Publication Date: 2014-03-18
The author explores, in graphic novel memoir format, her adventures of being a butch/dyke and becoming pregnant, while dealing with the stereotypes and judgment of those around her.
Kevin Keller: Welcome to Riverdale
Publication Date: 2012-11-20
The new kid at Riverdale High is blond, cute, and hunky. Smitten, the fickle Veronica turns on the charm but to her consternation gets nowhere. After some good-natured, Archie-style chaos, she and her classmates learn that Kevin is gay. But no problem: Kevin is happy to be BFFs with Veronica while genially buddying with Jughead over their mutual love of food and making friends with the rest of the gang.
What Did You Eat Yesterday?
Call Number: GRAPHIC FIC YOSHI
Publication Date: 2014-03-25
Part comic, part cookbook. In the narrative, a hard-working middle-aged gay couple in Tokyo come to enjoy the finer moments of life through food. After long days at work, Shiro and Kenji will always have down-time together by the dinner table where they can discuss their feelings and enjoy delicately prepared home cooked meals.
Publication Date: 2013-04-09
A graphic novel that begins in the year 1900, with the scream of a newborn, and ends, 100 pages later, in the year 2000, with the death rattle of a 100-year-old man. The infant and the old man are both Julio, in a story in which elliptical, emotional narrative traces one life
Call Number: GRAPHIC RUC
Publication Date: 2010-07-06
Haunted by a family tragedy, Katherine “Kate” Kane fights her own private war as Batwoman. She’s able to save Gotham‚ and her father‚ from a toxic cloud unleashed by a madwoman known as Alice, but the fate of Kate’s long-lost sister hangs in the balance.
Stuck Rubber Baby
Publication Date: 2010-06-08
In the 1960s American South, a young gas-station attendant named Toland Polk is rejected from the Army draft for admitting "homosexual tendencies," and falls in with a close-knit group of young locals yearning to break from the conformity of their hometown through civil rights activism, folk music and upstart communality of race-mixing, gay-friendly nightclubs.
Call Number: GRAPHIC WILLI
Publication Date: 2012-06-19
Still disturbed about what happened to her sister (see Elegy volume, under Rucka, above), Batwoman teams up with her cousin Bette, formerly Flamebird from Teen Titans, to investigate a case with a paranormal vibe. Meanwhile, Kate learns that her new girlfriend, Det. Maggie Sawyer, considers Batwoman an enemy for interfering in her cases.
Publication Date: 2014-10-07
Controversy and scandal follow charismatic singer and rock icon Tazane wherever he goes, and he soon comes to realize the high cost of fame as he becomes trapped in an endless spiral of self-destruction.
Blue Is the Warmest Color
Call Number: GRAPHIC FIC MAROH
Publication Date: 2013-09-03
Blue is the Warmest Color is a graphic novel about growing up, falling in love, and coming out. Clementine, a high school student, has an average life: she has friends, family, and the romantic attention of the boys in her school. When her openly gay best friend takes her out on the town, she wanders into a lesbian bar where she encounters Emma: a punkish, confident girl with blue hair. Their attraction is instant and electric, and Clementine finds herself in a relationship that will test her friends, parents, and her own ideas about herself and her identity
The Fifth Beatle
Publication Date: 2013-11-19
Graphic telling of Brian Epstein's life reveals his importance as the gay impresario who managed the Beatles from 1961-1967.
The Freddie Stories
Publication Date: 2013-01-22
Freddie is the youngest sibling of the idiosyncratic Mullen family. He's an odd, bright, troubled and frequently bullied kid, who in this collection of strips is left emotionally scarred by a brush with the law and the death of a classmate. The Freddie Stories contain some of the darkest and most heartbreaking work Lynda Barry has ever done. Also some of the very finest.
Calling Dr. Laura
Call Number: GRAPHIC BIOG Georges
Publication Date: 2013-01-22
When Nicole Georges was two years old, her family told her that her father was dead. When she was twenty-three, a psychic told her he was alive. Her sister, saddled with guilt, admits that the psychic is right and that the whole family has conspired to keep him a secret. Sent into a tailspin about her identity, Nicole turns to radio talk-show host Dr. Laura Schlessinger for advice.
Call Number: GRAPHIC FIC WIEBE
Publication Date: 2014-04-08
Who are the Rat Queens? A pack of booze-guzzling, death-dealing battle maidens-for-hire, and they're in the business of killing all god's creatures for profit.
Call Number: GRAPHIC BELL BRA
Publication Date: 2013-03-26
Husbands tells the story of famous gay newlyweds Brady and Cheeks, who sparked a media firestorm when they woke up legally wed after a drunken Vegas weekend. Now, a mystical wedding gift launches the couple on a series of adventures-- a tongue-in-cheek journey through iconic genre realms-- filled with obstacles that threaten to tear them apart.
Call Number: YA GRAPHIC SHIMU
Publication Date: 2011-07-19
A serious yet sweet fifth-grade drama about several boys and girls who want to change their gender. Unlike many manga involving boy/girl reversals, this one does not play gender issues for laughs, even if gentle comedy enters the picture along with serious emotional drama.
SuperMutant Magic Academy
Publication Date: 2015-04-28
SuperMutant Magic Academy is a prep-school for mutants and witches but their paranormal abilities take a back seat to everyday teen concerns. Science experiments go awry, bake sales are upstaged, and the new kid at school is a cat who will determine the course of human destiny.
Strangers in Paradise
Publication Date: 2004-08-10
Katchoo is a beautiful young woman living a quiet life with everything going for her. She's smart, independent and very much in love with her best friend, Francine. Then Katchoo meets David, a gentle but persistent young man who is determined to win Katchoo's heart. The resulting love triangle is a touching comedy of romantic errors until Katchoo's former employer comes looking for her and $850,000 in missing mob money. As her idyllic life begins to fall apart, Katchoo discovers no one can be trusted and that the past she thought she left behind now threatens to destroy her and everything she loves, including Francine.