Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Rainbow Pride Flag with the very first picture book to tell its remarkable and inspiring history!
For LGBTQ people and their supporters, Pride events are an opportunity to honor the past, protest injustice, and celebrate a diverse and vibrant community. The high point of Pride, the Pride Parade, is spectacular and colorful. But there is a whole lot more to Pride than rainbow flags and amazing outfits. How did Pride come to be? And what does Pride mean to the people who celebrate it?
A picture book that introduces the concept of gender identity to the youngest reader from writer Theresa Thorn and illustrator Noah Grigni.
Some people are boys. Some people are girls. Some people are both, neither, or somewhere in between.
The heartwarming true story of two penguins who create a nontraditional family is now available in a sturdy board book edition.
At the penguin house at the Central Park Zoo, two penguins named Roy and Silo were a little bit different from the others. But their desire for a family was the same.
And Tango Makes Three is the bestselling, heartwarming true story of two penguins who create a nontraditional family.
At the penguin house at the Central Park Zoo, two penguins named Roy and Silo were a little bit different from the others. But their desire for a family was the same.
In this beautiful, bold board book, children will learn about the colors of the iconic pride flag!
Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, black, and brown . . .
These are the colors of our rainbow flag. Do you know what they stand for?
Every young child is enchanted by the beautiful colors of the rainbow.
What do you like?
How do you feel?
Who are you?
A must-have primer for young readers and a great gift for pride events and throughout the year, beautiful colors all together make a rainbow in Rainbow: A First Book of Pride. This is a sweet ode to rainbow families, and an affirming display of a parent's love for their child and a child's love for their parents.
Celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising with the very first picture book to tell of its historic and inspiring role in the gay civil rights movement.
How did a spontaneous protest outside of a New York City bar fifty years ago spark a social movement across America? Find out about the history of LGBTQ rights in this Who HQ title.
5th-6th grade Finalist in 2019 Children's Choice Book Awards
2019 ALA GLBT Round Table Rainbow Book List
2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People List
Lambda Literary Award Finalist
On the Rainbow Book List
Who transformed George Washington’s demoralized troops at Valley Forge into a fighting force that defeated an empire? Who cracked Germany’s Enigma code and shortened World War II?$10.95ISBN: 9780778739845Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Crabtree Publishing Company - August 31st, 2017$17.99ISBN: 9780062947758Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: HarperCollins - May 26th, 2020
One of Time Out's “LGBTQ+ books for kids to read during Pride Month,” this groundbreaking, pop-culture-infused illustrated biography collection takes readers on an eye-opening journey through the lives of fifty influential queer figures who have made a mark on every century of hu$18.99ISBN: 9781499809367Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: little bee books - June 2nd, 2020
This beautifully written and timely story shows a transgender soldier's personal bravery as he faced daring challenges on the battlefield and privately battled the restrictions and confines of gender.
By the time she arrived in Belvidere, Illinois, and started working as a farmhand, Jennie had a new name and a new identity . . .
Albert D. J.$15.99ISBN: 9781786037428Availability: Backordered - On Order with Publisher - May Be Available to OrderPublished: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - September 3rd, 2019A is for Ability, B is for Belief, C is for Class.$17.99ISBN: 9781419737206Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Harry N. Abrams - May 14th, 2019$22.99ISBN: 9781786034762Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Wide Eyed Editions - September 17th, 2019This beautiful, bold book celebrates the achievements of LGBTQ+ people through history and from around the world—featuring dynamic full-color portraits of a diverse selection of 53 inspirational role models accompanied by short biographies that focus on their incredible successes.
From Freddie Mercury’s contribution to music and Leonardo da Vinci’s$18.95ISBN: 9780807056127Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Beacon Press - June 11th, 2019
Named one of the Best Nonfiction Books of 2019 by School Library Journal
Queer history didn’t start with Stonewall. This book explores how LGBTQ people have always been a part of our national identity, contributing to the country and culture for over 400 years.$24.95ISBN: 9781459821248Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Orca Book Publishers - March 24th, 2020
★ "An indispensable and celebratory primer on the ongoing fight for LGBTQ+ rights. An excellent resource that is as thorough as it is visually appealing." --School Library Journal, starred review$15.99ISBN: 9780735228740Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - February 5th, 2019
Billie Jean King is one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Read about this amazing woman athlete in the seventeenth picture book in the New York Times bestselling series of biographies about heroes.$15.99ISBN: 9780711246935Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - May 5th, 2020
In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the inspiring life of Billie Jean King, the tennis star who has dedicated her life to breaking barriers both on and off the tennis court.
Billie Jean began playing tennis at the age of 11.$17.99ISBN: 9780525517795Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - August 20th, 2019
A fun and inspiring picture book biography of tennis legend and women's rights activist Billie Jean King.
From award-winning author Mara Rockliff and New York Times-bestselling illustrator Elizabeth Baddeley comes this extraordinary picture book about one little girl who loved sports and grew up to be one of the greatest and best-known tennis players of all time.$17.99ISBN: 9781481469111Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 6th, 2018
From the author and illustrator of the bestselling Not Quite Narwhal comes a sweet and funny story about remembering where you belong, no matter how far you roam, or what you’re wearing when you get there.
Harriet loves costumes. She wears them to the dentist, to the supermarket, and most importantly, to her super-special dress-up birthday party.$16.99ISBN: 9781452111902Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chronicle Books - May 5th, 2015
Stella's class is having a Mother's Day celebration, but what's a girl with two daddies to do? It's not that she doesn't have someone who helps her with her homework, or tucks her in at night. Stella has her Papa and Daddy who take care of her, and a whole gaggle of other loved ones who make her feel special and supported every day. She just doesn't have a mom to invite to the party.$17.99ISBN: 9780525554011Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Dial Books - April 14th, 2020
Two mommies spend a sunny day with their toddler in this cozy, rhyming picture book that is a loving celebration of family.$11.99ISBN: 9780525554226Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - December 24th, 2018
This fun, inclusive board book celebrates the one thing that makes every family a family . . . and that's LOVE.$7.99ISBN: 9781582462639Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tricycle Press - June 9th, 2009
One of the only original board books about gay parents! A perfect purchase for Mother's Day, new parents, baby showers, and more!
Rhythmic text and illustrations with universal appeal show a toddler spending the day with its mommies. From hide-and-seek to dress-up, then bath time and a kiss goodnight, there's no limit to what a loving family can do together.$7.99ISBN: 9781582462622Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tricycle Press - June 9th, 2009
One of the only original board books about gay parents! A perfect purchase for new parents, baby showers, and more!$8.99ISBN: 9780525580126Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2019
Celebrate Pride every day with this adorable board book for the babies and toddlers of lesbian mothers, featuring a variety of diverse, loving families with two moms. A perfect Mother's Day gift!$16.99ISBN: 9780763666316Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Candlewick - March 11th, 2015
Candlewick relaunches a modern classic for this generation with a beautifully illustrated edition.$17.99ISBN: 9781680101546Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Tiger Tales. - September 3rd, 2019
Jamie has a lot of friends—a lot of friends with different kinds of families. Kate has two dads. Olivia has two moms. And Jade has her very own butler! But no matter what the families look like, the love they feel for each other is all the same.$8.99ISBN: 9780525580102Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2019
Celebrate Pride every day with this adorable board book for the babies and toddlers of gay fathers, featuring a variety of diverse, loving families with two dads.$17.99ISBN: 9781481480796Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - February 27th, 2018
A mom goes to great lengths to rescue her son’s favorite doll in this delightful tribute to treasured toys—and mothers.
Teddy has a lot of cool toys. But his very favorite doll has the best manners, the sickest fighting skills, and a fierce sense of style.
Then one morning, something truly awful happens. And there’s only one woman fierce enough to save the day.$16.99ISBN: 9780763690458Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018
Winner of a 2019 Stonewall Book Award
In an exuberant picture book, a glimpse of costumed mermaids leaves one boy flooded with wonder and ready to dazzle the world.$17.99ISBN: 9781499805529Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: little bee books - May 1st, 2018
"Victorious . . .$17.99ISBN: 9780762462476Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Running Press Kids - June 5th, 2018
An empowering and educational picture book that proves colors are for everyone, regardless of gender.$7.99ISBN: 9781499810516Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: BuzzPop - May 26th, 2020
Kevin Keller has some favorite colors and he shares them with the readers of this special board book! Each spread of this special landscape board book explores a stripe from the inclusive Pride flag!
Kevin Keller shares his favorite colors in this beautiful and bold board book as he teaches readers all about the colors of the inclusive Pride flag!$17.99ISBN: 9781984893468Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - May 5th, 2020
Meet elementary school superstar Dylan St. Claire in this laugh-out-loud book about a live-out-loud boy.$18.95ISBN: 9781620148372Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Lee & Low Books - June 4th, 2019
This sweet #ownvoices picture book celebrates the changes in a transgender boy's life, from his initial coming-out to becoming a big brother.
When Aidan was born, everyone thought he was a girl. His parents gave him a pretty name, his room looked like a girl's room, and he wore clothes that other girls liked wearing.$16.95ISBN: 9781592702503Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Enchanted Lion Books - April 3rd, 2018
"Raphael loves Jerome. I say it. It's easy."$18.95ISBN: 9781948340083Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dottir Press - July 23rd, 2019
A] celebration of solidarity, allyship, and community...A welcoming resource for conversations about equality and social justice that shows readers how identities are made up of myriad influences.--PUBLISHERS WEEKLY$16.99ISBN: 9780807563731Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Albert Whitman & Company - March 1st, 2014
Jacob loves playing dress-up, when he can be anything he wants to be. Some kids at school say he can't wear "girl" clothes, but Jacob wants to wear a dress to school. Can he convince his parents to let him wear what he wants? This heartwarming story speaks to the unique challenges faced by boys who don't identify with traditional gender roles.$17.99ISBN: 9781433830730Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Magination Press - May 7th, 2019
2020 ALA Rainbow Book List Selection2020 NCSS/CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People Selection$17.99ISBN: 9781499807318Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: little bee books - October 9th, 2018
In this heartwarming picture book, a big sister realizes that her little sister, Jackie, doesn't like dresses or fairies-she likes ties and bugs! Will she and her family be able to accept that Jackie identifies more as "Jack"?
Susan thinks her little sister Jackie has the best giggle!$7.99ISBN: 9781782858720Availability: Backordered - On Order with Publisher - May Be Available to OrderPublished: Barefoot Books - October 1st, 2019$15.95ISBN: 9781785928215Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - July 19th, 2018
My Mommy tells me I'm perfect and to be brave.
"You know who you are," she says,
"Just be yourself and always listen to your heart."$16.95ISBN: 9781785924484Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - May 21st, 2018
At lunchtime, all of Tom's friends gather at school to work together building their house. Each one of them has a special job to do, and each one of them has a different way of expressing their gender identity.$5.99ISBN: 9780448488462Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Penguin Workshop - March 22nd, 2016
How does a little boy from the London suburbs named Reginald Kenneth Dwight grow up to become one of the biggest pop stars of all time? A lot of talent and a lot of personality! Elton John, as he would later call himself, started playing piano at the age of three. Although he was trained to play classical music, Elton's real love was rock and roll.$4.99ISBN: 9780448465005Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Penguin Workshop - June 27th, 2013
It seems entirely fitting that Maurice Sendak was born on the same day that Mickey Mouse first made his cartoon debut--June 10, 1928. Sendak was crazy about cartoons and comic books, and at twelve, after seeing Disney's Fantasia, he decided that he was going to become an illustrator.$17.99ISBN: 9780525428190Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - February 14th, 2017
Iconic pop artist Keith Haring comes to life for young readers in this picture book biography lovingly written by his sister$12.99ISBN: 9780735349346Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Mudpuppy Books - January 16th, 2017
Pop Art 123! from Mudpuppy teaches counting from numbers 1 through 10, while also introducing young readers to Keith Haring's colorful world of Pop Art. The dots on each page are slightly raised for tactile learning.
- Size: 6.25 x 5"$12.99ISBN: 9780735342927Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Mudpuppy Books - January 6th, 2015
A one-of-a-kind board book featuring the iconic artwork of Keith Haring, Pop Art Baby! explores simple and compelling themes in English, French, Spanish, and German and expresses them through the vibrant visual language Haring made famous throughout his career. The perfect book to instill an appreciation of the arts at a young age and to cherish at any age.$17.99ISBN: 9780735264496Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tundra Books - October 1st, 2019
An empowering celebration of identity, acceptance and Hawaiian culture based on the true story of a young girl in Hawaiʻi who dreams of leading the boys-only hula troupe at her school.
Ho'onani feels in-between. She doesn't see herself as wahine (girl) OR kane (boy). She's happy to be in the middle. But not everyone sees it that way.$18.99ISBN: 9781452173801Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chronicle Books - March 18th, 2018
100% of Last Week Tonight's proceeds will be donated to The Trevor Project and AIDS United.
HBO's Emmy-winning Last Week Tonight with John Oliver presents a children's picture book about a Very Special boy bunny who falls in love with another boy bunny.$17.99ISBN: 9780399250767Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Philomel Books - April 30th, 2009
Marmee, Meema, and the kids are just like any other family on the block. In their beautiful house, they cook dinner together, they laugh together, and they dance together. But some of the other families don?t accept them. They say they are different. How can a family have two moms and no dad? But Marmee and Meema?s house is full of love.$15.99ISBN: 9781582460611Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tricycle Press - March 1st, 2003
The Crown Kitty
Cordially Invite You
a Royal Wedding
Reception to follow
in the Royal Gardens
Bring Lots of Presents$9.99ISBN: 9781620105863Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Limerence Press - April 23rd, 2019
A great starting point for anyone curious about queer and trans life, and helpful for those already on their own journeys!
In this quick and easy guide to queer and trans identities, cartoonists Mady G and JR Zuckerberg guide you through the basics of the LGBT+ world!$15.95ISBN: 9781433827365Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Magination Press - June 5th, 2017
When You Look Out the Window tells the story of Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin, one of San Francisco's most well-known and politically active lesbian couples. Describing the view from Phyllis and Del's window, this book shows how one couple's activism transformed their community -- and had ripple effects throughout the world.$14.95ISBN: 9781433823145Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Magination Press - September 26th, 2016
2017 National Indie Excellence Award Winner for LGBTQ Fiction for Children and Young Adults
From day one I knew there was something different about me.
Cael sets out to find out who he is -- something he wants to know more than anything. With the help of a trusted teacher, a new friend, and his favorite book, he discovers what he knew all along.$16.99ISBN: 9781631983023Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Free Spirit Publishing - September 17th, 2018Fully revised and updated guide with frank, sensitive information for LGBTQ teens, their families, and their allies.
LGBTQ is the indispensable resource for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning teens—and their allies.$14.99ISBN: 9781786033659Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - April 16th, 2019Yay! You're gay! Or maybe you're bi. Or maybe you just feel different…in time, that difference will become the greatest gift you could ask for. It will bring you love, a sense of identity, a new community, and eventually the freedom to be yourself.$16.95ISBN: 9780393713992Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - August 13th, 2019
A comprehensive guide to the medical, emotional, and social issues of trans kids.
These days, it is practically impossible not to hear about some aspect of transgender life. Whether it is the bathroom issue in North Carolina, trans people in the military, or on television, trans life has become front and center after years of marginalization.$17.99ISBN: 9780316529037Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 14th, 2019
A brave firsthand account of online personality Alex Bertie's life, struggles, and victories as a transgender teen, as well as a groundbreaking guide for transitioning teens.$17.95ISBN: 9781785923418Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - September 21st, 2018
Frank, friendly and funny, the Trans Teen Survival Guide will leave transgender and non-binary teens informed, empowered and armed with all the tips, confidence and practical advice they need to navigate life as a trans teen.$18.99ISBN: 9781534431515Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Simon Pulse - May 21st, 2019
“[P]rofound…a triumph—a full-throated howl to the moon to remind us why we choose to survive and thrive.” —Brendan Kiely, New York Times bestselling author of Tradition
“Razor-sharp, deeply revealing, and brutally honest…emotionally raw and deeply insightful.” —Booklist (starred review)
Th$10.99ISBN: 9780147515827Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - October 11th, 2016
Jacqueline Woodson's National Book Award and Newbery Honor winner, now available in paperback with 7 all-new poems.
Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature
A President Obama "O" Book Club pick
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