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It is easier to deceive people than to persuade them that they have been deceived (Or the story of my divorce from a Thai woman Or much ado about nothing) by John Vale
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Dating & relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Divorce
The story of my divorce from a Thai woman. This is a good story as I am winning - which is unusual for a foreigner in Thailand. I am from the UK and I am stubborn. You can try to scare me as my wife has tried to do. You can threaten me with Thai prison and it won't work. I am the only foreigner to refuse to pay bail in Thai criminal court and not go to prison
Embracing My Shadow: Growing up Lesbian in Nigeria by Unoma Azuah
Price: $4.99 $2.00 USD. (60% off!) Words: 72,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2020 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
Embracing My Shadow traces Unoma Azuah’s challenging growth as a lesbian in Nigeria and how she navigated the paths of abuse, ethnic discrimination and homophobia in a hyper-religious and patriarchal Nigerian society. It is a story of a real life experience, and it affirms the conflicts and voices of LGBTQI Nigerians who have been constantly told that their sexual orientation is un-African.
Together: Ten Building Blocks for a Successful Relationship by Ken Martin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Marriage
Ken Martin has more than 40 years’ experience as a pastor, professor and MCC Elder, responsible for the growth and health of churches throughout the U.S. and Asia. He has conducted retreats and seminars in 41 states and 11 countries. He understands the power of building and maintaining true relationships, personal and spiritual. In Together Ken tells the story of those 40 amazing years.
The Galilee Episode: Two Men in One Bed, Two Women Grinding by Ronald W Goetz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,200. Language: American English. Published: December 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society
The Galilee Episode resulted from a simple question, “Could the two couples in Luke 17 be gay and lesbian?” Goetz began where any seminary-trained Bible interpreter might—with Old Testament antecedents. Then he looked at the context, at Luke 17. He explored Latin and Greek usage. His research took him to new places. A previously undetected imperial legal episode in Palestine was thus uncovered.
Some Fine Day by Emery C. Walters
Price: $3.45 $2.42 USD. (30% off!) Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2019 by JMS Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
Emery Walters knew he was male at an early age, something that was a no-no in the 1950s. Burying his male identity, he strove to be the best woman possible. But after raising four wonderful children from two debilitating marriages, he found myself alone and nearly penniless. That was when Emery came who he was supposed to be.
This City Is a Minefield by Aaron Chan
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2019 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
This City is a Minefield is a collection of reflective memoir and personal essays told from a genuine and unique voice about growing up and coming of age as a young gay Chinese man in Vancouver.
HomoAmerican - The Secret Society by Michael K Dane
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 242,420. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Politics & society
HomoAmerican presents another society -- a Secret Society - of people who have grown up and survived, despite a world where lies of omission shape our destiny and keep us apart. who, despite the dangers, lived defiantly and openly through those dark times, we wander along dangerous paths in search our own. I was given a gift when I was born an empty mirror and a challenge to become visible!!!
Find Your Heart by Susan Stocker
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019 by Desert Palm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Find Your Heart, the sequel to Kiss Your Elbow begins in 1968 at junior college when Jobs, friends, and the gay women’s bar scene dominated life. You’ll remember your own awkward first dates, first relationships, and first heartbreaks as we go on a wild and memorable ride through the sixties, seventies, and eighties in Southern California, looking for our first real loves.
Queer Sense: A Guide to Understanding and Accepting LGBTQ+ People by B. Bentley Summers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,510. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Sociology, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out
Do sexual and gender identities fall on spectrums? Or are they dichotomous? Three cultural factors are essential in forming attitudes towards LGBTQ+ individuals and influence how people identify their own sexual orientation and gender: (1) ROLE MODELS; (2) EMOTIONAL CONNECTIONS made with role models and organizations; and (3) LANGUAGE, or the vernacular used between our role models.
In Search of Stonewall, The Riots at 50, The Gay & Lesbian Review at 25, Best Essays, 1994-2018 by Richard Schneider, Jr
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Essays
In Search of Stonewall commemorates The Gay & Lesbian Review’s 25th birthday with a collection of relevant articles culled from its 136 issues.
In A Southern Closet by JRobin Whitley
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 62,380. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out, Essay » Sociology
"In a Southern Closet" is an honest and heartbreaking look at the challenges faced by the lesbian who is also Christian.
Gay A Day by L.A. Fields
Price: $5.00 $2.00 USD. (60% off!) 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.
Light at the End of the Tunnel, A Memoir by Sallyanne Monti
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book will help people going through the process of falling in love while still married to another, dealing with long-distance romance pain and suffering, and coming out. Can love conquer all in this true story of fate and destiny, hopeless long-distance love, and coming out?
Farm Boy: A Memoir with Recipes by Mark Abramson
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 by E. Scott Jones
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.