Bywater Books Goes to GCLS 2015

We have a full team of Bywater authors descending on New Orleans, Louisiana this month. Why go to New Orleans in July, you ask? The Golden Crown Literary Society is hosting their annual conference in the Big Easy this year, and instead of telling you why that’s...

Women’s FEST 2015

Bywater Books authors, Marianne K. Martin and Ann McMan, will be joined by Publisher, Salem West and Editor-in-Chief, Kelly Smith for a series of book readings, book signings, and workshops. Join in on one of the best weekends of the year in one of the best queer...

Salem West

Salem West is the publisher of Bywater Books. She brings a strong background in business management, and longstanding engagement with the LGBT community. In recent years, she has become known as the voice of The Rainbow Reader, a highly successful review blog that...

Salem West Named Publisher of Bywater Books

Bywater Books has appointed Salem West publisher of the company effective immediately. Editor in Chief Kelly Smith and Operations Manager Marianne K. Martin announced the appointment today. Both Smith and Martin will continue in their roles with the company. “With...

GCLS 2014

The 2014 Conference of the Golden Crown Literary Society takes place July 9–13. To mark the 10th Anniversary of GCLS, this year’s theme will be Historic Milestones — and there are several to celebrate, including the repeal of DOMA and DADT. The organizers have invited...