10 Recent Contemporary LGBTQ YA Books
In honor of Pride month, here are 10 YA books about contemporary LGBT experiences just published this year. If you haven’t had a chance to check them out yet, now’s a great time!
- One Man Guy by Michael Barakiva (Farrar Straus and Giroux)
- Great by Sara Benincasa (HarperTeen)
- My Best Friend, Maybe by Caela Carter(Bloomsbury)
- Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out by Susan Kuklin (Candlewick)
- Everything Leads to You by Nina LaCour (Dutton)
- Frenemy of the People by Nora Olsen (Bold Strokes Books)
- Lies My Girlfriend Told Me by Julie Anne Peters (Little, Brown)
- Far From You by Tess Sharpe (Disney-Hyperion)
- Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith (Dutton)
- The Summer I Wasn’t Me by Jessica Verdi (Sourcebooks Fire)
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