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Bibliography of Transgender Resources


  • Beam, C. (2007). Transparent: Love, Family, and Living the T with Transgender Teenagers. NY: Harcourt.
  • Brill, S.A. (2008). The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and   Professionals. SF: Cleis Press.
  • Boenke, M. (2003) (Ed.).Trans forming families: Real stories abou transgendered loved ones. Imperial Beach CA: Walter Trook Publishing.
  • Boyd, H. (2003). My husband Betty: Love, sex, and the life of a crossdresser. New York: Thunder’s Mouth Press.
  • Boyd., H. (2007). She's not the man I married: My life with a transgender husband. Emeryville, CA: Seal Press.
  • Brown, M. L. & Rounsley, C. A. (1996). True selves: Understanding transsexualism for families, friends, coworkers and helping professionals. S.F.: Jossey-Bass Pub.
  • Burke, P. (1996). Gender Shock: Exploding the myths of male and female. NY: Anchor Books/Doubleday.
  • Califia, P. (1997). Sex changes: The politics of transgenderism S.F.: Cleis   Press.
  • Cohen-Kettenis, P.T. & Pfäfflin, F (2003). Transgenderism and intersexuality in childhood and adolescence. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
  • Colpinto, J. (1999). As nature made him: The boy who was raised as a girl. NY: Harper Collins.
  • DeCrescenzo, T, and Mallon, G.P. (2002). Serving Transgender Youth: The Role of the      Child Welfare System: Proceedings of a Colloquium. Washington, D.C.: Child        Welfare League of America.
  • Ettner, R. (1999).  Gender loving care: A guide to counseling gender-variant clients.  NY: W. W. Norton and Co.
  • Erhardt, V. (2006).  Head over heels:  Wives who stay with cross-dressers and transsexuals.  Binghamton, NY:  The Haworth Press.
  • Green, J. (2004). Becoming a visible man. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt Press.
  • Lev, A. I. (2004). Transgender Emergence: Counseling Gender-Variant People and their Families. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press.
  • Lev, A. I. (2004). The Complete Lesbian and Gay Parenting Guide. NY: Berkley.
  • Mallon, G.P. (1999). Social Service with Transgendered Youth. Binghamton NY:   Harrington Park Press.
  • Meyerowitz, J. (2002). How sex changed: A history of transsexuality in the United States. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press.
  • Preves, S. (2003). Intersex and Identity: The contested self. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.
  • Rottnek, M. (Ed.), (1999).  Sissies & Tomboys:  Gender Nonconformity and Homosexual Childhood.  New York: New York University Press.
  • Stone Fish, L., & Harvey, R. G. (2005). Nurturing Queer Youth: Family Therapy Transformed. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.
  • Valerio, M.W. (2006). The testosterone files: My hormonal and social transformation from female to male. Emeryville, CA: Seal Press.
  • Vanderburgh, R. (2007). Transition and Beyond: Observations on Gender Identity. Q Press: Portland, Oregon.




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