Happy Pride Month, Educated Nannies family! We want to celebrate our LGBTQIA+ friends and community by sharing a few inclusive reads for the month of June. We personally love to bring these books into our homes all year round, but during this month of celebrating inclusion, we wanted to share a few of our favorites.

Picture Books

And Tango Makes Three – Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell

Pink Is For Boys – Robb Pearlman

Grandad’s Pride – Harry Woodgate

All Are Welcome – Alexandra Penfold

Julian Is A Mermaid – Jessica Love


I Am Jazz – Jazz Jennings and Jessica Herthel

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress – Christine Baldacchino

When Aiden Became a Brother – Kyle Lukoff

It Feels Good To Be Yourself – Theresa Thorn

What Are Your Words – Katherine Locke

Middle Grade

Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World – Ashley Herring Blake

The Mighty Heart of Sunny St James – Ashley Herring Blake

Starcrossed – Barbara Dee

A High Five for Glenn Burke – Phil Bildner

Young Adult

Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda – Becky Albertalli

I’ll Give You The Sun – Jandy Nelson

Juliet Takes a Breath – Gabby Rivera

Some Girls Do – Jennifer Dugan

History Is All You Left Me – Adam Silvera


Endpapers – Jennifer Savran Kelly

Rosewater – Liv Little

Pomegranate – Helen Elaine Lee

This Unlikely Soil – Andrea Routley

Couplets – Maggie Milner


We hope that this list helps you bring inclusive reading to your home! We’ll be reading a few of these to celebrate Pride Month!