Category Archives: LGBT

Parrotfish. By Ellen Wittlinger. (2007). New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Plot Summary Angela has decided to change her name. But, this is no ordinary change. Angela’s new name will be Grady, and she will live life as a boy. Grady has accepted this, but will everyone else in his life … Continue reading

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Weetzie Bat. By Francesca Lia Block. (2004). 10th Anniversary Ed. New York: HarperTeen. ISBN-10: 0060736259

Plot Summary Weetzie Bat hates high school because no one understands, simple as that. Weetzie is special, if not downright effervescent. She‘s “slinkster cool,” with her cropped blonde hair and wild fashion sense. No one understands, that is, until Dirk. … Continue reading

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