Wandering Son, Vol. 8 (Wandering Son #8)
Nitori-kun, a boy who wants to be a girl, explores kissing with girlfriend Anna-chan; and Yoshino-san, a girl who wants to be a boy, finds the courage to go to school wearing a boy's uniform. Meanwhile, one of their male classmates, Doi-kun, who has caused our protagonists misery in the past, becomes intrigued with their grown-up friend Yuki-san, a transwoman. But Nitori-kun finds himself strangely drawn to Doi-kun.
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; friendship; dating; kissing; karaoke
Shimura, Takako, "Wandering Son, Vol. 8 (Wandering Son #8)" (2015). Diverse Families. 1304.