Dial Books for Young Readers
After seeing a ballet performance, Nate decides he wants to learn ballet but he has doubts when his brother Ben tells him that only girls can be ballerinas.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender nonconformity; masculinity; femininity; defying gender stereotypes
mother and father
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2007
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006
ballet; dogs; baseball; summer; pink; tutus; dancing
Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker, "Ballerino Nate" (2006). Diverse Families. 1155.