Tag Archives: Southern Gothic

Fave Five: Queer Gothic Fiction

The House of Sundering Flames by Aliette de Bodard

The Magpie Lord by KJ Charles

Plain Bad Heroines by emily m. danforth, ill. by Sara Lautman

Summer Sons by Lee Mandelo

A Dowry of Blood by S.T. Gibson

Bonus: Coming in 2022, Tripping Arcadia by Kit Mayquist and The Wicked and the Willing by Lianyu Tan

Fave Five: Queer Romances for Music Lovers

A&B by JC Lillis (YA, f/f, B)

Grrrls on the Side by Carrie Pack (YA, f/f)

Stygian by Santino Hassell (m/m)

One Kiss with a Rock Star by Amber Lin and Shari Slade (m/f, B)

True Brit by Con Riley (m/m)

Bonus: For shorter reads, check out novellas Full Exposure by Amy Jo Cousins (m/m), Fearless by Shira Glassman (f/f), and Lioness in Blue by Shira Glassman (m/f, B)

Double Bonus: Not a Romance, but Another Word For Happy by Agay Llanera has a gay main character who’s a piano prodigy

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