The GayBCs

by M. L. Webb

Hardcover, 2019





Quirk Books (2019), 32 pages


A joyous, timely alphabet book of LGBTQ+ vocabulary, celebrating the beauty of embracing one's true self.   In this inclusive book of ABCs, four friends play and explore during a playdate extravaganza. As they sashay out of closets and discover a wardrobe fit for a king or queen, they realize that many problems can be solved with a little makeup, imagination, and, of course, your best friends!    Featuring bright illustrations and upbeat, accessible poems, The GayBCs is perfect for fans of A Is for Activist and Feminist Baby--showing kids and adults alike that every identity is worthy of being celebrated.

User reviews

LibraryThing member clrichm
The message is good, but a little is lost in the execution. Not wild about the illustrations, and some of the rhymes don't scan, which is a personal pet peeve for which I refuse to apologize.
LibraryThing member Salsabrarian
From Ally to Intersex to Pan to Vogue, this rhyming alphabet book introduces terms mostly related to LGBTQ lives and culture, as a quartet of diverse kids hang out and play together. (Hope, Mountain and Unique are general intangibles.) A glossary in the back defines the terms. A couple of the rhymes don't work as structured but for parents and educators who want to instill inclusivity in their children, this is a good resource.… (more)


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Physical description

32 p.; 8.25 inches


1683691628 / 9781683691624


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