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Finding my Own Way to Happy and Gay
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
An often hilarious often heartbreaking account of coming out by a young lesbian in 60s South Africa. It wasn’t all sliding along on buttered feet ... there was angst & anguish along the way, battles won, hopes lost, and many laughably embarrassing moments. And in spite of all the available reading, it’s no easier coming out today than it was last century - no matter where you live!
Love in the Present
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,130. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships
Jess and Favio's similar religious past quickly seals their attraction of the first hours. But as their love deepens and their trust strengthens, appears a vulnerability that endangers their desire. Favio is fighting to survive leukemia; Jess has learned to silence his love. The impendence of Favio's death reminds them that their only hope is to love in the present.
Manning Up: Transsexual Men on Finding Brotherhood, Family & Themselves
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
27 men who transitioned from female-to-male illuminate their roles as male community members: Fathers, sons, brothers, husbands, boyfriends, friends, and mentors. Offering an incredible range of cultural, class, ethnic, spiritual, and generational backgrounds, their writing addresses topics including birthing and raising children, gay male sexuality, facing racism, and finding solace in religion.
The Lesbian Film Guide
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,480. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment
The Lesbian Film Guide covers over 400 lesbian themed films and series from around the world. This is a seriously comprehensive guide to all things lesbian on the big screen, TV and on the web – movies, short film collections, documentaries and series. Not just that, it is the only current guide to LESBIAN movies in print. Don’t miss another LESBIAN film!
An American Queer: The Amazon Trail
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
This collection of Lee Lynch's columns chronicles over a quarter century of queer life in the United States, from the last decades of the twentieth century into the twenty-first.
Sex and Soul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,680. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sex and Soul is a frank and often funny account of one woman’s transition from good Catholic girl to an out and open gay woman of color.
Faith Power
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Series: Rainbow Believers, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,740. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
Explore the Scriptural definitions of being led by the Holy Spirit into a fruitful, spiritually empowered life as a Christian through the Bible accounts of Daniel, Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego! Encourages LGBT people to develop the same level of faith that landed these folks in the Great Hall of faith of Hebrews 11.
Coming Out Book, the Story of a Gay Christian Youth Pastor
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
"I literally could not put it down!" "Breathtaking journey, that everyone has to read!" "Bold and vulnerable, way ahead of its time, it is going to become a bestseller in 2014, no question!"
The Last Invisible Continent: Essays on Adoption and Identity
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
"The Last Invisible Continent is an important book, a superb mixing of the personal and the political." -- The Columbus Free Press
24 Soho
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,960. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
A wild magic carpet ride filled with outlandish undertakings, secret bumps and mythical stops. Cartier's often torturous, always adventurous life so adroitly depicted here is ultimately a triumph of the human spirit.
Inquest into a Campaign
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2014 by MMMporium. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A creative non-fiction critique of the press regulation campaign fought in the wake of the suicide of transsexual school teacher Lucy Meadows. Includes detailed timeline and lists of web resources.
Saved, Sanctified, and Same-Gender Loving: A Story-Journal to Spiritual Reconciliation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health
Saved, Sanctified, and Same-Gender Loving is not only a proclamation of reclamation for me, but for all African-American SGL men who have lived conflicted lives, tormented by indoctrinated fears of eternal damnation, terrified of being rejected by God and family, and driven to schizophrenic nihilism (feelings of lovelessness, hopelessness, and despair).
Clobber Passages
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Series: Rainbow Believers, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
Debunking the myths, and bridging the gap between "traditional" and "pro gay" schools of theology concerning passages of Scripture commonly used to condemn LGBT people.
Queerly Beloved: A Love Story Across Genders
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,550. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Imagine if, after fifteen years as a lesbian couple, your partner turned to you and said, "I think I'm really a man." What would you do? How would you respond? For Diane and Jacob (née Suzy) Anderson-Minshall this isn't a hypothetical question. It's what really happened.
Picture Perfect?
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You set the price! Words: 49,550. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Picture Perfect? is an honest, soul-bearing memoir that pulls back the curtain on the story behind a family picture that went viral. With inspiring candor, Kordale Lewis describes his struggles with childhood sexual abuse, a drug-addicted mother, suicide, the trials of teen fatherhood, and more. His story provides a bold challenge for readers to redefine their own meaning of a perfect family.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 6 - April 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Harvard Law Review, Apr. '14, includes scholarly articles and student research, and the annual survey of Developments in the Law. This year's topic is SEXUAL ORIENTATION & GENDER IDENTITY. The issue includes an article by Jill Anderson, "Misreading Like a Lawyer: Cognitive Bias in Statutory Interpretation," and one by Ryan Bubb & Richard Pildes, "How Behavioral Economics Trims Its Sails and Why."
Edge: Travels of an Appalachian Leather Bear
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,070. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Lethe Press. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel
The autobiographical essays in Edge offer insight into the passions of acclaimed author Jeff Mann. These memories, insightful as they are endearing, range from his boyhood obsession with the gothic allure of Dark Shadows, to the doubt and pain of being a Southerner and so at the edge of the gay community, and the appeal of leather bars and bear culture.
El Diario de Lucas
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 35,100. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
El Diario de Lucas narra la historia de un adolescente de pueblo emergido en problemas familiares y su sexualidad. Al cumplir 18 años deja sus raíces para lograr alcanzar sus sueños en la Gran ciudad. The Journal of Luke tells the story of a teenage village emerged in family issues and sexuality. At age 18 left his estate to achieve achieve your dreams in the big city.
Nobody's Baby: Memoir of An Unwanted Child
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,330. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Toni Macante was born with a birth defect that resulted in a severely disfiguring left leg. Neglected by her parents, she learned tenacity and resilience that served her well when she faced life on her own while coming of age and coming out as a lesbian in the late forties and early fifties.
The Gospel of Lazarus (The Disciple Whom Jesus Loved)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
The story of Jesus and the Beloved Disciple is a beautiful and intriguing love story, well worth being treated as serious literature and appearing between covers of its own. For this version of the story, editor Tobias Skinner has chosen to believe, for reasons set forth in the preface, that it was Lazarus who first wrote this version of the gospel.