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An American in Paris
A Novel

"In the States, celibacy had never been my strong suit. In Paris, it was a crime against nature—a mortal ... [more]
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Arts and Letters

Reading Edmund White is like sharing a café table with a witty professor, a clove-smoking aesthete, and ... [more]
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The Back Passage

A seaside village, an English country house, a family of wealthy eccentrics and their equally peculiar servants, ... [more]

The Beebo Brinker Collection

Designated the "Queen of Lesbian Pulp" for authoring several landmark novels beginning in 1957, Ann Bannon's ... [more]

Betty and Pansy's Severe Queer Review of New York
Third Edition

Betty Pearl is back! The completely updated third edition of Betty & Pansy's Severe Queer Review of New York ... [more]

Betty and Pansy's Severe Queer Review of San Francisco
Seventh Edition

Betty Pearl and Pansy are back! The completely updated seventh edition of Betty & Pansy's Severe Queer Review ... [more]

Black Like Us, 2nd Edition
A Century of Lesbian, Gay & Bisexual African American Fiction

Winner of the 2003 Lambda Literary Award for Fiction Anthology Showcasing the work of literary giants like ... [more]

Prose and Poetry

A landmark collection of verse and commentary by one of the most provocative authors ever to chronicle African ... [more]
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Relatos por padres y madres de hijas lesbianas y hijos gay

2002 Lambda Literary Award Winner Twenty-three Latino parents speak about their relationships with their lesbian ... [more]
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Curbside Boys

Queer as Folk meets Dykes to Watch Out For in Robert Kirby's whimsical story of "twenty-something" gay boys falling ... [more]
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Death of the Good Doctor
Lessons from the Heart of the AIDS Epidemic

Kate Scannell abandoned her academic career in 1985 to enter an ordinary medical practice in Northern California. ... [more]
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My Life in Pansy Division

The inside story of the first openly gay pop-punk band. Deflowered is Jon Ginoli's journey of self-discovery, ... [more]

Different Daughters
A Book by Mothers of Lesbians

"This book will help your mom understand. Give it to her."—Betty DeGeneres Coming out to mom is a lesbian ... [more]
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Divas Las Vegas

What happens when you find out that Grandma's vase mistakenly sold at a yard sale is worth tens of thousands ... [more]

Fool For Love
New Gay Fiction

Take a Chance on Love Is romance over in this age of online cruising and anonymous hook-ups? For anyone who ... [more]

Forbidden Passages
Writings Banned in Canada

The books and magazines excerpted in Forbidden Passages were seized at the Canadian border as sexually "degrading," ... [more]
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A Fragile Union
New and Selected Writings

A Fragile Union is Joan Nestle’s collection of intimate essays and narratives about lesbian sexuality, ... [more]
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The Gay Detective

Before there was Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City, vintage pulp writer Lou Rand delivered this high-camp ... [more]
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Adventures in the Queer East

Benjamin Law spent nearly a year skipping between seven Asian countries, sitting backstage with Bangkok ladyboys ... [more]

Gore Vidal: Sexually Speaking
Collected Sex Writings

With his trademark humor and erudition, Gore Vidal tackles hot-button topics such as our gay American founding-fathers, ... [more]
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A Romance of the 1950s

Patricia Highsmith, author of classics such as The Talented Mr. Ripley and Strangers on a Train, was a lesbian ... [more]
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Queer Dog Poetry

Dogs are adorable, irascible, huggable, mischievous, obedient, lovable, and loyal. But most of all, dogs are ... [more]

Desire Between Women in Literature

Emma Donoghue, consummate scholar and novelist of astonishing originality, examines how desire between women ... [more]

Lesbian Pulp Fiction
The Sexually Intrepid World of Lesbian Paperback Novels 1950-1965

Through the darkness, you can see figures gathered in twos and threes—the glowing tip of a cigarette, a ... [more]

The Letters of Vita Sackville-West and Virginia Woolf

Among the most complete and moving documents of a legendary love affair, The Letters of Vita Sackville-West and ... [more]
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Dipping into Melymbrosia feels as exciting and forbidden as prying open the door to a writer's study and sneaking ... [more]
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O Wow
Discovering Your Ultimate Orgasm

What is an ultimate orgasm?   An ultimate orgasm is your personal best orgasm. It doesn’t leave ... [more]
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Challenging Assumptions about Gender and Sexuality

PoMo: short for PostModern: in the arts, a movement following after and in direct reaction to Modernism; culturally, ... [more]
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Public Sex
The Culture of Radical Sex, Second Edition

The most intelligent and outspoken commentator on sexual politics writing today, Pat Califia has been "fuming ... [more]
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Queer Beats
How the Beats Turned America On to Sex

The writings that shocked America out of the 1950s Blasting through the crew-cuts and conformism of their day, ... [more]

A Restricted Country

A proud working class woman, an "out" lesbian long before the Rainbow revolution, Joan Nestle has stood at the ... [more]
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Speaking Sex to Power
The Politics of Queer Sex

Hailed "a revolutionary antidote to America's growing sexual conservatism," Patrick Califia is the most outspoken ... [more]
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Spring Fire

Her silky black hair. Her low-cut gown. Her sparkling sorority pin. It's autumn rush in the Tri Epsilon house, ... [more]
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A Sticky End
A Mitch Mitchell Mystery

A Sticky End to a Hit Murder Mystery Triology Best friends and sometimes lovers Edward “Mitch” Mitchell ... [more]
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Susie Sexpert's Lesbian Sex World

The classic best-seller that rocked girls from coast to coast! Featuring new stories by Susie Bright! ... [more]
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Take Me There
Trans and Genderqueer Erotica

"There was something about the way she touched me that made it clear she was touching the body I felt I had ... [more]

The Right Side of History
100 Years of LGBTQI Activism

Before, During, and After Stonewall: 100 Years of Heroes and HistoryThe Right Side of History tells the ... [more]

Three Women

One of the best novels to come out of the golden age of lesbian pulps, this 1958 classic returns to delight a ... [more]

Time on Two Crosses
The Collected Writings of Bayard Rustin

Winner of the 2004 Lambda Literary Award for LGBT Studies In his own voice, the history of the civil right movement ... [more]

Time on Two Crosses, 2nd Edition
The Collected Writings of Bayard Rustin

“If you teach your children one new name from the heroes of black history, please let it be Bayard Rustin.” ... [more]

Twilight Girl

"She knew why they danced with such gay desperation." A budding butch in the Brylcreem era, Lorraine "Lon" Harris ... [more]

The Ultimate Guide to Pregnancy for Lesbians
How to Stay Sane and Care for Yourself from Preconception Through Birth

Revised and Updated Edition Written with humor and insight by a mom who herself rode the conception roller coaster, ... [more]

The Unreal Life of Sergey Nabokov
A Novel

In this novel based on the extraordinary life of the gay brother of Vladimir Nabokov, Paul Russell re-creates ... [more]

Vanishing Rooms

A black gay dancer, Jesse Durand, has two passions: his dancing and his white boyfriend, Metro. Upon relocating ... [more]
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Virgins, Guerrillas, and Locas
Gay Latinos Writing About Love

New to the distinguished heritage of Latino literature is Virgins, Guerillas and Locas, a new collection of writings—many ... [more]
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Whole Lesbian Sex Stories

Confessions of an Erotica ReaderFrom the introduction by Felice Newman: I love lesbian sex. I love talking ... [more]
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World of Women

The classic lesbian pulp back in print! Kat was her name, and she was queen of a strange jungle of flesh where ... [more]

Ann Bannon Series

The classic 1950s novel from the Queen of Lesbian Pulp. ... [more]

Best Sex Writing Series

A Different Kind of Sex Education The Best Sex Writing series has fundamentally changed the way people think—and ... [more]

Mabel Maney Series

If you travel with the Nurses' Guide to Snakes or can get a raisin pie stain out of a pink poplin frock, you'll ... [more]

Queer Encyclopediae Series

The first comprehensive, authoritative guide to all things queer and musical: pop, rock, jazz, disco, dance, ... [more]

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