Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian

Sub-categories: Transgender | Dating and relationships | Biographies | Sex and health | Essays | Coming out | Politics and society | Entertainment | History | Travel | Parenting | Sociology 
It's Okay If You Don't Read Everything
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays, Essay » Literature
A collection of personal essays that helps you laugh at the ridiculousness of everyday life.
Говорящая с луной
Price: Free! Words: 25,810. Language: Russian. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Молодая россиянка, полюбившая женщину из Канады, поставлена перед жесточайшим выбором - забыть ее или впустить в свою жизнь самое прекрасное, что с ней когда-либо случалось, и стать изгоем в российском обществе и своей семье. Наталья не питает иллюзий, она знает, чем может обернуться для нее связь с Кейт. Но союз двоих уже не разорвать, и Наталья решает бороться за себя и свою любовь.
The Gospel of John With Angel Commentary
Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
This book is a conversation with angels that goes through the Gospel of John showing that it can be interpreted that Jesus came to earth direct from Heaven, where He was living as an intersex, part male, part female. Also that Jesus is for liberal values and dated both men and women.
Life Gives Me Gas: Tales From The Fat Side
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by Gorillas With Scissors Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
There is not enough antacid on the planet for my life. So grab your antacids and hang on—it’s going to be a bumpy ride and, as I have already told you, I have gas.
Fcode: Breaking the silence on female on female rape
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 21,130. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health
Handling the trauma of rape if you’re a woman is hard enough but what’s even harder is being raped by another female. How do you wrap your mind around that? If you’ve ever been the victim of female on female rape you know how people look at you
Pressing Matters (Vol 2)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,190. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and 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: 142,940. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and 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.
Finding My Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 154,030. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
This is the story of a Midwestern Protestant upbringing gone wrong. The struggle to rise above his roots to live a fulfilling life despite the attempts to keep him emotionally broken. It’s a journey of self-discovery. It’s a coming out story, a coming of age story. It’s the story of his struggle to rise above all those who would entangle him and keep him from rising above.
Sinister Wisdom 90: Catch, Quench
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
Let Sinister Wisdom 90: Catch, Quench catch you and quench your love of lesbian literature and culture! Catch, Quench explores the complexity of lesbians through stories on love, family, and conflict to conjure up your hunger for more—and satisfaction.
A Demon Named Martha
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,450. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Delivered with a macabre humor which oscillates between gut splitting satire and a dark psychological depth Forrester succeeds in weaving his interpretation of existential philosophy with the brute facts of existence. He is a master of kneading in obscure fascinating facts about specimens such as the clawed toad (Xenopus) and broader theories such as Freudian repression into everyday life.
Sinister Wisdom 92: Lesbian Health Care Workers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health
Sinister Wisdom 92: Lesbian Healthcare Workers is a special issue that focuses on lesbian healthcare workers, and particularly nurses. Workers and recipients of lesbian healthcare come together to share their personal experiences through essays, poems, and other imagery that highlight systemic issues, and express gratitude to the healers within the lesbian community.
Sinister Wisdom 94: Lesbians and Exile
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Sinister Wisdom 94: Lesbians and Exile confronts the challenges that face lesbians living where lesbian identity is still dangerous. Considering the many facets of exile and its relationship to lesbian identity, Lesbians in Exile, coedited by Joan Nestle and Yasmin Tambiah, addresses topics such as law and human rights, gender, ethnicity, culture.
Rupert Brooke
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Keith Hale, editor of Friends & Apostles: The Correspondence of Rupert Brooke and James Strachey, 1905-1914, here examines the bowdlerization of Brooke in existing biographies and looks into the poet's self-proclaimed bisexual identity.
The Transgender Monologues, Gender, Sexuality, and LGBT Life
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This is a different, informative, and entertaining book regarding issues of life, which will interest LGBT people but mostly transgender people, their loved ones, and students/professionals in the social sciences. Within the 58 monologues are a close examination of everyday issues. The author, is the winner of the Best Storyteller Award at NYC Fresh Fruit Festival of 2012.
Identical Treatment in the Machine of the Law, The Quest for Transgender Civil Rights
Price: Free! Words: 38,490. Language: American English. Published: December 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
For an easy way to understand transgenderism and explain it to others read this book. Also, read this book's over 50 speeches that are loaded with ideas and arguments when lobbying for transgender civil rights. For a full discussion of transgenderism see this author's other book "Transgender Complete, A Virtual Handbook" also sold at most eBook retailers.
It's Life Jim...
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 37,540. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
It’s Life Jim . . . depicts a gripping, sincere and powerful journey of sexual and spiritual reconciliation, via the road of fundamentalist religion, into a far deeper and expansive experience. It reveals one man's battle against homosexuality, religious obsession, suicidal depression, guilt, shame and grief into the triumph of unconditional love and acceptance.
Transgender Complete, A Virtual Handbook
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,200. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / general
This is the most complete book covering every aspect of the subject. It serves transgender people, loved ones, employers, and students/professionals by discussing transgender issues, how best to interact with them for a healthy relationship, and why they are ideal employees. It is based on 4 years of research and includes original research plus180 quotes of opinions by transgender women and men.
Leaving Normal: Adventures in Gender
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Weasel Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Leaving Normal: Adventures in Gender is creative nonfiction that takes an unflinching but humorous look at living as a butch in a pink/blue, boy-girl, M/F world.
Pencil Me In: A Trans Perspective in a Gendered World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
Michael Eric Brown shares not only his personal life as a transgender man, but he also talks candidly about gender roles and societal expectations. Approaching the subjects with frankness and occasional humor, he shares his experiences as well as those of countless others in the transgender community in order to communicate openly what it means to be a transgender individual in today’s society.
Between Shadow and Sun: A Husband's Journey Through Gender - A Wife's Labor of Love
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
A revealing look at what it feels like for a person - and a family - to struggle with gender. Tina and Mary are especially effective at describing their experience for those who find it difficult to comprehend what it feels like to live in the "wrong" gender and why transition is so important.