Future Books

These are some of the books we may consider reading in the future. If you have any suggestions, please leave a comment.


Agell, Charlotte – The Accidental Adventures of India McAllister
Augiéras, Francois The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Baldwin, James – Tell Me How Long The Train’s Been Gone
Balzac, Honore de – Lost Illusions
Barakat, Hoda – The Stone of Laughter
Barker, Pat – The Eye in the Door
Barnes, David-Matthew – Wonderland
Bernhardt, William – Hate Crime
Bick, Llsa – The Sin-Eater’s Confession
Bolano, Roberto – By Night in Chile
Boyd, Maria – Will
Boyne, John – The Absolutist 
Capote, Truman – Other Voices, Other Rooms
Carson, Anne – Autobiography of Red
Carson, Michael – Sucking Sherbet Lemons
Chabon, Michael – Mysteries of Pittsburgh
Chambers, Aidan – Dance on My Grave
Choukri, Muhammad – For Bread Alone
Choy, Wayson – The Jade Peony
Collins, B. R. – The Traitor Game
Cook, Trish & Brendan Halpin – Notes from the Blender
Davis, Will – The Trapeze Artist
Fallowell, Duncan – One Hot Summer in St Petersburg
Farndale, Nigel – The Road Between Us
Findley, Timothy – The Wars
Firbank, Ronalds – Valmouth
Gale, Patrick – A Perfectly Good Man
Galgut, Damon – In a Strange Room
Genet, Jean – Querelle
Genet, Jean – Our Ladies of the Forest
Gerrling, Marjetta – Fancy White Trash
Gide, Andre – The Counterfeiters
Gide, Andre – The Immoralists
Going, K. L. – King of the Screwups
Goldman, Steven – Two Parties, One Tux, and a Very Short Film About The Grapes of Wrath
Gray, Stephen – Time of Our Darkness
Haig, Brian – Mortal Allies
Hall, John – Is He Or Isn’t He
Hand, Elizabeth – Glimmering
Holleran, Andrew – Grief
Howe, James – Totally Joe
Howrey, Meg – Blind Sight
Hutchinson, Shaun David – FML
Isherwood, Christopher – The Berlin Stories
Kellerman, Jonathan – Private Eyes
Kemp, Jonathan – London Triptych
Kenrick, Joanna – Out
Kerouac, Jack – The Subterraneans
Knowles, Jo – See you at Harry’s
Kocek, Sara – Promise Me Something
Koertge, Ronald – Boy Girl Boy
Koh, Andrew – Glass Cathedral
Kramer, Larry – Faggots
LaRochelle, David – Absolutely, Positively Not
Leavitt, David – The Two Hotel Francforts
Lee, Johann – Quiet Time
Leonard, Elmore – Road Dogs
Levithan, David – Love is the higher Law
Lewis, Stewart – The Secret Ingredient
Linmark, R. Zamora – Leche
Lipman, Elinor – The View from Penthouse B
Llosa, Mario Vargas – Conversation in the Cathedral
Lovecraft, H. P. – The Shadow Over Innsmouth
Lovegrove, Jennifer – Watch How We Walk
Lurie, April – The Less-Dead
Magrs, Paul – Strange Boy
Malloy, Brian – Twelve Long Months
Mann, Thomas – Death in Venice
Maugham, Somerset – The Moon and Sixpence
Maupin, Armistead – The Night Listener
Meehl, Brian – You Don’t Know About Me
Miller, Madeline – The Song of Achilles
Myracle, Lauren – Shine
Nadel, Barbara – A Passion for Killing
Ness, Patrick – More Than This
Parivaraj, P. – Shiva and Arun
Parks, Brad – Faces of the Gone
Patchett, Ann – The Magician’s Assistant
Pearce, Jackson – As You Wish
Penlington, Nathan – The Boy in the Book
Pronzini, Bill – Nightcrawlers
Rain, David – The Heat of the Sun
Rechy, John – City of Night
Rockland, Kate – 150 Pounds
Rodi, Robert – The Birdcage
Rodi, Robert – Fag Hag
Ryan, Patrick – Saints of Augustine
Ruditis, Paul – Show, Don’t Tell
Ryman, Geoff – Was
Soehnlein, K. M. – You Can Say You Knew Me When
Soyinka, Wole – The Interpreters
Spencer-Fleming, Julia – A Fountain Full of Blood
Stevenson, Edward – Imre
Taia, Abdellah – Salvation Army
Taylor, Bayard – Joseph and His Friend
Toibin, Colm – The Blackwater Lightship
Toibin, Colm – The Master
Toibin, Colm – The Story of the Night
Tracey, Scott – Phantom Eyes
Trueman, Terry – 7 Days at the Hot Corner
Tsiolkas, Christos – Barracuda
Tsiolkas, Christos – The Slap
Vallejo, Fernando – Our Lady of the Assassins
Velde, Vivian Vande – Alison, Who Went Away
Verghese, Abraham – The Tennis Partner
Vine, Barbara – The Child’s Child
Wheeler, Elizabeth – Asher’s Fault
Williams, Julie – Drama Queens In the House
Wilson, Elizabeth – War Damage
Wister, Owen – The Virginian


Ashton, Winifred – Regiment of Women
Balzac, Honore – The Girl with the Golden Eyes
Bannon, Ann – Odd Girl Out
Barker, Pat – Blow Your House Down
Barnes, Djuna – Nightwood
Berners, Gerald – The Girls of Radcliff Hall
Bowen, Elizabeth – Death of the Heart
Brown, Rita Mae – Venus Envy
Burchill, Julie – Sweet
Burchill, Julie – Sugar Rush
Catha, Willa – Death Comes for the Archbishop
Catha, Willa – O Pioneers
Coe, Jonathan – The Rain Before It Falls
Cronn-Mills, Kirstin – The Sky Always Hears Me
Davis, Tanita – Happy Families
Donoghue, Emma – Room
Fraiberg, Jordanna – In Your Room
Hall, Radclyffe – The Well of Loneliness
Harris, Bertha – Lover
Hegamin, Tonya Cherie – M+O4evr
Hoblin, Paul – Archenemy
Hoole, Elissa – Kiss the Morning Star
Jewett, Sarah Orne – Country of Pointed Firs
Kerr, M. E. – Deliver Us From Evie
Knowles, Johanna – Pearl
Lamb, Wally – She’s Come Undone
Lamb, Wally – We Are Water
Larsson, Asa – The Blood Split
Lo, Malinda – Ash
Lo, Malinda – Huntress
McCullers, Carson – The Heart is a Lonely Hunter
Miller, Isabel – Patience and Sarah
Montique, Wittig – Les Guerilleres
Onetti, Juan Carlos – Let the Wind Speak
Prose, Francine – Love in a Chameleon Club, Paris 1932
Richardson, Henry Handel – The Getting of Wisdom
Rhodes, Dan – Gold
Ryan, Sara – Empress of the World
Rule, Jane – Desert of the Heart
Russ, Joanna – The Female Man
Sarif, Shamin – The World Unseen
Sayers, Dorothy – Unnatural Death
Scott, Melissa – Trouble and her Friends
Shaykh, Hanan – Women of Sand and Myrrh
Stein, Gertrude – Three Lives
Strieber, Whitley – The Hunger
Uhlig, Richard – Boy Minus Girl
Walker, Sarah – The Year of Freaking Out
Walters, Julie – Maggie’s Tree
Waters, Sarah – Affinity
Waters, Sarah – Tipping the Velvet
Wilheim, Gale – Torchlight to Valhalla
Wilson, Barbara – Gaudi Afternoon
Winterson, Jeanette – Lighthousekeeping
Winterson, Jeanette – Powerbook
Woodson, Jacqueline – The Dear One


Acito, Marc – How I Paid for College
Alderson, Maggie – Mad About the Boy
Anders, Charlie – Choir Boy
Anon – Gamiani
Asimov, Isaac – Foundation and Earth
Beam, Chris – I Am J
Brothers, Megan – Debbie Harry Sings in French
Cather, Angela – The Passion of New Eve
Cooper, Dennis – Frisk
Davis, Tanita – Happy Families
Deline, Elliott – Refuse
Ebershoff, David – The Danish Girl
Erdich, Louise – The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse
Fu, Kim – For Today I am a Boy
Fuller, Henry Blake – Bertram Cope’s Year
Gentle, Mary – Ilario
Goldfrab, Daniel – Sarah, Sarah
Hayman, James – The Cutting
Irving, John – In One Person
Katcher, Brian – Almost Perfect
Kay, Jackie – Trumpet
Kugan, Jerome Kugan & Pang, Khee Teik – Body 2 Body
Lecesne, James – Absolute Brightness
McCabe, Patrick – Breakfast on Pluto
McDonald, Ian – River of Gods
Murdoch, Iris – The Sea, The Sea
Ng, Yi Sheng – GASPP
Olsen, Gregg – Victim Six
Plum-Ucci, Carol – What Happened to Lani Garver
Pratchett, Terry – Monstrous Regiment
Pym, Barbara – The Sweet Dove Died
Rice, Anne – Interview with the Vampire
Rosoff, Meg – What I was
Sarduy, Severo – Firefly
Selby, Hubert – Last Exit to Brooklyn
Self, Will – Cock and Bull
Smith, Andrew – Grasshopper Jungle
Sturgeon, Theodore – The Dreaming Jewels
Tanizaki, Junichiro – Quicksand
Templeton, Edith – Gordon
Tregay, Sarah – Love & Leftovers
Vidal, Gore – Myra Breckinridge/ Myron
Volponi, Paul – Crossing Lines
Walker, Gerald – Cruising
Weyr, Garret – My Heartbeat

2 responses to “Future Books

  1. Cat

    A while ago I read Annie on My Mind by Nancy Garden. It is YA fiction and isn’t too complicated but I liked it a lot and I’d recommend it to anyone. It just seems a pity if it were missed.

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