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Author Bertie, Alex, 1995- author.

Title Trans mission : my quest to a beard / Alex Bertie.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction    92 Bertie,A BER    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction.
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description 296 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "Originally published in 2017 by Wren & Rook in Great Britain"-- Title verso.
Summary "A brave firsthand account of author Alex Bertie's life, struggles, and victories as a transgender teen, and a guide for transitioning teens"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 12 and up.
Contents Let's get some things straight -- Childhood -- Becoming a teen -- Puberty & self-hate -- The big chop -- Dealing with bullies -- Getting help -- Chest binding -- Coming out to my family -- Hello! My name is... -- Being stealth at college -- Youth group support -- Starting my physical transition -- Hormone treatment -- Top surgery -- Bottom surgery -- Dating as trans -- Sex & intimacy -- Making videos -- Job hunting -- Our place in the world -- A message from my mum -- Accepting trans people -- The other side.
Subject Bertie, Alex, 1995- -- Juvenile literature.
Transgender people -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Transgender youth -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Transgender people -- Identity -- Juvenile literature.
Bertie, Alex, 1995-
Transgender people -- Biography.
Transgender youth -- Biography.
Genre/Form Young adult literature.
ISBN 9780316529037 (hardcover)
9780316490337 (ebook)
9780316490344 (library edition ebook)

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