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Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Nonfiction

Allison, Dorothy. Skin: Essays on Race, Class, and Literature. Firebrand Books, April 1994.

Anzaldúa, Gloria, ed. Making Face, Making Soul/ Haciendo Caras: Creative and Critical Perspectives by Women of Color. San Francisco: Aunt Lute Books, 1990.

Ayers, Tess and Paul Brown. The Essential Guide to Lesbian and Gay Weddings. Boston: Alyson Publications, 1999.

Bass, Ellen. Free Your Mind: The Book for Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Youth and Their Allies. New York: HarperPerennial, 1996.

Beck, Evelyn Torton, ed. Nice Jewish Girls: A Lesbian Anthology. Boston: Beacon Press, 1989.

Berzon, Betty. Permanent Partners: Building Gay and Lesbian Relationships That Last. New York: NAL-Dutton, 1997.

Brown, Mildred and Rounsley, Chloe Ann. True Selves: Understanding Transsexualism for family, Friends, Co-workers and Helping Professionals. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1996
Clare, Eli. Exile and Pride. Consortium Book Sales and Distribution, 1999.

Clunis, Marilee D., and G. Dorsey Green. Lesbian Couples: A Guide to Creating Healthy Relationships. Seattle: Seal Press, 2000.

Damron 2004 Women's Traveller. San Francisco: The Damron Company, 2003.

Elwin, Rosamund, and Michele Paulse. Asha's Mums. Toronto: The Women's Press, 2000.
For children.

Griffin, Carolyn Welch. Beyond Acceptance. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997.

Harris, Laura and Elizabeth Crocker, eds. Femme: Feminists, Lesbians and Bad Girls. New York: Routledge, 1997.

Herdt, Gilbert, and Andrew Boxer. Children of Horizons: How Gay and Lesbian Teens Are Leading a New Way Out of the Closet. Boston: Beacon Press, 1996.

Heron, Ann, ed. Two Teenagers in Twenty: Writings by Gay and Lesbian Youth. Boston: Alyson Publications, 1996.

Hollibaugh, Amber. My Dangerous Desires: A Queer Girl Dreaming Her Way Home. Duke Univ Press, December 2000.

Kleindienst, Kris, ed. This Is What Lesbian Looks Like: Dyke Activists Take on the 21st Century. Firebrand Books, 1999.

Lim-Hing., ed. The Very Inside: Writings by Asian and Pacific Islander Lesbian and Bisexual Women. East Haven, CT: InBook, 1994.

Nestle, Joan. A Fragile Union. San Francisco: Cleis Press, 1998.

Nestle, Joan et al. Genderqueer: Voices from Beyond the Sexual Binary. Los Angeles: Alyson Publications: 2002.

Newman, Lesléa. Heather Has Two Mommies. Boston: Alyson Publications, 2000.
For children.

Newman, Felice. The Whole Lesbian Sex Book: A Passionate Guide for All of Us. Cleis Press, 1999.

Ochs, Robyn, ed., Getting Bi: The Bisexual Resource Guide. Cambridge, MA: Bisexual Resource Center, 2004.  
To order, send $13.95 postage paid to Bisexual Resource Center, PO Box 400639, Cambridge, MA 02140; (617) 424-9595.

Osborne, Karen Lee, and William J. Spurlin, eds. Reclaiming the Heartland: Lesbian and Gay Voices from the Midwest. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1996.

Pharr, Suzanne. Homophobia: A Weapon of Sexism. Little Rock, AR: Women's Project, 1997.

Pratt, Minnie Bruce. Rebellion: Essays 1980-1991. Ithaca, NY: Firebrand Books, 1991.

Queen, Carol and Lawrence Schimel. Pomosexuals: Challenging assumptions about gender and sexuality. Cleis Press, 1997.

Raffo, Susan, ed. Queerly Classed. Boston: South End Press, 1997.
Gay men and lesbians on class.

Rafkin, Louise, ed. Different Daughters: A Book by Mothers of Lesbians. Pittsburgh, PA: Cleis Press, 2001.

Ramos, Juanita. Companeras—Latina Lesbians: An Anthology. New York: Routlege, 1994.

Ratti, R., ed. A Lotus of Another Color: An Unfolding of the South Asian Gay and Lesbian Experience. Boston: Alyson Publishers, 1993.

Rich, Adrienne. Blood, Bread, and Poetry: Selected Prose 1979-1985. New York: Norton, 1994.
Includes the classic essay "Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence."

Roscoe, Will, ed. Living the Spirit: A Gay American Indian Anthology. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1988.

Rose, Andy, ed. Twice Blessed: On Being Lesbian or Gay and Jewish. Boston: Beacon Press, 1991.

Segrest, Mab. Memoir of a Race Traitor. Boston: South End Press, 1993.

Silvera, Makeda, ed. Piece of My Heart: A Lesbian of Colour Anthology. Toronto: Sister Vision Press, 1992.

Singer, Bennett L., ed. Growing Up Gay/Growing Up Lesbian: A Literary Anthology. New York: The New Press, 1994.

Slater, Suzanne. The Lesbian Family Life Cycle. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1999.

Sonnie, Amy, ed. Revolutionary Voices: A Multicultural Queer Youth Anthology. Los Angeles: Alyson Publications, 2000.

Trujillo, Carla. Chicana Lesbians: The Girls Our Mothers Warned Us About. Berkeley, CA: Third Woman, 1991.

Vaid, Urvashi. Virtual Equality: The Mainstreaming of Gay and Lesbian Liberation. New York: Anchor Books, 1996.

Valentine, Johnny. The Daddy Machine. Boston: Alyson Publications, 1992.
For children.

Vida, Ginny, ed. The New Our Right to Love: A Lesbian Resource Book. New York: Touchstone Books, 1996.

Willhoite, Michael. Families: A Coloring Book. Boston: Alyson Publications, 1991.

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