Articles Posted in the " lgbt books " Category

  • “Our Own Private Universe”: Finding Love and Finding Yourself

    Robin Talley’s Our Own Private Universe is the charming tale of a young girl exploring her sexuality and wondering about her place in the world. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.


  • Robin Talley Talks Representation, Communication, and Speaking Out

    Robin Talley is a New York Times best-selling young adult author who writes specifically about LGBTQ+ women, so she’s exactly the kind of author we at The Geekiary like to talk about! - **Read our policies before commenting.** Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube. Please do not copy our content in […]



  • Living Right with Author Laila Ibrahim

    Today we have author Laila Ibrahim with us. Check out our interview where she talks about her inspirations as a writer, shares valuable advice, and lets us know what she’s working on next. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube. Please do not copy our […]


  • Living Right – A Mother’s Journey to Accepting Her Gay Son

    Laila Ibrahim shares a story full of sadness and love in her book Living Right. She shares a mother’s journey about accepting her gay son. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are […]


  • LGBTQ+ Book Recommendations

    Happy Pride! June is Pride Month, and so some of us here at The Geekiary have compiled a list of recommendations for books with LGBTQ+ main characters or storylines. - **Read our policies before commenting.** Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Google+, Pinterest, Instagram, and YouTube. Please do not copy our content in whole to […]


  • The Art of Being Normal Proves There Is No Such Thing

    Some people would give anything to be considered “normal”, but in The Art of Being Normal, the lesson is that there really is no such thing. Since he was little, David has only ever really wanted one thing: to be a girl. He keeps this a secret from everyone except his two best friends, quietly gathering […]


  • Book Review: “This Is Where It Ends” by Marieke Nijkamp

    Trigger warning: Mentions and slight discussion of rape. Everyone has a reason to fear the boy with the gun. The students of Opportunity High School in Opportunity, Alabama, had no reason to think that today would be different than any other day. Then the auditorium doors didn’t open after their start-of-school assembly. Told from four […]


  • “Mad About the Hatter” Is a Quick, Fun Read

    So apparently Alice (as in the Alice) has a younger brother, Henry – a brother who has never believed Alice’s ridiculous stories of a magical place called Wonderland. However, things are happening and Alice needs Henry to believe her because she needs his help, so she conspires to send him to Wonderland so that he can see it […]