Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning Pride Month (LGBTQ+ Pride Month) is celebrated annually in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots, and works to achieve equal justice and equal opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) Americans.
CA Library has curated a collection of eBooks and audiobooks — both fiction and nonfiction — in the Sora digital reading app that highlight some of the titles that feature LGBTQ+ characters, themes and issues. Check out the full collection here:
Here are the top ten titles, in order of popularity across all schools that use Sora:
- They Both Die At The End by Adam Silvera (eBook and Audiobook)
- Last Night At The Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo (eBook and Audiobook)
- This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp (eBook)
- Aristotle and Dante Discover The Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz (Audiobook)
- What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera (eBook and Audiobook)
- Some Girls Do by Jennifer Dugan (eBook and Audiobook)
- The Gentleman’s Guide To Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee (eBook and Audiobook)
- She Drives Me Crazy by Kelly Quindlen (Audiobook)
- Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli (eBook and Audiobook)
- Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender (eBook and Audiobook)
NOTE: This list includes titles that are in the CA Library collection; additional copies and formats may be available in the Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES and OWWL (Pioneer Library System) digital collections.