Does your community have a book club or discussion group? Take a look at the titles you’ve read over the last couple of years and consider whether they are fully inclusive of LGBTQ people and themes.

Sometimes groups inadvertently adopt suggested lists created for books groups that don’t take into diversity into account when making their recommendations. But having books that speak to a wide variety of human experience sends a message of inclusion to everyone in your community and expands the horizons of those in the book group.

Here are just a few suggestions to get you started if you’d like to add some LGBTQ books to your current reading lists:

Spiritually Themed:

Many book clubs, even in communities of faith, focus on more secular reads. If you are looking for some broader suggestions, check these out:

That should keep you and your community reading for quite a while!

View our 52 Ways to Expand Your Welcome to LGBTQ+ People and Our Families Series (4th editionhere!