Beacon Press is now offering GLSEN supporters a great deal on 3 paperback books, including GLSEN founder Kevin Jenningsí memoir Mamaís Boy, Preacherís Son: A Memoir of Growing Up, Coming Out, and Changing Americaís Schools [LINK]
Through their web site, Beacon Press will give free shipping & a 10% discount on GLSEN Founder and Executive Director Kevin Jenningsí memoir, Mamaís Boy, Preacherís Son, now in paperback, the new Queer Action series, and any book on beacon.org. Use the code as often as you want: a portion of every purchase goes to support GLSEN.
A moving account of Kevinís life journey from the trailer parks of North Carolina to meetings in the White House, Mamaís Boy, Preacherís Son weaves humor, drama and insight into
the story of one man determined to protect future generations of students from the bullying and harassment all too common in his own life. People Magazine
says Mamaís Boy, Preacherís Son
is "inspiring, power-packed"; and in a starred review, Kirkus Reviews
says "Horatio Alger meets Dorothy Allison in this debut memoir about growing up and coming out . . . Generous and illuminating."
The first two books in Beaconís Queer Action series, edited by Michael Bronski, are part of this 3-book special:
Lisa Keenís Out Law: What LGBT Youth Should Know about Their Legal Rights [LINK], with a foreword by Kevin Jennings: the first and only guide for LGBT youth about the law and how it affects them,
Sue Hydeís Come Out and Win: Organizing Yourself, Your Community, and Your World [LINK], an inspirational and effective guide to LGBT organizing.
To take advantage of this offer and support GLSEN:
Best of all, a portion of the proceeds generated through this offer will benefit GLSENís work to ensure safe schools for all students, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.
- visit the Beacon Press website
- click on "Add to Cart."
- In the checkout page, simply enter "GLSEN" as the discount code and youíll receive free shipping and a 10% discount on Mamaís Boy, Preacherís Son and any other book on the site.
Also, check out Kevin Jennings' website & personal blog online at www.kevinjennings.com!