Our Subway Baby


Author: Peter Mercurio


Illustrator: Leo Espinosa

Danny was on his way home from a long day at work when he saw something odd tucked away in the corner of the New York City subway station. What he first thought was a doll turned out to be a baby! Here is the true story of how an abandoned baby changed the lives of two gay men and together the three of them, despite all the obstacles and challenges they faced, created a loving family. You and your young readers and listeners will be captivated by this moving true story of how one loving couple have their lives changed by a chance encounter with a baby someone had abandoned and they just couldn’t let go. An author’s note includes photos of the true family, both when their son was a baby and pictures of them with him as a grown young man.