Prince Charming finds true love with a charming prince in King & King, a Dutch book for children six and up. Children from liberal families. It turned up in a school library in Wilmington, N.C., where conservative parents found themselves trying to explain gay marriage to their first grader.
“What might be inappropriate for one family, in another family is a totally acceptable thing,” said Elizabeth Miars, Freeman’s principal.
I support gay marriage, but I think propaganda about controversial subjects doesn’t belong in elementary school libraries.