Book Features

LGBT Science Fiction :: What It Is Depends on Where You Are

By Daniel M. Kimmel | Oct 9
When it comes to stories about LGBTs, sci-fi authors have taken a variety of approaches. Some may feel they no longer have to prove anything while others, seeing gaps, rush to fill the need. EDGE talks to a few writers of the genre.

Better Than Fiction :: William J. Mann on Murder and Mayhem in 'Tinseltown'

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 25
Wiliam J. Mann has written novels, and he's written biographies; he's explored dramatic fiction, and he's produced well-researched histories. Now he brings both those fields of expertise together in the real-life murder mystery "Tinseltown."

Second Annual Read-Out Underscores Books Targeted by Censors

By John Riley | Sep 21
Throw open the floodgates and let the information flow. That's essentially the theme of Banned Books Week, an annual event held by various libraries and literary associations from September 21 to 27.

Book On Gay Steelworkers Prompts Union Changes

Sep 6
Anne Balay's "Steel Closets" has won a prestigious prize -- and prompted workplace reforms in a traditionally macho profession.

Jamie Bissonnette Debuts Charcuterie Cookbook

By EDGE | Sep 5
James Beard Award-winning chef Jamie Bissonnette, of Boston's Toro and Coppa and the recently opened Toro in New York, launches his debut cookbook - "The New Charcuterie Cookbook: Exceptional Cured Meats to Make and Serve at Home."

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Book Reviews

On the Edge

By Daniel Scheffler | Oct 18
Exploring New Ageism in California

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By Daniel Scheffler | Oct 18
A dystopian world where love has been forgotten.

Charming Billy

By Daniel Scheffler | Oct 17
Love, or something like it.

States Of Desire Revisited: Travels in Gay America

By Tony Pinizzotto | Oct 17
Author and Princeton educator Edmund White revisits his LGBT travelogue of life in North America during the onset of the Gay Civil Rights Movement.

Streisand: In the Camera Eye

By Michael Cox | Oct 15
Barbra Streisand may be the only superstar to blend Old Hollywood glamour with New Hollywood verve. Best-selling author James Spada luminously brings these two elements together in "Streisand: In the Camera Eye."

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