The Miseducation of Cameron Post Emily M. Danforth (YA DANFORTH)
The very day Cameron kisses her best friend, Irene, her parents are killed in a car accident and Cameron has to deal with her guilt, loss, and being a lesbian in a conservative community. (Grade 10+)
Symptoms of Being Human Jeff Garvin (YA GARVIN)
A gender-fluid teen who struggles with identity creates a blog on the subject that goes viral and faces hazing.
My Year Zero Rachel Gold (YA GOLD)
When Lauren gets invited to an online science fiction story collaboration in Twin Cities, she receives attention from two different girls, charming Sierra and troublesome Blake. (Grade 10+)
Ask the Passengers A.S. King (YA KING)
Astrid copes with her town's gossip and narrow-mindedness by staring at the sky and imagining that she's sending love to the passengers in the airplanes flying high over her backyard. Maybe they'll know what to do with it.
Everything Leads to You Nina LaCour (YA LACOUR)
When and abandoned letter brings Emi and Ava together, it opens up the possibilities for good fortune, love and loss. (Grade 9+)
Boy Meets Boy David Levithan (YA LEVITHAN)
Paul meets Noah, who’s totally the guy for him. But now Paul’s old boyfriend wants Paul back. (Grade 8+)
Ash[Has a Prequel] Malinda Lo (YA LO)
Ash must choose between the handsome fairy cursed to love her and the King’s Huntress whom she loves.
Hero Perry Moore (YA MOORE)
Thom may seem like a mild-mannered basketball star… but he’s hiding a secret: he’s a superhero. He’s also gay. (Grade 9+)
Not Otherwise Specified Hannah Moskowitz (YA MOSKOWITZ)
Auditioning for a New York City performing arts high school could help Etta escape from her Nebraska all-girl school, where she's not gay enough for her former friends or thin enough for ballet. (Grade 9+)
I’ll Give You the Sun Jandy Nelson (YA NELSON)
A beautifully written story, told by twins, Noah and Jude. Exploring sexuality, first love, family, loss and art.
Gracefully Grayson Ami Polonsky (YA POLONSKY)
Doctors say he is a boy, but secretly sixth grader, Grayson, identifies as a girl. Grayson struggles with sharing this secret, but getting the leading role in a school play might just help. (Grade 6+)
Juliet Takes a Breath Gabby Rivera (YA RIVERA)
Juliet Milagros Palante is leaving the Bronx and headed to Portland, Oregon. She just came out to her family and isn't sure if her mom will ever speak to her again. But Juliet has a plan, sort of, one that's going to help her figure out this whole "Puerto Rican lesbian" thing. (Grade 9+)
What We Left Behind Robin Talley (YA TALLEY)
Toni and Gretchen are deeply in love. But their relationship is put to the test when they go to separate colleges and Toni, who identifies as genderqueer, finds belonging in a transgender group. (Grade 10+)
Drama [Graphic Novel] Raina Telgemeier (YA TELGEMEIER)
Callie rides an emotional roller coaster while serving on the stage crew for a middle school production of 'Moon Over Mississippi.’ (Grade 5+)