Top Stories

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

By David Toussaint | Apr 16
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."


Book Features

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.

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.


Book Reviews

Call Me Burroughs

By Steven Bergman | Apr 11
A thorough look inside the life of one of the Beat Generation’s founding fathers, who was always honest if not admirable.

The Marriage Act: The Risk I Took to Keep My Best Friend in America, and What It Taught Us About Love

By Terri Schlichenmeyer | Apr 9
What makes a marriage work? Is it effort, honesty, trust, acceptance, love? Or, as in the new book "The Marriage Act" by Liza Monroy, should you strive to marry your best friend -- even if it’s illegal?

Age of Radiance

By Steve Weinstein | Apr 9
Nelson has managed to make the history of the Atomic Age, from the Curies’ discovery of radiation to the Fukushima Daiichi power plant disaster, not only readable but completely fascinating.

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying

By Kitty Drexel | Apr 8
Leifer discusses at length how difficult it is to be a woman in comedy. She understands firsthand how sexism marks her chosen field and uses the bias against her to her advantage.

A View From A Broad

By Daniel Scheffler | Apr 7
Once more, the 1981 memoir of the favorite redhead, not Annie no, our Bette Midler.