Lesléa Newman’s Belinda’s Bouquet (1991)

Belinda's Bouquet by Leslea Newman (1989-06-02)Belinda’s Bouquet (1991), an Alyson Wonderland publication written by Lesléa Newman and cheerfully illustrated by Michael Willhoite, is a far more subtle depiction of lesbian parenting than was common in the early 1990s. The story is narrated by a young boy named Daniel, although it focuses on his best friend Belinda’s body image. Continue reading

Suzanne Dewitt Hall’s Rumplepimple (2015) and Rumplepimple Goes to Jail (2017)

Rumplepimple (The Adventures of Rumplepimple) (Volume 1)

Rumplepimple Goes to Jail (The Adventures of Rumplepimple) (Volume 2)Rumplepimple (2015) and Rumplepimple Goes to Jail (2017), written by Suzanne Dewitt Hall and illustrated by Kevin Scott Gierman, focuses on the exploits of Rumplepimple, a wire fox terrier with lots of energy and a strong sense of adventure. Rumplepimple lives with his cat sister, Chicken, and his two moms. Continue reading