Firstborn: A Novel

In Lorie Ann Grover’s new YA novel, Tiadone has been forced to live her entire life as a female accepted as male in her community in order to survive as a firstborn child. But when she needs to pass the rites of manhood, she finds the Creator may have use for her feminine traits after all.

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“An engrossing story with welcome depths.”

-Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

 

“Grover questions both gender norms and gender conformity in an honest, light-handed manner.”

-Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

 

“…intriguing plot… fantastical chance encounters, daring escapes… wild ride of a story.”

-VOYA

Details

Hardcover
On Sale January 28, 2014
304 pages
ISBN: 9780310739302

eBook
On Sale January 28, 2014
304 pages
ISBN: 9780310739326

Details

Hardcover
On Sale January 28, 2014
304 pages
ISBN: 9780310739302

eBook
On Sale January 28, 2014
304 pages
ISBN: 9780310739326

Reviews

“An engrossing story with welcome depths.”

-Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

 

“Grover questions both gender norms and gender conformity in an honest, light-handed manner.”

-Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

 

“…intriguing plot… fantastical chance encounters, daring escapes… wild ride of a story.”

-VOYA

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