Monday, June 29, 2015

Wishful Wedding: A Pocketful of Pride

Wishful Wedding: A Pocketful of Pride 
by A.S. Chung 
 illus. by Paula Bossio 
Language: English 
Pigeonhole Books, 2015. 
34 p : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 0992538238 ; 9780992538231 
Summary: Wishful Wedding is a children's picture book that delves into the topic of marriage equality for same gender partners. Told through the eyes of a small child, this prevalent issue is explored using loving words and beautiful illustrations. "Papa's sister is getting married today! Daddy and I get ready, a flower girl I am. We witness in delight and giggle with glee but deep down in our hearts, we're sad you see? When will my fathers be able to wed? I can only hope for change, in the future ahead." 

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