Dress Codes for Small Towns by Courtney Stevens

Available At: Electronic, Liberty

Categories: LGBTQ+, Sexual

Description: As the tomboy daughter of the town’s preacher, Billie McCaffrey has always struggled with fitting the mold of what everyone says she should be.

YA Label?: Yes

Notes: The book contains sexual activities; sexuality alternate genders ideologies; and profanity.

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Page 46: “Right now, I’m dressed as a dude.…’This fluid thing you have going is a thing of substance.’”

Page 63: “You want me to find a country girl to have sex with?”

Page 163: “But I am the girl-who-isn’t-a-guy who lives perpetually on the guy’s side. A brother, a dude, a…”

Page 178: “That sex dream. My first sex dream. My first sex anything. And…I was a guy. And…I was with Janie Lee.…Morning doesn’t care about my sexuality.”