20 Jun Book Review: This Day in June
A Top Ten Title, American Library Association Rainbow List
Winner, Notable Books for a Global Society Awards
This book shows a reflection of the LGBT community. In the book, readers will view a Pride celebration and be part of a day “when we are all united.” Included is a Reading Guide full of facts about LGBT history and culture.
In addition, the book includes a Note to Parents and Caregivers with information on how to talk to kids about sexual orientation and gender identity. This Day In June teaches acceptance, respect, and understanding of LGBT people.
Why the book is appealing for young readers
The book is very colorful and represents all different kinds of people and kids. The author uses fun rhyming words and the book depicts a vibrant parade. The book includes a reading guide at the end, which explains the Pride parade and the meaning behind the words and terms used in the book.
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