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Secret Diaries Past & Present by Natasha Holme & Helena Whitbread
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Anne Lister (1791–1840) and Natasha Holme (1969–) are two lesbian diarists, two centuries apart, who conceal their sexuality behind an esoteric code of their own devising. Helena Whitbread and Natasha Holme investigate.
Bello come il Christallo by Chris Tamburini
Price: Free! Words: 28,930. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Mi chiamo Chris e ho 20 anni. La mia storia è rivolta a tutti, ma in particolare è dedicata a chi non accetta e a chi non si accetta. E a te, se vorrai ascoltare.
Mambo Lips: A Memoir of a Girl who Found Strength in Being Different by Joie Lamar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016 by Prominent Books, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
This is the story of a young girl growing up in a fun, vibrant and sometimes dysfunctional Latino household. Much like all lives, she experiences her share of illnesses, deaths, births, loves and losses. Joie faces all of these with a strength unlike most as she discovers her lesbian self. This is a fascinating story of a child’s lesbian awakening and the power she derives from that.
We Are Valid! by Mason Garret Godwaldt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Everyone has identity struggles. What do I want to be when I grow up? What group do I belong too? For Transgender people, it goes well beyond that. The questions change to “Will I ever be the true me?”, “Do I belong at all?”
A Quick Guide to the Cass Theory of Lesbian & Gay Identity Formation by Vivienne Cass Ph.D.
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
In this brief overview of her theory, Dr Cass integrates, for the first time, the many facets of her theory that have previously been dispersed throughout various publications. This book will be an excellent resource for researchers, educators and health professionals, both those new to the theory and those wishing to confirm their understanding of it.
Lesbian Crushes in France: A Diary on Screwing Up my Year Abroad by Natasha Holme
Series: Lesbian Crush Diaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,530. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
In 1990 twenty-year-old Natasha finds herself in France on her university year abroad. She is ANGRY. Everyone should be a lesbian, or she will punish them for their oversight (particularly her bemused fellow English assistant friend, Ange).
Gay Men and The New Way Forward by Raymond L. Rigoglioso
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,750. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sociology
How is being gay a gift? From a perspective seldom considered in mainstream gay—or straight—culture, Raymond L. Rigoglioso, founder of Gay Men of Wisdom, takes a fresh and open-hearted look at the critical roles that gay men play in the world. Organized around 14 Distinct Gay Male Gifts, Gay Men and The New Way Forward shows how gay men have become teachers for humanity.
The Gay Test by Mistress Dede
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by J.D. Rockefeller. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Are you more sexually attracted to men than women? This is the question that you should ask yourself. Still confused? Take The Gay Test and find out the truth.
How to be a Sissy: Sissy Instructions for Sissy Bois by Mistress Dede
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014 by J.D. Rockefeller. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Are you emotionally exhausted trying to hide your feelings from everyone? Do you feel that you identify better with a woman's gender role than a man’s? Have you thought about what it would be like to wear women’s clothing, or engage in activities that women predominately do? Do you believe that you have more effeminate traits than masculine traits? Read on to learn more....
Explore Your Career Identity: A Lesbian & Gay Workbook by Annie Southern
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / career development, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
This workbook (based on Dr Southern's 'Explore Your Career Identity' practical workbook) has been produced with specific material for lesbian and gay people who want to understand more about what makes them ‘tick’ in terms of their career development so that they can make optimal decisions for their future success, security and happiness. There are lots of exercises in this book for you to do.
Finding my Own Way to Happy and Gay by Barbara Castle-Farmer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
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!
Sex and Soul by Cristina L. White
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,680. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
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.
Ending Lethal Prejudice And Discrimination (Text Messages From Jesus Book 5) by Buddy Valentine
Series: Text Messages From Jesus. Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Eliminated Discriminated gains acceptance as he learns the original translations of the only seven verses misused against gays! In Book 5, through text messages, Jesus shows through nearly a dozen examples of gay relationships in the Bible how being LGBT isn’t just not a sin, but a blessing!
Coming Out Book, the Story of a Gay Christian Youth Pastor by Marcell Kincses
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
"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!"
Be Reconciled by Derrick Tennial
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Sexual identity crisis can distort one’s perception of God, stunt spiritual growth, and damage self-efficacy. Using the I-CAGN (pronounced “I-CAN”) model (Identify, Confront, Acknowledge, Grieve, and Nominate), Be Reconciled offers practical steps to help spiritually conscious teenagers and adults confront their SGL identity and began the reconciling of their sexuality and spirituality.
Going Gay My Journey from Evangelical Christian Minister to Self-acceptance, Love, Life, and Meaning by Tim Rymel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Tim Rymel, a former Christian minister and leader in the ex-gay (reparative therapy) movement shares his story of coming to terms with his sexuality and rediscovering faith.
Nobody's Baby: Memoir of An Unwanted Child by Toni Macante
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,330. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
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.
Not Like Other Boys, Growing Up Gay by Marlene Fanta Shyer and Christopher Shyer by Marlene Fanta Shyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In alternating voices, this frank memoir chronicles the long journey mother and son took from a relationship of concealment and shame about Chris's homosexuality to one of acceptance and love. Marlene and Chris tell the story of their parallel lives during the troubled years each of them kept silent about their suspicions, all the while yearning to reveal the truth.
How to Come Out - A Guide for Women Questioning their Sexual Orientation by Essie Reis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
The How to Come Out - A Guide for Women Questioning Their Sexual Orientation offers advice and the author's true case scenarios on how to accept oneself as a lesbian or bisexual woman as well as how to come out to parents, children, boyfriends or husbands, healthcare providers, at church and more. Included are the author's Top 10 List of Lesbian/Bi Resources.