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Rainbow Reads - August 2015

BOOKS | By Kitty Drexel | Aug 1
This summer's selection of Rainbow Reads navigates the tenuous relationships we share with each other and the outside world.

Are You There, God? It's Me, Gay Margaret

BOOKS | By Andy Smith | Jul 25
Where were these coming-out books when we were gay kids?

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.

Singapore Backs Call to Destroy Gay-Themed Books

INTERNATIONAL | By Satish Cheney | Jul 12
A children's book inspired by a real-life story of two male penguins raising a baby chick in New York's zoo has been deemed inappropriate by state-run Singapore libraries. All copies will be destroyed.

Cleis Press Nominated for Three Goldie Awards

BOOKS | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 9
The progressive publisher Cleis Press has been nominated for three Golden Crown Awards, representing the best of lesbian literature, for titles including two lesbian erotic romance collections, and an LGBT mystery title.

SC Senate Finance Rejects Effort to Punish Colleges for Assigning Gay-Themed Books

NATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | May 1
The South Carolina Senate’s budget-writing committee has rejected an effort to punish two South Carolina universities for assigning gay-themed books to freshmen.

Out There :: Winter Books Quiz

BOOKS | By Roberto Friedman | Feb 15
Out There can’t guarantee that all review copies sent our way will eventually get reviewed. But here’s a fun game we can play with some of the books.

The Blind Masseuse: A Traveler’s Memoir from Costa Rica to Cambodia

BOOKS | Oct 16
Take a sneak peek at Alden Jones’ travel memoir, "The Blind Masseuse: A Traveler’s Memoir from Costa Rica to Cambodia," where the author gives an addictive, transporting look at the many aspects of life, civilization and travel.

Killing His Darlings :: ’Boystown’ Scribe Marshall Thornton on ’Murder Book’

BOOKS | By Kilian Melloy | May 9
A series of mystery novels centered around a gay sleuth that delivers both thrills and heartbreak is like the Spanish Inquisition: To reference Monty Python, no one expects it. Author Marshall Thornton chatted with EDGE about the new novel, "Murder Book."

At Last, Kevin Killian’s ’Spreadeagle’

BOOKS | By John F. Karr | May 2
Describing Kevin Killian’s novel "Spreadeagle" as long-awaited isn’t, for once, a cliche. He started writing it in 1990, and even when he thought he’d finished the book, he found it facing a long and beleaguered road to publication.

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