A TRANSGENDER-INTERSEX YOUNG ADULT BOOK
David Watson’s fourteen years of life have passed in daily terror of his abusive father. But even after his father is dead, David still has trouble dealing with his anger. His mother tries vitamins and a tranquilizer to ease his unhappiness, but the rage, fear, and guilt are still there.
It takes his best friend Teresa to point out that David is transgender, naturally feminine, and that his body is changing. Doctors determine that David has a chromosomal abnormality, and David begins living as Elizabeth.
As her life moves forward, making new friends, she joins a dance class and discovers that her painful past allows her to help another girl trapped in her own parental relationship.
Here’s what readers have said about “Vitamins”
Karin Bishop is a wonderful writer who writes brilliantly in themes of a mother’s love for her child … Wonderful characters, with a lot of emotion as well as compassion … It was a beautiful story of enlightenment once the pain and anguish was was gone … I didn’t want to put the story down …