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Outlaw Marriages
Outlaw Marriages
Written by Rodger Streitmatter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003343
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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 >
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Outlaw Marriages
The Hidden Histories of Fifteen Extraordinary Same-Sex Couples
Written by Rodger Streitmatter


Format: eBook
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 >
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David Hockney
David Hockney
Written by Christopher Simon Sykes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385531443
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David Hockney
The Biography, 1937-1975
Written by Christopher Simon Sykes


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $35.00

Drawing on exclusive and unprecedented access to David Hockney’s extensive archives, notebooks, and paintings, interviews with family, friends, and on Hockney himself, Christopher Simon Sykes provides a colorful and intimate portrait of one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century.

Born in 1937, David Hockney grew up in a northern...

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David Hockney
David Hockney
Written by Christopher Simon Sykes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385531450
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David Hockney
The Biography, 1937-1975
Written by Christopher Simon Sykes


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $16.99

Drawing on exclusive and unprecedented access to David Hockney’s extensive archives, notebooks, and paintings, interviews with family, friends, and on Hockney himself, Christopher Simon Sykes provides a colorful and intimate portrait of one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century.

Born in 1937, David Hockney grew up in a northern...

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Left-handed
Left-handed
Written by Jonathan Galassi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307957085
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Left-handed
Poems
Written by Jonathan Galassi


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $26.00

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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Left-handed
Left-handed
Written by Jonathan Galassi
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957436
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Left-handed
Poems
Written by Jonathan Galassi


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $12.99

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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Journey to the Abyss
Journey to the Abyss
Written by Harry Kessler, Edited by Laird Easton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307701480
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Journey to the Abyss
The Diaries of Count Harry Kessler, 1880-1918
Written by Harry Kessler
Edited by Laird Easton


Format: eBook, 960 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $14.99

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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Sal Mineo
Sal Mineo
Written by Michael Gregg Michaud
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307716675
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Sal Mineo
A Biography
Written by Michael Gregg Michaud


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $16.00

Sal Mineo is probably most well-known for his unforgettable, Academy Award–nominated turn opposite James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause and his tragic murder at the age of thirty-seven. Finally, in this riveting new biography filled with exclusive, candid interviews with both Mineo’s closest female and male lovers and never-before-published photographs... Read more >
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Gay in America
Gay in America
Photographed by Scott Pasfield
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781599621043
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Gay in America

Photographed by Scott Pasfield


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $45.00

In this first-ever photographic survey of gay men in America, stereotypes are laid to rest and an intimate, honest picture of contemporary gay life is revealed through stunning personal portraits and narratives.
 
Photographer Scott Pasfield traveled 54,000 miles across all fifty states over a two-year span gathering stories and... Read more >
It's All Relative
It's All Relative
Written by Wade Rouse
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307716637
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It's All Relative
2 Families, 3 Dogs, 34 Holidays, and 50 Boxes of Wine (A Memoir)
Written by Wade Rouse


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $15.00

How come the only thing my family tree ever grows is nuts?”


   Wade Rouse attempts to answer that question in his blisteringly funny new memoir by looking at the yearly celebrations that unite us all and bring out the very best and worst in our nearest and dearest.
   Family is truly the only... Read more >
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It's All Relative
It's All Relative
Written by Wade Rouse
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307718723
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It's All Relative
Two Families, Three Dogs, 34 Holidays, and 50 Boxes of Wine (A Memoir)
Written by Wade Rouse


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $11.99

How come the only thing my family tree ever grows is nuts?”


   Wade Rouse attempts to answer that question in his blisteringly funny new memoir by looking at the yearly celebrations that unite us all and bring out the very best and worst in our nearest and dearest.
   Family is truly the only... Read more >
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I Had to Say Something
The Art of Ted Haggard's Fall
Written by Mike Jones
Contribution by Sam Gallegos


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $23.95

This is the story of the sexual relationship between Michael Forest Jones, a Denver man who worked as an escort, and the Reverend Ted Haggard, founder and pastor of the New Life Church of Colorado Springs.
As a rule, Mike never delved into the personal lives of his clients. He entertained celebrities... Read more >
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Sal Mineo
Sal Mineo
Written by Michael Gregg Michaud
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307718693
Our Price: $11.99
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Sal Mineo
A Biography
Written by Michael Gregg Michaud


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $11.99

Sal Mineo is probably most well-known for his unforgettable, Academy Award–nominated turn opposite James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause and his tragic murder at the age of thirty-seven. Finally, in this riveting new biography filled with exclusive, candid interviews with both Mineo’s closest female and male lovers and never-before-published photographs... Read more >
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The Pure Lover
The Pure Lover
Written by David Plante
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807006207
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The Pure Lover
A Memoir of Grief
Written by David Plante


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2010
Price: $16.00

The Pure Lover is David Plante’s elegy to his beloved Nikos Stangos, their forty-year life together, and its tragic end. Written in vivid fragments that, like the pieces of a mosaic, come together into a glimmering whole, it shows us both the wild nature of grief and the intimate conversation that...

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Mean Little deaf Queer
Mean Little deaf Queer
Written by Terry Galloway
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807073315
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Mean Little deaf Queer
A Memoir
Written by Terry Galloway


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $16.00

In 1959, the year Terry Galloway turned nine, the voices of everyone she loved began to disappear. No one yet knew that an experimental antibiotic given to her mother had wreaked havoc on her fetal nervous system, eventually causing her to go deaf. As a self-proclaimed "child freak," she acted out... Read more >
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Mean Little deaf Queer
A Memoir
Written by Terry Galloway


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

In 1959, the year Terry Galloway turned nine, the voices of everyone she loved began to disappear. No one yet knew that an experimental antibiotic given to her mother had wreaked havoc on her fetal nervous system, eventually causing her to go deaf. As a self-proclaimed "child freak," she acted out... Read more >
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I Had to Say Something
I Had to Say Something
Written by Mike Jones, Contribution by Sam Gallegos
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583227688
Our Price: $23.95
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I Had to Say Something
The Art of Ted Haggard's Fall
Written by Mike Jones
Contribution by Sam Gallegos


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2007
Price: $23.95

This is the story of the sexual relationship between Michael Forest Jones, a Denver man who worked as an escort, and the Reverend Ted Haggard, founder and pastor of the New Life Church of Colorado Springs.
As a rule, Mike never delved into the personal lives of his clients. He entertained celebrities... Read more >
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My Father's Keeper
My Father's Keeper
Written by Jonathan G. Silin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807079652
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My Father's Keeper
The Story of a Gay Son and His Aging Parents
Written by Jonathan G. Silin


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2007
Price: $16.00

My Father's Keeper is the moving story of Jonathan Silin, a gay man in midlife who learned to care for his elderly parents as a series of life-threatening illnesses forced them to make the difficult transition from being independent to being reliant on their son. Their new needs and unrelenting demands... Read more >
Soulfully Gay
Soulfully Gay
Written by Joe Perez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304181
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Soulfully Gay
How Harvard, Sex, Drugs, and Integral Philosophy Drove Me Crazy and Brought Me Back to God
Written by Joe Perez


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2007
Price: $16.95

Soulfully Gay is a personal memoir of an intellectually rigorous gay man wrestling with fundamental issues of meaning and self-acceptance. Joe Perez finds himself on a quest to understand what it means to be gay at the intersection of conflicts between homosexuality and Christianity, faith and skepticism, mysticism and madness. His... Read more >
Confessions of the Other Mother
Nonbiological Lesbian Moms Tell All!
Edited by Harlyn Aizley


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 1, 2006
Price: $18.00

A 2006 Lambda Literary finalist in the LGBT anthology category 

After author Harlyn Aizley gave birth to her daughter, she watched in unanticipated horror as her partner scooped up the baby and said, "I'm your new mommy!" While they both had worked to find the perfect sperm donor, Aizley had spent nine... Read more >
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Confessions of the Other Mother
Confessions of the Other Mother
Edited by Harlyn Aizley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807079638
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Confessions of the Other Mother
Nonbiological Lesbian Moms Tell All!
Edited by Harlyn Aizley


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2006
Price: $18.00

A 2006 Lambda Literary finalist in the LGBT anthology category 

After author Harlyn Aizley gave birth to her daughter, she watched in unanticipated horror as her partner scooped up the baby and said, "I'm your new mommy!" While they both had worked to find the perfect sperm donor, Aizley had spent nine... Read more >
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Queer Quotes
Queer Quotes
Written by Teresa Theophano
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807079256
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Queer Quotes
On Coming Out and Culture, Love and Lust, Politics and Pride, and Much More
Written by Teresa Theophano


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2005
Price: $10.00

Queer Quotes<i/> is a compendium of wit and wisdom from well-known historical and contemporary cultural figures. Often amusing, the quotes are also thought-provoking and have an impressive scope. Subjects range from love and gay marriage to HIV/AIDS, from gender identity to religion, and everything in between. Featuring more than 350 quotes... Read more >
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