By Ashly Moore Sheldon • June 04, 2021
Happy Pride Month! For those who want to celebrate with books, here are some newer YA titles featuring queer characters and relationships like this fun story about cousins setting out on a Pride road trip. We've divided them up into a variety of genres, and tried to include a diverse mix of authors and cultures.
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