Symptoms of Being Human
Balzer + Bray an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
A gender-fluid teenager who struggles with identity creates a blog on the topic that goes viral, and faces ridicule at the hands of fellow students.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender noncomformity; gender nonconforming teenager
mother and father
Best of the Best Books, 2016
Rainbow List, 2017
Wisconsin Battle of the Books, 2017-2018
Australian Family Therapists' Award for Children's Literature, 2017, Young Adult
Goodreads Choice Award, 2016, Nominee, Young Adult Fiction
Lambda Literary Award, 2017, Finalist, LGBT Children's/Young Adult
blogs; bullying; gender identity; high school; sex role; politics; Orange County
Garvin, Jeff, "Symptoms of Being Human" (2016). Diverse Families. 924.