Review: I Came Out for This? | Akron Beacon Journal

Teenage angst is like this, falling hard and fast for the first person you date and thinking it’s the real thing, you’ll never love another, you’ll die if you’re not together. It’s not supposed to happen when you’re 45 and...

Lisa Gitlin New Release and Cleveland Book Signings

Bywater Books is happy to announce the June 15th release of Lisa Gitlin’s first novel, I Came Out for THIS?, the hilarious coming out adventure of a Cleveland woman who moves to DC in pursuit of love. Lisa will be signing her book at the following Cleveland...

Three Bywater titles are Lambda Literary Awards finalists

Congratulations are in order for Z Egloff, Elana Dykewomon, and Jill Malone. All three are finalists for the 22nd Annual Lambda Literary Awards. Egloff’s novel Verge is in the Lesbian Debut fiction category while Dykewomon’s Risk and Malone’s A Field...

Review: A Field Guide to Deception | outinprint.net

I love “iceberg” books like this – small and simple on the surface yet massive with complexity beneath the waterline. Malone has crafted a rich, rewarding read full of intriguing characters that somehow never move or act quite as you expect, which makes A Field Guide...

Kelly and Val on Women-Stirred Radio

Val McDermid and Kelly Smith were interviewed on Women-Stirred Radio on Feb 4, 2010. You can listen to the interview here. You can find out more about Women-Stirred on their website: http://woman-stirred.blogspot.com