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2015 Summer Reading List

BOOKS | By Mike Halterman | Jul 4
Be sure to take a book with you the next time you can fit the beach or the pool in to your schedule. Get some sun and catch up with some very engrossing reads!

Library Group A Leader in LGBT Books

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jun 6
Originally established in the early 1990s by the Publishing Triangle as National Lesbian and Gay Book Month, this year marks the first commemoration of the 30-day promotion under the ALA's auspices.

New Release for Hot Gay Book Series 'Boystown'

BOOKS | By Mike Halterman | May 9
As the third season of Boystown is becoming available for purchase this month, author Jake Biondi has some good news to share about his plans for the series on the small screen.

Former Stripper Matt Converse Pens Gay Erotic Thriller

BOOKS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | May 2
Matt Converse was once a stripper at The Nob Hill Theater, San Francisco's premiere gay adult entertainment emporium. That experience, and his fondness for the horror genre, led to his new novella "Behind the Velvet Curtain."

Authors Praise Rise in LGBT-Themed Kids' Books

NATIONAL | By Chris Hunqueriza | Apr 5
Twenty-five years ago, Leslea Newman published a book about a child and her two moms. Since then, many books have been released with LGBT themes or authored by out writers.

Lambda Winner Sassafras Lowery Releases 'Lost Boi'

BOOKS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 31
In "Lost Boi," Sassafras Lowery's queer punk reimagining of the classic Peter Pan story, prepare to be swept overboard into a world of orphaned, abandoned and runaway bois who have sworn allegiance and service to Pan, the fearless leader of the Lost Bois.

Hotspots Profiles 'Boystown,' A Hot New Book Series

BOOKS | By Mike Halterman | Feb 28
"Boystown," featuring both straight and gay characters, is a series of novels following the live, loves, and affairs of a group of people living in Chicago's Boystown area. HotSpots spoke with author Jake Biondi.

Lesbian Romance Novels Give Readers a Guilty Escape

BOOKS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 27
If you're looking for a bit of literary "junk food," Christine Svendsen of Sapphire Books Publishing has a full menu of romance, action, science fiction and adventure, all featuring lesbians.

Turning the Pages to Holiday Happiness

BOOKS | By Tavo Amador | Dec 14
Uncertain what to get for people on your seasonal gift list? A trip to a local bookstore -- yes, a few remain -- will offer a trove of ideas. Here are few to get you started.

Book Captures Legislative Effort of Marriage Fight

BOOKS | By Cynthia Laird | Dec 13
A third major book on the marriage equality fight has hit bookstores this year, but unlike the previous two, which focused on California's efforts to undo Proposition 8, this one looks at behind the scenes efforts.

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