Compiled by Michele W.
June 1 marks the beginning of pride month, when LGBTQ communities around the world come together to celebrate the pride of being themselves and affirm their freedom. Pride month is celebrated in June to honor the historic Stonewall uprising that took place in NYC in June 1969.
I love reading romances because I love celebrating love between people. To help commemorate Pride Month 2020, here is a compilation of 15 romance novels and books that feature characters within the gay, lesbian, trans, and non-binary communities.
Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
Something to Talk About by Meryl Wilsner
The Lady’s Guide to Celestial Mechanics by Olivia Waite
The Lawrence Brown Affair by Cat Sebastian
A Little Light Mischief by Cat Sebastian
Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli
The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman
Stay Gold by Tolby McSmith
The Magpie Lord by K.J. Charles
If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo
I Wish You All the Best by Mason Deaver
Roller Girl by Vanessa North