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Becoming Nicole : The Transformation of an American family / Amy Ellis Nutt.

Nutt, Amy Ellis. (Author).

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Lackawanna County Library System.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Abington Community Library YOUNG ADULT 306.76 NUTT (Text) 50687011449280 Stacks Available -
Albright Memorial Library 306.76 NUTT (Text) 50686014907922 Stacks Available -
Dalton Community Library 306.76 NUTT (Text) 50689010389467 Stacks Available -
Taylor Community Library YOUNG ADULT 306.76 NUTT (Text) 50692010775123 Stacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780812995411 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: xix, 279 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2015.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-267).
Summary, etc.:
"The Maines were a middle-class, hard-working, politically conservative New England couple whose lives felt complete when they adopted identical twin sons. As toddlers, Jonas was the son Kelly and Wayne Maines expected, but Wyatt was only interested in girls' clothes and toys. By age five, this conflict was tearing Wyatt--and the family--apart. Today, Wyatt is Nicole. She and Jonas are now graduating from high school. This is the story of a journey that could have destroyed a family, but instead united them. It's the story of a mother whose instincts told her her child needed love and help. It's the story of a Republican, NRA-member father who overcame confusion and fear to become a vocal advocate of trans rights. It's the story of a brother who always loved and accepted his sister. And, especially, it's the story of a young girl who found the courage to be herself. "-- Provided by publisher.
Presents the story of a politically conservative New England family whose son identified as a girl, Nicole, and how they overcame their confusion and fear to champion transgender rights and allow Nicole to be herself.
Subject: Transgender people > United States.
Transgender youth > United States.
Gender nonconformity > United States.
Families > United States.
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