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It Gets Better: Recommended Reading for LGBT Teens
Freelance writer and journalist.
It is also important for young people to find stories and characters that they can identify with outside the broad archetypes found in TV shows such as
. Here are a few of my own suggestions.
Where Are the Teen-Lit Protagonists Who Just
to Be Gay?
Broadway dancer and author, 'Better Nate Than Ever'
There may be plenty of gay heroes in young adult literature, but where are the heroes who just
to be gay? Not wrestling with it, or suicidal about it, but just, well,
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