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Rainbow List: Top Ten GLBTQ Books for Children and Teens, 2011-2019

Rainbow List: Top Ten GLBTQ Books for Children and Teens, 2011-2019

Resources for the titles recognized as quality books with significant and authentic GLBTQ content since 2011
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Drama
  • by Raina Telgemeier
  • Multimedia Resources: 22
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    Will Grayson, Will Grayson
  • by John Green and David Levithan
  • Multimedia Resources: 21
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    Marvels, The
  • by Brian Selznick
  • Multimedia Resources: 19
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    Darius the Great Is Not Okay
  • by Adib Khorram
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Grasshopper Jungle
  • by Andrew Smith
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    We Are Okay
  • by Nina LaCour
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Ask the Passengers
  • by A.S. King
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    We Are the Ants
  • by Shaun David Hutchinson
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2017)
    Junior Library Guild (Selection, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Summer Prince, The
  • by Alaya Dawn Johnson
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Beautiful Music for Ugly Children
  • by Kirstin Cronn-Mills
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Miseducation of Cameron Post, The
  • by Emily M. Danforth
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Hurricane Child
  • by Kheryn Callender
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    This Day in June
  • by Gayle E. Pitman and Kristyna Litten
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2015)
    Stonewall Award (Winner, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Beauty Queens
  • by Libba Bray
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2012)
    Amelia Bloomer (Commended, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Odd One Out
  • by Nic Stone
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2019)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    If You Could Be Mine
  • by Sara Farizan
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2014)
    Lambda Awards (Winner, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Every Heart a Doorway
  • by Seanan McGuire
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2017)
    Alex Awards (Winner, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Felix Yz
  • by Lisa Bunker
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    SuperMutant Magic Academy
  • by Jillian Tamaki
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Gracefully Grayson
  • by Ami Polonsky
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Huntress
  • by Malinda Lo
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2012)
    Lambda Awards (Finalist, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    And I Darken
  • by Kiersten White
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Baby's First Words
  • by Stella Blackstone, Kate DePalma, Stefanie Paige Wieder, and Christiane Engel
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Backstagers, The: Vol. 1
  • by James Tynion, IV and Rian Sygh
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2018)
    Great Graphic Novels (Commended, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Girls of Paper and Fire
  • by Natasha Ngan
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2019)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Sewing the Rainbow: A Story about Gilbert Baker
  • by Gayle E. Pitman and Holly Clifton-Brown
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2019)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Love in the Time of Global Warming
  • by Francesca Lia Block
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2014)
    Junior Library Guild (Selection, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Brooklyn, Burning
  • by Steve Brezenoff
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Donovan's Big Day
  • by Lesléa Newman and Mike Dutton
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Star-Crossed
  • by Barbara Dee
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2018)
    Notable Social Studies (Selection, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    They Both Die at the End
  • by Adam Silvera
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2018)
    Junior Library Guild (Selection, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Let's Talk about Love
  • by Claire Kann
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2019)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    When Everything Feels Like the Movies
  • by Raziel Reid
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel
  • by Sara Farizan
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Branded by the Pink Triangle
  • by Ken Setterington
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2014)
    Stonewall Award (Honor, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Adaptation
  • by Malinda Lo
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2013)
    Lambda Awards (Finalist, 2013)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Shine
  • by Lauren Myracle
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2012)
    Walden Award (Winner, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Introducing Teddy: A Gentle Story about Gender and Friendship
  • by Jess Walton and Dougal MacPherson
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2017)
    Notable Social Studies (Selection, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Prince & Knight
  • by Daniel Haack and Stevie Lewis
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2019)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Girl Made of Stars, The
  • by Ashley Herring Blake
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2019)
    Lambda Awards (Finalist, 2019)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Forgive Me If I've Told You This Before
  • by Karelia Stetz-Waters
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2016)
    Lambda Awards (Finalist, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Cut Both Ways
  • by Carrie Mesrobian
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy
  • by Bil Wright
  • Rainbow List (Commended, 2012)
    Stonewall Award (Winner, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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