Annie On My Mind

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Title Annie On My Mind
Author(s) Nancy Garden
Published 1982
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First published in 1982, Annie On My Mind, by Nancy Garden, was one of the first young adult novels to portray a lesbian romance with a happy ending.

Publisher's Summary

This groundbreaking book, first published in 1982, is the story of two teenage girls whose friendship blossoms into love and who, despite pressures from family and school that threaten their relationship, promise to be true to each other and their feelings.

Of the author and the book, the Margaret A. Edwards Award committee said, "Nancy Garden has the distinction of being the first author for young adults to create a lesbian love story with a positive ending. Using a fluid, readable style, Garden opens a window through which readers can find courage to be true to themselves."


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