Books

LGBTQ related books, art and design books, coffee table books in general.

“Holiday”: Was This the Best Travel Magazine of All Time?

The perfect books to give as holiday gifts  tend to come out in the fall. That’s certainly true of Holiday—The Best Travel Magazine That Ever Was ($85, Rizzoli New York)....

“Style of Movement”: This is What Poetry in Motion Looks Like

The Style of Movement: Fashion & Dance By Ken Browar and Deborah Ory; Rizzoli New York; $75.00 The way bodies move in dance can be as stimulating to watch it is sensual to...

This Is the Way 1990s New York Club Kids Actually Dressed

If Jake Shears’ memoir Boys Keep Swinging was a love letter to the glory days of Manhattan night life at the turn of the century, New York: Club Kids by former club kid and...

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Drag Between Two Covers

“Drag: The Complete Story” is just that. Simon Doonan’s new book is a crash course on the latest in drag trends — and a return to where it all began. Doonan...

These Are 9 Books That Will Make Gay Men Feel Better

When they’re in a bad mood, some people can eat, drink or Netflix themselves back to happiness. But if you’re a gay man looking to get out of a funk, these are nine...

This is How Adam Rippon Won the Heart of Planet Earth

On the eve of releasing a memoir at the tender age of 29, Adam Rippon reflects on fame, Pence and his love of the limelight: Adam Rippon is nothing if not audacious. While most...

Skrebneski: This is How One Man Changed Photography

Some photo books bring to mind Hemingway’s recollections of  Paris in the 1920s: they are “a moveable feast.” The work of American famed photographer Victor Skrebneski, who...

This Is What Sexy Nerds Look Like

We have seen the rise of superhero culture, but now one photographer is showing how hunky actual nerds can be. Like the Heroes they Worship They’re all-too-familiar stereotypes:...

Here’s What Makes Fire Island Unforgettable

Many beach towns that still attract and welcome the LGBTQ community began as secluded artists’ colonies in the last century. But in Fire Island: Photographs ($50, Glitterati...

This Is What It’s Really Like to Be a Working Actor

When Metrosource said I could invite any famous writer I wanted to interview me about my new book, Working Actor, the choice was obvious: I asked myself. Your Biggest Fan What an...

The History of Drag is Right Here Between the Covers

Not too long ago, drag entertainers were seen as edgiest outsiders of society, let alone show business. Today, in tandem with society’s increased acceptance of gay culture and...

This Is What Pride Looks Like

Award-winning director and photographer Manuel Rodriguez has partnered with Blurb.com to launch UNTITLED, a book of queer portraits showcasing the LGBTQ community’s...