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Old & Proud & Out
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
When Marty and Philip get word that yet another of their old friends has died, both decide it’s time to do something. Plans are set in motion that will round up the old gang, giving them a weekend of fun, laughs and memories at New York’s Camp Winemuca. Some of them haven’t seen each other in years, others have changed completely…and in more ways than one. For Gay and LGBT Readers...finally!
El Diario de Lucas
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & 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.
The Gospel of Lazarus (The Disciple Whom Jesus Loved)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts
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.
There is Always Another Boogey Man
You set the price! Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
A Reckoning of Homosexual Serial Killers “A list of the 50 Worst of the Worst”
The King's Toads
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
The Boterels of Brittany effectively won the Battle of Hastings for William the Conqueror. Over the next century, the Boterel men stayed close to the king and prospered, sometimes through military support: sometimes through much more personal services - and they don't get much more personal! And the family spread in England and France - one line being the ancestors of George Washington!
Ode to Boy: An Anthology of Same-Sex Attraction in Literature from Antiquity Through the First World War
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 177,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
A refreshingly readable collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the war poets. Includes works from Homer, Sappho, the Old Testament, Pindar, Plato, Catullus, Virgil, Horace, Plutarch, Ovid, Rumi, Hafiz, Michelangelo, Marlowe, Shakespeare, Byron, Disraeli, Thoreau, Melville, Whitman, Henry James, Wilde, Housman, Cather, Stein, Mann, Owen, & many more.
Edleston: Lord Byron's Boy Poems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & 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.
Love, Christopher Street
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
The 26 original essays in Love, Christopher Street encompass revealing, intense, profound, funny, personal, and queer reflections that span forty years of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender life in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Staten Island and together create an LGBT love letter to New York City.
Gay Spirit: Myth & Meaning
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 by White Crane Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Arguably the book that started the Gay Spirituality Movement. Publishers Weekly wrote: Cultural editor of the Advocate, Thompson here collects previously published articles and book excerpts from the magazine, each an attempt to define the status of gay men.
The Trouble with Harry Hay: Founder of the Modern Gay Movement (Updated Edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,590. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012 by White Crane Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
In a galvanizing sweep through the Twentieth Century, award-winning historian Stuart Timmons chronicles the story of the man who founded the modern gay movement. After decades of searching and struggle, Harry Hay created the Mattachine Society in 1950, the nation’s first gay political group. Today, LGBT activism is taken for granted. But over a half century ago, it required vision and courage.
Foodsluts at Doll & Penny's Cafe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,480. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
In 1988, twenty year-old Tony Correia flies to Vancouver with a plane ticket he found in a classified ad. What begins as adolescent revenge soon becomes a lesson in Vancouver’s counterculture when Tony gets a job at Doll & Penny’s Café. With a cast of characters that include drag queens, prostitutes and the religious right, Foodsluts reminds us it’s not prostitution if you would do it for free.
Queer Hauntings: True Tales of Gay and Lesbian Ghosts
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 47,860. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Lethe Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Travel » Gay & lesbian
(3.00 from 1 review)
Queer Hauntings: True Tales of Gay and Lesbian Ghosts is a collection of eerie locales worldwide with a queer bent, combining historical fact and unearthly encounters from across the United States, as well as around the globe.