Books by John Whittier Treat

The Rise and Fall of the Yellow House by John Whittier Treat
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 29, 2016

"A compassionate, engrossing novel of life in the early plague years, depicted here with authentic detail and a true heart."
The panicked, formative years of the AIDS epidemic create the dramatic backdrop for this sentimental yet searingly authentic novel. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 1999

"Should attract those interested in gay studies, Orientalism, or Japan, and who have a high tolerance for what Treat terms his 'wilful meanderings' of style."
An intensely personal yet jaggedly polytextual account of the AIDS panic that swept through Japan in the mid 1980s. Read full book review >