Kids' Books for Pride Month!

Striped rainbow painting on canvas

 

In our article on Pride Flags, we shared a great selection of adult and YA books featuring LGBTQ+ stories and characters.  Today, we're back with our Pride Month recommendations for kids' books!

Our booksellers have put together a list of all kinds of books—from educational resources to exciting stories with awesome representation.  Whatever your child's reading level, books can be a great way to start conversations—or just to help kids understand the diversity of the human experience.  Check out our list below, and share this year's Pride with the next generation!

 

And Tango Makes Three (Classic Board Books) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481446952
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little Simon - June 2nd, 2015

The GayBCs Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781683692508
Availability: Ships Today - Not Currently In-Store
Published: Quirk Books - May 4th, 2021

It Feels Good to Be Yourself: A Book About Gender Identity Cover Image
By Theresa Thorn, Noah Grigni (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250302953
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - June 4th, 2019

Julián Is a Mermaid Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

Julián at the Wedding Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536212389
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Published: Candlewick - October 6th, 2020

What Are Your Words?: A Book About Pronouns Cover Image
By Katherine Locke, Anne Passchier (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316542067
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 25th, 2021

When Aidan Became a Brother Cover Image
By Kyle Lukoff, Kaylani Juanita (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781620148372
Availability: Ships Today - Not Currently In-Store
Published: Lee & Low Books - June 4th, 2019

Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag Cover Image
By Rob Sanders, Steven Salerno (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399555312
Availability: Ships Today - Not Currently In-Store
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 10th, 2018

Pink Is for Boys Cover Image
By Robb Pearlman, Eda Kaban (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780762462476
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Published: Running Press Kids - June 5th, 2018

Born Ready: The True Story of a Boy Named Penelope Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593123638
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

Our Subway Baby Cover Image
By Peter Mercurio, Leo Espinosa (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525427544
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dial Books - September 15th, 2020

The Anti-Book Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525552413
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Published: Dial Books - April 6th, 2021

Rick Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338048100
Availability: Ships Today - Not Currently In-Store
Published: Scholastic Press - April 21st, 2020

The List of Things That Will Not Change Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781101938096
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wendy Lamb Books - April 7th, 2020

King and the Dragonflies Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338129335
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Press - February 4th, 2020