Rainbow List Books

Rainbow List spine label
The Rainbow List is a bibliography of books for teens with gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender characters. The new Rainbow List is released in January. To see previous lists, visit the Rainbow Project site. And to find Rainbow List books in the Teen area, look for the Rainbow List logo on the book's spine.

Rainbow List Books 2019


What If It's Us
Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

Girl Made of Stars

Ashley Herring Blake
his Is Kind of an Epic Love Story
Kheryn Callender
Let's Talk About Love

Claire Kann
Darius the Great Is Not Okay

Adib Khorram
Odd One Out
Nic Stone
A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns
Archie Bongiovanni and Tristan Jimerson
How I Resist : Activism and Hope for a New Generation
Tim Federle


The Prince and the Dressmaker
Jen Wang
Bingo Love
Tee Franklin

For the full 2019 Rainbow List, visit the Rainbow Project site.

Rainbow List Books 2018

Rainbow List Books 2017


How Many Letters are in Goodbye?
Yvonne Cassidy

We Are the Ants
Shaun David Hutchinson

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire
Every Heart a Doorway

Seanan McGuire
When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore
When the Moon Was Ours

Anna-Marie McLemore
This Song Is (Not) For You by Laura Nowlin
This Song Is (Not) For You

Laura Nowlin
Seven Ways We Lie by Riley Redgate
Seven Ways We Lie 

Riley Redgate

The Root 
Na’amen Gobert Tilahun

And I Darken Kiersten White
And I Darken

Kiersten White
The Gender Quest Workbook by Rylan J. Testa
The Gender Quest Workbook

Rylan J. Testa


Lumberjanes Volume 3: A Terrible Plan by Noelle Stevenson
Lumberjanes Volume 3: A Terrible Plan

Noelle Stevenson

For the full 2017 Rainbow List, visit the Rainbow Project site.