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Books mentioned in this episode

The Prophets by Robert Jones, Jr. 

Fat and Queer edited by Miguel M. Morales, Bruce Owens Grimm and Tiff Joshua TJ Ferentini

Burn It All Down by Nicolas DiDomizio

The Secret to Superhuman Strength bBy Alison Bechdel

Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters

Filthy Animals by Brandon Taylor

With Teeth by Kristen Arnett

Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo

Even If We Break by Marieke Nijkamp

King and the Dragonflies by Kacen Callender

Pizza Girl by Jean Kyoung Frazier

The 2000s Made Me Gay by Grace Perry

Transmutation by Alex DiFrancesco


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