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But, I'm Not a Boy

Title

But, I'm Not a Boy

Authors

Katie Leone

Illustrator

Alison Pfeifer

Publisher

Katie Leone

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781494855413

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

David has a big problem; she is really a girl named Sarah. But nobody knows and everyone assumes she is a boy. When her parents ask why she is so sad, is she brave enough to tell them the truth?

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; Gender nonconformity; transgender child; boy to girl; gender identity; gender roles

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

transgender female

Keywords

sadness; fear; parents; coming out

Diversity Impact

direct

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