Meet Polkadot, big sister Gladiola, and best friend Norma Alicia, as they introduce young readers to the challenges and beauty that are experienced by Polkadot as a non-binary, transgender kid. Readers learn that gender identity is found "between the ears, not between the legs" and that biological sex and gender identity are not always the same.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; transgender child; non-binary
gender identity; identity; social acceptance in children; ally
Broadhead, Talcott, "Meet Polkadot" (2013). Diverse Families. 164.