Review: Jess, Chunk, and the Road Trip to Infinity by Kristin Elizabeth Clark

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Kristin Elizabeth Clark
Farrar, Straus, and Giroux Books for Young Readers
Published November 8, 2016

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About Jess, Chunk, and the Road Trip to Infinity

The last time Jess saw her father, she was a boy named Jeremy. Now she’s a high school graduate, soon to be on her way to art school. But first, Jess has some unfinished business with her dad. So she’s driving halfway across the country to his wedding. He happens to be marrying her mom’s ex-best friend. It’s not like Jess wasn’t invited; she was. She … Continue reading

Review: George by Alex Gino

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Alex Gino
Scholastic Press
Published August 25, 2015

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About George

Melissa has a secret. Though looking at her on the outside, everyone assumes she’s George, a fourth grade boy, she knows that she is a girl. When she decides it’s time to talk to her family and best friend about her identity, she realizes the fourth grade play will be the perfect opportunity. She will play Charlotte in the production of Charlotte’s Web, and everyone will finally see her for who she really is. Problems arise when Melissa’s teacher refuses to let her audition for the part—because she sees Melissa as a boy. Not to be deterred, Melissa and her … Continue reading