Congratulations to the 2019 LAMBDA Award Winners

By The Book Slut

By The Book Slut

The best lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender books of the last year were honored at the 31st annual Lambda Literary Awards on Monday night in New York. The nonprofit organization awarded winners in 25 different categories along with three honorary awards. Also known as the Lammys, the categories range from fiction to romance to children's books. A plethora of quality books to add to your to-read list!


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The Tiger Flu

Larissa Lai

£16.98 £15.79

Lesbian Fiction Winner

Jonny Appleseed

Joshua Whitehead

£14.99 £13.94

Gay Fiction Winner


Negar Djavadi

£8.99 £8.36

Bisexual Fiction Winner

Out of Step: A Memoir

Anthony Moll

£16.95 £15.76

Bisexual Non-Fiction Winner

Little Fish

Casey Plett

£14.99 £13.94

Transgender Fiction Winner

Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry

Imani Perry

£14.99 £13.94

LGBTQ+ Non-Fiction Winner

Histories of the Transgender Child

Julian Gill-Peterson


Transgender Non-Fiction


Justin Phillip Reed

£12.99 £12.08

Gay Poetry Winner

We Play a Game

Duy Doan


Bisexual Poetry Winner


Zahra Patterson

£14.00 £13.02

Lesbian Memoir/Biography Winner

Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture

Roxane Gay

£10.99 £10.22

LGBTQ+ Anthology—Non-Fiction Winner

Hurricane Child (Scholastic Gold)

Kacen Callender

£7.99 £7.43

LGBTQ+ Children’s/Young Adult Winner

The Lie And How We Told It

Tommi Parrish

£21.99 £20.45

LGBTQ+ Graphic Novels Winner