Pride Month Picks June 2021

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Por Booka Bookshop

Happy Pride Month!🏳️‍🌈
We are thrilled to be celebrating Pride this year by highlighting our very favourite LGBT+ titles with our special 'Pride Month Picks'.
Pride is all about celebration, solidarity and the promotion of equality and freedom. These are traits and values we are proud to embody at Booka. 
We believe it is so important to uplift and celebrate LGBT+ authors, illustrators and their stories, and we are very excited to be doing this throughout this June.

Have Pride: An inspirational history of the LGBTQ+ movement

Stella Caldwell

9,99 € 9,29 €

Bright bold illustrations fill this gorgeous book all about LGBT+ history aimed at children and teens.

The Queens' English: The LGBTQIA+ Dictionary of Lingo and Colloquial Expressions

Chloe O. Davis

14,99 € 13,94 €

The brand new comprehensive guide to LGBT+ terminology and slang. An in depth look at LGBT+ language from ancient times to modern day.

Queer: A Collection of LGBTQ Writing from Ancient Times to Yesterday

25,00 € 23,25 €

A fantastic anthology, carefully curated, bringing together a wide range of writing on LGBT+ love and gay experience.

The Queer Bible: Essays

20,00 € 18,60 €

Striking and thought-provoking essays from LGBT+ icons and trailblazers, about their personal experiences and the heroes through history that inspired them.

Grandad's Camper

Harry Woodgate

12,99 € 12,08 €

A beautiful story about new beginnings after loss and keeping memories alive. Fantastic representation for LGBT+ elders, combined with lovely bright illustrations.

The Pirate Mums

Jodie Lancet-Grant y Lydia Corry

6,99 € 6,50 €

Charming and laugh-out-loud funny, this is a fabulous picture book about learning to accept and own your identity. Celebrating what makes us different with a pile of pirate swashbuckling fun!

Love Frankie

Jacqueline Wilson y Nick Sharratt

7,99 € 7,43 €

From best-seller Jacqueline Wilson, this is a brilliant story about growing up and falling in love for the first time.

Felix Ever After

Kacen Callender

7,99 € 7,43 €

A brilliant Young Adult story of self acceptance and Trans identity. Thoughtful, nuanced, empowering and uplifting.

Heartstopper Volume Four

Alice Oseman

10,99 € 10,22 €

The latest installment in the popular graphic novel series, Heartstopper. A coming of age rom-com that is endlessly charming, sweet and funny.

The Book of Queer Prophets: 24 Writers on Sexuality and Religion

8,99 € 8,36 €

Moving essays from prominent members of the LGBT+ community on their personal relationships with faith, religion and sexuality, and how these different elements of their identity intertwine.

All The Things She Said: Everything I Know About Modern Lesbian and Bi Culture

Daisy Jones

16,98 € 15,79 €

An in-depth and engaging study into modern day Lesbian and Bisexual culture, and what it means to be a gay woman today. Sharply witty and incredibly insightful.

To be a Gay Man

Will Young

9,99 € 9,29 €

Will Young's intimate and vulnerable new autobiography, examining the impact internalised homophobia and shame had on his life, and his journey to the man he is today.

Uncle Bobby's Wedding

Sarah Brannen y Lucia Soto

6,99 € 6,50 €

A lighthearted and uplifting picture book celebrating gay love from the point of view of a young girl as she learns she is gaining a whole new uncle when her favourite uncle gets married.

What's the T?: The no-nonsense guide to all things trans and/or non-binary for teens

Juno Dawson y Soofiya

8,99 € 8,36 €

Another fantastic no-nonsense guide for teenagers from Transgender icon Juno Dawson. In depth and inclusive, this is the perfect introduction to all things Trans and Non-Binary.

Nen and the Lonely Fisherman

Ian Eagleton y James Mayhew

7,99 € 7,43 €

This picture book is a beautiful new take on the classic Little Mermaid story. Magical, gently romantic and very special.

The Secret to Superhuman Strength

Alison Bechdel

16,98 € 15,79 €

A new graphic novel from award winning Alison Bechdel. With her trademark wit, and familiar illustrations, Bechdel tackles aging and her lifelong relationship to exercise in this graphic memoir.