Zombie Eye for the Living Guy
October 31 2012 3:00 AM ET

Recipe: Keep Your Undead LGBT Party Guests Happy

Sunnivie Brydum

Just in time for Halloween, gay author J.M. Hewitt takes readers six feet under with costume and culinary suggestions for a party befitting the zombie apocalypse.

Mystery and Unstoppable Sex and Rachel Maddow in 9 Audio Books You Should Listen To
October 25 2012 6:07 PM ET

Nine Audio Books You Should Listen To

Diane Anderson-Minshall

As we head into holiday season, many readers are gearing up for road trips. Best way to get through one? Audio books — they can be downloaded on your iPod or MP3 player or bought as CDs from several companies including the powerhouse Audible.com (which works with Amazon and offers a variety of price plans including one book a month for $14.95) and the fiesty newcomer AudioBooks.com (which lets you stream as many books as you like for a flat monthly fee of $29.95). Here are just nine of our fave audio books with LGBT content.

Author Conversation Annameekee Hesik Jeremy Jordan King
October 19 2012 2:00 AM ET

Love, Labels, and YA Literature for Queer Kids

Sunnivie Brydum

In this exclusive author conversation, two out authors with new young adult books reflect on the important queer literature and real-life scenarios that inspired them.

Bookshelf Five Great Overlooked Lesbian Books From 2012
October 17 2012 4:00 AM ET

5 Great Overlooked Lesbian Books

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Every so often a great book about queer women goes overlooked, much to readers' chagrin.

Lee Lynch and Lori Lake on Lesbian Mystery, Police Raids, and Fairy Godmothers
October 16 2012 2:00 AM ET

Lee Lynch and Lori Lake on Lesbian Mystery, Police Raids, and Fairy Godmothers

Sunnivie Brydum

Legendary literary pioneer Lee Lynch and mystery novelist Lori L. Lake wax poetic about creating compelling characters, writing for a mainstream audience, and the importance of those lesbian scribes who came before them.

Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore and Sassafras Lowrey Discuss the Queer Margins
October 14 2012 10:54 AM ET

Authors Tackle the Queer Margins

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Sassafras Lowrey, author of Roving Pack, a novel set in an underground world of homeless queer teens, talks to Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore, the editor of Why Are Faggots So Afraid of Faggots? Flaming Challenges to Masculinity, Objectification, and the Desire to Conform.

Watch the Story of a Straight Man Who Lived as Gay For a Year
October 11 2012 1:53 PM ET

WATCH: The Coming Out Story That Made a Straight Man Live as Gay for a Year

Lucas Grindley

The author of a new book, who spent a year posing as a gay man, has one of the most impressive stories of how coming out can change the world.

October 11 2012 1:30 PM ET

Book Excerpt: From the Closet to the Altar

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Photos of Growing Up Gay
October 09 2012 4:00 AM ET

Photos of Growing Up Gay

Sunnivie Brydum

Born This Way: Real Stories of Growing Up Gay documents the LGBT experience through heartfelt, campy childhood photos, and hits bookstands today.

WATCH John Waters Read a Sexy Passage From Lady Chatterleys Lover
October 08 2012 2:34 PM ET

WATCH: John Waters Read a Sexy Passage From Lady Chatterley's Lover

Neal Broverman

Filmmaking legend John Waters, who's broken so many taboos himself, recently read aloud from Lady Chatterley's Lover, the work of another gay innovator.

Graphic Novelist Writes Book for Kids After Dying Wish From Gay Brother
October 05 2012 3:00 AM ET

Novelist Writes Kids' Book After Gay Brother's Dying Wish

Diane Anderson-Minshall

When Brad Brown was dying of AIDS, he asked his brother for one little favor.