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15th Nov 11

The 2011-2012 Rainbow Project Committee is proud to present the 2012 Nominations List!

This list will be discussed during meetings at the American Library Association Midwinter Meeting being held in Dallas, Texas, January 20-24, 2012.  Our meetings are open to those registered for the Midwinter Meeting, so feel free to join our discussions!

Alanguilan, Gerry.  Elmer: A Comic Book

Bansch, Helga.  Odd Bird Out.

Barnes, David-Matthew.  Swimming to Chicago.

Beam, Chris.  I Am J.

Belge, Kathy and Marke Bieschke.  Queer:  The Ultimate LGBT Guide for Teens.

Belgue, Nancy.   Soames on the Range.

Bellerose, Sally.  The girls club.

Berman, Steve, ed.    Speaking out.

Black, Holly and Ellen Kushner, ed.   Welcome Bordertown: New Stories and Poems of the Borderlands.

Black, Holly, ed.   Zombies vs. Unicorns.

Bono, Chaz.  Transition: The Story of How I Became a Man.

Bray, Libba.  Beauty Queens.

Brezenoff, Steve.  Brooklyn Burning.

Bronski, Michael.  A Queer History of the United States.

Bunnell, Jacinta.  Sometimes the Spoon Runs Away with Another Spoon.

Carr, Jennifer.    Be Who You Are.

Chin-Lee, Cynthia.   Operation Marriage.

Christensen, Bonnie.  Fabulous: A Portrait of Andy Warhol.

Cook, Trish and Brenda Halpin.   Notes from the blender.

Cooper, Michelle.  The FitzOsbornes in Exile: The Montmaray Journals.

Donley, Jan.  The Side Door.

Edwards, Hazel and Ryan Kennedy.   f2m: the boy within.

Farrey, Brian.  With or Without You.

Goode, Laura.   Sister Mischief.

Hall, Megan Kelly and Carrie Jones, ed.  Dear Bully: Seventy Authors Tell Their Stories.

Hartinger, Brent.   Shadow Walkers.

Hilton, Perez.     The Boy with the Pink Hair.

Hopkins, Ellen.   Perfect.

Lo, Malinda.  Huntress.

Lynch, Jane.  Happy Accidents.

McHugh, Erin.     The L Life: Extraordinary Lesbians Making a Difference.

Merey, Ilike.  a+e 4EVER: A Graphic Novel.

Mourian, Tomas.   Hidden.

Mulder, Michelle.  Out of the box.

Myracle, Lauren.  Shine.

Newman, Leslea.  Donovan’s Big Day.

Pasfield, Scott.   Gay in America: Portraits.

Peters, Julie Ann.   She Loves You, She Loves You Not.

Reardon, Robin.   A Question of Manhood.

Reardon, Robin.  The evolution of Ethan Poe.

Retief, Glen.  The Jack Bank: A Memoir of South Africa.

Ryan, Patrick.  Gemini Bites.

Sanchez, Alex.    Boyfriends with Girlfriends.

Savage, Dan and Terry Miller, ed.   It Gets Better.

Scott, Elizabeth.  Between here and forever.

Stick, Andrew.   Stick.

Takako, Shimura.  Wandering Son, Vol. 1.

Torres, Justin.  We the Animals.

Van Meter, Ryan.   If You Knew Then What I know Now.

Weir, Johnny.   Welcome to My World.

Wilkinson, Lili.   Pink.

Winters, Kathleen.  Annabel.

Wright, Bil.  Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy.

Yee, Paul.  Money boy.

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