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Children's Literature

Find information about the CSULB University Library's children's collection as well as information about children's literature in general.

Searching for LGBTQ Books

To look for books with LGBTQ+ themes

Search OneSearch by Subject for

  • Gay
  • Transgender
  • Lesbian
  • Homosexuality
  • Gender Identity
  • sexual identity
  • queer

and location: Children's

LGBTQ Picture Books

My Princess Boy

Julián Is a Mermaid

I Am Jazz

And Tango Makes Three

King and King

The Sissy Duckling

Heather Has Two Mommies

LGBTQ+ Middle Grade Fiction

LGBTQ Young Adult Fiction

When the Moon Was Ours

Will Grayson, Will Grayson

I'll Give You the Sun

Winner 2015

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Odd One Out

Openly Straight

Two Boys Kissing

Grasshopper Jungle

Picture Us in the Light

The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue

LGBTQ Nonfiction


Young, Gay and Proud!

The Shared Heart

This Book Is Gay

LGBTQ+ Athletes Claim the Field: Striving for Equality