Category Archives: LGBTQIA+

My Heart Underwater by Laurel Flores Fantauzzo

My Heart Underwater – Laurel Flores Fantauzzo, Harper Collins, 2020. 9780062972286 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? Corazon,17, attends a posh Catholic school … Continue reading

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Other Boys by Damian Alexander

Other Boys by Damian Alexander. First Second, 2021. 9781250222817 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Paperback Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  In this graphic novel memoir, 7th grader Damian … Continue reading

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Like Other Girls – by Britta Lundin

Like Other Girls, by Britta Lundin. Hyperion, 2021. 9781368039925 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Mara isn’t remotely interested in feminine clothing, make-up, … Continue reading

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Love & Other Natural Disasters – by Misa Sugiura

Love & Other Natural Disasters – by Misa Sugiura, HarperTeen, 9780062991232, 2021  Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Realistic fiction, romance What did you like about the book?  High-schooler Nozomi arrives in San … Continue reading

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The Spectacular Suit – written by Kat Patrick, illustrated by Hayley Wells

The Spectacular Suit – written by Kat Patrick, illustrated by Hayley Wells, Scribble, 9781950354696, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? This is … Continue reading

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Things We Couldn’t Say by Jay Coles

Things We Couldn’t Say by Jay Coles, Scholastic, 9781338734188, 2021  Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Gio (short for Giovanni, named for his dad’s … Continue reading

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I Hope You’re Listening – Tom Ryan

I Hope You’re Listening – Tom Ryan – Albert Whitman Teen, 9780807535080, 202o Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Mystery Synopsis/What did you like about the book? Dee, a seventeen-year-old girl who … Continue reading

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A Complicated Love Story Set in Space – Shaun David Hutchinson

A Complicated Love Story Set in Space – Shaun David Hutchinson, Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, (9781534448537), 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Science fiction / Romance What did you … Continue reading

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Jay’s Gay Agenda by Jason June

Jay’s Gay Agenda by Jason June, HarperTeen, 9780063015159, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  After 3 years as the only out gay kid … Continue reading

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The Girl from the Sea by Molly Knox Ostertag

The Girl from the Sea by Molly Knox Ostertag. Scholastic Graphix, 2021. 9781338540581 Format: ARC (6/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy/romance What did you like about the book? Morgan Kwon has … Continue reading

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