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Daniel Keenan Savage is an American author, media pundit, journalist, and LGBT community activist. He writes Savage Love, an internationally syndicated relationship and sex advice column.
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Let's Talk About It
The Teen's Guide to Sex, Relationships, and Being a Human (A Graphic Novel)
Erika Moen, Matthew Nolan - 2021-03-09
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Is what I'm feeling normal? Is what my body is doing normal? Am I normal? How do I know what are the right choices to make? How do I know how to behave? How do I fix it when I make a mistake?Let's talk about it.Growing up is complicated.How do you find the answers to all the questions you have about yourself, about your identity, and about your bod...
Dan Savage
@libraryseagull A book about talking with kids about sex? This one:      source
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A Curious History of Sex
Kate Lister - 2020-04-14
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This is not a comprehensive study of every sexual quirk, kink and ritual across all cultures throughout time, as that would entail writing an encyclopaedia. Rather, this is a drop in the ocean, a paddle in the shallow end of sex history, but I hope you will get pleasantly wet nonetheless.The act of sex has not changed since people first worked out ...
Dan Savage
This book is a terrific read.      source
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A Search for America's Christmas Present
Hank Stuever - 2009-11-12
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A heartfelt, hilarious look at the evolution of a half-trillion-dollar American holidayHank Stuever turns his unerring eye for the idiosyncrasies of modern life to Frisco, Texas, a suburb at once all-American and completely itself, to tell the story of the nation's most over-the-top celebration: Christmas. Stuever starts the narrative as so many st...
Dan Savage
I'm really going to miss reading @hankstuever on TV in the @washingtonpost. If you haven't read his amazing book about the Christmas Industrial Complex — Tinsel — you should! It's terrific!      source
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Faggots Galore
Jon Fondle - 1968-01-01
Dan Savage
Jon Fondle's best book - my favorite, at least. What's your favorite Fondle?      source
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Marriage, a History
How Love Conquered Marriage
Stephanie Coontz - 2006-02-28 (first published in 2005)
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Just when the clamor over "traditional" marriage couldn't get any louder, along comes this groundbreaking book to ask, "What tradition?" In Marriage, a History, historian and marriage expert Stephanie Coontz takes readers from the marital intrigues of ancient Babylon to the torments of Victorian lovers to demonstrate how recent the idea of marrying...
Dan Savage
@mrbenwells The book I recommended was "Marriage, A History: How Love Conquered Marriage" by @StephanieCoontz. Here:      source
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