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Rainbow Reads - September 2015

BOOKS | By Kitty Drexel | Sep 4
This month's Rainbow Reads run the gamut of personal experience. Which books should you pick up this month?

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?

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.

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.

New Book Reflects on Feminist Barbara Smith

BOOKS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
Barbara Smith's new book, "Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around," edited by Alethia Jones and Virginia Eubanks, brings to life the controversies, players, and strategies that expanded the definitions of freedom and liberation over four decades.

Lesbian Mom Kickstarts Donor-Conceived Children's Book

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 15
A U.S. Navy veteran and lesbian author of a new, professionally-illustrated children's book for donor-conceived children of two-mom lesbian families has launched a Kickstarter campaign to publish the book.

Bluewater Comic Releases "Big Gay Comic Book"

BOOKS | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 3
For Gay Pride Month, Bluewater teams up with popular LGBTQIA website,, to celebrates the lives of the icons and activists, performers and pundits who have made a difference in the gay community.

Writer David Levithan on LGBT Books for the Young

BOOKS | By Leanne Italie | Jun 17
Writer David Levithan last year marked the 10th anniversary of his "Boy Meets Boy," a romantic teen comedy where the homecoming queen was once a guy and the gay-straight alliance was aimed at helping the straight kids learn how to dance.

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.

Michael Luongo’s "Sensual Travels," Gay Erotica From Around the World

BOOKS | By David Toussaint | Apr 21
Traveling and sex are as intertwined as the positions you and your foreign date discover together. Michael Luongo, a Pulitzer-prize nominee, edits the 20 stories exploring these themes in "Sensual Travel: The Best of Gay Erotica."

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