by Mais Kobabe
Keywords : trans, gender identity, gender expression
For : teenagers and young adults
Description : Maia Kobabe uses e/em/eir pronouns. This intensely cathartic autobiography charts eir journey of self-identity, which the confusion of adolescent crushes, grappling with how to come out to family and society, and bonding with friends. Written as a way to explain to eir family what it means to be genderqueer and asexual, Gender Queer is more than a personal story: it is a useful and touching guide on gender identity – what it means and how to think about it – for anyone concerned.