Queer Picture Books 2018 Pride Edition

(Disclaimer: These are picture books that I'm excited about, but if there's a collection you feel I've overlooked -- please contact me.)

| Bundo, Marlon (Author), Twiss, Jill (With), Keller (Gerald Kelley), Eg (Illustrator) | Chronicle Books

Prince & Knight | Haack, Daniel (Author), Lewis, Stevie (Illustrator) | Little Bee Books

Jerome by Heart | Scotto, Thomas (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Tallec, Olivier (Artist), Bedrick, Claudia (Translator), Snelson, Karin (Translator) | Enchanted Lion Books

ABC a Family Alphabet Book | Combs, Bobbie (Author), Rappa, Desiree & Brian (Illustrator) | Two Lives Publishing

Harriet Gets Carried Away | Sima, Jessie (Author/Illustrator) | Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Not Quite Narwhal | Sima, Jessie (Author/Illustrator) | Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

We Are One: The Story of Bayard Rustin | Brimner, Larry Dane (Author) | Calkins Creek Books

Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag | Sanders, Rob (Author), Salerno, Steven (Illustrator) | Random House Books for Young Readers

Julián is a Mermaid | Love, Jessica (Author/Illustrator) | Candlewick Press

When You Look Out the Window: How Phyllis Lyon and del Martin Built a Community | Pitman, Gayle E (Author), Lyles, Christopher (Illustrator) | Magination Press

This Day in June | Pitman, Gayle E (Author), Litten, Kristyna (Illustrator) | Magination Press

The Different Dragon | Bryan, Jennifer (Author), Hosler, Danamarle (Illustrator) | Two Lives Publishing

Sewing the Rainbow: A Story about Gilbert Baker | Pitman, Gayle E (Author), Clifton-Brown, Holly (Illustrator) | Magination Press

Stella Brings the Family | Schiffer, Miriam B (Author), Clifton-Brown, Holly (Illustrator) | Chronicle Books

My Princess Boy | Kilodavis, Cheryl (Author), DeSimone, Suzanne (Illustrator) | Aladdin Paperbacks

Who Are You?: The Kid's Guide to Gender Identity | Pessin-Whedbee, Brook (Author), Bardoff, Naomi (Illustrator) | Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Jack (Not Jackie) | Silverman, Erica (Author), Hatam, Holly (Illustrator) | Little Bee Books

And Tango Makes Three | Richardson, Justin (Author), Parnell, Peter (Author), Cole, Henry (Illustrator) | Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Worm Loves Worm | Austrian, J J (Author), Curato, Mike (Illustrator) | Balzer & Bray/Harperteen

Call Me Tree: Llamame Arbol | Christina Gonzalez, Maya (Author/Illustrator) | Children's Book Press

The Gender Wheel: A Story About Bodies and Gender for EverybodyChristina Gonzalez, Maya (Author/Illustrator) | Reflection Press

The Boy Who Cried Fabulous | Newman, Leslea (Author), Ferguson, Peter (Illustrator) | Tricycle Press

Donovan's Big Day | Newman, Leslea (Author), Dutton, Mike (Illustrator) | Tricycle Press

I Am Jazz | Herthel, Jessica (Author), Jennings, Jazz (Author), McNicholas, Shelagh (Illustrator) | Dial Books

The Boy & The Bindi | Shraya, Vivek (Author), Perera, Rajni (Illustrator) | Arsenal Pulp Press

They She He Me: Free to Be! | Christina Gonzalez, Maya (Author), Sg, Matthew (Author) | Reflection Press

Pink Is for Boys | Pearlman, Robb (Author), Kaban, Eda (Illustrator) | Running Press Kids

Heather Has Two Mommies | Newman, Leslea (Author), Cornell, Laura (Illustrator) | Candlewick Press

Morris Micklewhite and The Tangerine Dress | Baldacchino, Christine (Author), Malenfant, Isabelle (Illustrator) | Groundwood Books

Red: A Crayon's Story | Hall, Michael (Author/Illustrator) | Greenwillow Books

Introducing Teddy: A Gentle Story about Gender and Friendship | Walton, Jess (Author), MacPherson, Dougal (Illustrator) | Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books

Real Sisters Pretend | Lambert, Megan Dowd (Author), Tadgell, Nicole (Illustrator) | Tilbury House Publishers

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(Disclaimer: These are the poetry collections that I'm excited about, but if there's a collection you feel I've overlooked -- please contact me.)

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