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My Amazing New Parts 1 and 2
Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off until June 28!) Words: 380,340. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Gay & lesbian
Story of a boys journey to girlhood, and the struggles she has, both externally and internally at times.
Gay A Day
Price: $5.00 USD. 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.
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.
Open: A Memoir Of Faith, Family, and Sexuality in the Heartland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018 by Literati Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sex & religion, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out
Set in the front lines of the struggle for LGBT equality in the 21st century, Open explores the universal question of how we as humans live true to ourselves as our network of relations pushes back. Open is the story of how one man succeeded—living openly as a gay man and as a Christian minister in the Bible Belt.
Gay Perspective: Things our [Homo]sexuality Tells Us About the Nature of God and the Universe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sex & religion
Following up his Lambda Literary Award-winning Gay Spirituality, Toby Johnson further explicates his visionary stance that gay people's nature as outsiders gives them a uniquely powerful perspective on the nature of God and religion. By living outside gender norms, gay men are more open to seeing across boundaries of gender and gain access to a less dualistic outlook on the nature of life.
Gay Spirituality: Gay Identity and the Transformation of Human Consciousness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,020. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
GAY SPIRITUALITY: Gay Identity and the Transformation of Consciousness offers a sensible, modern and enlightened understanding of spiritual consciousness for gay men who are so often faced with misunderstanding and conflict dealing with traditional religion. Acclaimed author Toby Johnson presents a bold perspective: being the outsider and consciousness scout allows cutting edge spiritual insight.
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.
Sinister Wisdom 106: The Lesbian Body
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,380. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Sex & health
Sinister Wisdom 106: The Lesbian Body maps the body through poems, prose, essays, and stories. The Lesbian Body navigates elegance, vulnerability, and endurance found in the flesh. These poems and narratives connect bodies and how lesbians live through them; they express how lesbian bodies become both literal expressions of a truly lived life and the ground metaphor for lesbian being.
Sinister Wisdom 97: Out Latina Lesbians
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
It is an enormous pleasure to present Sinister Wisdom 97: Out Latina Lesbians, edited by Nívea Castro with Geny Cabral. Castro and Cabral have assembled an extraordinary collection of writing by Out Latina Lesbians including work by Janis Astor del Valle, Susana Cook, Alina Galliano, Alixa García, Marga Gomez, Cherríe Moraga, Monica Palacios, Bessy Reyna, and many more.
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.
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.
Why Straight Women Love Gay Romance
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,000. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017 by MLR Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society
One of the world's biggest secrets is coming out...Why do straight women love gay romance? What is it that attracts straight women to the idea of two men falling in love? Is it the muscles? The mystery of the male mind? The idea of true love overcoming all odds? How has it changed who these women are and how they see the world?
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.
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.
Sex, Drugs & Disco — San Francisco Diaries from the Pre-AIDS Era
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,040. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Dating & relationships
In the 1970s, thousands of young gay men flocked to San Francisco. Mark Abramson, author of the best-selling "Beach Reading" mystery series and the AIDS memoir "For My Brothers," was one of them. In a time and place where sex was free, drugs were cheap, and the driving disco beat felt like it would go on forever, he landed in the great gay Mecca fresh out of college…
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.
Behind Closed Doors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 28, 2016 by 4 Paws Games and Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
‘Behind Closed Doors’ is a true story that may not be suitable to all readers. Mila Cassandre wrote this book in hope that her story might help others by sharing her own experiences. The story delves into many forms of abuse, while not extremely descriptive, may not be for some readers.
Bumbling Into Body Hair: Tales of an Accident-Prone Transsexual
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 85,420. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016 by Lethe Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A poignant and sincere memoir about a klutz’s sex change, Bumbling into Body Hair shows how a sense of humor, along with true love, can triumph over the magnitude of the life changes one experiences transitioning. Maroon found himself faced with bathroom drama, hair disasters, resurrected breasts, and crippling self-doubt, but his acceptance of being a transman can be an inspiration to anyone.
The Other Woman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,860. Language: Australian English. Published: May 31, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I never believed that my husband would leave me for another woman but when Anne arrived on the scene my husband disappeared, and with him, our happiness This isn't your traditional tale of infidelity though; you see, in this story the other woman was a part of our marriage all along. I just didn't know it.