Autobiography & Non-fiction

A Queer And Pleasant Danger - Kate Bornstein
9780807001653 | WorldCat | Book Depository
Representation: Lesbian, Transgender, Nonbinary
Category: Autobiography, YA
Content: Discrimination, Mental illness, Violence, Self-harm or suicide, Scientology

The true story of a nice Jewish boy who joins the Church of Scientology and leaves twelve years later to become the lovely lady she is today.
Ask Me About Polyamory: The Best Of Kimchi Cuddles - Tikva Wolf
9780996460118 | WorldCat | Book Depository
Representation: Lesbian, Gay, Transgender, Asexual, Bisexual, Nonbinary |
Category: Comic book, non fiction |
Content: Not yet tagged |

If your relationships or your gender are unconventional, you'll find useful advice and plenty of laughs in this compilation of the wildly popular webcomic Kimchi Cuddles. Quirky, endearing and charmingly (and sometimes painfully) realistic characters, many based on real people, explore polyamory, queer and genderqueer issues.
Christopher and His Kind - Christopher Isherwood
9780374535223 | WorldCat | Book Depository
Representation: Gay, Bisexual |
Category: Autobiography |
Content: Discrimination |

Originally published in 1976, Christopher and His Kind covers the most memorable ten years in the writer's life--from 1928, when Christopher Isherwood left England to spend a week in Berlin and decided to stay there indefinitely, to 1939, when he arrived in America.
Finding Nevo: How I Confused Everyone - Nevo Zisin
9781925381184 | WorldCat | Book Depository
Representation: Transgender, Nonbinary |
Category: Autobiography, YA |
Content: Discrimination |

Meet Nevo: girl, boy, he, she, him, her, they, them, daughter, son, teacher, student, friend, gay, bi, lesbian, trans, homo, Jew, dyke, masculine, feminine, androgynous, queer. Nevo was not born in the wrong body. Nevo just wants everyone to catch up with all that Nevo is. Personal, political and passionate, Finding Nevo is an autobiography about gender and everything that comes with it.
Some Assembly Required: The Not-So-Secret Life Of A Transgender Teen - Arin Andrews
9781481416764 | WorldCat | Book Depository
Representation: Transgender |
Category: Autobiography |
Content: Discrimination, Self-harm or suicide |

Some Assembly Required is a true coming-of-age story about knocking down obstacles and embracing family, friendship, and first love. But more than that, it is a reminder that self-acceptance does not come ready-made with a manual and spare parts. Rather, some assembly is always required.
Tranny - Laura Jane Grace
9780316264372 | WorldCat | Book Depository
Representation: Transgender, Bisexual |
Category: Autobiography |
Content:Not yet tagged |

The provocative transgender advocate and lead singer of the punk rock band Against Me! provides a searing account of her search for identity and her true self.