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f2m: The Boy Within

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3.1 out of 5
Based on 192 Ratings and 48 Reviews

Book Description
School-leaver Skye plays guitar in her all-female Chronic Cramps band. Making her name in the competitive punk/indie scene is easier than FTM (female to male) transitioning: from Skye to Finn, from girl to man. Uncovering genetic mysteries about family heritage tear the family apart. Trans gender identity is more than injections and surgery, it's about acceptance. Going public, Finn sings FTM lyri... More
Book Information
PublisherFord Street Publishing
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages186
Publication Date08/15/2010
The Creators
About Hazel Edwards (Author) : Australian author who writes in various genres and age groups. Her memoir 'Not Just a Piece of Cake:Being an Author ' explores physical & cultural risks of a longterm workstyle when you also have a f... more
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About Ryan Kennedy (Author) : I’m a 34 year old transgender writer, living in Wellington, New Zealand. My first novel, co-written with Australian author Hazel Edwards, will be published in February 2010 called f2m: the boy with... more
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1/25/2010 Ryan Kennedy said:
School-leaver Skye plays guitar in her all-girl band, The Chronic Cramps. Making her name in the punk music scene is easier than FTM (female to male) transitioning: from Skye to Finn, from girl to man. At the school reunion, Finn faces victimisation, but challenges the bullies. Uncovering genetic... more

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