Every year, we celebrate LGBTQ Pride during the month of June. During this month, we honor the heroes who fought for equal rights for gay and lesbian Americans during the Stonewall Riots. We also remember members of the LGBTQ community who were lost to HIV/AIDS or hate crimes, and we celebrate the lives of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals in our communities and nationwide.
This Pride Month, do your part to honor the LGBTQ characters and writers by picking up one (or more!) of these books at your local public library or independently owned bookstore: