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TRANScestors: Navigating LGBTQ+ Aging, Illness, and End of Life Decisions Volume I: Generations of Hope
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,030. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2020 by TransGender Publishing (imprint of Castle Carrington Publishing). Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
This volume contains intimate, nuanced, and heartfelt stories that reflect the wide diversity in the ways in which trans, non-binary, intersex, and Two-Spirit elders are coming to terms with the real-life challenges of aging, illness, and end of life decision-making.
Amar A Alguien Gay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,200. Language: Spanish. Published: June 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gay & Lesbian studies
Por más de tres décadas, el psicólogo clínico, Don Clark, ha estado hablando a los corazones y mentes de la gente gay, sus familias, amigos, maestros, y ayudantes en las múltiples ediciones de Loving Someone Gay (Amar A Alguien Gay).
Loving Someone Gay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,960. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gay & Lesbian studies
For more than four decades, clinical psychologist, Don Clark, has been speaking to the hearts and minds of gay people, their families, friends, teachers and helpers in the many editions of Loving Someone Gay. With compassion he has promoted communication across generations as well as revealing a path of understanding and reconciliation for parents, siblings, husbands and wives.
Some Fine Day
Price: $3.45 USD. 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.
Mark's (Pathetic) Existence
Price: $3.99 $1.00 USD. (75% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 162,820. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
My true story, whereby I reveal many secrets never before told to anybody.
Chasing the Dragon - Are You Chem-friendly?
Price: $4.61 USD. Words: 118,700. Language: British English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Sex & health, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sexual behavior
The rise of the Chemsex epidemic in Britain - Crystal Methamphetamine to facilitate gay sex parties which usually last three to four days, destroying lives in the process.
Roxy's Discovery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,810. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Sex & health
From the first time Roxy picked up a softball bat, she was hooked and dreamed of becoming a great player however those dreams had to be put on hold when her mother became ill. It wasn't until she became a young woman did her life become her own again. She knew that her dreams as a child had passed her but then she met April who showed her that maybe they could still come true.
More Sex, Drugs & Disco — San Francisco Diaries From the Pre-AIDS Era
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
In this sequel to "Sex, Drugs & Disco," Mark Abramson's diaries begin in January 1980 with optimism for the new decade. San Francisco was a beacon of freedom for gay men from around the world, and he was there to write down the details of most of his tricks, love affairs, and all the fleeting encounters in between. We were scarcely aware of how special those days.
For My Brothers - A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,260. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
Mark Abramson was a bartender during the worst years of the AIDS crisis, roughly from 1984 to 1996 when new life-saving drugs came on the market. He was also involved in several of the major fundraising events of the times, from gay bars to the waterfront piers of San Francisco and theaters in between. For My Brothers is filled with true stories of encounters with famous and not so famous people.
Losing a Loved One to HIV/PML: Alec’s Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,530. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by Rosslyn Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Sex & health
A young South african man man is brought down by HIV; his partner and many others try in vain to save him. A story of love an valiant efforts to avert the terrible side-effects of HIV.
The Reluctant Man: How Fighting Transgender for 60 Years Influenced My Life
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 1!) Words: 122,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
This is A.C. Llewellyn’s life story from age 4 to age 74. It is a memoir, with many layers. It is of the warts and all type, with no one getting off scot free or even lightly. Originally released in 2012 as Loki’s Joke under the pseudonym Penny Blackwell, this is a revised, re-titled and expanded edition released in the author’s own name.
Stalking A Killer-Heigh Ho' The Merry O'-The "Murder In The Dell."
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 233,270. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society
The high profile crimes that made the New York City newspaper headlines, not all of which ever saw the light of print when they were eventually solved.
Until My Heart Stops
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,900. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
Until My Heart Stops assembles more than fifty works of nonfiction written by the author over four decades, including many published during the height of the AIDS epidemic.
Human Days: A Mary MacLane Reader
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 244,630. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
She influenced Gertrude Stein, inspired F. Scott Fitzgerald, and was hotly discussed by everyday people - and America’s biggest writers. Yet despite sparking film, stage, and music projects today - and being endlessly quoted on the Internet - the writer behind the writing has remained unknown ... until now. Mary MacLane (1881-1929) paved the way for today's bloggers and feminists.
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)
On the Road to Find Out
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,250. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Travel
What began as a global adventure into foreign lands transformed into a journey of self-discovery, awareness, and understanding. Jamie Sloan was at a crossroads. She had experienced enough of life to know that she wanted something beyond the illusory American Dream. Driven by passions and guided by intuition, she boarded a plane with an around-the-world ticket and not much else. Join her adventure.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 6 - April 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society
Harvard Law Review, Apr. '14, includes scholarly articles and student research, and the annual survey of Developments in the Law. This year's topic is SEXUAL ORIENTATION & GENDER IDENTITY. The issue includes an article by Jill Anderson, "Misreading Like a Lawyer: Cognitive Bias in Statutory Interpretation," and one by Ryan Bubb & Richard Pildes, "How Behavioral Economics Trims Its Sails and Why."
On Two Fronts
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by Invoke Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Dating & relationships
"There is nothing else out there like On Two Fronts by Sgt Adam Fenner and Lance Taubold. It's not a book about war; it's a book about people, about separation, about living, home, friends, love, and heartache. I love this book." Heather Graham, NY Times Bestselling Author
The King's Toads
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History
The Boterels of Brittany effectively won the Battle of Hastings for William the Conqueror. Over the next century, the Boterel men stayed close to the king and prospered, sometimes through military support: sometimes through much more personal services - and they don't get much more personal! And the family spread in England and France - one line being the ancestors of George Washington!
Paulyanna: International Rent-boy
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 141,300. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Travel
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Paulyanna: International Rent-boy is a honest and frank portrayal of a working-class male prostitute’s life. Early abandonment, poverty, lack of education and sexual abuse delivered Paul onto the streets. But, ever optimistic, he does not dwell too much on the past. Without added glamour or grit, Paul shares the raw accounts of his life as a rent-boy in the 90s, from London to Los Angeles.