George

George Written by Alex Gino 208 Pages “When people look at George, they think they see a boy. But she knows she’s not a boy. She knows she’s a girl. George thinks she’ll have to keep this a secret forever. Then her teacher announces that their class play is going to be Charlotte’s Web. George really, really, REALLY…

It’s Okay To Be Different

It’s Okay To Be Different Written and illustrated by Todd Parr 32 Pages With few words and bold colours, this author/illustrator masterfully and playfully celebrates difference and diveristy. From the sensitive (“It’s okay to be adopted”, accompanied with an illustration of a puppy in her pouch) to the silly (“It’s okay to eat macaroni and cheese in the…

Annie On My Mind

Annie On My Mind Nancy Garden Annie on my mind is groundbreaking book is the story of two teenage girls whose friendship blossoms into love and who, despite pressures from family and school that threaten their relationship, promise to be true to each other and their feelings. This book is so truthful and honest. Defiantly…

Ask The Passengers

Ask The Passengers A.S. King Ask the passengers, is the story of a girl named Astrid who is desperate to confide in someone, she can’t talk to her overly pushy mother, spacey father or sister who’s been pushing her away for years, Instead, Astrid spends hours lying on the picnic table in her back yard…

My Princess Boy

My Princess Boy Written by Cheryl Kilodavis Illustrated by Suzanne DeSimone 36 Pages Dyson is a princess boy:  he loves pink, sparkly things, dressing up and doing all things “girl.” Thankfully he has a family that loves him unconditionally, helps him feel confident in his decisions, and teaches him to believe in himself. Of course…