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5 Comics (and one YA novel) featuring Trans and Gender-Non-Conforming Characters
LGBTQ+ characters have always existed in comics, from self-published zines of the past to mainstream comics of today. These titles span a variety of themes and genres.

11 Books for Bronx Week 2019
Since 2020 Bronx week is coming up, start here with some great reads celebrating the Boogie Down.

13 Witchy Fiction Books for Teens
Witchy reads are always in season.

17 Read alikes for To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before
The sequel to Jenny Han’s teen romance hit, P.S. I Still Love You just aired on Netflix. Here are 17 similar titles that will have your heart racing.

157 Titles to Celebrate the Trans and Gender Non-Conforming Literary Landscape
Whether you are looking for stories you can relate to or books to help you learn more about trans and gender non-conforming friends and family, we have something for you!

A Beginner’s Guide to LGBTQ+ Manga
To celebrate LGBTQ+ identity, here are some wonderful manga to begin with.

Books to Ring in the Year of the Mouse/Rat
Want to celebrate the Lunar New Year we are celebrating? Here’s books for all ages.

Get Your Head in the Game! Game-Based Manga Recommendations
Whether you’re playing card games on motorcycles or serving it on the court, there’s no denying the rush that comes from the thrill of a high-intensity battle. We’ve gathered a collection of our favorite game-based manga for you to enjoy!

Love & Resistance: LGBTQ Memoirs
These adult books about the LGBTQ+ experience have appeal for teens as well.


Read Alouds

Social Studies and History e-books. Try the Read to Me feature. (Grades 4–9)


Book and Podcast Recommendations from Our Partners and Other Organizations

11 Suggested Podcasts for Teens
Need something fresh to listen to? Here’s some podcasts you might like.

Book Riot Young Adult Literature Page
Here are a ton of great, curated, YA book lists to keep you going.