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Tables and charts summarizing our book data.
Title Author Genre Subject Protagonist MoreScore
Fear of Beauty Froetschel, Susan perseverance / detective / realistic Afganistan / Extremism / Literacy cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Possessing the Secret of Joy Walker, Alice perseverance / realistic / psychological Africa / African American / Female Circumcision cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Mare's War Davis, Tanita S adventure / historical / war African American / Women's Army Corps cis female / non-white / pending 3 Alternatives
November Blues Draper, Sharon M perseverance / realistic / domestic African Americans / Pregnancy cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Children of Blood and Bone Adeyemi, Tomi adventure / fantasy / apocalyptic Afrofuturism / Magic cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Gone Crazy in Alabama Garcia, Rita Williams adventure / realistic / humor Alabama / African American / Sisters cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Into the Wild Krakauer, Jon survival / coming-of-age / rural Alaska / Wilderness / Transcendentalism cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
The Wind Is Not a River Payton, Brian survival / historical / war Aleutian Islands / World War II / Japanese Invasion cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Stranger Camus, Albert tragedy / realistic / psychological Algeria / French / Trials cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Little House on the Prairie Wilder, Laura Ingalls survival / historical / rural American Frontier / Families cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The Color Purple Walker, Alice perseverance / confessional / psychological American South / African American / Letters cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
The Underground Railroad Whitehead, Colson adventure / historical / rural American South / Slavery / Underground Railroad cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
House Made of Dawn Momaday, N. Scott adventure / war / prison American Southwest / Kiowa / World War II cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Before I Go to Sleep Watson, S. J. adventure / thriller / psychological Amnesia / Identity cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Dispossessed Guin, Ursula K Le dystopian / science fiction Anarchy / Utopias / Physics cis male / pending / pending 0 Alternatives
I'll Give You the Sun Nelson, Jandy romance / realistic / tragedy Artists / Secrets / Homosexuality cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Marcelo in the Real World Stork, Francisco romance / realistic Asperger's Syndrome / Falling in Love cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Silver Sparrow Jones, Tayari perseverance / realistic Atlanta, GA / African American / Bigamy cis female / non-white / pending 3 Alternatives
The Twyborn Affair White, Patrick adventure / historical / war Australian Outback / White Australian / Gender Identity non-binary / white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
The Belles Clayton, Dhonielle adventure / fantasy Beauty cis female / non-white / pending 3 Alternatives
Uglies Westerfeld, Scott dystopian / science fiction Beauty / Conformity / Plastic Surgery cis female / pending / straight 1 Alternatives
The Servant Sharafeddine, Fatima coming-of-age / realistic / war Beirut, Lebanon / Education / Women's Rights cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Black Deutschland Pinckney, Darryl adventure / realistic / urban Berlin, German / African American / Expatriates cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
When We Collided Lord, Emery romance / realistic Bipolar Disorder cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Not Otherwise Specified Moskowitz, Hannah perseverance / realistic Bisexuality / African American / Eating Disorders cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
The Mysterious Benedict Society Stewart, Trenton Lee adventure / fantasy Boarding Schools / Treasure Hunts / Missing Persons cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Somebody, Please Tell Me Who I Am Mazer, Harry perseverance / realistic / war Brain Injury / Iraq War / Memory Loss cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
The Head of the Saint Acioli, Socorro adventure / magical realism Brazil / Faith / St. Anthony of Padua cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The More I Owe You Sledge, Michael romance / historical / biographical Brazil / Poetry / Lesbians cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Elijah of Buxton Curtis, Christopher Paul adventure / historical / humor Bruxton, Canada / African Canadian / Freedom cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Rebels by Accident Dunn, Patricia coming-of-age / realistic Cairo, Egypt / Muslim / Arab Spring cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Of Mice and Men Steinbeck, John perseverance / historical / rural California / Developmental Disability / Great Depression cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
It Ain't So Awful, Falafel Dumas, Firoozeh coming-of-age / historical California / Iranian cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Life is Wonderful, People are Terrific Bañales, Meliza coming-of-age / realistic / urban California / Mexican American / Punk cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
History Is All You Left Me Silvera, Adam romance / realistic California / Obsessive Compulsive Disorder / Grief cis male / pending / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Into the Forest Hegland, Jean survival / apocalyptic / rural California / Sisters cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Small Beauty Wilson Yang, Jia Qing perseverance / domestic Canada / Chinese / Family History trans female / non-white / undisclosed 5 Alternatives
Anne of Green Gables Montgomery, L M coming-of-age / historical / domestic Canada / Farm Life / Imagination cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Girl Mans Up Girard, M-E coming-of-age / realistic Canada / Protuguese / Lesbians cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Pathogen Webb, Jessica adventure / romance / detective Canada / Terrorism / Lesbians cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Trigger Webb, Jessica adventure / romance / detective Canada / Terrorism / Lesbians cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
The Cage Schulman, Audrey survival / realistic / psychological Canada / Tundra / Wildlife Photographers cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Hatchet Paulsen, Gary survival / realistic / domestic Canada / Wilderness cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
This Is Not a Test Summers, Courtney dystopian / apocalyptic Canada / Zombies / Suicide cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Fault in Our Stars Green, John romance / realistic / humor Cancer / Teens cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Copper Sun Draper, Sharon M perseverance / historical / slave narrative Carolina / African Americans / Slavery cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
The Jungle Sinclair, Upton perseverance / realistic / urban Chicago / Lithuanian / Meat Packing cis male / non-white / straight 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
Tiny Pieces of Skull Kaveney, Roz adventure / realistic / noir Chicago, IL / Gender Identity / Socialites trans female / white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Lin, Grace adventure / folk tale / fantasy China / Dragons / Moon 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
China Mountain Zhang McHugh, Maureen F. dystopian / science fiction Communism / Homosexuality cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
The Poisonwood Bible Kingsolver, Barbara tragedy / rural / domestic Congo / Missionaries / Post-colonialism cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Every Day Levithan, David romance / magical realism Consciousness Transfer / Gender Identity non-binary / undisclosed / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Cinder Meyer, Marissa adventure / science fiction / apocalyptic Cyborgs / Aliens / Social Classes cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Last Execution Sung, Jesper Wung tragedy / historical / prison Denmark / Capital Punishment / Ethics cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
Number the Stars Lowry, Lois survival / war / historical Denmark / Jews / Holocaust cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
American Street Zoboi, Ibi perseverance / realistic Detroit / Hatians / Immigrants cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
The Wee Free Men Pratchett, Terry adventure / fantasy / humor Discworld / Fairies / Witches cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Saints and Misfits Ali, S K perseverance / realistic Divorce / Muslim / Sexual Assault cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Seraphina Hartman, Rachel coming-of-age / fantasy Dragons / Music / Monarchy cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Handbook for Dragon Slayers Haskell, Merrie coming-of-age / fantasy Dragons / Writing cis female / pending / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The Red Pyramid Riordan, Rick adventure / fantasy / mythology Egypt / Egyptian Mythology / Secret Societies cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Rowling, J. K. adventure / fantasy / paranormal England / Boarding School / Magic cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit Winterson, Jeanette coming-of-age / realistic England / Evangelical Christians / Lesbians cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
A Room of One's Own Woolf, Virginia perseverance / historical England / Feminism / Writing cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Orlando Woolf, Virginia adventure / historical / psychological England / Gender Fluidity / Gender Roles non-binary / white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
The Lie Tree Hardinge, Frances adventure / fantasy / detective England / Gender Roles / Scientific Research cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Unbecoming Downham, Jenny coming-of-age / realistic / domestic England / Grandmothers / Alzheimer's cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Oliver Twist Dickens, Charles perseverance / historical / urban England / Orphans / Poverty cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
Wuthering Heights Brontë, Emily tragedy / historical / domestic England / Revenge / Orphans cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Middlemarch Eliot, George perseverance / domestic / satire England / Women / Gender Roles cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Austen, Jane adventure / romance / apocalyptic England / Zombies / Sisters cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Gravity's Rainbow Pynchon, Thomas adventure / magical realism / war Europe / British / Rockets cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Apocalypse Baby Despentes, Virginie adventure / detective / noir Europe / Punk / Missing Persons cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Nightwood Barnes, Djuna adventure / historical Europe / US Expatriate / Hedonism cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Driving the King Howard, Ravi perseverance / historical / realistic Fame / African Americans / Jim Crow cis male / non-white / 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
Alas, Babylon Frank, Pat survival / apocalyptic / war Florida / Nuclear War cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
A Tale of Two Cities Dickens, Charles tragedy / historical / domestic France / French Revolution cis male / white / straight 0 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
The Absolutist Boyne, John romance / war / historical France / World War I / Homosexuality cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Code Name Verity Wein, Elizabeth E perseverance / historical / war France / World War II / Spies cis female / white / undisclosed 2 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
Beautiful Music for Ugly Children Mills, Kirstin Cronn coming-of-age / realistic Gender Identity / High School / DJs trans male / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Yellow Wallpaper Gilman, Charlotte Perkins dystopian / psychological / noir Gender Roles / Hallucinations / Insanity cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Art of Being Normal Williamson, Lisa romance / realistic Gender Transition / Transgender Teens trans female / white / straight 2 Alternatives
The Book of Harlan McFadden, Bernice L. perseverance / historical / war Germany / African Americans / Holocaust cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Night Wiesel, Elie perseverance / historical / war Germany / Jewish / Holocaust cis male / non-white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Rose Under Fire Wein, Elizabeth adventure / historical / war Germany / Poetry / Holocaust cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The Boy who Spat in Sargrenti's Eye Herbstein, Manu dystopian / realistic / war Ghana / Asante / Colonialism 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
Beloved Morrison, Toni perseverance / historical Ghosts / African Americans / Slavery cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Long Way Down Reynolds, Jason perseverance / magical realism / psychological Ghosts / Revenge / Murder cis male / non-white / pending 2 Alternatives
Passing Larsen, Nella tragedy / realistic / domestic Harlem / African-American / Racial Passing cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Into the Blue Henson, Pene romance Hawaii / Surfing / Gay Men cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Six of Crows Bardugo, Leigh adventure / fantasy / thriller Heists / Criminal Crews / Thieves cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
The Perks of Being a Wallflower Chbosky, Stephen coming-of-age / realistic High School / Diaries cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Love Drugged Klise, James romance / science fiction / humor High School / Dating / Drugs cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Five Flavors of Dumb John, Antony coming-of-age / realistic / humor High School / Deafness / Rock Band cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
The Running Dream Van Draanen, Wendelin perseverance / realistic High School / Prosthetics / Running cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Binti Okorafor, Nnedi adventure / science fiction / fantasy Himba / Space Travel / University cis female / non-white / pending 3 Alternatives
Myra Breckinridge and Myron Vidal, Gore adventure / realistic / satire Hollywood, CA / Gender Identity / 60's Swinger Culture trans female / white / straight 2 Alternatives
Freaks and Revelations Hurwin, Davida Wills perseverance / historical / war Homophobia / Holocaust / Redemption cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Enrique's Journey Nazario, Sonia adventure / realistic Honduras / Family Reunification / Child Immigrants cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
I Have Lived a Thousand Years Bitton-Jackson, Livia perseverance / historical / war Hungary / Jewish / Holocaust cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Crazy Horse's Girlfriend Wurth, Erika perseverance / realistic / noir Idaho Springs, CO / Native American cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Don't Let Him Know Roy, Sandip romance / realistic Immigration / Indian-American / Gay Sons cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Life of Pi Martel, Yann survival / sea / psychological India / Immigration / Zoos cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
A Beautiful Lie Master, Irfan adventure / historical / domestic India / Partition of India / Fathers cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
River of Gods Donald, Ian Mc adventure / science fiction / mythology India / Politics / Artificial Intelligence non-binary / non-white / undisclosed 5 Alternatives
The Midnight Palace Zafon, Carlos Ruiz adventure / fantasy / detective India / Twins / Demons cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Allegedly Jackson, Tiffany D perseverance / realistic / prison Innocence / African Americans / Infanticide cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
None of the Above Gregorio, I W coming-of-age / realistic Intersex Teens / Gender Identity / High School non-binary / white / straight 2 Alternatives
Moon at Nine Ellis, Deborah coming-of-age / realistic / prison Iran / Lesbians / Politics cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
If You Could Be Mine Farizan, Sara romance / realistic / domestic Iran / Lesbians / Teenagers cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Robinson Crusoe Defoe, Daniel survival / sea Island / Shipwreck / Building cis male / white / straight 0 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
Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare, William romance / drama / tragedy Italy / Feud / Marriage cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Inkheart Funke, Cornelia adventure / fantasy Italy / Magic / Bookbinding cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Catch-22 Heller, Joseph dystopian / satire / war Italy / World War II / McCarthyism cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Here Comes the Sun: A Novel Benn, Nicole Dennis perseverance / realistic / romance Jamaica / Lesbians / Poverty cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
The Last Leaves Falling Benwell, Fox tragedy / realistic Japan / Japanese / Assisted Suicide cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Kafka on the Shore Murakami, Haruki adventure / detective / war Japan / Japanese / World War II cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The Breadwinner Ellis, Deborah perseverance / realistic / war Kabul, Afghanistan / Afghan / Family Responsibilities cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
When the Moon Is Low Hashimi, Nadia romance / realistic Kabul, Afghanistan / England / Refugee cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Wanting Mor Khan, Rukhsana coming-of-age / perseverance / war Kabul, Afghanistan / Orphans cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
The Letter for the King Dragt, Tonke adventure / fantasy Knights / Quests cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
The Maze Runner Dashner, James dystopian / survival / science fiction Labyrinth / Amnesia cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Ceremony Silko, Leslie Marmon perseverance / war / mythology Laguna, CA / Laguna Indians / World War II Veterans cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Graffiti Knight Bass, Karen dystopian / historical / urban Leipzig, Germany / Soviet Occupation / World War II cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
Far From You Sharpe, Tess romance / detective / rural Lesbians / Addiction Recovery / Disability 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
Small Steps Sachar, Louis adventure / realistic Life After Prison / African American / Cerebral Palsy cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
The Two Hotel Francforts Leavitt, David romance / war / historical Lisbon, Portugal / Jewish / World War II cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Mrs. Dalloway Woolf, Virginia perseverance / domestic / psychological London / Bisexuality / Stream of Conciousness cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
The Apothecary Meloy, Maile adventure / fantasy London / Cold War / Alchemy cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Great Expectations Dickens, Charles perseverance / domestic London / Orphans / Revenge cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
The Sympathizer Nguyen, Viet Thanh perseverance / war / morbid humor Los Angeles, CA / Vietnamese / Spies cis male / non-white / straight 2 Alternatives
Beautiful Gravity Hyatt, Martin romance / realistic / southern gothic Louisiana / Polyamory / Musicians cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
To All the Boys I've Loved Before Han, Jenny romance / realistic Love Letters / Scandals cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Savvy Law, Ingrid coming-of-age / fantasy Magic / Voyages / Birthdays cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
A Line in the Dark Lo, Malinda romance / thriller / detective Massachusetts / Chinese American / Murder cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
My Real Children Walton, Jo romance / science fiction / alternative history Memory / Lesbians / Motherhood cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Bud, Not Buddy Curtis, Christopher Paul coming-of-age / historical / domestic Michican / African Americans / Depression cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
A Single Man Isherwood, Christopher perseverance / realistic Middle Age / Death / Survivor cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
The Hobbit Tolkien, J. R. R. adventure / fantasy Middle Earth / Hobbits / Quests cis male / undisclosed / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Guapa Haddad, Saleem perseverance / realistic Middle East / Arab / Coming Out cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Alif the Unseen Wilson, G Willow adventure / fantasy / mythology Middle East / Arab-Indian / Hacking cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Last Standing Woman LaDuke, Winona survival / domestic / historical Minnesota / Anishinaabe cis female / non-white / pending 3 Alternatives
Future Home of the Living God Erdrich, Louise dystopian / science fiction / domestic Minnesota / Ojibwa Indians / Genetics cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Being Emily Gold, Rachel coming-of-age / realistic / rural Minnestoa / Teenagers / Gender Identity trans female / white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Twain, Mark adventure / historical / slave narrative Mississippi / Slavery / Racism cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
Tom Sawyer Twain, Mark adventure / historical / rural Mississippi River / Runaways / Friendship cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
The Devourers Das, Indra adventure / fantasy / horror Modern India / Shapeshifting / Mughal Empire cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
The Porcupine of Truth Konigsberg, Bill coming-of-age / realistic Montana / African Americans / Dysfunctional Families cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Stand Your Ground Murray, Victoria Christopher perseverance / realistic / prison Motherhood / African Americans / Criminal Justice cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Mama's Boy Billingsley, ReShonda Tate perseverance / realistic / prison Mothers / African Americans / Murder cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The City of Devi Suri, Manil adventure / science fiction / apocalyptic Mumbai, India / Ethnic Conflict / Nuclear War cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
The Turtle of Oman Nye, Naomi Shihab Muscat, Oman / Immigration / Grandfathers cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Island of the Blue Dolphins O'Dell, Scott survival / historical / sea Native Americans / California / Islands cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Diary of Anne Frank Frank, Anne perseverance / realistic Netherlands / Jewish / Holocaust cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Girls Like Us Giles, Gail coming-of-age / realistic Neurodiversity / Developmental Disability / Sexual Assault cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Fish in a Tree Mullaly Hunt, Lynda perseverance / realistic Neurodiversity / Dyslexia / Reading cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Little Women Alcott, Louisa May coming-of-age / historical / domestic New England / Poverty / American Civil War cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Out of Darkness Pérez, Ashley Hope romance / historical New London, Texas / Mexican Americans / School Bombing cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Ninth Ward Rhodes, Jewell Parker dystopian / apocalyptic New Orleans, Louisiana / Hurricane Katrina / Grandmothers cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Watched Budhos, Marina adventure / realistic / psychological New York / Bangladeshi / Surveillence cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Oryx and Crake Atwood, Margaret dystopian / science fiction / romance New York / Corporate Control / Drugs cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Wonder Palacio, R J perseverance / realistic / domestic New York / Developmental Difference / Middle School cis male / white / undisclosed 1 Alternatives
They Both Die at the End Silvera, Adam romance / science fiction New York / Hispanic Americans cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Juliet Takes a Breath Rivera, Gabby coming-of-age / realistic New York / Lesbians / Puerto Rican cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 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
Speakers of the Dead Sanders, J. Aaron adventure / historical / detective New York / Murder cis male / white / non-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
Lockdown Myers, Walter Dean coming-of-age / realistic New York City / African American / Old Age cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 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
Invisible Man Ellison, Ralph perseverance / realistic / psychological New York City / African American / Racism 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
The Boy in the Black Suit Reynolds, Jason romance / realistic New York City / African Americans / Funeral Homes cis male / non-white / straight 2 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
A Hundred Hours of Night Woltz, Anna survival / urban New York City / Hurricane / Obsessive Compulsive Disorder cis female / white / pending 1 Alternatives
Nevada Binnie, Imogen coming-of-age / realistic New York, New York / Gender Identity / Road Trip trans female / white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Annabel Winter, Kathleen coming-of-age / historical / domestic Newfoundland, Canada / Gender Identity / Intersex Teens non-binary / white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Akata Warrior Okorafor, Nnedi adventure / fantasy / mythology Nigeria / Albinos / Magic cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Purple Hibiscus Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi coming-of-age / realistic / domestic Nigeria / Coup / Fanaticism cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Under the Udala Trees Okparanta, Chinelo romance / coming-of-age / war Nigeria / Lesbians / Civil War cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
Station Eleven Mandel, Emily St. John dystopian / apocalyptic / science fiction Nomads / Epidemics / Theater cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: The Hammer of Thor Riordan, Rick adventure / mythology / fantasy Norse Mythology / Teen Homelessness / Gender Identity cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
A Visitation of Spirits Kenan, Randall coming-of-age / domestic / rural North Carolina / African American / Gay Teens cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Probation Mendicino, Tom romance / confessional North Carolina / Coming Out / Counseling cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Hide Griffin, Matthew romance / historical / domestic North Carolina / World War II / Committed Gay Relationship cis male / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Love Medicine Erdrich, Louise perseverance / domestic / rural North Dakota / Chippewa / Love cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
LaRose Erdrich, Louise tragedy / realistic / domestic North Dakota / Ojibwa Indians / Death 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
The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B Toten, Teresa romance / realistic Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder / Divorce / High School cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Wild Strayed, Cheryl survival / realistic Pacific Crest Trail / Hiking / Transcendentalism cis female / white / straight 1 Alternatives
Away Running Wright, David adventure / realistic / urban Paris, France / Muslims / Racism cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
The Girl in Green Miller, Derek B adventure / detective / war Persian Gulf War / Jounalism / Mysteries cis male / undisclosed / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
Playing for the Commandant Zail, Suzy perseverance / historical / war Poland / Jewish / Holocaust cis female / non-white / straight 3 Alternatives
Symptoms of Being Human Garvin, Jeff coming-of-age / realistic Politics / Gender Identity / Internet non-binary / white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Jam on the Vine Barnett, La Shonda Katrice adventure / historical Race Riots / African American / Journalism cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
All American Boys Reynolds / Kiely, Jason / Brendan perseverance / realistic Racial Profiling / Police Violence / African Americans cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Fish Matthews, L. S. perseverance / war Refugees cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Marrow Island Smith, Alexis survival / apocalyptic Remote Island / Secret Cults / Environmental Damage cis female / white / non-straight 3 Alternatives
Jerk, California Friesen, Jonathan coming-of-age / realistic Road Trip / Friendship / Tourette's Syndrome cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
On the Road Kerouac, Jack adventure / realistic / autobiographical Road Trips / Promiscuity / Social Rebellion cis male / white / straight 0 Alternatives
Etiquette & Espionage Carriger, Gail adventure / steampunk Robots / Spies / Boarding Schools cis female / white / undisclosed 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
Anna Karenina Tolstoy, Leo tragedy / romance / realistic Russia / Stream of Consciousness / Adultery 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
The Angel of History Alameddine, Rabih perseverance / magical realism San Fransisco / Lebanese Americans / AIDS Epidemic cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Frog Music Donoghue, Emma adventure / historical / detective San Fransisco / Lesbians / Based on True Events cis female / white / non-straight 2 Alternatives
Hurt Go Happy Rorby, Ginny perseverance / realistic Sign Language / Chimpanzees / Deafness cis female / white / undisclosed 2 Alternatives
The World Beneath Warman, Janice coming-of-age / realistic South Africa / Black South Africans / Apartheid cis male / non-white / undisclosed 3 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
Chulito González, Charles Rice coming-of-age South Bronx / Latino / Coming Out cis male / non-white / non-straight 4 Alternatives
Gardens in the Dunes Silko, Leslie Marmon perseverance / realistic / domestic Southwestern America / Sand Lizard Indians / Forced Acculturation cis female / non-white / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Embassytown Miéville, China adventure / science fiction Space / Aliens / Gender and Language cis female / undisclosed / undisclosed 3 Alternatives
Ancillary Justice Leckie, Ann adventure / science fiction Space / Artificial Intelligence / Revenge non-binary / undisclosed / undisclosed 4 Alternatives
Ascension Koyanagi, Jacqueline adventure / science fiction Space / Engineers / Lesbians cis female / non-white / non-straight 5 Alternatives
The Apprentice's Masterpiece Little, Melanie adventure / historical Spain / Jews / Inquisition cis male / non-white / pending 2 Alternatives
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384 pages white straight cis female space and time families murder

Don Quixote
by Miguel de Cervantes

1605 pages white straight cis male spain society chivalry

Whale Talk
by Chris Crutcher

304 pages non-white undisclosed cis male sports

Wrinkle in Time
by Madeleine L'Engle

216 pages undisclosed straight cis female time travel

Kindred
by Octavia E. Butler

264 pages non-white straight cis female time travel slavery american south

Breathing Lessons
by Andy Sinclair

180 pages white non-straight cis male toronto homosexuality hedonism

Fahrenheit 451
by Ray Bradbury

159 pages white straight cis male totalitarianism book burning

I Am J
by Cris Beam

326 pages non-white straight trans male transgender friendship

Inside Out and Back Again
by Thanhha Lai

276 pages non-white undisclosed cis female vietnam american south immigration

Lies We Tell Ourselves
by Robin Talley

416 pages non-white non-straight cis female virgina school integration racism

Moby Dick
by Herman Melville

402 pages white undisclosed cis male whaling

Our Town: A Play in Three Acts
by Thornton Wilder

208 pages white straight cis female women death small towns

Adulthood Rites
by Octavia E. Butler

304 pages non-white undisclosed cis male women genetic engineering

Dawn
by Octavia E. Butler

248 pages non-white straight cis female women genetic engineering

The Canterbury Tales
by Geoffrey Chaucer

586 pages white undisclosed cis female women priests politicians

Kushiel's Avatar
by Jacqueline Cary

704 pages undisclosed straight cis female women slavery spies

Kushiel's Chosen
by Jacqueline Cary

704 pages undisclosed straight cis female women slavery spies

Kushiel's Dart
by Jacqueline Cary

704 pages undisclosed straight cis female women slavery spies

A Farewell to Arms
by Ernest Hemingway

338 pages white straight cis male world war I

The Book Thief
by Marcus Zusak

552 pages white undisclosed cis female world war II holocaust libraries

The Well of Loneliness
by Radclyffe Hall

513 pages white non-straight cis female world war II lesbians

Flygirl
by Sherri L. Smith

278 pages non-white undisclosed cis female world war II women airplane pilots