Gay & Lesbian History for Kids: The Century-Long Struggle for Lgbt Rights, with 21 Activities

Jerome Pohlen (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$18.99  $17.47
Publisher
Chicago Review Press
Publish Date
October 01, 2015
Pages
192
Dimensions
11.0 X 8.5 X 0.5 inches | 1.4 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781613730829
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About the Author

Jerome Pohlen is a former elementary school science teacher, an engineer, an editor, and the author of Albert Einstein and Relativity for Kids, a 2013 VOYA Nonfiction Honor List title.

Reviews

"[L]ively and engaging prose... informative and appealingly told." --Kirkus Reviews
"[T]his is an important resource that belongs in every collection." --Booklist
"This vital and inclusive history fleshes out the LGBTQ education readers have long been denied, bringing it to light and giving it the attention it deserves... A necessary purchase for collections that serve middle grade and teenage patrons." --School Library Journal
"[E]veryone could use this kind of education." --POZ
"My hope is that this book finds its way into the hands of as many children as possible in the coming years, and adults should take a look too!" --Hotspots Magazine
"A fantastic resource that should be on the shelves of every school and public library." --Teen Librarian Toolbox
"[T]his is groundbreaking." --Liberty Press
"[A] much-needed history of the struggle for LGBT civil rights." --Social Educdation, starred review
"This is an important book that puts the present day gains of the LGBT movement into perspective for today's youth. Interesting, informative, and full of wonderful archival photographs, I applaud Jerome Pohlen for this significant contribution to LGBT literature for young readers. This is a wonderful book." --LeslΓ©a Newman, author, Heather Has Two Mommies and October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard