Let's say it louder for the people in the back: Kids need queer books. Adults need queer books. Everybody needs queer books.
It's Pride Month again and most of us are probably spending it inside--celebrate with these fiction and nonfiction LGBTQ+ middle grade books.
Give kids access to language around identity, themes of acceptance, and heartwarming stories about queer kids with the children's books about identity.
We're getting more great queer kidlit, and the brilliantly-written and relatable stories in these LGBTQ middle grade novels will steal your heart.
Clinical psychologist and #ownvoices author Michael Genhart talks about his newest children's book Rainbow: A First Book Of Pride.