Popular Lesbian Fiction
From coming-out stories to historical fiction, from literary masterpieces to light romance, this list contains some of the most critically-acclaimed, contemporary novels featuring lesbian characters and themes, many of them award-winning titles! All of these titles are located in the Adult Fiction section of the Library unless otherwise noted.
Beale, Elaine. Another Life Altogether. 2010.
Bledsoe, Lucy Jane. The Big Bang Symphony. 2010.
Brown, Rita Mae. Rubyfruit Jungle. 1973.
Brownrigg, Sylvia. Pages for You. 2001.
Dean, Elizabeth. It's In Her Kiss. 2002.
D'Erasmo, Stacey. A Seahorse Year. 2004.
England, Kate. Wildthorn. 2009. (Teen Fiction ENG).
Fleming, Anne. Anomaly. 2005.
Gordon, Jaimy. Bogeywoman. 1999.
Grant, Stephanie. Map of Ireland. 2008.
Green, Allison. Half-Moon Scar. 2000.
Hall, Catherine. Days of Grace. 2010.
Hirz, Saba. The Others. 2009.
Johnson, Barb. More of this World or Maybe Another. 2009.
Katzir, Judith. Dearest Anne: A Tale of Impossible Love. 2008.
Lemus, Felicia Luna. Trace Elements of Random Tea Parties. 2003.
Malone, Jill. Red Audrey and the Roping. 2008.
Nachman/Dykewomon, Elana. Beyond the Pale. 1997.
Obejas, Achy. Memory Mambo. 1996.
Ostlund, Lori. The Bigness of the World. 2009.
Revoyr, Nina. Southland. 2003.
Sawyer, Michelle. They Say She Tastes Like Honey. 2003.
Sharratt, Mary. Summit Avenue. 2000.
Sledge, Michael. The More I Owe You. 2010.
Trujillo, Carla. What Night Brings. 2003.
Vickers, Lu. Breathing Underwater. 2007.
Wadsworth, Ann. Light Coming Back. 2001.
Waters, Sarah. Affinity. 1999.
Waters, Sarah. Fingersmith. 2002.
Winterson, Jeanette. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit. 1987.