The following books capture the celebration of the gender spectrum, family structures, sexuality, identity, and more through engaging storylines featuring relatable children and young people. Promote awareness and advocacy with these children's books featuring LGBTQ+ voices and perspectives while also addressing universal themes in any relevant setting. See our LGBTQ+ Book and Resource List for more information about LGBTQ+ organizations and advocacy groups. 

LGBTQ+ Collection (5 Books): $81.75


Similarities and Differences, Siblings, Identity/Self Esteem/Confidence, Families, Cultural Diversity, Childhood Experiences and Memories, Breaking Gender Barriers, Biracial/Multiracial Interest, Bilingual, Empathy/Compassion, Realistic Fiction, LGBTQ, Diversity

Included formats shown below in BOLD


When Aidan Became a Brother

By Lukoff

Illustrated by Juanita

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: N
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: PreK - 3

DRA: 30

HC: $18.95

Antonio's Card/ La tarjeta de Antonio

By González

Illustrated by Álvarez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: Q
Spanish Guided Reading: P
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: 2 - 5

AR Level: 3.2 - 0.5
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 40

PB: $10.95

Call Me Tree/Llámame Árbol

By Gonzalez

Illustrated by Gonzalez

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: I
Spanish Guided Reading: H
Grade Level: 1
Interest Level: K - 4

Lexile Level: NP
DRA: 16

HC: $18.95

Sparkle Boy

By Newman

Illustrated by Mola

Teacher's Guide

Guided Reading: M
Grade Level: 3
Interest Level: K - 3

Lexile Level: AD490L
DRA: 28

HC: $18.95

Diverse Energies

By authors

Guided Reading: Z+
Grade Level: 5
Interest Level: 8 - 12

AR Level: 5.5 - 12.0
Lexile Level: N/A
DRA: 80

PB: $13.95
EBOOK: $7.99