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9 Posts tagged with 'queer'
April 6, 2020
A Rainbow of LGBTQIA+ YA NovelsBecause we could all use a little color right now.
June 3, 2019
In Celebration of Pride Month: 5 Queer Books That Shaped MeA Pride Month special from Rachel D. on some of the queer YA titles closest to her heart.
June 11, 2018
6 LGBTQIA+ Reads to Add to Your 2018 TBRCheck out our LGBTQIA+ recs for Pride Month!
November 30, 2017
Secretly Queer Classics: The Lord of the RingsWhen I started asking people for suggestions for classics to read looking for queer subtext, the most common one people…
October 25, 2017
Secretly Queer Classics: Anne of Green GablesMany, many years ago, heroines always fell for heroes, and the guy always got the girl in the end, at…
June 12, 2017
7 Books to Read in Honor of Pride MonthHello Swoon Readers! It's June, which means it's PRIDE MONTH! So we here at Swoon Reads are going back to…
June 21, 2016
Queer YA 101: The Gender Binary and How We Talk About BooksLet's talk about books. And let's talk about how to talk about books without excluding certain groups of people! Inclusivity…
May 24, 2016
Queer YA 101: Why you shouldn’t describe characters as “homosexual”This is a follow-up to my first Queer YA 101 post about things to keep in mind when talking about…
May 3, 2016
Queer YA 101: Things to keep in mind when talking about books with queer characters (Part I)There are a series of questions that come up, implicitly or explicitly, pretty often when talking, thinking, and writing about…