Cover of AM I BLUE? by Marion Dane Bauer

Cover of AM I BLUE? by Marion Dane Bauer

BOOK JACKET BLURB: This is a collection of original short stories on gay and lesbian themes by well-known children’s writers. Original stories by C. S. Adler, Marion Dane Bauer, Francesca Lia Block, Bruce Coville, Nancy Garden, James Cross Giblin, Ellen Howard, M. E. Kerr, Jonathan London, Lois Lowry, Gregory Maguire, Lesléa Newman, Cristina Salat, William Sleator, Jacqueline Woodson, and Jane Yolen. Each of these stories is original, each is by a noted author for young adults, and each honestly portrays its subject and theme—growing up gay or lesbian, or with gay or lesbian parents or friends.

Published by HarperCollins, 1994, $15.00
273 pages
Release date:  June 30, 1994
ISBN:  9780060242534


1997 Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults (YALSA / ALA)

1995 Stonewall Book Award (GLBTRT / ALA)

1995 Minnesota Book Award for older children

1995 Lambda Literary Award for Children and Young Adults


Publishers Weekly, March 1, 1999


Kirkus, June 15, 1994

Archived Reviews (Posted by The New York Public Library)


Rhode Island College


Author’s Website: http://www.mariondanebauer.com/index.html

Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marion_Dane_Bauer

Scholastic: http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/contributor/marion-dane-bauer

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mariondanebauer.author

Twitter: https://twitter.com/mdanebauer

Photo of Marion Dane Bauer

Photo of Marion Dane Bauer


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