Diverse Books: LGBTQIA+

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Just Ash

Ashley "Ash" Bishop has always known who he is: a guy who loves soccer, has a crush on his friend Michelle, and is fascinated by the gruesome history of his hometown—Salem, Massachusetts.… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2021
Fall 2022

Just Julian

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

After years of bullying at school, 19-year-old Julian is depressed. He sees a glimmer of hope after meeting the similarly out-of-place Romeo at a party and sharing a kiss with him. The only… Read More →

  • Lexile: 660
  • Copyright: 2019

LGBTQ+ Athletes Claim the Field: Striving for Equality

In 2015, the world watched as soccer star Abby Wambach kissed her wife after the US women's World Cup victory. Milwaukee Brewers' minor league first baseman David Denson came out as gay. And… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1230
  • ATOS: 8.6
  • Dewey: 796.086/64
  • Copyright: 2017
3 titles

Life on Earth — Hardcover Set

From the Series Life on Earth

In this sci-fi-tinged YA graphic novel trilogy from acclaimed cartoonist MariNaomi, a group of teenagers struggles with early romances and fraying friendships against the backdrop of a… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2020
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $87.96
  • Your Price: $65.97
  • 3 titles
6 titles

Lorimer Deal With It — Hardcover Set

From the Series Lorimer Deal With It

Practical resources that students, teachers, and school administrators can use to help young people deal with interpersonal and social conflicts. This collection covers more than 25 different Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $135.90
  • Your Price: $101.93
  • 6 titles
16 titles

Lorimer Real Love — Hardcover Set

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

Real Love is a new collection of high/low YA novels that focus on realistic teen relationships. The novels feature diverse teen characters in contemporary settings as they experience love,… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $447.84
  • Temporarily out of stock
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17 titles

Lorimer Real Love — Paperback Set

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

Real Love is a new collection of high/low YA novels that focus on realistic teen relationships. The novels feature diverse teen characters in contemporary settings as they experience love,… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Paperback
  • List Price: $152.83
  • Your Price: $145.19
  • 17 titles
14 titles

Lorimer SideStreets — Hardcover Set

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Edgy high/low fiction for teen reluctant readers. Each SideStreets novel deals with real-world issues and features contemporary teen characters, many from diverse backgrounds. Male and female Read More →

  • Copyright: 2021
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $391.86
  • Your Price: $293.90
  • 14 titles

Losing the Girl: Book 1

From the Series Life on Earth

Claudia Jones is missing. Her classmates are thinking the worst . . . or at least the weirdest. It couldn't be an alien abduction, right? None of Claudia's classmates at Blithedale High know Read More →

  • Lexile: 180
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2018

Love, IRL

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

Alex, a Latino transgender teen, is struggling to balance his feelings for a real-life crush on a Jewish boy in his class and the relationship he has with a boy he knows online—only to find… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2020

Love Is Love

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

Insecure about her body and unhappy at home, Emmy will do anything to be liked. But after rumors spread about her sexual experience, Emmy leaves her hometown to stay with family in Vancouver. Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2018

More Than a Game: Race, Gender, and Politics in Sports

Sports has never been only about what takes place on the playing field. Author and sports fan Matt Doeden explores past and current controversies including black boxer Jack Johnson's fight… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • ATOS: 6.9
  • Dewey: 306.4/83
  • Copyright: 2020

No Way, They Were Gay?: Hidden Lives and Secret Loves

From the Series Queer History Project

"History" sounds really official. Like it's all fact. Like it's definitely what happened. But that's not necessarily true. History was crafted by the people who recorded it. And sometimes,… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1110
  • Dewey: 306.76/60922
  • Copyright: 2021

Pointe, Claw

Jessie Vale dances in an elite ballet program. She has to be perfect to land a spot with the professional company. When Jessie is cast in an animalistic avant-garde production, her careful… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2017

Prom Kings

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

When the queer prom committee asks Charlie to join them, Charlie figures it'll be a good way to get closer to cute new guy Andre. The only problem is that Charlie has competition for Andre's… Read More →

  • Lexile: 550
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2019

Queer, 2nd Edition: The Ultimate LGBTQ Guide for Teens

Teen life is hard enough, but for teens who are LGBTQ, it can be even harder. When do you decide to come out? Will your friends accept you? And how do you meet people to date? Queer is a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1030
  • Dewey: 306.76/6
  • Copyright: 2019
Spring 2023

Roads to Family: All the Ways We Come to Be

Examine—and appreciate—the many ways in which people can create a family. This informative compendium goes beyond the basics of sexual reproduction to examine the diversity of medical and… Read More →

  • Dewey: 612.6
  • Copyright: 2023

Romeo for Real

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

On the surface, Romeo has it all: success on the basketball court, a group of friends, and the beautiful Rosie. Deep down he knows something is missing: all he feels for Rosie is friendship.… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • Copyright: 2019

Same Love

From the Series Lorimer Real Love

When Adam reveals to his devout parents that he's gay, they send him to a Christian camp. But when he meets Paul, Adam realizes it's impossible to bury his attraction and "straighten out."… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2018

Second Dad Summer

Jeremiah just wants a normal summer with his dad. But his dad has moved in with his new boyfriend Michael who serves weird organic food and is constantly nagging him. Worst of all, Michael… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2020

She Represents: 44 Women Who Are Changing Politics . . . and the World

Whichever side of the political aisle you lean toward, it can seem like the only people in power are white men. But the balance is beginning to tip. Women are being elected at record rates… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1240
  • Dewey: 320.082/0973
  • Copyright: 2020

Somebody Told Me

A novel of trauma, identity, and survival. After an assault, bigender seventeen-year-old Aleks/Alexis is looking for a fresh start—so they voluntarily move in with their uncle, a Catholic… Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2020

Stage Dreams

In this rollicking queer western adventure, acclaimed cartoonist Melanie Gillman (Stonewall Award Honor Book As the Crow Flies) puts readers in the saddle alongside Flor and Grace, a Latinx… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • Dewey: 741.5/973
  • Copyright: 2019

The Disturbed Girl's Dictionary

A 2019 YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection A 2018 New York Public Library Best Book for Teens Macy's school officially classifies her as "disturbed," but Macy isn't interested in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2018