• Colors of Aloha

    Colors of Aloha

    Kau-Arteaga, Kanoa

    Learn the Hawai'ian words for colors in this lovely, family-oriented, BIPOC-centered story. This #OwnVoices picture book is written by a māhū (trans) person and illustrated by a queer, Black Native Hawaiian artist.

    Format: Book

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  • The Hips on the Drag Queen Go Swish, Swish, Swish

    The Hips on the Drag Queen Go Swish, Swish, Swish

    Lil Miss Hot Mess

    This fabulous picture book plays off "The Wheels on the Bus" as it follows a drag queen who performs her routine in front of an awestruck audience. Fun for all ages!

    Format: Book

    Availability: Available

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  • Sylvia and Marsha Start A Revolution!

    Sylvia and Marsha Start A Revolution!

    Ellison, Joy Michael

    Shares with young readers the crucial story of Sylvia Rivera and Marsha P. Johnson, the two trans women of color who helped kickstart the Stonewall Riots and dedicated their lives to fighting for LGBTQ+ equality.

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  • Sharice's Big Voice

    Sharice's Big Voice

    Davids, Sharice

    This picture book autobiography tells the remarkable story of Sharice Davids, one of the first Native American women elected to Congress and the first LGBTQ congressperson to represent Kansas.

    Format: Book

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  • My Rainbow

    My Rainbow

    Neal, Trinity

    In their #OwnVoices picture book debut, mother-daughter duo and transgender rights advocates DeShanna and Trinity Neal center a Black transgender girl looking for hair that suits her gender expression.

    Format: Book

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  • Starboy

    Starboy

    Gigot, Jami

    A lonely boy feels like a stranger on his own planet until the day his radio bursts to life with the rhythm of stardust energy. This beautifully illustrated picture book includes notes and facts about David Bowie's life.

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  • Tomoko Takes the Lead

    Tomoko Takes the Lead

    Rosewater, Kit

    The Derby Daredevils features a fierce crew of LGBTQ+ female skaters in book three of the middle grade series as it focuses on shy Tomoko and finds the team at roller derby summer camp in nearby Dallas.

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  • The Deep & Dark Blue

    The Deep & Dark Blue

    Smith, Niki

    With capable worldbuilding and a positive look at transgender identity, Smith's debut graphic novel is likely to win over young fans of queer fantasy.

    Format: Graphic Novel

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  • King and the Dragonflies

    King and the Dragonflies

    Callender, Kacen

    When King’s brother Khalid dies unexpectedly, he’s left reeling with Khalid’s final advice to end his friendship with his best friend over rumors that he’s gay.

    Format: Book

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  • 47,000 Beads

    47,000 Beads

    Adeyoha, Koja

    "Peyton loves to dance, and especially at pow wow, but her Auntie notices that she's been dancing less and less. When Peyton shares that she just can't be comfortable wearing a dress anymore, Auntie Eyota asks some friends for help to get Peyton what she needs."

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