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Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 6 - April 2014
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
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."
Edge: Travels of an Appalachian Leather Bear
By Jeff Mann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,070. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Lethe Press. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel
The autobiographical essays in Edge offer insight into the passions of acclaimed author Jeff Mann. These memories, insightful as they are endearing, range from his boyhood obsession with the gothic allure of Dark Shadows, to the doubt and pain of being a Southerner and so at the edge of the gay community, and the appeal of leather bars and bear culture.
El Diario de Lucas
By Jesus Alfredo Alberto Bardon, Sr
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 35,100. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
El Diario de Lucas narra la historia de un adolescente de pueblo emergido en problemas familiares y su sexualidad. Al cumplir 18 años deja sus raíces para lograr alcanzar sus sueños en la Gran ciudad. The Journal of Luke tells the story of a teenage village emerged in family issues and sexuality. At age 18 left his estate to achieve achieve your dreams in the big city.
Crossing Paths (Essays)
By Kelli Jae Baeli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,530. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Sometimes there are people who cross paths with us, and it takes a little time to figure out the big picture of just why they do. Often the big picture becomes unpretty. When it becomes clear that these two people are not good for each other for whatever reason, it is not always a thing to be regretted.
Nobody's Baby: Memoir of An Unwanted Child
By Toni Macante
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,330. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Toni Macante was born with a birth defect that resulted in a severely disfiguring left leg. Neglected by her parents, she learned tenacity and resilience that served her well when she faced life on her own while coming of age and coming out as a lesbian in the late forties and early fifties.
The Gospel of Lazarus (The Disciple Whom Jesus Loved)
By Tobias Skinner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
The story of Jesus and the Beloved Disciple is a beautiful and intriguing love story, well worth being treated as serious literature and appearing between covers of its own. For this version of the story, editor Tobias Skinner has chosen to believe, for reasons set forth in the preface, that it was Lazarus who first wrote this version of the gospel.
Collected Poems and Letters from America with Photographs and a New Introduction
By Rupert Brooke
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
This volume begins with a new introduction by Keith Hale tying Brooke's early poems to his Rugby romantic friendships and discussing Brooke's sexuality in some detail. The Collected Poems and Letters from America are then presented in their entirety together with the original introduction to the letters by Henry James.
Sex, Secrets & the Spy
By Philip Gray
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,430. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Andrew Delaplaine. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
A memoir by the noted fashion designer detailing his scandalous life in and out of the fashion industry, from Milano to South Beach.
There is Always Another Boogey Man
By Rodd Clark
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
A Reckoning of Homosexual Serial Killers “A list of the 50 Worst of the Worst”
F64.0
By Frank Claudy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: German. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
F64.0 ist eine etwas andere Lovestory. Frank lernt Alex kennen. Die beiden verstehen sich prima. Doch jedes Mal, wenn die beiden sich näher kommen, macht Alex einen Rückzieher. Von seinem besten Freund erfährt Frank, dass Alex ein Geheimnis hat, aber es dauert noch eine Weile, bis Alex ihm davon erzählt. Kann Frank damit leben, dass Alex nicht der Mann ist, der er zu sein scheint?
Ode to Boy: An Anthology of Same-Sex Attraction in Literature from Antiquity Through the First World War
By Keith Hale
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian
A refreshingly readable collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the war poets. Includes works from Homer, Sappho, the Old Testament, Pindar, Plato, Catullus, Virgil, Horace, Plutarch, Ovid, Rumi, Hafiz, Michelangelo, Marlowe, Shakespeare, Byron, Disraeli, Thoreau, Melville, Whitman, Henry James, Wilde, Housman, Cather, Stein, Mann, Owen, & many more.
Paulyanna: International Rent-boy
By Paul Douglas Lovell
Price: $7.55 USD. Words: 141,300. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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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.
Further tails
By Karmakat Silverwind
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 45,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships
“Oh there you are. Come in my friend… come closer so I can see you better.” “Did you come to hear my stories? If you did, then come and sit with me by the fire. I assure you it’s quite relaxing.”
Fan Fiction Fan (Pixel-Stained: a documentary memoir of the electronic publishing revolution in gay genre fiction)
By Dusk Peterson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,360. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment
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.
Kenna / A Transgender Life
By Kenna Henderson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,070. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Clay Reston. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
The true story of one person's lifelong struggle with gender dysphoria. Intriguing, highly informative and funny, this memoir takes the reader on the journey from initial self-awareness at age six through years of resistance and denial to final acceptance and the ultimate decision to assume a dramatically different role from the one assigned at birth.
Holy Terror: Lies the Christian Right Tells Us to Deny Gay Equality
By Mel White
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,870. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In this book, Mel White argues that the true goals of today's fundamentalists are to break down the wall that separates church and state, superimpose their "moral values" on the US Constitution, replace democracy with theocratic rule, and ultimately create a new "Christian America" in their image. They believe this is a Christian nation that must be returned forcibly to its Christian roots.
Neither Here Nor There
By John Suddath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: 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.
Leaving the Rest
By Leslie Smith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
In Leaving the Rest, gay men open up and share their own personal experiences of being a gay alcoholic/addict and living as a sober gay man, including experiences leading to and following recovery.Addiction and recovery are often life-changing and lifelong issues for many gay men.
Pro-Gay and Ex-Gay Christians - Is There Room for Dialogue? Narratives and News on Christianity and Homosexuality during the 1990s (Narrative Nonfiction)
By Dusk Peterson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: 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
By Charles Seems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,800. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Petra Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Travel memoir. Family and social relations. Gay community. Growing up and coming out in New Brunswick, Canada.