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Ciel In All Directions
By (author): Sophie Labelle   Translated by: Andrea Zanin
ISBN: 9781772602036
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 192
Price: $11.95

Life is anything but ordinary for non-binary trans teen Ciel and their friends Stephie and Liam, from growing their YouTube channel to campaigning for their school’s LGBT Alliance!

Jordan and Max, Showtime
By (author): Suzanne Sutherland   Illustrated by: Michelle Simpson
ISBN: 9781459826953
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $7.95
In this illustrated early chapter book, a young boy has trouble fitting in at his new school until an unlikely friendship gives him the courage to show his true self to his classmates.
Guardians of Porthaven
By (author): Shane Arbuthnott
ISBN: 9781459827042
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 336
Price: $14.95
In this science-fiction novel for middle readers, just as fifteen-year-old Malcolm prepares to take on the traditional role of Guardian of his city, he learns some shocking truths about his family.
A Plan for Pops
By (author): Heather Smith   Illustrated by: Brooke Kerrigan
ISBN: 9781459832237
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $12.95
In this illustrated picture book, a child helps their grandfathers deal with a difficult change in abilities.
Sink or Swim
By (author): Tash McAdam
ISBN: 9781459828513
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for teen readers, trans teen Bass and his girlfriend, Rosie, have to battle the elements to survive.
Growing Up Trans
ISBN: 9781459831377
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 176
Price: $24.95
This illustrated nonfiction anthology is a collection of stories, essays, poetry and art by transgender youth.
Pride Puppy!
By (author): Robin Stevenson   Illustrated by: Julie McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781459824843
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $19.95
A rhyming alphabet book featuring a family that has lost its dog at a Pride parade.
The Unconventional Nancy Ruth
By (author): Ramona Lumpkin
ISBN: 9781772601688
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 464
Price: $28.95

Born into privilege but expected to use her advantages for the good of others, Senator Nancy Ruth has led an uncommon, unconventional life. Like Nancy herself, this book is rich in surprises and contradictions about a remarkable woman who used her privilege to support social change and the battle to better women’s lives.

Blood Sport
By (author): Tash McAdam
ISBN: 9781459830905
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest accessible novel for teen readers, Jason is determined to find out the truth about his sister’s death.
Riley Can't Stop Crying
By (author): Stéphanie Boulay   Illustrated by: Agathe Bray-Bourret   Translated by: Charles Simard
ISBN: 9781459826380
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 80
Price: $19.95
While his sister tries everything to help, a young boy isn’t sure why he can’t stop crying in this transitional picture book.
Barefoot Helen and the Giants
By (author): Andy Jones   Illustrated by: Katie Brosnan
ISBN: 9781927917299
Publisher: Running the Goat
Pages: 70
Price: $12.95
A hilarious new folktale adaptation from award-winning author Andy Jones, with brave and resourceful girls, evil giants, a magical cat, a storytelling hotel and hairy feet.
From the Roots Up
By (author): Tasha Spillett   Illustrated by: Natasha Donovan
ISBN: 9781553798989
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Pages: 64
Price: $19.95

The friendship between two Indigenous young women is tested as they navigate identity, gendered traditions, and young love in this contemporary graphic novel for young adults.

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