You’ll Hold This Novel ‘Dear’
The apple, they say, doesn’t fall far from the tree, and in the new novel “Mama Dearest” by E. Lynn Harris, it sticks around through three generations.
‘Perry Mason’ Star’s Life Revealed
In the biography “Hiding in Plain Sight: The Secret Life of Raymond Burr” by Michael Seth Starr, you’ll read about a scandal-in-the-making that was, amazingly, kept out of the public eye for decades.
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Gay Men Inspire with ‘Diva’ Stories
In the new book “My Diva”, edited by Michael Montlack, you’ll read about the women who changed the lives of 65 gay men.
‘Gringa’ a Heartwarming Memoir
In the new memoir “Gringa: A Contradictory Girlhood” by Melissa Hart, youthful innocence morphs into understanding for a girl torn between many worlds and the adults who love her.
Refreshing Accounts of ‘Milk’
In the new book “Milk: A Pictorial History of Harvey Milk,” introduction by Dustin Lance Black and foreword by Armistead Maupin, you’ll learn the story of a man who some call a “saint.”
One ‘Hell’ of a Good Story
If you’ve never worked in a store, though, then read “Retail Hell” by Freeman Hall and get ready to laugh through your new education.
Matthew Shepard’s Powerful Story
Author Judy Shepard tells the story of her son, his life and his death, and the trial of the men who beat Matt and left him for dead because he was gay.
Can’t Go Wrong With This ‘Pursuit’
In the new book “Dogged Pursuit” by Robert Rodi, you’ll read about one man’s leap into a growing sport, and what it taught him about himself and his dog.
Griffin’s Closet a Bit Too Cluttered
Read the new book “Merv Griffin: A Life in the Closet” by Darwin Porter, and you’ll get an eyeful. Just remember – you’ve been warned.
‘Beauty’ Easily Found in this Read
Do you ever wish someone had a magic wand and would – poof! – make you look like a model? In the new book “B as in Beauty” by Alberto Ferreras, a young woman wants exactly that, but she has other lessons to learn first.
Great New Summer Books to Enjoy
This summer, don’t you think it’s a good idea to take a break, even if it’s just in your mind?
This Book ‘Scream’s for Your Time
You can click your heels together all you want, but can you ever really go home again?
‘Baby’ Not Nursed to Full Health
Your child will be perfect because you’re motivated and because you’re using “The Perfect Baby Handbook” by Dale Hrabi, illustrated by Kagan McLeod.
This ‘Garland’ Book Over the Top
Author Susie Boyt never had a chance to ask for an autograph from her favorite star because that star died five months after Boyt was born. Still, in the new book “My Judy Garland Life”, Boyt explains why she will always love Judy.