Golden Boy

26 January 2020 | By Abigail Tarttelin | Filed in: intersex.

The Walker family is good at keeping secrets from the world They are even better at keeping them from each other Max Walker is a golden boy, with a secret that the world may not be ready for This novel is a riveting tale of a family in crisis, a fascinating exploration of identity, and a

None of the Above

26 January 2020 | By I.W. Gregorio | Filed in: intersex.

A groundbreaking story about a teenage girl who discovers she was born intersex and what happens when her secret is revealed to the entire school Incredibly compelling and sensitively told, None of the Above is a thought provoking novel that explores what it means to be a boy, a girl, or

Alex As Well

26 January 2020 | By Alyssa Brugman | Filed in: intersex.

What do you do when everybody says you re someone you re not Alex wants change Massive change More radical than you could imagine Her mother is not happy, in fact she s imploding Her dad walked out Alex has turned vegetarian, ditched one school, enrolled in another, thrown out her clothes And

Pantomime (Micah Grey, #1)

26 January 2020 | By Laura Lam | Filed in: intersex.

In a land of lost wonders, the past is stirring once Gene s life resembles a debutante s dream Yet she hides a secret that would see her shunned by the nobility Gene is both male and female Then she displays unwanted magical abilities last seen in mysterious beings from an

That Inevitable Victorian Thing

26 January 2020 | By E.K. Johnston | Filed in: intersex.

Set in a near future world where the British Empire was preserved, not by the cost of blood and theft but by effort of repatriation and promises kept, That Inevitable Victorian Thing is a novel of love, duty, and the small moments that can change people and the world Victoria Margaret is the crown

Annabel

26 January 2020 | By Kathleen Winter | Filed in: intersex.

Award winning Canadian author Kathleen Winter s Annabel is a stunning debut novel about the family of a mixed gendered child born into a rural hunting community in the 1960s Kathleen Winter s luminous debut novel is a deeply affecting portrait of life in an enchanting seaside town and the trials of

Intersex (For Lack of a Better Word)

26 January 2020 | By Thea Hillman | Filed in: intersex.

In Hillman s world, the surer you become about who you are, the vulnerable you get The San Francisco Bay Guardian Hillman s writing is sexy because it s smart and refuses to simplify things Fabula Magazine Hillman s utterly unabashed memoirshowcases both the personal, embodied

Confessions of a Teenage Hermaphrodite

26 January 2020 | By Lianne Simon | Filed in: intersex.

From the heart of an intersex teen, one who must ultimately choose male or female family or true love comes the story of a deeply emotional and perilous journey home This is a young adult novel unlike any other an authentic portrayal of the issues faced by a child growing up with a sexually

Born Both: An Intersex Life

26 January 2020 | By Hida Viloria | Filed in: intersex.

LAMBDA LITERARY AWARD FINALISTFrom one of the world s foremost intersex activists, a candid, provocative, and eye opening memoir of gender identity, self acceptance, and love.My name is Hida Viloria I was raised as a girl but discovered at a young age that my body looked different Having endured

As Nature Made Him: The Boy Who Was Raised as a Girl

26 January 2020 | By John Colapinto | Filed in: intersex.

In 1967, after a twin baby boy suffered a botched circumcision, his family agreed to a radical treatment that would alter his gender The case would become one of the most famous in modern medicine and a total failure As Nature Made Him tells the extraordinary story of David Reimer, who, when

Fixing Sex: Intersex, Medical Authority, and Lived Experience

26 January 2020 | By Katrina Karkazis | Filed in: intersex.

What happens when a baby is born with ambiguous genitalia or a combination of male and female body parts Clinicians and parents in these situations are confronted with complicated questions such as whether a girl can have XY chromosomes, or whether some penises are too small for a male sex

Double Exposure

26 January 2020 | By Bridget Birdsall | Filed in: intersex.

Fifteen year old Alyx Atlas was raised as a boy, yet she knows something others don t She s a girl And after her dad dies, it becomes painfully obvious that she must prove it now to herself and to the world Born with ambiguous genitalia, Alyx has always felt a little different But it s after she

Intersex in the Age of Ethics

26 January 2020 | By Alice Domurat Dreger | Filed in: intersex.

Intersex in the Age of Ethics marks the first time an entire volume has been dedicated to the exploration of the ethics of intersex treatment It could not be timely, as professional conferences, gender clinics, and the popular media now consider how medicine and society should handle intersex

Alex As Well

26 January 2020 | By Alyssa Brugman | Filed in: intersex.

What do you do when everybody says you re someone you re not Alex wants change Massive change More radical than you could imagine Her mother is not happy, in fact she s imploding Her dad walked out Alex has turned vegetarian, ditched one school, enrolled in another, thrown out her clothes And

Shadowplay (Micah Grey, #2)

26 January 2020 | By Laura Lam | Filed in: intersex.

Old magics are waking But will the world survive their return Micah Grey almost died when he fled the circus with Drystan now he and the ex clown seek to outrun disaster Drystan persuades his old friend Jasper Maske, a once renowned magician, to take them in But when he agrees to teach them

Confessions of a Teenage Hermaphrodite

26 January 2020 | By Lianne Simon | Filed in: intersex.

From the heart of an intersex teen, one who must ultimately choose male or female family or true love comes the story of a deeply emotional and perilous journey home This is a young adult novel unlike any other an authentic portrayal of the issues faced by a child growing up with a sexually

The Bacchi

26 January 2020 | By Belinda McBride | Filed in: intersex.

The Bacchi Lefi Dhrahn lives a life of luxury and decadence, but is tortured by memories of a lost love He survives the pain by surrounding himself with sex, beauty and all forms of self indulgence When he meets the alluring Inspector Afton Teris, Lefi believes the detective will make a very nice

Double Exposure

26 January 2020 | By Bridget Birdsall | Filed in: intersex.

Fifteen year old Alyx Atlas was raised as a boy, yet she knows something others don t She s a girl And after her dad dies, it becomes painfully obvious that she must prove it now to herself and to the world Born with ambiguous genitalia, Alyx has always felt a little different But it s after she