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Edge: Travels of an Appalachian Leather Bear
By Jeff Mann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,070. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Lethe Press. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel
The autobiographical essays in Edge offer insight into the passions of acclaimed author Jeff Mann. These memories, insightful as they are endearing, range from his boyhood obsession with the gothic allure of Dark Shadows, to the doubt and pain of being a Southerner and so at the edge of the gay community, and the appeal of leather bars and bear culture.
Faking Hope [True Story]
By TheOriginOfLove2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships
Life is not always easy, I know that. Everybody hates me at school, students and teachers. But I don't care as long as Alex, my boyfriend, is with me. But having a boyfriend who's mysteriously disappearing is not always easy. Especially when everybody seems to know the truth except you. But sometimes it's for the best, truth is not always easy to hear. [True story]
Collected Poems and Letters from America with Photographs and a New Introduction
By Rupert Brooke
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
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.
Ed's Journal [1] Lost Soul
By Edge Celize
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true journals of a teenage boy and his angst of growing up, friends, and the heart.
Neither Here Nor There
By John Suddath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
A memoir of a 7-decade struggle against guilt and fear to accept myself as both gay and as a Christian. It was a long journey with numerous detours and dead-ends, but in the end I gained some insight of what it means to be fully human and willing to take risks.
Pro-Gay and Ex-Gay Christians - Is There Room for Dialogue? Narratives and News on Christianity and Homosexuality during the 1990s (Narrative Nonfiction)
By Dusk Peterson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
In the late 1990s, most Christian denominations and other faiths remained deeply divided on the issue of homosexuality and related topics, such as gender roles. This collection of narratives and traditional news articles looks back at that tumultuous period, when Christians around the world engaged in battles and occasional dialogue in an attempt to determine the future of the Christian Church.
The Road to Dalhousie
By Charles Seems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,800. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Petra Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Travel memoir. Family and social relations. Gay community. Growing up and coming out in New Brunswick, Canada.
America's Boy
By Wade Rouse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,550. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up "different" in the Ozarks is tough for a kid like Wade, especially with a wacky family and an all-American older brother. Wade's battle with himself- and the long road back to self-acceptance-forms the heart of this nostalgic, poignant, brutally funny and courageous memoir about what it means to be "normal," what it means to fit in, and, ultimately, what it means to be yourself.
Don't You Know Who I Am Yet?
By Jonathan Jaxson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Don't You Know Who I Am Yet?" is about a young man searching desperately for the acceptance and attention that his family could never provide. As a confused teenager, he eventually became addicted to the heightened atmosphere of Reality TV and was featured on countless shows. Jonathan shares those stories and his celebrity experiences as a publicist to the stars.
I Was Born This Way--The Comprehensive Edition
By Rich Bateman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Behavioral management
The autobio of a gay man raised in the rural south. Bullying, name-calling, and torture are just a few of the treatments received by this young boy. Read his story, which calls for action against bullying, to further our children's rightful education! 10% of proceeds benefit Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation.
Gay: the tenth anniversary collection
By Steve Dow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,660. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
Forty-seven essays on what it means to be gay today: the marriage fight, religion, politics, Mardi Gras, body image, drugs, HIV, media, families, babies, gender identity, sport, literature and arts. Steve Dow is a Melbourne-born, Sydney-based journalist and author whose original publication of Gay in 2001 was critically well-received.
Playing By the Rules
By Justin Elzie
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 72,400. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Elzie came out publicly on ABC Evening World News in January 1993. He became the first Marine discharged under Don't Ask, Don't Tell, and later reinstated, becoming the first Marine to challenge Don't Ask, Don't Tell with a Federal Court Case and went on to serve four years openly gay. Forward by David Mixner.
Making HERstory: Womyn Working It Out!
By D. Johnson, Ph.D.
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 73,110. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Homophobic discrimination and hate crimes faced by those that identify as gay might have an even greater impact on those African Americans females who proclaim themselves as lesbians and women of authority. This research study explores the lived experiences of African American self-identified lesbian managers. Triple minorities...
Sex and Sexuality, One Woman's Journey of Discovery
By Sequoia Elisabeth
You set the price! Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Learn about the transgender journey, get to know humanity better, be a better person, understand your body better, enjoy sex more, not just sex but the entire relationship, improve all your relationships. Jesus's teachings on Sex and Sexuality are shared. On this journey the significance of relationship is discovered as well as the meaning of sexuality. Please join me on this Journey of Discovery.