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The finalists of the 33rd Annual Lambda Literary Awards Have Been Announced

The finalists of the 33rd Annual Lambda Literary Awards, which are commonly known as the “Lammys” and celebrate LGBTQ literature, have been announced, and there are 3 midde grade and teen categories:

LGBTQ Children’s/Middle Grade 

  • The Deep & Dark Blue, Niki Smith (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)
  • From Archie to Zack, Vincent X. Kirsch (Abrams Books for Young Readers)
  • A High Five for Glenn Burke, Phil Bildner (FSG Books for Young Readers)
  • King and the Dragonflies, Kacen Callender (Scholastic)
  • Our Subway Baby, Peter Mercurio & Leo Espinosa (Dial Books)

LGBTQ Young Adult 

  • Camp, L.C. Rosen (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) 
  • Flamer, Mike Curato (Henry Holt Books for Young Readers)
  • The Magic Fish, Trung Le Nguyen (Random House Graphic)
  • Sasha Masha, Agnes Borinsky (FSG Books for Young Readers)
  • You Should See Me in a Crown, Leah Johnson (Scholastic)

LGBTQ Comics

  • Apsara Engine, Bishakh Som (Feminist Press)
  • The Contradictions, Sophie Yanow (Drawn & Quarterly)
  • Everything Is Beautiful, and I’m Not Afraid: A Baopu Collection, Yao Xiao (Andrews McMeel)
  • SFSX (Safe Sex), Vol. 1: Protection, Tina Horn, Michael Dowling, Alejandra Gutiérrez & Jen Hickman (Image Comics)
  • Spellbound: A Graphic Memoir, Bishakh Som (Street Noise Books)

Congrats to this year’s finalists!

See more at http://www.lambdaliterary.org/awards/current-finalists/

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