A Child's Introduction to Pride: The Inspirational History and Culture of the Lgbtqia+ Community

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Price
$21.99  $20.45
Publisher
Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
Publish Date
Pages
96
Dimensions
10.3 X 10.1 X 0.6 inches | 1.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780762481910
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About the Author
Sarah Prager is the author of Kind Like Marsha: Learning from LGBTQ+ Leaders; Queer, There, and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World; and Rainbow Revolutionaries: 50 LGBTQ+ People Who Made History. She came out as lesbian when she was fourteen and feels grateful for her extended LGBTQIA+ family and loves telling the stories of our shared history. She's written for the New York Times, National Geographic, The Atlantic, NBC News, and many other outlets about LGBTQIA+ topics.

Caitlin O'Dwyer is a passionate illustrator and designer with a focus on kids' literature and pet portraits. She was born in Albury, New South Wales, in southeastern Australia, and loved drawing from the moment she could pick up a pencil. Caitlin attended La Trobe University, completing her bachelor's degree in Graphic Design with a focus on Illustration in 2014. She currently lives with her partner Sue in Bendigo, Victoria, Australia.
Reviews
"A strong survey of queer culture and history."--Kirkus Reviews
"Prager has done a heroic job of crafting this crowded survey/history of LGBTQIA+ culture and community...The book is greatly enhanced by the many full-color illustrations by O'Dwyer. They help make this an agreeable introduction to a valuable subject."--Booklist
"A Child's Introduction to Pride is such an achievement...Anyone reading this will learn something new, but with every fact you read it's supports her larger message: Queer people have always been everywhere, across the globe, in all communities, in all time periods."--Joanna McClintick, author of 'Twas the Night Before Pride
"Highly recommended to readers of all ages, this book will certainly instill a sense of pride in everyone who reads it."--Lesléa Newman, author of Heather Has Two Mommies, Sparkle Boy, and Always Matt: A Tribute to Matthew Shepard
"Well-documented and exceptionally written with vibrant illustrations, this book is sure to engage children with LGBTQIA+ Pride."--Rainbow Round Table of the American Library Association
"This beautiful book helps introduce Pride and acceptance to young readers...the perfect gift for any young person in your life this Pride."--Good Housekeeping