Finding children’s books that reflect different family situations can be difficult. Whether it’s blended, single-parent, grandparents, adopted, or gay, all children deserve to have books that reflect their experiences. Here are some books that can be great for children who have gay parents, or for parents who are looking to teach their children about different kinds of families. Let us know if you have other favorites!
Mommy, Mama, and Me by Leslea Newman and Carol Thompson
Daddy, Papa, and Me by Leslea Newman and Carol Thompson
And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell
The Different Dragon by Jennifer Bryan and Danamarle Hosler
King and King by Linda de Haan and Stern Nijland
Who’s in a Family? by Robert Skutch and Laura Nienhaus
All Kinds of Families by Mary Ann Hoberman and Marc Boutavant