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Michael Luongo’s "Sensual Travels," Gay Erotica From Around the World

By David Toussaint | Apr 21
Traveling and sex are as intertwined as the positions you and your foreign date discover together. Michael Luongo, a Pulitzer-prize nominee, edits the 20 stories exploring these themes in "Sensual Travel: The Best of Gay Erotica."

’The Finisher’ Author David Baldacci on Young Adult Audience

Apr 18
The best-selling author of the new novel "The Target" is also the writer behind a new young adult book called "The Finisher." Baldacci discusses the importance of reading and what he hopes to impart to his young fans.

Novelist Steven Saylor

Honor (And Other Things) Among Thieves :: Steven Saylor on ’Raiders of the Nile’

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15
Openly gay mystery writer and historical novelist Steven Saylor takes a page from the novels of Ancient Greece with the newest adventure of his Ancient Roman investigator, Gordianus -- which is set in Ancient Egypt! Saylor elaborates.

Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Re-Booting the Past :: Kristen Kathryn Rusch on Writing, and Re-Writing, History

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 12
Kristine Kathryn Rusch writes lots of books, in lots of genres. Two her most recent are "Enemy Within" and "Street Justice," both set in the sixties and seventies, an era of widespread prejudices. EDGE gets the story on the stories.

What Are You Laughing At? :: ’The Humor Code’

Apr 8
According to "The Humor Code" co-author and University of Colorado professor Peter McGraw, at the core of humor is one simple formula. "CBS This Morning" contributor Jamie Wax spoke with McGraw and his co-author Joel Warner about testing the formula.

Brittney Griner

Brittney Griner’s Book: Hoops, Hardship and Hope

By Melissa Murphy | Apr 7
Brittney Griner had a busy WNBA offseason. She played in China, vacationed in Miami and watched from courtside while favorite player LeBron James beat her hometown Houston Rockets.

’101’ Vagina is coming to a bookstore near you!

"101 Vagina" Goes on National Book Tour

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 7
Photographer Philip Werner has compiled 101 black and white photos of women’s vaginas, with a message, story or poem written by the subject to accompany the photo. The result is the profound and cheeky "101 Vaginas."

Two New Book Releases for 2014 by Bruno Gmünder

By Mike Halterman | Apr 6
Bruno Gmünder, the international publishing house which caters to the LGBT community with books of fiction, non-fiction, photography and art, has updated two of its most popular titles this past month.

Stirling Silliphant

The ’Fingers of God’ Reach Down :: Nat Segaloff on His Silliphant Bio

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 5
Stirling Silliphant made a mark quite unlike most others on the American cultural landscape, winning the Oscar for his ahead-of-the-curve work on "In the Heat of the Night" and creating two classic TV shows. And that’s not the one-twelfth of it.

History of Lesbian Avengers Chronicled in "Eating Fire"

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
Kelly Cogswell’s "Eating Fire" is one of the first in-depth memoirs of its kind to deal with the Lesbian Avengers, an organization that began in New York 20 years ago, and then spread to 60 chapters all over the U.S. and Canada.