Selections from the Group's Past:

Big Gay Book Group Home Page

The Swimming Pool Library Cover image The Swimming Pool Library
by
Alan Hollinghurst
(November 2014 Selection)
Body Counts:
A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS, and Survival

by Sean Strub
(October 2014 Selection)
Body Counts cover image
The Art of Fielding cover image The Art of Fielding
by
Chad Harbach
(September 2014 Selection)
In One Person
by
John Irving
(August 2014 Selection)
In One Person cover image
Becoming A Londoner cover image Becoming a Londoner:
A Diary

by
David Plante
(July 2014 Selection)
The Gay Metropolis
by
Charles Kaiser
(June 2014 Selection)
The Gay Metropolis cover image
Running With George cover image Running with George
by
Charles Lunsford
(May 2014 Selection)
The Towers of Trebizond
 by
Rose Macaulay
(April 2014 Selection)
The Towers of Trebizond cover image

The Martin Duberman Reader cover image
The Martin Duberman Reader
The Essential Historical, Biographical

 and Autobiographical Writings

by
Martin Duberman
(March 2014 Selection)
The Days of Anna Madrigal
by
Armistead Maupin
(February 2014 Selection)
The Days of Anna Madrigal cover image

 Dreadful cover image   The Gallery cover image

Dreadful:
The Short Life and Gay Times
of John Horne Burns

by David Margolick

&

The Gallery
by
John Horne Burns
(January 2014 Selections)
Gypsy Boy
My Life in the Secret World
of the Romany Gypsies

by Mikey Walsh
(December 2013 Selection)
GypsyBoyCoverImage
MaryAnnInAutumnPaperbackCover Mary Ann in Autumn
by Armistead Maupin
(November 2013 Selection)
The Book of Matt
Hidden Truths

About the Murder of Matthew Shepard

by Stephen Jimenez
(October 2013 Selection)
Cover image of The Book of Matt
Laramie Project Cover Image The Laramie Project
by Moises Kaufman
and Members of the
Tectonic Theatre Project
(October 2013 Selection)
A Starboard Sea
by Amber Dermont
(September 2013 Selection)
StarboardSeaPaperbackCover
AGayAndMelancholySoundCoverImage A Gay and Melancholy Sound
by Merle Miller

(August 2013 Selection)
Full Service
My Adventures in Hollywood
and  the Secret Sex Lives of the Stars

by Scotty Bowers
with Lionel Friedberg

(July 2013 Selection)
FullServiceCoverImage
At Swim Two Boys cover image At Swim, Two Boys
by
Jamie O'Neill

(June 2013 Selection)
A Horse Named Sorrow
by
Trebor Healey

(May 2013 Selection)
A Horse Named Sorrow cover image
Angels In America cover image Angels In America
A Gay Fantasia on National Issues
Part II Perestroika

by
Tony Kushner

(April 2013 Selection)
Angels In America
A Gay Fantasia on National Issues
Part I Millenium Approaches

by
Tony Kushner

(March 2013)
Angels In America cover image
King of Angels cover image King of Angels
A Novel About the Genesis of Identity and Belief

by
Perry Brass

(February 2013 Selection)
On Being Different:
What It Means to Be Homosexual

by
Merle Miller

(January 2013 Selection)
On Being Different cover image
Torch Song Trilogy Samuel French edition cover image Torch Song Trilogy
(
includes The International Stud,
Fugue in a Nursery, and
Widows and Children First)
by
Harvey Fierstein

(December 2012 Selection)
Querelle
by
Jean Genet

(November 2012 Selection)
Querelle cover image
Kiss of the Spider Woman Cover Image Kiss of the Spider Woman
by
Manuel Puig

(October 2012 Selection)

Will Grayson,
Will Grayson

by
John Green & David Levithan

(September 2012 Selection)

Will Grayson, Will Grayson Cover Image
Sweet Like Sugar Cover Image

Sweet Like Sugar
by
Wayne Hoffman

(August 2012 Selection)

Victory:
The Triumphant Gay Revolution:
How a Despised Minority Pushed Back,
Beat Death, Found Love, and
Changed America for Everyone

by
Linda Hirshman
Victory Cover Image
TheNormalHeartDestinyofMeCover The Normal Heart
by
Larry Kramer

(July 2012 Selection)

Jack and His Friends
by
Edmund White

(May 2012 Selection)

Jack and His Friends cover image
BoysInTheBandCover The Boys in the Band
by
Mart Crowley

(April 2012 Selection)
Last Exit to Brooklyn
by
Hubert Selby, Jr.

(March 2012 Selection)
LastExitToBrooklynCover
Symposium by Plato

Symposium
by Plato

(February 2012 Selection)

Moffie
by Andre Carl van der Merwe

(January 2012 Selection)

Moffie
StrangersChildcover

A Stranger's Child
by Alan Hollinghurst

(December 2011 Selection)

Brideshead Revisited
by Evelyn Waugh

(November 2011 Selection)

Secret Historian:
The Life and Times of Samuel Steward,
Professor, Tattoo Artist, and Sexual Renegade

by Justin Spring

(October 2011 Selection)

 

Remembrance of Things I Forgot
by Bob Smith
(September 2011 Selection)

Death Takes The Fifth Position
by Gore Vidal
writing as
Edgar Box

(August 2011 Selection)

It Gets Better:
Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying,
and Creating a Life Worth Living

edited by Dan Savage & Terry Miller
(July 2011 Selection)

The Bucolic Plague
How Two Manhattanites Became
Gentlemen Farmers
An Unconventional Memoir

by Josh Kilmer-Purcell
(June 2011 Selection)

The 19th Wife
by David Ebershoff
(May 2011 Selection)
Death in Venice
by Thomas Mann
(April 2011 Selection)

Boy Does World
by Sean Bugg
(March 2011 Selection)

Faggots
by Larry Kramer
(February 2011 Selection)
Great Speeches on Gay Rights
edited by James Daley
(January 2011 Selection)
The Pure Lover:
A Memoir of Grief
by David Plante
(December 2010 Selection)

My Queer War
by James Lord
(November 2010 Selection)

The Picture of Dorian Gray
by Oscar Wilde
(October 2010 Selection)

Role Models
by John Waters

(September 2010 Selection)
The Road Home
by Michael Ford Thomas
(August 2010 Selection)
Mapping the Territory:
Selected Nonfiction

by Christopher Bram
(July 2010 Selection)
Alphabet City:
My So Called Sitcom Life

by
Jon Paul Buchmeyer
(June 2010 Selection)
My Pet Virus:
The True Story of a Rebel Without a Cure

by Shawn Decker
(May 2010 Selection)

Maurice: A Novel
by E.M. Forster
(April 2010 Selection)

City Boy:
My Life in New York
During the 1960s and '70s

by Edmund White
(March 2010 Selection)
I Shudder:
And Other Reactions to Life, Death,
and New Jersey

by Paul Rudnick
(February 2010 Selection)
The Conversion
by Joseph Olshan
(January 2010 Selection)

The Night Watch
by Sarah Waters
(December 2009 Selection)

A Single Man
by Christopher Isherwood
(November 2009 Selection)


Sweet Lips
by Mel Smith
(October 2009 Selection)

If you would like a trade paperback copy of this title,
ask Robert at any Book Gathering. There are still a few
copies available for $2.00.

Selfish and Perverse
by Bob Smith
(September 2009 Selection)

The Lure
by Felice Picano
(August 2009 Selection)

Committed: A Rabble-Rouser's Memoir
by Dan Mathews
(July 2009 Selection)


If you would like a hardback copy of this title,
ask Robert at any Book Gathering. There are still a few
copies available for $2.00.

The Screwed Up Life of Charlie The Second
by Drew Ferguson
(June 2009 Selection)

Chronicle of a Plague, Revisited:
AIDS and Its Aftermath

by Andrew Holleran
(May 2009 Selection)


Giovanni's Room
by James Baldwin
(April 2009 Selection)

Crisis:
40 Stories Revealing
the Personal, Social, and Religious Pain and Trauma of Growing Up Gay in America

edited by Mitchell Gold with Mindy Drucker
(March 2009 Selection)

Light Fell
by Evan Fallenberg

(February 2009 Selection)
Art and Sex in Greenwich Village:
A Memoir of Gay Literary Life
After Stonewall

by Felice Picano
(January 2009 Selection)
The Legal Limit
by Martin Clark
(December 2008 Selection)

The City and the Pillar
by Gore Vidal
(November 2008 Selection)

First Person Plural
by Andrew W.M. Beierle
(October 2008 selection)

First You Fall:
A Kevin Connor Mystery

by Scott Sherman
(September 2008 selection)
The Brothers Bishop
by Bart Yates
(August 2008 selection)

Leave Myself Behind
by Bart Yates
(July 2008 selection)

About My Life and the Kept Woman:
A Memoir

by John Rechy
(June 2008 selection)
City of Night
by John Rechy
(May 2008 selection)
Hotel de Dream
by Edmund White
(April 2008 selection)
My Lives:
A Memoir

by Edmund White
(March 2008 selection)

Double Abduction
by Chris Beakey
(February 2008 selection)

Born On A Blue Day:
Inside the Extraordinary Mind
of an Autistic Savant

by Daniel Tammet
(January 2008 selection)

Dupont Circle
by Paul Kafka-Gibbons
(December 2007 selection)
Between Men:
Best New Gay Fiction

edited by Richard Canning
(November 2007 selection)
Fellow Travelers
by Thomas Mallon
(October 2007 selection)
Call Me by Your Name
by Andre Aciman
(September 2007 selections)
The Confession
by James E. McGreevey

&

Silent Partner: A Memoir of My Marriage

by Dina Matos McGreevey
(August 2007 selections)

Michael Tolliver Lives
by Armistead Maupin
(July 2007 selection)
Babycakes
Significant Others
Sure of You
by Armistead Maupin
(June 2007 selections)
Tales of the City
More Tales of the City
Further Tales of the City
by Armistead Maupin
(May 2007 selections)
Mother of Sorrows
by Richard McCann
(April 2007 selection)
Summer Crossing
by Truman Capote
(February/March 2007 selection)
In Cold Blood
by Truman Capote
(January 2007 selection)
A Christmas Memory, One Christmas, and The Thanksgiving Visitor
by Truman Capote
(December 2006 selection)
The History Boys: A Play
by Alan Bennett
(November 2006 selection)
M2M:
New Literary Fiction

edited by Karl Woelz
(October 2006 selection)

The Zookeeper
by Alex MacLennan
(September 2006 selection)

Tale of Two Summers
by Brian Sloan

(August 2006 selection)

Grief
by Andrew Holleran
(July 2006 selection)

Dancer from the Dance
by Andrew Holleran
(June 2006 selection)

Bourbon Street Blues
by Greg Herren

(May 2006 selection)


Murder in the Rue Dauphine
by Greg Herren's
(April 2006 selection)


My Lucky Star
by Joe Keenan
(March 2006 selection)

Blue Heaven
by Joe Keenan
(February 2006 selection)


Chelsea Boys
by Glen Hanson and Allan Neuwirth

(January 2006 selection)

Brokeback Mountain
by Annie Proulx
(December 2005 selection)
You Can Say You Knew Me When
by K.M. Soehnlein
(November 2005 selection)

How's Your Romance?:
Concluding the "Buddies" Cycle

by Ethan Mordden
's
(November 2005 selection)

The World Of Normal Boys
by K. M. Soehnlein
(October 2005 selection)

The Lost Language of Cranes
by David Leavitt

(September 2005 selection)
Song of the Loon
by Richard Amory
(August 2005 selection)
The Body of Jonah Boyd
by David Leavitt
(July 2005 selection)

Ethan Morddens' "Buddies" Cycle titles:

The Line of Beauty
by Alan Hollinghurst's
(February 2005 selection)

Mr. Timothy
by Louis Bayard
(December 2004 selection)



The Front Runner
by Patricia Nell Warren
(November 2004 selection)
So Hard to Say
by Alex Sanchez's
(October 2004 selection)

Virginia Lovers
by Michael Parker
(September 2004 selection)

Testosterone
by James Robert Baker
(August 2004 selection)

Big Gay Book Group
Copyright 2005
www.biggaybookgroup.com
email: biggaybookgroup@hotmail.com

setstats