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Courting Equality
Courting Equality
Written by Karen Kahn and Patricia A. Gozemba, Photographed by Marilyn Humphries
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807066218
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Courting Equality
A Documentary History of America's First Legal Same-Sex Marriages
Written by Karen Kahn and Patricia A. Gozemba
Photographed by Marilyn Humphries


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2009
Price: $20.00

Through engaging storytelling and powerful photographs, Courting Equality takes readers through the volatile public debate following the legalization of same-sex marriage in Massachusetts-from the court cases to the protests and, finally, the weddings! Read more >
Gay and Lesbian Weddings
Gay and Lesbian Weddings
Written by David Toussaint
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307485373
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Gay and Lesbian Weddings
Planning the Perfect Same-Sex Ceremony
Written by David Toussaint


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2009
Price: $13.99

Comprehensive, fresh, and funny, Gay and Lesbian Weddings covers everything you need to know to plan the wedding of your dreams. Unlike other wedding planners, this one tackles the issues your heterosexual friends never had to consider. For instance, do you come out to Aunt Gloria before she receives the invitation... Read more >
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Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage
Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage
Written by Nancy D. Polikoff and Michael Bronski
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ISBN: 9780807044339
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Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage
Valuing All Families under the Law
Written by Nancy D. Polikoff and Michael Bronski


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2009
Price: $18.00

Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage reframes the family-rights debate by arguing that marriage shouldn't bestow special legal privileges upon couples because people, both heterosexual and LGBT, live in a variety of relationships-including unmarried couples of any sexual orientation, single-parent households, extended biological family units, and myriad other familial configurations. Nancy D... Read more >
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Drifting Toward Love
Drifting Toward Love
Written by Kai Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807079690
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Drifting Toward Love
Black, Brown, Gay, and Coming of Age on the Streets of New York
Written by Kai Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

In Drifting Toward Love, journalist Kai Wright introduces us to Manny, Julius, Carlos, and their friends, young gay men of color desperately searching for life's basic necessities. With these vivid, intimate portraits, Wright reveals both their heroism and their mistakes, placing their stories into a larger social context. Read more >
NYC Go-Go
NYC Go-Go
Text by Bruce Benderson, Photographed by Slava Mogutin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874431
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NYC Go-Go

Text by Bruce Benderson
Photographed by Slava Mogutin


Format: Hardcover, 182 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2008
Price: $35.00

Slava Mogutin, the notorious Russian dissident-turned-art star and creator of the critically acclaimed Lost Boys (powerHouse Books, 2006), returns with his second monograph, NYC Go-Go, a tribute to the golden age of New York City nightlife.

The once glittering club world had all but disappeared by the time Mogutin arrived... Read more >
Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage
Valuing All Families under the Law
Written by Nancy D. Polikoff and Michael Bronski


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $18.00

The debate over marriage equality for same-sex couples rages across the country. Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage boldly moves the discussion forward by focusing on the larger, more fundamental issue of marriage and the law. The root problem, asserts law professor and LGBT rights activist Nancy Polikoff, is that marriage is... Read more >
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Major Conflict
Major Conflict
Written by Jeffrey McGowan, Maj USA (ret.)
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ISBN: 9780307419118
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Major Conflict
One Gay Man's Life in the Don't-Ask-Don't-Tell Military
Written by Jeffrey McGowan, Maj USA (ret.)


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $14.99

A book that will move hearts and open minds, Jeffrey McGowan’s memoir is the first personal account of a gay man’s silent struggle in the don’t-ask-don’t-tell military, from a cadet who rose to the rank of major, left as a decorated Persian Gulf hero, and whose same-sex marriage was the first... Read more >
The Mandates
The Mandates
Written by Dave Singleton
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ISBN: 9780307422156
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The Mandates
25 Real Rules for Successful Gay Dating
Written by Dave Singleton


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

How do you win the dating game if you’re a gay man?

After many years of serial monogamy, Dave Singleton went to the front lines to find out, exploring the lives of other gay men who found themselves on the dating fast track with guys they’d met from work, at the... Read more >
I Had to Say Something
I Had to Say Something
Written by Mike Jones, Contribution by Sam Gallegos
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583227688
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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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Come Out and Win
Come Out and Win
Written by Sue Hyde
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807079720
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Come Out and Win
Organizing Yourself, Your Community, and Your World
Written by Sue Hyde


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2007
Price: $13.00

Come Out and Win will educate, engage, and agitate LGBT and straight activists to become involved in the political movement to win full equality under the law and sexual/gender freedom. Spurring a new generation of activists to positive social action, it not only tells the history of gay liberation but, crucially... Read more >
Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son
Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son
Written by Kevin Jennings
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ISBN: 9780807071472
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Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son
A Memoir of Growing Up, Coming Out, and Changing America's Schools
Written by Kevin Jennings


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2007
Price: $18.00

Long before Kevin Jennings began advocating to end anti-LGBT bias in schools, he was a victim of it. In Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son, Jennings traces the roots of his activism to his elementary school days in the conservative South, where "faggot" became more familiar to him than his own name. Mama's... Read more >
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Out Law
Out Law
Written by Lisa Keen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807079669
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Out Law
What LGBT Youth Should Know about Their Legal Rights
Written by Lisa Keen


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2007
Price: $13.00

The enormous advances of the civil rights movement have made it easier for LGBT youth to be "out," yet their increased visibility has led to myriad legal issues involving such critical matters as freedom of expression, sexual harassment, self-chosen medical care, and even their right to privacy within their own families.

In... 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 >
Lost Boys
Lost Boys
Text by Octavio Zaya, Photographed by Slava Mogutin, Introduction by Dominic Johnson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576873304
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Lost Boys

Text by Octavio Zaya
Photographed by Slava Mogutin
Introduction by Dominic Johnson


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2006
Price: $39.95

Lost Boys, Slava Mogutin’s first monograph, is a compelling collection of his portraits and landscapes taken over the past ten years—since he was exiled from Russia for “malicious hooliganism with exceptional cynicism and extreme insolence.” Although it was his outspoken gay writing that angered the Soviet authorities, Mogutin’s photographs caused just... Read more >
Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son
A Memoir of Growing Up, Coming Out, and Changing America's Schools
Written by Kevin Jennings


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 15, 2006
Price: $18.00

Long before Kevin Jennings began advocating to end anti-LGBT bias in schools, he was a victim of it. In Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son, Jennings traces the roots of his activism to his elementary school days in the conservative South, where "faggot" became more familiar to him than his own name. Mama's... Read more >
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How to Say Fabulous! in 8 Different Languages
How to Say Fabulous! in 8 Different Languages
Written by Gerard Mryglot and Ted Marks
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594740909
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How to Say Fabulous! in 8 Different Languages

Written by Gerard Mryglot and Ted Marks


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2006
Price: $14.95

Honey, Let’s Go!
 
This hilarious handbook translates hundreds of outrageous phrases from English into Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, and Russian. There are sections on:
 
     •  Night Life: “Are there any gay bars around here?”
     •  Shopping: “Those shoes! I must have those shoes!”
     •  Opening Lines: “I... Read more >
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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