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Watersgreen House publishes literary gay fiction and poetry. Our books are available in paperback and e-book editions including Nook, Kindle, & Smashwords.

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Reading and Writing in Freshman English
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,090. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Freshman composition instructors will not find a more affordable basic textbook for their cash-strapped students. This book focuses on total literacy, with emphasis given to reading comprehension of increasingly challenging texts.
Rupert Brooke
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Keith Hale, editor of Friends & Apostles: The Correspondence of Rupert Brooke and James Strachey, 1905-1914, here examines the bowdlerization of Brooke in existing biographies and looks into the poet's self-proclaimed bisexual identity.
Typee: Classroom Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,820. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This Classroom Edition of Melville's classic first novel, Typee, contains questions for discussion to help students with reading comprehension, critical thinking, and a close reading of the text.
Where Angels Fear to Tread Classroom Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,810. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
This edition of Forster's classic first novel is designed for classroom use. Questions for discussion appear at the end of each chapter to enhance reading comprehension, critical thinking, and encourage a close reading of the text.
A Room With a View: Classroom Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This Classroom Edition of Forster's classic novel contains questions for discussion to help students with reading comprehension, critical thinking, and a close reading of the text.
The Watersgreen House Gay Male Reader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian
Includes works by Michelangelo, Christopher Marlowe, William Shakespeare, Lord Byron, Walt Whitman, Bayard Taylor, Oscar Wilde, A. E. Housman, Rupert Brooke, and Wilfred Owen
The Picture of Dorian Gray Critical Edition: Original Unexpurgated 1890, 13-Chapter Version
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,070. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
This volume contains the original, overtly homoerotic version of the book that first appeared in 1890. Following the novel is a series of critical reviews of the book along with letters defending his work, which Wilde wrote to the various publication editors.
The Longest Journey Classroom Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,190. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This classroom edition contains questions for discussion after each of the thirty-five chapters and also for the entire novel. Professors may choose to order the classroom edition for the entire class or order the novel-only edition for the class and the classroom edition for themselves.
Moloch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 264,940. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
*Contains Jack London's The Iron Heel, H.G. Wells' The Sleeper Awakes, and Robert Hugh Benson's Lord of the World, three dystopian novels that were published within ten years of each other and ushered in the genre. *Contains an introduction by Luke Hartwell.
Our Mutual Friend
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 334,600. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The New York Times said of Our Mutual Friend, the last novel completed by Dickens, that for most readers it would "be considered his best." While expressing all the humanism and humor of Dickens's early work, Our Mutual Friend is also the author's most modern novel and one of his most sophisticated.
Not Paul, But Jesus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,230. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
In Not Paul, But Jesus Jeremy Bentham offers solid proof that the books of the Bible ascribed to Paul could not have been divinely inspired due to the numerous fallacies and contradictions contained within them. Indeed, argues Bentham, Paul’s works even contradict the teachings of Christ.
Fountains in the Sand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
One need not strain one’s eyes too much reading between the lines to find the homoerotic in Norman Douglas's travel writing. An Austrian-born Scott, Douglas spent much of his adult life traveling the world partially to see it and partially to escape the law in whatever country he recently had departed.
A Spirit in Prison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 187,790. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Romance » General
Robert Smythe Hichens was an English novelist, journalist, short story writer, poet, dramatist, lyricist, screenwriter, and playwright. He wrote more than forty novels during the span of his career, the most noteworthy being The Green Carnation, for which he gained notoriety and A Spirit in Prison, which won critical praise for its psychological insights and vivid pictures of local color.
Lord of the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,820. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
This is the dystopian novel that Pope Francis has twice urged Catholics to read (in 2013 and again in 2015), calling it "prophetic." Before Huxley, before Orwell, and long before Fahrenheit 451, A Clockwork Orange, Blade Runner, and The Hunger Games, Robert Hugh Benson wrote a story of the coming of the Anti-Christ that today is considered one of the first modern dystopian novels.
Reading and Writing in Freshman English I
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,940. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
Freshman composition instructors will not find a more affordable basic textbook for their cash-strapped students. This book and its partner edition, Reading and Writing in Freshman English II focus on total literacy, with emphasis given to reading comprehension of increasingly challenging texts.
Masculine Beauty: A Collection of Walt Whitman's Poetry Of Same-Sex Affection
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
* Contains only those poems Whitman wrote exploring masculine beauty and/or same-sex affection. * Contains an abridged introduction by John Burroughs placing the work in its historical context as well as a contemporary preface by Michael Wilson.
Collected Poems and Letters from America with Photographs and a New Introduction
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
This volume begins with a new introduction by Keith Hale tying Brooke's early poems to his Rugby romantic friendships and discussing Brooke's sexuality in some detail. The Collected Poems and Letters from America are then presented in their entirety together with the original introduction to the letters by Henry James.
Sonnets to a Young Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
* Contains only Shakespeare's 127 sonnets written for or about his young male love. * Contains an introduction detailing the story told by the sonnet sequence and placing the sonnets in the canon of gay literature.
Letters to a Shooting Star
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Letters to a Shooting Star is an earlier version of Keith Hale's novel What Daniel Did With His Life.
Edleston: Lord Byron's Boy Poems
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
A collection of romantic poems Byron wrote for John Edleston, Lord Clare, Earl Delawarr, Lucas Chalandrutsanos, and other boys. The collection spans Byron's life. Some poems for Edleston, Clare, and Delawarr were among the earliest verse he wrote; the poems to Chalandrutsanos were his very last. Selected and introduced by Keith Hale.


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