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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 in June, the Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour will be joined by author Benjamin Dean for a week of events from 7-11 June. Sharing his debut book Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow, Benjamin will be talking about his experience as an author, and why sharing stories is so important.

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!


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!