2013 Stonewall Book Awards Honor LGBT Content
Each year, books of exceptional merit that reflect the LGBT experience are recognized by the American Library Association's Stonewall Book Awards. Winners and honor books are chosen in literature, non-fiction, and children's/young adult categories. The CSUMB Library is pleased to report that our collection includes all of the Stonewall selections for 2013, listed below.
Israel Fishman Non-Fiction Award
Boykin, K. (2012). For Colored Boys Who Have Considered Suicide when the Rainbow is Still Not Enough: Coming of Age, Coming Out, and Coming Home. New York, NY: Magnus Books.
Bram, C. (2012). Eminent Outlaws: The Gay Writers Who Changed America. New York: Twelve.
Cordova, J. (2011). When We Were Outlaws: A Memoir of Love & Revolution. Midway, FL: Spinsters Ink.
Sycamore, M.B. (2012). Why Are Faggots So Afraid of Faggots? Flaming Challenges to Masculinity, Objectification, and the Desire to Conform. Oakland, CA: AK Press.
Winterson, J. (2011). Why Be Happy when You Could Be Normal? New York: Grove Press.
Barbara Gittings Literature Award
Avery, E. (2011). The Last Nude. New York: Riverhead Books.
Boyne, J. (2011). The Absolutist. New York: Other Press.
Miller, M. (2012). The Song of Achilles. New York: Ecco.
Rice-Gonzalez, C. (2011). Chulito. New York: Magnus Books.
Russell, P. (2011). The Unreal Life of Sergey Nabokov: A Novel. Berkeley, CA: Cleis Press.
Mike Morgan & Larry Romans Children's and Young Adult Literature Award
Saenz, B. (2012). Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe. New York: Simon & Schuster BFYR.
Adams, S. (2011). Sparks: The Epic, Completely True Blue, (Almost) Holy Quest of Debbie. Woodbury, Minn.: Flux.
Moskowitz, H. (2012). Gone, Gone, Gone. New York: Simon Pulse.
Newman, Leslea. (2012). October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard. Cambridge: Candlewick Press.
Telgemeier, R. (2012). Drama. New York: Graphix/Scholastic.