2009 Submissions Page

LGBT Anthologies | LGBT Childrens/Young Adult | LGBT Drama | LGBT Nonfiction LGBT Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror | LGBT Studies | Bisexual | Transgender | Lesbian Debut Fiction | Gay Debut Fiction | Lesbian Erotica | Gay Erotica | Lesbian Fiction | Gay Fiction | Lesbian Memoir/Biography | Men’s Memoir/Biography | Lesbian Mystery | Gay Mystery | Lesbian Poetry | Gay Poetry | Lesbian Romance | Gay Romance


Updated April 19, 2010 – Please notify us of any errors at info@lambdaliterary.org

BISEXUAL – Fiction

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  • The Janeid, Bobbie Geary, The Graeae Press
  • Holy Communion, Mykola Dementiuk, Synergy Press
  • Torn, Amber Lehman, Closet Case Press
  • Arusha, JE Knowles, Spinsters Ink
  • White as Bone, Red as Blood: The Fox Sorceress, Cerridwen Fallingstar, Cauldron Publications
  • Queer Greer, AJ Walkley, Wordclay
  • Love You Two, Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, Random House Australia
  • Hunga Dunga, Philip C Polizatto, Dog Ear Publishing
  • Secret Society of Saint Mystic, Hiram Ed Taylor, Rose Dog Books
  • Swing! Adventures in Swinging by Today’s Top Erotica Writers, Jolie du Pre’, Logical-Lust Publications

BISEXUAL – Nonfiction

  • Map, Audrey Beth Stein, Lulu.com
  • Leaving India: My Family’s Journey From Five Villages, Minal Hajratwala, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Lavenderblack, Adam Lowe, Fruit Bruise Press
  • Byron in Love: A Short Daring Life, Edna O’Brien, W. W. Norton & Company
  • Cheever: A Life, Blake Bailey, Knopf
  • Vincente Minnelli: Hollywood’s Dark Dreamer, Emanuel Levy, St. Martin’s Press
  • Gaia and the New Politics of Love, Serena Anderlini-D’Onofrio, North Atlantic Books
  • Merv Griffin, A Life in the Closet, Darwin Porter, Blood Moon Productions
  • Paul Newman, The Man Behind the Baby Blues, Darwin Porter, Blood Moon Productions
  • Steve McQueen, King of Cool, Tales of a Lurid Life, Darwin Porter, Blood Moon Productions

TRANSGENDER

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  • Doing Gender Diversity: Readings in Theory and Real-World Experience, Lis M Maurer & Rebecca F. Plante, Westview Press
  • Social Work Practice with Transgender and Gender Variant Youth, Gerald P Mallon, Routledge
  • The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You, S Bear Bergman, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • El Muro/The Wall, Eduardo Hernandez Santos, Red Trillium Press
  • Mantras from the Great Void, Janice Josephine Carney, Xlibris
  • Children of Mother Glory, CM Harris, Spinsters Ink
  • Bharat jiva, Kari Edwards, Litmus Press
  • No Gender: Reflections on the Life and Work of Kari Edwards, Julian T Brolaski, Erica Kaufman, E Tracy Grinnell, Litmus Press
  • Transmigration, Joy Ladin, Sheepmeadow Press
  • Lynnee Breedlove’s One Freak Show, Lynn Breedlove, Manic D Press
  • Troglodyte Rose, Adam Lowe, Cadaverine Publications
  • Delinquent, Mina Pam Dick, Futurepoem Books

LGBT ANTHOLOGIES

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  • And Baby Makes More: Known Donors, Queer Parents & Our Unexpected Families, Susan Goldberg & Chloe Brushwood Rose, Insomniac Press
  • Second Person Queer, Lawrence Schimel & Richard Labonte’, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Portland Queer: Tales of the Rose City, Ariel Gore, Lit Star Press
  • Who’s Your Daddy: And Other Writings on Queer Parenting, Rachel Epstein, Sumach Press
  • Time Well Bent, Constance H Wilkins, Lethe Press
  • My Diva: 65 Gay Men on the Women Who Inspire Them, Michael Montlack, University of Wisconsin Press
  • Gay American Autobiography: Writings from Whitman to Sadaris, David Bergman, University of Wisconsin Press
  • Something to Declare: Good Lesbian Travel Writing, Gillian Kendall, University of Wisconsin Press
  • No Gender: Reflections on the Life and Work of Kari Edwards, Julian T Brolaski, Erica Kaufman, E Tracy Grinnell, Litmus Press
  • Romantic Interludes 2: Secrets, Radclyffe and Stacia Seaman, Bold Strokes Books
  • Yuri Monogatari 6, Various, ALC Publishing
  • Best Lesbian Romance 2010, Radclyffe, Cleis Press
  • Outsiders, Susan X Meagher, Lynn Ames, Georgia Beers, JD Glass, Susan Smith, Brisk Press
  • Betweeen Men 2, Richard Canning, Alyson Books
  • 50 Gay & Lesbian Books Everybody Must Read, Richard Canning, Alyson
  • Smash the Church, Smash the State! The Early Years of Gay Liberation, Tommi Avicolli Mecca, City Lights
  • Visible: A Femmethology, Volumes 1 & 2, Jennifer Clare Burke, Homofactus Press
  • Sapphistries: A Global History of Love Between Women, Leila J. Rupp, NYU Press
  • Moral Panics, Sex Panics: Fear and the Fight Over Sexual Rights, Gilbert Herdt, NYU Press
  • Torah Queeries: Weekly Commentaries on the Hebrew Bible, Gregg Drinkwater, Joshua Lesser, David Shneer, NYU Press
  • Swing! Adventures in Swinging by Today’s Top Erotica Writers, Jolie du Pre’, Logical-Lust Publications

LGBT CHILDRENS/YOUNG ADULT

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  • Without Sin, J Tomas, Prizm Books
  • Comfort Me, Louis Flint Ceci, Prizm Books
  • She’s Shameless: Women Write About Growing Up, Rocking Out and Fighting Back, Stacey May Fowles & Megan Griffith-Greene, Tightrope Books
  • Josef Jaeger, Jere M Fishback, Prizm Books
  • Love You Two, Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, Random House Australia
  • Inferno, Robin Stevenson, Orca Book Publishers
  • Torn, Amber Lehman, Closet Case Press
  • David Inside Out, Lee F Bantle, Henry Holt
  • Qualities of Light, Mary Carroll Moore, Spinsters Ink
  • Second Time Around, Linda Kay Silva, Spinsters Ink
  • In Mike We Trust, PE Ryan, HarperCollins Children’s Books
  • How Beautiful the Ordinary, Michael Cart, HarperCollins Children’s Books
  • Magic and Misery, Peter Marino, Holiday House
  • A Vigil for Joe Rose, Michael Whatling, iUniverse
  • Queer Greer, AJ Walkley, Wordclay
  • RAGE: A Love Story, Julie Anne Peters, Random House Children’s Books
  • Love is the Higher Law, David Levithan, Random House Children’s Books
  • Almost Perfect, Brian Katcher, Random House Children’s Books
  • In Keisha’s Shadow, Sandra Barret, Bedazzled Ink Publishing
  • Maladaptation, LA Fields, Queer Mojo
  • Bait, Alex Sanchez, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
  • Crash Into Me, Albert Borris, Simon Pulse
  • The Demon’s Lexicon, Sarah Rees Brennan, Margaret K. McElderry
  • City of Glass, Cassandra Clare, Margaret K. McElderry
  • VIP Lounge, Ed Decter, Simon Pulse
  • The One, Ed Decter and Laura Burns, Simon Pulse
  • Return of the Homework Machine, Dan Gutman, Simon & Schuster for Young Readers
  • Here’s How I See It – Here’s How It Is, Heather Henson, Atheneum Books for Young Readers
  • Resurrection, Nancy Holder and Debbie Viguie, Simon Pulse
  • Tricks, Ellen Hopkins, Margaret K. McElderry
  • Swoon, Nina Malkin, Simon Pulse
  • Fade, Lisa McMann, Simon Pulse
  • Why I Fight, J Adam Oaks, Atheneum Books for Young Readers
  • Crashed, Robin Wasserman, Simon Pulse
  • Gertrude is Gertrude is Gertrude is Gertrude, Jonah Winter, Atheneum Books for Young Readers
  • The Mariposa Club, Rigoberto Gonzalez, Alyson Books
  • ASH, Malinda Lo, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Art for Art’s Sake: Meredith’s Story, Barbara Clanton, Regal Crest Enterprises
  • Quite an Undertaking: Devon’s Story, Barbara Clanton, Regal Crest Enterprises
  • The Vast Fields of Ordinary, Nick Burd, Penguin
  • Sprout, Dale Peck, Bloomsbury USA Children’s Books

LGBT DRAMA

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  • Revenge of the Women’s Studies Professor, Bonnie Jean Morris, Indiana University Press
  • Portraits, Plays, Perversions, George Birimisa, Sweetheart Press
  • A Phoenix Rising and Other Gay Plays, Hiram Ed Taylor, Xlibris
  • Bad Reputation, Penny Arcade, Semiotext(e)
  • The Beebo Brinker Chronicles, Kate Moira Ryan & Linda S Chapman, Dramatists Play Service
  • The Collected Plays of Mart Crowley, Mart Crowley, Alyson Books
  • Vamp, Ry Herman, Ry Herman

LGBT NONFICTION

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  • American Hunks, David Chapman & Brett Josef Grubisic, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Portrait of a Decade: 1968-1978, Ellen Shumsky, The Graeae Press
  • Love Won’t Let Me Be Silent, Terry Angel Mason, IUniverse
  • What We Love Will Save Us, David Oates, Kelson Books
  • But The Show Went On – San Francisco 1987-1988, Robert Julian, Lulu.com
  • Queer Hauntings: True Tales of Gay and Lesbian Ghosts, Kenneth Lee Summers, Lethe Press
  • Leaving India: My Family’s Journey From Five Villages, Minal Hajratwala, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Ties That Bind: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences, Sarah Schulman, The New Press
  • The Greeks and Greek Love, James Davidson, Random House
  • I Am Your Sister: Collected and Unpublished Writings of Audre Lorde, Rudolph P. Byrd, Johnnetta Betsch Cole, Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Oxford University Press
  • Advocate Days & Other Stories, Mark Thompson, Queer Mojo (A Rebel Satori Imprint)
  • The Golden Age of Gay Fiction, Drewey Wayne Gunn, MLR Press
  • The Importance of Being Iceland, Eileen Myles, Semiotext(e)
  • Unfriendly Fire, Nathaniel Frank, St. Martin’s Press
  • I Shudder, Paul Rudnick, HarperCollins
  • Mapping the Territory: Selected Nonfiction, Christopher Bram, Alyson Books
  • Bigger Than Life, Jeffrey Esoffier, Running Press
  • Quench! refreshing devotionals by gay, trans, and affirming Christians, Rev. Keith J. Phillips, Found Pearl Press
  • The Manly Art of Seduction, Perry Brass, Belhue Press
  • The Meaning of Matthew, Judy Shepard, Penguin/Hudson Street Press
  • Nothing Personal: Chronicles of Chicago’s LGBTQ Community, 1977-1998, Jon-Henri Damski, Firetrap Press
  • Gringa: A Contradictory Girlhood, Melissa Hart, Seal Press
  • American Romances, Rebecca Brown, City Lights
  • The Human Eye, Adrienne Rich, W.W. Norton
  • I Told You So, Kate Clinton, Beacon Press
  • Bears on Bears: Interviews & Discussions, Ron J. Suresha, Bear Bones Books/Lethe Press
  • Welcome Home: Building the Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival, Angela Jimenez, Angela Jimenez Photography
  • Byron in Love, Edna O’Brien, WW Norton
  • A Christian Spirituality and Psychotherapy: A Gay Psychologist’s Practice of Clinical Theology, Richard H. York, PhD, Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • When You Lie About Your Age, the Terrorists Win: Reflections on Looking in the Mirror, Carol Leifer, Random House
  • The Canadian War on Queers: National Security as Sexual Regulation, Gary Kinsman, Patrizia Gentile, UBC Press
  • Resilience: Queer Professors from the Working Class, Kenneth Oldfield, Richard Greggory Johnson III, SUNY Press

LGBT SCI-FI/FANTASY/HORROR

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  • Queeroes, Steven Bereznai, Jambor Publishing
  • Fist of the Spider Woman, Amber Dawn, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Strange Fortune, Josh Lanyon, Blind Eye Books
  • Wilde Stories 2009, Steve Berman, Lethe Press
  • The Vampire’s Angel, Damian Serbu, Regal Crest Enterprises
  • The High Priest and the Idol, Jane Fletcher, Bold Strokes Books
  • Goldenseal, Gill McKnight, Bold Strokes Books
  • Everafter, Nell Stark and Trinity Tam, Bold Strokes Books
  • Bashed, Rick R Reed, MLR Press
  • Day of the Dead, Victoria Brownworth, Spinsters Ink
  • Midnight Hunger, Todd Gregory, Chase Masters, Sean Wolfe, Kensington Publishing
  • Angels of the Deep, Kirby Crow, MLR Press
  • Recycler, Lauren McLaughlin, Random House Children’s Books
  • Friends in High Places, Andi Marquette, Bedazzled Ink Publishing
  • Troglodyte Rose, Adam Lowe, Cadaverine Publications
  • In the Closet, Under the Bed, Lee Thomas, Dark Scribe Press
  • Pumpkin Teeth: Stories, Tom Cardamone, Lethe Press
  • The Veil of Sorrow, Crystal Michallet-Romero, PD Publishing
  • Palimpsest, Catherynne M. Valente, Spectra
  • Centuries Ago and Very Fast, Rebecca Ore, Aqueduct Press

LGBT STUDIES

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  • Doing Gender Diversity: Readings in Theory and Real-World Experience, Lis M Maurer & Rebecca F Plante, Westview Press
  • Queer Political Performance and Protest, Benjamin Heim Shepard, Routledge
  • Social Work Practice with Transgender and Gender Variant Youth, Gerald P Mallon, Routledge
  • Law of Desire, Jose Quiroga, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Gods and Monsters, Noah Tsika, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Trash, Jon Davies, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Gaia and the New Politics of Love, Serena Anderlini-D’Onofrio, North Atlantic Books
  • The Straight State: Sexuality and Citizenship in Twentieth Century America, Margot Canaday, Princeton University Press
  • Filming Difference: Actors, Directors, Producers, and Writers on Gender, Race, and Sexuality in Film, Daniel Bernardi, University of Texas Press
  • Manhood in Hollywood from Bush to Bush, David Greven, University of Texas Press
  • Flaunt It! Queers Organizing for Public Education and Justice, Therese Quinn and Erica R Meiners, Peter Lang Publishing
  • Slumming: Sexual and Racial Encounters in American Nightlife, 1855-1940, Chad Heap, University of Chicago Press
  • Moving Politics: Emotion and ACT UP’s Fight Against AIDS, Deborah B Gould, University of Chicago Press
  • Manly Love: Romantic Friendship in American Fiction, Axel Nissen, University of Chicago Press
  • Living in Arcadia: Homosexuality, Politics, and Morality in France from Liberation to AIDS, Julian Jackson, University of Chicago Press
  • The Resurrection of the Body: Pier Paolo Pasolini from Saint Paul to Sade, Armando Maggi, University of Chicago Press
  • Unlimited Intimacy: Reflections on the Subculture of Barebacking, Tim Dean, University of Chicago Press
  • Is the Rectum a Grave? And Other Essays, Leo Bersani, University of Chicago Press
  • Pre-Gay L.A.: A Social History of the Movement of Homosexual Rights, C Todd White, University of Illinois Press
  • And They Were Wonderful Teachers: Florida’s Purge of Gay and Lesbian Teachers, Karen L Graves, University of Illinois Press
  • Banning Queer Blood: Rhetorics of Citizenship, Contagion, and Resistance, Jeffrey A. Bennett, University of Alabama Press
  • Queer Ricans: Cultures and Sexualities in the Diaspora, Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes, University of Minnesota Press
  • Gay Fatherhood: Narratives of Family and Citizenship in America, Ellen Lewin, University of Chicago Press
  • Pleasure Consuming Medicine: The Queer Politics of Drugs, Kane Race, Duke University Press
  • For the Record: On Sexuality and the Colonial Archive in India, Anjali Arondekar, Duke University Press
  • The Queer Child, or Growing Sideways in the Twentieth Century, Kathryn Bond Stockton, Duke University Press
  • Metropolitan Lovers: The Homosexuality of Cities, Julie Abraham, University of Minnesota Press
  • Cruising Utopia: The Then and There of Queer Futurity, Jose Esteban Munoz, NYU Press
  • Out in the Country: Youth, Media, and Queer Visibility in Rural America, Mary L. Gray, NYU Press
  • When Gay People Get Married: What Happens When Societies Legalize Same Sex Marriage, MV Lee Badgett, NYU Press
  • Queer Mobilizations: LGBT Activists Confront the Law, Scott Barclay, Mary Bernstein, Anna-Maria Marshall, NYU Press
  • Materializing Queer Desire, Elisa Glick, SUNY Press
  • The Passing Game: Queering Jewish American Culture, Warren Hoffman, Syracuse University Press

LESBIAN DEBUT FICTION

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  • The Bigness of the World, Lori Ostlund, University of Georgia Press
  • Accidental Rebels, Kelly Leigh Sinclair, Blue Feather Books
  • The Middle of Somewhere, Clifford Henderson, Bold Strokes Books
  • Arusha, JE Knowles, Spinsters Ink
  • Playing for First, Chris Paynter, Blue Feather Books
  • The Creamsickle, Rhiannon Argo, Spinsters Ink
  • The Killing Kindness, Barbara T Williams, Spinsters Ink
  • The Elijah Tree, Cynthea Masson, Queer Mojo (A Rebel Satori Imprint)
  • Verge, Z Egloff, Bywater Books
  • So Much Better, Terri Griffith, Green Lantern Press
  • Land Beyond Maps, Maida Tilchen, Savvy Press
  • More of This World or Maybe Another, Barb Johnson, HarperCollins
  • October’s Promise, Marianne Garver, Bella Books
  • Waltzing at Midnight, Robbi McCoy, Bella Books
  • Keile’s Chance, Dillon Watson, Bella Books
  • Perpetual Care: A Novel, Laura Beth Caldwell, AuthorHouse
  • Ancestral Magic, Moondancer Drake, PD Publishing
  • Heaven’s Hell, E.A. Gray, Antitype Press

LESBIAN EROTICA

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  • Sapphistocated, Alessia Brio, Jolie du Pre, Beth Wylde & Yeva Wiest, Phaze Books
  • Attractions of the Heart, Cheri Crystal, loveyoudivine
  • Radical Encounters, Radclyffe, Bold Strokes Books
  • Flesh and Bone, Ronica Black, Bold Strokes Books
  • Punishment with Kisses, Diane Anderson-Minshall, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Pleasure Planner, Larkin Rose, Bold Strokes Books
  • Where the Girls Are, DL King, Cleis Press
  • Best Lesbian Erotica 2010, Kathleen Warnock, Cleis Press
  • Lesbian Cowboys, Sacchi Green and Rakelle Valencia, Cleis Press
  • Women of the Bite, Cecilia Tan, Alyson Books

LESBIAN GENERAL FICTION

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  • This One’s Going To Last Forever, Nairne Holtz, Insomniac Press
  • The Mere Future, Sarah Schulman, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • My Life With Stella Kane, Linda Morganstein, Regal Crest Enterprises
  • The Reluctant Daughter, Leslea Newman, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Seduction of Moxie, Colette Moody, Bold Strokes Books
  • Beggar of Love, Lee Lynch, Bold Strokes Books
  • White as Bone, Red as Blood: The Fox Sorceress, Cerridwen Fallingstar, Cauldron Publications
  • Little Book of Days, Nona Caspers, Spuyten Duyvil Press, NYC
  • The Children of Mother Glory, CM Harris, Spinsters Ink
  • The Labrys Reunion, Terry Wolverton, Spinsters Ink
  • Forgetting the Alamo, Or, Blood Memory, Emma Perez, University of Texas Press
  • Field Guide to Deception, Jill Malone, Bywater Books
  • Risk, Elana Dykewomon, Bywater Books
  • My Sweet Curiosity, Amanda Hale, Thistledown Press
  • Dismantled, Jennifer McMahon, HarperCollins
  • Family Affair, Saxon Bennett, Bella Books
  • Consequences, April Blair “Skyy,” Kings Crossing Publishing
  • Everything Is Now: New and Collected Stories, Michelle Cliff, University of Minnesota Press
  • Detours, Jane Vollbrecht, Blue Feather Books
  • The Others, Seba al-Herz, Seven Stories Press
  • The Blonde on the Train (and other Stories), Eleanor Lerman, Mayapple Press

LESBIAN MEMOIR/BIOGRAPHY

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  • Real Country: From the Fast Track to Appalachia, Leslie Brunetsky, Mill City Press
  • My Sweet Wild Dance, Mikaya Heart, Dog Ear Publishing
  • Evelyn Brent: The Life and Films of Hollywood’s Lady Crook, Lynn Kear, McFarland
  • The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You, S Bear Bergman, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Map, Audrey Beth Stein, Lulu.com
  • Likewise: The High School Comic Chronicles of Ariel Schrag, Ariel Schrag, Touchstone
  • The Talented Miss Highsmith: The Secret Life and Serious Art of Patricia Highsmith, Joan Schenkar, St. Martin’s Press
  • Called Back: My Reply to Cancer, My Return to Life, Mary Cappello, Alyson Books
  • My Red Blood: A Memoir of Growing Up Communist, Coming Onto the Greenwich Village Folk Scene, and Coming Out in the Feminist Movement, Alix Dobkin, Alyson Books
  • Lynnee Breedlove’s One Freak Show, Lynn Breedlove, Manic D Press
  • The Other Side of Paradise, Staceyann Chin, Scribner
  • Mean Little Deaf Queer: A Memoir, Terry Galloway, Beacon Press
  • Not Quite the Same, Sheila Morris, Red Letter Press

LESBIAN MYSTERY

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  • The Ties That Bind, Andi Marquette, Regal Crest Enterprises
  • X, JD Glass, Bold Strokes Books
  • Thief of Always, Kim Baldwin and Xenia Alexiou, Bold Strokes Books
  • Justice for All, Radclyffe, Bold Strokes Books
  • Death of a Dying Man, JM Redmann, Bold Strokes Books
  • On Dangerous Ground, DL Line, Bold Strokes Books,
  • Veritas, Anne Laughlin, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Seeker, Ronica Black, Bold Strokes Books
  • From Hell to Breakfast, Joan Opyr, Blue Feather Books
  • Command of Silence, Paulette Callen, Spinsters Ink
  • The Venus Vendetta, Rose Pry, Spinsters Ink
  • One Last Kiss, Mary Wilbon, Kensington Publishing
  • Delusional, Terri Breneman, Bella Books
  • Toasted, Josie Gordon, Bella Books
  • Mirror and the Mask, Ellen Hart, St. Martin’s Press
  • Lilac Mines, Cheryl Klein, Manic D Press
  • Dying for a Change, Sean Reynolds, Suspect Thought Press

LESBIAN POETRY

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  • Field Notes of a Lesbian Naturalist, Anne Mackay, Bayview Books
  • When it Happens To You …, Alice Lynn Teeter, Star Cloud Press
  • The Heart’s Traffic: A Novel in Poems, Ching-In Chen, Arktoi Books
  • The Desense of Nonfense, Megan A Volpert, Blazevox Books
  • In Praise of Falling, Cheryl Dumesnil, University of Pittsburgh
  • Somewhere To Run From, Tara-Michelle Ziniuk, Tightrope Books
  • Automaton Biographies, Larissa Lai, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Mantras from the Great Void, Janice Josephine Carney, Xlibris
  • Night Work, Carde Elizabeth Perry, Sarabande Books
  • a, Sophie Robinson, Les Figues Press
  • Tryst, Angie Estes, Oberlin College Press
  • Bird Eating Bird, Kristin Naca, HarperCollins
  • Cave of the Yellow Volkswagen, Maureen Seaton, Carnegie Mellon University Press
  • Stars of the Night Commute, Ana Bozicevic, Tarpaulin Sky Press
  • Security Posture, Sarah Dowling, Snare Books
  • Gospel: Poems, Samiya Bashir, Red Bone Press
  • Diminuendo, Emily Reed, Blue Feather Books
  • Names, Marilyn Hacker, WW Norton
  • Zero at the Bone, Stacie Cassarino, New Issues Press

LESBIAN ROMANCE

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  • Losing Control, Cheril N Clarke, Dodi Press
  • Uncross My Heart, Andrews and Austin, Bold Strokes Books
  • Fireside, Cate Culpepper, Bold Strokes Books
  • Paybacks, Gabrielle Goldsby, Bold Strokes Books
  • Suspect Passions, VK Powell, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Sublime and Spirited Voyage of Original Sin, Colette Moody, Bold Strokes Books
  • Sanctuary, I Beacham, Bold Strokes Books
  • Blue Skies, Ali Vali, Bold Strokes Books
  • Between the Lines, Bobbi Marolt, Bold Strokes Books
  • No Leavin’ Love, Larkin Rose, Bold Strokes Books
  • September Canvas, Gun Brooke, Bold Strokes Books
  • Secrets in the Stone, Radclyffe, Bold Strokes Books
  • Point of Ignition, Erin Dutton, Bold Strokes Books
  • Erosistible, Gill McKnight, Bold Strokes Books
  • Breaking the Ice, Kim Baldwin, Bold Strokes Books
  • It Should Be a Crime, Carsen Taite, Bold Strokes Books
  • Returning Tides, Radclyffe, Bold Strokes Books
  • Power Play, Julie Cannon, Bold Strokes Books
  • Chaps, Jove Belle, Bold Strokes Books
  • Battle Scars, Meghan O’Brien, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Legacy, Susan X Meagher, Brisk Books
  • Worth Every Step, KG MacGregor, Bella Books
  • Side Order of Love, Tracey Richardson, Bella Books
  • The Color of Dust, Claire Rooney, Bella Books
  • No Strings, Gerri Hill, Bella Books
  • Warming Trend, Karin Kallmaker, Bella Books
  • Wrong Turns, Jackie Calhoun, Bella Books
  • Comfortable Distance, Kenna White, Bella Books
  • Root of Passion, Ann Roberts, Bella Books
  • Sea Legs, KG MacGregor, Bella Books
  • No Rules of Engagement, Tracey Richardson, Bella Books
  • Stepping Stone, Karin Kallmaker, Bella Books
  • Yours for the Asking, Kanna White, Bella Books
  • The Scorpion, Gerri Hill, Bella Books
  • In the Works, Valerie Brown, Blue Feather Books
  • Complementary Colors, Kate Evans, Vanilla Heart Publishing
  • Clinical Distance, Maria V. Ciletti, Intaglio Publications

GAY DEBUT FICTION

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  • God Says No, James Hannaham, McSweeney’s
  • Shaming the Devil: Collected Short Stories, G Winston James, Top Pen Press
  • Metropause, Mark Evan & Frank Lulias, Bubble Press
  • Struck, Keith Pyeatt, Regal Crest Enterprises
  • Say Uncle, Garland Steward, IUniverse
  • Heights of Passion, Don Schecter, BookSurge
  • Amnesic Nostalgia, Zea Edward Miller, BookSurge
  • The Heart’s Redemption, Michael Grant Wright, BookSurge
  • Soldier Boys, Thomas Norman Turner, BookSurge
  • Benediction, Jim Arnold, BookSurge
  • The Love Thing, Chris Delyani, BookSurge
  • Lightbearer, John Caruso, Bold Strokes Books
  • Voice of Force, G Roger Denson, self-published via Oracle
  • Lover’s Knot, Donald Hardy, Running Press
  • Sugarless: A Novel, James Magruder, University of Wisconsin Press
  • Stealing Ganymede, J Warren, Queer Mojo (A Rebel Satori Imprint)
  • Rounding Third, Walter G Meyer, Maxm LTD
  • The Summer Between, Andrew Binks, Nightwood Editions
  • Blue Boy, Rakesh Satyal, Kensington Publishing
  • Mulligans, Charlie David, Palari Publishing
  • Here, And Always Have Been, Kenneth Craigside, Nazca Plains Corp.
  • Concord, Virginia: A Southern Town in Eleven Stories, Peter Neofotis, St. Martin’s Press
  • Minor Deities, Edward D Padilla, Edward D Padilla
  • The Silent Hustler, Sean Meriwether, Lethe Press
  • Pop Salvation, Lance Reynald, HarperCollins
  • Times Square Kiss, Kevin Voglino, Rogue Pheonix Press
  • The Sacrifice of the Golden Heart, Spencer Allen, Eloquent Books
  • Secret Society of Saint Mystic, Hiram Ed Taylor, Rose Dog Books
  • Conquering Venus, Collin Kelley, Vanilla Heart Publishing
  • The Hadrian Enigma: A Forbidden History, George Gardiner, GMP Editions
  • Mathilda Savitch, Victor Lodato, Farrar, Straus and Giroux

GAY EROTICA

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  • I Like It Like That, Richard Labonte’ & Lawrence Schimel, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • The Complete Dr. Fell Vol 1 & 2, Syd McGinley, Torquere Press
  • Rough Trade: Dangerous Gay Erotica, Todd Gregory, Bold Strokes Books
  • Eight Inches, Sean Wolfe, Kensington Publishing
  • Men I Might Have Known, Brad Saunders, Kensington Publishing
  • A Carnal Cruise, Hank Edwards, Lethe Press
  • The Low Road, James Lear, Cleis Press
  • Best Gay Erotica 2010, Richard Labonte’, Cleis Press
  • Unmasked II, Eric Summers, Starbooks Press
  • Boytoon Adventures, Patrick Fillion, Class Comics Inc.
  • Impossible Princess, Kevin Killian, City Lights

GAY GENERAL FICTION

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  • Silver Lake, Peter Gadol, Tyrus Books
  • Kelland: A Novel, Paul G Bens, Jr., Casperian Books
  • Out of the Box, Don Schecter, BookSurge
  • The River in Winter, Matt Dean, Queen’s English Productions
  • Holy Communion, Mykola Dementiuk, Synergy Press
  • Salvation Army, Abdellah Taïa, Semiotext(e)
  • The Sky Below, Stacey D’Erasmo, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • No More Tomorrows: Two Lives, Two Stories, One Love, Rodney Lofton, Simon & Schuster/Strebor Books
  • The Haunted Heart and Other Tales, Jameson Currier, Lethe Press
  • Sistine Heresy, Justine Saracen, Bold Strokes Books
  • The Sower, Kemble Scott, Numina Press
  • Men With Their Hands, Raymond Luczak, Queer Mojo (A Rebel Satori Imprint)
  • Love Hard: Collected Stories 1989-2009, D. Travers Scott, Queer Mojo (A Rebel Satori Imprint)
  • Said and Done, James Morrison, Black Lawrence Press/Dzane Books
  • Object of Desire, William J Mann, Kensington Publishing
  • Beantown Cubans, Johnny Diaz, Kensington Publishing
  • Divas Las Vegas, Rob Rosen, Cleis Press
  • The Riddle of the Sands, Geoffrey Knight, Cleis Press
  • Pacific Agony, Bruce Benderson, Semiotext(e)
  • The Disappearance of Seth, Kazim Ali, Etruscan Press
  • Michael’s Secrets, Milton Stern, Starbooks Press
  • Lake Overturn, Vestal McIntyre, HarperCollins
  • Ugly Man, Dennis Cooper, HarperCollins
  • The Hour Between, Sebastian Stuart, Alyson Books
  • The Lonely War, Alan Chin, Zumaya Publications
  • Stonewall: Stories of Gay Liberation, Jack Fritscher, Palm Drive Publishing
  • Basketball Jones, E. Lynn Harris, Doubleday

GAY MEMOIR/BIOGRAPHY

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  • In Jupiter’s Shadow, Gregory Gerard, Infinity Publishing
  • Assembly Required: Notes from a Deaf Gay Life, Raymond Luczak, RID Press
  • A Report from Winter, Wayne Alan Courtois, Lethe Press
  • Retail Hell: How I Sold My Soul to the Store Confessions of a Tortured Sales Associate, Freeman Hall, Adams Media
  • All Screwed Up, Steve Fellner, Benu Press
  • Waiting to Land: A (mostly) Political Memoir, Martin Duberman, The New Press
  • In and Out of Hollywood: A Biographer’s Memoir, Charles Higham, University of Wisconsin Press
  • My Germany: A Jewish Writer Returns to the World His Parents Escaped, Lev Raphael, University of Wisconsin Press
  • Mental, Eddie Sarfaty, Kensington Publishing
  • Deflowered, Jon Ginoli, Cleis Press
  • Do You Live Around Here?, Charles Q Forester, Xlibris
  • You Better Not Cry, Augusten Burroughs, St. Martin’s Press
  • Sordid Truths: Selling My Innocence for the Taste of Stardom, Aiden Shaw, Alyson Books
  • Pieces of Ice (An Autobiographical, Tell-All Picture Book), Timothy D Bellavia, T.I.M.M.E. Company Incorporated
  • The Drama of AIDS, Michael Kearns, Heinemann
  • The Fire of Life: The Robert Legorreta-Cyclona Collection, Robb Hernandez, Chicano Studies Research Center
  • Hunga Dunga, Philip C Polizatto, Dog Ear Publishing
  • Ardent Spirits: Leaving Home, Coming Back, Reynolds Price, Scribner
  • The Pure Lover: A Memoir of Grief, David Plante, Beacon Press
  • Merv Griffin, A Life in the Closet, Darwin Porter, Blood Moon Productions
  • Paul Newman, The Man Behind the Baby Blues, Darwin Porter, Blood Moon Productions
  • Steve McQueen, King of Cool, Tales of a Lurid Life, Darwin Porter, Blood Moon Productions
  • Once You Go Back, Douglas A Martin, Seven Stories Press
  • City Boy, Edmund White, Bloomsbury USA

GAY MYSTERY

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  • Aloha, Candy Hearts, Anthony Bidulka, Insomniac Press
  • The 38 Million Dollar Smile, Richard Stevenson, MLR Press
  • Bangkok Dragons, Cape Cod Tears, Randall Peffer, Big Earth Publishing/Bleak House Books
  • Murder on Camac, Joseph RG DeMarco, Lethe Press
  • Glad Hand Saloon, Steve Scott, Smoke Tree Press
  • Nothing/Everything Disconnects/Connects, William Lester Tarvin, Xlibris
  • A Murderous Ball of Fluff, Ken Lansdowne, H Publishing
  • Straight Lies, Rob Byrnes, Kensington Publishing
  • What We Remember, Michael Thomas Ford, Kensington Publishing
  • Love and Genetic Weaponry, Lee Patton, Alyson Books
  • Mahu Vice, Neil Plakcy, Alyson Books
  • Murder in the Garden District, Greg Herren, Alyson Books
  • Aaron’s Wait, Dorien Grey, Zumaya Publications
  • All Lost Things, Josh Aterovis , PD Publishing
  • Death in Key West, Jeffrey Round, Cormorant Books
  • Killer of Orchids, Ralph Ashworth, Borders

GAY POETRY

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  • McPoems, Billeh Nickerson, Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Zero Summer, Andrew Demcak, Blazevox Books
  • Equal to the Earth, Jee Leong Koh, Bench Press
  • Desolation of the Chimera, Luis Cernuda, White Pine Press
  • What the Right Hand Knows, Tom Healy, Four Way Books
  • Leaving My Found Eden: A Poetography Collection, Ron L Zheng, Literary Road Press
  • Exile to Gayville, Ragan Fox, Lethe Press
  • Pink Zinnia, Frank Abbott, self-published via AuthorHouse
  • Crosstown, Jason Roush, Orchard House Press
  • The Dance of Nottard Feelings, Mark Bibbins, Copper Canyon Press
  • Sweet Core Orchard, Benjamin S Grossberg, University of Tampa Press
  • Kipocihkan, Gregory Scofield, Nightwood Editions
  • Chronic, DA Powell, Graywolf Press
  • Conjuring Jesus, Brian Day, Guernica Editions
  • Burning Blue, Melvin Palowski Moore, Xlibris
  • Hymn, John Barton, Brick Books
  • The First Risk, Charles Jensen, Lethe Press
  • Breakfast with Thom Gunn, Randall Mann, University of Chicago Press
  • Watch, Greg Miller, University of Chicago Press
  • Persistent Voices: An Anthology of Poets Lost to AIDS, Philip Clark and David Groff, Alyson Books
  • The Brother Swimming Beneath Me, Brent Goodman, Black Lawrence Press
  • Soft Where, Marcus McCann, Chaudiere Books
  • Fresh Frozen, My Blue Monk, Eat My Words – Coming Out Poetry Trilogy, Jon-Henri Damski, Firetrap Press
  • Poems of the Black Object, Ronaldo V. Wilson, Futurepoem Books
  • Advanced Elvis Course, CA Conrad, Soft Skull Press
  • Bright Felon: Autobiography and Cities, Kazim Ali, Wesleyan University Press
  • Lavenderblack, Adam Lowe, Fruit Bruise Press
  • The Book of Frank, CA Conrad, Chax Press
  • True Concessions, Craig Poile, Goose Lane Editions
  • The Craving of Knives, Blaine Marchand, BuschekBooks

GAY ROMANCE

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  • Out of Position, Kyell Gold, Sofawolf Press
  • A Keen Edge, H Leigh Aubrey, H. Leigh Aubrey
  • Take Me Always, Ryan Field, Ravenous Romance
  • The Rest of Our Lives, Dan Stone, Lethe Press
  • Transgressions, Erastes, Running Press
  • Tangled Web, Lee Rowan, Running Press
  • Drama Queers!, Frank Anthony Polito, Kensington Publishing
  • E-Male, Scott Pomfret and Scott Whittier, Palari Publishing
  • Boy Midflight, Charlie David, Palari Publishing
  • Time After Time, JP Bowie, MLR Press

2009-2010 List of Participating Publishers

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  • Adams Media
  • ALC Publishing
  • Alfred A. Knopf
  • Alyson Books
  • Angela Jimenez Photography
  • Antitype Press
  • Aqueduct Press
  • Arktoi Books
  • Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Atheneum Books for Young Readers
  • AuthorHouse
  • Bayview Books
  • Beacon Press
  • Bedazzled Ink Publishing
  • Belhue Press
  • Bella Books
  • Bench Press
  • Benu Press
  • Big Earth Publishing/Bleak House Books
  • Black Lawrence Press
  • Blazevox Books
  • Blind Eye Books
  • Blood Moon Productions
  • Bloomsbury USA
  • Blue Feather Books
  • Bold Strokes Books, Inc
  • Booksurge LLC
  • Borders
  • Brick Books
  • Brisk Press
  • Bubble Press
  • BuschekBooks
  • Bywater Books
  • Cadaverine Publications
  • Carnegie Mellon University Press
  • Casperian Books
  • Cauldron Publications
  • Chaudiere Books
  • Chax Press
  • Chicano Studies Research Center
  • City Lights
  • Class Comics Inc.
  • Cleis Press
  • Closet Case Press
  • Copper Canyon Press
  • Cormorant Books Inc
  • Dark Scribe Press
  • Dodi Press
  • Dog Ear Publishing
  • Doubleday
  • Dramatists Play Service
  • Duke University Press
  • Dzane Books/Black Lawrence Press
  • Edward D. Padilla
  • Eloquent Books
  • Etruscan Press
  • Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Firetrap Press
  • Found Pearl Press
  • Four Way Books
  • Fruit Bruise Press
  • Futurepoem Books
  • GMP Editions
  • Goose Lane Editions
  • Graywolf Press
  • Green Lantern Press
  • Guernica Editions
  • H Publishing
  • H. Leigh Aubrey
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Heinemann
  • Henry Holt
  • Holiday House
  • Homofactus Press, L.L.C.
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Indiana University Press
  • Infinity Publishing
  • Insomniac Press
  • Intaglio Publications
  • iUniverse
  • Jambor Publishing
  • Kelson Books
  • Kensington Publishing
  • Kings Crossing Publishing
  • Les Figues Press
  • Lethe Press
  • Lethe Press/Bear Bones Books
  • Lit Star Press
  • Literary Road Press
  • Litmus Press
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Logical-Lust Publications
  • loveyoudivine
  • Lulu
  • Manic D Press
  • Maxm LTD
  • Mayapple Press
  • McFarland
  • McSweeney’s
  • Mill City Press
  • MLR Press
  • Nazca Plains Corp.
  • New Issues Press
  • Nightwood Editions
  • North Atlantic Books
  • Numina Press
  • NYU Press
  • Oberlin College Press
  • Oracle
  • Orca Book Publishers
  • Orchard House Press
  • Oxford University Press
  • Palari Publishing
  • Palm Drive Publishing
  • PD Publishing
  • Penguin/Hudson Street Press
  • Peter Lang, Inc
  • Phaze Books
  • Princeton University Press
  • Prizm Books
  • Prizm Division of Torquere Press
  • Queen’s English Productions
  • Random House
  • Ravenous Romance
  • Rebel Satori Press/Queer Mojo
  • Red Bone Press
  • Red Trillium Press
  • Regal Crest Enterprises (Quest Imprint)
  • Regal Crest Enterprises, LLC
  • RID Press
  • Rogue Phoenix Press
  • Rose Dog Books
  • Routledge
  • Routledge/Taylor & Francis
  • Running Press
  • Ry Herman
  • Sarabande Books
  • Savvy Press
  • Scribner
  • Seal Press
  • Semiotext(e)
  • Seven Stories Press
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Strebor Books
  • Smoke Tree Press
  • Snare Books
  • Sofawolf Press
  • Soft Skull Press
  • Spectra Bantam
  • Spinsters Ink
  • Spuyten Duyvil Press, NYC
  • St. Martin’s Press
  • Star Cloud Press
  • Starbooks Press
  • Sumach Press
  • SUNY Press
  • Suspect Thought Press
  • Sweetheart Press
  • Synergy Press
  • Syracuse University Press
  • T.I.M.M.-E. Company Inc
  • Tarpaulin Sky Press
  • The Graeae Press
  • The New Press
  • The Sheepmeadow Press
  • Thistledown Press
  • Tightrope Books
  • Top Pen Press
  • Torquere Press
  • Touchstone/Simon & Schuster
  • Tyrus Books
  • University of Alabama Press
  • University of British Columbia Press
  • University of Chicago Press
  • University of Georgia Press
  • University of Illinois Press
  • University of Minnesota Press
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Tampa Press
  • University of Texas Press
  • University of Wisconsin Press
  • Vanilla Heart Publishing
  • W.W. Norton
  • Wesleyan University Press
  • Westview Press
  • White Pine Press
  • Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Wordclay
  • Xlibris
  • Zumaya Publications LLC/Boundless

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