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Best-Kept Boy in the World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Denham (Denny) Fouts, the twentieth century's most famous male prostitute, was a socialite and literary muse whose extraordinary life started off humbly in Jacksonville, Florida. But in short order he befriended (and bedded) the rich and celebrated and in the process conquered the world.
Christmas At Leo's - Memoirs Of A Houseboy
Series: Memoirs Of A Houseboy, Book 5. Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 99,360. Language: British English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Christmas at Leo’s, the fifth instalment in the 'Memoirs of a Houseboy' series, does exactly what it says on the cover, it tells the tale of Christmas at Leo’s.
In Bed With Gore Vidal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,630. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Gore Vidal claimed there was no such thing as “gay,” only gay sexual acts. But what was the truth about his sex life and sexuality—and how did it affect and influence his writing and public life?
Firelight of a Different Colour: The Life and Times of Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,740. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
When Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing threw himself to his death from the terrace of Hong Kong’s Mandarin Oriental Hotel in 2003, he was the greatest star of his generation in the city. At the forefront of almost all the cultural changes Hong Kong saw during his lifetime, Leslie came to embody the unique spirit of the city. Firelight of a Different Colour commemorates a life that continues to inspire.
The PrEP Diaries: A Safe(r) Sex Memoir
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 56,070. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017 by Lethe Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sexual health
Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis has become part of our dialogues with not only personal physicians but friends and lovers. The gay, bisexual, queer and transgender community is exploring Truvada, the daily pill prescribed to HIV-negative people that prevents transmission of the virus, while the straight world catches up. Evan J. Peterson writes about his experiences in a wry & honest manner.
Dancing with the Stars - A Story of the Golden Era of Hollywood Musicals
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Norman Borine reveals the exciting and fascinating story of how he moved from a small town in Idaho to Hollywood, where he soon became a member of the elite MGM family. He explains how he leaped from $100 per week as a contract dancer, to becoming Cyd Charisse’s the first movie dance partner, to earning $1,000 per week as a “dance-in” for Fred Astaire.
Snakes and Ratters And Other Bits
Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: British English. Published: October 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Another serving of houseboy witterings from Gillibran Brown. Snakes and Ratters is a tasty new tale sandwiched between two other light bites about life with Dick and Shane.
Cocaine & Champagne - Road To My Recovery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,130. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Sonya grows up in an upper middle class home with an alcoholic father. She acquires a taste for alcohol and drinks her first bottle of champagne when she is just twelve. Despite her dysfunctional family life, Sonya has the necessary tools to lead a productive life and leaves home for college. Living alone and left to her own devices, the choices she makes are not all good.
A Marvellous Party
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017 by Ignite Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Ian Elmslie's engaging book tells – with candour and humour – how he came to brush shoulders with TV stars, music heroes, or world-renowned actors. Above all, it's the tale of a young gay man learning about love and life, and reflecting on changes in his community in the 50 years since the decriminalisation of homosexuality. An inspiring and moving read.
Let's Shut Out the World
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,140. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Let’s Shut Out the World is both prequel and sequel to the author’s rough-and-ready romantic escapades detailed in his diaries, the Lambda Literary Award finalist for memoir, Wild Animals I Have Known.
Achilles and the Houseboy
Series: Memoirs Of A Houseboy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,750. Language: British English. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Achilles and the Houseboy If Achilles, ancient hero of the Trojan War, had worn proper footwear then Gillibran Brown, modern hero of the Domestic Empire, would get into a lot less trouble, or so he believes. A kiss heralds the arrival of a most unwelcome and troublesome visitor who throws Gilli out of kilter with life and his men folk. Take another trip into Gilli's world.
Queen Called Bitch: Tales of a Teenage Bitter-Ass Homosexual
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 69,210. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
A loud-mouth, black, gay teenager struggles to find himself in rural America.
Ellen DeGeneres Biography: What Does it Take For a Gay to Succeed in the Entertainment Industry?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ellen Degeneres - a true talent the world has ever known. She has been through a lot in life. Ellen's major breakthroughs came from doing stand-up comedies, acting sets, TV show hosting and writing several bestsellers. Ellen was not always like this as she came from a normal family and doing odd jobs in her 20s, but she was able to turn the roadblocks in life into stepping stones for success...

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