My Princess Boy
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender nonconformity; boys who dress as girls
This is a nonfiction picture book about acceptance. It tells the tale of a 4-year-old boy who happily expresses his authentic self by enjoying "traditional girl" things like jewelry, sparkles, or anything pink. It is designed to start and continue a dialogue about unconditional friendship and teaches children and adults how to accept and support children for who they are and how they wish to look.
mother and father
Choices,2012 Cooperative Children's Book Center; Gay and Lesbian Themes and Topics in Selected Children's and Young Adult Books,2009 Cooperative Children s Book Center; Readers' Favorite Book Award, 2011 Winner International; Readers' Favorite Illustration Award, 2011 Gold International
school; dress up; family life; tiara; ballerina; acceptance
Kilodavis, Cheryl, "My Princess Boy" (2010). DIVerse Families. 519.