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We Are the Youth

Title

We Are the Youth

Illustrator

Laurel Golio

Publisher

Space-Made

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781631732232

Pages

95 pages

Genre

nonfiction

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

We are the youth is an ongoing photographic journalism project chronicling the individual stories of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth in the United States. Through portraits, by photographer Laurel Golio, and as-told-to personal essays, by writer Diana Scholl, this book captures the incredible strength and diversity of LGBT youth.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; Bisexuality; Transgender; gay; gay youth; lesbian; lesbian youth; transgender youth

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

multiple

LGBTQ+

gay males; lesbian females; bisexual males and females; transgender males; transgender females

Awards

Rainbow List, 2015 Young Adult Non-Fiction

Keywords

photo journal; personal essays; LGBTQ youth

Diversity Impact

direct

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