'The Heavens Rise' by Christopher Rice

Readers who held out hope that the son of Anne Rice would eventually find his way to the dark side will rejoice over his latest novel, The Heavens Rise (Gallery Books). Those lamenting the time it took him to get here shouldn’t because the years Christopher Rice spent sharpening his literary teeth over the course of… read more

'Suffered From The Night: Queering Stoker’s Dracula' Edited by Steve Berman

In the past year, Lethe Press has “queered” Sherlock Holmes (A Study In Lavender, Joseph DeMarco, editor) and Edgar Allan Poe (Where Thy Dark Eye Glances, edited by Steve Berman) and this October turned their queer eye at the original prince of darkness, Dracula. Fourteen authors (some veterans of the earlier volumes and some new)… read more

'Far From The Tree': NPR Interviews Author Andrew Solomon

NPR interviews author Andrew Solomon about his recent book Far From The Tree,  which “explores what it’s like for parents of children who are profoundly different or likely to be stigmatized—children with down syndrome, deafness, autism, dwarfism, or who are prodigies, become criminals, or are conceived in rape.”… read more

Speculative Dimensions: July 2011

Introductions… Welcome to the revamped speculative fiction corner of the Lambda Literary Foundation’s website. Here’s the spot where chimera rules. We’ll be introducing you to shining new lights in the spec-fic universe and spotlighting the darkest, most fantastical works with reviews and interviews with their creators. … read more

'The Closet Under The Bed' by Lee Thomas (Trailer)

In this collection of eight original tales and seven acclaimed short stories gathered together in one volume for the first time anywhere, Bram Stoker and Lambda Literary Award-winning author, Lee Thomas reminds us that sometimes the most terrifying aspects of the human condition come from within. Read more about Lee Thomas… read more