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Updated 5-26-2021
This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library. The books on this list are recently published titles recommended for teens, to celebrate Pride Month 2021. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit BKLYN BookMatch, here: bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch
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Juliet takes a breath : [a graphic novel adaptation]
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Available Now at Central Library and 3 others
New Lots Library
New Utrecht Library
Walt Whitman Library
Author: Gabby Rivera  Call Number: FIC RIVERA  Published: 2020
Summary: A NEW GRAPHIC NOVEL ADAPTATION OF THE BESTSELLING BOOK! Juliet Milagros Palante is leaving the Bronx and headed to Portland, Oregon. She just came out to her family and isn't sure if her mom will ever speak to her again. But don't worry, Juliet has s...
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Continuum
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Author: Chella/ Lukashevsky Man  Published: 2021
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Elatsoe
Book
Available Now at Eastern Parkway Library and 3 others
Flatbush Library
Fort Hamilton Library
Rugby Library
Author: Darcie Little Badger  Call Number: FIC LITTLE BADGER  Published: 2020
Summary: Imagine an America very similar to our own. It's got homework, best friends, and pistachio ice cream. There are some differences. This America has been shaped dramatically by the magic, monsters, knowledge, and legends of its peoples, those Indigenou...
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The magic fish
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Available Now at Borough Park Library and 20 others
Brownsville Library
Bushwick Library
Clarendon Library
Crown Heights Library
DeKalb Library
Flatbush Library
Greenpoint Library
Homecrest Library
Jamaica Bay Library
Kensington Library
Mapleton Library
Marcy Library
McKinley Park Library
New Lots Library
Pacific Library
Paerdegat Library
Rugby Library
Stone Avenue Library
Ulmer Park Library
Windsor Terrace Library
Author: Trung Le Nguyen  Call Number: FIC TRUNG  Published: 2020
Summary: Real life isn't a fairytale. But Tié̂n still enjoys reading his favorite stories with his parents from the books he borrows from the local library. It's hard enough trying to communicate with your parents as a kid, but for Tié̂n, he doesn't even ...
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Hani and Ishus guide to fake dating
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Available Now at Coney Island Library and 13 others
Gerritsen Beach Library
Gravesend Library
Homecrest Library
Macon Library
Marcy Library
Mill Basin Library
Pacific Library
Paerdegat Library
Red Hook Library
Ryder Library
Spring Creek Library
Sunset Park Library
Ulmer Park Library
Author: Adiba Jaigirdar  Call Number: FIC JAIGIRDAR  Published: 2021
Summary: Everyone likes Humaira 'Hani' Khan, she's easy going and one of the most popular girls at school. But when she comes out to her friends as bisexual, they invalidate her identity, saying she can't be bi if she's only dated guys. Panicked, Hani blurts ...
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Off the record
Book
Available Now at Central Library and 2 others
Flatbush Library
Highlawn Library
Author: Camryn Garrett  Call Number: FIC GARRETT  Published: 2021
Summary: When Josie Wright wins a contest to write a celebrity profile for Deep Focus magazine, she's ready. Jetting off on a multi-city tour, rubbing elbows with celebrities, frenetic handlers, stone-faced producers, and eccentric stylists, her world is expa...
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Cemetery boys
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Available Now at Arlington Library and 43 others
Brighton Beach Library
Brownsville Library
Bushwick Library
Canarsie Library
Carroll Gardens Library
Clarendon Library
Clinton Hill Library
Coney Island Library
Crown Heights Library
DeKalb Library
Eastern Parkway Library
Flatbush Library
Fort Hamilton Library
Gerritsen Beach Library
Gravesend Library
Greenpoint Library
Highlawn Library
Homecrest Library
Jamaica Bay Library
Kensington Library
Kings Bay Library
Kings Highway Library
Macon Library
Mapleton Library
Marcy Library
McKinley Park Library
Midwood Library
Mill Basin Library
New Lots Library
New Utrecht Library
Pacific Library
Paerdegat Library
Park Slope Library
Red Hook Library
Rugby Library
Ryder Library
Spring Creek Library
Stone Avenue Library
Sunset Park Library
Ulmer Park Library
Washington Irving Library
Williamsburgh Library
Windsor Terrace Library
Author: Aiden Thomas  Call Number: FIC THOMAS  Published: 2020
Summary: When his traditional Latinx family has problems accepting his gender, Yadriel becomes determined to prove himself a real brujo. With the help of his cousin and best friend Maritza, he performs the ritual himself, and then sets out to find the ghost o...
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Ace of spades
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Author: Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé  Call Number: FIC ABIKE IYIMIDE  Published: 2021
Summary: At Niveus Private Academy, Devon and Chiamaka are the only students chosen to be Senior Prefects who are also black, which makes them targets for a series of anonymous texts revealing their secrets to the entire student body. Both students were on tr...
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