Farrar Straus Giroux
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; transgender child; boy to girl
Told from three viewpoints, seventeen-year-old Brendan, a wrestler, struggles to come to terms with his place on the transgender spectrum while Vanessa, the girl he loves, and Angel, a transgender acquaintance, try to help.
mother and step father
Best Children's Books of the Year,2014 Bank Street College of Education; Booklist Book Review Stars , Oct. 15,2013 American Library Association; Booklist Top 10 First Novels for Youth,2014 BooklistOnline; Kirkus Book Review Stars, September 15,2013; Rainbow List,2014 ALA Social Responsiblities Round Table (SRRT); YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults,2014 American Library Association; Northern California Book Award, 2014 Winner California
Clark, Kristin Elizabeth, "Freakboy" (2013). DIVerse Families. 119.