My Brother, My Sister: Story of a Transformation

Viking. 2013. 224p. ISBN 9780670025527. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781101638057.
Feminist film critic Haskell writes candidly about the journey her sixtysomething brother, Chevey, made to change his gender, becoming Ellen. She not only chronicles Ellen's life during transition, she describes her own journey to acceptance of her sister with wit and, of course, references to film and literature.

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