Required Reading
  • Putting Make Up on the Fat Boy by Bil Wright
Choose one of the following books. Please notify me of your choice before Feb. 10th. I hope to have a roughly equal number of people read each book, so I may request you choose another if too many people have already picked your first choice.
  • Forever by Judy Blume (Kristen Fuller & Christine Konopasek)
  • Doing It by Melvin Burgess (Chris Bohne & Kelly Coleman)
  • Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlistby Rachel Cohn and David Levithan (Cloey Weber, Dawn Watson, Mike Havener)
  • Good Girls by Laura Ruby (Patricia Ziebart & Denyse Eagleson)
  • Anatomy of a Boyfriend by Daria Snadowsky (Cheryl Prairie-Steber & Andrea Switzer)
  • A Bad Boy Can Be Good For a Girl by Tanya Lee Stone (Teri Kestner & Ashlie Marcy)
  • Story of a Girl by Sarah Zarr (Jodi Ledeboer & Shannon Claycomb)
Articles:
Now and Forever: The Power of Sex in Young Adult Literature by Tanya Lee Stone

LGBTQ Selection Resources
http://rainbowlist.wordpress.com/
http://www.lambdaliterary.org/category/reviews/ya/
ALA's Stonewall Award
http://www.leewind.org/

Recommended Reading
LGBTQ Books
  • Green, John and David Levithan. Will Grayson, Will Grayson
  • Hartinger, Brent. Geography Club (series)

Books about Sex/Sexuality
  • Elkeles, Simone. Perfect Chemistry
  • Vivian, Siobhan. Not That Kind of Girl