The Black Experience: Queer Books by Black Authors


Hello, everyone!

Welcome to The Black Experience, a month long blog series through February, in honour of Black History Month, which features Black bloggers, booktubers and authors. This project aims at highlighting Black stories and experiences both in real life and in publishing, as well as show our individual and collective struggles.

In today’s post, I’ll be giving a list of queer books written by Black authors. I hope you enjoy this post!


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1. Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké Íyímíde

(gay and lesbian mc, queer side characters)

2. The Sound of Stars by Alechia Dow

(biromantic demisexual mc)

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3. Black Flamigo by Dean Atta

(gay MC)

4. Pet by Akwaeke Emezi

(trans mc)

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5. The Black Veins (The Dead Magic #1) by Ashia Monet

(aromantic bisexual mc, trans sc, bi sc, demiromantic demisexual sc)

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6. An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon

(trans, queer rep)

7. For Sizakele by Yvonne Fly Onakeme Etaghene 

(lesbian rep)

8. That Kind Of Guy by Talia Hibbert

(demisexual mc, f/m pairing)

9. Untouchable by Talia Hibbert

(bisexual mc, f/m romance)


10. The Princess Trap by Talia Hibbert

(bisexual mc, f/m romance)


11. Once Ghosted, Twice Shy by Alyssa Cole

(lesbian mc, f/f romance)

12. Neighbourly (Erotic Accommodations #2) by Katrina Jackson

(polyamorous rep, bisexual mcs)

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13. Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers

(f/f romance)

14. Let’s Talk About Love by Claire Kann

(biromantic asexual mc, f/m romance)


15. If It Makes You Happy by Claire Kann

(polyamorous bisexual mc, aromantic love interest, queerplatonic relationship, f/f pairing)

16. Work For It (Just For Him #4) by Talia Hibbert

(queer mc, m/m romance)

17. Bad For The Boss (Just For Him #1) by Talia Hibbert

(bisexual mc, f/m romance)

18. How To Be Remy Cameron by Julian Winters

(gay mc, m/m pairing)

19. A Blade So Black by L.L. McKinney

(bisexual mc)

20. The Wicker King by K Ancrum

(bisexual mc, m/m/f)

21. The Weight Of The Stars by K Ancrum

(lesbian, f/f romance, queer side characters)


22. Bingo Love by Tee Franklin

(f/f romance)

23. That Could Be Enough by Alyssa Cole

(f/f romance)

24. Xeni (Loose Ends #2) by Rebekah Weatherspoon

(bisexual mcs, m/f romance)


25. Pink Slip (The Spies Who Loved Her #1) by Katrina Jackson

(polyamory, sapphic, f/f/f, bi/pan mc)


26. Private Eye (The Spies Who Loved Her #2) by Katrina Jackson

(bi mc, f/m pairing)


27. Room For Three? (Erotic Accommodations #1) by Katrina Jackson

(polyamory, bi/pan mcs)

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