#QueerRecs – June 18, 2020

The Royal Bookshelf is hosting this special book tag for Pride Month, and naturally I am participating! I’ll share with you excellent queer book recommendations that correspond to the right prompt on the schedule.

queer recs

So as you can see, this week’s prompt is: Top 5 queer authors. This list in by no means complete 😂

Get ready for some great queer content👌🏳️‍🌈

You can find the previous post here.


1. Aiden Thomas (@aidenschmaiden)

Cemetery Boys: Amazon.it: Thomas, Aiden: Libri in altre lingue     Aiden Thomas (Author of Cemetery Boys)

2. V.E. Schwab (@veschwab)

Amazon.com: Vicious (Villains) (9781250183507): Schwab, V. E.: Books     VE Schwab on international success and being censored in Russia ...

3. Oscar Wilde

The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde: 9780141442464 ...     Oscar Wilde - Wikipedia

4. Adam Silvera (@AdamSilvera)

They Both Die at the End eBook di Adam Silvera - 9781471166211 ...     Adam Silvera (Author of They Both Die at the End)

5. Alice Oseman (@AliceOseman)

Solitaire: Amazon.it: Oseman, Alice: Libri in altre lingue     AUTHOR INTERVIEW: Alice Oseman – Readable Life

BONUS! Kirsty Logan (@kirstylogan)

Amazon.it: The Gloaming - Logan, Kirsty - Libri in altre lingue     Why long-lost folklore still matters to modern listeners - CNET

(Psst! I wrote a review on this book! It’s amazing and you should totally read it!)

BONUS BONUS! Sappho

Stung with Love: Poems and Fragments of Sappho (Penguin Classics ...

Sappho, once again this time | Classical Inquiries
“In the Days of Sappho” (1904). John William Godward (British, 1861–1922).
Image via Wikimedia Commons.

Who are your favourite queer authors? Let me know in the comments!


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