LGBTQIA+

Books of merit featuring LGBTQIA characters and experiences published before June 1, 2021. For new releases, please see our PRIDE list here

What Are Your Words?: A Book About Pronouns By Katherine Locke, Anne Passchier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katherine Locke, Anne Passchier (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316542067
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 25th, 2021

Love Makes a Family By Sophie Beer Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780525554226
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Published: Dial Books - December 24th, 2018

Baby's First Words By Barefoot Books, Christiane Engel (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Barefoot Books, Christiane Engel (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781782858720
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Published: Barefoot Books - October 1st, 2019

Daddy, Papa, and Me By Leslea Newman, Carol Thompson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Carol Thompson (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781582462622
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Published: Tricycle Press - June 9th, 2009

Mommy, Mama, and Me By Leslea Newman, Carol Thompson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Carol Thompson (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781582462639
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Published: Tricycle Press - June 9th, 2009

The Hips on the Drag Queen Go Swish, Swish, Swish By Lil Miss Hot Mess, Olga de Dios Ruiz (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780762467655
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Published: Running Press Kids - May 5th, 2020

Worm Loves Worm By J. J. Austrian, Mike Curato (Illustrator) Cover Image
By J. J. Austrian, Mike Curato (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062386335
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 5th, 2016

Uncle Bobby's Wedding By Sarah S. Brannen, Lucia Soto (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah S. Brannen, Lucia Soto (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781499810080
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Published: little bee books - May 12th, 2020

Ho'onani: Hula Warrior By Heather Gale, Mika Song (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Heather Gale, Mika Song (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735264496
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Published: Tundra Books - October 1st, 2019

Prince & Knight By Daniel Haack, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Daniel Haack, Stevie Lewis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781499805529
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Published: little bee books - May 1st, 2018

Papa, Daddy, & Riley By Seamus Kirst, Devon Holzwarth (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Seamus Kirst, Devon Holzwarth (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781433832390
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Published: Magination Press - May 5th, 2020

Julián Is a Mermaid By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
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Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

Max on the Farm By Kyle Lukoff, Luciano Lozano (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kyle Lukoff, Luciano Lozano (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781478868637
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Published: Reycraft Books - May 29th, 2020

When Aidan Became a Brother By Kyle Lukoff, Kaylani Juanita (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kyle Lukoff, Kaylani Juanita (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781620148372
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Published: Lee & Low Books - June 4th, 2019

Plenty of Hugs By Fran Manushkin, Kate Alizadeh (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Fran Manushkin, Kate Alizadeh (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525554011
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Published: Dial Books - April 14th, 2020

Be Who You Are By Todd Parr Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316265232
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2016

Who Are You?: The Kid's Guide to Gender Identity By Brook Pessin-Whedbee, Naomi Bardoff (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781785927287
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - December 21st, 2016

My Maddy By Gayle E. Pitman, Violet Tobacco (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gayle E. Pitman, Violet Tobacco (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781433830440
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Published: Magination Press - May 25th, 2020

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And Tango Makes Three: Book and CD By Justin Richardson, Peter Parnell, Henry Cole (Illustrator), Neil Patrick Harris (Read by) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781481449946
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Published: Little Simon - June 2nd, 2015

Jerome by Heart By Thomas Scotto (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Olivier Tallec (Artist), Claudia Bedrick (Translator) Cover Image
By Thomas Scotto (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Olivier Tallec (Artist), Claudia Bedrick (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781592702503
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - April 3rd, 2018

It Feels Good to Be Yourself: A Book About Gender Identity By Theresa Thorn, Noah Grigni (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Theresa Thorn, Noah Grigni (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250302953
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - June 4th, 2019

Drum Roll, Please By Lisa Jenn Bigelow Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062791153
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Published: HarperCollins - May 14th, 2019

Ivy Aberdeen's Letter to the World By Ashley Herring Blake Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316515474
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2019

Hurricane Child (Scholastic Gold) By Kacen Callender Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338129311
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 1st, 2019

Rick By Alex Gino Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338048100
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 21st, 2020

One True Way By Shannon Hitchcock Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338181746
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 28th, 2019

Birdie and Me By J. M. M. Nuanez Cover Image
$16.99
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ISBN: 9780399186776
Published: Kathy Dawson Books - February 18th, 2020

The Witch Boy: A Graphic Novel (The Witch Boy Trilogy #1) By Molly Knox Ostertag Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338089516
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Published: Graphix - October 31st, 2017

The Best at It By Maulik Pancholy Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062866417
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 8th, 2019

Rainbow Revolutionaries: Fifty LGBTQ+ People Who Made History By Sarah Prager, Sarah Papworth (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Prager, Sarah Papworth (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062947758
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Published: HarperCollins - May 26th, 2020

Rainbow Revolutionaries: Fifty LGBTQ+ People Who Made History By Sarah Prager, Sarah Papworth (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sarah Prager, Sarah Papworth (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062947758
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Published: HarperCollins - May 26th, 2020

Melissa (previously published as GEORGE) By Alex Gino Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338843415
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 19th, 2022

The List of Things That Will Not Change By Rebecca Stead Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781101938096
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Published: Wendy Lamb Books - April 7th, 2020

The Deepest Breath By Meg Grehan Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358354758
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Published: Clarion Books - February 16th, 2021

Obie Is Man Enough By Schuyler Bailar Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593379462
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

You Should See Me in a Crown By Leah Johnson Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338503296
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 1st, 2021

The Black Flamingo By Dean Atta Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062990297
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 26th, 2020

A High Five for Glenn Burke By Phil Bildner Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780374312732
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - February 25th, 2020

A Phoenix First Must Burn: Sixteen Stories of Black Girl Magic, Resistance, and Hope By Patrice Caldwell (Editor) Cover Image
By Patrice Caldwell (Editor)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984835659
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

Verona Comics By Jennifer Dugan Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525516286
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - April 21st, 2020

The Fascinators By Andrew Eliopulos Cover Image
$18.99
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ISBN: 9780062888044
Published: Quill Tree Books - May 12th, 2020

Pet By Akwaeke Emezi Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525647072
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Published: Make Me a World - September 10th, 2019

Full Disclosure By Camryn Garrett Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984829955
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 29th, 2019

Only Mostly Devastated: A Novel By Sophie Gonzales Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250315892
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Published: Wednesday Books - March 3rd, 2020

Redwood and Ponytail: (Novels for Preteen Girls, Children’s Fiction on Social Situations, Fiction Books for Young Adults, LGBTQ Books, Stories in Verse) By K.A. Holt Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781452172880
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 1st, 2019

The State of Us By Shaun David Hutchinson Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062950314
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Published: HarperTeen - June 2nd, 2020

The Henna Wars By Adiba Jaigirdar Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781624149689
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Published: Page Street Kids - May 12th, 2020

All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto By George M. Johnson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780374312718
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - April 28th, 2020

The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali By Sabina Khan Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338582154
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 2nd, 2020

The Music of What Happens By Bill Konigsberg Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338215519
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

19 Love Songs By David Levithan Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984848635
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

Stay Gold By Tobly McSmith Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062943170
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Published: HarperTeen - May 26th, 2020

All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens Throughout the Ages By Saundra Mitchell, Malinda Lo, Robin Talley Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781335146816
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Published: Inkyard Press - May 26th, 2020

Out Now: Queer We Go Again! By Saundra Mitchell, Will Kostakis, Fox Benwell Cover Image
$20.99
ISBN: 9781335018267
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Published: Inkyard Press - May 26th, 2020

Burn By Patrick Ness Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062869494
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Published: Quill Tree Books - June 2nd, 2020

Heartstopper #1: A Graphic Novel By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338617436
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Published: Graphix - May 5th, 2020

Princess Princess Ever After By K. O'Neill, K. O'Neill (Illustrator) Cover Image
By K. O'Neill, K. O'Neill (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781620107140
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Published: Oni Press - March 3rd, 2020

Where We Go From Here By Lucas Rocha, Larissa Helena (Translated by) Cover Image
By Lucas Rocha, Larissa Helena (Translated by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338556247
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Published: PUSH - June 2nd, 2020

Camp By L. C. Rosen Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316537759
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 26th, 2020

If I Was Your Girl By Meredith Russo Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781250078414
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 26th, 2018

Tell Me How You Really Feel By Aminah Mae Safi Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250299482
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - June 11th, 2019

The Falling in Love Montage By Ciara Smyth Cover Image
$17.99
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ISBN: 9780062957115
Published: HarperTeen - June 9th, 2020

The Gravity of Us By Phil Stamper Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781547600144
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - February 4th, 2020

The Fire Never Goes Out: A Memoir in Pictures By Noelle Stevenson, Noelle Stevenson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062278272
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Published: Quill Tree Books - March 3rd, 2020

Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me By Mariko Tamaki Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781626722590
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Published: First Second - May 7th, 2019

Tarnished Are the Stars By Rosiee Thor Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338312270
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 15th, 2019

I Felt a Funeral, In My Brain By Will Walton Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781338608304
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Published: PUSH - June 2nd, 2020

A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns (Quick & Easy Guides) By Archie Bongiovanni, Tristan Jimerson, Archie Bongiovanni (Illustrator) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781620104996
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Published: Limerence Press - June 12th, 2018

The Moon Within (Scholastic Gold) By Aida Salazar Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338283389
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - May 5th, 2020