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Lesbian Crushes at School: A Diary on Growing Up Gay in the Eighties
Series: Lesbian Crush Diaries. Price: Free! Words: 53,000. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out
13-year-old Natasha is in love with her teacher, Miss Williams, in an all-girls school in the eighties. She juggles her Latin homework, Bible study, a crush on Elaine Paige, and her suppressed sexuality, noting everything down in her diary in an attempt to make sense of it all. True story.
Natalae... From Across The Universe
Series: Social Awareness, Book 1 ยท , Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 162,910. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
Lessons learned from a personal journey and struggle for peace A memoir Natalae Jaennae Alluneedis This book is about my personal journey through life from James to me, Natalae, how the expression of who I am has affected those around me, and ultimately how all of us are impacted… even you.
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.
Impossibly Glamorous (2017 Re-release): How a Misfit from Kansas Became an Asian Sensation
Price: Free! Words: 56,460. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Entertainment
Charles St. Anthony heard plenty of ‘Wizard of Oz’ jokes growing up in Kansas. After finding himself on some seedy dance floors in Kansas City, his quest for love and glamor — and his penchant for all things Japanese — carried Charles from Dorothy’s homeland to New York to Tokyo.
Undercover Girl: Growing up transgender
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
In 1966, on the edge of a puberty she doesn't want, a transgender girl hears a news story, and knows there are other people like her. Will she ever become her true self? A story of love, hope, friendship, growing up, and acceptance, with some comedy and terror thrown in.
Lesbian Crush Diaries: School, Bulimia, France
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 187,160. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
The collected diaries: Lesbian Crushes at School: A Diary on Growing Up Gay in the Eighties (1983-1989) Lesbian Crushes and Bulimia: A Diary on How I Acquired my Eating Disorder (1989-1990) Lesbian Crushes in France: A Diary on Screwing Up my Year Abroad (1990-1991)
Turkey, the Raw Guide
Series: The Best of Perking the Pansies, Book 1. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 68,190. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
Have you ever wondered what it’s really like to pitch your tent in a foreign field, particularly a Muslim one? Guidebooks and travelogues only go so far. To get a real feel, you need to ask someone who’s been there, done that and bought all the fake designer t-shirts.
Finding Us
You set the price! Words: 62,420. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Dating & relationships
Finding us is about a girl named Dylann who is just trying to figure out who she is when her girlfriend commits suicide. Dylann's life is thrown out of control as her unhealthy coping mechanisms slowly develop into something more.
Deliberate Indifference: A Gay Man's Maltreatment by the United States Department of Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society
A Gay man struggles to retain his vision against the biased officials of the US prison system.
Hot Sauce-Flavored Coffee
Price: Free! Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
The first published work from Portland, Oregon author/ artist, Nikki Jauron. a 3-year tale of love, pain, life and insight. Short essay, poetry & Prose. Vivid and creative, sometimes beautiful, sometimes heart-wrenching. Definitely a treat for the senses.
Dear Franz, Advice for Everyman from the Duke of Merzenburg!
You set the price! Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Entertainment
Franz, the Duke of Merzenburg is here to answer all your questions! For years, he has opened up his heart and mind to billions of readers via his DearFranz.com advice column. In his new book, Franz shares some of his classic advice - from marriage to diet, to lifestyle to revenge! It's all there, waiting for you to read and absorb, instantly making you a better person: just like Franz!
Lesbian Crushes and Bulimia: A Diary on How I Acquired my Eating Disorder
Series: Lesbian Crush Diaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
19-year-old Natasha is obsessively in love with her teacher, Miss Williams. The tattoo she flashes around says so. Natasha meets Alex, a girl her own age, who questions her about the tattoo. An awkward romance is born. In this real-life diary Natasha records her panic at a lesbian relationship. To lose weight, she starves herself. To make sure she's gay, she drags five boys into bed in one week.
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.
Foodsluts at Doll & Penny's Cafe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,480. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
In 1988, twenty year-old Tony Correia flies to Vancouver with a plane ticket he found in a classified ad. What begins as adolescent revenge soon becomes a lesson in Vancouver’s counterculture when Tony gets a job at Doll & Penny’s Café. With a cast of characters that include drag queens, prostitutes and the religious right, Foodsluts reminds us it’s not prostitution if you would do it for free.
I, Mary MacLane: A Diary of Human Days - Annotated Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
Called first many times - first blogger, first New Woman, first female proto-Surrealist, first screen writer/star to break the fourth wall and directly address her audience (1917’s astonishing "Men Who Have Made Love to Me"), in her final book she is the first media icon to destroy the celebrity distance and expose her inmost doubts, her hopes, conflicted sexual history - her many inner worlds.
Passion Unpredictable
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
“If love is a supposed to be a kind and gentle word that express happiness. Why does it hurt sometimes and why do we almost always sacrifice everything for it even our own lives?”
A Different Kind of Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Spiritual Light Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Dating & relationships, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
This book is more than a gay love story; it tells how our past lives and future re-incarnations are influenced by our actions. The story revolves around two young men who, because of their past lives, are attracted to each other and decide to live together inspite of all the difficulties and prejudices society presents them. But, there is a constant theme; tolerance, acceptance and understanding.
Chelsea Station Issue 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
The fourth issue of Chelsea Station, the popular new literary magazine of gay writing, edited by Jameson Currier, features seven short stories, three essays, ten poems, and interviews, reviews and other writing relating to gay literature.
Lesbian Crushes in France: A Diary on Screwing Up my Year Abroad
Series: Lesbian Crush Diaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,530. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay & 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).
Not Like Other Boys, Growing Up Gay by Marlene Fanta Shyer and Christopher Shyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & 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.