This Is Our Rainbow: 16 Stories of Her, Him, Them, and Us
The first LGBTQIA+ anthology for middle-graders featuring stories for every letter of the acronym, including realistic, fantasy, and sci-fi stories by authors like Justina Ireland, Marieke Nijkamp, Alex Gino, and more! From wind-breathing dragons to first crushes, discover story after story of joyful, proud LGBTQIA+ representation in This Is Our Rainbow.
A boyband fandom becomes a conduit to coming out. A former bully becomes a first-kiss prospect. One nonbinary kid searches for an inclusive athletic community after quitting gymnastics. Another nonbinary kid, who happens to be a pirate, makes a wish that comes true—but not how they thought it would. A tween girl navigates a crush on her friend's mom. A young witch turns herself into a puppy to win over a new neighbor. A trans girl empowers her online bestie to come out.
From wind-breathing dragons to first crushes, This Is Our Rainbow features story after story of joyful, proud LGBTQIA+ representation. You will fall in love with this insightful, poignant anthology of queer fantasy, historical, and contemporary stories from authors including: Eric Bell, Lisa Jenn Bigelow, Ashley Herring Blake, Lisa Bunker, Alex Gino, Justina Ireland, Shing Yin Khor, Katherine Locke, Mariama J. Lockington, Nicole Melleby, Marieke Nijkamp, Claribel A. Ortega, Mark Oshiro, Molly Knox Ostertag, Aisa Salazar, and AJ Sass.
|Lexile ® Measure||770L|
|Guided Reading Level||Z|
|Product Type||Paperback Books|
|Book Type||Short Stories, Essays & Anthologies|
|Additional Contributor||Nicole Melleby|
|Primary Contributor||Katherine Locke|
|Age Groups||Ages 7 to 9, Ages 10 to 12, Ages 13 to 15|