LGBTQ Family Books

LQBTQ FAMILY-FRIENDLY BOOKS FOR KIDS


And Tango Makes Three Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9780689878459
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 1st, 2005

And Tango Makes Three is the bestselling, heartwarming true story of two penguins who create a nontraditional family.


Mommy, Mama, and Me Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Carol Thompson (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781582462639
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Published: Tricycle Press - June 9th, 2009

Rhythmic text and illustrations with universal appeal show a toddler spending the day with its mommies. From hide-and-seek to dress-up, then bath time and a kiss goodnight, there's no limit to what a loving family can do together.

Shares the loving bond between same-sex parents and their children.


Daddy, Papa, and Me Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Carol Thompson (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781582462622
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Published: Tricycle Press - June 9th, 2009

Rhythmic text and illustrations with universal appeal show a toddler spending the day with its daddies. From hide-and-seek to dress-up, then bath time and a kiss goodnight, there's no limit to what a loving family can do together. Share the loving bond between same-sex parents and their children.


Operation Marriage Cover Image
By Cynthia Chin-Lee, Lea Lyon (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781604864229
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Published: PM Press - October 1st, 2011

8-year-old Alex has a fight with her best friend, Zach, who says he can no longer be her friend. Why? Because her parents 'aren't married'. This story looks at the humorous and heart-warming actions of Alex and her younger brother, Nicky, to convince their parents to get married.


In Our Mothers' House Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9780399250767
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Published: Philomel Books - April 30th, 2009

Marmee, Meema, and the kids are just like any other family on the block. In their beautiful house, they cook dinner together, they laugh together, and they dance together. But some of the other families don't accept them. They say they are different. How can a family have two moms and no dad? But Marmee and Meema's house is full of love.


This Is My Family: A First Look at Same-Sex Parents Cover Image
$7.19
ISBN: 9781438001876
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Published: Barron's Educational Series - October 1st, 2012

This new title in Barron's "A First Look At" series encourages kids of preschool through early school age to understand and overcome problems that might trouble them in social and family relationships.


Who's in a Family? Cover Image
By Robert Skutch, Laura Nienhaus (Illustrator)
$7.19
ISBN: 9781883672669
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Published: Tricycle Press - February 1st, 1997

Family is important, but who's in a family? Why, the people who love you the most This equal opportunity, open-minded picture book has no preconceptions about what makes a family a family. There's even equal time given to some of children's favorite animal families. With warm and inviting jewel-tone illustrations, this is a great book for that long talk with a little person on your lap.


Tale of Two Mommies Cover Image
By Vanita Oelschlager, Mike Blanc (Illustrator)
$8.06
ISBN: 9780982636671
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Published: Vanita Books - September 1st, 2011

A Tale of Two Mommies is a beach conversation among three children. One boy asks another boy about having two mommies. A young girl listening in asks some questions too.


A Tale of Two Daddies Cover Image
By Vanita Oelschlager, Kristin Blackwood (Illustrator), Mike Blanc (Illustrator)
$8.06
ISBN: 9780981971469
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Published: Vanita Books - April 1st, 2010

"A Tale of Two Daddies" is a playground conversation between two children. The boy says he heard that the girl has two dads. The girl says that is right--she has Daddy and Poppa. True to a child's curiosity, practical questions follow: "Which dad helps when your team needs a coach? / Which dad cooks you eggs and toast?" To which she answers: "Daddy is my soccer coach.


Donovan's Big Day Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Mike Dutton (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781582463322
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Published: Tricycle Press - April 26th, 2011

Donovan's two moms are getting married, and he can't wait for the celebration to begin. After all, as ringbearer, he has a very important job to do. Any boy or girl with same-sex parents--or who knows a same-sex couple--will appreciate this picture book about love, family, and marriage.


Let's Get This Straight: The Ultimate Handbook for Youth with LGBTQ Parents Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781580053334
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Published: Seal Press (CA) - September 28th, 2010

Let's Get This Straight reaches out to young people with one or more gay, lesbian, bi, or trans parents to provide them with the tools to combat homophobia, take pride in their alternative family structures, and speak out against injustice.


My Family: A Multi-Cultural Holiday Coloring Book for Children of LGBT Families! Cover Image
By Aiswarya M (Illustrator), Monica Bey-Clarke (Concept by), Cheril N. Clarke (Concept by)
$3.29
ISBN: 9780976727347
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Published: Dodi Press - December 11th, 2010

A multi-cultural holiday coloring and activity book for children of LGBTQ parents.


This Day in June Cover Image
$8.96
ISBN: 9781433816598
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Published: Magination Press - June 30th, 2014

In a wildly whimsical, validating, and exuberant reflection of the LGBT community, this title welcomes readers to experience a pride celebration and share in a day when we are all united.


Flying Free Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781594579721
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Published: Booksurge Publishing - December 13th, 2004

A picture book for children of LGBT and diverse families. Flying Free is narrated by a firefly captured by a five-year-old girl named Violet. Violet plans to use the firefly as her very own nightlight. Her mommies go along with the idea, but the firefly refuses to live in a glass jar. After several attempts, the firefly devises the ultimate escape plan. . .what will her fate be?


The Different Dragon Cover Image
By Jennifer Bryan, Danamarle Hosler (Illustrator)
$12.95
ISBN: 9780967446868
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Published: Two Lives Publishing - February 18th, 2011

This bedtime story about bedtime stories shows how a lively, curious boy helps one of his moms create a magical tale. Together they weave a nighttime adventures that lands young Noah and his singing cat Diva deep in dragon territory. Join them as they make an unexpected discovery and help a new friend find his way.


The Purim Superhero Cover Image
By Elisabeth Kushner, Mike Byrne (Illustrator)
$7.16
ISBN: 9780761390626
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Published: Kar-Ben Publishing - February 1st, 2013

Nate loves aliens and he really wants to wear an alien costume for Purim, but his friends are all dressing as superheroes and he wants to fit in. What will he do? With the help of his two dads he makes a surprising decision.