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When Kayla was Kyle

Title

When Kayla was Kyle

Authors

Amy Fabrikant

Illustrator

Jennifer Levine

Publisher

Avid Readers Publishing Group

Pages

28 pages

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9781612861548

Genre

realism

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; Gender nonconformity; boy to girl; gender identity

Annotation

Kyle doesn't understand why the other kids at school call him names. He looks like other boys, but doesn't feel like them. Can Kyle find the words to share his feelings about his gender -- and can his parents help him to transition into the girl he was born to be?

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

male to female child

Diversity Impact

direct

Keywords

sex role; sex differences

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

When Kayla was Kyle

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