|Baldacchino||Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress|
A young boy faces adversity from classmates when he wears an orange dress at school.
|Brannen||Uncle Bobby’s Wedding|
Chloë is jealous when Uncle Bobby announces his wedding, until she realizes she'll soon have two uncles who love her.
|de Haan||King & King|
When the queen insists that the prince get married, the search for a suitable mate does not turn out as expected. See also King & King & Family.
|Fierstein||The Sissy Duckling|
Elmer the duck is teased because he is different, but he proves himself by not only surviving the winter, but also saving his Papa.
When Molly draws a picture of her two moms for Open School Night, one of her classmates makes her feel bad.
|Herthel||I Am Jazz!|
Jazz feels like a girl on the inside, though she looks like a boy on the outside; she is transgender. Based on the true story.
|Hoffman||Jacob’s New Dress |
Jacob, who likes to wear dresses at home, convinces his parents to let him wear a dress to school, too.
|Kilodavis||My Princess Boy|
A four-year-old boy loves dressing up in princess clothing.
|Kushner||The Purim Superhero|
When Nate’s friend pressures him to dress as a superhero for Purim, Nate seeks guidance from his Daddy and Abba.
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|Lindenbaum||Mini Mia and Her Darling Uncle|
Ella deals with jealous feelings when a new man named Fergus walks into her beloved Uncle Tommy’s kitchen.
|Newman||Donovan’s Big Day|
Donovan painstakingly prepares for his special role in the wedding ceremony of his two mothers.
|Oelschlager||A Tale of Two Mommies|
A young boy describes how his two mommies help him with all his needs.
|Polacco||In Our Mothers’ House|
Three young children experience the joys and challenges of being raised by two mothers.
|Pomranz||Made by Raffi|
A shy boy named Raffi defies other children’s teasing by knitting a masterpiece: a prince’s cape!
When Mike discovers that his rough-and-tumble new puppy is a female, he tries to make her into a dainty dog.
|Vigna||My Two Uncles|
Plans for Elly’s grandparents’ anniversary party are upset when Grampy refuses to invite Uncle Phil and his partner, Ned.
A young boy discusses his divorced father's new living situation with his male partner.
William’s father gives him a basketball and a train, but these toys do not make him want a doll any less.
|Agell||The Accidental Adventures of India McAllister |
India becomes closer to her artist-mother, strengthens her friendship with a neighbor boy, and learns to accept the man for whom her father moved away. (151 pp.)
|Ignatow||The Popularity Papers|
Lydia and Julie study the behavior of popular girls so that they, too, can be in the right crowd. One of the girls has two dads. (204 pp.)
|Levy||The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher|
Two fathers, four adopted boys, and a variety of pets make their way through a school year and deal with a grumpy new neighbor. (260 pp.)
|Myracle||Luv Ya Bunches|
Four friends, all named after flowers, navigate the ups and downs of fifth grade. One of the friends has two moms. (335 pp.)
|Fields||Gay and Lesbian Parents|
Information about what it’s like to have two moms or two dads, and what it's like when a parent comes out.
|Greenberg||Zack’s Story: Growing Up with Same-Sex Parents|
An eleven-year-old boy describes life as part of a family made up of himself, his mother, and her lesbian partner.
Children from diverse families share thoughts about their families.
|Richardson||And Tango Makes Three|
At New York City’s Central Park Zoo, two male penguins start a family by taking turns sitting on an abandoned egg until it hatches.
|Thomas||This Is My Family: A First Look at Same-Sex Parents|
Introduces children to families that have parents of the same sex.
Last Updated: 1/15
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