By Grace Rooney in Books
Grace Rooney interviews the wonderful wordsmith Kris Radish about her books and her passion for writing.
I am going to confess a deep dark secret to you now – I bought the L Word Book by Jennifer Beals. Buying this book makes me feel like the biggest dork ever, like the kind of person who might scribble “Tibette Forever” on her notebook in study hall. I justified it by saying it was for charity and that I needed to keep up with lesbo pop culture but, really, I just wanted to see pretty pictures of pretty people. Do you want to know what’s in the book? Do you want some tidbits? You know you do because lesbians love those L Word actresses.
It was a rainy afternoon one Sunday and I was hanging out at my parents house. Bored, I began foraging through the shelves of my sister’s old room in the hopes of finding something “intellectually stimulating” to read. Alas, my search was fruitless, and I came away with what can only be described as a self-help book for the sad and insecure (sorry sis), entitled “The Rules of Love” by Richard…
A new lesbian vampire themed book released last week is currently devouring the Amazon.com chart, entering the top 10 for LGBT books and the top 50 for horror books. We sit down with one of the authors, Trinity Tam, after she and her co-author and girlfriend, Nell Stark, returned from promoting their book at Women’s Week in Provincetown, MA and ask her some inappropriate questions.
Before the film there was a book. Grace Maxwell reviews Shamim Sharif’s I Can’t Think Straight, which has been adapted into a film that has been screened all over the world this year.