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George

Author: Alex Gino
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"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,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: LGBTQ YA
Juvenile works
Fiction
School stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Gino
ISBN: 9780545812542 0545812542 9780545880060 0545880068
OCLC Number: 900624128
Awards: Stonewall Book Award, Mike Morgan and Larry Romans Children's Literature Award, 2016
NCTE Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children Recommended Book, 2016
Rainbow Book List Award, 2016
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2016.
Target Audience: Grades 3 - 7.; Middle School.; 790
Description: 195 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: ch. I Secrets --
ch. II Charlotte Dies --
ch. III Acting Is Just Pretend --
ch. IV Anticipation --
ch. V Auditions --
ch. VI Taken --
ch. VII Time Drags When You're Miserable --
ch. VIII Some Jerk --
ch. IX Dinner at Arnie's --
ch. X Transformations --
ch. XI Invitations.
Responsibility: Alex Gino.

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"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"--

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