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2 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center YA 306.7662 JOH 2020 (Text) 0002205638931 Young Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Camden County Library District - Osage Beach YA Biography JOHNSON (Text) 31320003774440 Young Adult Biography Checked out 12/13/2021
Jefferson County Library-Arnold TB JOHNSON (Text) 30061040083343 Teen Biography In transit -
Jefferson County Library-Northwest T 306.7662 JOHNSON (Text) 30051070062374 Teen Non-Fiction Available -
Little Dixie - Huntsville YA 306.76 JOHNSON (Text) 2004464984 New Non-Fiction Shelves Available -
Little Dixie - Main Library - Moberly YA 306.76 JOHNSON (Text) 2004464992 New Non-Fiction Shelves Available -
North Kansas City Public Library BIO JOHNSON 2020 (Text) 0001002353538 Biography On holds shelf -
Scenic Regional-Union YA B JOH (Text) 3007048982 Young Adult NonFiction Checked out 12/01/2021
Stone County-Blue Eye YB Johnson (Text) 31358001329569 Young Adult Biography Available -

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In a series of personal essays, prominent journalist and LGBTQIA+ activist George M. Johnson explores his childhood, adolescence, and college years in New Jersey and Virginia. From the memories of getting his teeth kicked out by bullies at age five, to flea marketing with his loving grandmother, to his first sexual relationships, this young-adult memoir weaves together the trials and triumphs faced by Black queer boys. Both a primer for teens eager to be allies as well as a reassuring testimony for young queer men of color, All Boys Aren't Blue covers topics such as gender identity, toxic masculinity, brotherhood, family, structural marginalization, consent, and Black joy. Johnson's emotionally frank style of writing will appeal directly to young adults.
Target Audience Note:
14-18 years
890L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 6.4 9 510004.
Subject: Johnson, George M. (George Matthew), 1985-
African American gay men > Biography.
Gays > Identity.
Gay men > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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