#SuperGay

It's June! 

June is always so busy! It's like we want to wipe the cold weather and gloomy days off our feet! Lissen, I know we still in a pandemic. I just need some happy-ish days! Here are 3 new book lists for you!

 

#SuperGay - no explanation needed.  Read these books. Pass them around. Doesn't matter if you identify as queer or want to be an ally, these books are for you!

 

We Outta Here- School's out for summer! Kids need to pretend computers don't exist for a while! They need hands-on arts and crafts, fun STEM activities, and time to run around like the maniacs we know and love!

 

Congrats - June kicks offs grad parties and the wedding season.  Here are some great books to gift. Buy a set, put your signature one-liner in, sign them and you good to go. 

Michelle Obama - Tuskegee University - 2016

Steve Jobs - Stanford University - 2005

Jason Reynolds - Lesley University - 2018

Natalie Portman - Harvard University - 2015

Not Your Backup (Sidekick Squad #3) By C.B. Lee Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781945053788
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Published: Interlude Press - Duet Books - June 4th, 2019

Emma Robledo has a few more responsibilities that the usual high school senior, but then again, she and her friends have left school to lead a fractured Resistance movement against a corrupt Heroes League of Heroes. Emma is the only member of a supercharged team without powers, she isnt always taken seriously.


The Best at It By Maulik Pancholy Cover Image
$7.99
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 6th, 2020

From award-winning actor Maulik Pancholy comes a hilarious and heartfelt middle grade debut about a gay Indian American boy coming into his own. One of Time Out's “LGBTQ+ books for kids to read during Pride Month,” this is perfect for fans of Tim Federle’s Nate series.


Gearbreakers By Zoe Hana Mikuta Cover Image
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - June 29th, 2021

Two girls on opposite sides of a war discover they're fighting for a common purpose—and falling for each other—in Zoe Hana Mikuta's high-octane debut Gearbreakers, perfect for fans of Pacific Rim, Pierce Brown's Red Rising Saga, and Marie Lu's Legend series.

We went past praying to deities and started to build them instead...


Ana on the Edge By A. J. Sass Cover Image
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2020

Perfect for fans of George and Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World: a heartfelt coming of age story about a nonbinary character navigating a binary world.

Twelve-year-old Ana-Marie Jin, the reigning US Juvenile figure skating champion, is not a frilly dress kind of kid.


Thanks a Lot, Universe By Chad Lucas Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419751028
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Published: Amulet Books - May 11th, 2021

A moving middle-grade debut for anyone who's ever felt like they don't belong

Brian has always been anxious, whether at home, or in class, or on the basketball court. His dad tries to get him to stand up for himself and his mom helps as much as she can, but after he and his brother are placed in foster care, Brian starts having panic attacks.


Almost Flying By Jake Maia Arlow Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593112939
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Published: Dial Books - June 8th, 2021

In this Stonewall Honor book, a week-long amusement park road trip becomes a true roller coaster of emotion when Dalia realizes she has more-than-friend feelings for her new bestie.

A Stonewall Honor Book

Cover may vary.


In Our Words: Queer Stories from Black, Indigenous, and People of Color Writers By Anne Shade (Selected by), Victoria Villaseñor (Editor) Cover Image
By Anne Shade (Selected by), Victoria Villaseñor (Editor)
$17.95
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Published: Bold Strokes Books - June 15th, 2021

Masquerade By Anne Shade Cover Image
$19.95
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Published: Bold Strokes Books - February 9th, 2021

Prize Money By Celeste Castro Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781951954031
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Published: Interlude Press - May 11th, 2021

Eva is saved from impending disaster by a tall, dark, and handsome bullfighter—a woman. Toma Rozene is an equestrian stuntwoman fresh off the set of a blockbuster film when a family emergency calls her home to help run the family business: rescuing fallen rodeo riders before blustering bulls and bucking broncos trample their dreams.


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Rise to the Sun By Leah Johnson Cover Image
$17.99
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Published: Scholastic Press - July 6th, 2021

From the author of You Should See Me in a Crown, Leah Johnson delivers a stunning novel about being brave enough to be true to yourself, and learning to find joy even when times are unimaginably dark.

Olivia is an expert at falling in love . . . and at being dumped.


As Far As You'll Take Me By Phil Stamper Cover Image
$17.99
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - February 9th, 2021

"A beautiful tribute to every queer kid who's ever had to leave their home in order to find one." - Leah Johnson, bestselling author of You Should See Me in a Crown

The author of The Gravity of Us crafts another heartfelt coming-of-age story about finding the people who become your home--perfect for fans of Becky Albertalli.


Infinity Reaper (Infinity Cycle #2) By Adam Silvera Cover Image
$17.99
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Published: Quill Tree Books - March 2nd, 2021

In this gripping sequel to the New York Times bestselling Infinity Son, Adam Silvera brings a diverse cast of heroes and villains to life in an alternate New York where some people are born with powers, while others steal them from the blood of endangered magical creatures. 


Each of Us a Desert By Mark Oshiro Cover Image
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Published: Tor Teen - September 15th, 2020

From award-winning author Mark Oshiro comes a powerful coming-of-age fantasy novel about finding home and falling in love amidst the dangers of a desert where stories come to life


If This Gets Out: A Novel By Sophie Gonzales, Cale Dietrich Cover Image
$18.99
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Published: Wednesday Books - December 7th, 2021

A NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER

Sophie Gonzales and Cale Dietrich's “If This Gets Out is an absolute showstopper! Equal parts edgy and adorable, this bright, joyful book has everything I look for in a queer YA romance.” —Phil Stamper, bestselling author of The Gravity of Us


Llama Glamarama By Simon James Green (Text by), Garry Parsons (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Simon James Green (Text by), Garry Parsons (Illustrator)
$14.99
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Published: Orchard Books - June 1st, 2021

Meet a dazzlin' dancin' llama who learns to march to the beat of his own drum by strutting his stuff with Pride (and a funky feather boa)!

Larry the llama loves to move and groove! But will his friends all disapprove?Larry lives a slow and quiet life at the barn with all the other llamas, just the way they like it.


All Of My Friends Are Rich By Michael Sarais Cover Image
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Published: Cloudy Day Publishing - June 15th, 2020

Orphan Leo Cotton has finally built a family, but the advent of bipolar depression wakes him from this dreamlife to reveal dark truths about the man he'd married.


Poultrygeist By Eric Geron, Pete Oswald (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Eric Geron, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$16.99
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Published: Candlewick - August 10th, 2021

From a debut picture-book author and a #1 New York Times best-selling illustrator, a wry take on "Why did the chicken cross the road?” that gives a whole new meaning to “the Other Side.” Cock-a-doodle-BOO!


Fat Angie: Rebel Girl Revolution By e.E. Charlton-Trujillo Cover Image
$23.79
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Published: Candlewick - March 5th, 2019

More trouble at school and at home — and the discovery of a missive from her late soldier sister — send Angie and a long-ago friend on an RV road trip across Ohio.


You Don't Know Everything, Jilly P! By Alex Gino Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 25th, 2018

Alex Gino, the Lambda Literary Award-winning author of George, is back with another sensitive tale based on increasingly relevant social justice issues.

Jilly thinks she's figured out how life works. But when her sister, Emma, is born deaf, she realizes how much she still has to learn.


Every Body Shines: Sixteen Stories About Living Fabulously Fat By Cassandra Newbould (Editor) Cover Image
By Cassandra Newbould (Editor)
$18.99
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - June 8th, 2021

An intersectional, feminist YA anthology from some of today's most exciting voices across a span of genres, all celebrating body diversity and fat acceptance through short stories.


The Sound of Stars By Alechia Dow Cover Image
$18.99
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Published: Inkyard Press - February 25th, 2020

"This debut has it all: music, books, aliens, adventure, resistance, queerness, and a bold heroine tying it all together. "--Ms. Magazine

Can a girl who risks her life for books and an Ilori who loves pop music work together to save humanity?

When a rebel librarian meets an Ilori commander...


Arrowheart (The Love Curse #1) By Rebecca Sky Cover Image
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Published: Hachette Children's - February 4th, 2020

What if you had the power to make any boy fall in love with you? Addictive romance with a fantasy twist for fans of Holly Smale, Ally Carter, and Zoe Sugg.

The gods are gone.
The people have forgotten them.
But sixteen-year-old Rachel Patel can't forget - the gods control her life, or more specifically, her love life.


The Marvelous By Claire Kann Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250192691
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Published: Swoon Reads - June 8th, 2021

From the author of Let’s Talk About Love and If It Makes You Happy, this exuberant YA Novel follows six teens locked together in a mansion, contending for a life-changing cash prize in a competition run by a reclusive heiress.


In Deeper Waters By F.T. Lukens Cover Image
$19.99
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - April 20th, 2021

“A frothy confection of sea-foam, young love, and derring-do.” —NPR

From the New York Times bestselling author of So This Is Ever After, a young prince must rely on a mysterious stranger to save him when he is kidnapped during his coming-of-age tour in this swoony adventure that is The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue meets


Spellhacker By M. K. England Cover Image
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Published: HarperTeen - January 21st, 2020

From the author of The Disasters, this genre-bending YA fantasy heist story is perfect for fans of Marie Lu and Amie Kaufman.


The Cerulean By Amy Ewing Cover Image
$11.99
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Published: HarperTeen - February 4th, 2020

From New York Times bestselling author Amy Ewing (The Jewel) comes the exciting first book in a new fantasy duology. Rich, vivid world-building and ethereal magic combine in an epic tale that’s perfect for fans of Snow Like Ashes, These Broken Stars, or Magonia.


The Mermaid, the Witch, and the Sea By Maggie Tokuda-Hall Cover Image
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Published: Candlewick - May 5th, 2020

In a world divided by colonialism and threaded with magic, a desperate orphan turned pirate and a rebellious imperial lady find a connection on the high seas.


Arsenic and Adobo (A Tita Rosie's Kitchen Mystery #1) By Mia P. Manansala Cover Image
$16.00
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Published: Berkley - May 4th, 2021

A RUSA Award-winning novel!

The first book in a new culinary cozy series full of sharp humor and delectable dishes—one that might just be killer....


Off the Record By Camryn Garrett Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984829993
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 18th, 2021

The behind-the-scenes access of Almost Famous meets the searing revelations of metoo in this story of a teen journalist who uncovers the scandal of the decade.


Indivisible By Daniel Aleman Cover Image
$18.99
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 4th, 2021

This timely, moving debut novel follows a teen's efforts to keep his family together as his parents face deportation.

Mateo Garcia and his younger sister, Sophie, have been taught to fear one word for as long as they can remember: deportation. Over the past few years, however, the fear that their undocumented immigrant parents could be sent back to Mexico started to fade.


The (Un)Popular Vote By Jasper Sanchez Cover Image
$18.99
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - June 1st, 2021

Red, White, & Royal Blue meets The West Wing in Jasper Sanchez’s electric and insightful #ownvoices YA debut, chronicling a transmasculine student’s foray into a no-holds-barred student body president election against the wishes of his politician father.


Like a Love Story By Abdi Nazemian Cover Image
$17.99
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 4th, 2019

Stonewall Honor Book * A Time Magazine Best YA Book of All Time

"A book for warriors, divas, artists, queens, individuals, activists, trend setters, and anyone searching for the courage to be themselves.”—Mackenzi Lee, New York Times bestselling author of The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue


Dead Dead Girls (A Harlem Renaissance Mystery #1) By Nekesa Afia Cover Image
$16.00
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Published: Berkley - June 1st, 2021

“In this terrific series opener, Afia evokes the women’s lives in all their wayward and beautiful glory, especially the abruptness with which their dreams, hopes and fears cease to exist.”--The New York Times

The start of an exciting new historical mystery series set during the Harlem Renaissance from debut author Nekesa Afia


Bath Haus: A Thriller By P. J. Vernon Cover Image
$26.95
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Published: Doubleday - June 15th, 2021

Nominated for a 34th annual Lambda Literary Award A scintillating thriller with an emotional punch: “The tension builds to unbearably claustrophobic levels. To say more would rob readers of the 'no, he didn’t' suspense that makes Bath Haus an unexpectedly twisted, heart-pounding cat-versus-mouse thriller" (Los Angeles Times).


Burn It All Down By Nicolas DiDomizio Cover Image
$28.00
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 25th, 2021

Take the ride of a lifetime with this mother/son buddy comedy James Patterson praises as “audacious, addictive, highly entertaining.”
 
Eighteen-year-old aspiring comic Joey Rossi just found out his boyfriend has been cheating on him for the past ten months. But what did he expect?


She's Too Pretty to Burn By Wendy Heard Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250246752
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 30th, 2021

“An anxiety-ridden ride as two girls' lives crash together through secrets, love and danger. . . Captivating and stunningly visual.” —Aiden Thomas, New York Times-bestselling author of Cemetery Boys


Surrender Your Sons By Adam Sass Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781635830613
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Published: Flux - September 15th, 2020

Surrender Your Sons is an LGBTQ+ YA mystery / thriller that expertly blends together humor, horror, and heart, in a wholly unique read like no other. A blend of Lost and Lord of the Flies ... just with gay teenagers taking the horrors of the world head on.


The Witch King By H. E. Edgmon Cover Image
$18.99
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Published: Inkyard Press - June 1st, 2021

A New York Public Library Best Book for Teens 2021

To save a fae kingdom, a trans witch must face his traumatic past and the royal fianc he left behind.


The Fell of Dark By Caleb Roehrig Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250155849
Published: Feiwel & Friends - July 14th, 2020

What's a boy to do—in Caleb Roehrig's YA paranormal romance The Fell of Dark—when his crush is a hot vampire with a mystery to solve?

The only thing August Pfeiffer hates more than algebra is living in a vampire town.


Bad Witch Burning By Jessica Lewis Cover Image
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Published: Delacorte Press - August 24th, 2021

For fans of Lovecraft Country and Candyman comes a witchy story full of Black girl magic as one girl's dark ability to summon the dead offers her a chance at a new life, while revealing to her an even darker future.


Fresh By Margot Wood Cover Image
$18.99
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Published: Amulet Books - August 3rd, 2021

"A hilarious, heartfelt, and realistic coming-of-age story." —Buzzfeed

"Hilarious and heartwarming." —Popsugar

“A laugh-out-loud and vulnerable coming-of-age story.” —The Nerd Daily


[Movie trailer narrator voice]: In a world, where humanity has crumbled—wait, no, wrong story. Sorry!


The Sky Blues By Robbie Couch Cover Image
$19.99
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 6th, 2021

Sky’s small town turns absolutely claustrophobic when his secret promposal plans get leaked to the entire school in this witty, “earnest, heartfelt” (Becky Albertalli, New York Times bestselling author), and ultimately hopeful debut novel for fans of What if it’s Us? and To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before.

Sky Baker may be openly gay,


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Meet Cute Diary By Emery Lee Cover Image
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Published: Quill Tree Books - May 4th, 2021

Felix Ever After meets Becky Albertalli in this swoon-worthy, heartfelt rom-com about how a transgender teen’s first love challenges his ideas about perfect relationships.

* A 2022 ALA Rainbow Booklist Selection * A Junior Library Guild Selection *


Fifteen Hundred Miles from the Sun By Jonny Garza Villa Cover Image
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Published: Skyscape - June 8th, 2021

A poignant, funny, openhearted novel about coming out, first love, and being your one and only best and true self.

Juli n Luna has a plan for his life: Graduate. Get into UCLA. And have the chance to move away from Corpus Christi, Texas, and the suffocating expectations of others that have forced Jules into an inauthentic life.


Hani and Ishu's Guide to Fake Dating By Adiba Jaigirdar Cover Image
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Published: Page Street Kids - May 25th, 2021

Everyone likes Humaira "Hani" Khan—she’s easy going and one of the most popular girls at school. But when she comes out to her friends as bisexual, they invalidate her identity, saying she can’t be bi if she’s only dated guys. Panicked, Hani blurts out that she’s in a relationship…with a girl her friends absolutely hate—Ishita "Ishu" Dey. Ishu is the complete opposite of Hani.


The Passing Playbook By Isaac Fitzsimons Cover Image
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Published: Dial Books - June 1st, 2021

Love, Simon meets Bend It Like Beckham in this feel-good contemporary romance about a trans athlete who must decide between fighting for his right to play and staying stealth.


Can't Take That Away By Steven Salvatore Cover Image
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - March 9th, 2021

"A charming, inspired story about being true to who you are." - Phil Stamper, bestselling author of The Gravity of Us

An empowering and emotional debut about a genderqueer teen who finds the courage to stand up and speak out for equality when they are discriminated against by their high school administration.


When You Were Everything By Ashley Woodfolk Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781524715946
Published: Ember - March 9th, 2021

For fans of Nina LaCour's We Are Okay and Adam Silvera's History Is All You Left Me, this heartfelt and ultimately uplifting novel follows one sixteen-year-old girl's friend breakup through two concurrent timelines--ultimately proving that even endings can lead to new beginnings.


Leah on the Offbeat By Becky Albertalli Cover Image
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 7th, 2019

#1 New York Times bestseller! Goodreads Choice Award for the best young adult novel of the year!


The Summer of Everything By Julian Winters Cover Image
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Published: Interlude Press - September 8th, 2020

 Adulting is hard. Just ask Wes Hudson. An avid comic book geek, Wes excels at two things: slacking off and pining after his best friend, Nico. Advice from his friends, ‘90s alt-rock songs, and online dating articles aren't helping much with his secret crush.


Darius the Great Is Not Okay By Adib Khorram Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Books - August 20th, 2019

Darius doesn't think he'll ever be enough, in America or in Iran. Hilarious and heartbreaking, this unforgettable debut introduces a brilliant new voice in contemporary YA.

Winner of the William C. Morris Debut Award


“Heartfelt, tender, and so utterly real. I’d live in this book forever if I could.”


Jay's Gay Agenda By Jason June Cover Image
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Published: HarperTeen - June 1st, 2021

From New York Times bestselling author Jason June comes a moving and hilarious sex-positive teen rom-com about the complexities of first loves, first hookups, and first heartbreaks—and how to stay true to yourself while embracing what you never saw coming, that’s perfect for fans of Sandhya Menon and Becky Albertalli. 


The Ghosts We Keep By Mason Deaver Cover Image
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Published: PUSH - June 1st, 2021

Everything happens for a reason.

At least that's what everyone keeps telling Liam Cooper after his older brother Ethan is killed suddenly in a hit-and-run.

Feeling more alone and isolated than ever, Liam has to not only learn to face the world without one of the people he loved the most, but also face the fading relationships of his two best friends in the process.

Soon


Strange Creatures By Phoebe North Cover Image
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 1st, 2021

From acclaimed author Phoebe North comes a riveting, unexpected, and beautiful contemporary novel about a girl whose brother mysteriously disappears, the family and friends he leaves behind, and the stories—real and imagined—that they tell themselves to fill the empty space.


Ghost Squad By Claribel A. Ortega Cover Image
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 7th, 2020

A New York Times bestseller!

Coco meets Stranger Things with a hint of Ghostbusters in this action-packed supernatural fantasy.

For Lucely Luna, ghosts are more than just the family business.

Shortly before Halloween, Lucely and her best friend, Syd, cast a spell that accidentally awakens malicious spirits, wreaking ha


After Elias By Eddy Boudel Tan Cover Image
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Published: Dundurn Press - October 6th, 2020

2021 Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction -- Finalist

A modern queer tragedy about a pilot's last words, an interrupted celebration, and the fear of losing everything.


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This Poison Heart By Kalynn Bayron Cover Image
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - June 29th, 2021

Darkness blooms in bestselling author Kalynn Bayron’s new contemporary fantasy about a girl with a unique and deadly power.

Briseis has a gift: with a single touch she can grow plants from tiny seeds to rich blooms.


The City Beautiful By Aden Polydoros Cover Image
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Published: Inkyard Press - October 5th, 2021

Winner of the 2022 Sydney Taylor Book Award for Young Adult
2022 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel finalist

2021 National Jewish Book Award finalist
A Lambda Literary Award finalist
2021 Bram Stoker Award Preliminary Ballot for Young Adult Novels
A New York Public Library Best Book for Teens 2021


Lost in the Never Woods By Aiden Thomas Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250313973
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Published: Swoon Reads - March 23rd, 2021

When children start to go missing in the local woods, a teen girl must face her fears and a past she can't remember to rescue them in this atmospheric YA novel, Lost in the Never Woods from the author of Cemetery Boys.


Sweet & Bitter Magic By Adrienne Tooley Cover Image
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - March 9th, 2021

In this charming debut fantasy perfect for fans of Sorcery of Thorns and Girls of Paper and Fire, a witch cursed to never love meets a girl hiding her own dangerous magic, and the two strike a dangerous bargain to save their queendom.

Tamsin is the most powerful witch of her generation.


Perfect on Paper: A Novel By Sophie Gonzales Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250769787
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Published: Wednesday Books - March 9th, 2021

“Perfectly wonderful.” —Becky Albertalli, New York Times–bestselling author of Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda

“An electrifying love story.” —Booklist


Follow Your Arrow By Jessica Verdi Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338640465
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Published: Scholastic Press - March 2nd, 2021

For fans of Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera, this is a riveting and irresistible take on love, life, and identity -- both online and off.

CeCe Ross is kind of a big deal.


Deposing Nathan By Zack Smedley Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781624147357
Published: Page Street Kids - May 7th, 2019

"A superb story, told in an original and masterly way. Smedley navigates the novel's refreshing ideas about sexuality and religion with grace and intelligence." The New York Times

“A heartbreaking and important read.” —Caleb Roehrig, author of Last Seen Leaving


Darling By K. Ancrum Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250265265
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Published: Imprint - June 22nd, 2021

A teen girl finds herself lost on a dangerous adventure in this YA thriller by the acclaimed author of The Wicker King and The Weight of the Stars—reimagining Peter Pan for today’s world.

On Wendy Darling’s first night in Chicago, a boy called Peter appears at her window. He’s dizzying, captivating, beautiful—so she agrees to join him for a night on the town.


Odd One Out By Nic Stone Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781101939567
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Published: Ember - September 17th, 2019

From the New York Times bestselling author of Dear Martin comes an honest and touching depiction of friendship, first love, and everything in between. Perfect for fans of Love, Simon and What If It's Us.


Black Leopard, Red Wolf (The Dark Star Trilogy #1) By Marlon James Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735220188
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 4th, 2020

One of TIME’s 100 Best Fantasy Books of All Time

Winner of the L.A. Times Ray Bradbury Prize 

Finalist for the 2019 National Book Award

The New York Times Bestseller

Named a Best Book of 2019 by The Wall Street Journal, TIME, NPR, GQ, Vogue, and The Washington Post


Rainbow Revolutionaries: Fifty LGBTQ+ People Who Made History By Sarah Prager, Sarah Papworth (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Prager, Sarah Papworth (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062947758
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Published: HarperCollins - May 26th, 2020

One of Time Out's “LGBTQ+ books for kids to read during Pride Month,” this groundbreaking, pop-culture-infused illustrated biography collection takes readers on an eye-opening journey through the lives of fifty influential queer figures who have made a mark on every century of hu


Queer: The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens By Kathy Belge, Marke Bieschke Cover Image
$14.99
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?


Spellbound: A Graphic Memoir By Bishakh Som Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781951491031
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Published: Street Noise Books - September 8th, 2020

"Often quite funny . . . The layers of identity and story in the memoir and Som's fluid approach to representing the self, feel impressively easy, unbelabored." --Hillary Chute, The New York Times Book Review


A Lambda Literary Award Finalist



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

The bestselling young adult non-fiction book on sexuality and gender!

Lesbian. Gay. Bisexual. Transgender. Queer. Straight. Curious. This book is for everyone, regardless of gender or sexual preference. This book is for anyone who's ever dared to wonder. This book is for YOU.


Free to Be Me: An LGBTQ+ Journal of Love, Pride & Finding Your Inner Rainbow By Dom&Ink Cover Image
By Dom&Ink
$14.99
ISBN: 9780593094679
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Published: Penguin Workshop - April 28th, 2020

Scribble your feelings and feel your true self in a technicolor guide to being the happiest you, discovering LGBTQ+ history, and making your own queer mark on the world.


The Guncle By Steven Rowley Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525542285
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - May 25th, 2021

National Bestseller • Wall Street Journal Bestseller • USA Today Bestseller
An NPR Book of the Year
Semi-finalist for the Thurber Prize for American Humor
Finalist for the 2021 Goodreads Choice Awards


Pumpkin (Dumplin') By Julie Murphy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062880451
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 25th, 2021

Return to the beloved world of Julie Murphy’s #1 New York Times bestselling Dumplin’—now a popular Netflix feature film starring Jennifer Anistonin this fabulously joyful, final companion novel about drag, prom, and embracing your inner Queen.


What Are Your Words?: A Book About Pronouns By Katherine Locke, Anne Passchier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katherine Locke, Anne Passchier (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316542067
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 25th, 2021

Follow Ari through their neighborhood as they try to find their words in this sweet, accessible introduction to gender-inclusive pronouns that is perfect for readers of all ages.  Whenever Ari's Uncle Lior comes to visit, they ask Ari one question: "What are your words?" Some days Ari uses she/her. Other days Ari uses he/him.


A Quick & Easy Guide to Queer & Trans Identities (Quick & Easy Guides) By Mady G.  (Illustrator), Jules Zuckerberg (Illustrator), Mady G. , Jules Zuckerberg Cover Image
By Mady G. (Illustrator), Jules Zuckerberg (Illustrator), Mady G. , Jules Zuckerberg
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ISBN: 9781620105863
Published: Limerence Press - April 23rd, 2019

A great starting point for anyone curious about queer and trans life, and helpful for those already on their own journeys!

In this quick and easy guide to queer and trans identities, cartoonists Mady G and Jules Zuckerberg guide you through the basics of the LGBT+ world!


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I Have Something to Tell You: A Memoir By Chasten Buttigieg Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982138134
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Published: Atria Books - June 1st, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NOW WITH A NEW PREFACE

A moving, hopeful, and refreshingly candid memoir by the husband of Pete Buttigieg about growing up gay in his small Midwestern town, his relationship with Pete, and his hope for America’s future.

Throughout the past year, teacher Chasten Glezman Buttigieg has emerged on the national


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You Should See Me in a Crown By Leah Johnson Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338503296
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 1st, 2021

A TIME Magazine Best YA Book of All Time

A Stonewall Honor Book

A Reese's Book Club YA Pick

Liz Lighty has always believed she's too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed midwestern town.


Queerfully and Wonderfully Made: A Guide for LGBTQ+ Christian Teens By Leigh Finke (Editor), Jennifer Knapp (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Leigh Finke (Editor), Jennifer Knapp (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781506465241
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Published: Beaming Books - August 25th, 2020

ALA 2021 Rainbow List Pick

Are you LGBTQ+? Not sure? Whether you're queer or questioning, understanding sexuality and gender identity can be confusing. And if you're a Christian, questions of identity can be even scarier. Is there something wrong with you? Will your friends accept you? When should you tell your family? What about church?


Song in a Weary Throat: Memoir of an American Pilgrimage By Pauli Murray, Patricia Bell-Scott (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Pauli Murray, Patricia Bell-Scott (Introduction by)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781631494581
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Published: Liveright - May 8th, 2018

THE STORY BEHIND THE DOCUMENTARY MY NAME IS PAULI MURRAY

A prophetic memoir by the activist who “articulated the intellectual foundations” (The New Yorker) of the civil rights and women’s rights movements.


The New Queer Conscience (Pocket Change Collective) By Adam Eli, Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Adam Eli, Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593093689
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Published: Penguin Workshop - June 2nd, 2020

A 2021 Sydney Taylor Notable Book

"The new manifesto for how we as queer people could and should navigate the world. It's the holding hand I never had--but wish I did."--Troye Sivan, Golden Globe nominated-singer, songwriter, and actor