Body Diversity

Fat and Queer: An Anthology of Queer and Trans Bodies and Lives Cover Image
ISBN: 9781787755062
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - May 21st, 2021

Winner - Reads Rainbow Awards Non-Fiction Category

'A joy to read' ESSIE DENNIS
'A beautifully written collection' JUNO ROCHE

We're here. We're queer. We're fat.

Disfigured: On Fairy Tales, Disability, and Making Space (Exploded Views) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781552453957
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Published: Coach House Books - March 3rd, 2020

Fairy tales shape how we see the world, so what happens when you identify more with the Beast than Beauty?


The Other F Word: A Celebration of the Fat & Fierce Cover Image
By Angie Manfredi (Editor)
ISBN: 9781419737503
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Published: Amulet Books - September 24th, 2019

The definitive collection of art, poetry, and prose, celebrating fat acceptance
Chubby. Curvy. Fluffy. Plus-size. Thick. Fat. The time has come for fat people to tell their own stories.

Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century Cover Image
By Alice Wong (Editor)
ISBN: 9781984899422
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Published: Vintage - June 30th, 2020


Bodies Are Cool Cover Image
By Tyler Feder, Tyler Feder (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780593112625
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Published: Dial Books - June 1st, 2021

This cheerful love-your-body picture book for preschoolers is an exuberant read-aloud with bright and friendly illustrations to pore over.

Her Body Can Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780578651484
Published: East 26th Publishing - February 18th, 2020

"Her body is beautiful-strong, kind and wise. All bodies are lovely no matter their size." Her Body Can is a book of poetic self-love and body positivity declarations for all young girls.

Don't Let It Get You Down: Essays on Race, Gender, and the Body Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982137267
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 13th, 2021

A powerful and provocative collection of essays that offers poignant reflections on living between society’s most charged, politicized, and intractably polar spaces—between black and white, rich and poor, thin and fat.

Savala Nolan knows what it means to live in the in-between.

Emmanuel's Dream: The True Story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah Cover Image
By Laurie Ann Thompson, Sean Qualls (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780449817445
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - January 6th, 2015

Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah's inspiring true story—which was turned into a film, Emmanuel's Gift, narrated by Oprah Winfrey—is nothing short of remarkable.

Ableism in Academia: Theorising Experiences of Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses in Higher Education Cover Image
By Nicole Brown (Editor), Jennifer Leigh (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781787354982
Published: UCL Press - October 13th, 2020

Rather than embracing difference, academic ecosystems seek to normalize and homogenize ways of working and of being a researcher. As a consequence, ableism is an endemic experience in academia, though to date no attempt has been made to theorize those experiences. Ableism in Academia provides an interdisciplinary outlook on ableism that is currently missing.

Roll with It Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534442566
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2020

“A big-hearted story that’s as sweet as it is awesome.” —R.J.

Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You Cover Image
By Sonia Sotomayor, Rafael López (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780525514121
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Published: Philomel Books - September 3rd, 2019

Justice Sonia Sotomayor and award-winning artist Rafael Lopez create a kind and caring book about the differences that make each of us unique.

A #1 New York Times bestseller!

Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award!