Qi 2021 Awards

Welcome to Queer Indie’s 2021 Awards!

Voting ends February 1, 2021.

Voting works best on a desktop. Please sign into your Google account to ensure everyone only votes once per category (your email will not be collected, and you will remain anonymous).

Scroll through the containers to view the full results, and vote for your favorite author (some have multiple books, and some are in multiple categories). The founding members are not included—the submissions are only from the directory.

PRIZES: Month-long features on Qi’s homepage with covers/links to a book.

Click for PRIZES Example ›

Queer Lit: Speculative
Queer Lit: Suspense
Queer Lit: Romance
Queer Lit: Fiction/Nonfiction
Queer Lit: Youth
Ally Lit: Speculative
Ally Lit: Suspense
Ally Lit: Romance
Ally Lit: Fiction/Nonfiction
Ally Lit: Youth


  • Speculative = Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Horror
  • Suspense = Mystery & Thriller
  • Romance = Romance & Erotica
  • Fiction/Nonfiction = Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, & Memoir
  • Youth = YA, NA, MG, & Kid Lit

* Note: All works are adult literature unless otherwise specified.