Monday, December 30, 2019

¿De dónde vengo?

¿De dónde vengo? 
by Cristina Pascual 
illus. by Aitor I. Eraña 
Language: Spanish 
Madrid: Diabolín 2016. 
[24] p. il. col. 20 x 20 cm. 
ISBN: 9788416217854 8416217858
Available: https://www.amazon.com/DONDE-VENGO-CRISTINA-ERA%C3%91A-PASCUAL/dp/8416217858

Our Story: How We Became a Family

Our Story: How We Became a Family 
by Nina Barnsley; Stephanie Clarkson
illus. by Gabi Froden 
Language: English 
[England]: Donor Conception Network, 2018. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN: 1910222739 ; 9781910222737 
Summary: Our Story - A book for donor-conceived children under seven years old explaining their origins. This is one of a series of books and this book is for two dad families who have used egg donation and surrogacy. This book is relevant for those who have used known, identifiable and anonymous donors. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Our-Story-017gcedsg1-Became-Family/dp/1910222739/

Our Story: How We Became a Family

Our Story: How We Became a Family 
by Nina Barnsley; Stephanie Clarkson 
illus. by Gabi Froden 
Language: English 
[England]: Donor Conception Network, 2018. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN: 1910222747 ; 9781910222744 
Summary: Our Story - A book for donor-conceived children under seven years old explaining their origins. This is one of a series of books and this book is for two dad families who have used egg donation and surrogacy. This book is relevant for those who have used known, identifiable and anonymous donors. This book is the twin version. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Our-Story-018gcedsg2-Became-Family/dp/1910222747/

Our Story: How We Became a Family

Our Story: How We Became a Family 
by Nina Barnsley; Stephanie Clarkson 
illus. by Gabi Froden 
Language: English 
[England]: Donor Conception Network, 2018. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN: 1910222763 ; 9781910222768 
Summary: Our Story - A book for donor-conceived children under seven years old explaining their origins. This is one of a series of books and this book is for two mum families who have used sperm donation. This book is relevant for those who have used known, identifiable and anonymous donors. This book is the twin version. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Our-Story-020lcsd2-Became-Family/dp/1910222763/

Our Story: How We Became a Family

Our Story: How We Became a Family 
by Nina Barnsley; Stephanie Clarkson 
illus. by Gabi Froden 
Language: English 
[England] : Donor Conception Network, 2018. 
28 p. : col. ill. 22 cm. 
ISBN: 1910222771 ; 9781910222775 
Summary: Our Story - A book for donor-conceived children under seven years old explaining their origins. This is one of a series of books and this book is for two mum families who have used sperm donation, not in a clinic. This book is relevant for those who have used known, identifiable and anonymous donors. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Our-Story-021lcsdnc1-Became-Family/dp/1910222771/

Our Story: How We Became a Family

Our Story: How We Became a Family 
by Nina Barnsley; Stephanie Clarkson 
illus. by Gabi Froden 
Language: English 
[England]: Donor Conception Network, 2018. 
28 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN: 191022278X ; 9781910222782 
Summary: Our Story - A book for donor-conceived children under seven years old explaining their origins. This is one of a series of books and this book is for two mum families who have used sperm donation, not in a clinic. This book is relevant for those who have used known, identifiable and anonymous donors. This book is the twins version. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Our-Story-022lcsdnc2-Became-Family/dp/191022278X/

Our Story: How We Became a Family

Our Story: How We Became a Family 
by Nina Barnsley; Stephanie Clarkson 
illus. by Gabi Froden 
Language: English 
[England]: Donor Conception Network, 2018. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN: 1910222976 ; 9781910222973 
Summary: Our Story - A book for donor-conceived children under seven years old explaining their origins. This is one of a series of books and this book is for two mum families who have used embryo donation. This book is relevant for those who have used known, identifiable and anonymous donors. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Our-Story-041lcemd1-Became-Family/dp/1910222976

Our Story: How We Became a Family

Our Story: How We Became a Family 
by Nina Barnsley; Stephanie Clarkson 
illus. by Gabi Froden 
Language: English 
[England]: Donor Conception Network, 2018. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN: 1912886006; 9781912886005 
Summary: Our Story - A book for donor-conceived children under seven years old explaining their origins. This is one of a series of books and this book is for two mum families who have used embryo donation. This book is relevant for those who have used known, identifiable and anonymous donors. This book is the twin version. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Our-Story-042lcemd2-Became-Family/dp/1912886006

Sunday, December 29, 2019

¿Por qué tengo dos papás?

¿Por qué tengo dos papás? 
by Cristina Castro Martin 
Language: Spanish 
Lisboa : Chiado, 2016. 
60 p : col. ill. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN: 9789895169672 ; 9895169671 
Summary: David vive feliz con sus papás Pablo y Daniel. Juega feliz con sus amigos y aprende de ellos. Un día su maestra Lynsey le explicará a el y a sus compañeros cual es el significado de la familia y como todas son igual de validas si contienen el ingrediente principal: EL AMOR. 
Available: https://www.babellibros.com/libro/por-que-tengo-dos-papas-_335750

Una familia calentita como el sol

Una familia calentita como el sol 
by María Jesús Méndez 
illus. by Patricia Saavedra 
Language: Spanish 
[Madrid] : La Locomotora, [2017]. 
40 pàgines no numerades : il·lustracions ; 22 x 22 cm. 
ISBN: 9788494792007 ; 8494792008 
Summary: Una familia calentita como el sol narra en primera persona las vivencias de una niña que muestra su vida con sus dos madres lesbianas, el proceso de separación y la resolución del conflicto con un final que ha de ser necesariamente feliz. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/UNA-FAMILIA-CALENTITA-COMO-SOL/dp/8494792008

Edu se viste de princesa

Edu se viste de princesa 
by Nuria Díez Fernández 
illus. by Patricia Moreno González
Language: Spanish 
[Barcelona] : Edicions Bellaterra, D.L. 2019. 
[28] p. : il. col. ; 26x22 cm. 
ISBN: 9788472909182 ; 8472909182 
Summary: Edu es un niño de cuatro años muy alegre y divertido. Como a todos losniños de su edad, le encanta jugar y descubrir el mundo. Pero ¿qué pasa si Edu le gusta vertirse de princesa? ¿Le entenderán las personasque le rodean? 
Available: https://www.amazon.es/EDU-VISTE-PRINCESA-Diez-Nuria/dp/8472909182/

El niño que no quería ser azul, la niña que no quería ser rosa

El niño que no quería ser azul, la niña que no quería ser rosa 
by Patricia Fitti 
Language: Spanish 
Barcelona : Destino, D.L. 2019. 
[32] p. : il., col. ; 24x22 cm 
ISBN: 9788408205364 ; 8408205366 
Summary: A Celestino le regalan aviones azules, duerme en una cama azul y juega al fútbol con pelotas azules. Todo el mundo le dice que es el más azul de todos los niños y que se casará con la más rosa de todas las niñas, ¡como debe ser! Pero ¿y si él no quiere sólo un mundo azul, y la princesa de sus sueños no es rosa? 
Available: https://www.amazon.es/ni%C3%B1o-quer%C3%ADa-azul-ni%C3%B1a-Apel%C2%B7/dp/8408205366/

Raffi und sein pinkes Tutu

Raffi und sein pinkes Tutu 
by Riccardo Simonetti 
illus. by Lisa Rammenee 
Language: German 
Community Editions, 2019. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 396096109X ; 9783960961093 
Summary: Raffi ist ein kleiner Junge, der gerne Fußball spielt und Sporttrikots trägt. Er liebt aber nicht nur Sport, sondern auch seine Lieblingspuppe und sein pinkes Tutu. Das Tutu trägt er aber aus Angst vor der Reaktion seiner Mitschüler nur zu Hause. Eines Tages entschließt er sich allerdings es in der Schule zu tragen. Doch es wird kein schöner Tag für ihn und er wird schnell ausgegrenzt. Aber mit der Unterstützung seiner Eltern, fasst er Mut und die anderen Kinder erkennen, dass »Anderssein« nichts Schlimmes bedeutet. Im Gegenteil: Es macht einen zu etwas besonderem! 
Available: https://www.amazon.de/dp/396096109X/

Le Petit Garçon qui aimait le rose

Le Petit Garçon qui aimait le rose 
by Jeanne Taboni Misérazzi 
illus. by Raphaëlle Laborde
Language: French 
Paris: Ronds dans l'O, 2018. 
1 vol. : ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 9782917237243 ; 2917237244 
Summary: Luc est très content. Sa maman lui a acheté le beau cartable rose qui lui plaisait tant. Fièrement, il entre dans la cour de la grande école mais, à sa grande surprise, tous les enfants se moquent de lui. 
Available: https://www.amazon.fr/Petit-Gar%C3%A7on-qui-aimait-rose/dp/2917237244/

Avoir deux papas, avoir deux mamans

Avoir deux papas, avoir deux mamans 
by Seleyana; Mariko 
Language: French 
Nats éditions, 2019. 
28 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 3958582486 ; 9783958582484 
Summary: Avoir deux papas, avoir deux mamans, une ode aux familles qui s'aiment tout simplement... 
Available: https://www.amazon.fr/Avoir-deux-papas-avoir-mamans/dp/3958582486/

Petitou a deux mamans

Petitou a deux mamans 
by Fabienne Blanchut 
illus. by Bastien Soria 
Language: French 
Cagnes-sur-Mer: Pixygraph 'Editions, DL 2015. 
1 vol. (48 p.) : ill. en coul. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN: 9791092766011 
Summary: Les amis de Petitou, un bébé lion, trouvent bizarre qu'il soit élevé par deux mamans. Ces dernières lui content donc son histoire. Avec une police de caractère adaptée pour les lecteurs dyslexiques. 
Available: https://www.lalibrairie.com/livres/petitou-a-deux-mamans_0-2902339_9791092766011.html

Mes deux mamans à moi

Mes deux mamans à moi 
by Brigitte Marleau 
Language: French 
Morin-Heights, Quebec: Boomerang éditeur jeunesse, 2020. 
24 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 9782897093891 ; 2897093897 
Summary: Cette semaine, c'est la fête des Mères et moi, je suis chanceux, car j'en ai deux. -Madame Luce, pourquoi on dit tout le temps que ça prend un papa et une maman pour faire des bébés? Isaac, lui, il a deux mamans et il a été un bébé. Madame Luce regarde Layla. Elle tourne la tête de droite à gauche et fait une moue en levant les yeux au ciel. Elle plisse le front. Elle ouvre la bouche puis la referme. Elle se gratte la tête. -D'accord, écoutez bien, les enfants... 
Available: https://www.archambault.ca/livres/mes-deux-mamans-%C3%A0-moi/marleau-brigitte/9782897093891/?id=3010538&cat=

Deux papas pour moi

Deux papas pour moi 
by Mélanie Perreault 
illus. by Amélie Montplaisir 
Language: French 
Varennes, Quebec: AdA, 2019. 
ISBN: 9782898038938 ; 2898038938 
Available: https://www.archambault.ca/livres/deux-papas-pour-moi-/m%C3%A9lanie-perreault-am%C3%A9lie-montplaisir/9782898038938/?id=2966786

Why Elliot has two daddies

Why Elliot has two daddies 
by Julian Ferry 
Language: English 
Austin Macauley Publishers, 2017. 
26 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 9781786298140 ; 1786298147 
Summary: Once upon a time, Elliot had a Mummy, called Mummy Mim. This is the story of how he ended up with not one, but two daddies... 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Why-Elliot-Has-Two-Daddies/dp/1786298155

Daddy and Dada

Daddy and Dada
by Ryan Brockington; Isaac Webster
illus. by Lauren May
Language: English
New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2021.
p. : col. ill. ; cm.
ISBN: 9780316427029 ; 0316427020
Summary: "A little girl explains how families, including hers, come in many shapes and sizes--some with a mom and a dad, some with two dads, some with two moms, and more."

Bunnybear

Bunnybear 
by Andrea J. Loney 
illus. by Carmen Saldaña 
Language: English 
New York, NY : AV² by Weigl, [2019] ©2019. 
32 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm. 
ISBN: 1489682511 ; 9781489682512 
Summary: "Although Bunnybear was born a bear, he feels more like a bunny. He prefers bouncing in the thicket to tramping in the forest, and in his heart he's fluffy and tiny, like a rabbit, instead of burly and loud, like a bear. The other bears don't understand him, and neither do the bunnies. Will Bunnybear ever find a friend who likes him just the way he is?"--Amazon. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0807509388/

All kinds of families

All kinds of families 
by Suzanne Lang 
illus. by Max Lang 
Language: English 
New York : Random House Children's Books, [2019]. 
pages non numérotées : illustrations en couleur ; 18 cm. 
ISBN: 9780553499407 0553499408
Summary: A story presented as a series of framed portraits features animals in dozens of combinations that represent and celebrate all kinds of non-traditional families. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/All-Kinds-Families-Suzanne-Lang/dp/0553499408/

Saturday, December 28, 2019

47,000 beads

47,000 beads 
by Koja Adeyoha; Angel Adeyoha 
illus. by Holly McGillis 
Language: English 
[Toronto, Ontario] : Flamingo Rampant, [2017] ©2017. 
28 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 28 cm. 
ISBN: 9780987976383 ; 0987976389 
Summary: Peyton loves to dance, and especially at pow wow, but her Auntie notices that she's been dancing less and less. When Peyton shares that she just can't be comfortable wearing a dress anymore, Auntie Eyota asks some friends for help to get Peyton what she needs. 
Available: https://www.flamingorampant.com/books/47000-beads-by-koja-and-angel-adeyoha-illustrated-by-holly-mcgillis

Everybody thought I was a boy!

Everybody thought I was a boy! 
by Anisa Varasteh 
illus. by Sholeh Pardakhtim 
Language: English 
[South Australia] : Anisa Varasteh, 2018. ©2018. 
27 unnumbered pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 21 x 21 cm. 
ISBN: 9780646990279 ; 0646990276 
Summary: "How do you know if someone is a boy or a girl, or ...neither? Everybody thought Sam was a boy, but why? Join Sam and Shelissa to find out what happened" -- cover description. 
Available: https://www.anisa-va.com/product-page/sam

This is me : the girl who was really a boy

This is me : the girl who was really a boy 
by Lindsay Taylor 
illus. by Marnie Maurri 
Language: English 
Kendal : Your Stories Matter, 2019. 
1 volume : illustrations (colour) ; 21 cm. 
ISBN: 9781909320796 ; 190932079X 
Summary: In this story we meet a girl. She used to be happy. But as she grew things did not feel quite right. She felt more like a boy than a girl. What would happen if she told people? Would they understand? Would they help?This book for young children has been written to provide something adults can share with children to allow them to talk about feelings of dysphoria, the topic of gender and what it means to be transgender.The hope is that parents can share the book with their children, siblings and extended family as a means to broach a difficult subject. The author and publisher also have a keen interest in helping teachers discuss LGBT issues in schools in a sensitive manner, and to create a more informed understanding amongst the whole school community. To this end, free teaching resources are made available through the publisher's website. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/This-Me-Girl-Who-Really/dp/190932079X

Max and the talent show

Max and the talent show 
by Kyle Lukoff 
illus. by Luciano Lozano 
Language: English 
New York, NY : Reycraft Books, [2019] ©2019. 
32 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm. 
ISBN: 1478867892 ; 9781478867890 
Summary: "Max's friend Steven is great at many things. But more than anything else, Steven can tell a story. When Steven signs up for the school's talent show, Max signs up to be his assistant. After selecting that just-right dress and those just-right shoes for the show, the moment arrives. Steven steps onto the stage. The lights shine brightly in his face. He looks out into the crowd realizing he has prepared everything, except the one thing that matters -- his performance. What will Max, standing in the wings, do to help his friend?"--Jacket. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Max-Talent-Show-Friends-Book/dp/1478867892/

Call me Max

Call me Max 
by Kyle Lukoff 
illus. by Luciano Lozano 
Language: English 
 New York, NY : Reycraft Books, [2019] ©2019. 
32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm. 
ISBN: 9781478868620 ; 1478868627 
Summary: "When Max starts school, the teacher hesitates to call out the name on the attendance sheet. Something doesn't seem to fit. Max lets her know the name he wants to be called by--a boy's name. This begins Max's journey as he makes new friends and reveals his feelings about his identity to his parents. Written with warmth and sensitivity by trans writer Kyle Lukoff, this book is a sweet and age-appropriate introduction to what it means to be transgender." 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Call-Me-Max-Friends-Book/dp/1478868627/

Le coq qui voulait être une poule

Le coq qui voulait être une poule 
by Carine Paquin 
illus. by Laurence Dechassey 
Language: French 
Montréal (Québec) Canada : Éditions Michel Quintin, [2019] ©2019. 
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
ISBN: 9782897623906 ; 289762390X 
Summary: À la ferme de la Haute-Cour, Colette est sur le point de faire éclore une douzaine de poussins. Tous les jeunes frères se plaisent à imiter le chant du coq Rodriguez, à l’exception de George, qui est une poule prise dans le corps d’un coq. Bien qu’il soit différent, on finit par l’accepter comme il est dans le poulailler. En vieillissant, Georges modifie son apparence pour ressembler à une poule. Un jour, le fermier passe et emporte tous les coqs, qui seront essentiellement cuisinés, car le fermier n’en garde qu’un seul sur sa ferme. Heureusement, pour George, son apparence de poule aura littéralement trompé le fermier. 
Available: https://www.gallimardmontreal.com/catalogue/livre/le-coq-qui-voulait-etre-une-poule-paquin-carine-9782897623906

My Maddy

My Maddy 
by Gayle E. Pitman 
illus. by Violet Tobacco 
Language: English 
Washington, DC : Magination Press, [2020]. 
p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 9781433830440 ; 1433830442 
Summary: A child celebrates her Maddy, who is neither mommy nor daddy but a little bit of both, like so many things in nature. Includes note to parents. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/My-Maddy-Gayle-Pitman/dp/1433830442/

בקור בבית של הדר : ששם (כמעט) הכל מתר

בקור בבית של הדר : ששם (כמעט) הכל מתר Available: https://www.steimatzky.co.il/%D7%93%D7%A0%D7%94-%D7%A8%D7%99%D7%99%D7%9A/%D7%91%D7%99%D7%A7%D7%95%D7%A8-%D7%91%D7%91%D7%99%D7%AA-%D7%A9%D7%9C-%D7%94%D7%93%D7%A8-%D7%A9%D7%A9%D7%9D-%D7%9B%D7%9E%D7%A2%D7%98-%D7%94%D7%9B%D7%9C-%D7%9E%D7%95%D7%AA%D7%A8.html

משפחות פארק הירקון

משפחות פארק הירקון
by שבתאי, חן. ; 
Language: Hebrew 
Publisher: ח. שבתאי, 2012

המשפחה המיוחדת שלי

המשפחה המיוחדת שלי 
 by Eitan Peretz 
Language: Hebrew 
Tivʻon : Galim - Hotsaʼat sefarim aḥeret, 2015. 
[24] p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN: 9789657602171 
Available: https://www.booknet.co.il/prodtxt.asp?id=89352#.Xgdz6BdKgQ8

שני אבות וילד, שתי אמהות וילדה : קובץ סיפורי ילדים על אהבה, גאווה ומגדר

שני אבות וילד, שתי אמהות וילדה : קובץ סיפורי ילדים על אהבה, גאווה ומגדר 
by בראונשטיין, דורון, 1976- מחבר. דורון בראונשטיין 
Language: Hebrew 
Publisher: לב ספרים הוצאה לאור 
49 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
Available: https://shop.sifriapp.co.il/ebook/%D7%A9%D7%A0%D7%99-%D7%90%D7%91%D7%95%D7%AA-%D7%95%D7%99%D7%9C%D7%93-%D7%A9%D7%AA%D7%99-%D7%90%D7%9E%D7%94%D7%95%D7%AA-%D7%95%D7%99%D7%9C%D7%93%D7%94-%D7%A7%D7%95%D7%91%D7%A5-%D7%A1%D7%99%D7%A4/

Dad & Daddy : my family is different

Dad & Daddy : my family is different 
by A. J. Rodriguez 
Language: English 
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : Dorrance Publishing Co, [2017] ©2017. 
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 24 cm. 
ISBN: 1480942278 ; 9781480942271 
Summary: Dad & Daddy is the story of Mia, who has two dads at her house, just like some houses have a mom and a dad...or maybe just a mom. The book is an educational platform for children to help them understand that every family is different, but is loved the same. The book answers questions about naming parents--Dad and Daddy--and demonstrates how this family is just like any other, and that there are many ways to build a family as long as love lives at the center. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Dad-Daddy-My-Family-Different/dp/1480942278

Kenny lives with Erica and Martina : a story to explain diversity, equality and acceptance to children

Kenny lives with Erica and Martina 
written and illustrated by Olly Pike 
Language: English 
Finchley : Pop'n'Olly, 2019. 
1 volume : illustrations (colour) ; 21 cm. 
ISBN: 9780993340772 ; 0993340776 
Summary: A story to explain diversity, equality, and acceptance to children.
Available: https://www.brownsbfs.co.uk/Product/Pike-Olly/Kenny-lives-with-Erica-and-Martina---a-story-to-explain-d/9780993340772

Un regalo de cuento

Un regalo de cuento 
by Mariana Muscarsel Isla 
illus. by Lucila Adano 
Language: Spanish 
Argentina : Muchas Nueces, [2017]. 
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm. 
ISBN: 9789874670212 ; 9874670215 
Summary: Children's book which centers around two lesbian mothers and their child Lea. 
Available: https://articulo.mercadolibre.com.ar/MLA-702680803-un-regalo-de-cuento-cuento-infantil-familias-diversas-_JM?quantity=1

Tommy's 2 Mommies

Tommy's 2 Mommies 
by MaLisa Riley 
 illus. by Roey Cancio 
Language: English 
Independently published, 2019. 
39 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1697256538 ; 9781697256536 
Summary: Foster child, Tommy, using his incredible imagination, turns a simple weekend visitation to his mother's treatment center into an awesome adventure, learning along the way that love knows no limits. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Tommys-2-Mommies-MaLisa-Riley/dp/1697256538/

Umi and Uma: The Story of Two Mommies and a Baby

Umi & Uma : the story of two mommies and a baby 
by Nyesha Davis-Williams; Samantha Davis-Williams 
Language: English 
[United States] : [Wooden Roses Publishing], [2018]. 
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm. 
ISBN: 9781732462700 ; 1732462704 
Summary: The perfect children's book for any household looking to add diverse children's books to their library, Umi, and Uma is the story of two mommies and a baby. Written by two real moms raising a new baby, this story within a story explains to baby Abigail how her two mommies decided to start a family in the faraway land of Astrin. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Umi-Uma-Story-Mommies-Baby/dp/1732462704

Be Amazing

Be Amazing 
by Desmond Napoles 
illus. by Dylan Glynn 
Language: English 
[S.l.] : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2020. 
40 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 0374312583 ; 9780374312589 
Summary: Throughout history, courageous people like Marsha P. Johnson, Sylvia Rivera, and RuPaul have paved the way for a safer, more inclusive society for LGBTQ individuals, and it’s thanks to them that people just like Desmond can be free to be who they really are. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/Be-Amazing-History-Desmond-Napoles/dp/0374312583

Ready or not here comes Emma

Ready or not here comes Emma 
by Kate and Jol Temple 
illus. by Christopher Cooper 
Language: English 
Independently published, 2019. 
35 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1077756135; 9781077756137 
Summary: READY OR NOT HERE COMES EMMA is one in a series of books crafted to reflect diverse family structures for young readers. Every kid should have the experience of finding a family just like theirs in the pages of a picture book. If they have TWO MOMS, TWO DADS, are being raised by their GRANDPARENTS or are part of a big BLENDED family - there should be a book with THEIR FAMILY in it. Now there is. Written by award-winning authors and lavishly illustrated - READY OR NOT HERE COMES... is quality children’s literature that is inclusive and designed to reflect families of all shapes and sizes. Choose the READY OR NOT book that reflects YOUR family. About the story: READY OR NOT HERE COMES EMMA is a sweet tale about a little girl who looks up from her toys one morning to find her family - Gone! Follows a romp through the house as Emma seeks and finds every member of her family and finally discovers the reason they were hiding! A big surprise for a very special kid (Emma). Emma's family includes 2 Moms, a little brother, and a dog. Check out our other books for different family structures. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1077756135/

Two Fathers Are OK!

Two Fathers Are OK! 
by MyQueerNotes, LadyBee, RainbowCollection 
Language: English 
Independently published, 2018. 
56 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1790908558; 9781790908554 
Summary: In this book they explain families and family diversity with simple language and beautiful pictures. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1790908558/

Plenty of Hugs

Plenty of Hugs 
by Fran Manushkin 
illus. by Kate Alizadeh 
Language: English 
[S.l.] : Dial Books, 2020. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 0525554017 ; 9780525554011 
Summary: This cheerful book follows a family from morning to night in lively rhyme that rolls off the tongue. There's a buzz for each bug, and a breeze for each tree, and plenty of hugs for you and me. The toddler and mommies take a morning bike ride to a farm stand, they visit a zoo in the afternoon, and in the evening there's the bath and storybook routine before the child is tucked cozily into bed. There are seas for ships and kisses for lips, so we can whisper I love you! This is sure to become a preschool favorite, for bedtime and any time. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0525554017/

Fitz Goes to the Pool (Fridays with Fitz)

Fitz Goes to the Pool (Fridays with Fitz) 
by Tracey Wimperly 
illus. by Rose Mason 
Language: English 
Friesen Press, 2019. 
44 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1525547852 ; 9781525547850 
Summary: Every Friday, three-year-old Fitz spends the day with his grandparents while his two dads go to work. Today, his Gramma and Granfa take him to Gollywobble Pool to splash and play and eat yummy snacks. Fitz thinks he sees an octopus in the water, but is it real? Granfa will help him find out in this delightful tale of a curious boy with a big imagination.... 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1525547852/

What's the Fuss?: A Story About Pizza and Pineapple

What's the Fuss?: A Story About Pizza and Pineapple 
by Jude Navas 
illus. by Lexy Rodriguez; Rachel Jones 
Language: English 
Independently published, 2019. 
24 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1086854675 ; 9781086854671 
Summary: Using the common yet comical debate topic of "Does Pineapple go with Pizza?" Jude Navas expresses with melodic rhyme the beauty in each and every relationship. Enjoy a humorous perspective with charming illustrations. This story will be loved by tiny tots, to millennials, and above. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1086854675/

The Heart-Seed

The Heart-Seed 
by Sacha Fourneau 
illus. by Alma Parasca 
Language: English 
Independently published, 2018. 
24 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1730902871 ; 9781730902871 
Summary: When a prince falls in love with a gardener, there’s always going to be a problem. But when the prince discovers his beloved gardener made a bargain with a witch that cost him his heart, there is nothing he won’t do to get it back- but he can’t do it alone.Working together with the gardener, he creates something more beautiful than he could ever have imagined. Their shared quest brings them together- but will a terrible misunderstanding drive them apart?A five-minute read, designed for the little relatives of same-sex couples, to help explain that love comes in many different forms. Appropriate for ages three and up when reading together, or for ages seven plus when reading independently. Colourfully illustrated with friendly animal characters that little ones love, Parasca perfectly captures the magic of Fourneau’s fairytale love story. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1730902871

An ABC of Equality

An ABC of Equality 
by Chana Ginelle Ewing 
illus. by Paulina Morgan 
Language: English 
[Place of publication not identified], Frances Lincoln, 2019. 
52 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations ; 17 cm. 
ISBN: 9781786037428 ; 1786037424
Summary: From A to Z, simple explanations accompanied by engaging artwork teach children about the world we live in and how to navigate our way through it. Each right-hand page includes a brightly decorated letter with the word it stands for and an encouraging slogan. On the left, a colorful illustration and bite-size text sum up the concept. Cheerful people from a range of backgrounds, ethnicities, and abilities lead the way through the alphabet. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1786037424/

My dad thinks I'm a boy?! : a trans positive children's book

My dad thinks I'm a boy?! : a trans positive children's book
by Sophie Labelle
Language: English
London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2020.
1 volume : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 23 cm.
ISBN: 9781787752214 ; 1787752216
Summary: Stephie is 7 years old. She likes bugs, books and spaghetti. Also, she's a girl... which should be pretty easy to understand, right? Well, not for her Dad! He's been mistaking her for a boy since she was born and struggles to see her for who she is.
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1787752216/

Mabel : a Mermaid Fable

Mabel : a Mermaid Fable 
by Rowboat Watkins 
Language: English 
La Vergne : Chronicle Books LLC, 2020. 
40 p. : col. ill ; cm. 
ISBN: 9781452155272 ; 1452155275 
Summary: A silly read-aloud tale for kids about being yourself! Mabel isn't like the other mermaids. Lucky isn't like the other octopuses. But when they find each other, they discover that true friendship isn't about how you look, and that sometimes what we are searching for is right under our noses. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1452155275/

Auntie Uncle : drag queen hero

Auntie Uncle : drag queen hero 
by Ellie Royce 
illus. by Hannah Chambers 
Language: English 
[S.l.] : POW!, 2019. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1576879356 ; 9781576879351 
Summary: The narrator thinks it's awesome that his Uncle and his Auntie are the same person. Uncle Leo is an accountant and is great at helping with math homework. Auntie Lotta is a fabulous performer who loves to sing at home with her nephew. One day Lotta's family comes to watch her perform at the local pride parade. Suddenly, a dog breaks free of its leash and nearly causes a float-crash, but Lotta springs into action just in time to save the dog and the parade. The mayor wants to give her a medal for courage and to celebrate with all her friends, but Lotta worries that her friends who only know him as "Leo" won't get along with her fellow drag performers who know her as "Lotta." With the help of her nephew, they put together a fierce look that is both Leo and Lotta, the perfect ensemble for an Auntie Uncle. A sweet, uplifting story about boldly being your true self that's a "Lotta Fun." 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1576879356/

I Promise

I Promise 
by Catherine Hernandez 
illus. by Syrus Marcus Ware 
Language: English 
Arsenal Pulp Press, 2019. 
32 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1551527790 ; 9781551527796 
Summary: Featuring tender-hearted illustrations by renowned artist Syrus Marcus Ware, I Promise captures with love and honesty the intimate moments of parenting in all their messy glory -- from dealing with a kid who doesn’t want to brush their teeth to looking under the bed for monsters to cuddling after a long day. This charming picture book showcases the many shapes, sizes, and colors that families come in, emphasizing that every queer family starts with the sacred promise to love a child. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1551527790/

Ready or not here comes James

Ready or not here comes James 
by Kate and Jol Temple 
illus. by Christopher Cooper 
Language: English 
Independently published, 2019. 
35 p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 1077748655 ; 9781077748651 
Summary: READY OR NOT HERE COMES JAMES is one in a series of books crafted to reflect diverse family structures for young readers. Every kid should have the experience of finding a family just like theirs in the pages of a picture book. If they have TWO MOMS, TWO DADS, are being raised by their GRANDPARENTS or are part of a big BLENDED family - there should be a book with THEIR FAMILY in it. Now there is. Written by award-winning authors and lavishly illustrated - READY OR NOT HERE COMES... is quality children’s literature that is inclusive and designed to reflect families of all shapes and sizes. Choose the READY OR NOT book that reflects YOUR family. About the story: READY OR NOT HERE COMES JAMES is a sweet tale about a little boy who looks up from his toys one morning to find his family - Gone! Follows a romp through the house as James seeks and finds every member of his family and finally discovers the reason they were hiding! A big surprise for a very special kid (James). Jame's family includes 2 Dads, a twin brother and a baby sister. Check out our other books for different family structures. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1077748655/

Papa, Daddy, and Riley

Papa, Daddy, and Riley 
by Seamus Kirst 
illus by Devon Holzwarth 
Language: English 
[Washington, D.C.] : Magination Press, an imprint of the American Psychological Association, [2020]. 
p. : col. ill. ; cm. 
ISBN: 9781433832390 1433832399 
Summary: When a classmate insists a family must have a mother and a father, Riley fears she will have to choose between Papa and Daddy until her fathers assure her that love makes a family. 
Available: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1433832399/