The following sixteen books have been read and recommended for consideration for the final list by at least one juror.
Broder, Michael. This Life Now. A Midsummer Night’s Press.
Crowe, Roewan. Quivering Land. Arbeiter Ring Publishing.
Karaminas, Vicki and Adam Geczy. Queer Style (Subcultural Style). Bloombury Academic.
Kirby, Rob. Qu33r. Northwest Press.
Maupin, Armistead. Days of Anna Madrigal. Harper.
Mock, Janet. Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love and So Much More. Atria Books.
Obomsawin, Diane. On Loving Women. Drawn & Quarterly.
Pugh, Tison. Queer Chivalry: Medievalism and the Myth of White Masculinity in Southern Literature. Louisiana State University Press.
Rivers, Daniel W. Radical Relations: Lesbian Mothers, Gay Fathers and their Children in the United States Since World War II. University of North Carolina Press.
Serano, Julia. Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive. Seal Press.
Sheldon, Jean. She Overheard Murder. Wellworth Publishing/Bast Press.
Teeman, Tim. In Bed With Gore Vidal. Magnus Books.
Xavier, Emanuel. Nefarious. Queer Mojo.
Wade, Julie Marie. When I Was Straight. A Midsummer Night’s Press.
Wescott, Glenway. A Visit to Priapus. University of Wisconsin Press.
White, Edmund. Inside a Pearl: My Years in Paris. Bloomsbury USA.