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Detransition, Baby by Torrey Peters
Detransition, Baby is published by
Profile Books in hardback at £14.99.




Torrey Peters

Detransition, Baby

As heard on BBC Radio 4’s Front Row.

February 2021 Book of the Month for Roxane Gay’s Book Club

Reese nearly had it all: a loving relationship with Amy, an apartment in New York, a job she didn’t hate. She’d scraped together a life previous generations of trans women could only dream of; the only thing missing was a child. Then everything fell apart and three years on Reese is still in self-destruct mode, avoiding her loneliness by sleeping with married men. When her ex calls to ask if she wants to be a mother, Reese finds herself intrigued. After being attacked in the street, Amy de-transitioned to become Ames, changed jobs and, thinking he was infertile, started an affair with his boss Katrina. Now Katrina’s pregnant. Could the three of them form an unconventional family – and raise the baby together?

“Irresistible… Detransition, Baby is the first great trans realist novel.” — Grace Lavery, The Guardian.

“A voraciously knowing, compulsively readable novel.” — Chris Kraus.

“Tremendously funny and sexy as hell.” — Juliet Jacques.


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