Today is Autistic Pride Day!!
Even though I do a little something for LGBTQ+ Pride most years, whether it’s attending Pride events or reading LGBTQ+ books throughout the month, I haven’t ever taken any steps to celebrate Autistic Pride even though it’s a really important day. Pride events are all too often geared towards non-Autistic people with lots of loud music, too many people, and absolutely no Autistic representation. Even within the book community, Autistic representation during Pride month is severely lacking so I wanted to shine the spotlight on one of my favourite Autistic queer series – Xandri Corelel – by Kaia Sønderby.
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AUTHOR: Emma Newman
RELEASED: November 2015; Ace/Roc
GENRE: Science Fiction
KEY INFO: Founding of a new colony, character-driven, #ownvoice, political secrets, grief
REPRESENTATION: bisexual woman MC, anxiety, hoarding disorder, f/f romance, people of colour
CONTENT NOTICES: depiction of severe hoarding, forcible public intervention against hoarders will, feelings of shame around hoarding, descriptions of hoarding
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