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Felix Yz

Title

Felix Yz

Authors

Lisa Bunker

Publisher

Viking

Publication Year

2017

ISBN

9780425288504

Pages

288 pages

Genre

science fiction

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Thirteen-year-old Felix Yz chronicles the final month before an experimental procedure meant to separate him from the fourth-dimensional creature, Zyx, with whom he was accidentally fused as a young child.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Lexile Measure

940L

Topic

Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Single parent; Homosexuality; Bisexuality; Androgyny; single mother; gay; gay teenager; bisexual parent; bisexual mother; gender fluid; gender fluid grandparent

Main Character

male teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

single mother

LGBTQ+

gay male; bisexual female; gender fluid grandparent

Awards

Cybils Awards, 2017, Nominee, Elementary and Middle Grade(Speculative Fiction)

Keywords

schools; family life; people with disabilities; extraterrestrial beings; alien; blogs; bullying; train

Diversity Impact

direct

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