Tag Archives: Books

Lammy Shortlist Unveiled

Lambda Literary, the USA’s oldest and largest LGBT+ literary arts organisation, has announced the finalists for the 29th Annual Lambda Literary Awards – or the “Lammys,” as they are often known. The books were chosen from nearly 900 titles released last year, reflecting a hugely vibrant queer press today. The winners will be announced at a gala ceremony on the evening […]

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Bi Bookshelf: On Wings of Pity

Book Review: “On Wings Of Pity” by Neil James Hudson. Published by eXcessica &  available as an ebook on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Google Play and Kobo. Suffering from a new disease called “Thirds”, and with his only hope for survival pinned on a succubus called Ellathea, Marec Newmann is unwillingly drawn into a war between two opposing forces. On […]

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Bookish?

Equal Ever After by Lynne Featherstone [here on amazon] This is the book of the story of the same-sex marriage bill. Think of it as kinda the book of the film. Everything you remember, a couple of subplots you totally missed, and some explanations of bits you didn’t quite understand at the time.  It’s told by the junior minister who […]

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Best Bi Books of the past year

The annual Bisexual Book Awards has unveiled its shortlist for the fourth year of awards with the best of bi literature in a range of categories. Last year’s ten categories has slimmed slightly to nine, losing the “best anthology” section. The winners will be announced on June 3rd. For more on bisexual books see our Bi Books page with past […]

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Purple Prose Unleashed!

Purple Prose, a collection of writing about being bi in the UK, is published today. The book was funded through a kickstarter and so those who helped bring it to print have already been sent copies, while a few were available for sale at BiCon in Preston. There’s a launch party tomorrow night in London at Brixton Community Base, Talma […]

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Book Review: And Then There Were Three

Book Review: And Then There Were Three: Sixty-Seven Letters to Sasha by Julia G. Fox West Yorkshire, April 2016. On Amazon, here. I find well-written memoirs fascinating, I enjoy novels written in epistolary form, and I’ve complained more than once elsewhere about the lack of stories in which poly relationships are portrayed in ways that feel real – i.e. the […]

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Final dash for Purple Prose

With two and a half days to go, bi book Purple Prose: Bisexuality In Britain is about £1200 short of its fundraising goal.  Strictly the target is further away than that but BiCon Continuity Limited – the parent organisation that looks after any accumulated surplus from the annual bi gathering – has pledged up to £1000 in match funding to […]

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Bi Book Looking for a Kickstart

New bisexual book Purple Prose is running a Kickstarter to get itself up off the ground. Like so much bi stuff – BCN magazine included – it’s not being funded by advertisers, LGBT organisations or Pink Pound corporates: so it’s up to us to put our hands into our pockets and make this happen. Take a look at their indiegogo […]

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