney Milan

Mooncakes

Moonstruck

TA Moore

Shane K. Morton

N

Sebastian Nothwell

O

Claire O'Dell

Richard Osman

EE Ottoman

P

Cindy Spencer Pape

Robert B. Parker

Roan Parrish

Penelope Peters

CS Poe

Frank Anthony Polito

CL Polk

Jordan Castillo Price

Q

R

Deanna Raybourn

Layla Reyne

Kris Ripper

Rivers of London

JA Rock

AM Rose

Rainbow Rowell

S

Katharine Schellman

Cat Sebastian

Marie Sexton

Becca Seymour

Ophelia Silk

David R. Slayton

Ada Maria Soto

Stephen Spotswood

Elyse Springer

Ella Stainton

Morgan Stang

Maggie Stiefvater

Philip William Stover

T

The Tea Dragon Society

Allie Therin

U

Ngozi Ukazu

V

Valor

Geneva Vand

Piper Vaughn

Chace Verity

W

Mark Waddell

Olivia Waite

NR Walker

Suzanne Walker

MA Wardell

Aidan Wayne

Rebekah Weatherspoon

Martha Wells

Meryl Wilsner

LA Witt

X

Y

Cathy Yardley

ES Yu

Z