The Resource This book is gay, James Dawson ; illustrations by Spike Gerrell ; introduction by David Levithan, (electronic resource)

This book is gay, James Dawson ; illustrations by Spike Gerrell ; introduction by David Levithan, (electronic resource)

Label
This book is gay
Title
This book is gay
Statement of responsibility
James Dawson ; illustrations by Spike Gerrell ; introduction by David Levithan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This egregious gap has now been filled to a fare-thee-well by Dawson's book..." - Booklist There's a long-running joke that, after "coming out," a lesbian, gay guy, bisexual, or trans person should receive a membership card and instruction manual. THIS IS THAT INSTRUCTION MANUAL. You're welcome. Inside you'll find the answers to all the questions you ever wanted to ask: from sex to politics, hooking up to stereotypes, coming out and more. This candid, funny, and uncensored exploration of sexuality and what it's like to grow up LGBT also includes real stories from people across the gender and sexual spectrums, not to mention hilarious illustrations. You will be entertained. You will be informed. But most importantly, you will know that however you identify (or don't) and whomever you love, you are exceptional. You matter. And so does this book.One of The Guardian's Best Books of the Year "The book every LGBT person would have killed for as a teenager, told in the voice of a wise best friend. Frank, warm, funny, USEFUL." -Patrick Ness, bestselling author
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dawson, Juno
Dewey number
306.76/6
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 14
  • Grades 9-12
LC call number
HQ76.26
LC item number
.D39 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gerrell, Spike
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gays
  • Homosexuality
  • Bisexuality
  • Transgender people
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / General
  • Bisexuality
  • Gays
  • Homosexuality
  • Transgender people
Target audience
juvenile
Label
This book is gay, James Dawson ; illustrations by Spike Gerrell ; introduction by David Levithan, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published by Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, and imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. [...] Originally published in 2014 in the United Kingdom by Hot Key Books"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Welcome to the members club -- The name game -- You can't mistake our biology -- Stereotypes are poo -- The fear -- Haterz gon hate -- Coming out -- Where to meet people like you -- The ins and outs of gay sex -- Nesting -- Hats -- A guide to recognizing your gay saints -- Build a bridge -- The cheat sheet
Control code
ocn910966157
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781492617846
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
29301A3C-BEBF-4278-98B7-34B8F5634787
System control number
(OCoLC)910966157
Label
This book is gay, James Dawson ; illustrations by Spike Gerrell ; introduction by David Levithan, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
"Published by Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, and imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. [...] Originally published in 2014 in the United Kingdom by Hot Key Books"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Welcome to the members club -- The name game -- You can't mistake our biology -- Stereotypes are poo -- The fear -- Haterz gon hate -- Coming out -- Where to meet people like you -- The ins and outs of gay sex -- Nesting -- Hats -- A guide to recognizing your gay saints -- Build a bridge -- The cheat sheet
Control code
ocn910966157
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781492617846
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
29301A3C-BEBF-4278-98B7-34B8F5634787
System control number
(OCoLC)910966157

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