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Gracefully Grayson

Gracefully Grayson

by Ami Polonsky

Grayson Sender has been holding onto a secret for what seems like forever: "He" is a girl on the inside, stuck in the wrong gender's body. The weight of this secret is crushing, but sharing it would mean facing ridicule, scorn, rejection, or worse. Despite the risks, Grayson's true self itches to break free. Will new strength from an unexpected friendship and a caring teacher's wisdom be enough to help Grayson step into the spotlight she was born to inhabit?

This moving, beautifully written novel about identity, self-esteem, and friendship shines with the strength of a young person's spirit and the power of acceptance.

10, 11, 12, 13, 14
Interest Level
Grades 5 - 9
Guided Reading
Number of Pages
Realistic Fiction

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