Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out

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Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out

by Susan Kuklin

First Release:

May 2014

ISBN: 9780763656119

In this diverse collection of personal histories, six teens speak candidly about how being transgender or gender-neutral has affected their lives. Note to reader. Author’s note about process of creating the book. Information about the Callen-Lorde Community Health Center. Q&A with Dr. Manel Silva, Clinical Director of the HOTT Program. Information about Proud Theater. Glossary. Resources. Full-color and black-and-white photographs.

  • ISBN: 9780763656119
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Candlewick
    Page Count: 192
    Trim Size: 7 1/2" x 9"
    Dewey Classification: 306.76/808
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.7, Points: 7
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 4.4, Points: 12
    Lexile: Level: HL600L
    Awards & Honors: PW’s Best Books of 2014, Young Adult; Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Books of 2014; Bulletin Blue Ribbon 2014, Nonfiction; Booklist Editors’ Choice 2014, Nonfiction, Older Readers; Winner, IRA Notable Books for a Global Society, 2015; 2015 Stonewall Award, Honor Book; 2015 Rainbow List, YA Nonfiction; 2015 Lambda Literary Award Finalist; 2014 Cybils Awards Finalist, Nonfiction for Young Adults; Booklist Top 10 LGBTQ for Youth; 2015 Flora Stieglitz Award Winner
    Genre: Nonfic
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