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I Hope We Choose Love : A Trans Girl’s Notes from the End of the World

Cheng Thom, Kai
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press
Published: October 31, 2019
ISBN: 9781551527758
144 pages
Country of publication: Canada


– In 2017 26-year-old Kai Cheng Thom burst onto the literary scene with a novel (Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars, Metonymy Press), a poetry book (a place called No Homeland) and a children’s picture book (From the Stars in the Sky to the Fish in the Sea). A place called no homeland was a finalist for both a Publishing Triangle and Lambda Literary Award for trans literature, and Kai Cheng herself won the Dayne Ogilvie Prize for Emerging LGBTQ Writers. From the Stars in the Sky to the Fish in the Sea has been acclaimed for its warm portrayal of a non-binary child who tries to figure out what they want to be with the love and support of their mother; it recently appeared in a New York Times article listing “12 Books for Feminist Boys and Girls” (link: https: //www.nytimes.com/2018/12/19/…

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