Books tagged: gay literature

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Cody Redux
Pre-release—available June 3, 2017. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 66,600. Language: English. Published by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
By turns funny, romantic, erotic, and sad, this evocative novel brilliantly recreates the landscape of late adolescence, when friendships seem eternal and loves reincarnate. Even if you have read a previous edition, this new version is a must read. It is a complete rewrite and contains an additional thirty-five pages of material incorporated throughout the book.
The One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Eli Cooper never expected love to be this difficult. When someone from his past suddenly reappears, he can’t help but notice the attraction between the two of them.
Georgian Poetry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,760. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
* A compilation of the Georgian Poetry anthologies published by Edward Marsh from 1911-22. * Edited and with a new introduction by Keith Hale *The Georgians in their day were acclaimed as bold, fresh, and realistic in their use of language. D.H. Lawrence said the first collection was “like a big breath taken when we are waking up after a night of oppressive dreams."
Ode to Boy, vol. 1: An Anthology of Same-Sex Attraction In Literature from Antiquity Through the 18th Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Classics
Volume 1 is a refreshingly readable collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the Eighteenth Century. Includes works by Plato, Shakespeare, Rumi, Hafiz, & many others. Hale's introductions to the authors are to the point and sometimes witty, specifying why the author or work is included in the volume and sometimes providing a larger biographical scope.
The Letter I
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sociology
The Letter I by Dennis Rhodes follows the poet into middle age, addressing matters of love, sex, faith, art, and friendship early in a new century.
Say Uncle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,060. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
What makes a family? New York Times bestselling novelist Eric Shaw Quinn asks and answers that question in this touching and hilarious romp through the trials -- literal and personal -- of a gay man making the decision of a lifetime to raise his nephew and in the process become the man he never knew he wanted to be.
The Gospel of Lazarus (The Disciple Whom Jesus Loved)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts
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.
Masculine Beauty: A Collection of Walt Whitman's Poetry Of Same-Sex Affection
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
* Contains only those poems Whitman wrote exploring masculine beauty and/or same-sex affection. * Contains an abridged introduction by John Burroughs placing the work in its historical context as well as a contemporary preface by Michael Wilson.
Sonnets to a Young Man
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
* Contains only Shakespeare's 127 sonnets written for or about his young male love. * Contains an introduction detailing the story told by the sonnet sequence and placing the sonnets in the canon of gay literature.
A Shropshire Lad and Last Poems: For the Love of Moses
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Gay & lesbian
The complete editions of A.E. Housman's A Shropshire Lad and Last Poems together with an introduction by Keith Hale that ties the poems to their historical root: Housman's love for his friend Moses Jackson.