Andrea James

The Year's 10 Best Transgender Non-Fiction Books


by Mitch Kellaway

November 5, 2014

Letters for My Sisters: Transitional Wisdom in Retrospect ($16, Transgress Press)

“If you could write just one letter to someone who is beginning their gender transition or to your younger, pre-transition self, what would you say?” Letters for My Sisters, edited by Deanne Thornton and Andrea James, asked transgender women this question. The result is a heartfelt collection of advice, confessions, regrets, and triumphs from 35 women — the largest number of contributors to a collection by trans women yet published.

Read the rest