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My Two Moms: Lessons of Love, Strength, and What Makes a Family

Title

My Two Moms: Lessons of Love, Strength, and What Makes a Family

Authors

Zach Wahls

Publisher

Gotham Books

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9781592407132

Pages

236 pages

Genre

autobiography

Format

full length

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

An advocate and son of same-gender parents recounts his famed address to the Iowa House of Representatives on civil unions, and describes his positive experiences of growing up in an alternative family in spite of prejudice.

Grade Level

9-12

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; lesbian; lesbian parents; two mothers; child of same-sex parents

Main Character

adult male

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

two mothers

LGBTQ+

lesbian females

Keywords

Iowa; friendships; bullying; hardships; Boy Scouts; same-sex marriage; US Supreme Court

Diversity Impact

direct

My Two Moms: Lessons of Love, Strength, and What Makes a Family

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