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LGBTQI Fiction/Non-Fiction for Teens

Juliet Takes a Breath Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593108178
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Published: Dial Books - September 17th, 2019

A People magazine Best Book of Fall 2019
An Amazon Best Young Adult Book of 2019
"F***ing outstanding."--Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author


The Stars and the Blackness Between Them Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525555483
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - September 17th, 2019

A Coretta Scott King Honor Book

Told in two distinct and irresistible voices, Junauda Petrus's bold and lyrical debut is the story of two black girls from very different backgrounds finding love and happiness in a world that seems determined to deny them both.


Kiss Number 8 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781596437098
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Published: First Second - March 12th, 2019

A 2019 New York Public Library Best Books for Kids
A 2020 Tayshas Reading List Selection
A 2020 Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List Selection


Pet Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525647072
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Published: Make Me a World - September 10th, 2019

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST
STONEWALL BOOK AWARD WINNER

"[A] beautiful, genre-expanding debut. . . . Pet is a nesting doll of creative possibilities." -The New York Times


Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781442408937
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2014

This Printz Honor Book is a “tender, honest exploration of identity” (Publishers Weekly) that distills lyrical truths about family and friendship.

Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have nothing in common.


The Last True Poets of the Sea Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781368048088
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2019

From a new voice in YA literature comes an epic, utterly unforgettable contemporary novel about a lost shipwreck, a missing piece of family history, and weathering the storms of life. Fans of Far from the Tree, We Are Okay, and Emergency Contact will love this stunning debut.


What If It's Us Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062795250
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Published: HarperTeen - October 9th, 2018

A New York Times, USA Today, and Indie bestseller!

Critically acclaimed and bestselling authors Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera combine their talents in this smart, funny, heartfelt collaboration about two very different boys who can’t decide if the universe is pushing them together—or pulling them apart.


Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781626722590
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Published: First Second - May 7th, 2019

One of FORBES Best Graphic Novels of 2019
On BCCB 2019 Blue Ribbons List
One of NPR's Best Books of 2019
Booklist 2019 Editors' Choice
One of Bitch Media’s Best Queer YA Novels of 2019


Changers, Book One: Drew Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781617751950
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Published: Black Sheep - February 4th, 2014

Winner of the 2015 Westchester Fiction Award

Changers Book One: Drew is a New York Public Library summer reading pick

"Changers should appeal to a broad demographic. Teenagers, after all, are the world's leading experts on trying on, and then promptly discarding, new identities."
--New York Times Book Review


Are You Listening? Cover Image
By Tillie Walden, Tillie Walden (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781250207562
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Published: First Second - September 10th, 2019

The graphic novel Are You Listening? is an intimate and emotionally soaring story about friendship, grief, and healing from Eisner Award winner Tillie Walden.

Bea is on the run. And then, she runs into Lou.


This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062820235
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Published: Balzer + Bray - December 17th, 2019

~Lambda Literary Award finalist for the best LGBT YA novel of 2018~

A fresh, charming rom-com perfect for fans of Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda and Boy Meets Boy about Nathan Bird, who has sworn off happy endings but is sorely tested when his former best friend, Ollie, moves back to town.


If I Was Your Girl Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250078414
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 26th, 2018

The award-winning, big-hearted novel about being seen for who you really are, and a love story you can't help but root for

Amanda Hardy is the new girl in school. Like anyone else, all she wants is to make friends and fit in. But Amanda is keeping a secret, and she’s determined not to get too close to anyone.


The Miseducation of Cameron Post Movie Tie-in Edition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062884497
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Published: Balzer + Bray - July 3rd, 2018

Now a major motion picture starring Chloë Grace Moretz * Sundance Grand Jury Prize Winner


Annie on My Mind Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374400118
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Published: Square Fish - February 20th, 2007

This groundbreaking book, first published in 1982, is the story of two teenage girls whose friendship blossoms into love and who, despite pressures from family and school that threaten their relationship, promise to be true to each other and their feelings.


Pulp Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781335012906
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Published: Harlequin Teen - November 13th, 2018

In 1955, eighteen-year-old Janet Jones keeps the love she shares with her best friend Marie a secret. It's not easy being gay in Washington, DC, in the age of McCarthyism, but when she discovers a series of books about women falling in love with other women, it awakens something in Janet.


The Lost Coast Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781536200966
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Published: Candlewick - May 14th, 2019

The spellbinding tale of six queer witches forging their own paths, shrouded in the mist, magic, and secrets of the ancient California redwoods.


Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062348685
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 7th, 2016

Now a major motion picture: Love, Simon, starring Nick Robinson and Katherine Langford!

William C. Morris Award Winner: Best Young Adult Debut of the Year * National Book Award Longlist

"A remarkable gift of a novel."—Andrew Smith, author of Grasshopper Jungle


The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (Montague Siblings #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062382818
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 4th, 2018

A Kirkus Prize nominee and Stonewall Honor winner with 5 starred reviews! A New York Times bestseller!

Named one of the best books of 2017 by NPR and the New York Public Library!


Little & Lion Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316349017
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 3rd, 2018

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"Little and Lion is beautifully insightful, honest, and compassionate.


Mooncakes Cover Image
By Suzanne Walker, Wendy Xu (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781549303043
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Published: Oni Press - October 15th, 2019

"This sweet, spellbinding story will appeal to fans of magic and romance." — School Library Journal (starred review)
 

A story of love and demons, family and witchcraft. Nova Huang knows more about magic than your average teen witch.


As the Crow Flies Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781945820069
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Published: Iron Circus Comics - November 14th, 2017

Charlie Lamonte is thirteen years old, queer, black, and questioning what was once a firm belief in God. So naturally, she's spending a week of her summer vacation stuck at an all-white Christian youth backpacking camp.


All the Invisible Things Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781681199504
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - March 3rd, 2020

In this contemporary YA for fans of Becky Albertalli, one girl decides it's time to be really be herself--but will that cost her the best friend who once meant everything to her?


None of the Above Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062335326
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Published: Balzer + Bray - April 4th, 2017

None of the Above is a powerful story of discovering one’s true identity. This book will open hearts and change minds.”—Stephen Chbosky, bestselling author of The Perks of Being a Wallflower


All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374312718
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - April 28th, 2020

In a series of personal essays, prominent journalist and LGBTQIA+ activist George M. Johnson explores his childhood, adolescence, and college years in New Jersey and Virginia.


Honor Girl: A Graphic Memoir Cover Image
By Maggie Thrash, Maggie Thrash (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780763687557
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Published: Candlewick - May 9th, 2017

“Thrash has so carefully and skillfully captured a universal moment. . . . A luminescent memoir not to be missed.”— Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

All-girl camp. First love. First heartbreak. At once romantic and devastating, brutally honest and full of humor, this graphic-novel memoir is a debut of the rarest sort.


The Letter Q: Queer Writers' Letters to their Younger Selves Cover Image
By Sarah Moon (Editor), James Lecesne (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780545399333
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - April 29th, 2014

If you received a letter from your older self, what do you think it would say? What do you wish it would say?
 


Queer: The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781942186489
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Published: Zest Books - October 1st, 2019

Teen life is hard enough with all of the pressures kids face, but for teens who are LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender), it’s even harder. When do you decide to come out? To whom? Will your friends accept you?


Trans+: Love, Sex, Romance, and Being You Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781433829833
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Published: Magination Press - August 27th, 2019

2020 ALA Rainbow Book List Selection


All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens Throughout the Ages Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781335470454
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Published: Harlequin Teen - February 27th, 2018

Take a journey through time and genres to discover stories where queer teens live, love and shape the world around them.

Seventeen young adult authors across the queer spectrum have come together to create a collection of beautifully written diverse historical fiction for teens.


A Queer History of the United States for Young People (ReVisioning History for Young People #1) Cover Image
By Michael Bronski, Richie Chevat (Adapted by)
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ISBN: 9780807056127
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Published: Beacon Press - June 11th, 2019

Queer history didn’t start with Stonewall. This book explores how LGBTQ people have always been a part of our national identity, contributing to the country and culture for over 400 years.


This Book Is Gay Cover Image
By Juno Dawson, David Levithan (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781492617839
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Published: Sourcebooks Fire - June 2nd, 2015

"The book every LGBT person would have killed for as a teenager, told in the voice of a wise best friend. Frank, warm, funny, USEFUL." --Patrick Ness, bestselling author


Trans Teen Survival Guide Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781785923418
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - September 21st, 2018

Frank, friendly and funny, the Trans Teen Survival Guide will leave transgender and non-binary teens informed, empowered and armed with all the tips, confidence and practical advice they need to navigate life as a trans teen.


Queer, There, and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World Cover Image
By Sarah Prager, Zoe More O'Ferrall (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780062474322
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Published: HarperCollins - May 29th, 2018

A New York Public Library Best Book of 2017 * A Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Book for Teens 2017


The Gender Quest Workbook: A Guide for Teens and Young Adults Exploring Gender Identity Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781626252974
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Published: Instant Help Publications - December 1st, 2015

This one-of-a-kind, comprehensive workbook will help you navigate your gender identity and expression at home, in school, and with peers.