Farrar Straus Giroux
When she starts middle school, eleven-year-old Holly decides to become sophisticated and feminine, change her name to Yvette, and hide the fact that her two moms are lesbians.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Adoption; Gay/Lesbian; adopted child; adoptive parents; same-sex parents; lesbian; lesbian adults; lesbian mothers
Lambda Literary Award, 2000, Finalist
Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition, 2002 Critical Literacy
new identity; schools; prejudices; fitting in; Massachusetts; middle school; secret; acceptance
Garden, Nancy, "Holly's Secret" (2000). Diverse Families. 131.