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Latest nominations

Posted by: libraryanna on: July 2, 2013

The Rainbow List Committee has nominated six more titles for the 2014 list. They are: Charlton-Trujillo, E.E. Fat Angie. Candlewick Press, 2013. 272p. $16.99 (ISBN 0763661198). Grades 9 and up. Konigsberg, Bill. Openly Straight. Scholastic, 2013. 320p. $17.99 (ISBN 9780545509893). Grades 7 and up. Kushner, Elisabeth and Mike Byrne (illustrator). The Purim Superhero. Kar-Ben Publishing, […]

Happy Pride Month! 6 More Books Nominated

Posted by: libraryanna on: June 11, 2013

Happy pride month, everyone! Celebrate by reading one (or more) of the books nominated for the 2014 Rainbow List. Our list is growing with six more awesome titles nominated in the last month. Happy reading!   Barnes, David-Matthew. Wonderland. Bold Strokes Books, 2013. 192p. $11.95. (ISBN 9781602827882). Grades 9 and up. Clark, Kristin Elizabeth. Freakboy. […]

2014 Nominations: And we begin with 8 titles

Posted by: libraryanna on: May 1, 2013

Spring is here and the Rainbow Committee has been busy nominating titles for the 2014 Rainbow List. We have eight titles so far: Block, Francesca Lia. Love in the Time of Global Warming. Henry Holt and Company, 2013. 240p. $16.99. (ISBN 9780805096279). Grades 9-12. Dos Santos, Steven. The Culling. Flux, 2013. 420p. $9.99 (ISBN 9780738735375). Grades […]

2013 Rainbow Project Final Nomination List!

Posted by: lvs2read on: November 12, 2012

The 2013 Rainbow Project Committee is proud to present our 2013 Nominations list!  Please remember that not all nominations make make the final list, which will be announced during the American Library Association Midwinter Meeting, this year held in Seattle, Washington January 25-29.  All books on the nomination list will be discussed during the group […]

Rainbow 2013 nominations: 5 more books!

Posted by: jcothron on: October 24, 2012

Pepper, Rachel, editor. Transitions of the heart : stories of love, struggle and acceptance by mothers of transgender and gender variant children. Cleis Press, 2012. xv, 203p. $16.95 ISBN 9781573447881 Ages 9-up. Schwartz, Amy. Willie and Uncle Bill. Holiday House, 2012. Unpaged. $16.95 ISBN 9780823422036 Ages 3-7. Howe, James. Illustrated by Chris Raschka. Otter and […]

2013 Nominations: 6 new titles!

Posted by: lvs2read on: October 5, 2012

Takako, Shimura.  Wandering Son, Volume 2.  Fantagraphic Books.  2012. Matt Thorn, translator.  221 pages.  $19.99.  ISBN:  9781606994566.  YA. Takako, Shimura.  Wandering Son, Volume 3.  Fantagraphic Books.  2012.  Matt Thorn, translator.  219 pages.  $19.99.  ISBN:  9781606995334.  YA. Hopkins, Ellen.  Tilt.  2012.  Margaret K. McElderry Books.  604 pp.  ISBN:  9781416983309.  $16.99.  YA (14 & up). Hoole, Elissa […]

Three new nominations for you this Tuesday afternoon! Buckell, Tobias S. & Joe Monti, Eds. DIVERSE ENERGIES. Tu Books/an imprint of Lee & Low Books. October 2012. 368 pages. $17.95 ISBN: 9781600608872. Grades 9-12. Guran, Paula, ed. BRAVE NEW LOVE: 15 DYSTOPIAN TALES OF DESIRE. Running Press Book Publishers. 2012. 392 pages. $9.95. ISBN: 9780762442201. […]

2013 Nominations: 7 New Nominations!

Posted by: lvs2read on: August 27, 2012

You may have thought we’ve forgotten, but we’ve been busy reading away!  And we have 7 new nominations for you! Parent, Dan. Kevin Keller. Archie Comic Publications, 2012. Pagination varies. $19.99 ISBN 9781879794931 Ages 12-up. Newman, Leslea. October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard. Candlewick Press, September 2012. 128 pages. ISBN: 978-0-7636-5807-6. ages 14 and up. Kokie, […]

Griffin, Molly Beth. Silhouette of a Sparrow. Milkweed Editions, release date September 2012. 191p. ISBN 9781571317018. Ages 14-up. Hand, Elizabeth. Radiant Days. Includes select bibliography. Viking, 2012. 287p. $17.99. ISBN 978670011353. Ages 15-up. Ryan, Tom. Way to Go. Orca Book Publishers, 2012. 214p. $12.95. ISBN 978145980779. Ages 14-up.     

2013 Nominations: 1 Juvenile and 5 YA Books to Look For!

Posted by: lvs2read on: July 12, 2012

Lo, Malinda. Adaptation. Little, Brown and Company, release date September 2012. 385p. $17.99. ARC ISBN 9780316218221. Hardcover ISBN 978316197960. YA (15+) Wahls, Zach, with Bruce Littlefield. My two moms : lessons of love, strength, and what makes a family. Gotham Books, May 2012. 235p. $26.00 ISBN 9781592407132. YA (14-up). Jo Knowles.     See You at Harry’s. […]