young adult

The Boy in Pink Earmuffs

Before I was gay, I was just a boy who liked...

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Young Adult Writers Told To Make Gay Character Straight

Two authors have come forward to talk about one of the challenges they face in getting their novel published. Rachel Manija Brown and Sherwood Smith wrote a gay character into their post-apocalyptic Young Adult novel. An unnamed agent (working for a major publishing house) contacted them and offered to publish it, if they removed the gay character.

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