Book excerpt: In her memoir, Confessions of a Prairie Bitch, Alison Arngrim (Nellie Oleson on Little House on the Prairie) reveals how the death of her TV husband from AIDS complications spurred her to become an activist.
Book excerpt: In the biography Glenway Wescott Personally, author Jerry Rosco chronicles the colorful life of the unjustly ignored gay writer who was a peer of Fitzgerald, Hemingway, and Stein. In this excerpt Wescott assists sex researcher Alfred Kinsey with introductions to gay parties in New York.
Book excerpt: In Robin and Ruby, author K.M. Soehnlein revisits the characters from his best seller The World of Normal Boys as Robin MacKenzie waits for his life to start during one hot summer weekend in the 1980s.