Like People in History

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Penguin Books, Jun 1, 1996 - Fiction - 528 pages
14 Reviews
Picano--bestselling author, founder of the first gay publshing house in New York, and one of the original seven members of the legendary Violet Quill Club--uniquely captures American gay life and subculture during the last half of the 20th century in this brilliantly written, extraordinarily entertaining saga.

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User Review  - Brandon Shire - Goodreads

Enjoyed it. Recommended for the gaylit crowd. Read full review

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User Review  - Richard Jespers - Goodreads

Perhaps the gay Gone With the Wind, a rotten dubious honor. The first part was all right. Unrealistic? Cardboard characters? Woodstock? Finished it only because I felt like I should, not because it was worthy of my time. And I LOVE Felice Picano! Read full review

Contents

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45
Book Three
93
Book Four
179
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About the author (1996)

Felice Picano's first book was finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award. Since then he has published twenty volumes of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction. Considered a founder of modern gay literature along with the six other members, of the Violet Quill Club, Picano also founded two publishing companies: the Sea Horse Press and Gay Presses of New York. He has been a regular writer for the San Francisco Examiner, The Lesbian & Gay Review, and the Lambda Book Report. Among his many award-winning books are Like People in History and The Book of Lies. He lives in San Francisco, CA.

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