But this particular coming-of-age story is also a provocative investigation into our notions of male and female, from a self-described nonbinary transfeminine diesel femme dyke who never stops questioning our cultural assumptions. Although folks like Allen Ginsberg and William S.
Molly Bolt is the adoptive daughter of a poor Southern couple who makes her own way across America, finding love of all stripes in between. Get our newsletter every Friday! Oh, and if you're a diehard fan of JD Salinger's work, this is very similar and therefore a must.
Philip Womack welcomes Penguin's reissue of Jennifer Johnston's poignant novel about the first world wartime relationship between an Irish aristocrat and his labourer. I was hoping the NYPL would have the Buddies series, but they only have a couple of them and not the first. I assume everyone here already owns this Of course.
Read it in one sitting. Halperin, Butler, Sedgwick, Dollimore Lights a fire under your ass?
You take the reigns of your life into your own hands, and you create the path you want. Maurice by E. I think he's the least talented of the Violet Quill. Wingmen by Ensan Case.
This book is a must read for any LGBTQ person interested in representation of sexual minorities in film. If they had embraced the name Boaty McBoatface despite its absurdity and engaged a community of people around the world, they might have been able to energise a whole new generation of people.
And so his first novel recounts just that: the underworld of Paris, explicit sex, his links with painters and writers and — vitally — embracing a sensual lifestyle.