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All Families Are Special
All Families Are Special

Norma Simon · A. Whitman & Co.
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

When Mrs. Mack says she will soon be a grandmother, her students realize that teachers have families just like they do Suddenly everyone in the class wants to share information about his or her own unique family. Sarah tells of flying to China with her parents where they adopted her sister,...
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This Day in June
This Day in June

Gayle E. Pitman · Magination Press
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Winner, 2015 Notable Books for a Global Society AwardsIn a wildly whimsical, validating, and exuberant reflection of the LGBT community, This Day In June welcomes readers to experience a pride celebration and share in a day when we are all united. Also included is a Reading Guide chock-full...
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And Tango Makes Three
And Tango Makes Three

Justin Richardson · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

And Tango Makes Three is the bestselling, heartwarming true story of two penguins who create a nontraditional family.At the penguin house at the Central Park Zoo, two penguins named Roy and Silo were a little bit different from the others. But their desire for a family was the same. And with...
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In Our Mothers' House
In Our Mothers' House

Patricia Polacco · Philomel Books
Pages: 48
Format: Print book

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?...
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Uncle Bobby's Wedding
Uncle Bobby's Wedding

Sarah S Brannen · G. P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Bobby and Jamie are getting married, but Bobby?s niece Chloe is worried that she won?t be his favorite person anymore. Will Uncle Bobby still think she is special? Sarah Brannen?s warm story is set in an alternative family as Uncle Bobby marries his boyfriend. Uncle Bobby?s Wedding embraces...
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My Princess Boy
My Princess Boy

Cheryl Kilodavis · Aladdin
Pages: 36
Format: Print book

Dyson loves pink, sparkly things. Sometimes he wears dresses. Sometimes he wears jeans. He likes to wear his princess tiara, even when climbing trees. He's a Princess Boy. Inspired by the author's son, and by her own initial struggles to understand, this is a heart-warming book about unconditional...
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Daddy, Papa, and Me
Daddy, Papa, and Me

Lesl?a Newman · Tricycle Press
Pages: 32
Format: Book

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...
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Heather Has Two Mommies: 20th Anniversary Edition
Heather Has Two Mommies: 20th Anniversary Edition

Lesléa Newman · Alyson Books
Pages: 36
Format: Paperback

The first lesbian-themed children's book ever published - now in color - Lesléa Newman's groundbreaking children's book has an enduring message about acceptance and tolerance that will appeal to readers of all ages and backgrounds: The most important thing about any family is that all the people...
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10,000 Dresses
10,000 Dresses

Marcus Ewert · Seven Stories Press
Pages: 32
Format: Book

Every night, Bailey dreams about magical dresses: dresses made of crystals and rainbows, dresses made of flowers, dresses made of windows. . . . Unfortunately, when Bailey's awake, no one wants to hear about these beautiful dreams. Quite the contrary. "You're a BOY!" Mother and Father...
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The Different Dragon
The Different Dragon

Jennifer Bryan · Two Lives Publ.
Pages: 32
Format: Book

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...
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The Popularity Papers: Book Two: The Long-Distance Dispatch Between Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-Chang
The Popularity Papers: Book Two: The Long-Distance Dispatch Between Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-Chang

Amy Ignatow · Amulet Books
Pages: 205
Format: Hardcover

Best friends Lydia Goldblatt and Julie Graham-Chang are as ready as they'll ever be to start junior high. But before they can try out the lessons they've learned about friendship and popularity, tragedy strikes: Lydia's mom is moving her family to London for six months. Separated for the first...
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Hit the Road, Manny: A Manny Files Novel
Hit the Road, Manny: A Manny Files Novel

Christian Burch · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 233
Format: Print book

Cue the pretend drum-roll: Keats's parents have a big surprise. No, they're not having a new baby. It's -- wait for it, wait for it -- a family road trip! Okay, so this is not exactly the birthday present Keats had in mind (no iPod?!) , but when Dad parks a rented RV in the Dalinger's...
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Better Nate Than Ever
Better Nate Than Ever

Tim Federle · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 275
Format: Paperback

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, a Publishers' Weekly Best Book of the Year, and a Slate Favorite Book of the Year. A small-town boy hops a bus to New York City to crash an audition for E.T.: The Musical.Nate Foster has big dreams. His whole life, he's wanted to star in a Broadway...
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Drama
Drama

Raina Telgemeier · Graphix/Scholastic
Pages: 233
Format: Paperback

From Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile and Sisters! Callie loves theater. And while she would totally try out for her middle school's production of Moon over Mississippi, she can't really sing. Instead she's the set designer...
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Keeper
Keeper

Kathi Appelt · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 399
Format: Book

Newbery Medal Honoree Kathi Appelt enchants with a tale about mermaids, mermen, and what happens when you believe in fairy tales for too long.Keeper was born in the ocean, and she believes she is part mermaid. So when she accidentally sets off a series of disasters, she goes out looking...
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Luv Ya Bunches: A Flower Power Book
Luv Ya Bunches: A Flower Power Book

Lauren Myracle · Amulet Books
Pages: 335
Format: Paperback

What do Katie-Rose, Yasaman, Milla, and Violet have in common? Other than being named after flowers, practically nothing. Katie-Rose is a film director in training. Yasaman is a computer whiz. Milla is third in command of the A list. And Violet is the new girl in school. They're fab girls,...
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