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Roland Humphrey is Wearing What? – Book Review

Title: Roland Humphrey is Wearing WHAT? Written by: Eileen Kiernan-Johnson Illustrated by: Katrina Revenaugh Published by: Huntley Rahara Press, 2012 Ages: 4 upwards Themes: peer pressure, gender conformity, tolerance, self-acceptance, Openings Lines: “That’s right,” chimed in Lucy, who readily agreed,      … Continue reading

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10,000 Dresses – Perfect Picture Book Friday

Title: 10,000 Dresses Written by Marcus Ewert Illustrated by Rex Ray Published by Seven Stories Press, 2008 Ages: 5-8 Themes: transgender people, self-perception, dresses, relationships, Opening Lines:  Every night Bailey dreamed about dresses. Synopsis:  Every night Bailey, a little boy, dreams of dresses. Bailey proceeds downstairs … Continue reading

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Picture Book Perfect Friday – And Tango makes Three

And Tango Makes Three Written by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell, illustrated by Henry Cole Publishers : Simon and Schuster April 2005 Ages 3-8   Themes : penguins, zoos, love as the basis of family life , tolerance, adoption, diversity, homosexuality … Continue reading

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