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Diversity & Inclusion

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Baldacchino, Christine. Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress

Bechdel, Alison. Fun Home.

Bornstein, Kate. Gender Outlaws: The Next Generation

Bors, Matt. Be gay, do comics! Queer History, Memoir, and Satire from The Nib

Bronski, Michael. A Queer History of the United States

Burton, William, & Loveland, Barry. Out in Central Pennsylvania: The History of an LGBTQ Community

Cabezón Cámara, Gabriela. The Adventures of China Iron

Davis, Heath Fog. Beyond Trans: Does gender matter?

Duane, A. Scott, & Rajunov, Micah. Nonbinary: Memoirs of Gender and Identity

Falderman, Lillian. The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle

Farrey, Brian. With or Without You

Fausto-Sterling, Anne. Sexing the Body: Gender Politics and the Construction of Sexuality

Gino, Alex. George

Girard, M-E. Girl Mans Up

Green, John. Will Grayson, Will Grayson

Greer, Andrew Sean. Less: A Novel

Kent, Susan Kingsley. Gender: A World History

Konigsberg, Bill. Openly Straight

Kuklin, Susan. Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out

Levithan, David. Two Boys Kissing

Meadow, Tey. Trans Kids: Being Gendered in the Twenty-first Century

Merey, Ilike. A + E 4ever: A Graphic Novel

Mezey, Susan Gluck. Beyond Marriage: Continuing Battles for LGBT Rights

Mock, Janet. Redefining Realness: My Path To Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More

Nelson, Jandy. I'll Give You the Sun

Nestle, Joan, Howell, Clare, Wilchins, & Riki, Anne. GenderQueer: Voices from Beyond the Sexual Binary

Peck, Richard. The Best Man

Pitman, Gayle E., & Litten, Kristyna, (illus.) This Day in June

Prince, Liz. Tomboy

Russo, Meredith. If I Was Your Girl

Sáenz, Benjamin Alire. Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Sáenz, Benjamin Alire. Everything Begins & Ends at the Kentucky Club

Sanders, Rob, & Salerno, Steven, (illus.) Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag

Savage, Dan, & Miller, Terry. It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying, and Creating a Life Worth Living

Stevenson, Robin. Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community

Wang, Jen. The Prince and the Dressmaker

Wright, Bil. Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy

Yee, Paul. Money Boy

Gender Identity


Gender Identity: Fiction

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