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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 29 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book The Girl With Two Dads by Mel Elliott
    The Girl With Two Dads - by Mel Elliott

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781405292436 | ISBN 10: 1405292431

    Pearl didn't want to upset her chum, but she had to ask, "where is your mum?"   Matilda explained that there isn't a mother, "I have two dads and they love one another.   A mum and a dad isn't always the rule, my family is different"   Pearl ... more

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  • Cover image of book All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman
    All Are Welcome - by Alexandra Penfold, illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman

    £6.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781526604071 | ISBN 10: 1526604078

    No matter how you start your day, What you wear when you play, Or if you come from far away, All are welcome here.   Follow a group of children through a day in their school, where everyone is welcome. A school where children in patkas, hijab ... more

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  • Cover image of book Me, Mummy & Mum by Gemma Denham
    Me, Mummy & Mum - by Gemma Denham

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780993557972 | ISBN 10: 099355797x

    Hello, my name is Jeremy. This is my Mum, and my Mummy. And this is Peg, she is our cat. She’s rather old, and rather fat. This is my story - come with me, And find out about my family. And all the things we like to do, I’m sure you like t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Love Makes a Family (Board Book) by Sophie Beer
    Love Makes a Family (Board Book) - by Sophie Beer

    £11.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780525554226 | ISBN 10: 052555422x

    This fun, inclusive board book celebrates the one thing that makes every family a family... and that’s LOVE.   Love is baking a special cake. Love is lending a helping hand. Love is reading one more book.  In this exuberant board book, many dif ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Prince and the Frog: A Story to Help Children Learn About Same-Sex Relationships by Olly Pike
    The Prince and the Frog: A Story to Help Children Learn About Same-Sex Relationships - by Olly Pike

    £10.99   hardback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781785923821 | ISBN 10: 178592382x

    This reimagining of a classic fairytale helps children understand that love isn't always between a boy and a girl.   Starring a prince who was magically turned into a frog and needs to find true love to break the spell, it is a funny, uplifti ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Lotterys Plus One by Emma Donoghue, illustrated by Caroline Hadilaksano
    The Lotterys Plus One - by Emma Donoghue, illustrated by Caroline Hadilaksano

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781509803200 | ISBN 10: 1509803203

    Meet the Lotterys: a unique and diverse family featuring four parents, seven kids and five pets - all living happily together in their big old house, Camelottery. Nine-year-old Sumac is the organizer of the family and is looking forward to a long sum ... more

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  • Cover image of book We are Family by Ryan Wheatcroft and Patricia Hegarty
    We are Family - by Ryan Wheatcroft and Patricia Hegarty

    £7.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781848576438 | ISBN 10: 1848576439

    All families are different - and yet in many ways the same!   This book uses a gentle rhyming text to follow eight different families, celebrating their everyday differences as well as the similarities they share. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Mama
    Mama's New Friend - by Laura Fry

    £11.95   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781546200543 | ISBN 10: 1546200541

    Rhythmic text and illustrations show a child navigating the waters of meeting the new friend that her mom brings home.   This book reassures children of the loving bond between them and their same-sex parents after divorce. It also shows the p ... more

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  • Cover image of book All You Need is Love: Celebrating Families of All Shapes and Sizes by Shanni Collins
    All You Need is Love: Celebrating Families of All Shapes and Sizes - by Shanni Collins

    £10.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781785922510 | ISBN 10: 1785922513

    A charming celebration of the different kinds of families and relationships.  Through colourful images and rhyming stories, the author depicts a range of families and lifestyles all grounded in love and acceptance.  With light-hearted humour an ... more

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  • Cover image of book Baby
    Baby's First Words - by Christiane Engel

    £10.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781782853213 | ISBN 10: 1782853219

    Say "hello" to your new favorite first words book! Baby's First Words was designed by a child development expert to support the way babies naturally learn language - and to start conversations!   Featuring a family with two dads, this pioneer ... more

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  • Cover image of book Heather Has Two Mummies by Lesla Newman, illustrated by Laura Cornell
    Heather Has Two Mummies - by Lesla Newman, illustrated by Laura Cornell

    £6.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781406365559 | ISBN 10: 1406365556

    All but unavailable since 2009, this delightful, important modern classic is back by public demand revitalised in an updated, beautifully illustrated new edition for young readers.  Celebrated author Lesla Newman and bestselling illustrator L ... more

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  • Cover image of book Stella Brings the Family by Miriam B. Schiffer, illustrated by Holly Clifton-Brown
    Stella Brings the Family - by Miriam B. Schiffer, illustrated by Holly Clifton-Brown

    £10.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781452111902 | ISBN 10: 1452111901

    Stella's class is having a Mother's Day celebration, but what's a girl with two daddies to do?  It's not that she doesn't have someone who helps her with her homework, or tucks her in at night. Stella has her Papa and Daddy who take care of her and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Two Mums and a Menagerie by Carolyn Robertson, illustrated by Patricia De Villiers
    Two Mums and a Menagerie - by Carolyn Robertson, illustrated by Patricia De Villiers

    £9.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780993115318 | ISBN 10: 0993115314

    Many families are different, this one has Two Mums. They have plenty of space and plenty of love, but will the Mums and their children be able to manage their ever expanding animal family?   A fun and lively book with delightful illustrations tha ... more

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  • Cover image of book Families, Families, Families! by Suzanne Lang, illustrated by Max Lang
    Families, Families, Families! - by Suzanne Lang, illustrated by Max Lang

    £6.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780552572927 | ISBN 10: 0552572926

    If you love each other, then youre a family . . .   Do you have two dads? Or one step mum? Or what about the worlds biggest grandpa?   Discover a whole host of silly animal families in this hilarious celebration of the love found in ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Great Big Book of Families by Mary Hoffman, Illustrated by Ros Asquith
    The Great Big Book of Families - by Mary Hoffman, Illustrated by Ros Asquith

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781847805874 | ISBN 10: 1847805876

    What is a family? Once, it was said to be a father, mother, boy, girl, cat and dog living in a house with a garden. But as times have changed, families have changed too, and now there are almost as many kinds of families as colours of the rainbow - f ... more

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  • Cover image of book Who
    Who's in My Family? All About Our Families - by Robie H. Harris, ilustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott

    £6.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781406345407 | ISBN 10: 1406345407

    A fun and friendly look at the many kinds of families that make up our world by best-selling author Robie H Harris.  Join Nellie and Gus and their parents for a day at the zoo, where they see all kinds of children and families both animal and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Two Dads by Carolyn Robertson, illustrated by Sophie Humphreys
    Two Dads - by Carolyn Robertson, illustrated by Sophie Humphreys

    £9.00   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780993115301 | ISBN 10: 0993115306

    Having Two Dads is double the fun!   Many families are different. This family has two dads. A beautifully illustrated, affirming story of life with two dads, written from the perspective of their adopted child. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Zak
    Zak's Safari: A Story about Donor-Conceived Kids of Two-Mom Families - by Christy Tyner

    £14.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781502325464 | ISBN 10: 1502325462

    Zak's Safari is a book about donor-conceived kids of two-mom families. When the rain spoils Zak's plan for a safari adventure, he invites the reader on a very special tour of his family instead. Zak shows us how his parents met, fell in love ... more

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  • Cover image of book Welcome to the Family by Mary Hoffman, illustrated by Ros Asquith
    Welcome to the Family - by Mary Hoffman, illustrated by Ros Asquith

    £11.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781847804617 | ISBN 10: 1847804616

    This book takes one element of The Great Big Book of Families – the arrival of new members into a family – and explores all the different ways a baby or child can become part of a family. The book includes natural birth within a nuclear family, a ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Tale of Two Mommies by Vanita Oelschlager, illustrated by Mike Blanc
    A Tale of Two Mommies - by Vanita Oelschlager, illustrated by Mike Blanc

    £8.95   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780982636671 | ISBN 10: 0982636679

    A Tale of Two Mommies is a beach conversation among three children. One boy asks another boy about having two mommies. A young girl listening in asks some questions too.  True to a child's curiosity, practical questions follow. "Which mom is there ... more

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  • Cover image of book Donovan
    Donovan's Big Day - by Leslea Newman, illustrated by Mike Dutton

    £12.99   hardback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781582463322 | ISBN 10: 1582463328

    Donovan's two moms are getting married, and he can't wait for the celebration to begin. After all, as ringbearer, he has a very important job to do.  Any boy or girl with same-sex parentsor who knows a same-sex couplewill appreciate this pictu ... more

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  • Cover image of book Dad David, Baba Chris and ME by Ed Merchant, illustrated by Rachel Fuller
    Dad David, Baba Chris and ME - by Ed Merchant, illustrated by Rachel Fuller

    £9.95   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781905664894 | ISBN 10: 1905664893

    This brightly illustrated book for children aged 5-10 years old tells Bens story about his ordinary life. Ben was adopted by his gay parents Dad David and Baba Chris when he was four years old, and they live happily together in an ordinary house ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Baby Kangaroo Treasure Hunt: A Gay Parenting Story by Carmen Martinez Jover
    The Baby Kangaroo Treasure Hunt: A Gay Parenting Story - by Carmen Martinez Jover

    £10.50   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9786070008467 | ISBN 10: 6070008464

    It is through stories that parents can explain to their children how they were conceived.  A Baby Kangaroo Treasure Hunt, a gay parenting story, explains how a pair of kangaroos: Jack and Sam, a gay couple, start a treasure hunt to have a child ... more

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  • Cover image of book Mommy, Mama and Me (Board Book) by Leslea Newman, illustrated by Carol Thompson
    Mommy, Mama and Me (Board Book) - by Leslea Newman, illustrated by Carol Thompson

    £6.99   hardback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781582462639 | ISBN 10: 1582462631

    Rhythmic text and illustrations with universal appeal show a toddler spending the day with its mommies. From hide-and-seek to dress-up, then bath time and a kiss goodnight, there’s no limit to what a loving family can do together.   Shares the l ... more

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  • Cover image of book Daddy, Papa and Me (Board Book) by Leslea Newman, illustrated by Carol Thompson
    Daddy, Papa and Me (Board Book) - by Leslea Newman, illustrated by Carol Thompson

    £6.99   hardback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781582462622 | ISBN 10: 1582462623

    Rhythmic text and illustrations with universal appeal show a toddler spending the day with its daddies.  From hide-and-seek to dress-up, then bath time and a kiss goodnight, there's no limit to what a loving family can do together. Share the lov ... more

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  • Cover image of book And Tango Makes Three by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell, illustrated by Henry Cole
    And Tango Makes Three - by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell, illustrated by Henry Cole

    £7.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781847381484 | ISBN 10: 1847381480

    Roy and Silo are just like the other penguin couples at the zoo - they bow to each other, walk together and swim together. But Roy and Silo are a little bit different - they're both boys.  Then, one day, when Mr Gramzay the zookeeper finds ... more

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  • Cover image of book Josh and Jaz Have Three Mums by Hedi Argent and Amanda Wood
    Josh and Jaz Have Three Mums - by Hedi Argent and Amanda Wood

    £9.95   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781905664122 | ISBN 10: 1905664125

    Josh and Jaz are five-year-old twins who have been adopted. They live with their two mums, Sue and Fran, and their dog Bumps. When their school teacher asks them to produce a family tree, the twins are upset and worried that everyone in their class w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Picnic in the Park by Joe Griffiths and Tony Pilgrim (Illustrated by Lucy Pearce)
    Picnic in the Park - by Joe Griffiths and Tony Pilgrim (Illustrated by Lucy Pearce)

    £9.95   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781905664085 | ISBN 10: 1905664087

    What is a family? There continues to be much debate about what constitutes a family. Some still see the traditional nuclear family as the ideal; others accept that the family is transforming itself, and todays diversity of family life should be cele ... more

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  • Cover image of book Who
    Who's in a Family? - by Robert Skutch, illustrated by Laura Nienhaus

    £7.99   paperback   (1998) - ISBN 13: 9781883672669 | ISBN 10: 188367266x

    Family is important. But who's in a family? This picture book provides the answer with a series of family snapshots that has no preconceptions about what makes a family. There are even snapshots from some of children's favourite animal families. ... more

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