Café Pride: Books about Growing Up Gay

A Boy Named Phyllis A Boy Named Phyllis. Frank DeCaro, 1997.

And Then I Became Gay: Young Men's Stories. Ritch C. Savin-Williams, 1997.

The Best Little Boy in the World. John Reid (aka Andrew Tobias), 1993.

The Best Little Boy in the World Grows Up The Best Little Boy in the World Grows Up. Andrew Tobias, 1999.

Better Angel. Richard Meeker, Forman Brown, 1995.

Bigotry and Intolerance Bigotry and Intolerance. Kathlyn Gay, 2013.

The Bitterweed Path. Thomas Hal Phillips, John Howard, 1996.

Dream Boy Dream Boy. Jim Grimsley, 1997.

Entries from a Hot Pink Notebook. Todd D. Brown, Julie Rubenstein, 1995.

Free Your Mind Free Your Mind. Ellen Bass & Kate Kaufman, 1996.

Gay & Lesbian Youth. Gail B. Stewart, 1997.

Gay and Lesbian Youth. Gilbert Herdt, 1989.

The Gay Teen The Gay Teen. Gerald Unks, 1995.

Generation Q. Robin Bernstien, 1996.

Get By: A Survival Guide for Black Gay Youth. Jonathan W. Jones, 2005.

GLBTQ: The Survival Guide for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Teens. Kelly Huegel, 2011.

Growing up Gay Growing up Gay: From Left out to Coming Out. Bob Smith, Jaffe Cohen, Danny McWilliams, 1995.

Growing Up Gay/Growing Up Lesbian: A Literary Anthology. Bennett L. Singer, 1994.

Growing up Gay in America. Jason Rich, 2002.

Growing up Gay in Black America Growing Up Gay in Black America: An Exploration of the Coming out Process of Queer African American Youth. Demarquis Clarke, 2012.

Growing up Gay in the South: Race, Gender and Journeys of the Spirit. Taylor and Francis, 1991.

Growing up Gay: The Sorrows and Joys of Gay and Lesbian Adolescence. Rita Reed, 1997.

Helping Gay and Lesbian Youth: New Policies, New Programs, New Practice.Teresa Decrescenzo, 1994.

Here's What We'll Say Here's What We'll Say: A Memoir of Growing up, Coming Out and the U. S. Air Force. Reichen Lehmkuhl, 2006.

Homosexuality: The Secret a Child Dare Not Tell. Mary Ann Cantwell, 1998.

In Your Face: Stories from the Lives of Queer Youth. Mary L. Gray, 1999.

Joining the Tribe Joining the Tribe: Growing Up Gay and Lesbian in the 1990s. Linnea Due, 1995.

Leave Myself Behind. Bart Yates, 1995.

Lesbian and Gay Youth: Care and Counseling. Caitlin Ryan and Donna Futterman, 1998.

Lesbians in Academia: Degrees of Freedom. Beth Mintz, 2013.

Letters in the Attic Letters in the Attic. Bonnie Shimko, 2007.

Letters to Montgomery Clift. Noel Alumit, 2010.

LGBT Youth Human Rights. Marjorie Larney, 2009.

LGBT Youth in America's Schools. Jason Cianciotto, 2012.

Loving Mountains, Loving Men Loving Mountains, Loving Men. Jeff Mann, 2005.

Malcolm. James Purdy, 1995.

The Medicine Burns: And Other Stories. Adam Klein, 1995.

Moab Is My Washpot Moab Is My Washpot: An Autobiography. Stephen Fry, 1999.

"Mom, Dad - I'm Gay": How Families Negotiate Coming Out. Ritch C. Savin-Williams, 2001.

My Father's Scar: A Novel. Michael Cart, 1998.

My Worst Date. David Leddick, 1996.

Nurturing Queer Youth Nurturing Queer Youth: Family Therapy Transformed. Linda Stone Fish, 2005.

One Teenager in Ten: Testimony by Gay and Lesbian Youth. Ann Heron, 1986.

On My Honor: Lesbians Reflect on Their Scouting Experience. Nancy Manahan, 1997.

Open Lives, Safe Schools. Donovan R. Walling, 1996.

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit. Jeanette Winterson, 1997.

Original Youth Original Youth: The Real Story of Edmund White's Boyhood. Keith Fleming, 2003.

Other Voices, Other Rooms. Truman Capote, 1994.

Out & Allied: An Anthology of Performance Pieces Written by LGBTQ Youth and Allies. Cathy Plourde, 2011.

Out and about Campus Out and about Campus: Personal Accounts by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered College Students. Kim Howard, 2000.

Out in the Country: Youth, Media, and Queer Visibility in Rural America. Mary Gray, 2009.

Out Law: What LGBT Youth Should Know about Their Legal Rights. Lisa Keen, 2007.

Out of the Pocket Out of the Pocket. Bill Konigsberg, 2008.

Out on Fraternity Row. Shane Windemeyer and Pamela Freeman eds., 1998.

Passages of Pride: True Stories of Lesbian and Gay Teenagers. Kurt Chandler, 1997.

Queer 13 Queer 13: Lesbian and Gay Writers Recall Seventh Grade. edited by Clifford Chase, 1998.

Queer Kids: The Challenges and Promise for Lesbian, Gay, and BisexualYouth. Robert E. Owens, 1998.

Reflections of a Rock Lobster: A Story about Growing up Gay. Aaron Fricke, 1995.

School Experiences of Gay and Lesbian Youth School Experiences of Gay & Lesbian Youth. Mary Harris, Eric Rofes, 1998.

The Shared Heart: Portraits & Stories Celebrating Gay, Lesbian, & Bisexual Young People. Adam Mastoon, Ed., 1997.

Two Teenagers in Twenty: Writings by Gay and Lesbian Youth. Ann Heron, Ed., 1995.

Under the Rainbow Under the Rainbow: Growing up Gay. Arnie Kantrowitz, 1977.

The Velvet Rage: Overcoming the Pain of Growing Up Gay in a Straight Man's World, Second Edition. Alan Downs, 2012.

Widescreen Dreams: Growing up Gay at the Movies. Patrick E. Horrigan, 2001.

Youth in Crisis Youth in Crisis: What Everyone Should Know About Growing Up Gay. Mitchell Gold, 2011.

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