Pride 2017 10
Part of Pride 2017, this is a guest post by Book Smugglers Author Dianna Gunn , talking about the work of author & editor Casey Lawrence. When the Book Smugglers reached out and asked me to talk about LGBTQ+ inspirations for Pride Month, I knew I didn’t want to focus on a book—I wanted to […]
As part of Pride 2017, we are highlighting new and upcoming LGBTQIA books. Today, we are giving the floor over to Charles Payseur, reviewer extraordinaire and a Book Smugglers Author, to talk about the upcoming YA novel The Art of Starving by Sam J. Miller. Genre: Contemporary Young Adult Publisher: Harper Collins Publication date: July […]
As part of Pride 2017, we are highlighting new and upcoming LGBTQIA books. Oversight by Santino Hassell is the second book in The Community trilogy – a romantic suspense series following queer characters. We invited the author to write about the inspirations and influences behind the series. The Community: Inspirations and Influences When I started […]
The Waters and Wild of Winter Street by Jessi Cole Jackson Published 6/27/2017 Welcome to 222 Winter Street, home to loving parents Matt and Geoffrey, and their two adopted daughters. Moira and Mystique Brighton-Briggs may identical be twins, but the girls couldn’t be more different. One is all softness and light, the other sharp corners […]
“On The Smugglers’ Radar” is a feature for books that have caught our eye: books we have heard of via other bloggers, directly from publishers, and/or from our regular incursions into the Amazon jungle. Thus, the Smugglers’ Radar was born. Because we want far more books than we can possibly buy or review (what else […]
“Inspirations and Influences” is a series of articles in which we invite authors to write guest posts talking about their Inspirations and Influences. In this feature, we invite writers to talk about their new books, older titles, and their writing overall. Our guest today is Yosia Sing, author of the superhero-themed short story “El Periodista […]
Hello everybody and happy Friday to all. GUESS WHAT! The cover for our next novella to be published in the Novella Initiative has been revealed over at tor.com! Bearly a Lady by Cassandra Khaw is a Rom-com featuring a bi WOC werebear main character and is the first foray of the author into lighter, fluffier […]
Beauty, Glory, Thrift by Alison Tam Published 6/13/2017 I am Thrift and I want to leave this place, and see the far ends of the universe, and never spend another moment in stasis ever again. Take my hand and bring me with you… On a lost planet in the depths of space, goddess-sisters Beauty, Glory […]
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