Welcome to the first ever periodical issue of YA Pride! After being on a semi-hiatus for the past year, we are re-launching with a brand new format and clarified focus. Instead of our usual blog post format, we will be transitioning to a quarterly online periodical. With the change in format comes a change in content. Instead of one-off pieces, we are shifting our focus to slower, long-form, in-depth journalistic pieces, that are based on reflection, community conversation, and research.
The rise of young adult books with LGBTQ characters — and what's next
LGBT Young Adult Reading List - Tamora Pierce
Keep scrolling for a written out list with descriptions for each book! Set in rural Montana in the early s, emily m. Cameron Post feels a mix of guilt and relief when her parents die in a car accident. Orphaned, Cameron comes to live with her old-fashioned grandmother and ultraconservative aunt Ruth.
ALAN v23n2 - Homosexuality in Young Adult Fiction and Nonfiction: An Annotated Bibliography
Kick off summer with Pride and a good stack of books. Check out these 10 fantastic and banned! This collection of short stories chronicles the lives of six transgender or gender-neutral teenagers and was awarded the Stonewall Honor; it was also among the top 10 banned books of
I was a senior in high school, hanging out in the library during my free period. For a school of only students, our library had a vast selection of books. I pulled it out, making sure no one was in the aisle watching me. I stared in fascination at the light blue cover with candy hearts that spelled out Boy Meets Boy. I held it like it was the most precious artifact, because to me, it was.