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Bin lorry drivers are on strike over a number of days. We apologise but this is out of our control. We are continuing to try and find a resolution that will get drivers back on the streets.

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LGBT+ (Books for Adults)


  • The Gay Divorcee by Paul Burston
  • A Life Apart by Neel Mukherjee
  • The Conversion by Joseph Olshan
  • The Sealed Letter by Emma Donoghue
  • Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore by Stella Duffy
  • Tell It To The Bees by Fiona Shaw
  • Disobedience by Naomi Alderman
  • Pages of You by Sylvia Brownrigg
  • Mur-mur by Wil Eaves
  • Maurice by E. M. Forster
  • Carol by Patricia Highsmith
  • English Animals by Laura Kaye
  • White is for Witching by Helen Oyeyemi
  • On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong
  • Tin Man by Sarah Winman
  • Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
  • A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
  • We Contain Multitudes by Sarah Henstra
  • Birthday by Meredith Russo


  • The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You by S. Bear Bergman
  • She's Not the Man I Married by Helen Boyd
  • Out at the Movies: A History of Gay Cinema by Steve Paul Davies
  • The Pink Guide to Adoption for Lesbians and Gay Men by Nicola Hill
  • Red Dust Road by Jackie Kay
  • Queer Intentions: A (Personal) Journey Through LGBTQ+ Culture by Amelia Abraham
  • The Gender Games: The Problem with Men and Women... from Someone Who Has Been Both by Juno Dawson
  • Diary of a Drag Queen by Crystal Rasmussen

LGBT+ (Books for Young People)


  • Annie On My Mind by Nancy Garden
  • Ash by Malinda Lo
  • Birthday by Meredith Russo (also included on the adult list)
  • Boy Meets Boy by David Levithan
  • The Deepest Breath by Meg Grenan
  • Empress of the World by Sara Ryan
  • Geography Club by Brent Hartinger
  • Gracefully Grayson by Amy Polonsky
  • Heartstopper, Vol. 1 by Alice Oseman
  • Hitler's Canary by Sandi Toksvig
  • If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan
  • Kiss by Jacqueline Wilson
  • Luna by Julie Anne Peters
  • The Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M. Danforth
  • Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson (also included on the adult list)
  • Parrotfish by Ellen Wittinger
  • Pulp by Robin Talley
  • Simon and the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
  • Starring Kitty by Keris Stainton
  • Totally Joe by James Howe
  • Trumpet by Jackie Kay
  • We Contain Multitudes by Sarah Henstra (also included on the adult list)
  • What's Up With Jody Barton? by Hayley Long
  • Why We Took The Car by Wolfgang Herrndorf
  • Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green and David Levithan

LGBT+ (Books for Children)


  • Red Rockets and Rainbow Jelly by Sua Heap and Nich Sharratt
  • Mommy, Mama and Me by Leslea Newman and Carol Thompson
  • Daddy, Papa and Me by Leslea Newman and Carol Thompson
  • Picnic in the Park by Joe Griffiths and Tony Pilgrim
  • Donovan's Big Day by Leslea Newman and Mike Dutton
  • Josh and Jaz Have Three Mums by Hedi Argent
  • And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell
  • King and King by Linda de Haan and Stern Nijland
  • The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsche and Michael Martchenko
  • Prince Henry by Oliver Pike
  • 10,000 Dresses by Marcus Ewert and Rex Ray
  • William's Doll by Charlotte Zolotow
  • Dad David, Baba Chris and Me by Ed Merchant
  • Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andre and Guy Parker-Rees
  • This is Our House by Michael Rosen and Bob Graham
  • This Day in June by Gayle E. Pitman and Kristyna Litten
  • The Boy in the Dress by David Walliams
  • Pea's Book of Best Friends by Susie Day
  • Two Weeks with the Queen by Morris Gleitzman
  • Tabby McTat by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
  • Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman
  • Something Else by Kathryn Cave and Chris Riddell
  • Two Mums and a Menagerie by Carolyn Robertson and Patricia de Villiers
  • A Tale of Two Daddies by Vanita Oelschlager
  • Heather Has Two Mummies by Leslea Newman and Laura Cornell
  • A Tale of Two Mommies by Vanita Oelschlager
  • My Brother's Name is Jessica by John Boyne
  • The Girl with Two Dads by Mel Elliott


  • The Great Big Book of Families by Mary Hoffman and Ros Asquith
  • It's Okay to be Different by Todd Parr
  • The Family Book by Todd Parr

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