Jeremy & Andy's Top 10 Queer Reads

Jeremy & Andy's Top 10 Queer Reads

Life, Love and TravelJeremy and Andy

Jeremy & Andy are two thirds of ‘Two Guys & A Tortoise’. They were married in 2018 and shortly thereafter embarked on a new adventure together, with their shelled companion in tow, promoting visibility through sharing their daily lives and travels on social media and creating a safe space for LGB...

Every year in June, we are able to reflect back on LGBTQ history - all of the pain, love and hardship really is brought to light by pride month. But of course, reading LGBTQ stories shouldn't be limited to one month. 

Through books, memories are immortalised and stories are shared to help, guide, and support LGBTQ folk looking to find their way. That is why we worked with @twoguysandatortoise to ask them about some of their favourite reads and curated this list of books to be purchased any time of the year. In this article, Jeremy and Andy focus on gay stories primarily.

We are sure that this comprehensive list will help you settle on something. Ease yourself in and be your true self - or support your loved ones through their journey with this classic list of modern favourites.

  • Last updated: 23-06-2021
Table of Contents

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Becky AlbertalliSimon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda


Mr. Riyadh Khalaf Yay! You're Gay! Now What?


Willam BelliSuck Less: Where There's a Willam, There's a Way


Michelle VisageThe Diva Rules: Ditch the Drama, Find Your Strength, and Sparkle Your Way to the Top


Jeremy and Andy's mybest Summary

We hope we've been able to spark your interest in some new titles with our top ten list this Pride month and that you enjoy these reads as much as we did. It is a great time of year to dive into a new LGBTQ+ read and celebrate our own and others' pride stories.

If you're looking for more inclusive reading, look no further. We know that one list on LGBTQ could never be enough to promote the huge, diverse community we exist in/with, so here are some other articles curated by mybest-UK writers!

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