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Teaching and Learning

This guide is starting point for all students majoring in or taking classes within the School of Teaching & Learning. This guide will help you with all aspects of your projects and research.

Finding LGBTQIA+ Books for Children and Young Adults

Examples of LGBTQIA+ EASY Books

When Aidan Became a Brother
The Gripper Slipper
Julián Is a Mermaid
Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress
10,000 Dresses
This Day in June
Daddy, Papa, and Me
Jacob's New Dress
Sparkle Boy
A Tale of Two Daddies
Pink Is for Boys
Mommy, Mama, and Me
Stella Brings the Family
Mom and Mum Are Getting Married!
Jack (Not Jackie)
Zak's Safari
Introducing Teddy
And Tango Makes Three

Examples of LGBTQIA+ Fiction Books

Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World
Hurricane Child
Little & Lion
The Miseducation of Cameron Post
I Wish You All the Best
When Kayla Was Kyle
Symptoms of Being Human
Girl Mans Up
Some Girls Bind
I'll Give You the Sun
October Mourning
Juliet Takes a Breath
If I Was Your Girl
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
We Are Okay
They Both Die at the End

Examples of LGBTQIA+ Nonfiction Books

Top 250 LGBTQ Books for Teens
My Princess Boy
Who Are You?
Gay America
The Early History of the Gay Rights Movement
The Full Spectrum
I Am Jazz
It Gets Better
Beyond Magenta
Understanding Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
LGBTQ Families
The 57 Bus
Prince and Knight
Feeling Wrong in Your Own Body
Far from the Tree
Striving for Equality
How Beautiful the Ordinary
Speaking Out: LGBTQ Youth Stand Up
Queer, There, and Everywhere
Laverne Cox
Brave Face
Pride: the Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag

Teaching and Learning Librarian

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Caitlin Stewart
Milner Library: Office 614C
(309) 438 - 3442