Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir Paperback by Paul Monette (Author) This tender and lyrical memoir (New York Times Book Review) remains one of the most compelling documents of the AIDS era-searing, shattering, ultimately hope inspiring account of a great love story (San Francisco Examiner). A National Book Critics Circle Award finalist and the winner of the PEN Center West literary award.
Before Night Falls: A Memoir Paperback by Reinaldo Arenas (Author) , Dolores M. Koch (Translator) The shocking memoir by visionary Cuban writer Reinaldo Arenas is a book above all about being free, said The New York Review of Books--sexually, politically, artistically. Arenas recounts a stunning odyssey from his poverty-stricken childhood in rural Cuba and his adolescence as a rebel fighting f
I Am Not Myself These Days: A Memoir (P.S.) Paperback by Josh Kilmer-Purcell (Author) The New York Times bestselling, darkly funny memoirof a young New Yorker's daring dual lifeĂ˘€“advertising art director by day,glitter-dripping drag queen and nightclub beauty-pageant hopeful by nightĂ˘€“was asmash literary debut for Josh Kilmer-Purcell, now known for his popular PlanetGreen television series
Farm Boys: Lives of Gay Men from the Rural Midwest Paperback by Will Fellows (Editor) Homosexuality is often seen as a purely urban experience, far removed from rural and small-town life.Farm Boysundermines that cliche by telling the stories of more than three dozen gay men, ranging in age from 24 to 84, who grew up in farm families in the midwestern United States. Whether painful, funny, or mat
The Mayor of Castro Street: The Life and Times of Harvey Milk Paperback by Randy Shilts (Author)Known as “The Mayor of Castro Street” even before he was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, Harvey Milks personal life, public career, and final assassination reflect the dramatic emergence of the gay community as a political power in America. It is a story full of personal tragedies a
Stranger at the Gate: To Be Gay and Christian in America Paperback – April 1, 1995 by Mel White (Author) Until Christmans Eve 1991, Mel White was regarded by the leaders of the religious right as one of their most talented and productive supporters. He penned the speeches of Ollie North. He was a ghostwriter for Jerry Falwell, worked with Jim Bakker, flew in Pat Robertson's private jet, walked
The Kid: What Happened After My Boyfriend and I Decided to Go Get Pregnant Paperback – June 1, 2000 by Dan Savage (Author) Dan Savage's nationally syndicated sex advice column, Savage Love, enrages and excites more than four million people each week. In The Kid, Savage tells a no-holds-barred, high-energy story of an ordinary American couple who wants to have a baby. Except that in this case th