Stella’s Brave Voice by Marissa Bader is an instructive and enjoyable follow-up to The Only Me—and definitely not just for twins!
Browsing: Books About Identity
I Love Everything About Me is an upbeat, vibrant picture book. Simple rhyming text makes this volume’s uplifting message about identity, diversity, and joy.
These kids’ books are focused on gender identity and underscore the importance of embracing difference and honoring our authentic selves.
Wholeheartedly recommended, Melissa leaves readers feeling inspired and empowered to take on anything that comes their way.
Close Yet Far, by Roberta R. Carr and Sierra Treewater, is a compelling, thoughtful, and enjoyable read—perfect for the classroom or summer reading.
My Name Is Not Ed Tug, by Amy Nielander, is an enjoyable, gently humorous way to introduce young readers to ideas about identity and diversity.
I Want a Nickname reminds readers that they do not need to change to accommodate the convenience of others—they can be proud to be who they are.
Julio Torres and Julian Glander, talk about their picture book I Want to Be a Vase. This book makes for an important conversation starter on identity.
THE CHAMELEON’S TRUE COLORS, by Yuliya Pankratova, would be an excellent addition to a child’s library, or to be read in a classroom.
In this episode, I talk with #1 New York Times bestselling author Gayle Forman about Frankie and Bug, a poignant and powerful coming-of-age story.