About this book
Novel about a six-year-old girl who realises she's a boy and goes on to change her gender. Set in Suffolk.
At the age of six, Mary Ward, the child of a poor farming family in Suffolk, has a revelation: she isn't Mary, she's a boy. So begins Mary's heroic struggle to change gender, while around her others also strive to find a place of safety and fulfilment in a savage and confusing world.