Reading Lists - Pride Month

 Pride Pride Month


June is Pride Month in Canada. It is a time when we celebrate diversity and LGBTQ communities, acknowledge their history, the hardships they have endured, and the progress that has been made. 

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A note for e-Resources users: Because patrons are limited to 4 borrows per month on Hoopla, we recommend (when applicable) checking availability on OverDrive/Libby first, and then moving to Hoopla if a title is unavailable.



Angry Queer Somali Boy: A Complicated Memoire by Mohamed Abdulkarim Ali - available in print, DAISY Sound Recording and Ebook on Overdrive/Libby


NDN Coping Mechanisms by Billy-Ray Belcourt - available in print & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby Hoopla


Theory by Dionne Brand - available in print


The Gospel of Breaking by Jillian Christmas - available in print Ebook on Hoopla


Rebent Sinner by Ivan Coyote - available in print & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby & Hoopla


We Have Always been Here by Samra Habib - available in printEbook & Audiobook on Overdrive/Libby


High School by Tegan Quin & Sarah Quin - available in print, DAISY Sound Recording, Ebook & Audiobook on Overdrive/Libby


I Hope we Choose Love by Kai Cheng Thom - available in print & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby & Hoopla




Young Adult

Just Julian by Markus Harwood-Jones - available in print


Kings, Queens and In-betweens by Tanya Boteju - available in print Audiobook on Overdrive/Libby


Laura Dean Keeps Breaking up With Me - by Mariko Tamaki - available in graphic novel & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby & Hoopla


Fire Song by Adam Garnet Jones - available in print, Ebook on Overdrive/Libby & Hoopla and Audiobook on Overdrive/Libby


Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian - available in print, Audiobook on Overdrive/Libby & Hoopla and Ebook on Overdrive/Libby


Shout Out edited by Andrew Wheeler - available in graphic novel


10 Things I can See from here by Carrie Mac - available in print & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby


Kiss #8 by Colleen A.F. Venable - available in graphic novel & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby





Rain Boy by Dylan Glynn - available in print & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby & Hoopla


I Promise by Catherine Hernandez - available in print & Ebook on Hoopla


Princess Puffybottom...and Darryl by Susin Nielsen-Fernlund - available in print


Pride Colors by Robin Stevenson - available in print & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby


Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress by Christine Baldacchino - available in print & braille


Days that End in Y by Vikki VanSickle - available in print


Tagged Out by Joyce Grant - available in print


Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community by Robin Stevenson - available in print & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby