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Personal Essays, Reviews, & Journalism


Only Child: Writers on the Singular Joys and Solitary Sorrows of Growing Up Solo

Edited by Deborah Siegel and Daphne Uviller

The gems of this volume are the authors who trade analysis for storytelling, such as magician and author Teller’s life-affirming New Year’s Eve 1997, Peter Terzian’s Postcards to Myself, Rebecca Walker’s Blood of my Blood and Alysia Abbott’s A Pair of Onlies.
Publishers Weekly

Out of the Ordinary: Essays on Growing Up with Gay, Lesbian, & Transgendered Parents

Edited by Noelle Howey and Ellen Samuels

Out of the Ordinary won the 2000 Lamda award for Non-Fiction Anthology, and Young Adult Non-Fiction