Like that? Read this! | The Black Flamingo

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“Like That? Read This!” is my new weekly feature where I provide librarian-curated book recommendations. Each week I’ll be picking a recent release and sharing a list of similar books to pick up if you liked it! “Like That? Read This!” is also perfect when you’re waiting for a library copy of a hot new release and need something to read in the meantime.

Librarians and educators are welcome to use “Like That? Read This!” to create readalike lists, displays, or other readers advisory tools for their students/readers!

 

Happy reading! (5)

52696938._sy475_Title: The Black Flamingo

Editor: Dean Atta

Publisher: Balzer + Bray

Release date: May 26, 2020

Goodreads Summary:I masquerade in makeup and feathers and I am applauded.

A boy comes to terms with his identity as a mixed-race gay teen – then at university he finds his wings as a drag artist, The Black Flamingo. A bold story about the power of embracing your uniqueness. Sometimes, we need to take charge, to stand up wearing pink feathers – to show ourselves to the world in bold colour.

 

Happy reading! (5)

 

Have you read The Black Flamingo? What else would you add to this list?

Happy reading! Ari

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