The Tiny Activist


Who are you? the kid’s guide to gender identity

Written by: Brook Pessin-Whedbee Illustrated by: Naomi Bardoff For Ages: 3 years and above Language: English Topics Covered: Gender Identity, Self Expression, Acceptance. Summary: This book is written in a conversational format with the reader, letting them know that whatever…

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I’m Jay, Let’s Play

Written by: Beth Reichmuth Illustrated by: Nomy Lamm For Ages: 3-8 years Language: English Topics Covered: Self-Esteem, Gender Identity, Self-Expression, Acceptance, Community. Summary: This book follows a child named Jay during their day at preschool.  Jay has short brown hair,…

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Written by: Stacy McAnulty Illustrated by: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Courage, Social-Emotional Development, Self-Acceptance. Summary: This book emphasizes that bravery comes in all shapes and sizes, and in some situations that you might not…

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ABC Mindful Me

Written & Illustrated by: Christiane Engel For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Mindfulness, Self-Expression, Meditation, Friendship, Yoga, Social Emotional Development. Summary: Much like Engel’s other books, this one introduces the intimidating topic of mindfulness in an approachable and…

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Princess Princess Ever After

Written & Illustrated by: Katie O’Neill For Ages: 9-12 years Language: English Topics Covered: LGBT, Strong Women, POC-Centric Narratives. Summary: In this graphic novel, princess Amira comes upon princess Sadie locked in a tower.  Amira rescues Sadie, and the chemistry…

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from the stars in the sky to the fish in the sea

one little boy ran up to the child and asked, “what are you supposed to be?” Miu Lan didn’t know how to answer. Written by: Kai Cheng Thom Illustrated by: Wai-Yant Li and Kai Yun Ching For ages: 3-8 years Language: English…

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