Children's Literature

7 Minutes in Book Heaven with A.J. Irving and The Wishing Flower

Hello! Meet A.J. Irving and her new book The Wishing Flower. An LGBTQ-inclusive story about understanding your peers, your feelings, and yourself, The Wishing Flower is a love letter to longing, belonging, and longing to belong. With stunning illustrations by Kip Alizadeh, The Wishing Flower will inspire readers to honor their wishes and show the…

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Being empathetic in all aspects of our lives with David LaRochelle

Welcome to our LGBT podcast This Queer Book Saved My Life! In this episode, we talk with award-winning children’s author David LaRochelle (he/him) about the LGBT book Conundrum by Jan Morris. David shares with us, “So, on one hand this book taught me a lot about transsexuals and that experience but the bigger impact that this book…

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