La mochila rosa

(The pink rucksack) Book not yet available in English


Álex is an 8-year-old boy who identifies himself as a girl. Her brother and classmates make fun of her, so she seeks comfort in the fantasy world of her pink backpack. However, an unexpected event and a new friend help her to gain respect and acceptance from others.


This book addresses the issue of gender identity in childhood, and of the respect for diversity. It includes a guide for families and educators, and also activities to work on this topic.

Edited by: Research Centre Anilij (Spain)

Author(s): Gutiérrez Díaz, María

Illustrator(s): Lázaro, Nazara y Correa, Isaac

Publisher: Bellaterra

City: Barcelona

Year: 2015

Pages: 32

ISBN: 9788472907218

Age Range: 3 - 5

Language: ES

Original Language: ES

Keywords: Diversity, Identity, LGBTQ+, Respect

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