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Stuck in the Middle with You
Stuck in the Middle with You
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan, Contribution by Anna Quindlen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767921770
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Stuck in the Middle with You
A Memoir of Parenting in Three Genders
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan
Contribution by Anna Quindlen


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.00

New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Finney Boylan returns with a remarkable memoir about gender and parenting that discusses how families are shaped and the difficulties and wonders of being human.
 
A father for six years, a mother for ten, and for a time in between, neither, or both, Jennifer Finney Boylan has seen... Read more >
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Farther and Wilder
Farther and Wilder
Written by Blake Bailey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307475527
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Farther and Wilder
The Lost Weekends and Literary Dreams of Charles Jackson
Written by Blake Bailey


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $17.95

Charles Jackson’s novel The Lost Weekend—the story of five disastrous days in the life of an alcoholic—was published in 1944 to triumphant success. Although he tried to escape its legacy, Jackson is often remembered only as the author of this thinly veiled autobiography. In Farther & Wilder, the award-winning biographer of Richard...

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Left-handed
Left-handed
Written by Jonathan Galassi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375712173
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Left-handed

Written by Jonathan Galassi


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $16.95

An emotionally riveting collection that tells a powerful story of passion, loss, and transformation.
 
Left-handed unfolds in the manner of an intense, searching novella. At its center is a one-way dialogue with an elusive character who beguiles and torments but also inspires the unnamed narrator, who at midlife is telling the tale.
 
These... Read more >
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Faitheist
Faitheist
Written by Chris Stedman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807014455
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Faitheist
How an Atheist Found Common Ground with the Religious
Written by Chris Stedman


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $15.00

The story of a former Evangelical Christian turned openly gay atheist who now works to bridge the divide between atheists and the religious

The stunning popularity of the “New Atheist” movement—whose most famous spokesmen include Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and the late Christopher Hitchens—speaks to both the growing ranks of atheists and... Read more >
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Fighting for Life
Fighting for Life
Written by S. Josephine Baker, Introduction by Helen Epstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177068
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Fighting for Life

Written by S. Josephine Baker
Introduction by Helen Epstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $16.95

New York’s Lower East Side was said to be the most densely populated square mile on earth in the 1890s. Health inspectors called the neighborhood “the suicide ward.” Diarrhea epidemics raged each summer, killing thousands of children. Sweatshop babies with smallpox and typhus dozed in garment heaps destined for fashionable shops... Read more >
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Fighting for Life

Written by S. Josephine Baker
Introduction by Helen Epstein


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $16.95

New York’s Lower East Side was said to be the most densely populated square mile on earth in the 1890s. Health inspectors called the neighborhood “the suicide ward.” Diarrhea epidemics raged each summer, killing thousands of children. Sweatshop babies with smallpox and typhus dozed in garment heaps destined for fashionable shops... Read more >
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Raising My Rainbow
Raising My Rainbow
Written by Lori Duron, Foreword by Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770437725
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Raising My Rainbow
Adventures in Raising a Fabulous, Gender Creative Son
Written by Lori Duron
Foreword by Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $15.00

Raising My Rainbow is Lori Duron’s frank, heartfelt, and brutally funny account of her and her family's adventures of distress and happiness raising a gender-creative son. Whereas her older son, Chase, is a Lego-loving, sports-playing boy's boy, her younger son, C.J., would much rather twirl around in a pink sparkly tutu, with a... Read more >
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Raising My Rainbow
Raising My Rainbow
Written by Lori Duron, Foreword by Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770437718
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Raising My Rainbow
Adventures in Raising a Fabulous, Gender Creative Son
Written by Lori Duron
Foreword by Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $10.99

Raising My Rainbow is Lori Duron’s frank, heartfelt, and brutally funny account of her and her family's adventures of distress and happiness raising a gender-creative son. Whereas her older son, Chase, is a Lego-loving, sports-playing boy's boy, her younger son, C.J., would much rather twirl around in a pink sparkly tutu, with a... Read more >
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Dreadful
Dreadful
Written by David Margolick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590515716
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Dreadful
The Short Life and Gay Times of John Horne Burns
Written by David Margolick


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $28.95

American author John Horne Burns (1916–1953) led a brief and controversial life, and as a writer, transformed many of his darkest experiences into literature. Burns was born in Massachusetts, graduated from Andover and Harvard, and went on to teach English at the Loomis School, a boarding school for boys in Windsor... Read more >
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Dreadful
The Short Life and Gay Times of John Horne Burns
Written by David Margolick


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $22.99

American author John Horne Burns (1916–1953) led a brief and controversial life, and as a writer, transformed many of his darkest experiences into literature. Burns was born in Massachusetts, graduated from Andover and Harvard, and went on to teach English at the Loomis School, a boarding school for boys in Windsor... Read more >
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Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter
Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter
Written by Alison Wearing
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345807618
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Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter
Growing Up with a Gay Dad
Written by Alison Wearing


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $18.99

A moving memoir about growing up with a gay father in the 1980s, and a tribute to the power of truth, humour, acceptance and familial love.
 
Alison Wearing led a largely carefree childhood until she learned, at the age of 12, that her family was a little more complex than she had...

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Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter
Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter
Written by Alison Wearing
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345807571
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Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter
Growing Up with a Gay Dad
Written by Alison Wearing


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $24.00

A moving memoir about growing up with a gay father in the 1980s, and a tribute to the power of truth, humour, acceptance and familial love.
 
Alison Wearing led a largely carefree childhood until she learned, at the age of 12, that her family was a little more complex than she had...

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Outlaw Marriages
Outlaw Marriages
Written by Rodger Streitmatter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807003428
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Outlaw Marriages
The Hidden Histories of Fifteen Extraordinary Same-Sex Couples
Written by Rodger Streitmatter


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $16.00

For more than a century before gay marriage became a hot-button political issue, same-sex unions flourished in America. Pairs of men and pairs of women joined together in committed unions, standing by each other “for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health” for periods of thirty or forty—sometimes as many... Read more >
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She's Not There
She's Not There
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385346979
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She's Not There
A Life in Two Genders
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $14.95

The provocative bestseller She’s Not There is the winning, utterly surprising story of a person changing genders. By turns hilarious and deeply moving, Jennifer Finney Boylan explores the territory that lies between men and women, examines changing friendships, and rejoices in the redeeming power of family. Told in Boylan’s fresh voice... Read more >
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She's Not There
She's Not There
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385346986
Our Price: $11.99
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She's Not There
A Life in Two Genders
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $11.99

The provocative bestseller She’s Not There is the winning, utterly surprising story of a person changing genders. By turns hilarious and deeply moving, Jennifer Finney Boylan explores the territory that lies between men and women, examines changing friendships, and rejoices in the redeeming power of family. Told in Boylan’s fresh voice... Read more >
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Stuck in the Middle with You
Stuck in the Middle with You
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan, Contribution by Anna Quindlen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307952844
Our Price: $9.99
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Stuck in the Middle with You
A Memoir of Parenting in Three Genders
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan
Contribution by Anna Quindlen


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $9.99

New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Finney Boylan returns with a remarkable memoir about gender and parenting that discusses how families are shaped and the difficulties and wonders of being human.
 
A father for six years, a mother for ten, and for a time in between, neither, or both, Jennifer Finney Boylan has seen...

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Stuck in the Middle with You
Stuck in the Middle with You
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan, Contribution by Anna Quindlen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780767921763
Our Price: $24.00
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Stuck in the Middle with You
A Memoir of Parenting in Three Genders
Written by Jennifer Finney Boylan
Contribution by Anna Quindlen


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $24.00

New York Times bestseller and acclaimed author Jennifer Finney Boylan returns with a remarkable memoir about gender and parenting, including incredible interviews discussing gender, how families are shaped, and the difficulties and wonders of being human.
 
A father for ten years, a mother for eight, and for a time in between, neither... Read more >
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Journey to the Abyss
Journey to the Abyss
Written by Harry Kessler, Edited by Laird Easton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278432
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Journey to the Abyss

Written by Harry Kessler
Edited by Laird Easton


Format: Trade Paperback, 960 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $22.00

These fascinating, never-before-published early diaries of Count Harry Kessler—patron, museum director, publisher, cultural critic, soldier, secret agent, and diplomat—present a sweeping panorama of the arts and politics of Belle Époque Europe, a glittering world poised to be changed irrevocably by the Great War. Kessler’s immersion in the new art and literature... Read more >
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Farther and Wilder
Farther and Wilder
Written by Blake Bailey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962201
Our Price: $13.99
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Farther and Wilder
The Lost Weekends and Literary Dreams of Charles Jackson
Written by Blake Bailey


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $13.99

From the prizewinning biographer of Richard Yates and John Cheever, here is the fascinating biography of Charles Jackson, the author of The Lost Weekend—a writer whose life and work encapsulated what it meant to be an addict and a closeted gay man in mid-century America, and what one had to do...

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Faitheist
Faitheist
Written by Chris Stedman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807014394
Our Price: $22.95
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Faitheist
How an Atheist Found Common Ground with the Religious
Written by Chris Stedman


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $22.95

The story of a former Evangelical Christian turned openly gay atheist who now works to bridge the divide between atheists and the religious

The stunning popularity of the “New Atheist” movement—whose most famous spokesmen include Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and the late Christopher Hitchens—speaks to both the growing ranks of atheists and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Faitheist
How an Atheist Found Common Ground with the Religious
Written by Chris Stedman


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $22.95

The story of a former Evangelical Christian turned openly gay atheist who now works to bridge the divide between atheists and the religious

The stunning popularity of the “New Atheist” movement—whose most famous spokesmen include Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and the late Christopher Hitchens—speaks to both the growing ranks of atheists and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
My Father and Myself

Written by J.R. Ackerley
Introduction by W. H. Auden


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 31, 2012
Price: $15.95

When his father died, J. R. Ackerley was shocked to discover that he had led a secret life. And after Ackerley himself died, he left a surprise of his own—this coolly considered, unsparingly honest account of his quest to find out the whole truth about the man who had always eluded... Read more >
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Born This Way
Born This Way
Written by Paul Vitagliano
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594745997
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Born This Way
Real Stories of Growing Up Gay
Written by Paul Vitagliano


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $14.95

Based on the hugely popular blog of the same name, Born This Way shares 100 different memories of growing up LGBTQ. Childhood photographs are accompanied by sweet, funny, and at times heartbreaking personal stories. Collected from around the world and dating from the 1940s to today, these memories speak to the...

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Born This Way
Real Stories of Growing Up Gay
Written by Paul Vitagliano


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $9.99

Based on the hugely popular blog of the same name, Born This Way shares 100 different memories of growing up LGBTQ. Childhood photographs are accompanied by sweet, funny, and at times heartbreaking personal stories. Collected from around the world and dating from the 1940s to today, these memories speak to the...

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Outlaw Marriages
Outlaw Marriages
Written by Rodger Streitmatter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003343
Our Price: $26.95
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Outlaw Marriages
The Hidden Histories of Fifteen Extraordinary Same-Sex Couples
Written by Rodger Streitmatter


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $26.95

For more than a century before gay marriage became a hot-button political issue, same-sex unions flourished in America. Pairs of men and pairs of women joined together in committed unions, standing by each other “for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health” for periods of thirty or forty—sometimes as many... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
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