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2009 Rainbow Book List

Posted by: John on: February 2, 2009

Introduction to 2009 Rainbow Book List The Rainbow Project is proud to announce the 2009 Rainbow Book List, a joint undertaking of the American Library Association’s Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Round Table and Social Responsibilities Round Table. Featuring well-written and/or well-illustrated titles with authentic and significant gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgendered/queer/questioning (GLBTQ) content for youth from birth through […]

2008 Rainbow Book List

Posted by: John on: February 1, 2009

On the fortieth anniversary of the Kinsey report telling the world that GLBTQ people are not alone in their feelings or experience, 25 years since the publication of the controversial Annie on My Mind, and almost 20 years after Daddy’s Roommate and Heather Has Two Mommies, the Rainbow Project proudly presents its inaugural bibliography, a […]

A Note about Our Nomination Process

Posted by: kthorning on: January 30, 2009

You’ll find among the 2009 nominations books from 2008 and 2009. That’s because we consider books published in the current calendar year, as well as the last six months of the preceding calendar year that committee members had not yet had time to locate and read when we meet in January at the ALA Midwinter […]


Posted by: John on: January 30, 2009

Welcome to Rainbow Book, an annual bibliography of titles with significant and authentic GLBTQ content, which are recommended for youth from birth to age eighteen.  Please feel free to comment on titles you see discussed in this blog, and make sure to check back for the final annotated version of the Rainbow Books.

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