Grayson, a transgender twelve-year-old, learns to accept her true identity and share it with the world.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Legal guardianship; Family member death; Transgender; aunt and uncle raising nephew; death of parents; death of a grandmother; boy to girl; transgender child
aunt and uncle
Cybils Awards, 2015, Nominee, Middle Grade Fiction
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2015 Coming of Age
Best of the Best Books, 2014 Fiction for Older Readers
Choices, 2015 Children's Fiction
Gay and Lesbian Themes and Topics in Selected Children's and Young Adult Books, 2009 GLBTQ Children and Teens: Fiction
NYC Reads 365, 2015 Ages (7-11)
Rainbow List, 2016 Juvenile Fiction
middle school; theatre; drama; school play; extended family; Greek mythology; imagination
Polonsky, Ami, "Gracefully Grayson" (2014). Diverse Families. 126.