Survey our Database

Tables and charts summarizing our book data.
Title Author Genre Subject Protagonist MoreScore
Beauty Queens Bray, Libba survival / humor beauty pageants / pirates / plane crash trans female / non-white / non-straight 6 Alternatives
Imago Butler, Octavia E. dystopian / science fiction genetic engineering / dating non-binary / non-white / non-straight 6 Alternatives
America: The Life and Times of America Chavez Rivera, Gabby adventure / science fiction / graphic novel Superheros / Latina / Lesbians cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
The Color Purple Walker, Alice perseverance / confessional / psychological American South / African American / Letters cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Every Day Levithan, David romance / magical realism Consciousness Transfer / Gender Identity non-binary / undisclosed / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Girl Mans Up Girard, M-E coming-of-age / realistic Canada / Protuguese / Lesibans cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Here Comes the Sun: A Novel Benn, Nicole Dennis perseverance / realistic / romance Jamaica / Lesbians / Poverty cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Jam on the Vine Barnett, La Shonda Katrice adventure / historical Race Riots / African American / Journalism cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Lies We Tell Ourselves Talley, Robin romance / historical virgina / school integration / racism cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
M+O 4EVR Hegamin, Tonya coming-of-age / magical realism slavery / lesbians cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
The Porcupine of Truth Konigsberg, Bill coming-of-age / realistic Montana / African Americans / Dysfunctional Families cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Small Beauty Wilson Yang, Jia Qing perseverance / domestic Canada / Chinese / Family History trans female / non-white / undisclosed 5 Alternatives
The Two Hotel Francforts Leavitt, David romance / war / historical Lisbon, Portugal / Jewish / World War II cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
When the Moon Was Ours McLemore, Anna M. romance / magical realism family trans male / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Wild Seed Butler, Octavia adventure / fantasy / alternative history shape-shifting / colonial america / slavery cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Akata Warrior Okorafor, Nnedi adventure / fantasy / mythology Nigeria / Albinos / Magic cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Akata Witch Okorafor, Nnedi coming-of-age / fantasy nigeria / magic / women cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
The Angel of History Alameddine, Rabih perseverance / magical realism San Fransisco / Lebanese Americans / AIDS Epidemic cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Sáenz, Benjamin Alire romance / realistic mexican-american / homosexuality / families cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Ash Lo, Malinda coming-of-age / fantasy love / lesbians / hunting cis female / undisclosed / non-straight 4 Alternatives
The Bluest Eye Morrison, Toni coming-of-age / realistic african americans / women / beauty cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Díaz, Junot coming-of-age / realistic / humor dominican republic / fantasy fiction / spanglish cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
China Mountain Zhang McHugh, Maureen F. dystopian / science fiction Communism / Homosexuality cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Chulito González, Charles Rice coming-of-age South Bronx / Latino / Coming Out cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Copper Sun Draper, Sharon M perseverance / historical / slave narrative Carolina / African Americans / Slavery cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Day of Tears Lester, Julius perseverance / historical slavery / american south / american civil war cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Desert Boys McCormick, Chris coming-of-age / realistic Coming Out / Mojave Desert / Armenia cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
The Devourers Das, Indra adventure / fantasy / horror Modern India / Shapeshifting / Mughal Empire cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
The First Rule of Punk Pérez, Celia C. coming-of-age / realistic mexican-americans / punk rock / friendship cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Fledgling Butler, Octavia E coming-of-age / fantasy / horror Vampires / Amnesia cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Flygirl Smith, Sherri L. perseverance / war world war II / women / airplane pilots cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
The Hate U Give Thomas, Angie perseverance / realistic police violence / racism / prep school cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
In the Time of the Butterflies Álvarez, Julia perseverance / historical dominican republic / revolution / women cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Inkheart Funke, Cornelia adventure / fantasy Italy / Magic / Bookbinding cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Inside Out and Back Again Lai, Thanhha coming-of-age / realistic vietnam / american south / immigration cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Into the Blue Henson, Pene romance Hawaii / Surfing / Gay Men cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Island of the Blue Dolphins O'Dell, Scott survival / historical / sea Native Americans / California / Islands cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
It Ain't So Awful, Falafel Dumas, Firoozeh coming-of-age / historical California / Iranian cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Guapa Haddad, Saleem perseverance / realistic Middle East / Arab / Coming Out cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Lucy and Linh Pung, Alice perseverance / realistic chinese / bullying / boarding school cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
More Happy Than Not Silvera, Adam romance / science fiction new york / homosexuality / memory cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Ms. Marvel Wilson, G. Willow coming-of-age / graphic novel muslim american / women cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
My Antonia Cather, Willa coming-of-age / historical nebraska / pioneer women / immigration cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Ninth Ward Rhodes, Jewell Parker dystopian / apocalyptic New Orleans, Louisiana / Hurricane Katrina / Grandmothers cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Otherbound Duyvis, Corinne adventure / fantasy lesbians / clairvoyance / revolution cis female / undisclosed / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Purple Hibiscus Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi coming-of-age / realistic / domestic Nigeria / Coup / Fanaticism cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy Wright, Bil coming-of-age / realistic New York / Makeup Artists / High School cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
The Road to Paris Grimes, Nikki coming-of-age / realistic / domestic New York City / African American / Racial Identity cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
The Street Petry, Ann perseverance / realistic harlem / mothers cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
They Both Die at the End Silvera, Adam romance / science fiction New York / Hispanic Americans cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Wanting Mor Khan, Rukhsana coming-of-age / perseverance / war Kabul, Afghanistan / Orphans cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Where the Streets Had a Name Fattah, Randa Abdel coming-of-age / realistic / war Israeli Palestinian Conflict / Palestinians cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Adulthood Rites Butler, Octavia E. dystopian / science fiction women / genetic engineering cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Akosua and Osman Herbstein, Manu romance / realistic Ghana / Social Mobility / Economics cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Alif the Unseen Wilson, G Willow adventure / fantasy / mythology Middle East / Arab-Indian / Hacking cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
All American Boys Reynolds / Kiely, Jason / Brendan perseverance / realistic Racial Profiling / Police Violence / African Americans cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
American Street Zoboi, Ibi perseverance / realistic Detroit / Hatians / Immigrants cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Americanah Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi romance / realistic nigeria / england / refugee cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Annabel Winter, Kathleen coming-of-age / historical / domestic Newfoundland, Canada / Gender Identity / Intersex Teens non-binary / white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Apocalypse Baby Despentes, Virginie adventure / detective / noir Europe / Punk / Missing Persons cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Away Running Wright, David adventure / realistic / urban Paris, France / Muslims / Racism cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
A Beautiful Lie Master, Irfan adventure / historical / domestic India / Partition of India / Fathers cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The Belles Clayton, Dhonielle adventure / fantasy Beauty cis female / non-white / pending 3 Alternatives
Beloved Morrison, Toni perseverance / historical Ghosts / African Americans / Slavery cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
The Blood Flowers Amirrezvani, Anita perseverance / historical iran / women / weaving cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Boy Meets Boy Levithan, David romance / coming-of-age / humor high school / homosexuality / positivity cis male / undisclosed / non-straight 3 Alternatives
The Boy who Spat in Sargrenti's Eye Herbstein, Manu dystopian / realistic / war Ghana / Asante / Colonialism cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Bud, Not Buddy Curtis, Christopher Paul coming-of-age / historical / domestic Michican / African Americans / Depression cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Butterfly Swords Lin, Jeannie romance / historical china / princess / martial arts cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
The City of Ember Prau, Jeanne Du adventure / apocalyptic / science fiction Underground Cities / Puzzles / Electricity cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Cutting for Stone Verghese, Abraham coming-of-age / realistic ethiopia / new york / surgeons cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Dance of the Banished Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk perseverance / historical / war Turkey / Kurdish / Genocide cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Dawn Butler, Octavia E. dystopian / science fiction / first contact women / genetic engineering cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Dreaming in Cuban Garcia, Cristina perseverance / realistic cuba / new york / mothers cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Elijah of Buxton Curtis, Christopher Paul adventure / historical / humor Bruxton, Canada / African Canadian / Freedom cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Enrique's Journey Nazario, Sonia adventure / realistic Honduras / Family Reunification / Child Immigrants cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Far From You Sharpe, Tess romance / detective / rural Lesbians / Addiction Recovery / Disability cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Fear of Beauty Froetschel, Susan perseverance / detective / realistic Afganistan / Extremism / Literacy cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Fish Matthews, L. S. perseverance / war Refugees cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Fish in a Tree Mullaly Hunt, Lynda perseverance / realistic Neurodiversity / Dyslexia / Reading cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The Garden of Forking Paths Borges, Jorge Luis tragedy / magical realism multiple dimensions / world war II / writing cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue Lee, Mackenzi adventure / fantasy / historical homosexuality / bisexuality cis male / undisclosed / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Girls Like Us Giles, Gail coming-of-age / realistic Neurodiversity / Developmental Disability / Sexual Assault cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Gone Crazy in Alabama Garcia, Rita Williams adventure / realistic / humor Alabama / African American / Sisters cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Guardian London, Alex dystopian / science fiction homosexuality / socio-economics cis male / undisclosed / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Holding Still for as Long as Possible Whittall, Zoe romance / realistic Toronto, Ontario / Anxiety Disorders / Millennials trans male / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
The House on Mango Street Cisneros, Sandra coming-of-age / realistic chicago / mexican-americans / women cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents Alvarez, Julia coming-of-age / historical New York City / Dominican Americans / Acculturation cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
I Am J Beam, Cris coming-of-age / realistic transgender / friendship trans male / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
I Believe in a Thing Called Love Goo, Maurene romance / realistic korean-american cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
I Have Lived a Thousand Years Bitton-Jackson, Livia perseverance / historical / war Hungary / Jewish / Holocaust cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister Sarn, Amélie coming-of-age / realistic France / Islam / Death cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
In the Night Garden Valente, Catherynne M. adventure / fantasy mythology / magic cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The Joy Luck Club Tan, Amy perseverance / realistic chinese-american / mothers / daughters cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Kindred Butler, Octavia E. perseverance / science fiction time travel / slavery / american south cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Lockdown Myers, Walter Dean coming-of-age / realistic New York City / African American / Old Age cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Lum Ware, Libby perseverance / historical / domestic West Virginia / Rural Development / Intersex Adults non-binary / white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Mare's War Davis, Tanita S adventure / historical / war African American / Women's Army Corps cis female / non-white / pending 3 Alternatives
Marrow Island Smith, Alexis survival / apocalyptic Remote Island / Secret Cults / Environmental Damage cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
The Miseducation of Cameron Post Danforth, Emily M. coming-of-age / realistic montana / lesbians / christianity cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
The More I Owe You Sledge, Michael romance / historical / biographical Brazil / Poetry / Lesbians cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Mrs. Dalloway Woolf, Virginia perseverance / domestic / psychological London / Bisexuality / Stream of Conciousness cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
My Real Children Walton, Jo romance / science fiction / alternative history Memory / Lesbians / Motherhood cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
November Blues Draper, Sharon M perseverance / realistic / domestic African Americans / Pregnancy cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
On the Edge of Gone Duyvis, Corinne survival / science fiction london / space / autism cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
One Crazy Summer Williams-Garcia, Rita coming-of-age / historical sisters / civil rights / black panthers cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Pathogen Webb, Jessica adventure / romance / detective Canada / Terrorism / Lesbians cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Proxy London, Alex dystopian / science fiction homosexuality / socio-economics cis male / undisclosed / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Queen Sugar Baszile, Natalie perseverance / realistic american south / sugar cane / women cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
The Rebellion of Miss Lucy Ann Lobdell Klaber, William adventure / historical / autobiographical Gender Identity / American West / Institutionalization trans male / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
The Red Pyramid Riordan, Rick adventure / fantasy / mythology Egypt / Egyptian Mythology / Secret Societies cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Salt Houses Ayan, Hala perseverance / realistic / war West Bank / Palestinian / Refugee cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Savvy Law, Ingrid coming-of-age / fantasy Magic / Voyages / Birthdays cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Seraphina Hartman, Rachel coming-of-age / fantasy Dragons / Music / Monarchy cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Simon vs the Homosapien Agenda Albertalli, Becky romance / realistic / humor coming out / homosexuality / theater cis male / undisclosed / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Soulless Carriger, Gail adventure / fantasy england / vampires / werewolves cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
The Sun Is Also A Star Yoon, Nicola romance / realistic korean-americans / jamaican-americans / immigration cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Their Eyes Were Watching God Hurston, Zora Neale coming-of-age / realistic african americans / women / jim crow laws cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
A Thousand Splendid Suns Hosseini, Khaled perseverance / historical afghanistan / families cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Tituba of Salem Village Petry, Ann perseverance / historical salem witch trials / women / slavery cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
To All the Boys I've Loved Before Han, Jenny romance / realistic Love Letters / Scandals cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Trigger Webb, Jessica adventure / romance / detective Canada / Terrorism / Lesbians cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Unbecoming Downham, Jenny coming-of-age / realistic / domestic England / Grandmothers / Alzheimer's cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
The Upside of Unrequited Albertalli, Becky romance / realistic Lesbians / Children of Gay Parents / Overweight Teens cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Watched Budhos, Marina adventure / realistic / psychological New York / Bangladeshi / Surveillence cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The Wee Free Men Pratchett, Terry adventure / fantasy / humor Discworld / Fairies / Witches cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The Weight of Feathers McLemore, Anna Marie romance / magical realism / fantasy Traveling Circuses / Vendettas / Magic cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
The Well of Loneliness Hall, Radclyffe perseverance / romance / realistic world war II / lesbians cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Whale Talk Crutcher, Chris coming-of-age / realistic / sports sports cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
When Dimple Met Rishi Menon, Sandhya romance / realistic / humor indian-american cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
When We Collided Lord, Emery romance / realistic Bipolar Disorder cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
When the Moon Is Low Hashimi, Nadia Kabul, Afghanistan / England / Refugee cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Who Fears Death Okorafor, Nnedi dystopian / science fiction africa / genocide / cultural heritage cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
The World Beneath Warman, Janice coming-of-age / realistic South Africa / Black South Africans / Apartheid cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Alexie, Sherman coming-of-age / humor native americans / cartoons / racism cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
The Absolutist Boyne, John romance / war / historical France / World War I / Homosexuality cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Animal Farm Orwell, George dystopian / satire / fables Totalitarianism / Soviet Union / Domestic Animals pending / undisclosed / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Anne of Green Gables Montgomery, L M coming-of-age / historical / domestic Canada / Farm Life / Imagination cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The Apothecary Meloy, Maile adventure / fantasy London / Cold War / Alchemy cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Beautiful Gravity Hyatt, Martin romance / realistic / southern gothic Louisiana / Polyamory / Musicians cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Bitter Eden Afrika, Tatamkhulu survival / realistic / war World War II / Prisoner of War / Homosexuality cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Bodega Dreams Quiñonez, Ernesto perseverance / realistic new york / puerto ricans cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
The Book Thief Zusak, Marcus perseverance / historical / war world war II / holocaust / libraries cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The Book of Harlan McFadden, Bernice L. perseverance / historical / war Germany / African Americans / Holocaust cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
The Boy in the Black Suit Reynolds, Jason romance / realistic New York City / African Americans / Funeral Homes cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Breathing Lessons Sinclair, Andy romance / realistic toronto / homosexuality / hedonism cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
The Cage Schulman, Audrey survival / realistic / psychological Canada / Tundra / Wildlife Photographers cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The Canterbury Tales Chaucer, Geoffrey adventure / realistic / satire women / priests / politicians cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Code Name Verity Wein, Elizabeth E perseverance / historical / war France / World War II / Spies cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Counting by 7s Sloan, Holly Goldberg coming-of-age / realistic genius / autism / school cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Death and the King’s Horseman Soyinka, Wole tragedy / drama / historical nigeria / duty / colonialism cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Don't Touch Wilson, Rachel M. romance / realistic Obsessive Compulsive Disorder / Theater cis female / undisclosed / straight 2 Alternatives
Driving the King Howard, Ravi perseverance / historical / realistic Fame / African Americans / Jim Crow cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Etiquette & Espionage Carriger, Gail adventure / steampunk Robots / Spies / Boarding Schools cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Fake ID Giles, Lamar adventure / thriller / detective Witness Protection / African Americans / Conspiracy cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
The First Part Last Johnson, Angela coming-of-age / realistic / domestic New York City / African Americans / Fatherhood cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Freaks and Revelations Hurwin, Davida Wills perseverance / historical / war Homophobia / Holocaust / Redemption cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Frog Music Donoghue, Emma adventure / historical / detective San Fransisco / Lesbians / Based on True Events cis female / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making Valente, Catherynne M adventure / fantasy / humor Voyages / Dragons / Fairies cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The Girl in Green Miller, Derek B adventure / detective / war Persian Gulf War / Jounalism / Mysteries cis male / undisclosed / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Handbook for Dragon Slayers Haskell, Merrie coming-of-age / fantasy Dragons / Writing cis female / pending / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Hide Griffin, Matthew romance / historical / domestic North Carolina / World War II / Committed Gay Relationship cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
History Is All You Left Me Silvera, Adam romance / realistic California / Obsessive Compulsive Disorder / Grief cis male / pending / non-straight 2 Alternatives
How to Say Goodbye in Robot Standiford, Natalie romance / realistic death / family cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Hurt Go Happy Rorby, Ginny perseverance / realistic Sign Language / Chimpanzees / Deafness cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
I'll Give You the Sun Nelson, Jandy romance / realistic / tragedy Artists / Secrets / Homosexuality cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
If I Was Your Girl Russo, Meredith romance / realistic Transgender Identity / High School trans female / white / straight 2 Alternatives
Into the Forest Hegland, Jean survival / apocalyptic / rural California / Sisters cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Invisible Man Ellison, Ralph perseverance / realistic / psychological New York City / African American / Racism cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Kushiel's Avatar Cary, Jacqueline romance / fantasy women / slavery / spies cis female / undisclosed / straight 2 Alternatives
Kushiel's Chosen Cary, Jacqueline romance / fantasy women / slavery / spies cis female / undisclosed / straight 2 Alternatives
Kushiel's Dart Cary, Jacqueline romance / fantasy women / slavery / spies cis female / undisclosed / straight 2 Alternatives
Life of Pi Martel, Yann survival / sea / psychological India / Immigration / Zoos cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Little House on the Prairie Wilder, Laura Ingalls survival / historical / rural American Frontier / Families cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Love Drugged Klise, James romance / science fiction / humor High School / Dating / Drugs cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress Heinlein, Robert A dystopian / science fiction Totalitarianism / Artificial Intelligence / Penal Colonies cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
The Mysterious Benedict Society Stewart, Trenton Lee adventure / fantasy Boarding Schools / Treasure Hunts / Missing Persons cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The Namesake Lahiri, Jhumpa coming-of-age / realistic massachusetts / india / immigration cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Night Wiesel, Elie perseverance / historical / war Germany / Jewish / Holocaust cis male / non-white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
No-No Boy Okada, John perseverance / realistic japanese internment / world war II cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
None of the Above Gregorio, I W coming-of-age / realistic Intersex Teens / Gender Identity / High School non-binary / white / straight 2 Alternatives
Number the Stars Lowry, Lois survival / war / historical Denmark / Jews / Holocaust cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
One Hundred Years of Solitude Marquez, Gabriel Garcia adventure / magical realism / rural South America / Epic Family History / Social Conditions cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Parable of the Sower Butler, Octavia E. dystopian / science fiction prophets / african american / women cis female / undisclosed / straight 2 Alternatives
Parable of the Talents Butler, Octavia E. dystopian / science fiction prophets / african american / women cis female / undisclosed / straight 2 Alternatives
Probation Mendicino, Tom romance / confessional North Carolina / Coming Out / Counseling cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
A Raisin in the Sun Hansberry, Lorraine perseverance / drama / realistic chicago / african americans / families cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Remembrance of Things I Forgot Smith, Bob romance / science fiction / humor New York / Time Travel / Satire cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Song of Achilles Miller, Madeline romance / historical / war greece / trojan war / homosexuality cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Speakers of the Dead Sanders, J. Aaron adventure / historical / detective New York / Murder cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Things Fall Apart Achebe, Chinua tragedy / historical nigeria / colonialism / fate cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
To Kill A Mockingbird Lee, Harper coming-of-age / realistic american south / criminal justice / racism cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
True Letters from a Fictional Life Logan, Kenneth coming-of-age / realistic homosexuality / vermont / sports cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Two Boys Kissing Levithan, David romance / realistic homosexuality cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
The Two Pearls of Wisdom Goodman, Alison perseverance / fantasy magic / women cis female / undisclosed / straight 2 Alternatives
The Unreal Life of Sergey Nabokov Russell, Paul Elliott coming-of-age / historical / biographical Fame / Russians / Brothers cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
A White Heron Jewett, Sarah Orne coming-of-age / realistic norway / women cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Will Grayson, Will Grayson Green & Levithan, John & David romance / realistic / humor Chicago / Overweight Teens / Musical Theater cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Wonders of the Invisible World Barzak, Christopher adventure / magical realism / paranormal Rural Ohio / Family Curses / Romance cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Wrinkle in Time L'Engle, Madeleine coming-of-age / science fiction time travel cis female / undisclosed / straight 2 Alternatives
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Twain, Mark adventure / historical / slave narrative Mississippi / Slavery / Racism cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
Anna Karenina Tolstoy, Leo tragedy / romance / realistic Russia / Stream of Consciousness / Adultery cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Antigone Sophocles, tragedy / drama greece / duty / women cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Awakening Chopin, Kate perseverance / realistic new orleans / women / desire cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Beautiful Music for Ugly Children Mills, Kirstin Cronn coming-of-age / realistic Gender Identity / High School / DJs trans male / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Before I Go to Sleep Watson, S. J. adventure / thriller / psychological Amnesia / Identity cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Cinder Meyer, Marissa adventure / science fiction / apocalyptic Cyborgs / Aliens / Social Classes cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
A Doll's House Ibsen, Henrik coming-of-age / drama / realistic norway / women cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Fault in Our Stars Green, John romance / realistic / humor Cancer / Teens cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Five Flavors of Dumb John, Antony coming-of-age / realistic / humor High School / Deafness / Rock Band cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe Flagg, Fannie perseverance / humor american south / racism / homophobia cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Gift of the Magi Henry, O. romance / realistic poverty / irony cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Glass Menagerie Williams, Tennessee tragedy / drama / realistic depression / disability / love cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Graffiti Knight Bass, Karen dystopian / historical / urban Leipzig, Germany / Soviet Occupation / World War II cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
A Great and Terrible Beauty Bray, Libba coming-of-age / fantasy / historical england / magic / boarding school cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Handmaid's Tale Atwood, Margaret dystopian / science fiction misogyny / rebellion / motherhood cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Hatchet Paulsen, Gary survival / realistic / domestic Canada / Wilderness cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
A Hundred Hours of Night Woltz, Anna survival / urban New York City / Hurricane / Obsessive Compulsive Disorder cis female / white / pending 1 Alternatives
The Hunger Games Collins, Suzanne dystopian / science fiction reality television / survival cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
I Stand Here Ironing Olsen, Tillie perseverance / realistic mothers / daughters cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Jane Eyre Brontë, Charlotte coming-of-age / romance england / governess / women cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Little Prince Exuprey, Antoine de Saint adventure / fantasy / magical realism Sahara Desert / Space Travel / Social Commentary cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
Little Women Alcott, Louisa May coming-of-age / historical / domestic New England / Poverty / American Civil War cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
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