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New Kids’ Picture Book and Video on Gender Identity

Who Are You?

In light of the Trump administration’s decision yesterday to rescind guidance that protected transgender students, I felt it was especially important to share a great new resource for kids (and their grown-ups) about gender identity.

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Children’s Books on Immigration, Refugees, and Resistance

My Night in the Planetarium

Looking for books to explain to your children some of the issues and stories around immigration, refugees, and the growing resistance movement in the U.S.? Here are some that may help.

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10th Annual Rainbow Book List of Librarian-Recommended, LGBTQ-Inclusive Kids’ and YA Books

The 10th Annual Rainbow Book List of librarian-recommended, LGBTQ-inclusive books for children and young adults is now out, with more than 50 new titles!

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Bestseller and 1st Book by Trans Mom Win Stonewall Awards for LGBT-Inclusive Kids’ Books

If I Was Your Girl

A book from a long-running, NYT-bestselling series and the first novel by a transgender mother both win the American Library Association’s annual Stonewall Book Award for LGBT-inclusive children’s and young adult books.

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Inauguration Preacher Once Tried to Remove “Heather Has Two Mommies” from Library

Heather Has Two Mommies

Rev. Robert Jeffress, who preached at a private prayer service for now-President Donald Trump just before the inauguration, once tried to remove Heather Has Two Mommies and Daddy’s Roommate from his local library—but his efforts backfired.

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