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When Comics Characters are Casually Queer

They're characters in a comic story. They just happen to be queer. And that's mega.

100 Must-Read LGBTQIA YA Books

A list of LGBTQIA YA books you must read, spanning the queer and trans rainbow as well as featuring plenty of different genres and diverse characters!

14 More LGBTQ Middle Grade Books

Here's our second list of LGBTQ middle grade books, featuring the first middle grade books about a bisexual character and a trans boy!

RAMONA BLUE and the Battle Between Bi, Fluid, and Lesbian Representation

On accusations that the new book Ramona Blue is lesbophobic.

The Problem With #OwnVoices LGBTQ Lit

#Ownvoices recognizes authors who write about their marginalization--but this concept plays out differently between gay, lesbian, bi, and trans books.

Shelving My Queer Classroom Library

A teacher struggles with how to shelve her queer YA books in her classroom library.

Highlighting the Trans Writers Nominated for the 2016 Lambda Literary Awards

A quick and easy guide to the fiction, non-fiction, and poetry titles from trans writers nominated for the 29th Annual Lambda Literary Awards.

A (Semi) Comprehensive Guide to LGBTQ+ Romance

Want to read more LGBTQ+ romance? Start here!

Let’s Talk About STAR-CROSSED: Why We Need Bisexual Kids Books, Backlash or Not

On author Barbara Dee being invited to speak at schools, then told not to discuss her book because it has a girl character who has a crush on another girl.

8 Memoirs From Black Trans Writers

A roundup of memoirs written by Black trans people spanning 1986 to 2014.