What are you reading in 2019?

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What are you reading in 2019?

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1originalslicey
apr 18, 2019, 12:47pm

Let's see if we can revitalize this group!

  • What titles or genres are you reading in 2019?

  • Are you reading classics or new releases?

  • What books to you hope to read this year?

  • What would you recommend to someone just discovering lesbian or queer fiction?

  • What has been your favorite read(s) of 2019?

2originalslicey
Redigerat: apr 18, 2019, 1:07pm

What titles or genres are you reading in 2019?

1. Love in the Time of Global Warming.
So, I've only read one lesbian fiction title this year, this YA (or possible middle grade) book. It's a sort of retelling of the Odyssey, using a magical realism style. This story features multiple queer youth characters.

2. Irritable Hearts: A PTSD Love Story
I'm currently reading a memoir by a bisexual woman, but most relationships detailed in the book are with men.

3. Shameless: A Sexual Reformation by Nadia Bolz-Weber and Walking the Bridgeless Canyon by Kathy Baldock.
I've also read portions of two religion books that feature content and commentary on gay Christians.

I've already read the latter more than once, and it's the most well-researched book I've ever read on this subject and I highly recommend it for anyone struggling with how to talk to people about the history of "homosexuality" and the church. I think it can be completely eye-opening for straight readers, and I've found that even gay readers learn a lot about not just the church and our society, but also about queer history. It is a really thought-provoking book.

3originalslicey
Redigerat: apr 22, 2019, 3:32pm

Det här meddelandet har tagits bort av dess författare.

4originalslicey
Redigerat: apr 22, 2019, 3:33pm

Det här meddelandet har tagits bort av dess författare.

5DanieXJ
apr 18, 2019, 4:02pm

These all seem like different threads. Do you want to split them up? If people are going to be answering them all the answers'll definitely get messed about.