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It's OK to be Gay - Celebrity Coming Out Stories

(2013)
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'This is a truly inspiring book. Coming out isn't always easy, but the diverse voices collected here all say one thing, loud and clear: be yourself, follow your heart. That's essential advice for any young person, whatever their sexuality.' - Sarah Waters, Author

Celebrities share their coming out stories. It's OK to be Gay is a collection of inspirational coming out stories from well-known figures from the LGBT community, who talk frankly about their own experiences and how their sexuality has shaped their character and success.

Contributors include: Sue Perkins; rugby star Gareth Thomas; best-selling crime writer Val McDermid; Coronation Street star Charlie Condou; Strictly Come Dancing star Robin Windsor; Evan Davis, presenter of Dragon's Den and Radio 4's Today programme; Alice Arnold, former BBC newsreader and partner of Clare Balding; Edd Kimber, winner of the first ever Great British Bake Off; Reggae/soul singer Diana King; Lord Waheed Alli, Labour peer and entrepreneur; Award-winning writer Stella Duffy; X Factor finalist Jade Ellis; Author Paul Burston; Paralympian Claire Harvey; Actress Sophie Ward; Jane Czyzselska, editor of Diva magazine; Hip-hop artist Q Boy; Playwright Shelley Silas; Former Brookside actor Stifyn Parri; International rugby referee Nigel Owens; BBC Radio presenter Chris Needs; Rosie Wilby, comedienne and writer; Phyllis Opoku-Gyimah, Director UK Black Pride; Darren Scott, editor of GT magazine;

It's OK to be Gay is raising money for the charity Diversity Role Models and its work to stop homophobic bullying in schools.

    

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Paperback Editions

October 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: It's OK to be Gay - Celebrity Coming Out Stories
Author(s): Val McDermid, Evan Davis, Edd Kimber, Stella Duffy, Paul Burston, Claire Harvey, Alice Arnold
ISBN: 1-909624-12-8 / 978-1-909624-12-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Accent press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

October 2013 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: It's OK to be Gay - Celebrity Coming Out Stories
Author(s): Val McDermid, Evan Davis, Edd Kimber, Stella Duffy, Paul Burston, Claire Harvey, Alice Arnold
Publisher: Accent Press
Availability: Amazon UK