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Just Girls

Title

Just Girls

Authors

Rachel Gold

Publisher

Perseus Distribution Services

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781594934193

Pages

254 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

To quell the controversy over a trans girl living in their dorm, Tucker claims she is transgendered, and is placed on the receiving end of prejudice and bullying over it.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; Transgender; lesbian woman; transgender woman; boy to girl

Main Character

girls

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

female/female; transgender woman

Awards

Golden Crown Literary Award, 2015, Winner, Young Adult
Minnesota Book Awards, 2015, Nominee, Young People's Literature

Keywords

college students; prejudice; bullying; coming out

Diversity Impact

direct

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