Sewing the Rainbow


Sewing the Rainbow is a powerful true story about Gilbert Baker and the creation of the rainbow flag. Beautiful text and colorful illustrations teach children self-acceptance as well as accepting others. This story takes readers from Gilbert’s childhood in a small town in Kansas where he didn’t fit in, to his historic artistic career in San Francisco. Today the flag is everywhere, even in the small town where Gilbert grew up! This book shows that when you see a rainbow flag, you’ll know it’s okay to be your colorful self. Includes a “Note to Parents and Caregivers” with more about Gilbert and the flag’s history. Ages 5-10.

Additional information

Weight .75 lbs
Dimensions 10..1 × 8.2 × .3 in