Candid Memoirs about Coming Out

Undivided: Coming Out, Becoming Whole, and Living Free from Shame by Vicky Beeching SanFran; Reprint edition, August 2, 2019 Vicky Beeching, a popular Christian musician, shares her story of coming out and how that affected her life and how she practiced her faith. Leaving the Confederate Closet: A Southern Lesbian’s Journey by Bonnie R. Strickland […]

Book Award Winner: Boy Wander: A Coming of Age Memoir by Jobert E. Abueva

Congratulations on your silver book award! Synopsis A child TV personality from a prominent Filipino family and the son of an accomplished academic, Jobert Abueva was a high achiever at his all-boys Catholic international school in Tokyo, Japan. Whatever Jobert did, he had to be the best, racking up achievements. He was a favorite among […]

BOOK AWARD WINNER: YOU CAN’T BUY LOVE LIKE THAT: GROWING UP GAY IN THE SIXTIES

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Synopsis Carol Anderson is raised in a fundamentalist Christian home in the ’60s, at a time when being gay is in opposition to all social and religious mores and against the law in most states. Fearing the rejection of her parents, with whom she shares a loving relationship, she hides the […]