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1 Allen, Ted; Kyan, Douglas; Filicia, Thom; Kressley, Carson, and Rodriguez, Jai Queer Eye for the Straight Guy: The Fab 5's Guide to Looking Better, Cooking Better, Dressing Better, Behaving Better, and Living Better
New York Clarkson Potter 2004 140005446X / 9781400054466 1st Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Book 8vo- 8.5 In 
256 pp. glossy with color photos on most pages. Ex-library but with little wear. Stampings on inside covers, shelf label on spine. Mylar protector on dj. With glossary. Hip, sprightly written style pointers for young men of any orientation. This book covers a lot of territory -- not just fashion but also cooking, home design, etiquette and career. Inspired by the popular TV series of the same name. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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2 Bassoff, Evelyn Silten Ph.D. Between Mothers and Sons: The Making of Vital and Loving Men
New York. E P Dutton 1994 0525938338 / 9780525938330 1st Printing Cloth and Boards Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo -- -- 8.75 in Tall 
275 pp. includes bibliography, notes, index. Lacks jacket. Very clean and bright text, no markings. Spine lightly scuffed and soiled. Firm, tight binding. Tan-colored endpapers. A personal account of child rearing by a psychologist. Includes a chapter on mothers of gay sons, another on stepmothers. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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Teenage Boys: Surviving and Enjoying These Extraordinary Years, Beausay, Bill
3 Beausay, Bill Teenage Boys: Surviving and Enjoying These Extraordinary Years
Colorado Springs, Col. WaterBrook 1998 157856042X / 9781578560424 Expanded Edition. Trade Paperback Near Fine No Jacket Book 
293 pp. Nearly new, faint red line on top edge near spine is the only marking. Spine uncreased. A mental health counselor who is also a father gives informal, encouraging tips on raising a son through the turbulent years of adolescence. Includes guidance on what to do if the son shows gay tendenceies (don't worry about it -- it is likely just a phase, he says.) Size: 8vo -- 9 in. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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4 Benn Setfrey Don't Shoot! I'm Coming Out -- How to "Man-Up" and Set Heterosexuals "Straight"
Hallandale Beach, Florida PageTurner Publishing 2006 0977428206 / 9780977428205 First Edition. Trade Papeback Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library 
237 pp. Light vertical crease to front cover. Lightly read, with library stampings. No markings in text. Spine uncreased. A former teacher who now is a consultant on professional development (and voiceover artist), Setfrey writes a frank autobiography about his youthful coming-out experiences and his liberation from homophobic churches. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In 
Price: 7.50 USD
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5 Cohen, Joseph The Penis Book
NY Broadway Books (Random House) 2004 Later Printing. Glossy Boards Fine Very Good Book 
107 pp. on glossy stock. Close to new, small dent in bottom edge, dust jacket has some scuffing. No markings. A lighthearted collection of true facts and trivia mixed with urban legends about the penis. Presented from both a hetero and homosexual perspective. Many color photos, cartoons and graphics. Ideal joke gift or a facts-of-life resource for a teenager of any age. Photo of a banana adorns the front cover. You may laugh but you're likely to learn something new from this mini-book. Size: 12mo -- 7 in By 7 in Square Format 
Price: 6.00 USD
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6 Dollemore, Doug; Giuliuci, Mark, and Editors of Men's Health Age Erasers for Men
Emmaus, Pa. Rodale Press 1994 0875962130 / 9780875962139 5th Printing Pictorial Board Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
596 pp. A few rear pages have dampness rippling on margin, otherwise clean and nearly new. An encyclopedic guide to maintaining fitness in mid-life and beyond, covering dozens of common aging ailments, such as prostate problems, stress, impotence, gout, hearing loss, baldness, etc. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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7 Friedman, Mack Setting The Lawn On Fire
Madison Wisconsin Univ of Wisconsin Press 2005 0299213404 / 9780299213404 First Edition Boards Fine Fine Book 8vo- 8.75 in. 
147 pp. Nearly new, no markings, tight binding. First novel by a writer who also has penned a history of hustler culture. Young Friedman tells the story of Eye (Ivan) from pre-puberty days of sexual experimenting with neighbor boys to a brief stint of art-school moonlighting as a hustler. The protagonist takes a road trip to Mexico where he comes to terms with guilt and troubled memories of his parents. Much of it is written with wry humor but with a dark undercurrent. May be of special interest to fans of John Rechy's memoirs. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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8 GQ Magazine Men of the Year 20th Anniversary Issue -- Tom Brady Cover
NY Conde Nast 2015 December 2015 Issue. Magazine Very Good Magazine 
252 in. Lightly read. "Men of the Year XX" section is highlighted by color cover photo of New England Patriot quarterback Tom Brady wearing a $5,000 Prada lambs wool overcoat like a royal robe. Inside are 5 other full page color photos of Brady and a feature about his being chosen "Man of the Year." Other notable features: Interviews with Donald Trump and Barack Obama, features on Navy SEAL transwoman Kristin Beck; NBA star Stephen Curry, comedian Tracy Morgan, Keith Richards, Quentin Tarantino, Michael Keaton. Notable models include bare-chested Rafael Nadal, showing Tommy Hilfiger underwear; Graham Moore in Brooks Brothers attire, and Oliver Martinez for Yves St. Laurent cologne. Kentucky newlweds David Moore and David Ermold recount their legal struggle to get a wedding license from anti-gay town clerk Kim Davis. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Gravois, Valory Cherry Single
Belmont, California Alchemist/Light Publishing 1997 0960065059 / 9780960065059 1st Edition Trade Paper New No Jacket Book 8vo - 8.5 In Tall 
175 pp. New, but with light corner crease on front cover. From publisher's overstock. No remainder mark. Subtitled: A Transvestite Comes of Age. Story of a cross-dressing young man who ventures into the transvestite and transsexual underground of San Francisco. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Hagan, Kay Leigh, Ed. Women Respond to the Men's Movement
United Kingdom Pandora (HarperCollins 1992 0062509969 / 9780062509963 6th Printing. Trade Paperback Very Good + Book 
175 pp. Nearly new, no markings, firm binding. Foreword by Gloria Steinem. More than a dozen women give their thoughts about the men's movement, its potential and dangers, as seen in the early 1990s. . Contributors include Ursula K. Le Guin, Barbara Kingsolver, Margo Adair, Vicki Noble, Margaret Randall, Jane Caputi, Gordene MacKenzie, Karthleen Carlin, Harriet Gill and others. Size: 8vo - 8 in. Tall 
Price: 3.00 USD
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What Becomes of the Brokenhearted: A Memoir, Harris, E. Lynn
11 Harris, E. Lynn What Becomes of the Brokenhearted: A Memoir
NY Doubleday (Random House) 2003 0385502648 / 9780385502641 2nd Printing. Boards with Cloth Spine Strip Good + Very Good Ex-Library 
266 pp. Mylar protector on dust jacket. Ex-library stampings. Still sturdy and text clean. Harris relates his struggles in a broken black family in Arkansas, his challenges in coming out as gay, and obstacles in launching a writing career. He self-published his first book but later ones became best-sellers. He died of a heart attack in 2009. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In 
Price: 4.00 USD
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12 Hughes, Thomas Tom Brown's School Days
NY Hurst & Co. Sixth Edition. Pictorial Boards Good Book 
357 pp. 6 color lithographs by an unidentified artist, including frontispiece. Spine has several spots rubbed down to board and part of gilt title is missing, but image of cricket player still visible. Front cover in tan and blue has design of two schoolboyard in blue uniforms, one sitting on a bench with a cricket bat; his companion seated on the ground. Rear cover darkened. Publication date not stated; probably circa 1910 (Hurst & Co. produced many different editions of the book.) Includes Preface to 6th edition, in which the author defends his right to be preachy. Tale of an English lad who goes off to boarding school. and has various adventures, including fights with bullies, cricket rivalries and pranks played on professors. An influential juvenile novel that established a role model for youthful masculinity, emphasizing sportsmanship and self-defense. Basis for later films. Includes Part 1 and Part 2, 9 chapters in each. No markings in text. (FYI, a good reference for browsing the dozens of reprints of this book, which lacked a copyright, can be found at the Henry Artemus web site). Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Wild at Heart Field Manual: A Personal Guide to Discover the Secret of Your Masculine Soul, John Eldredge
13 John Eldredge Wild at Heart Field Manual: A Personal Guide to Discover the Secret of Your Masculine Soul
Nashville Thomas Nelson 200 0785265740 / 9780785265740 14th Printing. Trade Papeback Near Fine Book 
376 pp. Stiff wraps. Lightly used, text clean, no spine creasing. Still almost new. Author uses a whitewater adventure as an allegory for men seeking a masculine, macho way to live a Christian life.He argues that Christianity should mean more to men than just being a nice guy. Presented in small chunks of text, with numerous blank pages for a reader to jot notes about his journey toward finding himself. Size: 8vo -- 9 in High 
Price: 4.50 USD
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14 John Loughery The Other Side of Silence: Men's Lives & Gay Identities - A Twentieth-Century History
NY Henry Holt and Co. 1998 0805038965 / 9780805038965 1st Paperback Edition. Trade Paperback Near Fine Book 
507 pp., 12 pp. glossy b&w historical photos. Close to new, no markings or creases. Slight thumbing. A detailed history of gay men's identity and political activity within the United States from 1900 and mostly closeted decades, to the coming-out era in the 1960s and 70s to national political activism in the 1990s. Includes 27 pp. of reference notes, index. A readable blend of scholarship and anecdotal narrative. Cover shows saillor and soldier walking hand in hand. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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15 LaFavore, Michael, Ed. Men's Health Advisor 1994
Emmaus, Pa. Rodale Press 1994 0875961991 / 9780875961996 First Edition Pictorial Board Near Fine No Jacket as Issued Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
290 pp. Nearly new, no markings. General tips on improving health, fitness, nutrition and looks from Men's Health Magazine, written in a conversational, "hey buddy" style. Includes discussion of mental health and stress management, also. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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16 Marcus, Eric The Male Couple's Guide to Living Together: What Gay Men Should Know about Living with Each Other and Coping in a Straight World
Perennial Library (Harper & Row) 1988 0060550406 / 9780060550400 First Edition Cloth & Boards Good + Very Good Book 8vo -- 9.5 In Tall 
294 pp., bibliography. Library discard stampings and card pocket. Binding firm. Text clean. Light to moderate wear. Although this guide pre-dates the gay marriage movement, it's filled with useful , practical pointers for gay men who share a household. It starts with initial dating and moves through the stages of building a relationship. The subtitle includes the phrase "coping with the straight world" and a big chunk of the book focuses on the issue of being out vs. attempting to be partly or fully closeted. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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17 Monette, Paul Becoming A Man: Half a Life Story
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1992 0151115192 / 9780151115198 6th Printing. Cloth Strip & Boards Very Good Very Good Book 
278 pp. Light soil on jacket, black marker dot on bottom edge, bookstore stamping on endpaper. No other markings. Classic gay autobiography about a youth coming to terms with his sexuality in teh 1950s at prep school and Yale, then heading into the Big City and then California. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in 
Price: 5.50 USD
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The Tricky Part: A Boy's Story of Sexual Trespass, A Man's Journey to Forgiveness, Moran, Martin
18 Moran, Martin The Tricky Part: A Boy's Story of Sexual Trespass, A Man's Journey to Forgiveness
NY Anchor Books (Random House) 2006 0307276538 / 9780307276537 1st Paperback Edition, Expanded Trade Paper Very Good Book 8vo -- 8 in Tall By Author
284 pp. plus afterword. Light wear. Clean text. Spine uncreased. Light crease on rear cover. Flat-signed by author. Apparent production error, by retailer with blue "Autographed Giovanni's Room" sticker affixed to front cover, and a price sticker for Giovanni's Room on rear cover. Afterword was added after the 2005 hardcover edition was published by Beacon. A memoir by a Catholic man about his seduction as a youth by a seminarian working as a camp counselor in Colorado. This began a 3 year, and a nightmare that haunted Moran well into his adulthood. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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19 Nestle, Joan; Preston, John, Eds Sister & Brother: Lesbians & Gay Men Write About Their Lives Together
NY HarperCollins 1994 006251055X / 9780062510556 First Edition. Cloth & Boards Near Fine Very Good + Book 
339 pp. Close to new. Small brownish dot on white cover. Binding tight, no markings. Light soil to dj. Lesbians and gay mens recall their experiences trying to relate to one another. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In By 9.5 In. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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20 Patrick, John, Ed. Any Boy Can
Sarasota, Florida Starbooks Press 2001 First Edition. Trade Papeback Near Fine Book 
518 pp. plus a few b&w photos of models. Glossy cover color photo of young male model on haystack.Collection of more than 30 gay erotic short stories and two novels by various authors. Most of the stories are 8 to 12 pages long. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In 
Price: 8.00 USD
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