Download PDF by Paula Offutt: To Sleep: Book One of The Soliloquy

By Paula Offutt

To Sleep is informed in the course of the magazine of Karen Miller, a nurse and pupil from Philadelphia. The magazine starts the evening 3 alien ships seem above Earth. while Karen awakens, she is instructed Earth used to be destroyed through an area phenomenon known as the Rift and he or she is to be the chief of a small team of girls tasked with aiding their alien rescuers in awakening the 4 billion or so surviving people who're in cryogenic suspension.

Each time Karen is going to sleep, she does not understand precisely what it is going to be like whilst she awakens. the road among what's actual and what's no longer genuine turns into so blurred that Karen and the opposite ladies can merely belief one another. while fact is ultimately outlined, the six of them study truths that may endlessly switch not only themselves, yet each genetic gay on Earth.

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Download PDF by Mala Kumar: The Paths of Marriage

By Mala Kumar

Lakshmi, a brilliant scholar who grew up in poverty, marries and immigrates to the USA from India to supply a greater lifestyles for herself and her kin. Clinging to her cultural realities, she forces her American daughter, Pooja, into an prepared marriage, making a rift of resentment. Pooja's daughter, Deepa, is an out lesbian to every body yet her relatives. the lady Deepa loves provides an ultimatum—come out to Pooja or holiday up—and Deepa is pressured to confront her maximum fear.
 
Three generations of Indian and Indian-American girls navigate the tough slums of Chennai to the bustle of recent York urban, suffering via a cathartic generational collision to attempt to return jointly as a family.

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Download e-book for iPad: Catalyst (Chronicles of Alsea Book 4) by Fletcher DeLancey

By Fletcher DeLancey

After disobeying orders and saving the planet of Alsea from invasion, Captain Ekatya Serrado returns domestic a hero and renegade, along Dr. Lhyn Rivers, now the most important authority on a tradition that fascinates and terrifies. They proportion a mystery: they're tyrees, associated by means of an Alsean empathic bond that are meant to be biologically very unlikely for 2 Gaians. the key may fee Ekatya her profession, but if either ladies are drawn right into a lethal political online game, their tyree bond might be all that stands among them and the damaging enemies they've got made.

In Catalyst, the fourth e-book of the Chronicles of Alsea, the bonds of affection, friendship, and family members are redefined. The intersection of the Alsean and Gaian cultures has profoundly replaced both—and turn into a catalyst for miracles.

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Download e-book for iPad: Suzie-Q --A Collection Of Stories by Red Jordan Arobateau

By Red Jordan Arobateau

the 1st during this assortment is devoted to: “Prisoners in greatest security--the jails and associations of the area. And to the prisoners in minimum-- the area itself. From a sister.” it could possibly practice to the full paintings; a suite of six shorter tales written within the past due 1970’s, half that have been released in different anthologies and disbursed world-wide. listed here are a few excerpts from this usually funny, thought-provoking ebook. we commence with the grey PRISONER. 22 chapters a few younger Latin butch of combined race; Puerto Rican & white. we discover Vaughn in a interval of fight with tablets, doubtful approximately her destiny, inside of a homosexual existence, whose scenes could be regularly occurring to many, a bar in downtown Cincinnati Ohio: subsequent comes DYKES OF the line, a good brief bike story of affection, lust, wealthy vs. bad, choppers & blackmail. SUZIE Q used to be reprinted from its unique in 1978, in precise TO existence event tales; Judy Grahn editor; and later reprinted in Don Weise’s nice anthology of homosexual black fiction; BLACK LIKE US, 2002. “I advised her i used to be a participant from long island, although really I’m from the sundown district 30 blocks away. And that my identify used to be Gamine, and she or he couldn’t pronounce it & referred to as me Gamma. Like in Gamma ray. All evening lengthy & educated me HER identify was once Suzie Q. yet sometimes she’d slip up and say she used to be Mildred Johnson. for example: “My mom advised me, Mildred, you...” And ect. With some of these lies we advised from the get cross, we have been destined to move some distance. whether for no higher cause then to work out what it bes like.”
THE damage was once reprinted in universal LIVES/LESBIAN LIVES, Spring of 1984: “The Hermit used to be now not heterosexual to any extent further, she was once a dyke-- yet extra usually as such a lot Hermits, she is asexual. Artimis didn't develop into entangled with humans, but, she knew she wanted them. greatly so. Her soul was once hungry. She belongs to that style of girls hobos who rode boxcars around the united states within the 1930’s melancholy years. Hitchhikers and girls international tourists. other than that she stayed in a single urban and limited her footsteps to Berkeley. There are ladies who stroll and stroll and stroll for days alongside oceans. via towns. no one is aware their names.” Finally-- those who HAVE misplaced THEIR areas, starts with the testimony of a cunning femme: “If I sat down & instructed you the shit I been via, stuff I performed did, it might be one million buck most sensible seller.” Astra in a fur coat crossed her thin legs & flicked a cigarette in an ashtray. humorous, insightful & genuine, those action-packed stories span many ethnicity’s & genders.

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Download e-book for iPad: Razor's Edge (American Yakuza Book 3) by Isabella

By Isabella

Luce Potter lives through a code of honor. Push her and he or she shoves again, tougher. There’s just one challenge: Luce has simply figured out that revenge is a knife that cuts either methods. Now that her lover Brooke has survived the assault on her lifestyles, Luce has just one factor on her brain, and his identify is Frank. regrettably, an individual walks into her lifestyles that she didn’t see coming.

Brooke Erickson has survived an assault so brutal it’s left an everlasting scar on her soul. All she desires to do now could be move domestic and end recovering together with her lover, Luce Potter, by means of her facet. An unforeseen occasion places Brooke on the head of the Yakuza kinfolk. Can she command the dignity essential to lead it throughout the crisis?

Luce and Brooke’s worlds are upending. Can each one do what’s essential to live on and go back to a brand new normal?

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Careful Flowers by Kieran York PDF

By Kieran York

Fleur Hamilton is a botanist with an enormous venture and pending provide. She can also be in a dating that has taken a severe flip. existence isn’t growing to be so simple as she had was hoping. Then, she enters her fourth decade and loses her Aunt Golda.

Suddenly, Fleur discovers that not anything is as she believed it to be. Ever the scientist, she turns into enthusiastic about getting to know the reality approximately her aunt, and approximately her personal roots.

As she slowly uncovers her mom and dad’ Hippie period lives and her Aunt Golda’s earlier as a Holocaust survivor, their tales turn into her personal. Fleur is thrust right into a crossroads, pressured to make a awful choice. Her unearthed historical past strengthens her because it directs her, and the previous turns into her train to the future.

Peace and love, hatred and soreness, all develop into her fact. As those opposing worlds converge, Fleur needs to notice herself. basically then will she have the capacity to take care of her damaged courting, and together with her future.

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Download PDF by Arleen Paré: Leaving Now

By Arleen Paré

In Leaving Now Arleen Paré, winner of the 2008 Victoria booklet Prize, weaves fantasy, prose and poetics to create a wealthy mosaic of conflicted motherhood. Set within the unstable Seventies and '80s, while social norms and expectancies have been altering swiftly, Leaving now's the emotionally candid tale of a mother's soreness as she leaves her husband to like a lady. during this moment booklet, Paré masterfully blends facets of her own trip along with her personal model of a well-loved fairy story. Gudru, the five-hundred-year-old mom of Hansel and Gretel, seems hazily within the narrator's kitchen—presumed useless, all yet written out of her personal story, yet greatly alive. Gudrun spins a yarn of affection, loss and leaving, delivering convenience and knowledge to the conflicted younger mother.

Raising youngsters isn't really for the faint of center; all mom and dad recognize the soreness of parting from a baby, no matter if for the briefest second. Leaving now's for moms, fathers, little children. it's for somebody who has ever lived in a family.

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Get And the Music Goes On PDF

By H Dum

Six years in the past their love for tune introduced them jointly while Heather moved to city to take a educating activity within reach. They quickly found the affection they shared wasn't only for track. A dating equipped on and bolstered by means of a standard shared curiosity proves to be jam-packed with ups and downs in lifestyle. while Jade loses her father, the one family members she has left, she hazards wasting Heather via chickening out into silence and solitude. Will their love for every different turn out powerful sufficient to forge via this emotional path?
"You did as I requested. You lay there on most sensible of me. You did not be aware of what i wanted or sought after. you simply knew i wished you there. You have been full of wish. convinced, I felt simply how rainy you'll develop into simply mendacity there on most sensible of me. but you had the glory for me to allow me be the only to make the circulate. You fell asleep, i used to be furious. How may perhaps you nod off whilst i want you to like me?"

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Download e-book for iPad: Solaria (The Solaria Series Book 1) by Fran Heckrotte

By Fran Heckrotte

the 1st know-how of life used to be a chaotic flash of colours, meaningless and but in a strange manner logical. Why, she isn’t definite. beginning is the main major occasion in existence, and but it truly is by no means memorable, no less than now not for the child. yet then, she rather isn’t a child, although it is the 1st day of her existence. She is 1A526, the 1st of her type, an artificially clever mixture of expertise and bio-mechanics. Created to serve people, Solaria and her AI programmer, Carley, quickly notice the corporate investment the Hubot venture has extra sinister factors. If Solaria is to meet the hopes of the girl who had given her life which means, she has to develop into the human her programmer dreamed of and take down destiny Dynamicon, the corporate that created her.

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New PDF release: Stud Love 2

By Prince K.B

the group is again && they coming again strong as ever. Dee && Cassy nonetheless Going powerful but if anything negative occurs Will They have the capacity to remain jointly Or holiday aside? Brittany && James nonetheless paintings For Joe yet Now So Do Dee's mom and dad Dmarius && Amari!! what's going to take place whilst Dee reveals Out That Her mom and dad Betrayed Her within the Worst approach && Will Brittany ultimately Get What She wish Or Will She Die making an attempt? prepare For extra Drama, extra motion, && extra Killings In Stud Love 2.

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