Award-winning kidlit creator Maya Gonzalez (illustrator of I Can Be . . . Me!) wrote a series of essays to celebrate Pride month. The excerpt below originally appeared on The Official SCBWI Blog, and Maya’s guest posts included:
- The bias no one talks about when bringing nonbinary representation to children’s books
- Color Me INFINITE PRIDE
- When the Trans March Ends Will the Children’s Books Keep Marching On?
- The Power of Pronouns is NOT in the Asking