My Guide to LGBT YA

Over the past several years I’ve written a lot about YA with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender characters or issues. Here is an index to all of those posts: Statistics


Book Covers

Writing Advice


  • Len Barot — president and founder of Bold Strokes Books, an independent LGBT publisher
  • emily m. danforth — author of The Miseducation of Cameron Post
  • Sarah Diemer — author of The Dark Wife and Twixt
  • Mayra Lazara Dole — author of Down to the Bone
  • Sara Farizan — author of If You Could Be Mine, interviewed by author E.M. Kokie (Personal Effects)
  • Madeleine George — author of The Difference Between You and Me
  • Brent Hartinger — author of Geography Club and The Elephant of Surprise
  • Laura Lam — author of Pantomime
  • David Levithan — author of Two Boys Kissing and Boy Meets Boy
  • Carrie Mac — author of Crush and The Beckoners
  • Sarah Rees Brennan — co-author of The Bane Chronicles with Cassandra Clare and Maureen Johnson, author of Untold (The Lynburn Legacy)
  • Alex Sanchez — author of Rainbow Boys, Boyfriends With Girlfriends, and more
  • Scott Tracey — author of the Witch Eyes trilogy
  • Ellen Wittlinger — Author of Hard Love and Parrotfish

Book Lists

Recommended Reads

YA Pride Guest Posts