11 Fascinating LGBT History Books to Read for Pride Month

Give yourself the most colorful history lesson ever.

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Buy The Gay Metropolis at Amazon

The Gay Metropolis

By Charles Kaiser

Buy To Believe in Women at Amazon

To Believe in Women

By Lillian Faderman

Buy Borrowed Time at Amazon

Borrowed Time

By Paul Monette

Buy The Normal Heart and The Destiny of Me at Amazon

The Normal Heart and The Destiny of Me

By Larry Kramer

Buy Double Life at Amazon

Double Life

By Alan Shayne and Norman Sunshine

Buy In the Shadow of the American Dream at Amazon

In the Shadow of the American Dream

By David Wojnarowicz

Buy Candy Darling at Amazon

Candy Darling

By Candy Darling


Queer Latino Tesitmonio, Keith Haring, and Juanito Xtravaganza

By A. Cruz-Malavé

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A Queer History of the United States

By Michael Bronski


Queer (In)Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States

By Joey L. Mogul, Andrea J. Ritchie, and Kay Whitlock


Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out

By Susan Kuklin