Be Amazing: A History of Pride
Be Amazing: A History of Pride
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Be Amazing: A History of Pride

Written by Desmond Napoles & illustrated by Dylan Glynn
Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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In Be Amazing, drag kid Desmond is Amazing walks you through the history of the LGBTQ community, all while encouraging you to embrace your own uniqueness and ignore the haters. Desmond is amazing―and you are, too. Throughout history, courageous people like Marsha P. Johnson, Sylvia Rivera, and RuPaul have paved the way for a safer, more inclusive society for LGBTQ individuals, and it’s thanks to them that people just like Desmond can be free to be who they really are. Featuring illustrations by Dylan Glynn

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780374312589
    Publication Date
    May 26, 2020
    Page Count
    40
    Audience
    Picture
    Reading Age
    3 - 6 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0374312583

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