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Coming Out to Parents: A Two-Way Survival Guide for Lesbians and Gay Men and Their Parents

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"Among the most important gay and lesbian books". -- American BooksellerRevised and updated edition of a bestselling classic in the field. Examines coming out in the age of AIDS as well as the latest religious views.
Paperback, 320 pages
Published October 1st 1993 by Pilgrim Press (first published 1983)
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AJ
Jun 23, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2013, lgbtqi, non-fiction
This book is extraordinarily antiquated and relatively religious-focused (even though it passes as secular). An awful lot has happened in the 20 years since this book was published, so keep that in mind if you read it. I don't know what it's like to come out as a teenager, and I don't know what it's like to come out in a very religious, right-wing or disapproving family, but this book assumes that everybody hates gay people and that coming out will be a very difficult thing to do, and that all p ...more
AC
Jun 26, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Must-read for every LGBTQOIA and their parents.
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speed-read/skimmed this at the library. it is dated, but like, so is my… life. more or less what u would expect from a book with this title.
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