The Girls Next Door: Into the Heart of Lesbian America
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The Girls Next Door: Into the Heart of Lesbian America

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What Tom Wolfe did for astronauts and Roger Angell did for baseball, journalists Lindsy Van Gelder and Pamela Robin Brandt do for lesbians in this landmark book.
Long misperceived as a separatist coven, a default option, or a sort of ladies' auxiliary to the gay men's movement, lesbian life has achieved a new visibility in the past few years. But for all the interest in wh...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published October 3rd 1997 by Simon & Schuster (first published 1996)
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Ok. So for those of you who fail to understand The L Word, The Michigan Womyn's Music Festival, Flannel Shirts, Bright Red Lipstick, wearing ties (which I never do because I refuse to learn how to tie them. Tying my shoes is complicated enough), and generally all things girl-oriented, READ this! Seriously. Click on amazon, find a nice cheap used copy, enter your credit card information and buy it. Read it.
I don't know what I was expecting, but it wasn't a "we're-just-like-you" book. I'm not like my neighbors...that's why they call me queer.
where I first learned about Michigan Womyn's Music Festival.
Meghan McCarron
Fun, fast, gay. What more can you ask for sometimes?
This book is hilarious. An awesome read.
Jen Steffens
Started to read and never finished :)
Mar 15, 2011 Pants is currently reading it
so far, so fun. interesting.
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