Wandering Son, Vol. 2 (Wandering Son #2)
In the second volume of Shimura Takako's superb coming-of-age story, our transgendered protagonists, Shuichi and Yoshino, have entered the sixth grade. Shuichi spends a precious gift of cash from his grandmother on a special present for himself, a purchase that triggers a chain of events in which his sister Maho learns his secret, and Shuichi inadvertently steals the heart of a boy Maho in interested in.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; transgender teenagers; boy to girl; girl to boy; girl dressing as a boy; boy dressing as a girl
boy and girl
mother and father; single mother
boy to girl; girl to boy
Rainbow List, 2014 Graphic Novels
Rainbow List, 2013 Middle Early Young Adult Fiction
Rainbow List, 2012 Middle Early Young Adult Fiction
YALSA Top 10 Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2012
Arkansas Teen Book Award, 2013
Australian Family Therapists' Award for Children's Literature, 2017, Middle Grade
middle school; Japan; field trip; secrets; friendship; older friends; period; dresses
Shimura, Takako, "Wandering Son, Vol. 2 (Wandering Son #2)" (2011). Diverse Families. 1298.