LGBT+ Comic Memoirs
Celebrate Pride Month with some laughter! These memoirs by LGBT+ comedians all share one thread: they are filled with honest and relatable stories of finding one’s place in the world.
Read Proud: Notable Nonfiction for Adults
Check out the titles below for some current LGBTQIA+ nonfiction picks and ask your local librarian for more.
Here to Help: Books about Toilet Training
These books introduce the concept of using the toilet and encourage young children as they transition from diapers to underwear.
Read Proud: Memoirs & Biographies for Adults
Check out these titles for contemporary memoirs and biographies of LGBTQIA+ individuals.
African American History, Biography & Culture: Books for Middle & High School
Through stories that illustrate African American history, biography and culture, teens in grades 6-12 can learn about people and events in an exciting way.
Read Proud: Conversation Starters for Talking to Children About Gender and LGBTQ Topics
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh engages all of our communities in literacy and learning. Check out the titles below and ask your local librarian for more.
National Pet Month
Our pets bring us joy, support and companionship. Fluffy, feathery, scaly, or slimy. Pets enrich human lives. Over countless years, in countless ways, our animal friends have shaped human development. The following titles explore the unique interconnection we have with our pets.
Celebrate Earth Day Everyday
It’s never too early to start taking steps for a sustainable future. The titles on this list can serve as inspiration, spark conversation and spur action that children of all ages can partake in. If we all work together, we can see a brighter future that is sustainable for generations to come!
Read Proud: Graphic Novels and Manga for Teens
Check out these titles for some LGBTQ graphic novel and manga picks for teens.
Here to Help: Gun Violence Resources for Teens
The following is a list of books, including fiction and nonfiction, that are appropriate for young adults and teenagers that deal with being intimately affected by gun violence. From novels … Continued