In this funny, poignant and unflinchingly honest memoir, one of the world's best-loved storytellers explains how he evolved from a conservative son of the Old South into a gay rights pioneer whose novels inspired millions to claim their own lives. It is a journey ... read more
Trans & Gender Diverse Biography and Memoir
|Awards:||Winner of National Book Critics Circle Awards: Criticism 2015.|
An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language and family Maggie Nelson's The Argonauts is a genre-bending memoir, a work of 'autotheory' offering fresh, fierce and timely thinking about desire, identity and the limit... read more
Q & A's about the Journey.
Is about a group of diverse individuals who are brought together, I liken what's inside this book to the picture on this page. The picture showcases kites that would normally be soaring individually and freely within the sky, eac... read more
Michael El-Bacha was almost like every other 19-year old son of Lebanese Christian parents growing up in the western Sydney world of Rugby League, fast cars, and hot chicks, when a visit to Lebanon led to him to being coerced into marrying his 16 year old cousin Fi... read more
An impressionistic and exuberant memoir by Australia's best-loved artist.
Ken Done has an extraordinary place in the hearts of Australians - we've all worn or decorated our homes with his artwork. His vivid, optimistic images are part of our collective consciousness and have helped define us to ... read more
First published twenty years ago by Picador, Peter Blazey's audacious, irresistible autobiography Screw Loose will be available in a revised edition with a foreword by the Honourable Michael Kirby. Candid and at times provocative, these self-styled "uncalled-for memoirs" enco... read more
Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home was a pop culture and literary phenomenon. Now, a second thrilling tale of filial sleuthery, this time about her mother: voracious reader, music lover, passionate amateur actor. Also a woman, unhappily married to a closeted gay man, whose artist... read more
From the best-selling author of Fun Home, Time magazine’s No. 1 Book of the Year, a brilliantly told graphic memoir of Alison Bechdel becoming the artist her mother wanted to be.
|Author:||Sue Steve; Elliott Humphries|
Gay Male & Bi Biography
Only fifty years ago, sex between men was a crime. The 1967 Sexual Offences Act changed that in part, but it was only the beginning of the long fight for equality in the eyes of the law, in society and in millions of private lives... read more
Announcing the long-awaited memoir/exploration by internationally famed Ethical Slut author Janet W. Hardy: Girlfag: A Life Told in Sex and Musicals!
Girlfags - women who love, are attracted to, and identify with gay men - are a growing co... read more
Lesbian & Bi Biography and Memoir
The poet, Audre Lorde, depicts her life and examines the influence of various women on her development in this self-named "biomythography".
Some lives are filled with pain, doubt and confusion from the very beginning. Such is the story of The Shadow of Ally which could be called “the liberation of Ally”. Walk side by side with this wonder filled account of a life of destruct... read more
In this groundbreaking, bestselling graphic memoir, Alison Bechdel charts her fraught relationship with her late father. In her hands, personal history becomes a work of amazing subtlety and power, written with controlled force and enlivened with humor, rich lite... read more