Trans mission : my quest to a beard
—Bertie, Alex, 1995- author.
Book
2019
11 available of 12 items

"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.

Item Details
Subjects:
Bertie, Alex, 1995- -- Juvenile literature.
Transgender people -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Transgender people -- Identity -- Juvenile literature.
Transgender youth -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Genre:
Biographies.
ISBN:
9780316529037 (hardcover)
9780316529037
0316529036
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Description:
296 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Target Audience Note:
Ages 12 and up.
Notes:
"Originally published in 2017 by Wren & Rook in Great Britain"-- Title verso.
Contents:
Let's get some things straight
Childhood
Becoming a teen
Puberty and 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 and intimacy
Making videos
Job hunting
Our place in the world
A message from my mum
Accepting trans people
The other side.
LCCN:
2018039547
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