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Embracing My Shadow: Growing up Lesbian in Nigeria
Price: $4.99 $2.00 USD. (60% off!) Words: 72,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2020 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
Embracing My Shadow traces Unoma Azuah’s challenging growth as a lesbian in Nigeria and how she navigated the paths of abuse, ethnic discrimination and homophobia in a hyper-religious and patriarchal Nigerian society. It is a story of a real life experience, and it affirms the conflicts and voices of LGBTQI Nigerians who have been constantly told that their sexual orientation is un-African.
Get Off
Price: $5.95 USD. (Free!) Words: 51,910. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery
Set against a backdrop of New York City in the grungy, glittering 1980s, GET OFF is a memoir about desperate living, hidden promise, double lives, and the danger of getting too much too soon.
George Michael Quiz Book
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This unauthorized quiz book focuses on the career and personal life of global superstar George Michael. The topics covered in this quiz book include: – Early Beginnings – Songs, Singles & Albums – Awards & Nominations – Music Videos – Album Sales & Certifications – Film & Television Credits – Legal Troubles, Drug Use & Health Problems – Sexuality & Personal Relationships – Hard Times
2014 (Jan-Jun) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,000. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2019 and represented by Andrew Delaplaine. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
Osric Martext is a mysterious person whose true identify has long been the subject of fruitless scholarly endeavors to discover.
2019 (Jun-Dec) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,840. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2019 and represented by Andrew Delaplaine. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
Another riveting installment in the Martext series exploring his upcoming Broadway play and other travails and challenges. 
Some Fine Day
Price: $3.45 $2.42 USD. (30% off!) Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2019 by JMS Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
Emery Walters knew he was male at an early age, something that was a no-no in the 1950s. Burying his male identity, he strove to be the best woman possible. But after raising four wonderful children from two debilitating marriages, he found myself alone and nearly penniless. That was when Emery came who he was supposed to be.
Honey & Vinegar: Recipe for an Outlaw
Price: $4.99 $2.00 USD. (60% off!) Words: 31,020. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2019 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
Honey & Vinegar: Recipe for an Outlaw gives an intimate look at how the values and hopes of the 1960s carried through into the queer activism of the 1990s. Exploring issues of class, family, embodiment, sexuality, identity, and agency in an illustrated series of vignettes that blur the lines between poetry and prose, Honey & Vinegar is a scrapbook of resistance.
The Gay Bondage Murder of Alphonse Lamy Astoria, Queens December 5, 1932
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Alphonse Lamy died a violent death on the night of December 5, 1932. Headlines in New York newspapers proclaimed the affair between elder bachelor and his youthful partner a "strange bondage" case. Meetings between Lamy and Peterson continued for five years, beginning when the youth was only fourteen years old. As many as twenty more men were involved in trysts that occurred at Lamy's flat.
Vita and Virginia Woolf and Sackville-West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,430. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Vita and Virginia Woolf and Sackville-West - two of the early 20th centuries most accomplished authors, friends and lovers. This book follows the relationship of two of the early 20th centuries most accomplished authors, friends and lovers. It details their background, their meeting and the way their relationship grew and flourished using contemporary diary entries and letters.
Memoirs of a Mermaid
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
In this moving collection of memoirs, Amiyah bares all, and tells all the “TEA” associated with her quest for love, success, acceptance, equality and womanhood in a way that only she could tell it. Sex, drugs, domestic violence, family feuds, financial struggles and failed relationships are all testaments of Amiyah’s shameless, fearless courage to live life outside of the box.
Two Wheels to Chamonix; 767 miles of blood, sweat and gears
Price: $5.23 USD. Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
At the age of 42, on a 25 year old mountain bike, Ali Mahoney decided to try and cycle from South Wales to her sister's home in the French Alps. It was hard enough for her to get to the start line, let alone even think about reaching the finish line. Find out how she managed (and didn’t manage) with setbacks and challenges along the way.
Growing Up Sissy Baby
Price: $3.75 $2.63 USD. (30% off!) Words: 30,260. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2019 by Michael Bent. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
Growing up as a sissy baby in Australia and England.
Accidentally Gay The True Love Story When a Wife Becomes a Husband
Price: $9.99 $6.99 USD. (30% off!) Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2019 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
When Lucky Bradley married his wife 25 years ago, he had the happily ever after he’d always wanted. Then, 20 years into their marriage, he found himself in a same sex marriage, as his wife transitioned from wife to husband.
Gay A Day
Price: $5.00 $2.00 USD. (60% off!) Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2019 by Lethe Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
From pirates, politicians, and pornographers to starlets, serial killers, and saints, Gay a Day showcases a multicultural mosaic of real-life stories. Each day features the biography of a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or intersex person of note: their accomplishments, their loves, their tragedies, and their times.
Best Kept Secrets
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
Joseph hopes you the reader will find comfort by reading about his own life lessons and his coping skills and to shed light for the ones who remain unhealed. Joseph's goal is to capture the humanity of the people by the stories he is telling in order to get closer to his own humanity
Farm Boy: A Memoir with Recipes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,350. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
Mark Abramson writes about growing up gay in rural America. Stories of farm life through blazing hot summers and icy winters are interspersed with old recipes and tales of Minnesota foods. He explores his love of music and cooking as well as his earliest awakenings of his interest in other farm boys and, yes, he really did raise a pet fox.
Thirty Years a Dresser
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 63,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Watching The Tony Awards as a teenager in the early 1980s, Dennis Milam Bensie knew he wanted to be in theater. Costumes became his calling, at first in summer stock and gradually with union houses, wherever he could find work. Thirty Years a Dresser is Bensie's third memoir, after Shorn: Toys to Men and One Gay American. His stories involve behind-the-scenes dish and drama during a wide range of
Rupert Brooke of Rugby: Biography, Commentary, Poetry, Prose, and Photographs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This volume details the bowdlerization of Brooke by his early biographers, discusses Brooke's sexuality, and ties Brooke's early poems to the romantic friendships he developed at Rugby School. Brooke's poetry is then presented, followed by his travel writing, complete with the stunning tribute by Henry James. Photographs of Brooke appear throughout the book and tell a story of their own.
A Marvellous Party
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017 by Ignite Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & 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.
A Pornographer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,560. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
A memoir by adult filmmaker Arch Brown, who recounts his interviews in the late 1960s and early 1970s with many of the men and women who wanted to star in his sex films-some who did, others who did not.

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