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This Day in June

Title

This Day in June

Authors

Gayle E. Pitman

Illustrator

Kristyna Litten

Publisher

Magination Press

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781433816581

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A picture book illustrating a Pride parade. The endmatter serves as a primer on LGBT history and culture and explains the references made in the story.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; Bisexuality; Transgender; gay; lesbian; transgender; bisexual

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

multiple

LGBTQ+

male/male female/female

Awards

Notable Books for a Global Society,2015 Children's Literature and Reading Special Interest Group IRA
Rainbow List,2015 ALA Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT)
Mike Morgan and Larry Romans Children's and Young Adult Literature Award, 2015 Winner United States
Stonewall Book Award, 2015 Winner United States

Keywords

gay pride parade; pride; education; LGBTQ community; history; culture

Diversity Impact

direct

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