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prince & knight turn kids gay

A library in West Virginia removed childrens’s book Prince & Knight from its shelves after complaints led by a local pastor. Josh Layfield posted on Facebook that portraying gay characters was a deliberate attempt to turn kids gay. “You are what you eat,” I was always told. However, apparently, you are what you read. The Mountaineer …

call me by your name oliver and elio sequel andre aciman

Call Me By Your Name author André Aciman has opened up about what he believes is “the end” of Elio and Oliver’s story in his new sequel novel. Aciman’s new novel Find Me, out this month, picks up 10 years after the first and sees Elio dating an older man named Michel. Elio’s father Sami …

brisbane square library shelley argent leanne edmistone brisbane pride choir

Shelley Argent and co-author Leanne Edmistone will discuss their book Just a Mum at the Brisbane Square Library Friday 18 October. Also at the library that evening, the Brisbane Pride Choir will celebrate over two decades of performing for the community. Brisbane Square Library As part of a trial, Brisbane Square Library now opens until …

conversion therapy books Joseph Nicolosi angus and robertson

Australian bookseller Angus & Robertson has apologised for selling books promoting harmful ‘gay conversion therapy’ and pledged to remove the titles from their online store. It follows an Equality Australia petition calling on retailers, including Angus & Robertsons and Dymocks, to remove the books. Among the books found up for sale were titles by the …