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Some assembly required : the not-so-secret life of a transgender teen / Arin Andrews ; with Joshua Lyon.

Andrews, Arin. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library YA 306.76 AND 000119772 Teen Corner -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781481416757 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1481416758 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9781481416764 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1481416766 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 248 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, [2014]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-248).
Summary, etc.:
"Seventeen-year-old Arin Andrews shares all the hilarious, painful, and poignant details of undergoing gender reassignment as a high school student in this winning teen memoir"-- Provided by publisher.
We've all felt uncomfortable in our own skin at some point. But for Andrews, it wasn't a phase that would pass. He had been born in the body of a girl and there seemed to be no relief in sight. He details the journey that led him to make the life-transforming decision to undergo gender reassignment as a high school junior: the challenges he faced as a girl, the humiliation and anger he felt after getting kicked out of his private school, and all the mental and physical changes he experienced once his transition began.
Subject: Andrews, Arin > Juvenile literature.
Andrews, Arin.
Transsexual youth > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Transgender youth > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Transgenderism > United States > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Bullying.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Friendship.
Transgender people.