Author(s): Rob Sanders; Steven Salerno (Illustrator)
The very first picture book about the remarkable and inspiring story of the Gay Pride Flag!
In this deeply moving and empowering true story, young readers will trace the life of the Gay Pride Flag, from its beginnings in 1978 with social activist Harvey Milk and designer Gilbert Baker to its spanning of the globe and its role in today''s world. Award-winning author Rob Sanders's stirring text, and acclaimed illustrator Steven Salerno's evocative images, combine to tell this remarkable - and undertold - story. A story of love, hope, equality, and pride.
PRAISE FOR PRIDE!
"Pride The Story of Harvey Milk and The Rainbow Flagbeautifullyatells theahistory of both Uncle Harvey's dream and hisacollaboration with Gilbert Baker to create a global symbol ofaequality andainclusion. This book tells a history that all children will cherish, and will inspire the next generation of hope givers, our world's youth"
- Stuart Milk, Founder and President of the Harvey Milk Foundation
oHarvey Milk and Gilbert Baker showed LGBTQ people that they should be proud of who they are and who they love.aThat is exactly what we do at The Trevor Project for LGBTQ youth in crisis. We're thrilled that more young people will learn the story behind the original rainbow flag.o
- Amit Paley, Trevor Project CEO and Executive Director