Read All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens Throughout the Ages Online Free - Take a journey through time and genres and discover a past where queer figures live, love and shape the world around them. Seventeen of the best young adult authors across the queer spectrum have come together to create a collection of beautifully written diverse historical fiction for teens.
From a retelling of Little Red Riding Hood set in war-torn 1870s Mexico featuring a transgender soldier, to two girls falling in love while mourning the death of Kurt Cobain, forbidden love in a sixteenth-century Spanish convent or an asexual girl discovering her identity amid the 1970s roller-disco scene, All Out tells a diverse range of stories across cultures, time periods and identities, shedding light on an area of history often ignored or forgotten.
|Title||:||All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens Throughout the Ages|
|Number of Pages||:||384 pages|
February 27, 2018
Rosa was a summer girl, and I was a winter girl, but that fall we made magic.
You know, back when I was in my early teens, I once heard this old guy say “there weren’t all these queers around when I was younger”. Oh, but there were, sir. And long long before that, too.
All Out is a great fiction...
March 17, 2018
I was put on this earth to be gay & to read this anthology
March 15, 2018
Listen, I’ve been anticipating this anthology for months now, but this was so much better than I expected - I want to put this down as the best anthology I have ever read, and the ratings support that. Of the seventeen stories in this book, I gave nine five stars [holy shit], three four stars, th...
March 13, 2018
🌹🌷 full review now posted!! (not even a day after I read the book, wow!) 🌷🌹
Reading this anthology was such a cathartic experience. Getting to read a whole book full of short stories telling the experience of queer teens? In historical fiction, where a lot of people believe diversity can’t exist?...
February 24, 2018
His heart had been a boy’s heart, throwing itself against his rib cage with each set of white gloves for mass.
→ Roja – Anna-Marie McLemore ★★★★★ ←
What a killer of a beginning to this collection. Anna-Marie writes so beautifully, and this little magical realism story will be sure to please anyone...
March 14, 2018
Full video review on YouTube.
This anthology was everything I wanted and more. I'm gonna reread so many of these stories again and again and I can't wait for this to be out in the world. I'm sure y'all will love it!
While my average rating is way below 5 stars, I just love this concept and the over...
March 07, 2018
All Out: The No Longer Secret Stories of Queer Teens Throughout the Ages is spectacular anthology! Easiest 5 stars I've given this year so far. Highest praise to Saundra Mitchell for editing the anthology! The book turned out to be a kaleidoscope of diverse stories about queer teens, different in...
March 02, 2018
I loved this so much!!!! I'll rate each story at some point but I need to stop screaming first, this is everything I could've hoped for and more
March 08, 2018
JKASHFDGDSAJDH SO MANY SAPPHIC GIRLS THIS MADE ME SO HAPPY
the finest of the bundle:
● the dresser & the chambermaid by robin talley (aka the CUTEST short story on this planet)
● MARY AND SUSANNA AAAAAH
● BARNABY HALFORD!!!
● the fucking king walking in on mary & susanna kissing AND SAYING HE'...
March 10, 2018
Probably the most beautiful anthology I've ever read. Bar none.
Representation matters, we all know that but so does the type of representation. Of course we need literature to be honest about the hardships of not being a cis heterosexual individual, but occasionally some positive, uplifting li...