ForeWord Finalists 2013

Awards season is coming around again, and Jill Malone and Z Egloff have plenty to celebrate. The finalists for the ForeWord Book of the Year Awards 2013 have just been announced, and both authors have been nominated in the category Gay and Lesbian (Adult Fiction) ——...

Cocktail Hour with Wynn Malone

Wynn Malone will be in conversation with Cocktail Hour on May 14. It is now available to listen again, so click here. Cheri, one of the co-founders of Cocktail Hour, invited Wynn to appear after reading her first novel, Finding the Grain. A friend had recommended she...

Marianne K. Martin awarded the Alice B. Medal

Congratulations to Marianne K. Martin! She has just been selected as a 2014 winner of the Alice B. Reader’s Appreciation Medal, which is given annually to honour writers of lesbian fiction for their “body of work.” The Alice B. Committee is a group of lesbians in...

ALA honors Hilary Sloin

Congratulations to Hilary Sloin! Her debut novel Art on Fire has been awarded the 2014 Stonewall Book Award–Barbara Gittings Literature Award from the American Library Association. Every year, the Stonewall Book Awards Committee of the ALA recognises a book of...

ALA honors Z Egloff & Jill Malone

Congratulations to Z Egloff and Jill Malone! Every January, the American Library Association (ALA) and the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Round Table (GLBTRT) present the Rainbow Book List. This highlights books with “significant and authentic GLBTQ...

Best 13 Reads of 2013

At the end of 2013, Jerry Wheeler of Out In Print rounded up the best books he’d read over the year: “I came across some absolutely amazing books in 2013 . . . This list is in no particular order, but they are all excellent. If you haven’t purchased them...