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Pride Month resources

Learning type: Case study
Category: Author/book resource, Reading culture
Programme: Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour
Language: English
Genre: LGBTQ+
Age group: 9-11, 12-14
Topics: LGBTQ+

To celebrate Pride Month, the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour met author Benjamin Dean for a series events about his debut book Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow. Benjamin spoke to us about Pride, his experience as an author, and why sharing stories is so important.

Although Benjamin's videos were originally made during June for Pride Month, they can be enjoyed at any time of the year!

To watch

Watch this video of Benjamin introducing Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow. Benjamin also introduces some of the main characters in the story and gives an exclusive reading of the first chapter!

Video

More videos from Benjamin Dean

Now that you've been introduced to Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow, check out the other videos we made with Bejamin Dean:

Activity ideas

If you are feeling inspired after Benjamin's event, why not:

Resources to explore

There are organisations across the UK that have fantastic resources to help you explore LGBTQIA+ experiences and share LGBT history, here are just a selection:

Book list

If you enjoyed reading Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow then explore our LGBTQ+ book list for lots of other titles to get stuck into!