Tag Archives: Non-Fiction

Out in Paperback

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Title: Out in Paperback
Author: Ian Young
Cover artist: Paul Richmond
Publisher:  MLR Press
Amason Buy Link: N/A
Genre: non-fiction/gay literature
Length: 108 pages, 45000 words
Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

Please note this work was previously published in 2007.

A guest review by Sirius.

Summary: Overview of the history of covers for gay books in paperbacks with awesome illustrations

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It Gets Better

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Title: It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying and Creating a Life Worth Living
Editors: Dan Savage and Terry Miller
Publisher: Dutton
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Genre: non-fiction
Length: 352 pages (also ebook)
Rating: 5 stars out of 5

A guest review by Leslie

In a nutshell: A collection of essays derived from the It Gets Better Video Project, founded by Dan Savage and Terry Miller in September 2010.

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The Meaning of Matthew

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Title: The Meaning of Matthew: My Son’s Murder in Laramie, and a World Transformed
Author: Judy Shepard
Publisher: Hudson Street Press
Genre: non-fiction, memoir, civil rights, gay, hate crime
Length: 273 pages (print); ebook, audiobook
Rating: 5 stars out of 5

A guest review by Leslie

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The Golden Age of Gay Fiction

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Golden Age coverTitle: The Golden Age of Gay Fiction
Editor: Drewey Wayne Gunn, with 19 contributors
Publisher: MLR Press
Genre: Non-fiction, history of gay literature (1948-1978)
Length: 277 pages (includes introduction, index, bibliography and contributor biographies)

Rating: 5 stars out of 5

A guest review by Leslie

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