Ten LGBT love stories that will melt your heart this Valentine's Day
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As Valentine's day draws near, we've drawn up a list of gooey, gorgeous love stories to melt even the hardest of hearts. 1. Boy Meets Boy by David Levithan This is a story about Paul, a very confident gay boy who attends a very particular high school where the homecoming queen used to be a guy name Daryl, who is also the star quarterback. But everyone, even Paul, can get their hearts broken. 2. Blue Is the Warmest Colour by Julie March This is a graphic novel about Clementine, who falls deeply in love with Emma and has to come to terms with her own identity. 3. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky This book tells the story of Charlie, a very peculiar boy that befriends high school seniors Sam and Patrick, who is openly gay and struggling with a tormentous relationship. 4. The Color Purple by Alice Walker Raped and separated from her children and her beloved sister, Celie, a black woman, finds herself trapped in a terrible marriage in a world where segregation and poverty are her only reality. But when she meets the glamorous singer Shug Avery, a woman who is in charge of her own destiny, Celie will find the courage to fight for herself and those that she loves.
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