LGBTQ

You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams

You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams: A Review

Let me start out by saying that I usually have a harder time focusing on essay books, which may or may not be attributed to some mild attention problems. However, I loved every moment of Alan Cumming’s essays in You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams

 

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Human Rights Day

December 10th is Human Rights Day and the library has the information to help you answer "What is that?"

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LGBT Pride Month for Kids

In honor of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month, and as a show of support for the families and friends of those killed in the Orlando Massacre, I've put together a list of books about LGBT people, important historical events, and books written to provide information and support to anyone who is questioning their sexual or gender identity. 

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Read Banned Children's Books

Next week is Banned Books Week – a holiday with which you may not be familiar, but trust me, it’s big news around libraries.

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Book Review: The American People

Kramer has teased readers with this work for thirty years. Four years ago, I mentioned I was anxious for it come out. All 775 pages of Volume 1 have finally arrived. Need blurbs? It’s the gay history of the United States. Kramer’s theories are so controversial his publisher would only release American People as fiction though it started as straight (forgive the pun) nonfiction.