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Worlds Without End Roll-Your-Own Reading Challenge

2017 LGBTQ Speculative Fiction Reading Challenge

2017 LGBTQ Speculative Fiction Reading Challenge

The 2017 LGBTQ Speculative Fiction Reading Challenge seeks to promote diversity and expand horizons amongst readers and writers of speculative fiction.

Read and review books that either:

  1. Are written by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer authors,
  2. Explore LGBTQ themes, or
  3. Feature LGBTQ characters.

Author repeats are admissable.

Remember that we have the LGBTQ Speculative Fiction Resource List here on WWEnd. It is our own resource for finding great LGBTQ books. The books on the list primarily feature Lambda Literary and Gaylactic Spectrum Award winners and nominees.

Challenge Details
Genre: Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Challenge Span: January 2017 – December 2017

Reading Levels
Select your reading level below. You can adjust your level up or down at any time during the challenge.

 Gertrude Stein = 3 books + 1 reviews
 Walt Whitman = 6 books + 2 reviews
 Sappho = 9 books + 3 reviews
 Oscar Wilde = 12 books + 6 reviews

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Ann Walker

Ann Walker

An Accident of Stars
A Conjuring of Light
The Lions of Al-Rassan
Passing Strange
Planetfall
The Stars Change
Arrenby

Arrenby

The City of Woven Streets
A Closed and Common Orbit
A Conjuring of Light
The Devourers
The Hanging Tree
Passing Strange
Seven Surrenders
With Blood Upon the Sand
4
3
2
1
CoolCurry

CoolCurry

Passing Strange
The Root
The Stars Are Legion
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
dalex

dalex

Afterparty
The Book of the Unnamed Midwife
Dreams of Shreds and Tatters
The Girl in the Road
The Gracekeepers
The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet
Los Nefilim
Occupy Me
The Only Ones
The Prey of Gods
Smoketown
The Sunlight Pilgrims
devilinlaw

devilinlaw

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
Briar Rose
Carmilla
Ethan of Athos
Flesh and Gold
Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen
Kushiel's Dart
The Many-Colored Land
Naked Lunch
Orlando
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Venus Plus X
digitaltempest

digitaltempest

Conspiracy of Ravens
Palimpsest
Under the Poppy
Dlw28

Dlw28

A Fist of Permutations in Lightning and Wildflowers
Full Fathom Five
God's War
Life
Lizard Radio
Luna: Wolf Moon
Maximum Light
Raven Stratagem
Rule 34
Swordspoint
Trouble and Her Friends
When Fox is a Thousand
Infinity_Outlaw

Infinity_Outlaw

Full Fathom Five
Passing Strange
The Stars Are Legion
3
2
1
Jackarandose

Jackarandose

Abaddon's Gate
Bending the Landscape: Fantasy
Kushiel's Dart
The Lions of Al-Rassan
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
The Steel Remains
JessLibrarian

JessLibrarian

Christmas Days:  12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days
When the Moon Was Ours
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
joycast

joycast

Ascension
Ash
Carmilla
The Passion of New Eve
The Song of Achilles
Spaceman Blues
6
5
4
3
2
1
km098

km098

12
11
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
Linguana

Linguana

Kissing the Witch:  Old Tales in New Skins
Labyrinth Lost
Palimpsest
Passing Strange
The Song of Achilles
1
Naomi_uk72

Naomi_uk72

China Mountain Zhang
A Closed and Common Orbit
Conspiracy of Ravens
Downbelow Station
Forty Thousand in Gehenna
Merchanter's Luck
Nova
Passing Strange
4
3
2
1
nea

nea

After Atlas
A Closed and Common Orbit
Every Heart a Doorway
Planetfall
The Stars Are Legion
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
Rhondak101

Rhondak101

The Fortunate Fall
London Falling
Rusalka
Six of Crows
2
1
robyn

robyn

Ascension
Every Heart a Doorway
When the Moon Was Ours
3
2
1
Sable Aradia

Sable Aradia

A Book of Tongues
Cuckoo's Egg
Downbelow Station
The Faded Sun: Kesrith
The Faded Sun: Kutath
The Faded Sun: Shon'jir
Forty Thousand in Gehenna
Merchanter's Luck
A Rope of Thorns
Skin Folk
Star Songs of an Old Primate
Stars in My Pocket Like Grains of Sand
Slinkyboy

Slinkyboy

The Better Part of Valor
The Female Man
Hestia
Karen Memory
Titan
Venus Plus X
spoltz

spoltz

Affinity
Ethan of Athos
Girl Meets Boy:  The Myth of Iphis
Gossamer Axe
The Skull of Truth
Smoke and Shadows
Titan
5
4
3
2
1
thereddeath

thereddeath

3
2
1
Weesam

Weesam

Blood Oranges
The Cage of Zeus
Carmilla
Larque on the Wing
Lizard Radio
Los Nefilim
Orlando
The Root
Solitaire
The Summer Isles
The Wild Swans
The Wolf at the Door