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12 Diverse Books to Read for Pride Month (and 6 to Preorder!)

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12 Diverse Books to Read for Pride Month (and 6 to Preorder!)

Pride Month is a great time to put the focus on queer YA—specifically, some of the incredible intersectional queer books YA has been blessed with, given...
Our Most Anticipated LGBTQAP YA Books of 2018: July–December

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Our Most Anticipated LGBTQAP YA Books of 2018: July–December

It’s here! It’s here! The LGBTQAP July–December preview is here! This is one of the most unusual seasons of queer YA we’ve seen, I...
25 of Our Most Anticipated LGBTQIAP YA Books of the Second Half of 2017

2017 previews

25 of Our Most Anticipated LGBTQIAP YA Books of the Second Half of 2017

Favorite time of year alert! If there’s one thing I love, it’s getting to highlight a whole host of rainbow titles making their way to YA...
6 LGBTQIA Books That Aren’t About Coming Out

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6 LGBTQIA Books That Aren’t About Coming Out

Finding LGBTQIA books that weren’t about coming out used to be like finding a needle in a haystack, especially when I was a teen. YA books were all...
6 Same-Sex Couples I Will Never Stop Shipping

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6 Same-Sex Couples I Will Never Stop Shipping

Living life as a hardcore shipper is full of blessings and disappointments. The author lords giveth, the author lords ignoreth. Sometimes your headcanon...
5 Hopeful LGBTQ Historical Titles to Brighten Your Day

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5 Hopeful LGBTQ Historical Titles to Brighten Your Day

Some days it feels like hopeful LGBTQIA literature is difficult to find, let alone hopeful historical LGBTQ YA, particularly given the oppression of...
23 of Our Most Anticipated LGBTQA YA Books of 2017

2017 previews

23 of Our Most Anticipated LGBTQA YA Books of 2017

The best thing about writing these posts is every year is seeing how consistently they grow. And I don’t just mean that in number; LGBTQIAP YAs have...
The Best Queer YA Fantasy of 2016

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The Best Queer YA Fantasy of 2016

2016 was a banner year for queer YA in general, but especially for queer fantasy. I don’t think we’ve ever seen this much variety in one year before!...
Coming Out Is Complicated In These YA Books

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Coming Out Is Complicated In These YA Books

Every year on October 11 we celebrate National Coming Out Day, a 28-year-old holiday that encourages LGBTQ+ people to come out to their loved ones. Last...
Kick off Bisexual Awareness Week with 12 2016 YA Books

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Kick off Bisexual Awareness Week with 12 2016 YA Books

Today kicks off Bisexual Awareness Week, the week when all unicorns suddenly become visible and pink, purple, and blue flags wave majestically o’er...
12 Great Under the Gaydar YAs

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12 Great Under the Gaydar YAs

Marketing LGBTQA YA is a double-edged sword. Some of it is glaringly queer, and some of it is what I love to call Under the Gaydar, i.e., there’s no...
As I Descended Author Robin Talley on Queer YA Retellings of Classic Stories

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As I Descended Author Robin Talley on Queer YA Retellings of Classic Stories

Readers of queer YA are no strangers to the name Robin Talley, but her newest release, As I Descended, isn’t like anything you’ve seen from...

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