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Girl mans up

Author: M-E Girard
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First EditionView all editions and formats
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"In Ontario, Pen is a sixteen-year-old girl who looks like a boy. She's fine with it, but everyone else is uncomfortable--especially her Portuguese immigrant parents and her manipulative neighbor who doesn't want her to find a group of real friends"--
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
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Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M-E Girard
ISBN: 9780062404176 0062404172
OCLC Number: 932576118
Awards: Morris award finalist
Description: 373 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: M-E Girard.

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"A powerful book about identity, belonging, and the collision between sexuality and cultural expectations." -- Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books "This is a fresh title in the growing sea of Read more...

 
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An important book

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2017-02-01) Excellent Permalink
Man up. What does that mean? Pen (not Penelope!) a girl who dresses like a boy, but isn’t trying to be a boy works to figure that out in this fabulous novel by ME Girard. Pen says, “I’m not a boy, but I don’t want to be that girl either. I just want everyone to…let me do my own thing.” But everyone...
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