Rainbow: A First Book of Pride

Illustrated by: Anne Passchier 
Age Range: 3 – 5 years
Grade Level: Preschool – K
Pages: 24, Color
Size: 8″ x 8″
ISBN-13: 978-1-4338-3087-7
Publisher: Magination Press (May 2019)
Language: English

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A must-have primer for young readers and a great gift for pride events and throughout the year, beautiful colors all together make a rainbow in Rainbow: A First Book of Pride.

This is a sweet ode to rainbow families, and an affirming display of a parent’s love for their child and a child’s love for their parents.

With bright colors and joyful families, this book celebrates LGBTQ+ pride and reveals the colorful meaning behind each rainbow stripe.

Readers will celebrate the life, healing, light, nature, harmony, and spirit that the rainbows in this book will bring.


A primer that celebrates LGBTQ+ families by exploring the colorful meaning behind each rainbow stripe.  It describes parental love and also the love a child holds for their parents.  This is a much needed book.

“A welcome addition to rainbow bookshelves.” 

“Imagine if we lived in a world where picture books were more like this one?”

“This reaffirming look at rainbow families emphasizes their love and identity.”

“A vibrant and inclusive book that celebrates the diverse rainbow of families and the love that brings people together.  Told with bold and and spirited illustrations, the rainbow comes to mean so much more than individual colors but represents the pride, power and unity that exist when they all are celebrated together.”