First Year Out
100 pages, 5 1/5 x 9 2/5
Release Date:18 Jan 2018

First Year Out

A Transition Story

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Based on the author’s experiences, this graphic novel depicts the life of a transgender woman in detail. Typical everyday thoughts, emotions, struggles, and interpersonal interactions that trans people face on a daily basis are depicted, as well as practical and medical aspects involved in a full gender transition, from start to completion.

RELATED TOPICS: Gender & Sexuality
Sabrina Symington is a freelance illustrator and transgender woman. She produces the transgender-themed webcomic series Life of Bria through the website She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
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