California just became the first state to approve History textbooks containing LGBT-inclusive material. Not quite sure what took us so long since the LGBTQ Movement is a part of history, but it's better to be late than never, I suppose!
To celebrate, here are lists of popular LGBTQ books. And be sure to check out popular local author (and buddy of mine) Ruthie Luhnow, available on Amazon!
http://www.goodreads.com/list/tag/lgbt (various lists)
http://glbtrt.ala.org/rainbowbooks (for young readers)
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Leanne Oliveira has an MA in History and just began an MLIS. She works at the MPC Library, runs the Book Nook at Hazel's Thrift Shop, writes a monthly book column for the best local paper around (The Mission Village Voice!), and helps the Friends of the SBC Library. Contact BookNookatHazels@gmail.com.