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Girl in the Dream: Stephanie (Sydney) Castle Heal, A Transgender Life
You set the price! Words: 171,310. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
Stephanie (Sydney) Castle Heal is an advocate, activist and elder in the Canadian transgender community. Girl in the Dream is a first person narrative that details Stephanie’s transgender journey from male to female. Her dream marks a pivotal moment in her young life when her gender dysphoria made itself manifest. What follows is a candid view into her life prior to and following her transition.
A Survey of Gay Literature, Volume One: From Homer Through Lord Byron
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,910. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2018 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
A Survey of Gay Literature Volume One is a collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from antiquity through Lord Byron.
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.
The Akeing Heart. Letters Between Sylvia Townsend Warner, Valentine Ackland and Elizabeth Wade White.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,370. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2018 by Kate Macdonald. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
The Akeing Heart is the story of the tormented relationships between the British novelist and poet Sylvia Townsend Warner; her life partner Valentine Ackland; their American friend who threatened their happiness, Elizabeth Wade White; and Elizabeth’s neglected partner Evelyn Holahan.
Trials and Tribulations of Oscar Villar
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,470. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Entertainment
Trials and Tribulations of Oscar Villar is a book that finds a man in his mid life crisis. Desperate to understand where to find himself again, he flees Los Angeles and makes his home in Portland Oregon. There, he deals with homelessness, drug addiction, a love relationship, criminal activity, jailbird chirps, courtroom drama, God moments, and finally recovery.
Sexy Bundle: How To Bottom Like A Porn Star + How To Top Like A Stud + How To Give Head Like a Model
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Sex & health, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sex guides & how tos
THREE GAY SEX GUIDES FOR ONE LOW PRICE! 1. How To Bottom Like A Porn Star: Techniques for no-pain, no-stain intercourse 2. How To Top Like A Stud: Getting and staying hard, thrusting techniques 3. How To Give Head Like A Porn Star: Secret pressure points that reduce men to tears
The doG House of Cards
Price: $9.99 $4.99 USD. (50% off until Dec. 31, 2019!) Words: 230,980. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Dating & relationships
The doG House of Cards is a captivating memoir with a spiritual edge that depicts a magical sequence of events that take place over half a century, ultimately leading the protagonist to explore the greater meaning of his existence.
INDOMITABLE: The Life of Barbara Grier
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,100. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Bella Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies
Barbara Grier—feminist, activist, publisher, and archivist—was many things to different people. Perhaps most well known as one of the founders of Naiad Press, Barbara’s unapologetic drive to make sure that lesbians everywhere had access to books with stories that reflected their lives in positive ways was legendary. Barbara changed the lives of thousands of women in her lifetime.
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.
Outspoken: A Decade of Transgender Activism and Trans Feminism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,680. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
Julia Serano (author of Whipping Girl and Excluded) combines elements of memoir, historical account, gender theory, and activist philosophy in her third book, Outspoken. This collection (spanning a decade of her work as a writer and trans feminist) provides an insightful overview of where transgender activism has been, and compelling analysis of where it should head in the future.
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.
Pressing Matters (Vol 2)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,190. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
The unique and authoritative history of how Trans rights activism began in the United Kingdom, and the people involved in that struggle. The book is framed as a memoir of the author, working at the heart of the action, and is backed up by original correspondence and plans.
Pressing Matters (Vol 1)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
The unique and authoritative history of how Trans rights activism began in the United Kingdom, and the people involved in that struggle. The book is framed as a memoir of the author, working at the heart of the action, and is backed up by original correspondence and plans.
Until My Heart Stops
Price: $9.99 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.
Bi Any Other Name - Bisexual People Speak Out
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,130. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
Bi Any Other Name: Bisexual People Speak Out first debuted in 1991. This groundbreaking book helped catalyze a national movement for bisexual identity, justice and equality. Often dubbed “the bisexual bible,” Bi Any Other Name was on Lambda Book Review’s Top 100 GLBT Books of the 20th century and became a beloved reference text in many classrooms, doctors’ offices, libraries, and pulpits.
The Watersgreen House Anthology of Gay Literature: From Antiquity Through the First World War
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 224,060. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » History, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Watersgreen House presents the most extensive collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the war poets. This volume is perfect for gay literature courses or for the casual reader.