Conundrum Author:Jan Morris FROM JAMES TO JAN_ James Morris was a distinquished author, a man who had scaled Mount Everest, a veteran of four years in a crack English army regiment, a husband and a father of five. But, from the age of three, James felt that he had been born into the wrong body, that he should have been, really was, a girl. At the age of 46, James underw... more »ent a transsexual operation. It was a complete success. James Morris "died" - and a new person was created. That "new" person was a woman - Jan Morris, author of this book.« less
I found this a well written story. Morris' story was presented in a rational and clear manner -- I think even those that would find this topic of transexuality uncomfortable would be able to enjoy this writing. I was fasitnated not by the topic but by the literary presentation. The writing amazed me.