Bara Pulp fiction Slash fiction Teen fiction Yaoi. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender fiction. Clair argues, "If we as teachers truly believe that literature helps students understand themselves and the issues they face, then we have an obligation to provide our gay students with the same resources as we do other minority students. Views Read Edit View history. Alyson Books, recently purchased by Regent Media, is the oldest LGBT book-publisher and the first to readily publish gay fiction against the marketing odds. Contemporary gay young adult novels typically involve a teenage protagonist, teen issues, and the first-person point of view. Media portrayals of bisexuality list Media portrayal of lesbianism. Author Brent Hartinger said, "Editors told my agent again and again that there was no market for a book like this, and all my agent's agent-friends told her she was wasting her time on a gay teen book.