'Honestly Ben' by Bill Konigsberg

Honestly Ben is the heartfelt sequel to Bill Konigsberg’s Openly Straight.Ben’s journey is an intimate one as he begins to examine his life for possibly the first time. … read more

‘The One You Get’ by Jason Tougaw

Anything can be altered: bodies, minds and stories. And they can be altered through various means: substances, other people, and the passage of time. Tougaw is not only very aware of this, but also very curious about it. The memoir itself is a product of this curiosity… read more

'Advice from the Lights' by Stephen Burt

On the one hand, Advice from the Lights is deft, bubbly, poised, polished, consistently witty, affecting an air of light verse. On the other, it is a document of barely constrained, messy emotion. … read more

'Like a Dog' by Tara Jepsen

Like A Dog is a humorous portrait of Paloma, an aimless 30-something who loves to skate and drink, but who also has incredible moments of insight… read more