Beebo Brinker

5 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 182 ratings

Beebo Brinker Publisher's Summary

Ann Bannon was designated the “Queen of Lesbian Pulp” for authoring several landmark novels in the ’50s. Unlike many writers of the period, however, Bannon broke through the shame and isolation typically portrayed in lesbian pulps, offering instead characters who embraced their sexuality. With Beebo Brinker, Bannon introduces a butch 17-year-old farm girl newly arrived in Beat-era Greenwich Village.

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  • Book 0.5

    • Beebo Brinker

    • By: Ann Bannon
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    Ann Bannon was designated the “Queen of Lesbian Pulp” for authoring several landmark novels in the ’50s. Unlike many writers of the period, however, Bannon broke through the shame and isolation typically portrayed in lesbian pulps, offering instead characters who embraced their sexuality. With Beebo Brinker, Bannon introduces a butch 17-year-old farm girl newly arrived in Beat-era Greenwich Village.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It's a BEEBO !

    • By Dandylion on 01-13-12

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 1

    • Odd Girl Out

    • The Beebo Brinker Chronicles
    • By: Ann Bannon
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 58

    She was the brain, the sparkle, the gay rebel of the sorority, and wonder of wonders, she chose Laura as her roommate. That was how it began. Suddenly they were alone on an island of forbidden bliss…. Here is the first novel in the Beebo Brinker Chronicles, the classic 1950s love stories from the queen of lesbian fiction.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Odd Girl in

    • By Dandylion on 01-13-12
    • The Beebo Brinker Chronicles
    • By: Ann Bannon
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
    • Release date: 11-21-11
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 63 ratings

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 2

    • I Am a Woman

    • By: Ann Bannon
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    Lauded as the “Queen of Lesbian Pulp” for her landmark novels of the 1950s, Ann Bannon defined lesbian fiction for the pre-Stonewall generation. Following the release of Cleis Press's new editions of Beebo Brinker and Odd Girl Out, I Am a Woman finds sorority sister Laura Landon leaving college heartbreak behind and embracing Greenwich Village's lesbian bohemia. This edition includes a new introduction by the author.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Laura come's home

    • By Dandylion on 01-13-12

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 3

    • Women in the Shadows

    • By: Ann Bannon
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 27

    Designated the “Queen of Lesbian Pulp” for her series of landmark novels beginning in 1957, Ann Bannon defined lesbian fiction for the pre-Stonewall generation. Following the release of Cleis Press's new editions of Beebo Brinker and Odd Girl Out, Women in the Shadows finds Laura in love among the lesbian bohemia of Greenwich Village. This edition features a new introduction by the author.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • No. 3 in the Beebo Brinker Series.

    • By Kathleen on 08-29-12

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 4

    • Journey to a Woman

    • By: Ann Bannon
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    Dubbed the "Queen of Lesbian Pulp" for her series of landmark novels beginning in 1957, Ann Bannon's work defined lesbian fiction for the pre-Stonewall generation. Following the release of Cleis Press's new editions of Beebo Brinker and Odd Girl Out, Journey to a Woman finds Laura in love amidst the lesbian bohemia of Greenwich Village. This fifth in Cleis Press's series of rereleased lesbian pulp fiction classics features a new introduction by the author.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 4th in the Beebo Brinker Chronicles.

    • By Kathleen on 08-28-12

    Regular price: $19.95