A Boy Like Me

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Title A Boy Like Me
Author(s) Jennie Wood
Published 2014
Social Media Goodreads, LibraryThing
Purchase Available on Amazon

A Boy Like Me is a 2014 young adult novel about a transgender teen.

Publisher's Summary

Born a girl, Peyton Honeycutt meets Tara Parks in the eighth grade bathroom shortly after he gets his first period. It is the best and worst day of his life. Determined to impress Tara, Peyton sets out to win her love by mastering the drums and basketball. He takes on Tara's small-minded mother, the bully at school, and the prejudices within his conservative hometown. In the end, Peyton must accept and stand up for who he is or lose the woman he loves.


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