Can include other things, like religion, sexual orientation, size (fat kid books, anorexics), ethnicity, homeless, gothy, schizo or psycho (Kissing Doorknobs) etc) “Fat Kid Rules the World”

Chicago Public Schools Annual Diversity List


Absolutely Positively Not by David LaRochelle
Am I Blue?: Coming Out From the Silence (anthology)
Annie On My Mind by Nancy Garden
The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl by Barry Lyga
Baby Be-Bop by Francesca Lia Block
The Blue Lawn by William Taylor
Caucasiaby Danzy Senna
Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
Deliver Us From Evie by M.E. Kerr
Diary of an Anorexic Girl by Morgan Menzie
Does My Head Look Big In This? by Randa Abdel-Fattah
A Face In Every Window by Han Nolan
Fat Kid Rules the World by K.L. Going
The Four Dorothys by Paul Ruditis
Hard Love by Ellen Wittlinger
Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key by Jack Gantos
Kissing Doorknobs by Terry Hesser
The Misfits by James Howe
My Father’s Scar by Michael Cart
My Heartbeat by Garret Freymann-Weyr
Rainbow High by Alex Sanchez
Rules by Cynthia Lord
Saint Iggy by K.L. Going
So Hard To Say by Alex Sanchez
Stuck in Neutral by Terry Trueman
Totally Joe by James Howe
Whistle Me Home by Barbara Wersba

Updated 02/28/08