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Roland Humphrey is Wearing a What?

Title

Roland Humphrey is Wearing a What?

Illustrator

Katrina Revenaugh

Publisher

Huntley Rahara Press

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9780615666556

Pages

40 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book; stories in rhyme

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Roland Humphrey is a little boy who likes sparkly things and bright colors. He likes both sports and ballet, and doesn't understand why girls can like both but not boys. Will he bow to peer pressure, or follow his heart and be the authentic Roland Humphrey?

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender nonconformity; boys who dress as girls; gender identity; gender roles

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

clothing and dress; individuality; conformity; clothing patterns; ornaments; school; parental support

Diversity Impact

direct

Roland Humphrey is Wearing a What?


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