In December 1893, Sherlock Holmes adoring Londoners eagerly opened their Strand magazines, anticipating the detective s next adventure, only to find the unthinkable his creator, Arthur Conan Doyle, had killed their hero off London spiraled into mourning crowds sported black armbands in grief
Cole Kenjiro McGinnis, ex cop and PI, is trying to get over the shooting death of his lover when a supposedly routine investigation lands in his lap Investigating the apparent suicide of a prominent Korean businessman s son proves to be anything but ordinary, especially when it introduces Cole to t
Was his ex lover really a twisted killer While cleaning out his dead ex lover Ronnie s apartment, staid history professor Michael Dunn Barten makes a grisly discovery,a mummified corpse in a trunk Suddenly Michael must travel back 25 years to find answers by revisiting everybody who knew Ronnie Ba
Straight cop, gay cop, and a woman who isn t real Tom and Stanley are on the trail of a drag queen serial killer, and along the way, they find themselves engaged in a intimate pursuit, trying to resolve another mystery their unexpected attraction to one another.
Istanbul s most fabulously flamboyant sleuth is back in her second hilarious adventure With its exotic Istanbul setting and racy peeks into the city s nightlife, The Kiss Murder left readers eager for of Mehmet Murat Somer s charmingly original heroine Software programmer by day and drag queen
Banana Yoshimoto s novels have made her a sensation in Japan and all over the world, and Kitchen, the dazzling English language debut that is still her best loved book, is an enchantingly original and deeply affecting book about mothers, love, tragedy, and the power of the kitchen and home in the li
A story of obsessional love, between Laurie Stone and Claire Haddingham, which explores the conflicting drives of sexuality and loyalty within a relationship From the author of Between Friends, A Brief Shining and Outside, Looking In.
The Number One Ladies Detective Agencymeets Pedro Almodovar in this outrageous new series featuring an ultraglamorous sleuth Bestsellers in Mehmet Murat Somer s home country of Turkey and set to take the world by storm, the arrival of the Hop iki Yaya mysteries is cause for excitement and lip glo
Divine s former personal manager takes readers through a labyrinth of American subcultures, countercultures, and glimmering nightlife to tell this no holds barred story of a man who did anything to become a star 32 pages of photos.
Thesmophoriazusae was performed in Athens in 411 BCE, most likely at the City Dionysia, and is among the most brilliant of Aristophanes eleven surviving comedies It is the story of the crucial moment in a quarrel between the tragic playwright Euripides and Athens women, who accuse him of slanderi
With a New Afterword by the AuthorIn this fascinating, personal journey through history, Leslie Feinberg uncovers persuasive evidence that there have always been people who crossed the cultural boundaries of gender Transgender Warriors is an eye opening jaunt through the history of gender expressio
Every inch of Grayson s childhood bedroom was covered with pictures of aeroplanes, and every surface with models Fantasy took over his life, in a world of battles ruled by his teddy bear, Alan Measles He grew up And in 2003, an acclaimed ceramic artist, he accepted the Turner Prize as his alter e
Miss High heels The story of a rich but girlish young gentleman under the control of his pretty step sister and her aunt is a classic erotic novel, published in 1931 It contains graphic sexual descriptions and themes.Two years had passed, and I had returned to my home to claim my birthright I
The New York Times bestselling, darkly funny memoir of a young New Yorker s daring dual life advertising art director by day, glitter dripping drag queen and nightclub beauty pageant hopeful by night was a smash literary debut for Josh Kilmer Purcell, now known for his popular Planet Green televisio