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Preston, John 1945-1994

Overview
Works: 74 works in 225 publications in 3 languages and 4,865 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Essays  Biography  Short stories  Life skills guides  Gay erotic fiction  Study guides  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Annotator, Donor, Dedicatee
Classifications: HQ76.2.U5, 823.03
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Preston
A Member of the family : gay men write about their families( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Preston begins the anthology with the question interviewers still ask him: "What do your parents think?" Then he remembers his past, the angry letter he left for his parents the day he moved out of their home forever, and the unsuspected impact that letter had on his younger brother. Other authors write too of letters they left or sent, of hurts they gave and received, of reconciliations and unresolved conflicts. The results are extraordinary. Michael Nava writes of
Hometowns : gay men write about where they belong( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

28 Amerikaanse auteurs schrijven over de plaats waar zij geboren en opgegroeid zijn en/of de plaats waar zij zich later hebben gevestigd
Sister & brother : lesbians & gay men write about their lives together( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal dispatches : writers confront AIDS( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends and lovers : gay men write about the families they create by John Preston( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franny, the Queen of Provincetown : a novel by John Preston( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and German and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published to wide acclaim in 1983, Franny was a book of gay heroism and camaraderie in the shadow of the burgeoning AIDS crisis. Today, one can read it with a sense of nostalgia, and with the knowledge that Franny's dream of a society that accepts gays and lesbians without question is closer to fruition, but far from complete
Flesh and the word : an anthology of erotic writing( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an era of changing attitudes, this ground-breaking anthology offers an exciting selection of gay erotic writing from the early days of pulp paper and underground distribution to today's imaginatively provocative writing. While providing a fascinating look at the course of gay consciousness over the past fifty years, it also offers the best sexually arousing fiction centering on gay men
The big gay book : a man's survival guide for the 90's by John Preston( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zeer uitgebreide gids met adressen van en informatie over homo-organisaties, homo-cultuur, vrijetijdsbesteding enz. enz. in de VS, maar ook over 'how we lead our lives' (coming out, samenleven, kinderen etc.)
Mr. Benson by John Preston( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and German and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go! with Microsoft Office 2003 : brief by John Preston( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Safe sex : the ultimate erotic guide by John Preston( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opwindende voorbeelden van safe-seks zoals: massage, jack-off clubjes, telefoonseks, en het lezen van geile boeken!
Flesh and the word 3 : an anthology of gay erotic writing( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entertainment for a master by John Preston( )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and German and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

“Volunteers needed for a very private, very elegant S/M party for a discreet group of ladies and gentlemen to be held in San Francisco. Only the very willing and the experienced need apply. . .” And only a virtuoso of erotic fiction could build a spellbinding novel from the planning and preparation for an S/M party. In Entertainment for a Master, All of these applicants must be tested, and a larger cast of assistants trained, so that this unforgettable night does justice to its creator and his wicked imagination. And only when his dazzled guests leave does the party truly begin
My life as a pornographer & other indecent acts by John Preston( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deadly lies by John Preston( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politics is a dirty business, filled with dirty lies. The dirt becomes deadly in Minneapolis/St. Paul when rampant political smearing and corruption turn toward unscrupulous politicians' easiest targets: gay men. Who better to clean things up than Alex Kane! With his love and sidekick Danny Fortelli, Alex comes to protect the dreams--and lives--of gay men imperiled by the lies and deceit that threaten to tear them apart. Together they can generate the heat needed to burn away the political trash in Minnesota--and anywhere else it endangers the dreams of gay men
Sweet dreams by John Preston( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De eerste van een serie avonturenromans
I once had a master and other tales of erotic love by John Preston( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The created self: the reader's role in eighteenth-century fiction by John Preston( Book )

11 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author presents an interpretation of four novels: Moll Flanders, Clarissa, Tom Jones, and Tristram Shandy
Stolen moments by John Preston( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Who says heroes can't be gay? Gay life in Houston was always a bit precarious. But when a ruthless tabloid publisher decided that fag-baiting made good copy, it got even tougher. Gay men found their homes, their jobs, even their lives, in danger. Fortunately, they had one man on their side. Alex Kane: a gay hero in the tradition of the Destroyer and the Executioner. His only goal is justice for gay people. His only weakness is for other men."--Page [4] of cover
Hot living : erotic stories about safer sex( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sister & brother : lesbians & gay men write about their lives together
Alternative Names

controlled identityHild, Jack

controlled identityMacAdam, Preston

controlled identityMcCray, Mike

controlled identityPrescott, Jack

Hild, Jack.

John Preston Amerikaans schrijver (1945-1994)

John Preston écrivain américain

John Preston escritor estadounidense

John Preston scrittore statunitense

MacAdam, Preston.

McCray, Mike.

Prescott, Jack.

Джон Престон

جان پرستون نویسنده آمریکایی

プレストン, ジョン

Languages
English (134)

German (4)

Japanese (1)

Covers
Sister & brother : lesbians & gay men write about their lives togetherFriends and lovers : gay men write about the families they createFranny, the Queen of Provincetown : a novelFlesh and the word : an anthology of erotic writingMr. BensonGo! with Microsoft Office 2003 : briefFlesh and the word 3 : an anthology of gay erotic writingEntertainment for a master