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LGBTQ Collections: High School Collection

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Please visit your school library to check out the titles listed below. 

To see if the book is available, explore the school library catalog at https://library.nycenet.edu/

To view additional resources for each title, click on the book cover to access Teachingbooks.net.

The Afterward

All the Things We Do in the Dark

The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza

Birthday: A Novel

Chainbreaker

The Dangerous Art of Blending In

Final Draft

Girls of Paper and Fire

Heart of Iron

I Have Lost My Way

Jack of Hearts (and other parts)

The Lady's Guide to Petticoats and Piracy

Leah on the Offbeat

The Lost Coast

Mask of Shadows

Odd One Out

People Like Us

Picture Us In the Light

Pulp

Release

Ship It

The Stars and the Blackness Between Them

Technically, You Started It

This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story

Wayward Son

Alien: Echo

All We Can Do Is Wait

The Beauty That Remains

Black Wings Beating

The Brightsiders

The Confusion of Laurel Graham

Dear Rachel Maddow

Gideon the Ninth

Her Royal Highness

In Other Lands

Keep This to Yourself

Last Bus to Everland

Let's Talk About Love

The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali

The Music Of What Happens

Once & Future

Pet

The Princess and the Fangirl

Reign of the Fallen

Sawkill Girls

Summer Bird Blue

Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel: A Novel

Top Ten

VIRAL: The Fight Against AIDS in America

What If It's Us

All the Bad Apples

Anger Is a Gift

Before I Let Go

Brave Face: A Memoir

The Brilliant Death

Darius the Great Is Not Okay

Fire Song

The Grief Keeper

Here to Stay

Inkmistress

Kings, Queens, and In-Betweens

The Last True Poets of the Sea

Like a Love Story

Meet Cute

Now Entering Addamsville

The Past and Other Things That Should Stay Buried

The Prom: A Novel Based on the Hit Broadway Musical

The Red Scrolls of Magic

Sam & Ilsa's Last Hurrah

Ship of Smoke and Steel

The Summer of Jordi Perez (And the Best Burger in Los Angeles)

These Witches Don't Burn

We Set the Dark on Fire

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