Our Lost Sister

Our Lost Sister

We at Bywater Books are deeply saddened to share the passing of author and journalist Jesse Blackadder. She lived fiercely and authentically and touched thousands with her words and actions, and her work with StoryBoard through the Byron Writers Festival inspired an...
Galileo Wins Lambda Literary Award

Galileo Wins Lambda Literary Award

Bywater Books is pleased to announce that Galileo by Ann McMan has won the Lambda Literary Award in the Lesbian Mystery category. Winners of the 32nd Lambda Literary Awards were announced in an exclusive at Vanity Fair magazine. Galileo When it comes to finding dirt,...
A Core Value

A Core Value

Bywater Books and Amble Press stand for inclusivity, and we stand with all those affected by bigotry, injustice, and systemic racism. Black lives matter. Black voices matter. Black stories matter. Black authors matter. We see you—We hear you—We stand with you....
Eight Great Angsty Lesbian Romance Books

Eight Great Angsty Lesbian Romance Books

Eight Great Angsty Lesbian Romance Books Casey the Canadian Lesbrarian has curated a list of angsty romance reads for when you want queer ladies to get a nice happily-ever-after but you want them to have to really work for it—check out the full article on...