Lily and Dunkin by Donna Gephart

  Unpopular opinion time: I really didn’t like Lily and Dunkin. I gave this book a try (even though it’s a transition story …

Beyond Trans by Heath Fogg Davis

  When I’m highlighting furiously in the introduction alone, I know things are going to be good! Beyond Trans was fantastic. It’s intersectional, radical, …

Woman No. 17 by Edan Lepucki

  Whoo boy, this book! Pretty early on, I got a weird, twisted vibe from Lady Daniels. Then the same feeling from …

newbery

Newbery Challenge Mini-Reviews

It’s only March, and I’ve read four of the six books I selected for the Newbery Reading Challenge. I reviewed Jacqueline Woodson’s …

Prince Preemie by Jewel Kats

Most of C’s early baby pictures feature an isolette, leads, tubes, etc. She asks questions about the photos, and sometimes it’s hard …

Brilliant Imperfection by Eli Clare

  Able-bodied cisgender people, forget everything you think you believe about health and cure and disability politics, and listen to Eli Clare. …