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The story of a transgender child based on the real-life experience of Jazz Jennings, who has become a spokesperson for transkids everywhere

"This is an essential tool for parents and teachers to share with children whether those kids identify as trans or not. I wish I had had a book like this when I was a kid struggling with gender identity questions. I found it deeply moving in its simplicity and honesty."—Laverne Cox (who plays Sophia in “Orange Is the New Black”)

From the time she was two years old, Jazz knew that she had a girl's brain in a boy's body. She loved pink and dressing up as a mermaid and didn't feel like herself in boys' clothing. This confused her family, until they took her to a doctor who said that Jazz was transgender and that she was born that way. Jazz's story is based on her real-life experience and she tells it in a simple, clear way that will be appreciated by picture book readers, their parents, and teachers.

Synopsis:

Dyson loves pink, sparkly things. Sometimes he wears dresses. Sometimes he wears jeans. He likes to wear his princess tiara, even when climbing trees. He's a Princess Boy. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Inspired by the author's son, and by her own initial struggles to understand, this is a heart-warming book about unconditional love and one remarkable family. It is also a call for tolerance and an end to bullying and judgments. The world is a brighter place when we accept everyone for who they are.

About the Author

Jessica Herthel is the director of the Stonewall National Education Project, which networks LGBTQ inclusive school districts and develops educational materials for the classroom. She lives in Florida.
Shelagh McNicholas has illustrated many books for children, including

Product Details

ISBN:
9781442429888
Author:
Kilodavis, Cheryl
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Author:
Herthel, Jessica
Author:
McNicholas, Shelagh
Author:
Jennings, Jazz
Author:
DeSimone, Suzanne
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Children s-Reference Family and Genealogy
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Teen Issues
Edition Description:
Hardback
Publication Date:
20101231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.5 x 8.5 in 11.13 oz
Age Level:
from 4 up to 8

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"Synopsis" by , Dyson loves pink, sparkly things. Sometimes he wears dresses. Sometimes he wears jeans. He likes to wear his princess tiara, even when climbing trees. He's a Princess Boy. andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Inspired by the author's son, and by her own initial struggles to understand, this is a heart-warming book about unconditional love and one remarkable family. It is also a call for tolerance and an end to bullying and judgments. The world is a brighter place when we accept everyone for who they are.
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