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Rainbow relatives : real-world stories and advice on how to talk to kids about LGBTQ+ families and friends

Author: Sudi Karatas
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Whether you have your own questions because you're preparing to come out to your kids, or you aren't sure how to explain to your kids why their uncle has a boyfriend or why their friend has two mommies, this book can help. With an entertaining and educational approach to educating yourself and your peers about the issues and topics surrounding the LGBTQ+ community, Rainbow Relatives will provide answers to your  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sudi Karatas
ISBN: 1510731733 9781510731738
OCLC Number: 1000367002
Description: xii, 216 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: A monster wasn't in your closet (but your uncle was) --
Daddy left Mommy for Tommy (when a parent comes out as gay) --
Two moms, two dads, today's families --
Transgender: "Kids, your Dad, well, she has something to tell you" --
Kids say the darndest things --
School (jeers to peers who bully queers) --
Religion: pray the gay bashers away --
Thoughts from therapists and psychologists --
Celebrity thoughts from open LGBTQ stars --
Support group/Resources for LGBTQ families --
Recommended reading and viewing --
We've come a long way: the last mile is always the longest.
Responsibility: Sudi "Rick" Karatas.

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