Master List

4 Great YAs About Cults and Communes

6 YA Romances That Slay the Bechdel Test

7 Great YAs About Best Friendship

7 of YA’s Best Ballerina Books

8 Great YA Sports Romances

8 New and Forthcoming YAs with African American Narrators

10 Excellent Indie Contemporary YAs

13 Under-the-Radar LGBTQ YA Must-Reads

15 of Our Most Anticipated LGBTQ YAs of 2016 – a B&N Teens post of LGBTQ YAs from the first half of 2016 (Please note that at the time of writing, I did not know that This Song is (Not) For You by Laura Nowlin had an asexual character, or that Seven Ways We Lie by Riley Redgate had a pansexual character and an asexual character, so, you can just imagine they’re on there too)

15 YAs Celebrating Bisexuality

15 YAs That Get it Right

2016-18 YAs by Authors of Color

A 2015 LGBTQI Preview

Books By and About People of Marginalized Races – a list of books both authored by and featuring people of color and/or Native/First Nations people

Fifteen 2015 YAs with Narrators of Asian Descent

Jewish and Muslim MG/YA/NA Authors

LGBTQIAP+ Books By People Who Identify as LGBTQIAP+

#ownvoices in Disability and Neurodiversity – a list of books featuring disabilities and/or neurodiversity authored by people with those disabilities/conditions

QUILTBAG Compendium – a collection of posts on All Things Queer, Intersex, Lesbian, Transgender, Bisexual (and Pansexual), Asexual, and Gay, as well as a list of agents specifically looking for such representation, and rec lists for books under that umbrella with representation (and intersectionality with marginalized racial diversity where applicable) noted

Trans-Identifying Authors