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Searching the Aisles for Girls Kissing Girls

by emily m. danforth It’s nearly summer, and for me that always means more time to read and write: long mornings spent at my desk followed by endless hammock-afternoons spent with a stack of novels and a pitcher of iced coffee kept close. But in our house, summer also means movie nights. Lots and lots [...]

By | May 23rd, 2015|Archive, Author Guest Blog, Fun Things|Comments Off on Searching the Aisles for Girls Kissing Girls

Tanuja Desai Hidier’s “Dimple Lala/ GayYA Bday Party Playlist”

4 original songs from Tanuja’s ‘booktrack’ albums When We Were Twins (songs based on her first novel, Born Confused) & Bombay Spleen (songs based on her new novel, sequel Bombay Blues) to celebrate GayYA’s 4th birthday! And for now, and always, I knew: Love had to be allowed in wherever, whenever, and in whatever form [...]

By | May 7th, 2015|Archive, Author Guest Blog, Fun Things, Guest Blogs|Comments Off on Tanuja Desai Hidier’s “Dimple Lala/ GayYA Bday Party Playlist”

They Turned My Gay Teen Novel Into a Movie. Here’s What I Learned.

by Brent Hartinger Geography Club (HarperTeen, 2003) They've turned my 2003 gay teen novel Geography Club into a movie. It came out in 2013 (and it's on Netflix now if you're curious). Since then, people have asked me how it all happened and what I've learned from the whole experience. What did I learn? The story starts [...]

By | May 3rd, 2015|Archive, Author Guest Blog|Comments Off on They Turned My Gay Teen Novel Into a Movie. Here’s What I Learned.

Orphan Blade by M. Nicholas Almand & Jake Myler: Review

“Orphan Blade is pretty gruesome,” the email warned. “You don’t have to review it if you’re not a fan of blood, gore, guts and monsters.” Nonsense! I thought blithely, cheerful and ready to accept whatever queer YA literature might grace my inbox for review. It’s a graphic novel. How gross can it be? As it turns out, gross enough [...]

By | December 23rd, 2014|Archive, Book Review|Comments Off on Orphan Blade by M. Nicholas Almand & Jake Myler: Review

Welcome to the Mainstream

by Karina Rose Twenty three million worldwide downloads. Hundreds of sold out shows. One hovering glow cloud that watches us all as we point and scream at it in praise. Welcome to Night Vale. It’s hard to even find a place to begin when talking about the cult hit podcast Welcome To Night Vale, as [...]

By | November 14th, 2014|Archive, Teen Voices|Comments Off on Welcome to the Mainstream