Lambda Literary Award Finalists You Must Read

In celebration of the 2013 finalists, we review five nominated works of LGBT literature that should be at the top of you must-read list.



Celebrating achievement in LGBT literature, The Lambda Literary Foundation (LLF) announced the finalists for the 25th Annual Lambda Literary Awards, which will be held June 3, 2013, at The Great Hall at Cooper Union in New York.

Finalists were selected from 687 submissions, a new record for the Lammys, prompting the Lambda Foundation to allow judges to choose a larger number of finalists in many of the 23 awards categories.

We look at five nominees that belong on everyone's must-read list.