Alex Gino (Author)
August 25, 2015
5.6 X 8.3 X 0.9 inches | 0.7 pounds
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About the Author
Alex Gino loves glitter, ice cream, gardening, awe-ful puns, and stories that reflect the diversity and complexity of being alive. George was their first novel. George was a winner of the Children's Stonewall Award, the Lambda Literary Award, and the Children's Choice Book Awards, among a host of others. George was also featured on several Best of the Year lists. For more about Alex, please visit alexgino.com.
"Timely, touching...George may be the most right-now book imaginable." - New York Times Book Review "Insightful...it'll resonate with anyone who has ever felt different." - People Magazine "George is a timely book for parents to share and discuss with their children, whether dealing with similar issues or simply to foster understanding." - Entertainment Weekly * "Warm, funny, and inspiring." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review * "Profound, moving, and-as Charlotte would say-radiant..." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review * "A required purchase for any collection that serves a middle grade population." -- School Library Journal, starred review * "[A] sensitive, insightful portrayal of a transgender child coming to terms with gender identity." -- Booklist, starred review "Readers going through a similar experience will feel that they are no longer alone, and cisgender (non-transgender) readers may gain understanding and empathy." -- BookPage "Reading this breathtaking debut should be a requirement for living." #6 on the Indie Next Autumn '15 List - Marisa DiNovis, Flyleaf Books, Chapel Hill, NC