Sunday, June 12, 2016
Being Jazz: My Life as a (Transgender) Teen by Jazz Jennings
In this book, fifteen year old Jazz Jennings shares her experiences of growing up transgender in order to help other families with transgender children. She tells about her feelings and about many of the difficulties that she and her family have faced throughout the years from not being able to participate on a girl's soccer team to the now spotlighted bathroom issue. Throughout the book, Jazz emphasizes that her main goal is to help other transgender individuals and their families. The book includes photographs and a list of resources at the end.