A picture book that introduces the concept of gender identity to the youngest reader.
Theresa Thorn is the cohost of the parenting humor podcast One Bad Mother and the coauthor of You're Doing a Great Job! 100 Ways You're Winning at Parenting. She lives in Los Angeles, California, and It Feels Good to Be Yourself is her first book for children. Noah Grigni is a non-binary transgender illustrator, writer, and organizer whose bold and playful art has appeared in The Gender Identity Workbook for Kids by Kelly Storck and We're Still Here: An All-Trans Comics Anthology. Noah is from Decatur, Georgia, and now lives in Boston, Massachusetts. It Feels Good to Be Yourself is their first picture book.
This expansive, straightforward framing of gender emphasizes curiosity, joy, and positive self-expression . . . . Exceptional. --Kirkus Reviews, starred review The spirit of free expression and creativity infuses every spread of this inclusive exploration. --Publishers Weekly, starred review As the song has it, we're living in a big, wide wonderful world. And this book is a welcome addition to it. --Booklist, starred review