Submissions: Fifth Annual                   Bisexual Book Awards

 

Updated Monday Nov 20

 

All Fiction

  1. 24/7 by J A Rock, Riptide Publishing
  2. An Accident of Stars by Foz Meadows, Angry Robot 
  3. All the Feels by Danika Stone, Swoon Reads, Feiwel and Friends/Macmillan
  4. Assassins: Discord by Erica Cameron, Triton Books/Riptide Publishing 
  5. The Backup by Erica Kudisch. Anglerfish Press/Riptide Publishing
  6. Cassia by Lanette Kauten, Evolved Publishing
  7. Caught Inside by Jamie Deacon, Beaten Track Publishing 
  8. Change of Address by Jordan Brock, Riptide Publishing
  9. Diary of Fire by Elias Miguel Munoz, Tincture
  10. ECHO Campaign by Taylor Brooke, Limitless Publishing
  11. Everyday History by Alice Archer, Dreamspinner Press
  12. Flinging It by G. Benson, Ylva Publishing 
  13. F*THS (Friends That Have Sex) by G.L. Tomas, Rebellious Valkyrie Press 
  14. Gena/Finn by Hannah Moskowitz & Kat Helgeson, Chronicle Books  
  15. The Goat: Building the Perfect Victim by Bill Kieffer, Red Ferret Press 
  16. In the Present Tense by Carrie Pack, Interlude Press 
  17. A Kind of Truth by Lane Hayes, Dreamspinner Press 
  18. Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova, Sourcebooks Fire  
  19. Look Both Ways bt Alison Cherry, Delacorte Press / Random House Children’s Books
  20. Love Bi the Way by Bhaavna Arora. Penguin/Penguin Random House India
  21. The Man on Top of the World by Vanessa Clark, Bold Strokes Books 
  22. Misinformation by Keelan Ellis, Dreamspinner Press
  23. Necrotech by KC Alexander, Angry Robot 
  24. Not Your Sidekick by C.B. Lee, Duet/Interlude Press   
  25. Obscura Burning by Suzanne van Rooyen, Harmony Ink/Dreamspinner Press
  26. The Olive Conspiracy by Shira Glassman, self-published 
  27. Omen Operation by Taylor Brooke, Limitless Publishing
  28. Order in the Court by Casey Lawrence, Harmony Ink Press/Dreamspinner Press
  29. Out on Good Behavior by Dahlia Adler, Dahlia Adler 
  30. Pale Winter Sun by Michael R. Collins, self-published
  31. Punk Rock-A-Bye Baby by Jenna Galicki, Beau to Beau Publishing 
  32. Real World by BA Tortuga, Dreamspinner Press
  33. Reclaiming Hope by Shell Taylor, Dreamspinner Press
  34. Speak Its Name by Kathleen Jowitt, self-published
  35. The Star Host by F.T. Lukens, Duet / Interlude Press   
  36. The Sun Dragon by Annabelle Jay, Harmony Ink Press  
  37. Tales from Perach by Shira Glassman, self-published
  38. A Triad in Three Acts (The Complete Forester Trilogy) by Blaine D. Arden, Cayendi Press / Self-Published
  39. Vow of Celibacy by Erin Judge, Rare Bird Books 
  40. The WAG and the Scoundrel by Debbie McGowan, Beaten Track Publishing 
  41. What Remains by Garrett Leigh, Riptide Publishing  

 

 

All Non-Fiction

  1. Advice from a Wild Deuce: The Best of Ask Tiggy by Tiggy Upland, Jennifer L. Bonardi  
  2. The Body’s Alphabet by Ann Tweedy, Headmistress Press
  3. A Girl Called Vincent: The Life of Poet Edna St. Vincent Millay by Krystyna Goddu, Chicago Review Press 
  4. Purple Prose: Bisexuality in Britain edited by Kate Harrad, Thorntree Press
  5. Women in Relationships with Bisexual Men: Bi Men By Women by Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, Lexington Books 
  6. In the Volcano’s Mouth by Miriam Greenberg, Pitt Poetry Series / University of Pittsburgh Press

 

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2016 Bisexual Book Categories

 

Bisexual Fiction 

  1. Cassia by Lanette Kauten, Evolved Publishing
  2. Diary of Fire by Elias Miguel Munoz, Tincture-
  3. Speak Its Name by Kathleen Jowitt, self-published
  4. Vow of Celibacy by Erin Judge, Rare Bird Books
  5. The WAG and the Scoundrel by Debbie McGowan, Beaten Track Publishing


Bisexual Non-Fiction

  1. Advice from a Wild Deuce: The Best of Ask Tiggy by Tiggy Upland, Jennifer L. Bonardi 
  2. Purple Prose: Bisexuality in Britain edited by Kate Harrad, Thorntree Press
  3. Women in Relationships with Bisexual Men: Bi Men By Women by Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, Lexington Books 

 

Bisexual Memoir/Biography

  1. A Girl Called Vincent: The Life of Poet Edna St. Vincent Millay by Krystyna Goddu, Chicago Review Press 

 

Bisexual Speculative Fiction [Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror] 

  1. An Accident of Stars by Foz Meadows, Angry Robot 
  2. The Backup, Erica Kudisch. Anglerfish Press/Riptide Publishing
  3. ECHO Campaign by Taylor Brooke, Limitless Publishing
  4. The Goat: Building the Perfect Victim by Bill Kieffer, Red Ferret Press
  5. In the Present Tense by Carrie Pack, Interlude Press 
  6. Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova, Sourcebooks Fire  
  7. Necrotech by KC Alexander, Angry Robot 
  8. Not Your Sidekick, C.B. Lee, Duet/Interlude Press 
  9. Obscura Burning by Suzanne van Rooyen, Harmony Ink/Dreamspinner Press
  10. The Olive Conspiracy by Shira Glassman, self-published 
  11. Omen Operation by Taylor Brooke, Limitless Publishing
  12. The Star Host by F.T. Lukens, Duet / Interlude Press
  13. The Sun Dragon by Annabelle Jay, Harmony Ink Press 
  14. Tales from Perach by Shira Glassman, self-published
  15. A Triad in Three Acts (The Complete Forester Trilogy) by Blaine D. Arden, Cayendi Press / Self-Published

 

Bisexual Teen/YA Fiction

  1. An Accident of Stars by Foz Meadows, Angry Robot 
  2. All the Feels by Danika Stone, Swoon Reads / Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group
  3. Assassins: Discord by Erica Cameron, Triton Books/Riptide Publishing
  4. Caught Inside by Jamie Deacon, Beaten Track Publishing 
  5. ECHO Campaign by Taylor Brooke, Limitless Publishing
  6. Gena/Finn by Hannah Moskowitz & Kat Helgeson, Chronicle Books 
  7. Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova, Sourcebooks Fire  
  8. Look Both Ways bt Alison Cherry, Delacorte Press / Random House Children’s Books
  9. Not Your Sidekick, C.B. Lee, Duet/Interlude Press 
  10. Obscura Burning by Suzanne van Rooyen, Harmony Ink/Dreamspinner Press
  11. Omen Operation by Taylor Brooke, Limitless Publishing
  12. Order in the Court, Casey Lawrence, Harmony Ink Press/Dreamspinner Press
  13. Pale Winter Sun by Michael R. Collins, self-published
  14. The Star Host by F.T. Lukens, Duet / Interlude Press
  15. The Sun Dragon by Annabelle Jay, Harmony Ink PressBisexual Mystery
  16. Tales from Perach by Shira Glassman, self-published

 

Bisexual Romance 

  1. 24/7 by J A Rock, Riptide Publishing
  2. Change of Address by Jordan Brock, Riptide Publishing
  3. Everyday History by Alice Archer, Dreamspinner Press
  4. Flinging It by G. Benson, Ylva Publishing 
  5. F*THS (Friends That Have Sex) by G.L. Tomas, Rebellious Valkyrie Press 
  6. A Kind of Truth by Lane Hayes, Dreamspinner Press 
  7. Love Bi the Way by Penguin/Penguin Random House India
  8. The Man on Top of the World by Vanessa Clark, Bold Strokes Books 
  9. Misinformation by Keelan Ellis, Dreamspinner Press
  10. Out on Good Behavior by Dahlia Adler, self-published
  11. Punk Rock-A-Bye Baby, Jenna Galicki, Beau to Beau Publishing 
  12. Real World by BA Tortuga, Dreamspinner Press
  13. Reclaiming Hope by Shell Taylor, Dreamspinner Press
  14. What Remains by Garrett Leigh, Riptide Publishing

 

Bisexual Mystery

  1. Assassins: Discord by Erica Cameron, Triton Books/Riptide Publishing
  2. The Backup by Erica Kudisch. Anglerfish Press/Riptide Publishing
  3. The Olive Conspiracy by Shira Glassman, self-published 
  4. Order in the Court by Casey Lawrence, Harmony Ink Press/Dreamspinner Press
  5. A Triad in Three Acts (The Complete Forester Trilogy) by Blaine D. Arden, Cayendi Press / self-published

 

Bisexual Erotic Fiction/Erotica

  1. 24/7 by J A Rock, Riptide Publishing
  2. The Goat: Building the Perfect Victim by Bill Kieffer, Red Ferret Press
  3. The Man on Top of the World by Vanessa Clark, Bold Strokes Books 
  4. Punk Rock-A-Bye Baby by Jenna Galicki, Beau to Beau Publishing

 

Bisexual Poetry

  1. The Body’s Alphabet by Ann Tweedy, Headmistress Press
  2. In the Volcano’s Mouth by Miriam Greenberg, Pitt Poetry Series/ University of Pittsburgh Press

 

Bisexual Anthology

  1. Purple Prose: Bisexuality in Britain edited by Kate Harrad, Thorntree Press

 

Bisexual Graphic Novel/Memoir

Submissions: Fourth Annual Bisexual Book Awards

The books listed below are submissions for the Fourth Annual Bisexual Book Awards. Our team of judges are already reading and evaluating these books to determine which are the best of 2015. Our judges are writers, editors, academics, book reviewers, librarians and voracious readers. The deadline to submit was Mon. Dec 7, 2015. Finalists will be announced in late March. Winners will be announced at our Bisexual Book Awards Ceremony in New York City on Fri June 3rd.

 

2015 Bisexual Books -updated Fri Feb 5th

 

All Fiction

  1. About a Girl: A Novel (The Metamorphoses Trilogy) by Sarah McCarry, St. Martin's Griffin/Macmillan
  2. The Ambassador’s Wife by Jennifer Steil, Doubleday
  3. Ariah by B R Sanders, Love, Sex & Merlot/The Zharmae Publishing Press
  4. Autumn Harvest by Tof Eklund, Big World Network
  5. Bad Idea by Erica Yang, Queerteen Press/JMS Books 
  6. Bi-Satisfied by Nikki-Michelle, Kensington/Urban Renaissance 
  7. Black Iris by Leah Raeder, Atria/Simon & Schuster
  8. Bound with Honor by Megan Mulry, Riptide Publishing
  9. Breakaway by Avon Gale, Dreamspinner Press 
  10. The Burnt Toast B&B by Heidi Belleau and Rachel Haimowitz, Riptide Publishing
  11. Cam Girl by Leah Raeder, Atria Books/Simon & Schuster
  12. Caught! by J.L. Merrow, Samhain
  13. Daron's Guitar Chronicles: Volume Seven by Cecilia Tan, Self-Published
  14. Daron's Guitar Chronicles: Volume Eight by Cecilia Tan, Self-Published
  15. Dead Ringer by Heidi Belleau and Sam Schooler, Riptide Publishing
  16. Death Defiant by Paige Reiring, Spreiring
  17. For the Love of Cake by Erin Dutton, Bold Strokes Books
  18. The Giddy Death of the Gays & the Strange Demise of Straights by Redfern Jon Barrett, Lethe Press 
  19. The Girl Next Door by Amy Jo Cousins, Samhain
  20. Goddess by Kelly Gardiner, Harper360/HarperCollins 
  21. The Gods of Tango by Carolina De Robertis, Knopf Penguin/Random House 
  22. A Hard Ride Home by Emory Vargas, Less Than Three Press
  23. The Harem Master by Megan Derr, Less Than Three Press
  24. A Harvest of Ripe Figs by Shira Glassman, Prizm Books
  25. How To F♥ck Your Psychiatrist by Basil Papademos, Excessica Books
  26. I'll Always Miss You by Raine O'Tierney, Harmony Ink
  27. The Incubus Saga Book 3: Sidhe by Amanda Meuwissen, Big World Network
  28. The Inheritor by Laura Antoniou, Luster Imprints/Circlet Press 
  29. Kneel, Mr. President by Lauren Gallagher, Samhain Publishing
  30. Let the Wrong Light In by Avon Gale, Dreamspinner Press
  31. The Life and Death of Sophie Stark by Anna North, Blue Rider Press/Penguin Random House
  32. Mating Flight by Bard Bloom, CreateSpace
  33. Ménage à Musketeer: A Novel of Sword and Debauchery by Lissa Trevor, Riverdale Avenue Books
  34. Out of Order by Casey Lawrence Harmony Ink/Dreamspinner Press
  35. Owner of a Lonely Heart by Mel Bossa, Less Than Three Press
  36. Peripheral People by Michelle Moore and Reesa Herberth, Riptide Publishing
  37. Possession of the Soul (Book One of the Fantasy is Alive Series) by Trinity Blacio, Riverdale Avenue Books
  38. The Provocateur's Payback by Paco Munoz-Botas, Riverdale Avenue Books 
  39. Puppet Boy by Christian Baines, Bold Strokes Books
  40. Seven Tears at High Tide by C.B. Lee, Duet Books
  41. She Whom I Love by Tess Bowery, Samhain Publishing
  42. Show Yourself To Me: Queer Kink Erotica by Xan West, Go Deeper Press
  43. Signs Point to Yes by Sandy Hall, Swoon Reads/Macmillan
  44. The Small Backs of Children by Lidia Yuknavitch, Harper Books/Harper Collins
  45. Spyder’s Trouble, I. Korin Dushayl, Circlet Press
  46. Sunset Park (Five Boroughs #2) by Santino Hassell, Dreamspinner Press
  47. The Swede by Robert Karjel; Nancy Pick Harper/Harper Collins
  48. Tepid Tea by Luke Fremont, Harken Media
  49. The Tide of War by Lori A. Witt, Riptide Publishing 
  50. The Triad Trial by Lauren E. Mitchell, Less Than Three Press
  51. The Unfortunates by Sophie McManus, Farrar, Straus and Giroux 
  52. The Untold Tale by J.M. Frey, Reuts Publications
  53. Where the Grass is Greener by Debbie McGowan and Raine O’Tierney, Beaten Track Publishing
  54. A Wild Swan by Michael Cunningham with Illustrations by Yuko Shimizu; Farrar, Straus and Giroux/Macmillan
  55. A Winter in Rome by Francis Gideon, Less Than Three Press 

 

All Non-fiction

  1. Ancient Sex: New Essays edited by Ruby Blondell and Kirk Ormand, Ohio State University Press 
  2. Bisexuality: Identities, Politics, and Theories by Surya Monro, Palgrave/Macmillan 
  3. Bisexuality in Education: Erasure, Exclusion and the Absence of Intersectionality by Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, Routledge 
  4. BodyHome by Chelsey Clammer, Hopewell Publications
  5. Call It Wonder: An Odyssey of Love, Sex, Spirit, and Travel by Kate Evans, Coyote Creek Books 
  6. Caprice: Collected, Uncollected, and New Collaborations by Denise Duhamel & Maureen Seaton (with illustrations by Thalo Kersey), Sibling Rivalry Press 
  7. A House in St John's Wood by Matthew Spender, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  8. Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl by Carrie Brownstein, Riverhead Books/Penguin
  9. Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham by Emily Bingham, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  10. Lesbian, Queer, and Bisexual Women in Heterosexual Relationships: Narratives of Sexual Identity by Ahoo Tabatabai, Lexington Books
  11. Long Red Hair by Meags Fitzgerald, Conundrum Press
  12. Love's Refraction: Jealousy and Compersion in Queer Women's Polyamorous Relationships by Jillian Deri, University of Toronto Press
  13. The Manly Pursuit of Desire and Love by Perry Brass, Belhue Press
  14. My Ríastrad by Kevin Hogan, Antrim House / Antrim House Books
  15. No Confession, No Mass by Jennifer Perrine-University of Nebraska Press
  16. Not Gay: Sex between Straight White Men (Sexual Cultures) by Jane Ward, NYU Press 
  17. Wolfman Librarian by Filip Marinovich, Ugly Duckling Presse

 

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2015 Bisexual Book Categories -updated Fri Feb 12th

 

Memoir/Biography 

  1. BodyHome by Chelsey Clammer, Hopewell Publications
  2. Call It Wonder: An Odyssey of Love, Sex, Spirit, and Travel by Kate Evans, Coyote Creek Books 
  3. A House in St John's Wood by Matthew Spender, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  4. Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl by Carrie Brownstein, Riverhead Books/Penguin
  5. Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham by Emily Bingham, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  6. Long Red Hair by Meags Fitzgerald, Conundrum Press

 

Non-fiction

  1. Ancient Sex: New Essays edited by Ruby Blondell and Kirk Ormand, Ohio State University Press
  2. Bisexuality: Identities, Politics, and Theories by Surya Monro, Palgrave/Macmillan 
  3. Bisexuality in Education: Erasure, Exclusion and the Absence of Intersectionality edited by Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli, Routledge 
  4. Lesbian, Queer, and Bisexual Women in Heterosexual Relationships: Narratives of Sexual Identity by Ahoo Tabatabai, Lexington Books
  5. Love's Refraction: Jealousy and Compersion in Queer Women's Polyamorous Relationships by Jillian Deri, University of Toronto Press
  6. The Manly Pursuit of Desire and Love by Perry Brass, Belhue Press
  7. Not Gay: Sex between Straight White Men (Sexual Cultures) by Jane Ward, NYU Press  

 

Fiction-General 

  1. The Ambassador’s Wife by Jennifer Steil, Doubleday
  2. The Giddy Death of the Gays & the Strange Demise of Straights by Redfern Jon Barrett, Lethe Press 
  3. Goddess by Kelly Gardiner, Harper360/HarperCollins 
  4. The Gods of Tango by Carolina De Robertis, Knopf Penguin/Random House 
  5. How To Fuck Your Psychiatrist by Basil Papademos, Excessica Books
  6. The Life and Death of Sophie Stark by Anna North, Blue Rider Press/Penguin Random House
  7. Puppet Boy by Christian Baines, Bold Strokes Books
  8. The Small Backs of Children by Lidia Yuknavitch, Harper Books/Harper Collins
  9. Tepid Tea by Luke Fremont, Harken Media
  10. The Unfortunates Farrar by Sophie McManus, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  11. A Wild Swan by Michael Cunningham with Illustrations by Yuko Shimizu; Farrar, Straus and Giroux/Macmillan 

 

Erotic Fiction/Erotica

  1. Autumn Harvest by Tof Eklund, Big World Network
  2. Bi-Satisfied by Nikki-Michelle, Kensington/Urban Renaissance 
  3. Bound with Honor by Megan Mulry, Riptide Publishing
  4. Dead Ringer by Heidi Belleau and Sam Schooler, Riptide Publishing
  5. A Hard Ride Home by Emory Vargas, Less Than Three Press
  6. How To F♥ck Your Psychiatrist by Basil Papademos, Excessica Books
  7. The Incubus Saga Book 3: Sidhe by Amanda Meuwissen, Big World Network
  8. The Inheritor by Laura Antoniou, Luster Imprints/Circlet Press
  9. Kneel, Mr. President by Lauren Gallagher, Samhain Publishing
  10. Let the Wrong Light In by Avon Gale, Dreamspinner Press
  11. Ménage à Musketeer: A Novel of Sword and Debauchery by Lissa Trevor, Riverdale Avenue Books
  12. Possession of the Soul (Book One of the Fantasy is Alive Series) by Trinity Blacio, Riverdale Avenue Books
  13. She Whom I Love by Tess Bowery, Samhain Publishing 
  14. Show Yourself To Me: Queer Kink Erotica by Xan West, Go Deeper Press
  15. Spyder’s Trouble, I. Korin Dushayl, Circlet Press
  16. Sunset Park (Five Boroughs #2) by Santino Hassell, Dreamspinner Press
  17. The Triad Trial by Lauren E. Mitchell, Less Than Three Press
  18. A Winter in Rome by Francis Gideon, Less Than Three Press 

 

Romance

  1. Ariah by B R Sanders, Love, Sex & Merlot/The Zharmae Publishing Press
  2. Autumn Harvest by Tof Eklund, Big World Network
  3. Bad Idea by Erica Yang, Queerteen Press/JMS Books 
  4. Black Iris by Leah Raeder, Atria/Simon & Schuster
  5. Bound with Honor by Megan Mulry, Riptide Publishing
  6. Breakaway by Avon Gale, Dreamspinner Press 
  7. The Burnt Toast B&B by Heidi Belleau and Rachel Haimowitz, Riptide Publishing
  8. Cam Girl by Leah Raeder, Atria Books/Simon & Schuster
  9. Caught! by J.L. Merrow, Samhain
  10. Daron's Guitar Chronicles: Volume Seven by Cecilia Tan, Self-Published
  11. Daron's Guitar Chronicles: Volume Eight by Cecilia Tan, Self-Published
  12. Dead Ringer by Heidi Belleau and Sam Schooler, Riptide Publishing
  13. For the Love of Cake by Erin Dutton, Bold Strokes Books
  14. The Girl Next Door by Amy Jo Cousins, Samhain
  15. A Hard Ride Home by Emory Vargas, Less Than Three Press
  16. The Harem Master by Megan Derr, Less Than Three Press
  17. A Harvest of Ripe Figs by Shira Glassman, Prizm Books
  18. I'll Always Miss You by Raine O'Tierney, Harmony Ink
  19. The Incubus Saga Book 3: Sidhe by Amanda Meuwissen, Big World Network
  20. Kneel, Mr. President by Lauren Gallagher, Samhain Publishing
  21. Let the Wrong Light In by Avon Gale, Dreamspinner Press
  22. Mating Flight by Bard Bloom, CreateSpace
  23. Ménage à Musketeer: A Novel of Sword and Debauchery by Lissa Trevor, Riverdale Avenue Books
  24. Out of Order by Casey Lawrence Harmony Ink/Dreamspinner Press
  25. Owner of a Lonely Heart by Mel Bossa, Less Than Three Press
  26. Peripheral People by Michelle Moore and Reesa Herberth, Riptide Publishing
  27. Possession of the Soul (Book One of the Fantasy is Alive Series) by Trinity Blacio, Riverdale Avenue Books
  28. Seven Tears at High Tide by C.B. Lee, Duet Books
  29. She Whom I Love by Tess Bowery, Samhain Publishing
  30. Sunset Park (Five Boroughs #2) by Santino Hassell, Dreamspinner Press
  31. The Triad Trial by Lauren E. Mitchell, Less Than Three Press
  32. Where the Grass is Greener by Debbie McGowan and Raine O’Tierney, Beaten Track Publishing
  33. A Winter in Rome by Francis Gideon, Less Than Three Press 

 

Speculative Fiction (Sci-fi/Fantasy/Horror/Etc.)

  1. Ariah by B R Sanders, Love, Sex & Merlot/The Zharmae Publishing Press
  2. Autumn Harvest by Tof Eklund, Big World Network
  3. Death Defiant by Paige Reiring, Spreiring
  4. The Harem Master by Megan Derr, Less Than Three Press
  5. A Harvest of Ripe Figs by Shira Glassman, Prizm Books
  6. The Incubus Saga Book 3: Sidhe by Amanda Meuwissen, Big World Network
  7. Mating Flight by Bard Bloom, CreateSpace
  8. Peripheral People by Michelle Moore and Reesa Herberth, Riptide Publishing
  9. Possession of the Soul (Book One of the Fantasy is Alive Series) by Trinity Blacio, Riverdale Avenue Books
  10. Seven Tears at High Tide by C.B. Lee, Duet Books
  11. Spyder’s Trouble, I. Korin Dushayl, Circlet Press
  12. The Tide of War by Lori A. Witt, Riptide Publishing 
  13. The Triad Trial by Lauren E. Mitchell, Less Than Three Press
  14. The Untold Tale by J.M. Frey, Reuts Publications

 

Teen/YA Fiction

  1. About a Girl: A Novel (The Metamorphoses Trilogy) by Sarah McCarry, St. Martin's Griffin/Macmillan
  2. Bad Idea by Erica Yang, Queerteen Press/JMS Books 
  3. I'll Always Miss You by Raine O'Tierney, Harmony Ink
  4. Mating Flight by Bard Bloom, CreateSpace
  5. Not Otherwise Specified by Hannah Moskowitz, Simon Pulse/Simon & Schuster
  6. Out of Order by Casey Lawrence Harmony Ink/Dreamspinner Press
  7. Seven Tears at High Tide by C.B. Lee, Duet Books
  8. Signs Point to Yes by Sandy Hall, Swoon Reads/Macmillan

 

Poetry

  1. Caprice: Collected, Uncollected, and New Collaborations by Denise Duhamel & Maureen Seaton (with illustrations by Thalo Kersey), Sibling Rivalry Press 
  2. My Ríastrad by Kevin Hogan, Antrim House / Antrim House Books
  3. No Confession, No Mass by Jennifer Perrine-University of Nebraska Press
  4. Wolfman Librarian by Filip Marinovich, Ugly Duckling Presse

 

Mystery

  1. A Harvest of Ripe Figs by Shira Glassman, Prizm Books
  2. Out of Order by Casey Lawrence Harmony Ink/Dreamspinner Press
  3. Peripheral People by Michelle Moore and Reesa Herberth, Riptide Publishing
  4. The Provocateur's Payback by Paco Munoz-Botas, Riverdale Avenue Books
  5. The Swede by Robert Karjel, translated by Robert Karjel & Nancy Pick, Harper/Harper Collins

 

Book Submissions: Third Annual Bisexual Book Awards

The books listed below have been submitted for the Third Annual Bisexual Book Awards. We received a record number of submissions: 70 books in 10 different categories.

 

Our team of judges are currently evaluating these books to determine which are the best of 2014. Our judges are writers, editors, academics, book reviewers, librarians and voracious readers. Finalists will be announced in late March. Winners will be announced at our Bisexual Book Awards Ceremony in New York City on Sat May 30.

 

2014 Bisexual Books -updated Sat Jan 31

 

Fiction-General 

  1. Best Bi Short Stories edited by Sheela Lambert, Gressive Press/Circlet Press
  2. Down On The Other Street Volume I by Jennifer Cie, self-published 
  3. Frog Music by Emma Donoghue, Little, Brown/Little, Brown and Company
  4. Give It to Me by Ana Castillo, The Feminist Press
  5. Halfway to the Stars: Cable Car Tales of a Grumpy Gripman by Daniel Curzon, L’Aleph/ Wisehouse  
  6. In Case of Emergency by Courtney Moreno, McSweeney’s Publishing
  7. Inga’s Zigzags by Vica Miller, Ladno Books
  8. Last Words from Montmartre by Qiu Miaojin, New York Review Books
  9.  Love, Sex, and Understanding the Universe by Harrie Farrow, Harrie Farrow
  10. The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters, Riverhead Books /Penguin Random House
  11. She of the Mountains by Vivek Shraya, Arsenal Pulp Press 

 
Erotic Fiction/Erotica 

  1. Between A Rock and A Hard Place (Radical Rock Stars Book Two) by Jenna Galicki/Beau to Beau Publishing
  2. Beyond the Pale Motel by Francesca Lia Block, St. Martin’s Press/ Macmillan
  3. Big Book of Submission: 69 Kinky Tales edited by Rachel Kramer Bussel, Cleis Press
  4. Bi Magic: Best Bisexual Fantasy edited by D.M. Atkins, Rylan Hunter and Lon Sarver, ForbiddenFiction/Fantastic Fiction Publishing
  5. Bound to Be a Groom by Megan Mulry, Riptide Publishing
  6. Broken Ink by Jack L. Pyke, ForbiddenFiction/Fantastic Fiction Publishing
  7. Capricious: A Texan Tale of Love and Magic by Julie Cox, Circlet Press
  8. Cosmos: The Arrivals by Professor Gamer, Edge Interactive Publishing
  9. DownLow Sister OnTop by Jenise Brown
  10. The First Annual BDSM Writers Con Anthology ed. by Lori Perkins, Riverdale Avenue Books
  11. Forgive Us by Lynn Kelling, Forbidden Fiction/Fantastic Fiction Publishing
  12. Free Falling by S.E. Jakes, Riptide Publishing
  13. Memoirs of a Gigolo, Second Omnibus, Volumes 5-7 by Livia Ellia, Riverdale Avenue Books
  14. Murder on the Mountain by Jamie Fessenden, Dreamspinner Press
  15.  Not Black & White by Frans Londeman, America Star Books
  16. One Kiss with a Rock Star by Shari Slade and Amber Lin, self-published
  17. Polished by Alyssa Turner, Etopia Press
  18. The Prince of Punk Rock (Radical Rock Stars Book One) by Jenna Galicki/Adult Contemporary/Beau to Beau Publishing 
  19. Running Wild: Havoc #1 by SE Jakes, Riptide Publishing
  20. Siren’s Reckoning by J. Johanis, iUniverse
  21. Starling by Racheline Maltese & Erin McRae, Torquere Press
  22. Straight Shooter by Heidi Belleau, Riptide Publishing
  23. Untouched: A sensory voyage of voyeurism and discovery, Annabeth Leong, Sweetmeats Press 
  24. Witches of Wonderland by Mark Thornton, Beau to Beau Books
  25. Wrapped Around Your Finger by Alison Tyler, Cleis Press  

 

Romance

  1. Between A Rock and A Hard Place (Radical Rock Stars Book Two) by Jenna Galicki/Beau to Beau Publishing
  2. Broken Ink by Jack L. Pyke, ForbiddenFiction / Fantastic Fiction Publishing
  3.  Capricious: A Texan Tale of Love and Magic by Julie Cox, Circlet Press
  4. Climbing the Date Palm by Shira Glassman, Prizm Books/Torquere Press
  5. Crying in the Rain by Debbie McGowan, Beaten Track Publishing
  6. Far From You by Tess Sharpe, Disney/Hyperion
  7. Forgive Us by Lynn Kelling, Forbidden Fiction/Fantastic Fiction Publishing
  8. Free Falling by S.E. Jakes, Riptide Publishing
  9. Heart of the Hurricane by May Woodworth, Big World Network
  10. Let It Ride by LC Chase, Riptide Publishing 
  11. Murder on the Mountain by Jamie Fessenden, Dreamspinner Press
  12. Not Black & White by Frans Londeman, America Star Books
  13. One Kiss with a Rock Star by Shari Slade and Amber Lin, self-published
  14. Polished by Alyssa Turner, Etopia Press
  15. The Prince of Punk Rock (Radical Rock Stars Book One) by Jenna Galicki/Adult Contemporary/Beau to Beau Publishing 
  16. Running Wild: Havoc #1 by SE Jakes, Riptide Publishing
  17. Starling by Racheline Maltese & Erin McRae, Torquere Press
  18. Straight Shooter by Heidi Belleau, Riptide Publishing
  19. Striker (The Valespian Pact #2) by Lexi Ander, Less Than Three Press
  20. Wrapped Around Your Finger by Alison Tyler, Cleis Press   

 

Speculative Fiction (Sci-fi/Fantasy/Horror/Etc.)

  1. Beyond the Pale Motel by Francesca Lia Block, St. Martin’s Press/ Macmillan
  2. Bi Magic: Best Bisexual Fantasy edited by D.M. Atkins, Rylan Hunter and Lon Sarver, ForbiddenFiction/Fantastic Fiction Publishing
  3. Broken Ink by Jack L. Pyke, ForbiddenFiction/Fantastic Fiction Publishing
  4. Capricious: A Texan Tale of Love and Magic by Julie Cox, Circlet Press
  5. Climbing the Date Palm by Shira Glassman, Prizm Books/Torquere Press
  6. The Du Lac Legacy [Book 2-Sons of Camelot series] by Sarah Luddington, Mirador Publishing
  7. Filigrane by Y. L. Wigman, Bella Books
  8. Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis, Amulet/Abrams
  9. The Pendragon Legacy [Book 1-Sons of Camelot series] by Sarah Luddington, Mirador Publishing
  10. Resistance by B R Sanders, Inkstained Succubus
  11. Siren’s Reckoning by J. Johanis, iUniverse
  12. Striker (The Valespian Pact #2) by Lexi Ander, Less Than Three Press
  13. Tamerine by Bobbie Geary, The Graeae Press
  14. That Door is a Mischief by Alex Jeffers, Lethe Press
  15. Untrustworthy by JR Gershen-Seigel, Riverdale Avenue Books 

 

YA (Teen/Young Adult)

  1. Climbing the Date Palm by Shira Glassman, Prizm Books/Torquere Press
  2. Far From You by Tess Sharpe, Disney/Hyperion
  3. Frenemy of the People by Nora Olsen, Soliloquy/Bold Strokes Books
  4. Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis, Amulet/Abrams

 

Mystery

  1. Blackmail, My Love by Katie Gilmartin, Cleis Press  
  2. The Book of Joel by AR Fiano, Astrid Fiano 
  3. Murder on the Mountain by Jamie Fessenden, Dreamspinner Press 

 
Non-fiction 

  1. Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally, BenBella Books
  2. Bad Dyke by Allison Moon, Lunatic Ink
  3. Confessions of a Bisexual Husband by Mark Bentley Cohen
  4. A Cup of Water Under My Bed: A Memoir by Daisy Hernández, Beacon Press 
  5. Daddy: A Memoir by Madison Young, A Barnacle Book/Rare Bird Books
  6. Extraordinary Adventures of Mullah Nasruddin, collected and retold by Ron J. Suresha, Lethe Press
  7. Fire Shut Up In My Bones by Charles M. Blow, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  8. Not My Father’s Son: A Memoir by Alan Cumming, Dey Street Books/HarperCollins Publishers
  9. Queerly Beloved: A Love Story Across Gender by Jacob and Diane Anderson-Minshall, Bold Strokes Books
  10. Recognize: The Voices of Bisexual Men edited by Robyn Ochs & H. Sharif Williams, Bisexual Resource Center
  11. Reconstruction: First a Body, Then a Life by Ara Lucia Ashburne with Michael J. Ashburne, Reconfig
  12. Spent by Antonia Crane/Seth Fischer, Barnacle Books/Rare Bird
  13. Susan Sontag: A Biography by Daniel Schreiber, Northwestern University Press
  14. The Tastemaker: Carl Van Vechten and the Birth of Modern America By Edward White, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  15. Valerie Solanas: The Defiant Life of the Woman Who Wrote SCUM (and Shot Andy Warhol) By Breanne Fahs, The Feminist Press

 

Memoir/Biography 

  1. Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally, BenBella Books
  2. Bad Dyke by Allison Moon, Lunatic Ink
  3. Confessions of a Bisexual Husband by Mark Bentley Cohen
  4. A Cup of Water Under My Bed: A Memoir by Daisy Hernández, Beacon Press
  5. Daddy: A Memoir by Madison Young, A Barnacle Book/Rare Bird Books
  6. Fire Shut Up In My Bones by Charles M. Blow, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  7. Not My Father’s Son: A Memoir by Alan Cumming, Dey Street Books/HarperCollins Publishers
  8. Queerly Beloved: A Love Story Across Gender by Jacob and Diane Anderson-Minshall, Bold Strokes Books
  9. Reconstruction: First a Body, Then a Life by Ara Lucia Ashburne with Michael J. Ashburne, Reconfig
  10. Spent by Antonia Crane/Seth Fischer, Barnacle Books/Rare Bird
  11. Susan Sontag: A Biography by Daniel Schreiber, Northwestern University Press
  12. The Tastemaker: Carl Van Vechten and the Birth of Modern America By Edward White, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  13. Valerie Solanas: The Defiant Life of the Woman Who Wrote SCUM (and Shot Andy Warhol) By Breanne Fahs, The Feminist Press

 

Anthology

  1. Best Bi Short Stories edited by Sheela Lambert, Gressive Press/Circlet Press
  2. Big Book of Submission: 69 Kinky Tales edited by Rachel Kramer Bussel, Cleis Press
  3. Bi Magic: Best Bisexual Fantasy edited by D.M. Atkins, Rylan Hunter and Lon Sarver, ForbiddenFiction/Fantastic Fiction Publishing
  4. The First Annual BDSM Writers Con Anthology edited by Lori Perkins, Riverdale Avenue Books
  5. Recognize: The Voices of Bisexual Men edited by Robyn Ochs & H. Sharif Williams, Bisexual Resource Center

  
Poetry

  1. Directing Herbert White: Poems by James Franco, Graywolf Press
  2. Honeybee: A Collection of Poems About Letting Go by Trista Mateer
  3. Joy Street by Laura Foley, Headmistress Press

 

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