Category Archives: Perfect Picture Book Friday

Two Grooms On a Cake – Pride Month PPBF

Title: Two Grooms on a Cake Author: Rob Sanders Illustrator: Robbie Cathru Publisher: Little Bee Books, 2021 Ages: 5-8 Format/Genre: narrative nonfiction Themes: Pride Month, marriage laws, weddings, wedding cakes, marriage equality, lgbtqia+, Michael McConell and Jack Baker, queer history Opening: Two grooms on top … Continue reading

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All Kinds of Families – Pride Month PPBF

Title: All Kinds of Families Author: Suzanne Lang Illustrator: Max Lang Publisher: Random House, 2015 Ages: 2-5  Format/Genre: board book fiction Themes: Pride Month, families, family makeup, blended families, single parent families, queer families, step-families, open-mindedness, family love, lgbtqia+ Opening: Some children have lots of … Continue reading

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Bartali’s Bicycle – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: Bartali’s Bicycle, The True Story of Gino Bartali, Italy’s secret Hero Author: Megan Hoyt Illustrator: Iacopo Bruno Publisher: Quill Tree Books, 2021 Ages: 4-8 32 pages.  Genre: biography Themes: Italy, cycling, bicycles, WWII, Tour de France, Italian resistance, holocaust, athlete-activists Opening:Gino Bartali hopped on … Continue reading

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