Lily and Dunkin
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; transgender people; boy to girl
Lily Jo McGrother, born Timothy McGrother, is a girl. But being a girl is not so easy when you look like a boy. Especially when you’re in the eighth grade. Dunkin Dorfman, birth name Norbert Dorfman, is dealing with bipolar disorder and has just moved from the New Jersey town he’s called home for the past thirteen years. This would be hard enough, but the fact that he is also hiding from a painful secret makes it even worse. One summer morning, Lily Jo McGrother meets Dunkin Dorfman, and their lives forever change.
mother and father
boy to girl
boy to girl transgender
Booklist Book Review Stars, Feb. 15,2016 American Library Association
manic-depressive illness; friendship; schools; Florida; mental illness
Gephart, Donna, "Lily and Dunkin" (2016). DIVerse Families. 372.