The first LGBTQIA+ book I read wasn’t gay literature or MM romance.
That might come as a surprise to people. Most of my books thus far have had relationships between men (and occasionally between men and nonbinary folks). My publishing career started with a book that included a romance between two men.
MM Romance and other gay fiction are pretty prominent in LGBTQIA+ publishing. One might assume the reason I wrote my first novel was an extensive history of reading and writing about men.
One would be wrong.
All of my firsts have been books about...
It’s the cusp of a new decade (okay, I realize not exactly, but most people see it that way). It’s been quite a year.
It’s been rocky in the book world lately, and indeed in the world at large. We’re all feeling the strain of recent events, whether in the physical environment, the political sphere, or our workplace.
For me, books have always been my happy place. Sometimes, we just need to escape to somewhere else for a while. We need to know that the good guys will defeat the evil forces....
It’s Halloween. What spooky adventures do you have planned? Are you dressing up for the occasion? My teenagers still like to go out with their friends. My older one has gone as a traffic cone (yes, really) for the last three years. This year, he wants to buy reflective tape to make his costume even more authentic. Meanwhile, my daughter is going as a character from a web comic I’d never heard of. Her costume is fabulous, though, right down to the details. She did a great job. I won’t be...
Here’s a look at what’s on tap, what’s on deck, and what’s in the news.
Looking for something new to read? We’ve got you covered. This month’s featured book is Minuet, by A.M. Leibowitz. If you’ve longed to read a love story between a bisexual/biromantic cisgender woman, a bisexual/biromantic trans man, and a pansexual/aromantic cisgender man, now’s your chance. You can find it at all your favorite online book outlets.
Here’s what we’ve got for you this fall. You won’t...
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It’s that time of year again, when we talk about one of my favorite things: LGBTQIA+ people proudly owning who we are. This is a particularly meaningful year as we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the riots at the Stonewall.
This month, we’re featuring a range of books with main characters who identify all across the rainbow: