Books

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

The Writers Behind Metrosource Have Something to Say . . .

We’re feeling especially proud of our contributors this Pride Season as two of them publish ingriguing new books....

All Dolled Up, A New Book Asks: Why Drag?

Drag has long been a staple of gay culture, an important part of what makes us “us.”...

RSVP Envy: "Pool Party" & "Rubbing Shoulders"

Rizzoli; $35 Few parties never go out of style, but you’re invited to one that’s lasted for over six decades at one of the world’s best-known party pools....

"Lust, Men and Meth," and HIV

A look at why meth has proven so seductive among the gay community and what’s to be done about it....

Tom Blagden Jr.’s Amazing Acadia Landscapes

This year marks the centennial — not only of the entire U.S. National Parks Service, but also of New England’s only national park: Acadia....

Augusten Burroughs: The Catastrophist

We’ve read about him growing up in a madhouse and battling with addiction. Now Augusten Burroughs is back to continue his story, with his craziest challenge yet: finding a...

Books for a New You in the New Year

Hoping 2016 is the year you actually keep those resolutions? We’ve got two books to help you end up with new habits instead of broken promises....

Rebel Voices: Recent Books

Four new books look at people who exemplify the lesson: If you go against the grain, do it without apology....

Eat Like a Modern Family

Which Modern Family kitchen do you belong in: that of frazzled Claire, where there’s only time for frantically scrambled eggs, or of uppity sophisticates Mitch and Cam, who...

REVIEW: Dangerous When Wet by Jamie Brickhouse

In this dark but delightfullY comic memoir from a former book publicist, three-martini lunches seem to be Mad Men glamour at first, but are soon exposed as a sign of alcoholism....

The Warwick Rowers Roll Out Their 2016 Appeal

Your favorite rowing team has sent out its annual appeal to help raise funds for Sport Allies, a program to reach out to young people challenged by bullying, homophobia or low...

Books on Love and Legality

The increased recognition of gay marriage has brought with it a slew of books on the topic, examining aspects from being mentally prepared to tie the knot to the continuing legal...