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In the Dream House: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644450031
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Published: Graywolf Press - November 5th, 2019

A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties


What We Will Become: A Mother, a Son, and a Journey of Transformation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780544965836
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - November 12th, 2019

A mother’s memoir of her transgender child’s odyssey, and her journey outside the boundaries of the faith and culture that shaped her.

From the age of two-and-a-half, Jacob, born “Em,” adamantly told his family he was a boy.


The Rib Joint: A Memoir in Essays Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781597096751
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Published: Red Hen Press - November 5th, 2019

In this collection of linked, lyrical essays, Julia Koets writes, "When you date in secret, the pressure is different. You're weightless. You're stuck in between jumping and landing. You exist in midair.


Rebent Sinner Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781551527734
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - November 5th, 2019

Ivan Coyote is one of North America's preeminent storytellers and performers; they are the author, co-author, or co-editor of eleven previous books, and their TED talk has received over 1.6 million views online.


How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501132735
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 8th, 2019

WINNER OF THE 2019 KIRKUS PRIZE IN NONFICTION

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES’S 100 NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2019

One of the best books of the year as selected by The Washington Post; NPR; Time; The New Yorker; O, The Oprah Magazine; Harper’s Bazaar; Elle; Kirkus Reviews; Publishers Weekly;


Beautiful on the Outside: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538732403
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 15th, 2019

Former Olympic figure skater and self-professed America's Sweetheart Adam Rippon shares his underdog journey from beautiful mess to outrageous success in this hilarious, big-hearted memoir that the Washington Post calls "comedic gold."


High School Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374169947
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Published: MCD - September 24th, 2019

From the iconic musicians Tegan and Sara comes a memoir about high school, detailing their first loves and first songs in a compelling look back at their humble beginnings


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Sontag: Her Life and Work Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9780062896391
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Published: Ecco - September 17th, 2019

Longlisted for the PEN/Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for Biography

One of O Magazine’s Best Books of the Year

One of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Best Books of the Year

One of the Seattle Times' Most Interesting Biographies of the Year


How to Cure a Ghost Cover Image
By Fariha Róisín, Monica Ramos (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419737565
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 24th, 2019

Elton John: Rocket Man Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781454934523
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Published: Sterling - October 29th, 2019

"Still up for more Elton after the movie and the memoir? This in-depth retrospective is just the thing." --People magazine; featured as one of the year's "Best New Coffee-Table Books."

A celebratory retrospective of one of popular music's most enduring and beloved stars, as he tours the world one last time.


A Wild and Precious Life: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250195135
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 8th, 2019

A lively, intimate memoir from a marriage equality icon of the gay rights movement, describing gay life in the 1950s and 60s New York City and her longtime activism.

"Brash, funny and brave." —NPR

“A captivating and inspiring story of a queer woman who believed in her right to take up space and be seen.”—BuzzFeed


Disasterama!: Adventures in the Queer Underground 1977 to 1997 Cover Image
By Alvin Orloff, Alexander Chee (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781941110829
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Published: Three Rooms Press - October 8th, 2019

DISASTERAMA: Adventures in the Queer Underground 1977 to 1997, is the true story of Alvin Orloff who, as a shy kid from the suburbs of San Francisco, stumbled into the wild, eclectic crowd of Crazy Club Kids, Punk Rock Nutters, Goofy Goofballs, Fashion Victims, Disco Dollies, Happy Hustlers, and Dizzy Twinks of post-Stonewall American queer culture of the late 1970s, only to see the "sub


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