2012 Rainbow Project Book Nominations

The Rainbow Project presents an annual bibliography of quality books with significant and authentic GLBTQ content, which are recommended for people from birth through eighteen years of age. The list is created each year by the GLBT Round Table and the Social Responsibilities Round Table of the ALA. Check out the Rainbow Project’s website for a full list of the 2012 nominations. For a list of the nominated books held by AADL, click here.

Donovan’s Big Day: A beautifully illustrated picture book about a young boy and his determination to do everything just right on his parents’ wedding day.

Huntress: Prequel to the critically acclaimed Ash. Two teenage girls, a warrior and a sage, undertake a dangerous journey to the city of the Fairy Queen to save their world from destruction.

Gay in America: A photographic survey of gay men of all walks of life from across the country.

I am J: One of the best books ever written about the complicated life and relationships of a transgender teen.