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A Life For Nicholas (The Nicholas Chronicles #1)
Price: Free! Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Porterlance Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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"A Life for Nicholas" details the life of a thirteen year old boy who is an orphan and living in the foster care system. He has to deal with adolescence, his sexuality, the loss of friends and abuse as he figures out his place in the world. This book is a novella of about 13,000 words and the prequel to "A Home For Christmas" by Matt Zachary.
From Wrongs to Gay Rights: Cruelty and Change for LGBT People in an Uncertain World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
In a world where 76+ countries still have laws against homosexuality, a same-sex kiss can lead to a prison sentence or even death. In those countries, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people face arrest for loving the wrong people. Here, in their own words, activists tell what’s going on.
Difficult Lessons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Sara Carson is a high school math teacher and a closeted lesbian. She has had a failed relationship and is not looking for another one when Cynthia Wesley walks into her life one evening. Things are going really well when a series of events leads to Sara being forced to come out. Sara and Cynthia suffer through the challenges together and find out just how strong their love can make them.
Bashed (A Sheffield and Black Mystery)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,000. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Detectives Vivienne Sheffield and Dylan Black are dispatched to the local university where John Randolph, a seemingly happy, healthy college sophomore, has been found dead in his dorm room. When the autopsy results are in, Randolph’s death turns out to be something out of an Agatha Christie novel: arsenic poisoning. Unexpected twists and turns keep the detectives guessing until the very end.
The View From A Rusty Train Car
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,530. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A coming-of-age story about two gay boys, the struggles they face and those they are not able to overcome. Featured Author Book Expo America May 29-31-- Booth 2368
Lawrence
Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age
A simple youth takes a stand for animals and gays. Note: Jon began writing the novelization of this tale in December, 2012 and is 70,000 words into the project, i.e., 85 - 90% through a first draft, as of October 5, 2013.
The Guardians Of The Rainbow
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,880. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Against a background of growing civil decay and unrest, fifteen-year-old Jake Holdencroft becomes acquainted with Nathan Tasker and a friendship blossoms through their love of music. As they grow closer, Jake feels the stirrings of something deeper beginning to develop. However, the confusion and fear of being different frustrate the growing liaison.
The Kilkenny Cat Book 3: "Freedom"
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 97,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy is an allegorical story of all manner of discrimination practised throughout the world; particularly in Ireland, Jamaica and England. Told through the eyes and experiences of travelling gypsy cats, it is a 'must' for all cat lovers and students of the 'Northern Riots', Ireland, Jamaica, 'Black v White' and 'Good v Evil. 'It is suitable for reading by teenagers and adults.
The Spirit of Harlem
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Shizuka Nishino, a young Japanese artist, is starving herself in a grotty Harlem apartment. When you've got love, who needs food? In an unwanted intervention, her brother's girlfriend, an American ex-artist, takes matters into her own hands. Her quest to save Shizuka's life brings the conflict between the two women to a head, and reveals the true cost of throwing away your dreams. 72 pages.
A Trial of One, the third in The Osgoode Trilogy.
Series: The Osgoode Trilogy, Book 3 ยท The Osgoode Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $8.64 USD. Words: 95,430. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The gathering of the ravens presages a deadly disturbance of the natural order. Years ago, in Final Paradox, the second in The Osgoode Trilogy, the wheels were set in motion by a fraud upon a fraud. At last, you will find the answers to all the questions.