The Resource George, Alex Gino

George, Alex Gino

Label
George
Title
George
Statement of responsibility
Alex Gino
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When people look at George, they think they see a boy. But she knows she's not a boy. She knows she's a girl. George thinks she'll have to keep this a secret forever. Then her teacher announces that their class play is going to be Charlotte's Web. George really, really, REALLY wants to play Charlotte. But the teacher says she can't even try out for the part ... because she's a boy. With the help of her best friend, Kelly, George comes up with a plan. Not just so she can be Charlotte, but so everyone can know who she is, once and for all
Summary
Knowing herself to be a girl despite her outwardly male appearance, George is denied a female role in the class play before teaming up with a friend to reveal her true self
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Lambda Literary Award for Young Adult/Children, 2016.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2016.
  • Rainbow List, 2016.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2015
  • Stonewall Book Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10437900
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gino, Alex
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gender identity
  • Middle school students
  • Bullying
  • Friendship
Target audience
juvenile
Label
George, Alex Gino
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000055184153
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
195 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780545812573
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014957885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)900624128
Label
George, Alex Gino
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000055184153
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
195 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780545812573
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014957885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)900624128

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