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George

Gino, Alex, author.

New York : Scholastic Press 2015

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Curriculum Lab J (Fiction)  (G493ge )()

  • Title:
    George
  • Author/Creator: Gino, Alex, author.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press
  • Creation Date: 2015
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 195 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Subjects: Gender identity -- Juvenile fiction; Transgender youth -- Juvenile fiction; Transgender children -- Juvenile fiction; Gender nonconformity -- Juvenile fiction; Middle school students -- Juvenile fiction; Bullying -- Juvenile fiction; Friendship -- Juvenile fiction
  • Description: "When people look at George, they think they see a boy. But she knows she's not a boy. She knows she's a girl. George thinks she'll have to keep this a secret forever. Then her teacher announces that their class play is going to be Charlotte's Web. George really, really, REALLY wants to play Charlotte. But the teacher says she can't even try out for the part . . . because she's a boy. With the help of her best friend, Kelly, George comes up with a plan. Not just so she can be Charlotte -- but so everyone can know who she is, once and for all" --
  • Target Audience: Grade Level: Grades 3 - 7.
    Lexile: 790.
    Audience: Middle School.
  • Reading Program Score: Accelerated Reader 5.0.
    Reading Counts! 5.2.
  • Awards: Stonewall Book Award, Mike Morgan and Larry Romans Children's Literature Award, 2016.
    NCTE Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children Recommended Book, 2016.
    Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2016.
  • OCLC Number: 900624128
  • Identifier: ISBN9780545812542;ISBN0545812542;ISBN9780545880060;ISBN0545880068;LCCN2014957885