15 LGBTQ Books to Read for Pride Month

15 LGBTQ Books to Read for Pride Month

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It’s finally June which means…it’s finally Pride month!    In case you’re unfamiliar, Pride month is the time of year when Pride parades appear, everything is covered in all the colors of the rainbow, celebration ensues, and all that glitters is, in fact, gold. Pride is the time for the LGBTQ community to come together and celebrate the pride they have and the beauty inside of who they are. The LGBTQ community has had to fight insanely hard for the freedom to openly be the people they were born to be and love the people they were born to love. They’ve had to …

National Book Award for Young People’s Literature Longlist Announced

National Book Award for Young People’s Literature Longlist Announced

The National Book Awards have released the longlist for this year’s award in Young People’s Literature. Check back with us for more longlists from the National Book Awards, including tomorrow’s poetry longlist! The Young People’s Literature longlist includes a diverse range of books, including a memoir from prolific children’s author Gary Paulson, a graphic novel debut from web comic author Noelle Stevenson, and a biography of Malcolm X that was co-written by his daughter. The contenders will be narrowed down to a smaller group of finalists on October 14. The winner will be announced at a ceremony, which will include other book categories, in New …