We are thrilled to announce a new author ambassador and a fresh new look for www.ReadProudListenProud.com, a website that helps kids, parents, educators, and librarians discover books and audiobooks about the LGBTQ experience. It also includes useful resources, videos, and author interviews. Click here to visit the site!
Hear what the BEING JAZZ audiobook team had to say about working with Jazz Jennings:
“I feel very honored to have worked on this audiobook. It’s amazing how self-aware Jazz is. I find her youth, and how much she’s achieved in such a short period of time, incredibly inspiring. This recording is infused with her energy and humor. It’s a wonderful story from a really extraordinary young woman.”—Kelly Gildea, audiobook producer
“It’s easy to see why Jazz’s fans include everyone from Oprah and Obama to a growing legion of kids and parents across the country. Jazz is everything a funny, smart, and charming daughter with loving parents should be, and at a time when intolerance is on sad display in our daily news she is an inspiration; we should all be so brave. I am so delighted to have worked with Jazz on her audiobook.”—Scott Sherratt, audiobook director
Listen to a clip of BEING JAZZ:
“[W]ell-written, informative, and accessible…[Jazz Jenning’s] story is an important addition to the slender but growing body of transgender literature and belongs in every library.”—Booklist, starred review