Just Like My Family

by Ashley Molesso, Chess Needham

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Celebrate all types of families in this inclusive picture book that breaks down gender stereotypes while offering aspirational messages to young readers.

Whether a child wears pearls just like their daddy, grills with their mommy, braids hair like their baba, bakes yummy treats with their grandpa, sashays like their zaza, dresses...

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Published By Running Press Kids

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 32

Publication Date 05/07/2024

ISBN 9780762484508

Dimensions 10.1 inches x 10.15 inches

“With a neon palette, this title affirms families in all their diverse splendor beyond the binaries, religious conventions, and expectations that the world has created… reminiscent of Todd Parr’s The Family Book but with an even more expansive representation of family, genders, and roles. Celebrating families who are 'wonderfully different' with gusto, this title will be appreciated by a wide spectrum of readers and their families seeking to live their lives to the fullest expression of their true selves.”

— School Library Journal, starred review

“Groovy eye-catching art lends a cheerful retro vibe to this simple but effective ode to intersectionally diverse families…it’s a straightforward look at how close-knit, nonjudgmental support systems ensure that ‘I like to be myself just like... me!’”

— Publishers Weekly