Book Features

LGBT Science Fiction :: What It Is Depends on Where You Are

By Daniel M. Kimmel | Oct 9
When it comes to stories about LGBTs, sci-fi authors have taken a variety of approaches. Some may feel they no longer have to prove anything while others, seeing gaps, rush to fill the need. EDGE talks to a few writers of the genre.

Better Than Fiction :: William J. Mann on Murder and Mayhem in 'Tinseltown'

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 25
Wiliam J. Mann has written novels, and he's written biographies; he's explored dramatic fiction, and he's produced well-researched histories. Now he brings both those fields of expertise together in the real-life murder mystery "Tinseltown."

Book On Gay Steelworkers Prompts Union Changes

Sep 6
Anne Balay's "Steel Closets" has won a prestigious prize -- and prompted workplace reforms in a traditionally macho profession.

Jamie Bissonnette Debuts Charcuterie Cookbook

By EDGE | Sep 5
James Beard Award-winning chef Jamie Bissonnette, of Boston's Toro and Coppa and the recently opened Toro in New York, launches his debut cookbook - "The New Charcuterie Cookbook: Exceptional Cured Meats to Make and Serve at Home."

It's 'Finis' for Maltin's Movie Guides

Aug 23
Plume, an imprint of Penguin Random House, says "Leonard Maltin's 2015 Movie Guide" will be the 36th and final edition.

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Book Reviews

Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood

By Lewis Whittington | Oct 22
William J. Mann forwards an exposé of 1920s Hollywood moguls and grifters, starlets and pimps, drugs and sex, some stars enjoying thriving careers, some on the lam from the law.

Someone

By Daniel Scheffler | Oct 20
A small life in Brooklyn is the subject of Alice MacDermott's new novel.

On the Edge

By Daniel Scheffler | Oct 18
Exploring New Ageism in California

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By Daniel Scheffler | Oct 18
A dystopian world where love has been forgotten.

States Of Desire Revisited: Travels in Gay America

By Tony Pinizzotto | Oct 17
Author and Princeton educator Edmund White revisits his LGBT travelogue of life in North America during the onset of the Gay Civil Rights Movement.

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