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REVIEW: The Ship We Built by Lexie Bean

The Official Description: "Sometimes I have trouble filling out tests when the name part feels like a test too. . . . When I write letters, I love that you have to read all of my thoughts and stories before I say any name at all. You have to make it to the very end to… Continue reading REVIEW: The Ship We Built by Lexie Bean

juvenile · lgbtqia content

REVIEW: Freeda The Frog and The Two Mommas Next Door

The Official Description: This is the 5th book in the series, and addresses gay parents, and explains to kids that parents are not necessarily always just a man and a woman. In this book, the tadpoles make a new friend named Jessica, who has two mommas. The tadpoles learn that there are many different types… Continue reading REVIEW: Freeda The Frog and The Two Mommas Next Door

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REVIEW: Princess Kevin by Michael Escoffier

The Official Description: This year, Kevin is going to the school costume show as a princess. His costume is perfect but he knows that the best costumes are authentic. So he is outraged that none of the knights will partner with him and complete the look. Things don't go quite a smoothly as he planned. Next year,… Continue reading REVIEW: Princess Kevin by Michael Escoffier