A transgender couple who fell in love after both had sex changes: "Boy meets girl, girl meets boy: Arin Andrews, 16, left, was once a girl called Emerald while his girlfriend Katie Hill, 18, right, was born a boy called Luke"
Some Assembly Required: The Not-So-Secret Life of a Transgender Teen / Arin Andrews ; with Joshua Lyon. Seventeen-year-old Arin Andrews shares all the hilarious, painful, and poignant details of undergoing gender reassignment as a high school student in this winning teen memoir.
Some Assembly Required by Arin Andrews: Born Emerald, Arin remembers trying on his male cousin's clothes in fourth grade, as well as crafting a 'homemade funnel' to urinate standing up. As puberty progresses, Arin wears black sports bras to minimize his chest and feels 'betrayed' when his period starts. This is a brave book that handles complicated and sensitive topics honestly and, at times, with humor.