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Christine Jorgensen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
Christine Jorgensen was the first highly publicized sex/gender reassignment in the United States. Though her surgery was the work of Danish physicians, she was an American and a military veteran. My ebook looks at the surgery and the public reaction to Christine's transformation. By 1971 the sex revolution began to leave out the family unit, a development that perplexed and troubled Jorgensen.
Living a Nightmare
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
How can one new person come in and change Fabian Chandlers life? Find out in Living a Nightmare.
Before The Rainbow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
Fifty years ago, South African society was rigid, less tolerant and bigoted! Imagine growing into manhood – after being abused as a child – believing that you are evil, perverted and worthy only of Hell! Imagine the freedom of travelling in a circus. This book is about gay life, exactly observed, but with wry humour underlying each chapter.
Coming Out Book, the Story of a Gay Christian Youth Pastor
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay & 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!"
24 Soho
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,960. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
A wild magic carpet ride filled with outlandish undertakings, secret bumps and mythical stops. Cartier's often torturous, always adventurous life so adroitly depicted here is ultimately a triumph of the human spirit.
Memoirs of An Insidious Queen
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 110,090. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Famous people often lead dark lives, hidden from the rest of the world; addictions, sexual deviation, selfishness, animalistic, pungency, and struggle run amok. And yet persistence and soul searching can ultimately lead to evolution. Travel with the author as he takes you on a journey through the eyes of a celebrity, whose creativity nearly reduced him to stardust.
Queerly Beloved: A Love Story Across Genders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,550. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine if, after fifteen years as a lesbian couple, your partner turned to you and said, "I think I'm really a man." What would you do? How would you respond? For Diane and Jacob (née Suzy) Anderson-Minshall this isn't a hypothetical question. It's what really happened.
Edge: Travels of an Appalachian Leather Bear
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 72,070. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Lethe Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Travel, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
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.
The Case for Acceptance: An Open Letter to Humanity
Price: Free! Words: 25,650. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
This open letter presents the rationale behind author Robin Reardon's motto: The only thing wrong with being gay is how some people treat you when they find out. It tackles the assumptions—secular and sacred—held by people who disagree with that motto. Although some references are included, the tone of this work is not academic, and the writing style is conversational and accessible.
Faking Hope
You set the price! Words: 14,700. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Dating & relationships, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
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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.
Pleasing Your Femme
Price: Free! Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » History of sex
Imagine trying to strap a femme down and it being a complete fail. I mean absolutely no stroke what so ever talk about embarrassing. Know that a strap that is too small can bring about embarrassment alone, and a strap that is to big could run your femme off. If you do not have skill with the larger strap it could be like leaving a bad taste in her mouth if you know what I mean.
Collected Poems and Letters from America with Photographs and a New Introduction
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Gay & 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.
Ed's Journal [3] Future Advent
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
Has Ed finally come to a decision about where to go in life? either with or with out his friends?
Ed's Journal [1] Lost Soul
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
The true journals of a teenage boy and his angst of growing up, friends, and the heart.
Fan Fiction Fan (Pixel-Stained: a documentary memoir of the electronic publishing revolution in gay genre fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 52,360. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A decade before e-books and self-publishing shook up the publishing industry, an author faced a dilemma: When you've written stories in a genre that is rarely published, what do you do? This first volume in Dusk Peterson's memoirs on the rise of gay genre fiction e-publishing includes reminiscences, stories, and art from mdbl, Steve Berman, J.M Snyder, and Emily Veinglory.
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Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 19,190. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
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The Double: Male Eros, Friendships, and Mentoring—From Gilgamesh To Kerouac
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 145,510. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Lethe Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Friendship, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
This book examines the concept of the Double in history and literary sources, from the earliest known literature, The Epic of Gilgamesh, to the life and writings of the 20th-century Beat writer, Jack Kerouac.  Drawing upon his knowledge of theology, Jungian psychology, literature, and the history of Christian spirituality, Ed Sellner explains this inner figure, reflected in close friendship.
Neither Here Nor There
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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.
Dogs Do Go To Heaven!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
As a professional dog trainer and animal behavior specialist, I consult with numerous people who bring in their new dog for the first time. We often end up talking about another dog from before, and frequently the tears begin to roll down their cheeks. Some feel guilty that even the death of a proud parent or loved one was not as traumatic as the loss of that dog.
The Road to Dalhousie
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 37,800. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
Travel memoir. Family and social relations. Gay community. Growing up and coming out in New Brunswick, Canada.