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The Book of Pride: LGBTQ Heroes Who Changed the World Mason Funk A true story of the gay rights movement from the 1960s to the present, through richly detailed, stunning interviews with the leaders, activists, and ordinary people who witnessed the movement and made it happen
The Savvy Ally: A Guide for Becoming a Skilled LGBTQ+ Advocate Jeannie Gainsburg An enjoyable, humorous, encouraging, easy to understand guidebook for being an ally to the LGBTQ+ communities
Beyond the Gender Binary Alok Vaid-Menon A fierce, penetrating, and empowering call for change
What If It's Us Becky Albertall Two very different boys who can’t decide if the universe is pushing them together—or pulling them apart.
Queer: The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens Marke Bieschke and Kathy Belge Honest and engaging, Queer takes LGBT teens on an awesome and enlightening journey through the sometimes scary, sometimes silly, and always fabulous world of queer life
The Real Lives of Transgender and Nonbinary Humans: A Publish Your Purpose Anthology Publish Your Purpose Press Powerful collection of stories, told by transgender and nonbinary people of all ages and from all walks of life
Queerfully and Wonderfully Made: A Guide for LGBTQ+ Christian Teens Leigh Finke Answers to all these questions and more about LGBTQ+ for chistianteens
Where Go From Here Lucas Rocha An absorbing debut novel about three gay young adults in Brazil whose lives become intertwined in the face of HIV
Safe Is Not Enough: Better Schools for LGBTQ Students Miachael Sadowky Illustration of how educators can support the positive development of LGBTQ students in a comprehensive way so as to create truly inclusive school communities
Greedy: Notes from a Bisexual Who Wants Too Much Jen Winston An intimate look at bisexuality, gender, and, of course, sex. Perfect for fans of Lindy West, Samantha Irby, and Rebecca Solnit—and anyone who wants, and deserves, to be seen.