Kickstart Summer With These Young Adult LGBTQ Reads

By Ariel Birdoff, MyLibraryNYC
May 27, 2021

June is finally here. It’s the end of the school year and the start of the summer. And as always, June is the month of PRIDE! Join the Library in celebrating Pride Month throughout June with book recommendations, free online events, illuminating resources, and much more—for all ages! For young adults and lovers of young adult titles, kickstart your summer with these fabulous books written by and/or featuring members of the LGBTQIA+ and queer community. 

For more information, resources, and events about Pride, check out the links below:


Written in collaboration with Thomas Knowlton, School Outreach Librarian.

Summaries provided via NYPL’s catalog, which draws from multiple sources. Click through to each book’s title for more.