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Beyond magenta: Transgender teens speak out

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112924
Kuklin, Susan. Somerville, Massachusetts: Candlewick Press , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Featured
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 KUK 2014
In Beyond Magenta, six teens tell what it is like for them to be members of the transgender community. Portraits and family photographs grace the pages, adding immediacy to the emotional and physical journeys of these unwaveringly honest young adults.
Title
Beyond magenta: Transgender teens speak out
Author
Kuklin, Susan
Place
Somerville, Massachusetts
Publisher
Candlewick Press
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Hardcover: 174 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
In Beyond Magenta, six teens tell what it is like for them to be members of the transgender community. Portraits and family photographs grace the pages, adding immediacy to the emotional and physical journeys of these unwaveringly honest young adults.
ISBN
9780763656119
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Featured
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 KUK 2014
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Supporting transgender and gender creative youth

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113416
Meyer, Elizabeth J., Sansfacon, Annie Pullen. New York, NY: Peter Lang Publishing , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 600 MEY 2014
This book brings together research, social action methods, and theory on the topic of transgender youth and gender creative children. Organized in three sections covering theoretical and clinical, educational, and community perspectives, the chapters specifically address issues and challenges in
Title
Supporting transgender and gender creative youth
Author
Meyer, Elizabeth J.
Sansfacon, Annie Pullen
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover: 215 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
This book brings together research, social action methods, and theory on the topic of transgender youth and gender creative children. Organized in three sections covering theoretical and clinical, educational, and community perspectives, the chapters specifically address issues and challenges in education, social work, medicine, and counseling as well as recommendations that are relevant for parents, families, practitioners, and educators alike. It provides support and knowledge to a broad audience of individuals invested in improving the social worlds of gender diverse children and youth.
ISBN
9781433122095
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 600 MEY 2014
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The transgender teen: A handbook for families and professionals

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Brill, Stephanie, Kenney, Lisa. San Francisco, CA: Cleis Press Inc. , 2016. (Book) — 3 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 600 BRI 2016
There is a generational divide in our understandings of gender. This comprehensive guidebook helps to bridge that divide by exploring the unique challenges that thousands of families face every day raising a teenager who may be transgender, non-binary, gender-fluid or otherwise gender-expansive
Title
The transgender teen: A handbook for families and professionals
Author
Brill, Stephanie
Kenney, Lisa
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Cleis Press Inc.
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
Paperback: 336 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
There is a generational divide in our understandings of gender. This comprehensive guidebook helps to bridge that divide by exploring the unique challenges that thousands of families face every day raising a teenager who may be transgender, non-binary, gender-fluid or otherwise gender-expansive. Combining years of experience working in the field with extensive research and personal interviews, the authors cover pressing concerns relating to physical and emotional development, social and school pressures, medical considerations, and family communications. Learn how parents can more deeply understand their children, and raise their non-binary or transgender adolescent with love and compassion.
ISBN
97816277781749
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 600 BRI 2016
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The transgender child: A handbook for families and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111325
Brill, Stephanie, Pepper, Rachel. San Francisco, CA: Cleis Press Inc. , 2008. (Book) — 5 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Featured
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 600 BRI 2008
A comprehensive guidebook exploring the unique challenges faced by families raising gender variant and transgender children. This informative guide covers gender variance from birth through college, addressing parenting practices, developmental stages, disclosure to others, working with your school
Title
The transgender child: A handbook for families and professionals
Author
Brill, Stephanie
Pepper, Rachel
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Cleis Press Inc.
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback: 249 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
A comprehensive guidebook exploring the unique challenges faced by families raising gender variant and transgender children. This informative guide covers gender variance from birth through college, addressing parenting practices, developmental stages, disclosure to others, working with your school, legal and medical issues, and much more.
ISBN
9781573443180
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Featured
Call Number
GA 600 BRI 2008
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The transgender child: A handbook for families and professionals (Audio CD Version)

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Brill, Stephanie, Pepper, Rachel. Canada: Free Press Inc. , 2011. (CD, Audio) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 600 BRI 2011a
This is the audio CD version of the comprehensive guidebook that explores the unique challenges faced by families raising gender variant and transgender children. This informative guide covers gender variance from birth through college, addressing parenting practices, developmental stages
Title
The transgender child: A handbook for families and professionals (Audio CD Version)
Author
Brill, Stephanie
Pepper, Rachel
Place
Canada
Publisher
Free Press Inc.
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
7 Audio CDs
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
This is the audio CD version of the comprehensive guidebook that explores the unique challenges faced by families raising gender variant and transgender children. This informative guide covers gender variance from birth through college, addressing parenting practices, developmental stages, disclosure to others, working with your school, legal and medical issues, and much more.
ISBN
9781926910666
Language
English
Material Type
CD
Audio
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 600 BRI 2011a
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Hubert, Caillou, Marie (Illustrator), Homel, David (Translator). Vancouver, BC: Arsenal Pulp Press , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 HUB 2014
A bittersweet graphic novel about a nerdy teenaged boy who falls in love with the cool kid at school. ; Adrian isn't very happy these days. He lives in a small town and goes to a Catholic high school. He wears glasses, secretly reads philosophy books, and wishes he had more muscles. He's dogged by …
Title
Adrian and the tree of secrets
Author
Hubert
Caillou, Marie (Illustrator)
Homel, David (Translator)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Arsenal Pulp Press
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Paperback: 125 pages
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
A bittersweet graphic novel about a nerdy teenaged boy who falls in love with the cool kid at school.
Adrian isn't very happy these days. He lives in a small town and goes to a Catholic high school. He wears glasses, secretly reads philosophy books, and wishes he had more muscles. He's dogged by a strict mother, bullied by fellow players on the soccer field, and chastised by the school principal, who considers rumors about Adrian being gay as a sign that he is "ill." But Jeremy, the coolest kid at school, thinks otherwise; he takes Adrian on scooter trips, where they end up in Jeremy's secret treehouse stealing kisses. Adrian finds himself falling in love, until Jeremy's girlfriend rats them out, sending Jeremy into a tailspin of embarrassment. What will become of Adrian?
Adrian and the Tree of Secrets is a poignant, beautifully illustrated graphic novel about first love, growing up, and having the courage to be true to yourself.
ISBN
9781551525563
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 HUB 2014
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Brezenoff, Steve. Minneapolis, MN: Carolrhoda LAb , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 BRE 2011
When you're sixteen and no one understands who you are, sometimes the only choice left is to run. If you're lucky, you find a place that accepts you, no questions asked. And if you're really lucky, that place has a drum set, a place to practice, and a place to sleep. For Kid, the streets of Greenpo…
Title
Brooklyn burning
Author
Brezenoff, Steve
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Carolrhoda LAb
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Hardcover: 202 pages
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
When you're sixteen and no one understands who you are, sometimes the only choice left is to run. If you're lucky, you find a place that accepts you, no questions asked. And if you're really lucky, that place has a drum set, a place to practice, and a place to sleep. For Kid, the streets of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, are that place. Over the course of two scorching summers, Kid falls hopelessly in love and then loses nearly everything and everyone worth caring about. But as summer draws to a close, Kid finally finds someone who can last beyond the sunset.
ISBN
9780761375265
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 BRE 2011
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The gender quest workbook: A guide for teens & young adults exploring gender identity

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Testa, Rylan Jay, Coolhart, Deborah, Peta, Jayme. Oakland, CA: Instant Help Books , 2015. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 TES 2015
A comprehensive workbook to navigate gender identity and expression at home, in school, and with peers.
Title
The gender quest workbook: A guide for teens & young adults exploring gender identity
Author
Testa, Rylan Jay
Coolhart, Deborah
Peta, Jayme
Place
Oakland, CA
Publisher
Instant Help Books
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
Softcover: 169 p.
Topics
Gender identity
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
A comprehensive workbook to navigate gender identity and expression at home, in school, and with peers.
ISBN
9781626252974
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 TES 2015
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Katcher, Brian, Bobak, Cathy. New York, NY: Delacorte Press , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 KAT 2009
A novel for teens: Logan Witherspoon befriends Sage Hendricks at a time when he no longer trusts or believes in people. As time goes on, he finds himself drawn to Sage, pulled in by her deep, but sexy feminine voice and her constant smile. Eventually Logan's feelings for Sage grow so strong that he…
Title
Almost perfect
Author
Katcher, Brian
Bobak, Cathy
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Delacorte Press
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Papberback: 360 pages
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
A novel for teens: Logan Witherspoon befriends Sage Hendricks at a time when he no longer trusts or believes in people. As time goes on, he finds himself drawn to Sage, pulled in by her deep, but sexy feminine voice and her constant smile. Eventually Logan's feelings for Sage grow so strong that he can't resist kissing her. Moments later, he wishes he never had. Sage finally discloses her big secret: she was born a boy. Enraged, frightened, and feeling betrayed, Logan lashes out at Sage. Once his anger has cooled, however, his regrets lead him to attempt to rekindle their friendship. But it's hard to replace something that's been broken and it's even harder to find your way back to friendship when you began with love.
ISBN
978-0385736657
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 KAT 2009
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Polonsky, Ami. Los Angeles, CA | New York , NY: Hyperion , 2014. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 POL 2014
Grayson, a transgender twelve-year-old, learns to accept her true identity and share it with the world.
Title
Gracefully Grayson
Author
Polonsky, Ami
Place
Los Angeles, CA
New York , NY
Publisher
Hyperion
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Paperback, 247 p.
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
Grayson, a transgender twelve-year-old, learns to accept her true identity and share it with the world.
ISBN
9781484723654
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 POL 2014
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It gets better: Coming out, overcoming bullying, and creating a life worth living

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113413
Savage, Dan, Miller, Terry. New York, NY: Plume, Penguin Group , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 600 SAV 2012
It Gets Better is a collection of original essays and expanded testimonials written to teens from celebrities, political leaders, and everyday people, because while many LGBT teens can't see a positive future for themselves, we can.
Title
It gets better: Coming out, overcoming bullying, and creating a life worth living
Author
Savage, Dan
Miller, Terry
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Plume, Penguin Group
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 318 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Bullying
Abstract
It Gets Better is a collection of original essays and expanded testimonials written to teens from celebrities, political leaders, and everyday people, because while many LGBT teens can't see a positive future for themselves, we can.
ISBN
9780452297616
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 600 SAV 2012
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Beautiful music for ugly children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113421
Cronn-Mills, Kirstin. Woodbury, MN: Flux , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 CRO 2012
My birth name is Elizabeth, but I'm a guy. Gabe. My parents think I've gone crazy and the rest of the world is happy to agree with them, but I know I'm right. I've been a boy my whole life. ; When you think about it, I'm like a record. Elizabeth is my A side, the song everybody knows, and Gabe is m…
Title
Beautiful music for ugly children
Author
Cronn-Mills, Kirstin
Place
Woodbury, MN
Publisher
Flux
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback: 271 pages
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
My birth name is Elizabeth, but I'm a guy. Gabe. My parents think I've gone crazy and the rest of the world is happy to agree with them, but I know I'm right. I've been a boy my whole life.
When you think about it, I'm like a record. Elizabeth is my A side, the song everybody knows, and Gabe is my B side, not heard as often, but just as good.
It's time to let my B side play.
ISBN
9780738732510
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 CRO 2012
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Gold, Rachel. Tallahassee, FL: Bella Books , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 GOL 2012
A story for anyone who has ever felt that the inside and the outside don't match and no one else will understand.
Title
Being Emily
Author
Gold, Rachel
Place
Tallahassee, FL
Publisher
Bella Books
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback: 210 pages
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
A story for anyone who has ever felt that the inside and the outside don't match and no one else will understand.
ISBN
9781594932830
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 GOL 2012
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Bray, Libba. New York, NY: Scholastic Inc. , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 BRA 2012
The fifty contestants in the Miss Teen Dream Pageant thought this was going to be a fun trip to the beach, where they could parade in their state-appropriate costumes and compete in front of the cameras. But sadly, their airplane had another idea, crashing on a desert island and leaving the survivo…
Title
Beauty queens
Author
Bray, Libba
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback: 396 pages
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
The fifty contestants in the Miss Teen Dream Pageant thought this was going to be a fun trip to the beach, where they could parade in their state-appropriate costumes and compete in front of the cameras. But sadly, their airplane had another idea, crashing on a desert island and leaving the survivors stranded with little food, little water, and practically no eyeliner.
What's a beauty queen to do? Continue to practice for the talent portion of the program?or wrestle snakes to the ground? Get a perfect tan?or learn to run wild? And what should happen when the sexy pirates show up?
ISBN
9780439895989
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 BRA 2012
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Ehrensaft, Diane. New York, NY: The Experiment , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 600 EHR 2011
A guide for parents, clinicians, and educators on both the philosophical dilemmas and the practical, daily concerns of working with children who do not fit a "typical" gender mold. ; Table of Contents: ; Chapter 1 Relearning gender ; Chapter 2 The family's path is covered with roses and thorns ; Ch…
Title
Gender born, gender made
Subtitle
Raising healthy gender-nonconforming children
Author
Ehrensaft, Diane
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Experiment
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 275 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
A guide for parents, clinicians, and educators on both the philosophical dilemmas and the practical, daily concerns of working with children who do not fit a "typical" gender mold.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 Relearning gender
Chapter 2 The family's path is covered with roses and thorns
Chapter 3 True gender self, false gender self, gender creativity
Chapter 4 The gender-creative parent
Chapter 5 One pill makes you girl, one pill makes you boy
Chapter 6 We are family
Chapter 7 The gender-creative therapist
Chapter 8 Who are the genders in your neighborhood?
ISBN
9781615190010
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 600 EHR 2011
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Berman, Steve. Valley Falls, NY: Bold Strokes Books , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 BER 2011
Speaking Out features stories for and about LGBT and Q teens by fresh voices and noted authors in the field of young adult literature. These are inspiring stories of overcoming adversity (against intolerance and homophobia) and experiencing life after "coming out." Queer teens need tales of what mi…
Title
Speaking out!
Author
Berman, Steve
Place
Valley Falls, NY
Publisher
Bold Strokes Books
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Paperback: 277 pages
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
Speaking Out features stories for and about LGBT and Q teens by fresh voices and noted authors in the field of young adult literature. These are inspiring stories of overcoming adversity (against intolerance and homophobia) and experiencing life after "coming out." Queer teens need tales of what might happen next in their lives, and editor Steve Berman showcases a diversity of events, challenges, and, especially, triumphs.
ISBN
9781602825666
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 BER 2011
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Raising my rainbow: Adventures in raising a fabulous, gender creative son

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112862
Duron, Lori, Harris, Neil Patrick (foreword), Burtka, David (foreword). New York, NY: Broadway Books , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 600 DUR 2013
Raising My Rainbow is Lori Duron's frank, heartfelt, and brutally funny account of her and her family's adventures of distress and happiness raising a gender-creative son. Whereas her older son, Chase, is a Lego-loving, sports-playing boy's boy, her younger son, C.J., would much rather twirl around…
Title
Raising my rainbow: Adventures in raising a fabulous, gender creative son
Author
Duron, Lori
Harris, Neil Patrick (foreword)
Burtka, David (foreword)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Broadway Books
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Softcover: 278 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Sexual Health
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
Raising My Rainbow is Lori Duron's frank, heartfelt, and brutally funny account of her and her family's adventures of distress and happiness raising a gender-creative son. Whereas her older son, Chase, is a Lego-loving, sports-playing boy's boy, her younger son, C.J., would much rather twirl around in a pink sparkly tutu, with a Disney Princess in each hand while singing Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi."
C.J. is gender variant or gender nonconforming, whichever you prefer. Whatever the term, Lori has a boy who likes girl stuff - really likes girl stuff. He floats on the gender-variation spectrum from super-macho-masculine on the left all the way to super-girly-feminine on the right. He's not all pink and not all blue. He's a muddled mess or a rainbow creation. Lori and her family choose to see the rainbow.
ISBN
9780770437725
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 600 DUR 2013
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Bornstein, Kate. New York, NY: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 BOR 2013
This updated edition of Bornstein's formative My Gender Workbook (1997) provides an introduction to contemporary theory around gender, sexuality, and power. In My Gender Workbook, transgender activist Kate Bornstein brings theory down to Earth and provides a practical approach to living with or
Title
My new gender workbook
Subtitle
A step-by-step guide to achieving world peace through gender anarchy and sex positivity
Author
Bornstein, Kate
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Softcover: 284 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
Sexual Health
LGBT
Abstract
This updated edition of Bornstein's formative My Gender Workbook (1997) provides an introduction to contemporary theory around gender, sexuality, and power. In My Gender Workbook, transgender activist Kate Bornstein brings theory down to Earth and provides a practical approach to living with or without a gender. Using a workbook format, complete with quizzes, exercises, and puzzles, Bornstein gently but firmly guides readers toward discovering their own unique gender identity.
ISBN
9780415538657
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 BOR 2013
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From Alice to Zen and everyone in between

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113419
Atkinson, EJ. Minneapolis, MN: Carolrhoda Books , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 ATK 2008
Alice enjoys playing soccer and working on her go-kart. But when she moves to the suburbs, Zen, the boy down the street tells her she has no hope of fitting in at her new middle school unless she starts acting more "like a girl." Alice suddenly realizes that being different can set you apart...and …
Title
From Alice to Zen and everyone in between
Author
Atkinson, EJ
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Carolrhoda Books
Year Published
2008
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
Alice enjoys playing soccer and working on her go-kart. But when she moves to the suburbs, Zen, the boy down the street tells her she has no hope of fitting in at her new middle school unless she starts acting more "like a girl." Alice suddenly realizes that being different can set you apart...and being friends with someone like Zen can set you way apart. Why does being yourself have to be so complicated?
ISBN
9781467708616
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 ATK 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Safe_Space_Kit.pdf

Lesbian and Straight Education Network. New York, NY: Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network , 2009. (Book, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This resource is aimed at educators looking to provide a safe space for LGBT students. Topics include: knowing the issues, support, education and advocacy.
Title
Safe Space Kit
Subtitle
Guide to being an ally to LGBT students
Corporate Author
Lesbian and Straight Education Network
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
PDF: 48 p.
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
Young Adults Sexuality
Sexual Health
LGBT
Abstract
This resource is aimed at educators looking to provide a safe space for LGBT students. Topics include: knowing the issues, support, education and advocacy.
ISBN
9781934092071
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/Safe_Space_Kit.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
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Peters, Julie Anne. New York, NY: Little, Brown , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 PET 2004
15 year old Regan's life, which has always revolved around keeping her older brother Liam's transexuality a secret, changes when Liam decides to start the process of "transitioning" by first telling his family and friends that he is a girl who was born in a boy's body.
Title
Luna
Author
Peters, Julie Anne
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Little, Brown
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Paperback: 248 pages
Topics
Gender Reassignment
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Young Adults Sexuality
LGBT
Abstract
15 year old Regan's life, which has always revolved around keeping her older brother Liam's transexuality a secret, changes when Liam decides to start the process of "transitioning" by first telling his family and friends that he is a girl who was born in a boy's body.
ISBN
9780316011273
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH GA 600 PET 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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This is a book for parents of gay kids: A question & answer guide to everyday life

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Owens-Reid, Dannielle, Russo, Kristin. San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GA 600 OWE 2014
Written in an accessible Q&A format this is the resource for parents hoping to understand and communicate with their gay child. Through their LGBTQ-oriented site, the authors are uniquely experienced to answer parents' many questions and share insight and guidance on both emotional and practical to…
Title
This is a book for parents of gay kids: A question & answer guide to everyday life
Author
Owens-Reid, Dannielle
Russo, Kristin
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Chronicle Books
Physical Description
Paperback: 240 pages
Topics
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Issues
Children's Self-Identity
LGBT
Parenting
Young Adults Sexuality
Abstract
Written in an accessible Q&A format this is the resource for parents hoping to understand and communicate with their gay child. Through their LGBTQ-oriented site, the authors are uniquely experienced to answer parents' many questions and share insight and guidance on both emotional and practical topics. Filled with real-life experiences from gay kids and parents, this is the book gay kids want their parents to read.
ISBN
9781452127538
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GA 600 OWE 2014
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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