About the book:
How do you live an authentic life while keeping a secret?
This award-winning memoir chronicles Carol’s struggle to be true to herself as she grapples with the ramifications of accepting that she’s gay at a time when it was illegal and in opposition to all social and religious mores.
Candid and poignant, You Can’t Buy Love Like That reveals the complex invisible dynamics that arise for gay people who are forced to hide their true selves in order to survive and celebrates the hard-won rewards of finding one’s courageous heart and achieving self-acceptance and self-love.
You Can’t Buy Love Like That offers hope to those seeking to live truthfully as well as those who value the triumph of love over fear.