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Laverne Cox

Title

Laverne Cox

Authors

Erin Staley

Publisher

Rosen Publishing Group

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9781508171591

Pages

112 pages

Genre

biography

Format

full length

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

Highlights the struggles and achievements of Laverne Cox, an American actress, who became the first openly transgender person to win numerous awards and have a wax work in Madame Tussauds.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Transgender; transgender adult; transgender woman

Main Character

transgender girl

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Family Formation

mother

LGBTQ+

transgender

Keywords

transgender people; social justice; role model; facts; information

Diversity Impact

direct

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