Topics :: GLBT Books

Five Classic Isherwood Novels

By Michael Cox | Monday Dec 2, 2013
A peer to some of the greatest gay literary figures of the 20th century and inspired by the conflict between sexuality and spirituality, Christopher Isherwood’s finest fiction is recorded in his later works.

Beards: An Unshaved History

By Brian Callaghan | Monday Nov 11, 2013
A wonderful new coffee table book traces the history of beards and facial hair from the Greeks and Jesus to Hugh Jackman and George Clooney.

Men and Gods

By JC Alvarez | Saturday Nov 2, 2013
"Men and Gods" is photographer David Vance’s latest exploration of the male physique in all its grand expression, proving the male physique is closer to the divine than anyone could have imagined.

The Blind Masseuse: A Traveler’s Memoir from Costa Rica to Cambodia

By | Wednesday Oct 16, 2013
Take a sneak peek at Alden Jones’ travel memoir, "The Blind Masseuse: A Traveler’s Memoir from Costa Rica to Cambodia," where the author gives an addictive, transporting look at the many aspects of life, civilization and travel.

Hombres

By Michael Cox | Friday Oct 4, 2013
"Hombres" by Joan Crisol is 81 pages of underwear, swimwear and athletic wear, modeled by absurdly chiseled European men in exotic, Spanish settings. It’s all the most flammable ingredients, yet nothing seems to catch fire.

Capolavoro di Uomo: Masterpiece of Man

By Michael Cox | Monday Sep 30, 2013
"Capolavoro di Uomo: Masterpiece of Man" is an art gallery of some of the world’s most intriguing and diverse gay erotic art, from 46 artists. What makes this collection so becoming is the way the artists take us into the secret realms of unique desire.

Killing His Darlings :: ’Boystown’ Scribe Marshall Thornton on ’Murder Book’

By Kilian Melloy | Thursday May 9, 2013
A series of mystery novels centered around a gay sleuth that delivers both thrills and heartbreak is like the Spanish Inquisition: To reference Monty Python, no one expects it. Author Marshall Thornton chatted with EDGE about the new novel, "Murder Book."

At Last, Kevin Killian’s ’Spreadeagle’

By John F. Karr | Thursday May 2, 2013
Describing Kevin Killian’s novel "Spreadeagle" as long-awaited isn’t, for once, a cliche. He started writing it in 1990, and even when he thought he’d finished the book, he found it facing a long and beleaguered road to publication.

2 Moms Book Back on Utah School District’s Shelves

Tuesday Jan 15, 2013
A book about a lesbian couple raising children has returned to a Utah school district’s library shelves, amid a lawsuit from the American Civil Liberties Union.

Home for the Holidays Gift Guide 2012

By Mark Thompson | Wednesday Nov 28, 2012
If you’re looking for gifts that might last a little longer than a bottle of bubby, then you could do worse than peruse some of the selections from this year’s "Home for the Holidays" gift guide.