February is Black History Month in the United States, and Duck Prints Press is joining in the celebration by sharing 15 of our favorite queer reads by Black authors! The contributors to this list are Shadaras, boneturtle, Tris Lawrence, Sebastian Marie, Shea Sullivan, Terra P. Waters, and an anonymous author.
An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon
The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth Trilogy) by N.K. Jemisin
A Necessary Chaos by Brent Lambert
The Prey of Gods by Nicky Drayden
So Many Beginnings: A Little Women Remix (Remixed Classics Series) by Bethany C. Morrow
Nothing Burns As Bright As You by Ashley Woodfolk
You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson
Rise to the Sun by Leah Johnson
This Poison Heart (This Poison Heart Series) by Kalynn Bayron
The Taking of Jake Livingston by Ryan Douglass
The Summer Prince by Alaya Dawn Johnson
How to Find a Princess (Runaway Royals Series) by Alyssa Cole
Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers
My Dear Henry: A Jekyll & Hyde Remix (Remixed Classics Series) by Kalynn Bayron
Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi
What are YOUR favorite reads by Black authors? We’d love to find more to add to our to-be-read piles!
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Love reading queer books? Our Queer Book Challenge is running on Storygraph through the end of 2024. Come join us!