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The Prince and the Dressmaker

Title

The Prince and the Dressmaker

Authors

Jen Wang

Illustrator

Jen Wang

Publisher

First Second

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9781250159854

Pages

277 pages

Genre

historical

Format

graphic novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Prince Sebastian is looking for a bride--or rather, his parents are looking for one for him. Sebastian is too busy hiding his secret life from everyone. At night he puts on daring dresses and takes Paris by storm as the fabulous Lady Crystallia--the hottest fashion icon in the world capital of fashion!

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender nonconformity; gender variance; boys who dress as girls; gender identity; gender expression

Main Character

girl and boy

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

gender fluid male/female

Keywords

Paris; fashion; royalty; seamstress; dresses; secrets; friendship; romance

Diversity Impact

direct

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