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  • Published: 2 July 2018
  • ISBN: 9780399555312
  • Imprint: RHUS Children's Books
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP: $35.00

Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag



The very first picture book about the remarkable and inspiring story of the Gay Pride Flag.

JUNIOR LIBRARY GUILD SELECTION • Celebrate Pride and it's iconic rainbow flag--a symbol of inclusion and acceptance around the world-- with the very first picture book to tell its remarkable and inspiring history!

"Pride is a beacon of (technicolor) light." --Entertainment Weekly

In this deeply moving and empowering true story, young readers will trace the life of the Gay Pride Flag, from its beginnings in 1978 with social activist Harvey Milk and designer Gilbert Baker to its spanning of the globe and its role in today's world. Award-winning author Rob Sanders's stirring text, and acclaimed illustrator Steven Salerno's evocative images, combine to tell this remarkable - and undertold - story. A story of love, hope, equality, and pride.

  • Published: 2 July 2018
  • ISBN: 9780399555312
  • Imprint: RHUS Children's Books
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP: $35.00

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Praise for Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag

"Pride The Story of Harvey Milk and The Rainbow Flag beautifully tells the history of both Uncle Harvey's dream and his collaboration with Gilbert Baker to create a global symbol of equality and inclusion. This book tells a history that all children will cherish, and will inspire the next generation of hope givers, our world's youth" - Stuart Milk, Founder and President of the Milk Foundation Harvey Milk and Gilbert Baker showed LGBTQ people that they should be proud of who they are and who they love. That is exactly what we do at The Trevor Project for LGBTQ youth in crisis. We’re thrilled that more young people will learn the story behind the original rainbow flag.” - Amit Paley, Trevor Project CEO and Executive Director

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