Hos, Hookers, Call Girls, and Rent Boys: Professionals Writing on Life, Love, Money, and Sex

The only thing the writers in this book have in common is that they ve exchanged sex for money They re PhDs and dropouts, soccer moms and jailbirds, 2,500 a night call girls and 10 crack hos, and everything in between This anthology lends a voice to an underrepresented population that is simulta

Sex at the Margins: Migration, Labour Markets and the Rescue Industry

This groundbreaking work explodes several myths that selling sex is completely different from any other kind of work, that migrants who sell sex are passive victims, and that the multitude of people out to save them are without self interest Laura Agust n makes a passionate case against these ster

Sex Workers Unite: A History of the Movement from Stonewall to SlutWalk

A provocative history that reveals how sex workers have been at the vanguard of social justice movements for the past fifty years while building a movement of their own that challenges our ideas about labor, sexuality, feminism, and freedom Documenting five decades of sex worker activism, Sex Worke

Temporarily Yours: Intimacy, Authenticity, and the Commerce of Sex

Generations of social thinkers have assumed that access to legitimate paid employment and a decline in the double standard would eliminate the reasons behind women s participation in prostitution Yet in both the developing world and in postindustrial cities of the West, sexual commerce has contin

$pread: The Best of the Magazine that Illuminated the Sex Industry and Started a Media Revolution

pread, an Utne Award winning magazine by and for sex workers, was independently published from 2005 to 2011 This collection features enduring essays about sex work around the world, first person stories that range from deeply traumatic to totally hilarious, analysis of media and culture, and fanta

Murder in the Bayou: Who Killed the Women Known as the Jeff Davis 8?

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA SOUTHERN LIVING 2016 BOOK OF THE YEARAn explosive, true life southern gothic story, Murder in the Bayou chronicles the twists and turns of a high stakes investigation into the murders of eight women in a troubled Louisiana parish.Between 2005 and 2009, the bodies of eight

Little Fish

WINNER, Lambda Literary Award Firecracker Award for Fiction 60,000 Canada First Novel Award In this extraordinary debut novel by the author of the Lambda Literary Award winning story collection A Safe Girl to Love, Wendy Reimer is a thirty year old trans woman who comes across evidence tha