Monthly Archives: February 2022

Under Consideration: February – March 2022

The following titles have been read and recommended for inclusion on the final list by at least one juror: Fiction and Poetry The Boy with a Bird in his Chest by Emme Lund A heartbreaking yet hopeful novel about the things that make us unique and lovable, The Boy with a Bird in His Chest grapples with […]

Share

Over the Rainbow Press Release: Top Ten of 2021

CHICAGO – The Over the Rainbow committee of ALA’s Rainbow Roundtable gave careful consideration to 332 books across all genres, including memoir, history, true crime, mystery, romance, fiction, poetry, and more. The final ten selections showcased a wide range of queer stories and experiences, working to dispel, one book at a time, the single narrative. […]

Share

Over the Rainbow Long List

The shortlist of titles considered for the Over the Rainbow final bibliography for books published in 2021 are the following: Fiction and Poetry And Then The Gray Heaven. R.E. Katz. Dzanc Books, 2021. B, expert museum diorama designer & artist, has had a freak accident at home and ends up in the hospital. Because Jules, […]

Share