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Episode 13 — Gay and Lesbian Characters in Young Adult Literature
|Grades||6 – 12|
|Podcast Series||Text Messages: Recommendations for Adolescent Readers
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|Original Air Date||Published April 01, 2009|
Music in this podcast is courtesy of Scott Andrew.
Activities & Projects
Grades 6 – 12 | Activity & Project
Motivate your middle school reader with books that include LGBTQ characters.
Grades 6 – 12 | Podcast Episode
Even if they are few in number, diverse books do exist. Tune in to hear about recently-published YA titles that celebrate diversity in a range of genres. There’s something for every reader here: comic book superheroes, Civil Rights history, love stories, humorous essays, poetry, artwork, and stories of suspense.