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Being transgender or transsexual,
gender dysphoria, & gender identity

Available books for transsexuals,
their families, and co-workers

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Books for transsexuals, their families and co-workers:

If you only have time or money to obtain and read one book, I recommend:

book cover Cheryl B. Evans, "I Promised Not to Tell: Raising a transgender child," self published, 2016-JUL. Available in Kindle format for $5.93 and paperback for $15.99 Read reviews or order this book safely from Amazon.com online book store.

Author Jane Davis interviewed Cheryl about her book. See: http://jane-davis.co.uk/ Davis wrote:

"In reviewing her current book I Promised Not to Tell we think you will find her to be an honest writer who speaks from the heart. It is the author's personal desire that the book leave a positive mark on the world helping others to better understand transgender people."

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The following books are also highly rated by Amazon.com customers:

bullet Jonathan Ames, "Sexual Metamorphosis: An Anthology of Transsexual Memoirs." 4.5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Anne Boedecker, "The Transgender Guidebook: Keys to a Successful Transition." 5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Mary Boenke, Ed., "Trans Forming Families: Real Stories About transgender Loved Ones." 4.5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Kate Bornstein, "Hello Cruel World: 101 Alternatives to Suicide for Teens, Freaks and Other Outlaws." 5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Helen Boyd, "She's Not the Man I Married: My Life with a Transgender Husband." 4.5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Jennifer Boylan, "She's Not there: A life in two genders." 4 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Stephanie A. Brill & Rachel Pepper, "The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals." 5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Mildred L. Brown & Chloe Ann Rounsley, "True Selves: Understanding Transsexualism--For Families, Friends, Coworkers, and Helping Professionals." 4.5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Cris Beam, "Transparent: Love, Family, and Living the T with Transgender Teenagers." 5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Virginia Erhardt, "Head over Heels: Wives Who Stay With Cross-Dressers and Transsexuals." 4 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Just Evelyn, "Mom I Need to be a Girl." 5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Rachel Ann Heath, "The Praeger Handbook of Transsexuality: Changing Gender to Match Mindset." 4.5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Joanne Herman, "Transgender explained for those who are not." 5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Elanor Hubbard, "Trans-Kin: A Guide for Family and Friends of Transgender People (Volume 1) ." 5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Matt Kailey, "Just Add Hormones: An Insider's Guide to the Transsexual Experience." Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Irwin Krieger, "Helping Your Transgender Teen: A Guide for Parents." 5 stars.Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet ** Everett Maroon, "Bumbling into body hair: A transsexual's memoir." 5 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Jennifer Seeley, "The Transgender Companion (Male to Female): The Complete Guide to Becoming the Woman you Want to Be." 4 stars. Read reviews or order this book
 
bullet Lucille Sorelia, "Stepping out secrets Ultimate feminization kit." They sell a 39 piece information packet to help MTF transsexuals feel and express their femininity. See: http://steppingoutsecret.com/

bullet Janis Walworth, "Transsexual Workers: An Employer's Guide." 4 stars. Read reviews or order this book

bullet Janis Walworth, "Working with a Transsexual: A guide for coworkers." 3 stars. Read reviews or order this book

** Very highly recommended by Amazon.com readers at 5 stars out of 5.

There must be a link between transsexuality and music. Many authors on transsexuality, and composers seem to have names beginning with the letter "B."

Copyright 2009 & 2016 by Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance
Original posting: 2009-JAN-13
Latest update: 2016-SEP-23
Author: B.A. Robinson

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