A GOOD YEAR by
Peter Mayle ~ What if you inherited
a French vineyard the same day you lost your job? The best-selling author
A Year in Provence explores the fantasy in this delightful novel.
ANNA KARENINA: SPELLBINDERS EDITION by
Leo Tolstoy translated by
Constance Garnett ~ The classic tale
of beautiful woman’s scandalous decision to leave her son and husband to
live with a wealthy army officer, and its disastrous results.
REPUBLICANS: How the Right Wing Is Turning America into a One-Party
Sheldon Rampton and
John Stauber ~ The bestselling authors
Weapons of Mass Deception reveal how the right wing is undermining
dissent and squelching pluralistic politics in America.
BIG LIES: The Right-Wing Propaganda Machine and How It Distorts the
Joe Conason ~ Are conservatives really
paragons of moral rectitude? Is George W. truly a
The right wing would certainly have you believe so.
BIG LIES is the compelling rebuttal to all the bunk that the right
loves to spew.
BRIDGET JONES: THE EDGE OF REASON by
Helen Fielding ~ After the success
of the first book, Bridget Jones is back. This time, she goes in search
of her Spiritual Self, which leads her from the cappuccino bars of
Notting Hill to the blissed out shores of Thailand.
BUSHWHACKED : Life in George W. Bush's America by
Molly Ivins and
Lou Dubose ~ The bestselling authors
Shrub return with a hilarious, no-holds-barred exposé of how the
Bush administration has misled average Americans, mollycoddled private interests,
and compromised the economic health of the world’s largest superpower.
CAN'T TOUCH MY SOUL : A Guide for Lesbian Survivors of Child Sexual
Donna Rafanello ~ This much-needed
recovery book for lesbian survivors of sexual abuse offers up-to-date information
on post-traumatic stress disorder and healing therapies, creating intimate
relationships, dealing with and relating to family, and more.
DESIRE LUST PASSION SEX by
Jameson Currier ~ Nearly 20 erotic
stories: interludes in foreign countries, first-time shavings, mistaken
identities during sexual encounters in the dark, and more.
DOWN AND DIRTY PICTURES : Miramax, Sundance, and the Rise of Independent
Peter Biskind ~ This is a blistering
front-row seat to the bullying, browbeating, and cutthroat dealmaking that
accompanied the rise of independent American cinema.
EDGE (Southern Tier Editions) by
Jeff Mann ~ ISO fave writer
Jeff Mann candidly celebrates the marriage
of leather and bear culture in these lively memoirs of his inner journey
to maturity, his travels to connect with family heritage, and his search
for Mann-on-man erotic adventure in Ireland, Scotland, Key West, and Provincetown.
Jane Austen ~ Considered by many
Jane Austen's finest achievement, here
is the classic tale of the infuriating—and endearing—matchmaking heiress
GAY AND LESBIAN WEDDINGS : Planning the Perfect Same-Sex Ceremonyby
David Toussaint with
Heather Leo ~ Step-by-step instructions
on gay-friendly venues, finding a willing officiant, religious and secular
ceremonies, family matters, honeymooning, and more.
GAY CINEMATHERAPY: The Queer Guy's Guide to Finding Your Rainbow One
Movie at a Time by
Jason Bergund and
Beverly West ~ This hilarious guide
helps you transfer the drama in your life to the screen. Come out, wallow
in self-pity, celebrate good times, share a night with your gal-pal…always
with the right movie to fit your mood. Plus, quotable quotes galore, trivial
facts, and more!
Aaron Krach ~ When tragedy strikes
in the family of 18-year-old Adam Westman, will he find comfort in the arms
of a hot, hunky, 38-year-old cop?
HANCOCK PARK (Kate Delafield Mysteries (Hardcover)) by
Katherine V. Forrest ~ Lesbian L.A.
homicide detective Kate Delafield tries to uncover the truth behind the
execution-style murder of a wealthy, refined, cultured woman.
HARD MEN by
Patrick Califia ~
Patrick Califia's stories feature straight
sex slaves, masochistic power games, barebacking, cybersex, alien intercourse,
HAVE YOU HEARD by
Anderson Ferrell ~ In this Southern-Gothic
tale, Local florist Jerry Chiffon has just donned a Nancy Reagan-red ladies’
suit and a wig to attempt to murder a right-wing senator. Now, his small
hometown has created a whirlwind of gossip about his childhood…and gay lifestyle.
I LOVE LUCY: The Complete Picture History of the Most Popular TV Show
Ever, Authorized by the Lucille Ball Estateby
IDOL WORSHIP by
Michael Ferguson ~ A queer look at
hunky actors, movie with homoerotic content, and of course, when the hunks
get down to the bare essentials!
KEEPING MR. RIGHT : The Gay Man's Guide to Lasting Relationships by
Kenneth D. George ~ Learn to find and
live with Mr. Right in this personable guide, which uses real examples to
show us how to cope with our difference, keep our sex lives alive, resolve
conflicts, and more. Also includes activities and exercises for couples
to do together.
LOVE UNDER FOOT: An Erotic Celebration of Feet (Gay Men's Fiction) edited by
M. Christian and
Greg Wharton ~ Sweaty gym socks. Aggressive
leather boots. Bare, wriggling toes. In over 20 stories, the biggest little
piggies writing gay erotica today step into the realm of foot fetishism.
: The Life and Longing of Luther Vandross by
Craig Seymour ~ Biography of the reclusive
crooner: his feuds with divas like Aretha Franklin, his massive stroke and
speculations over his fluctuating weight and his sexuality.
MINDJACKER: an erotic tale of love and vegeance by
Jonathan Asche ~ With his mind, he
can make even straight men his sex slaves. And now he’s on the run from
the government in this explosive sex thriller.
MORTAL COMPANION: an erotic tale of love and vegeance by
Patrick Califia ~ In this gender-bending
chiller, Lilith is the sex slave of vampire Ulric, whose undead sister,
Adulfa, intends to seduce Lilith as part of a vicious revenge plot.
OLYMPICS : The True Story of the Ancient Games by
Tony Perrottet ~ Talk about sweating
your tail off! This book is the real, raw deal, recreating the atmosphere
of 40,000 fans camped out in sweltering heat to watch competitors, wearing
nothing but a coating of olive oil, take each other on in athletic events
during the ancient games.
ON OUR BACKS: THE BEST EROTIC FICTION, VOL. 2 edited by
Diana Cage ~ The ladies are back—and
on their backs—for another knee-weakening collection of steamy erotic stories.
Lustful soldiers. Domineering chefs. Group sex in trashy hotels. Butch’s
who finds themselves playing an unexpected role.
: A Gay and Lesbian Erotic Thesaurus by
A.D. Peterkin ~ Hundreds of entries
for key sexual gay and lesbian words. Countless explicit b&w photographs
are copiously sprinkled throughout this text. Hot!
PLAY BUDDIES by
Bob Vickery ~ 31 erotic stories from
Lambda Literary Award winner
Bob Vickery, filled with hustlers,
street thugs, daddies, sailors, country boys, blue collar workers, vampires,
QUIXOTIC EROTIC by
Tamai Kobayashi ~ This two-part collection
of lesbian erotica by Tamia Kobayashi will satisfy your every hankering.
Erotic is grounded in reality, with tales of interracial lovers, first time
experiences, and more. Quixotic takes us to lustful worlds of merewolves,
vampires, witches, and priestesses.
ROSEMARY AND JULIET by
Judy MacLean ~ In this take on Shakespeare,
the daughter of a mother who runs an abortion clinic, and the daughter of
a fundamentalist father are the star-crossed lovers.
SAME-SEX MARRIAGE: PRO AND CONby
Andrew Sullivan ~ This revised edition
takes us through the long history of gay marriage, up to the issuing of
marriage licenses to same-sex couples and the move for an amendment to the
constitution. Features articles, speeches, transcripts from court cases,
and debates between politicians.
Augusten Burroughs ~ In
Augusten Burroughs' novel, hilarity
abounds when the handsome, loved (and gay) host of a live nighttime home-shopping
show loses his job after slipping out—of his robe!
Paul Burston ~ In this raunchy, raucous,
romantic ride, after his boyfriend dumps him, Martin, dives into the gay
club scene: hard muscles, hard music, and hardcore drugs. There’s tons of
fun—and sex—to be had…but the party can’t last forever, and every action
has a consequence.
James Robert Baker ~ This startling
novel, about an artist who goes on a manhunt to seek vengeance on his ex-boyfriend,
sparked the sex-charged film starring
Antonio Sabato Jr.
THAT FURIOUS LESBIAN: The Story of Mercedes de Acosta (Theater in the
Robert A. Schanke ~ This Lambda
Literary Award finalist looks at the life of pioneering lesbian writer
Mercedes de Acosta, whose relationships
with women like Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich and Isadora Duncan, cost her
a successful writing career.
THE DEAL by
Becky Cochrane and
Timothy J. Lambert ~ The authors of
He’s the One and
It Had to Be You make boyfriend fiction a blast once again. On New
Year’s Eve, 1999, four friends, gay, lesbian, and straight, make a deal:
they each have exactly one year to find true love, otherwise, they have
to stop whining about ... more
END OF GAY (And the Death of Heterosexuality) by
Bert Archer ~ Is gay a phase? Author
Bert Archer uses references to pop
culture, literature, and history to argue that the current gay rights movement
and heterosexuality are both cultural phases that are quickly coming to
an end as individuals begin to explore their sexuality more openly.
THE HANDSOMEST MAN IN THE WORLD by
David Leddick ~ Author
David Leddick imagines how two sailors
may have met and fallen in love in the 1950s in this sensual, witty, moving
THE MAN PILOT by
James W. Ridout IV ~ Southern plantation
owner John Pilot’s secret lover, his “ex-gay” son-in-law, and his father-hating
gay nephew are involved in blackmail, cover-ups, and murder.
THE MANDATES: 25 Real Rules For Successful Gay Dating by
Dave Singleton ~ This guide takes us
through the journey of dating with 25 detailed mandates we should all follow.
Get ready to laugh as you learn everything from the dos and don’ts of dating
online to signs that you’ve reached the “boyfriend” phase of your relationship.
THE MUSIC OF YOUR LIFE: Stories by
John Rowell ~ This Southern gay author
brings us moving tales of sex, gay dating, and love, touching upon a universal
human condition…being different.
THE PARTS by
Keith Ridgway ~ An aging widow. Her
female lover. A mysterious doctor. A male prostitute. A radio show producer.
What do these people have in common? A twisted experiment that could leave
one or more of them dead. Question is, who will stay alive long enough to
uncover the horrific truth?
THE TOMCAT CHRONICLES: Erotic Adventures of a Gay Liberation Pioneer
(Haworth Series in Glbt Community and Youth Studies) by
Jack Nichols ~ The man who broke ground
for gay and lesbian equality describes the arousing details of his erotic
journey through 1960s America when he was just in his 20s.
THE VIEW FROM STALIN'S HEAD by
Aaron Hamburger ~ This dazzling debut,
a 2004 Violet Quill Award finalist, is gaining comparisons to Isherwood’s
dark, comic, sexually charged Berlin Stories. Ten powerful stories set in
post-Cold War Prague in the 1990s focus on characters dealing with their
sexuality and religion.
THERE CAME TWO ANGELS : A Loy Lombard Mystery by
Julia Lieber ~ Lesbian detective
Loy Lombardo investigates when a gay hustler is found dead in the bed of a Republican
senator—and the prime suspects are members of a gay rights organization.
TRUE SECRETS OF LESBIAN DESIRE: Keeping Sex Alive in Long-Term
Renate Stendhal, Jewelle Gomez ~ Psychological counselor
Renate Stendhal illustrates the importance
of communication, honesty, and truth in keeping passion alive in monogamous
TRUST FUND BOYS by
Rob Byrnes ~ In this sexy novel, handsome
young men Brett and Jamie pretend to be rich to find sugar daddies in New
York’s wealthy gay social circuit—but begin falling for each other!
WE DO: A Celebration of Gay and Lesbian Marriage edited by
Amy Rennert ~ San Francisco mayor
Gavin Newsom introduces this celebratory
book of joyous gay and lesbian weddings that took place there in February.
WHAT'S THE MATTER WITH KANSAS? How Conservatives Won the Heart of
Thomas Frank ~ A former conservative
cracks one of the great political mysteries of our time—how conservatism,
once a marker of class privilege, became the creed of millions of ordinary
Stefan May ~ Women at their most erotically
open moments, owning their sexuality, alone, together, embracing, posed,
and relaxing. Explicit, full-frontal photos throughout.