Rainbow: A First Book of Pride

Title

Rainbow: A First Book of Pride

Authors

Michael Genhart

Illustrator

Anne Passchier

Publisher

Magination Press

Publication Year

2019

ISBN

9781433830877

Pages

24 pages

Genre

informational guide

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Children from different kinds of families demonstrate the original meanings of the colors in the rainbow flag, and then come together at a Pride parade.

Grade Level

PK-1

Lexile Measure

240L

Diversity Topics

LGBTQ; Androgyny; Asexual/Aromantic; Bisexual; Gay/Lesbian; Gender nonconformity; Intersex; Transgender; gay; lesbian; queer; gay parent; gay / lesbian family member; gay child; lesbian parent; lesbian child; gay / lesbian grandparent; gay / lesbian sibling; same sex relationship; bisexual parent; bisexual family member; bisexual child; bisexual sibling; pansexual; transgender parent; transgender mother; transgender father; transgender family member; transgender child; transgender sibling; intersex parent; intersex child; intersex sibling; gender fluid; genderqueer; androgynous fashion; nonbinary parent; nonbinary child; nonbinary sibling; girls who dress as boys; boys who dress as girls; gender expression; gender identity; gender roles; gender variance

Main Character

female baby; male baby; female child; male child; female teenager; male teenager; adult female; adult male

Race/Ethnicities

Black / African-American / Brown-skinned; Undetermined; White / Caucasian

Awards

Golden Poppy Book Awards, 2019, Short List, Picture Books - Mirrors & Windows
INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards, 2019, Finalist, Picture Books Early Reader

Keywords

family; union; acceptance; love; openness

Diversity Impact

direct

Rainbow: A First Book of Pride

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