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10,000 Dresses

Title

10,000 Dresses

Authors

Marcus Ewer

Illustrator

Rex Ray

Publisher

Seven Stories Press

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9781583228500

Genre

realism

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; boy to girl

WorldCat Annotation

Bailey longs to wear the beautiful dresses of her dreams but is ridiculed by her unsympathetic family which rejects her true perception of herself.

Age Range

K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

LGBTQ+

boy to girl; transgender

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Rainbow List,2009 American Library Association; Stonewall Book Award, 2010 Honor Book United States

Keywords

identity; self-perception; dresses

Item Type

Fiction