BETWEEN PERFECT AND REAL. Amulet Books, Spring 2021.
Everyone thinks Dean Foster is a lesbian, including the girlfriend he’s falling in love with, but when he’s cast as Romeo in the school play, he realizes he can’t go back to being seen as a girl when he steps off the stage and needs everyone to know he’s a trans guy.
Parker Outside the Box
TAKE THE MIC: FICTIONAL STORIES OF EVERYDAY RESISTANCE
Edited by Bethany C. Morrow. Scholastic/Arthur A. Levine Books, 2019.
This young adult anthology features fictional stories about all the ways teens resist oppression in big and small ways, every day. My story is about Parker, a nonbinary teen who becomes a mentor to a trans child, and learns how to stand up for themself in the process.