Fiction Old & New This is How it Always Is by Laurie Frankel, DB87225

The Fiction Old and New book group will be discussing This is How it Always Is by Laurie Frankel, DB87225,  on Friday,  November 3, 2017 at 9:00 p.m.
eastern time, 6:00 p.m. pacific time in the Book Nook Room of the
Accessible World site, www.accessibleworld.org
 
While the NLS annotation focuses mainly on the issue of transgender identity, the focus of this story is primarily on the ways that a family comes together in times of difficulty and the impact that is experienced by each member of this family consisting of a physician mother, a writer father and 5 siblings.  Anyone who has experienced family life, either as a child, a sibling, a parent or all of the above, will see much of themselves in this book.
 
Here is the annotation:
 
This is how it always is: a novel DB87225
Frankel, Laurie. Reading time: 11 hours, 2 minutes.

Read by Gabra Zackman.

Family

Rosie and Penn Walsh-Adams are parents to five boys in Madison, Wisconsin. But youngest son, Claude, from the age of three, has decided he wants to be a girl. While the parents support his choice, their decision has consequences for the family. Unrated. Commercial audiobook. 2017.
 
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