Jack (Not Jackie)

Title

Jack (Not Jackie)

Authors

Erica Silverman

Illustrator

Holly Hatam

Publisher

Little Bee Books

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9781499807318

Pages

40 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Susan loves her baby sister, Jackie, but as Jackie grows older and behaves more and more like a boy Susan must adjust to having a brother, Jack, instead.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Diversity Topics

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; transgender child; girl to boy; transgender brother

Main Character

female child; male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

transgender male

Keywords

sibling bond; acceptance; change; cutting hair; feelings; playing; picking clothes; brother and sister

Diversity Impact

direct

Jack (Not Jackie)

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