10 Gender-Bending Children's Books You'll Love

By: Daniel Villarreal
2.2.2013

Pugdog by Andrea U'Ren (2001)

When the owner of an adorable puppy realizes that his "good boy" is actually a girl, he subjects the rough-and-tumble pup to a miserable regimen of grooming and acting "like a lady."

But when Pugdog runs away for a liberating afternoon of hole digging and squirrel chasing in the park, she ends up teaching her owner a thing or two about silly gender stereotypes and what makes her so special.

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