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Not My Child
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Parenting
NOT MY CHILD is the true account of Keba’s life story of an African-American Christian mother whose daughter came to her for support when she announced her sexual orientation at the age of 13. Keba, growing up in a conventional, religious household did not believe that her daughter could be homosexual and tried to convince herself that it wasn't true.
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 » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,360. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
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.
Neither Here Nor There
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
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.
Guardian Angel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013 by Triad Literary. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Calvin is looking to end it all because he feels his family won't accept him as a gay man. Unbeknownst to him, someone is watching, looking to pick him up and rescue him from his negative state. Can Calvin get help before it’s too late? This is a story of coming out and accepting who you are. Remember, you are normal and you are not alone.
Pro-Gay and Ex-Gay Christians - Is There Room for Dialogue? Narratives and News on Christianity and Homosexuality during the 1990s (Narrative Nonfiction)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
In the late 1990s, most Christian denominations and other faiths remained deeply divided on the issue of homosexuality and related topics, such as gender roles. This collection of narratives and traditional news articles looks back at that tumultuous period, when Christians around the world engaged in battles and occasional dialogue in an attempt to determine the future of the Christian Church.
The Road to Dalhousie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,800. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Travel memoir. Family and social relations. Gay community. Growing up and coming out in New Brunswick, Canada.
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 and Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
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.
The Womanist Musings Posts: Nascent Musing on Gender and Colonialism
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 21,130. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
i started doing the guest posts at Womanist Musings about six of so months after i decided to start my own blog. the time period for the posts stretch almost a year (but there are only 36 posts because i missed quite a few weeks). one thing to mention, though, is that only 30 of the 36 posts were ever actually posted at Womanist Musings, the last six posts of this collection have never been posted
Don't You Know Who I Am Yet?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Don't You Know Who I Am Yet?" is about a young man searching desperately for the acceptance and attention that his family could never provide. As a confused teenager, he eventually became addicted to the heightened atmosphere of Reality TV and was featured on countless shows. Jonathan shares those stories and his celebrity experiences as a publicist to the stars.
Lost Raven #4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health
(2.00 from 1 review)
Zak Raven is through with the 9-5 grind and is now an ex-attorney on a mission to relax. However a peaceful trip goes really wrong when he get shipwrecked on what he thinks is a deserted island. His only companions are his own words in his journal
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, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
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.
Transgender People - Practical Advice, FAQs and Case Studies
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
What is a ‘trans’-friendly workplace? What do we mean by Transgender and Transexual? Transgender People is an excellent introduction to the topic of transgender in the workplace. It delivers clarity with best practice advice, Case studies and FAQs. Essential for all staff - especially those in Management positions and those with responsibility for training, HR, equality and diversity matters.
From Wrongs to Gay Rights: Cruelty and Change for LGBT People in an Uncertain World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In a world where 76+ countries still have laws against homosexuality, a same-sex kiss can lead to a prison sentence or even death. In those countries, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people face arrest for loving the wrong people. Here, in their own words, activists tell what’s going on.
Hollywood and the Killer Lesbian
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Robert Cettl. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Amidst the socio-sexual upheavals of the 1970s, Hollywood used a re-envisioning of the detective character from traditional film noir to essay the threat to heterosexual patriarchy posed by transgressive homosexuality. Thus, in one 1972 film emerged American cinema's way of dealing with that threat - the archetype of the Killer Lesbian was cemented!
Turkey, the Raw Guide
Series: The Best of Perking the Pansies, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,190. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Toward the Double Rainbow: An Hawaii Travel Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this compelling short travel memoir, the author and her partner, Selena, travel to Kauai, Hawaii's garden island, in their first trip as a couple, staying at a new age-y women's guesthouse. The couple struggle with anger, misunderstandings, and a ghostly presence in the guesthouse that terrifies Selena. Will their trip to Hawaii end up tearing them apart?
Toward a Legal and Social Foundation for Gay Rights
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Political
(2.67 from 3 reviews)
In the battle for equality for gay men and women, some legal foundations are better than others.
The Stapleton 2013 Gay Guide to Fort Lauderdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by Andrew Delaplaine. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel
The Stapleton Guide is a comprehensive travel guide to Fort Lauderdale, focusing on the interests of gays and lesbians. --Lodgings --Restaurants --Attractions --Shopping --Nightlife
The Stapleton 2013 Gay Guide to Miami & South Beach
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,130. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Andrew Delaplaine. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel
The Stapleton Guide is a comprehensive travel guide to Miami & South Beach, focusing on the interests of gays and lesbians. Lodgings-- restaurants -- attractions -- shopping -- nightlife, updated several times a year in ebook form and a printed version. Though slanted toward the gay world, the Guide is quite comprehensive, covering all other aspects of Miami & South Beach of interest to anyone.