ADULT FICTION

ADULT FICTION

There’s an m-spec (bisexual, pansexual, fluid, etc.) book for everyone here, from space travel to short stories to steamy romance and more! Our fiction collection is organized by genre for casual browsing, then by publication year within each genre for historical reference. 

Please remember that this page only lists the books the Bi Pan Library has physically collected so far, and does not claim to be a list of every m-spec fiction book ever published. To suggest a title we should consider adding, please fill out our media suggestion form or become a friend of the library by donating a copy! Any piece of media that fits our inclusion criteria is welcome.

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There’s an m-spec (bisexual, pansexual, fluid, etc.) book for everyone here, from space travel to short stories to steamy romance and more! Our fiction collection is organized by genre for casual browsing, then by publication year within each genre for historical reference. 

Please remember that this page only lists the books the Bi Pan Library has physically collected so far, and does not claim to be a list of every m-spec YA book ever published. To suggest a title we should consider adding, please fill out our media suggestion form or become a friend of the library by donating a copy! Any piece of media that fits our inclusion criteria is welcome.


CONTEMPORARY


2022
Base Notes by Lara Elena Donnelly
Like a House on Fire by Lauren McBrayer
Portrait of a Thief by Grace D. Li
Yerba Buena by Nina LaCour
2021
Darryl by Jackie Ess
Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters
• Fresh by Margot Wood
• The King of Infinite Space Lyndsay Faye
Skye Falling by Mia Mckenzie
2020
The Adventures of Isabel: An Epitome Apartments Mystery by Candas Jane Dorsey
All Adults Here by Emma Straub
The Death Of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi
Death Prefers Blondes by Caleb Roehrig
Once You Go This Far by Kristen Lepionka
Pizza Girl by Jean Kyoung Frazier
The Subtweet by Vivek Shraya
• You Exist Too Much by Zaina Arafat
2019
All the Better Part of Me by Molly Ringle
Attraction by Ruby Porter 
•  Big Familia by Tomas Moniz
Exquisite Mariposa by Fiona Alison Duncan
Please Send Help by Gabe Dunn & Allison Raskin
Small Silent Things by Robin Page
2018
America Is Not The Heart by Elaine Castillo
Animals Eat Each Other by Elle Nash
The Parting Gift by Evan Fallenberg
Silence Is My Mother Tongue by Sulaiman Addonia
Subatomic: And Other Stories By and About Bisexuals edited by Mariëlle S. Smith & Sine Mairi Ni Ailpin
What You Want To See by Kristen Lepionka


2017
The Change Room by Karen Connelly
Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney
Enigma Variations by André Aciman
• The Gift by Barbara Browning
I Hate Everyone But You by Gab Dunn & Allison Raskin
Mrs. Fletcher by by Tom Perrotta
Pansexual: the Inescapable Journey by Charles Thiel & Peter Psahiridis
The Last Place You Look by Kristen Lepionka
• We Are Okay by Nina LaCour
2016
Bury Me When I’m Dead by Cheryl A. Head
Disoriental by Négar Djavadi
The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
• Vow of Celibacy by Erin Judge
When Watched: Stories by Leopoldine Core
2015
• The Less Than Epic Adventures of TJ & Amal by E. K. Weaver
The Small Backs of Children by Lidia Yuknavitch
2014
Finder of Lost Objects by Susie Hara
Give it to Me by Ana Castillo
The Killing Eve series by Luke Jennings
The Life and Death of Sophie Stark by Anna North
2013
Corona by Bushra Rehman
Eat My Heart Out Zoe Pilger
My Education by Susan Choi
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld

2012
In One Person by John Irving
2010
If You Follow Me by Malena Watrous
2009
Holding Still for as Long as Possible by Zoe Whittall
2008
A Map of Home by Randa Jarrar
• Bad Habits: A Love Story by Cristy C. Road
2007/span
Call Me By Your Name
by André Aciman
2005
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series
by Steig Larsson
• Watercolor Women / Opaque Men: A Novel in Verse
by Ana Castillo
2004
Little Children by Tom Perrotta
2002

The Hired Man: A Dick Hardesty Mystery by Dorien Grey
• Tommy’s Tale by Alan Cumming
2001
The Pages for Her series by Sylvia Brownrigg
Synthetic Bi Products by Sparrow L. Patterson
2000
Black Girl in Paris by Shay Youngblood
1992
The Secret History by Donna Tartt
Written on the Body by Jeanette Winterson
1990
A Home at the End of the World by Michael Cunningham
1982
The Color Purple by Alice Walker

2022
Base Notes by Lara Elena Donnelly
Like a House on Fire by Lauren McBrayer
Portrait of a Thief by Grace D. Li
Yerba Buena by Nina LaCour
2021
Darryl by Jackie Ess
Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters
• Fresh by Margot Wood
• The King of Infinite Space Lyndsay Faye
Skye Falling by Mia Mckenzie
2020
The Adventures of Isabel: An Epitome Apartments Mystery by Candas Jane Dorsey
All Adults Here by Emma Straub
The Death Of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi
Death Prefers Blondes by Caleb Roehrig
Once You Go This Far by Kristen Lepionka
Pizza Girl by Jean Kyoung Frazier
• You Exist Too Much by Zaina Arafat
2019
All the Better Part of Me by Molly Ringle
Attraction by Ruby Porter 
•  Big Familia by Tomas Moniz
Exquisite Mariposa by Fiona Alison Duncan
Please Send Help by Gabe Dunn & Allison Raskin
Small Silent Things by Robin Page
2018
America Is Not The Heart by Elaine Castillo
Animals Eat Each Other by Elle Nash
The Parting Gift by Evan Fallenberg
Silence Is My Mother Tongue by Sulaiman Addonia
Subatomic: And Other Stories By and About Bisexuals edited by Mariëlle S. Smith & Sine Mairi Ni Ailpin
What You Want To See by Kristen Lepionka
2017
The Change Room by Karen Connelly
Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney
Enigma Variations by André Aciman
• The Gift by Barbara Browning
I Hate Everyone But You by Gabe Dunn & Allison Raskin
Mrs. Fletcher by by Tom Perrotta
Pansexual: the Inescapable Journey by Charles Thiel & Peter Psahiridis
The Last Place You Look by Kristen Lepionka
• We Are Okay by Nina LaCour
2016
Bury Me When I’m Dead by Cheryl A. Head
Disoriental by Négar Djavadi
The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
• Vow of Celibacy by Erin Judge
When Watched: Stories by Leopoldine Core
2015
• The Less Than Epic Adventures of TJ & Amal by E. K. Weaver
The Small Backs of Children by Lidia Yuknavitch
2014
Finder of Lost Objects by Susie Hara
Give it to Me by Ana Castillo
The Killing Eve series by Luke Jennings
The Life and Death of Sophie Stark by Anna North
2013
Corona by Bushra Rehman
Eat My Heart Out Zoe Pilger
My Education by Susan Choi
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrik Backman
Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld
2012
In One Person by John Irving
2010
If You Follow Me by Malena Watrous
2009
Holding Still for as Long as Possible by Zoe Whittall
2008
A Map of Home by Randa Jarrar
• Bad Habits: A Love Story by Cristy C. Road
2007
Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman
2005
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series by Steig Larsson
• Watercolor Women / Opaque Men: A Novel in Verse by Ana Castillo
2004
Little Children by Tom Perrotta

2002
The Hired Man: A Dick Hardesty Mystery by Dorien Grey
• Tommy’s Tale by Alan Cumming
2001
The Pages for Her series by Sylvia Brownrigg
Synthetic Bi Products by Sparrow L. Patterson
2000
Black Girl in Paris by Shay Youngblood
1992
The Secret History by Donna Tartt
Written on the Body by Jeanette Winterson
1990
A Home at the End of the World by Michael Cunningham
1982
The Color Purple by Alice Walker

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HISTORICAL


2021
After Sappho by Selby Wynn Schwartz
2021
The Companion by E. E. Ottoman
2020
Fortune Favors the Dead by Stephen Spotswood
2019
City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert
Courting Mr. Lincoln by Louis Bayard
The Huntress by Kate Quinn
The Man Who Saw Everything by Deborah Levy
Naamah by Sarah Blake
Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson
2018
America Is Not The Heart by Elaine Castillo
The Best Bad Things by Katrina Carrasco
White Houses by Amy Bloom
Who Is Vera Kelly? by Rosalie Knecht

2017
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Tin Man by Sarah Winman

2015
The Ambassador’s Wife by Jennifer Steil
2014
Best Bi Short Stories by Sheela Lambert
Euphoria by Lily King
Frog Music by Emma Donaghue
Goddess by Kelly Gardiner
The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
2013
The Two Hotel Francforts by David Leavitt
2011
History Of A Pleasure Seeker by Richard Mason
2009
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
2007
Bottle Rocket Hearts by Zoe Whittall
2005
Phyllida and the Brotherhood of Philander by Ann Herendeen
2003
Sappho’s Leap by Erica Jong

2002
Black Like Us: A Century of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual African American Fiction edited by Devon W. Carbado, Dwight A. McBride, and Donald Weise
1998
The Hours by Michael Cunningham
1992
A Place of Greater Safety by Hilary Mantel
1991
The Invisible Life Trilogy by E. Lynn Harris
1990
Leap Year by Peter Cameron
Mercy: A Novel of Psychosexual Suspense by David Lindsey
1987
The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
1986
An Emergence of Green by Katherine V. Forrest
1984
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom: A Play by August Wilson

2023
After Sappho by Selby Wynn Schwartz
2021
The Companion by E. E. Ottoman
2020
Fortune Favors the Dead by Stephen Spotswood
2019
City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert
Courting Mr. Lincoln by Louis Bayard
The Huntress by Kate Quinn
The Man Who Saw Everything by Deborah Levy
Naamah by Sarah Blake
Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson
2018
America Is Not The Heart by Elaine Castillo
The Best Bad Things by Katrina Carrasco
White Houses by Amy Bloom
Who Is Vera Kelly? by Rosalie Knecht
2017
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Tin Man by Sarah Winman
2015
The Ambassador’s Wife by Jennifer Steil
2014
Best Bi Short Stories by Sheela Lambert
Euphoria by Lily King
Frog Music by Emma Donaghue
Goddess by Kelly Gardiner
The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
2013
The Two Hotel Francforts by David Leavitt
2011
History Of A Pleasure Seeker by Richard Mason
2009
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
2007
Bottle Rocket Hearts by Zoe Whittall
2005
Phyllida and the Brotherhood of Philander by Ann Herendeen
2003
Sappho’s Leap by Erica Jong
2002
Black Like Us: A Century of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual African American Fiction edited by Devon W. Carbado, Dwight A. McBride, and Donald Weise
1998
The Hours by Michael Cunningham
1992
A Place of Greater Safety by Hilary Mantel
1991
The Invisible Life Trilogy by E. Lynn Harris
1990
Leap Year by Peter Cameron
Mercy: A Novel of Psychosexual Suspense by David Lindsey
1987
The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
1986
An Emergence of Green by Katherine V. Forrest
1984
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom: A Play by August Wilson

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SCI-FI & FANTASY


2022
The Boy with a Bird in His Chest by Emme Lund
Dead Collections by Isaac Fellman
2021
A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor by Hank Green
A Dowry of Blood by S.T. Gibson
Lady Hotspur by Tessa Gratton
The Last True Poets Of The Sea by Julia Drake
Outlawed by Anna North
2020
Architects Of Memory by Karen Osborne
Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas
• The Order of the Pure Moon Reflected in Water by Zen Cho
The Seep by Chana Porter
Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey
2019
Catfishing on Catnet by Naomi Kritzer
The Girl in Red by Christina Henry
The Light Brigade by Kameron Hurley
The Library of the Unwritten by A.J. Hackwith
Magic For Liars by Sarah Gailey
Miranda in Milan by Katharine Duckett
The Priory Of The Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon
The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie
To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers

2018
An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green
Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire
The Broken Earth trilogy by N. K. Jemisin
No Man of Woman Born by Ana Mardoll
• Prism Knights: Sapphire by Winter J. Kiakas
• Prism Knights: Velvet by Winter J. Kiakas
Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente
2017
The Book of Joan by Lidia Yuknavitch
Into the Drowning Deep by Mira Grant
Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore
The River of Teeth series by Sarah Gailey
• Taproot by Keezy Young
2016
Everfair by Nisi Shawl
Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire
The Manifold Worlds series by Foz Meadows
2015
A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
The Earthside series by Ana Mardoll
The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson
The Traitor Baru Cormorant series by Seth Dickinson

2014
Bi Magic: Best Bisexual Fantasy Anthology by D.M. Atkins
The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison
The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers
The Mirror Empire by Kameron Hurley
2013
The Parasitology series by Mira Grant
The Tangled Axon series by Jacqueline Koyanagi
2012
Beyond Binary: Genderqueer and Sexually Fluid Speculative Fiction by Lee Mandelo
2001
The Kushiel’s Universe series by Jacqueline Carey
1991
The Man Who Fell In Love With The Moon by Tom Spanbauer
1987
The Swords of Riverside series by Ellen Kushner

2022
The Boy with a Bird in His Chest by Emme Lund
Dead Collections by Isaac Fellman
2021
A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor by Hank Green
A Dowry of Blood by S.T. Gibson
Lady Hotspur by Tessa Gratton
The Last True Poets Of The Sea by Julia Drake
Outlawed by Anna North
2020
Architects Of Memory by Karen Osborne
Catherine House by Elisabeth Thomas
• The Order of the Pure Moon Reflected in Water by Zen Cho
The Seep by Chana Porter
Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey
2019
Catfishing on Catnet by Naomi Kritzer
The Girl in Red by Christina Henry
The Light Brigade by Kameron Hurley
The Library of the Unwritten by A.J. Hackwith
Magic For Liars by Sarah Gailey
Miranda in Milan by Katharine Duckett
The Priory Of The Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon
The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie
To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers
2018
An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green
Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire
The Broken Earth trilogy by N. K. Jemisin
No Man of Woman Born by Ana Mardoll
• Prism Knights: Sapphire by Winter J. Kiakas
• Prism Knights: Velvet by Winter J. Kiakas
Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente
2017
The Book of Joan by Lidia Yuknavitch
Into the Drowning Deep by Mira Grant
Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore
The River of Teeth series by Sarah Gailey
• Taproot by Keezy Young
2016
Everfair by Nisi Shawl
Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire
The Manifold Worlds series by Foz Meadows
2015
A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
The Earthside series by Ana Mardoll
The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson
The Traitor Baru Cormorant series by Seth Dickinson
2014
Bi Magic: Best Bisexual Fantasy Anthology by D.M. Atkins
The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison
The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers
The Mirror Empire by Kameron Hurley
2013
The Parasitology series by Mira Grant
The Tangled Axon series by Jacqueline Koyanagi
2012
Beyond Binary: Genderqueer and Sexually Fluid Speculative Fiction by Lee Mandelo
2001
The Kushiel’s Universe series by Jacqueline Carey
1991
The Man Who Fell In Love With The Moon by Tom Spanbauer
1987
The Swords of Riverside series by Ellen Kushner

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ROMANCE


2022
Ben and Beatriz by Katalina Gamarra
2021
The Companion by E. E. Ottoman
One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston
Witch Please by Anne Aguirre
2020
It’s Been A Pleasure, Noni Blake by Claire Christian
Something to Talk About by Meryl Wilsner
Take a Hint, Dani Brown by Talia Hibbert
Written in the Stars by Alexandria Bellefleur

2019
Courting Mr. Lincoln by Louis Bayard
Once Ghosted, Twice Shy by Alyssa Cole
A Prince on Paper by Alyssa Cole
Red, White, & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
2018
Bingo Love by Tee Franklin, Jenn St-Onge, and Joy San
2016
Loving Eleanor by Susan Wittig Albert

2022
Ben and Beatriz by Katalina Gamarra
2021
The Companion by E. E. Ottoman
One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston
Witch Please by Anne Aguirre
2020
It’s Been A Pleasure, Noni Blake by Claire Christian
Something to Talk About by Meryl Wilsner
Take a Hint, Dani Brown by Talia Hibbert
Written in the Stars by Alexandria Bellefleur
2019
Courting Mr. Lincoln by Louis Bayard
Once Ghosted, Twice Shy by Alyssa Cole
A Prince on Paper by Alyssa Cole
Red, White, & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
2018
Bingo Love by Tee Franklin, Jenn St-Onge, and Joy San
2016
Loving Eleanor by Susan Wittig Albert
2015
• The Less Than Epic Adventures of TJ & Amal by E. K. Weaver
2005
Phyllida and the Brotherhood of Philander by Ann Herendeen

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VINTAGE (PRE-1980)


Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Three Stories by Truman Capote
The Complete Claudine by Colette
The Fox by D.H. Lawrence

Point Red by Veronica
Romance in Marseille by Claude McKay
Rubyfruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown

The Story of Harold by Terry Andrews
The Three-Way Household: Bisexual Bedtime Stories by A. R. Remington


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