How to introduce children to the theme of gender equality

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Love is universal and all the same way. Mel Elliot, English illustrator and the author of the book The little girl with two dads, wanted to tell, with irony and delicacy, the story of a homogenitally family to face with the young the theme of diversity and gender equality in the family.

Love is universal and nothing should put this fundamental concept in question. He knows it well Mel Elliot, writer and illustrator English and author of the book The child with two dads, published in Italy by De Agostini, who tells, gently and simplicity, the story of a homogenitial family.

In particular, Mel Elliot, to face with the young the theme of diversity and gender equality in the family, created a plot, tender and ironic, which has as the protagonist Matilda, a child with a particular and beautiful family, composed of two dad.

Co-protagonist of the story is Pearl, a schoolmate of Matilda and a curious to discover the life of the poison with two fathers... As long as you realize that your friend's life is exactly like what she does: full of rules and recommendations. In short, having two dads is

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boring as much as having a mother and a dad!

We interviewed Mel Elliot, who in these days is at the Turin Book Fair and that in the Piedmontese capital, the book of him at 11 am in the May 12th.30 (with Enrico Galiano and Matteo Bussola at the Arena Bookstock), asking you to talk to us better than your book and give us some suggestions useful to introduce children to the theme of gender equality.

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