The Only Boy in Ballet Class
Tucker Dohr loves ballet but is constantly teased by football players his age for being a sissy. However, they see him in a whole new light when circumstances place him in a position to help them win the football championship.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Single parent; Gender nonconformity; single mother; gender roles; stereotypes
Paterson Prize for Boooks for Young People, 2008, Winner, Special Recognition
ballet; dancing; football; teasing; bullying; uncle; skill
Gruska, Denise, "The Only Boy in Ballet Class" (2007). Diverse Families. 786.