Books tagged: homophobia

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From Wrongs to Gay Rights: Cruelty and Change for LGBT People in an Uncertain World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
In a world where 76+ countries still have laws against homosexuality, a same-sex kiss can lead to a prison sentence or even death. In those countries, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people face arrest for loving the wrong people. Here, in their own words, activists tell what’s going on.
A Life For Nicholas (The Nicholas Chronicles #1)
Price: Free! Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Porterlance Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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"A Life for Nicholas" details the life of a thirteen year old boy who is an orphan and living in the foster care system. He has to deal with adolescence, his sexuality, the loss of friends and abuse as he figures out his place in the world. This book is a novella of about 13,000 words and the prequel to "A Home For Christmas" by Matt Zachary.
Homophobe: A Logical Response to an Ignorant Ideology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
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A young graduate student finds herself in an altercation at a coffee shop with a man insisting homosexuality is an unnatural, exclusively human phenomenon. Her intelligence and sense of morality questioned, she sets out to prove him wrong. This work of literary nonfiction is a must read for anyone looking to understand how homosexuality exists as a component of the natural world.
Coping With a Gay Child - Or Not Coping!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
(4.00)
A short novel based on real experiences. A gay teenager comes out to parents, one of whom is old fashioned and homophobic, and has a very extreme negative reaction. This is a story of broken hearts, true life and love, and is a recommended read for all youngsters who wish to come out to their parents, and to parents who struggle to come to terms with their child's sexuality.
The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Series: The Fallen, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,610. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A queer romantic fable for young adults (and the young at heart) - love, life, and history never looked quite like this before. "So your life sucks. Couldn't be suckier if you tried. Falling in love with the most hated and feared figure of all time isn't going to make it any better. So he brought you back from the dead. Just say thanks. And move on. Very quickly. Please?"
In Plain Sight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Nash didn't believe in love until it was too late. Now he's looking for reasons, for answers, for meaning. Sometimes the truth is right in front of you the whole time.
The Men of Jasper Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Men of Jasper Hill A Novel in Seven Stories Six men living an embittered existence transmute to living out loud
Beneath Angel's Wings
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Bullied, secretly gay and friendless, with little love or support from his parents, seventeen year-old Adam has reached his breaking point. Fortunately, just as he’s about to take the irrevocable last step, Angel shows him another path. The two boys from different backgrounds help each other achieve their dreams, until Adam's worst nightmare forces him to make a life-changing choice.
Saint Gabriel's Girls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Girl-X, Holland, Concetta, and dead Aoife have been friends since boarding together at Saint Gabriel’s Girls Academy in the 1970s. They shared everything—except the truth of their lives. And those kept secrets debilitate, until they are spared by a conjuring of letters through which dead Aoife annuls their pains and gives air to their suffocated voices.
And We Went
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Small town life in the 1950s wasn't easy for Roger, born into a rigid family headed by a preaching father, struggling to balance expectations with his growing feelings for his best friend, Billy. Though they fight to overcome the odds, it all seems futile when Billy goes missing and Roger must balance family, a stalker, and blackmail if he hopes to live long enough to love.