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Memoir + Essay

The books we carry online are some of our staff and customer favourites, and we have even more in-store. If you are looking for a particular title, please get in touch!
  • Harper Collins

    Pageboy

    $28.00

    “Can I kiss you?” It was two months before the world premiere of Juno, and Elliot Page was in his first ever queer bar. The hot summer air hung hea...

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  • Verso

    Miss Major Speaks

    $20.00

    Miss Major Speaks: Conversations with a Black Trans Revolutionary Miss Major Griffin-Gracy is a veteran of the infamous Stonewall Riots, a former s...

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  • Crossing Press

    Zami Audre Lorde

    $19.00

    “ZAMI is a fast-moving chronicle. From the author’s vivid childhood memories in Harlem to her coming of age in the late 1950s, the nature of Audre ...

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  • Atria

    Girls Can Kiss Now

    $19.00

    Jill Gutowitz’s life—for better and worse—has always been on a collision course with pop culture. There’s the time the FBI showed up at her door be...

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  • Ballentine Books

    What My Bones Know

    $19.00

    By age thirty, Stephanie Foo was successful on paper: She had her dream job as an award-winning radio producer at This American Life and a lovi...

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  • Elaina Martin

    Dyke: A Memoir

    $16.00

    Event producer, music director and community organizer Elaina Martin has, over the past three decades, become widely known in Eastern Ontario, bols...

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  • Arsenal Pulp Press

    Dirty River

    $17.00

    A transformative memoir by a queer disabled woman of colour and abuse survivor. Lambda Literary Award and Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction f...

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  • Penguin Random House

    In the Dream House

    $19.00

    A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties.In the Dream House is Carmen Maria Machado's ...

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  • Penguin Random House

    Love Lives Here

    $19.00

    Love Lives Here: A Story of Thriving in a Transgender Family All Amanda Jetté Knox ever wanted was to enjoy a stable life. She never knew her biolo...

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  • Cara Tierney

    Phantomtits Volume 2

    $16.00

    The second of three instalments of a graphic tale, it recounts Tierney’s real-life experiences navigating the medical system as a trans person seek...

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  • Arsenal Pulp Press

    Hustling Verse

    $16.00

    In this trailblazing anthology, more than fifty self-identified sex workers from all walks of the industry (survival and trade, past and present) e...

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  • Arsenal Pulp Press

    Sodom Road Exit

    $17.00

    Lambda Literary Award and Sunburst Award finalist; a Globe and Mail Best Book of the Year It's the summer of 1990, and Crystal Beach in Ontario has...

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