Golden Boy

16 September 2019 | 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 coming o

None of the Above

16 September 2019 | 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 somethi

Alex As Well

16 September 2019 | 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)

16 September 2019 | 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 almost for

Annabel

16 September 2019 | 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

That Inevitable Victorian Thing

16 September 2019 | 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

Intersex (For Lack of a Better Word)

16 September 2019 | 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 realiti

Confessions of a Teenage Hermaphrodite

16 September 2019 | 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 ambiguo

Born Both: An Intersex Life

16 September 2019 | 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 a

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

16 September 2019 | 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 final

Fixing Sex: Intersex, Medical Authority, and Lived Experience

16 September 2019 | 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

16 September 2019 | 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

Bodies in Doubt: An American History of Intersex

16 September 2019 | By Elizabeth Reis | Filed in: intersex.

What does it mean to be human To be human is, in part, to be physically sexed and culturally gendered Yet not all bodies are clearly male or female Bodies in Doubt traces the changing definitions, perceptions, and medical management of intersex atypical sex development in America from the colon

Alex As Well

16 September 2019 | 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)

16 September 2019 | 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 hi

Confessions of a Teenage Hermaphrodite

16 September 2019 | 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 ambiguo

The Bacchi

16 September 2019 | 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

16 September 2019 | 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