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LGBTQ Books for Kids

Here is a selection of great books for kids about LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning) experiences.

Click on the book to find out if it's available at your local County Library. If not, place it on hold, and we'll deliver it to your Library for pick up. Printable version of the list (PDF).

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Worm Loves Worm
J. J. Austrian
Picture Book, Preschool - Grade 3

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Red: A Crayon's Story
Michael Hall
Picture Book, Preschool - Grade 3

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Jacob's New Dress
Sarah Hoffman
Picture Book, Preschool - Grade 2

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This Day in June
Gayle E. Pitman
Picture Book, Preschool - Grade 2

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The Great Big Book of Families
Mary Hoffman
Picture Book, Kindergarten - Grade 3

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Heather Has Two Mommies
Leslea Newman
Picture Book, Preschool - Grade 3

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Call Me Tree
Maya Christina Gonzalez
Picture Book, Preschool - Grade 2

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Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress
Christine Baldacchino
Picture Book, Preschool - Grade 1

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Five, Six, Seven, Nate!
Tim Federle
Fiction, Grades 4 - 8

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George
Alex Gino
Fiction, Grades 3 - 7

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Keeper
Kathi Appelt
Fiction, Grades 3 - 5

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My Mixed-Up Berry Blue Summer
Jennifer Gennari
Fiction, Grades 4 - 8

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The Accidental Adventures of India McAllister
Charlotte Agell
Fiction, Grades 3 - 5

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Gay & Lesbian History for Kids: The Century-Long Struggle for LGBT Rights
Jerome Pohlen
Nonfiction, Grades 6 - 8

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The Popularity Papers: Research for the Social Improvement and General Betterment of Lydia Goldblatt & Julie Graham-Chang
 Amy Ignatow
Fiction, Grades 4 - 7

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The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher
Dana Levy
Fiction, Grades 3 - 6

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Respecting the Contributions of LGBT Americans
Anna Kingston
Nonfiction, Grades 3 - 6

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The Harvey Milk Story
Kari Krakow
Biography, Grades 3 & Up

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No Girls Allowed: Tales of Daring Women Dressed as Men for Love, Freedom and Adventure
Susan Hughes
Graphic Novel, Grades 3 - 7

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My Princess Boy: A Mom’s Story about a Young Boy Who Loves to Dress Up
Cheryl Kilodavis
Nonfiction, Kindergarten - Grade 2

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