Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag
Random House Books for Young Readers
In this deeply moving and empowering true story, young readers will trace the life of the Gay Pride Flag, from its beginnings in 1978 with social activist Harvey Milk and designer Gilbert Baker to its spanning of the globe and its role in today's world. Award-winning author Rob Sanders's stirring text, and acclaimed illustrator Steven Salerno's evocative images, combine to tell this remarkable - and undertold - story. A story of love, hope, equality, and pride.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gay/Lesbian; gay; gay adults; lesbian; lesbian adults
mother and father
gay males; lesbian females
Amazon Editors' Picks: Best Books of the Year, 2018 Children's Non Fiction
empowerment; origin of the pride flag; assassination; politics; community; protests; rainbow
Sanders, Rob, "Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag" (2018). Diverse Families. 1661.