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Terryville Public Library J LUK (Text to phone) 34028146994950 Juvenile New Fiction Available -

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In the summer before middle school, eleven-year-old Bug must contend with best friend Moira suddenly caring about clothes, makeup, and boys; a ghost haunting; and the truth about Bug's gender identity.
It's the summer before middle school and eleven-year-old Bug's best friend Moira has decided the two of them need to use the next few months to prepare. For Moira, this means figuring out the right clothes to wear, learning how to put on makeup, and deciding which boys are cuter in their yearbook photos than in real life. But none of this is all that appealing to Bug, who doesn't particularly want to spend more time trying to understand how to be a girl. Besides, there's something more important to worry about: a ghost is haunting Bug's eerie old house in rural Vermont...and maybe haunting Bug in particular. As Bug begins to untangle the mystery of who this ghost is and what they're trying to say, an altogether different truth comes to light--Bug is transgender.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 5-6. Dial Books for Young Readers
Subject: Best friends > Juvenile fiction.
Middle school students > Juvenile fiction.
Apparitions > Juvenile fiction.
Gender identity > Juvenile fiction.
Transgender children > Juvenile fiction.
Vermont > Juvenile fiction.
Best friends > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Haunted houses > Fiction.
Transgender people > Fiction.
Vermont > Fiction.
Genre: Ghost stories.
Horror fiction.
Transgender fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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