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I Was Better Last Night: A Memoir Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593320525
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Published: Knopf - March 1st, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • A poignant and hilarious memoir from the cultural icon, gay rights activist, and four-time Tony Award–winning actor and playwright, revealing never-before-told stories of his personal struggles and conflict, of sex and romance, and of his fabled career


Ten Steps to Nanette: A Memoir Situation Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984819789
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Published: Ballantine Books - March 29th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Multi-award-winning Hannah Gadsby broke comedy with her show Nanette when she declared that she was quitting stand-up. Now she takes us through the defining moments in her life that led to the creation of Nanette and her powerful decision to tell the truth—no matter the cost.


How Do I Un-Remember This?: Unfortunately True Stories Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781728247984
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Published: Sourcebooks - March 8th, 2022

Instant New York Times Bestseller

From the host of Everything Iconic with Danny Pellegrino comes a collection of stories you'll be glad didn't happen to you.


Girls Can Kiss Now: Essays Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982158507
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Published: Atria Books - March 8th, 2022

Named One of the Most Anticipated Books of 2022 by Vogue, BuzzFeed, Bustle, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Electric Lit, Thrillist, Glamour, CNN, and Shondaland

“Wickedly funny and heartstoppingly vulnerable…every page twinkles with brilliance.” —Refinery29


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Deaf Utopia: A Memoir—and a Love Letter to a Way of Life Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063062351
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Published: William Morrow - April 19th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A heartfelt and inspiring memoir and celebration of Deaf culture by Nyle DiMarco, actor, producer, two-time reality show winner, and cultural icon of the international Deaf community


Fine: A Comic About Gender Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781631496806
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Published: Liveright - April 5th, 2022

A vibrant and informative debut with “great documentary power” (Alison Bechdel), Fine is an elegantly illustrated celebration of the transgender community.


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Loving Edie: How a Dog Afraid of Everything Taught Me to Be Brave Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780778312024
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Published: Park Row - April 19th, 2022

From the author of The Honey Bus comes a wild and emotional memoir of family and self-discovery, featuring a lovable golden retriever named Edie


High-Risk Homosexual: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781593767051
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Published: Soft Skull - January 11th, 2022

This witty memoir traces a touching and often hilarious spiralic path to embracing a gay, Latinx identity against a culture of machismo—from a cockfighting ring in Nicaragua to cities across the U.S.—and the bath houses, night clubs, and drag queens who help redefine pride


In Sensorium: Notes for My People Cover Image
By Tanaïs
$26.99
ISBN: 9780358381709
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Published: Harper - February 22nd, 2022

Fragrance has long been used to mark who is civilized and who is barbaric, who is pure and who is polluted, who is free and who is damned—



Focusing their gaze on our most primordial sense, writer and perfumer Tanaïs weaves a brilliant and expansive memoir, a reckoning that offers a critical, alternate history of South Asia 


The Man Who Ate Too Much: The Life of James Beard Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781324020240
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 1st, 2022

A Finalist for the 2022 James Beard Foundation Cookbook Award (Writing)

The definitive biography of America’s best-known and least-understood food personality, and the modern culinary landscape he shaped.

 


Burn the Page: A True Story of Torching Doubts, Blazing Trails, and Igniting Change Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593296554
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Published: Viking - April 26th, 2022

An inspirational memoir-meets-manifesto by Danica Roem, the nation's first openly trans person elected to US state legislature


Dream of the Divided Field: Poems Cover Image
By Yanyi
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593230992
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Published: One World - March 1st, 2022

From an award-winning poet comes a collection on heartbreak and transitions, written with a piercing lyric ferocity. 

“Written with great tenderness and intimacy, Dream of the Divided Field reveals what we do (and do not) owe to others, and what we owe to ourselves.”—Poets & Writers