A Peacock Amongst Pigeons

Book cover for A Peacock Amongst Pigeons by Tyler Curry
Author

Tyler Curry

Illustrator

Clarione Gutierrez

Book Summary

A Peacock Among Pigeons is an LGBT-themed hardback children’s book that tells the tale of learning how to stand out when you can’t fit in. This children’s story teaches the importance of celebrating our differences and learning to love the feathers you live in. Peter the peacock doesn’t know how it happened, but he found himself growing up in a flock of pigeons. Surrounded by a world of grey, he found himself feeling less than his peers and was embarrassed by his feathers. After he fails to blend in, he decides that it’s time to learn to fly on his own. Along the way, he meets new bird friends from all different flocks that teach him a lesson he will never forget.

2SLGBTQIA; Inclusion; Gender norms; Celebrating differences; Toxic masculinity; Fragile masculinity; Acceptance

Age Range
Ages 4 to 8 (grades K-3)
ISBN #
978-1631773259
Publisher
Mascot Books Inc (Nov. 3 2015)
Book Category
Sexual Orientation
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