Historical novelist with a particular interest in the power of historical fiction to explore the lives of GLBTQ people. Periods of expertise: Anglo Saxon England, the Middle Ages in general, and a new focus on the American Civil War. Editor of Our Story: GLBTQ historical Fiction at http://www.glbtbookshelf.com . Hawthorne's first novel, An involuntary king: A Tale of Anglo Saxon England, available here on Smashwords, is one of the 2012 IndieB.R.A.G. Medallion Honorees www.bragmedallion.com/ . I am transgender and formerly wrote as "Nan Hawthorne."
on Feb. 22, 2012 :
This book is filled with great history facts about why women have been taught the things they have been taught about sexuality.
Enlightenment gained for sure.
Helpful to gain a unique and educated perspective on how to view your sexuality.
This book would make a great HBO documentary.
(reviewed the day of purchase)