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David Bowie 1947-2016

David Bowie 1947-2016

Like many today, I am deeply saddened by the death of David Bowie at the age of 69. He died in New York early this morning after an 18 month battle with cancer, surrounded by family and friends. I discovered David Bowie when I was a freshman in high school and Let’s Dance was released in 1983. (Anyone else remember Friday Night Videos? Before cable was a mainstream thing and…
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Reader’s Choice Favorite Books for 2015

Reader’s Choice Favorite Books for 2015

The Gay Book Review Reader’s Choice votes are in and your top favorite M/M books results are posted! Congratulations to Riley Hart and her fantastic book Crossroads for being our FAVORITE book for 2015! Coming in a close second and third are Carry the Ocean by Heidi Cullinan and Him by Sarina Bowen and Elle Kennedy. The top 10 books are posted below, in order as voted by Gay Book…
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Favorites: Memory Lane

Favorites: Memory Lane

Gay Book Reviews used to be called Reviews by Jessewave. Reviews by Jessewave opened in 2008 and closed in early 2014. A new team of reviewers re-started the site in the summer of 2015. There are now 7 years of favorite books archived here and here are the top 3 from each year. (Since the site was closed during 2014, I added my personal top 3 of that year.) Favorite…
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The Year in Gay by Rich Juzwiak

The Year in Gay by Rich Juzwiak

Rich Juzwiak, entertainment blogger over at Gawker, has been a favorite of mine since I discovered fourfour almost 10 years ago. He brought me into his world of Whitney Huston, Mariah Carey and his delightful cats Winston and Rudy. (When Rich broke up with his boyfriend and lost custody of both cats, I sobbed like a baby.) And have you seen How They Lost? It’s fucking mesmerizing. Mr. Juzwaik has…
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Steve Grande Christmas Video

Steve Grande Christmas Video

Any other Steve Grande fans out there? WWWOOOOO!!! He has a special video posted for his fans for the holidays. No matter what/why/who/how you are celebrating (or not); no matter who you are with (or not with) I wish you all the Happiest of Holidays! Thank you for all your love and support these last 2.5 years 🙂 – Steve Buy this track: ONLY AVAILABLE on BANDCAMP! It will not…
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Charleston Firefighter’s Calendar!

Charleston Firefighter’s Calendar!

OK, another 2016 Firefighter Calendar for charity, but let’s take it up a notch because PUPPIES!!!!! Charleston South Carolina community’s firefighters, in association with the Charleston Animal Society’s Medical Fund (Toby’s Fund) bring you their 2016 calendar. All proceeds from the 2016 Firefighter Calendar benefit Charleston Animal Society’s Medical Fund (Toby’s Fund) which treats our community’s injured, abused and abandoned animals. Help us save lives and sustain the first No-Kill…
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French Firefighters Calendar!

French Firefighters Calendar!

FIREFIGHTERS!! OK, what gay romance reader doesn’t enjoy a nice M/M firefighter romance? I’m thinking NO ONE! A group of French firemen that belong to France’s Pompiers Sans Frontières (Firefighters Without Borders) proved that they are also gorgeous on the inside with the release of a 2016 calendar. Proceeds from the sales of the calendars go to Pompiers Sans Frontières, which provides humanitarian aid all over the world. Check out…
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Short Story Submission Call

Short Story Submission Call

From our friends at JMS Books LLC: A Queer Small Press Men at Work (Gay Erotic Romance Short Stories) NOTE: This isn’t an anthology; the stories will only be released as individual ebooks. Publisher: JMS Books LLC Deadline: February 29, 2016 Payment: 50% net royalties from all channels, to be paid quarterly Contract: 2 years exclusive, nonrenewable (current authors already published with us may request our standard renewable contract) quarterly…
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