LGBTQ Non-Fiction for Teens: A Collection Development Guide

“I read books about schools that have gay/straight alliance clubs.  These are fictional books.  And so I believe gay/straight alliance clubs must also be fictional. ” -A.S. King, Ask the Passengers A few months after starting my new position, I culled Deal With It!  A Whole New Approach to Your Body, Brain, and Life as a…

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Make It Better

“The world changes in direct proportion to the number of people willing to be honest about their lives.” –Armistead Maupin Happy National Coming Out Day! I thought it was important to begin this post with the word “happy” because … well, that’s an important part of an important conversation, something that shouldn’t be forgotten. Recently,…

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