Teens areaware of sexuality and identity than ever, and theyre looking for answers and insights, as well as a community of others In order to help create that community, YA authors David Levithan and Billy Merrell have collected original poems, essays, and stories by young adults in their teens and early s The Full Spectrum includes a variety of writersgay, lesbian, bisexual, straight, transitioning, and questioningon a variety of subjects coming out, family, friendship, religion faith, first kisses, break ups, and many others This one of a kind collection will, perhaps, help all readers see themselves and the world around them in ways they might never have imagined We have partnered with the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network GLSEN and a portion of the proceeds from this book will be donated to them