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Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community

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Stevenson, Robin. [Victoria, BC]: Orca Book Publishers , 2016. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 STE 2016
This work of nonfiction for middle readers examines what-and why-gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their supporters celebrate on Pride Day every June.
Title
Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community
Author
Stevenson, Robin
Place
[Victoria, BC]
Publisher
Orca Book Publishers
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Paperback, 119 p., ill.
Topics
LGBT
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults
Abstract
This work of nonfiction for middle readers examines what-and why-gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their supporters celebrate on Pride Day every June.
ISBN
9781459809932
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 STE 2016
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Tamaki, Mariko. New York, NY: Roaring Brook Press , 2016. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 TAM 2016
An outcast teen girl explores the mysteries of friendship, family, faith, and phenomena, including the greatest mystery of all-herself.
Title
Saving Montgomery Sole
Author
Tamaki, Mariko
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Roaring Brook Press
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Hardcover, 228 p.
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Gender identity
LGBT
Self-Identity
Young Adults
Abstract
An outcast teen girl explores the mysteries of friendship, family, faith, and phenomena, including the greatest mystery of all-herself.
ISBN
9781626722712
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 TAM 2016
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Gino, Alex. New York , NY: Scholastic Press , 2015. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 GIN 2015
More than anything else, George wants to play Charlotte in her fourth-grade class's production of Charlotte's Web. The problem is, her teacher won't let her, because George is a boy. But George isn't about to let that squash her dream. With the help of her best friend, George must learn to stand up…
Title
George
Author
Gino, Alex
Place
New York , NY
Publisher
Scholastic Press
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Hardcover, 195 p.
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
LGBT
Young Adults
Abstract
More than anything else, George wants to play Charlotte in her fourth-grade class's production of Charlotte's Web. The problem is, her teacher won't let her, because George is a boy. But George isn't about to let that squash her dream. With the help of her best friend, George must learn to stand up for her wish - and brave a few bullies along the way.
ISBN
9780545812542
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 GIN 2015
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When Everything Feels like the Movies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114355
Reid, Raziel. Vancouver, BC: Arsenal Pulp Press , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 REI 2014
School is just like a film set: there's The Crew, who make things happen, The Extras who fill the empty desks, and The Movie Stars, whom everyone wants tagged in their Facebook photos. But Jude doesn't fit in. He's not part of The Crew because he isn't about to do anything unless it's court-appoint…
Title
When Everything Feels like the Movies
Author
Reid, Raziel
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Arsenal Pulp Press
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Paperback, 171 p.
Topics
LGBT
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults
Abstract
School is just like a film set: there's The Crew, who make things happen, The Extras who fill the empty desks, and The Movie Stars, whom everyone wants tagged in their Facebook photos. But Jude doesn't fit in. He's not part of The Crew because he isn't about to do anything unless it's court-appointed; he's not an Extra because nothing about him is anonymous; and he's not a Movie Star because even though everyone knows his name like an A-lister, he isn't invited to the cool parties. As the director calls action, Jude is the flamer that lights the set on fire.
Before everything turns to ashes from the resulting inferno, Jude drags his best friend Angela off the casting couch and into enough melodrama to incite the paparazzi, all while trying to fend off the haters and win the heart of his favourite co-star Luke Morris. It's a total train wreck!
ISBN
9781551525747
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 REI 2014
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Coyote, Ivan E. Vancouver, BC: Arsenal Pulp Press , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 COY 2012
Stories for everyone who has ever felt alone in their struggle to be true to themselves. These are honest, wry, plain-spoken tales about gender, identity and family.
Title
One in every crowd: Stories
Author
Coyote, Ivan E.
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Arsenal Pulp Press
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback, 238 p.
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
LGBT
Young Adults
Self-Identity
Abstract
Stories for everyone who has ever felt alone in their struggle to be true to themselves. These are honest, wry, plain-spoken tales about gender, identity and family.
ISBN
9781551524597
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 COY 2012
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Yee, Paul. Toronto, ON: Groundwood Books , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 YEE 2011
Ray Liu knows he should be happy. He lives in a big suburban house with all the latest electronic gadgets, and even finds plenty of time to indulge in his love of gaming. He needs the escape. It?s tough getting grades that will please his army veteran father, when speaking English is still a strugg…
Title
Money boy
Author
Yee, Paul
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Groundwood Books
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback, 184 p.
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
LGBT
Young Adults
Abstract
Ray Liu knows he should be happy. He lives in a big suburban house with all the latest electronic gadgets, and even finds plenty of time to indulge in his love of gaming. He needs the escape. It?s tough getting grades that will please his army veteran father, when speaking English is still a struggle. And he can?t quite connect with his peers at high school -- Chinese immigrants like himself but who seem to have adjusted to North American life more easily.
Then comes the fateful day when his father accesses Ray?s internet account, and discovers Ray has been cruising gay websites. Before Ray knows what has hit him, his belongings have been thrown on the front lawn, and he has been kicked out.
Angry,defiant, Ray heads to downtown Toronto. In short order he is robbed, beaten up and seduced, and he learns the hard realities of life on the street. Could he really sell himself for sex? Lots of people use their bodies to make money -- athletes, actors, models, pop singers. If no one gets hurt, why should anyone care?
ISBN
9781554980932
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 YEE 2011
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Selvadurai, Shyam. Toronto, ON: Tundra Books , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 SEL 2005
Although life for Amrith in 1980 Sri Lanka seems rather uneventful and orderly, things change in a hurry when his male cousin arrives from Canada and Amrith finds himself completely enamored with his new visitor. The setting is Sri Lanka, 1980, and it is the season of monsoons. Fourteen-year-old Am…
Title
Swimming in the Monsoon sea
Author
Selvadurai, Shyam
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Tundra Books
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Paperback, 274 p.
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
LGBT
Young Adults
Abstract
Although life for Amrith in 1980 Sri Lanka seems rather uneventful and orderly, things change in a hurry when his male cousin arrives from Canada and Amrith finds himself completely enamored with his new visitor. The setting is Sri Lanka, 1980, and it is the season of monsoons. Fourteen-year-old Amrith is caught up in the life of the cheerful, well-to-do household in which he is being raised by his vibrant Auntie Bundle and kindly Uncle Lucky. He tries not to think of his life before, when his doting mother was still alive. Amrith's holiday plans seem unpromising: he wants to appear in his school's production of Othello and he is learning to type at Uncle Lucky's tropical fish business. Then, like an unexpected monsoon, his cousin arrives from Canada and Amrith's ordered life is storm-tossed. He finds himself falling in love with the Canadian boy. Othello, with its powerful theme of disastrous jealousy, is the backdrop to the drama in which Amrith finds himself immersed.
ISBN
9780887768347
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 SEL 2005
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Huser, Glen. Toronto | Vancouver | Berkeley: Groundwood Books , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 HUS 2003
Travis knows he's different. He loves to sew and play with puppets. He wants to become a professional puppeteer. It all makes him a target for Shon and his friends. As Travis and his friends happily prepare a puppet production of A Midsummer Night's Dream for the school graduation festivities, Shon…
Title
Stitches
Author
Huser, Glen
Place
Toronto
Vancouver
Berkeley
Publisher
Groundwood Books
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Paperback, 198 p.
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
LGBT
Young Adults
Abstract
Travis knows he's different. He loves to sew and play with puppets. He wants to become a professional puppeteer. It all makes him a target for Shon and his friends. As Travis and his friends happily prepare a puppet production of A Midsummer Night's Dream for the school graduation festivities, Shon's anger and prejudice erupt in violence.
ISBN
9780888995780
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 HUS 2003
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