Books on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Issues
MUST HAVES for people who are looking for information on Gender Issues. GLBT, coming out, stigma of sexuality, gay suicide, transsexuality, and more
Looking Beyond the Mountains
Learn more about author Steven Hammond's story of growing-up as a boy imprisoned in the trappings of a girl. Read "A Secret Life by Steven Hammond". The story of the life of Linda Jean and the birth of Steven at age 25, right here, at HealthyPlace.
The Velvet Rage: Overcoming the Pain of Growing Up Gay in a Straight Man's World
Reader Comment: "Dr. Downs has written an honest and straight forward book that speaks to the direct effects of homophobia on the psychological development of gay men."
Loving Ourselves: The Gay and Lesbian Guide to Self-Esteem
Reader Comment: "This book is truly a godsend, as a person who's questioning his self-acceptance of himself this book has completely changed my life."
Cruise Control: Understanding Sex Addiction in Gay Men
The Way Out: The Gay Man's Guide to Freedom No Matter if You're in Denial, Closeted, Half In, Half Out, Just Out or Been Around the Block
Reader Comment: "A superb guide for gay men who want to achieve true freedom and peace of mind in their sexuality and relationships."
Queer Blues: The Lesbian and Gay Guide to Overcoming Depression
Reader Comment: "This book really is gay specific--it is certainly not just another book on depression with a different cover."
Straight Parents, Gay Children: Keeping Families Together
Gender, Bullying, and Harassment: Strategies to End Sexism and Homophobia in Schools
Reader Comment: "More than just a clarion denunciation of gender-based bullying, Elizabeth Meyers also provides recommendations for effectively transforming school cultures."
The Politics of Crystal Meth: Gay Men Share Stories of Addiction And Recovery
Last Updated: 12 April 2017
Reviewed by Harry Croft, MD