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BOOKS THAT "OPEN EYES AND CHANGE LIVES" - School Library Journal

 
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Book 1 of the Rainbow 
Trilogy. An ALA "Best
Book for Young Adults!"

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My most recent book -
about bi and 
questioning teens.

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Lambda Award Winner!
About middle school
and growing up gay...

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2nd book of the trilogy
about growing up gay
and bi and... in love.

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Florida Book Award
Gold Medal Winner
for YA Fiction!

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Imagine Queer Eye
for the straight
teen boy!

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The grand finale of the
trilogy.  And best
of the three?

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Can a teen be 
gay and Christian?
(And in love?)


What's next?

I'm working on a full-length graphic novel about a gay teen coming out, coming of age, and discovering his superpowers!

Coming in Aug 2020 from DC Comics...

A gay teen superhero from the
DC universe!

MY HUMBLE BIO

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Alex Sanchez has published eight novels, including the American Library Association “Best Book for Young Adults” Rainbow Boys and Lambda Award-winning So Hard to Say.


His novel Bait won the Tomas Rivera Mexican-American Book Award and the Florida Book Award Gold Medal for Young Adult fiction. 
 

Currently Alex is at work on a graphic novel for DC Comics, due out in Aug 2020. He has a master’s degree in guidance and counseling and worked for many years as a youth and family counselor.  

Read more, see embarrassing photos, and watch videos...

AWESOME AUTHOR VISITS


Would you like me to come talk with your group or teach a class at your school, college, library, or conference?
 

I love, love, love to speak, teach, encourage, and inspire groups of up to 3,000 people.   


Read some of the rave reviews for my heartfelt presentations...

YOUR EDITOR + WRITING MENTOR

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Do you wish you had a  developmental editor with proven experience to help you improve your writing and storytelling craft? 

Would you like a mentor to help you navigate the challenges of writing, revision, editing, and publishing?

love to teach and mentor writers. And I would love to explore the possibility of working with you.
Learn more...

 

COOL STUFF

LGBT Youth Resources:  Looking for somebody to talk to?  Here's help...

Coming Out:  Need advice on how to come out?  Here are some suggestions...

Spirituality:  Can you be queer and spiritual?  Find answers...

Gay Teen Books:  Gobs and gobs of LGBTQ+ books...

Writing Advice:  Some of what I've learned...

CONTACT ME

Email:  Alex [at] AlexSanchez [dot] com

 
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