October M/M News

LGBT News

A UK government bill to overturn historical convictions for gay and bisexual convictions failed to be passed in Parliament due to a Tory minister’s ‘filibuster’ tactics, but will be discussed again at the end of the year.

Hilary Clinton released a video showing her support for the LGBT community – watch it here.

The United Nations launched a campaign to promote intersex awareness.

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Julian Morris and Vanessa Redgrave will star in the upcoming 2-part gay BBC drama “The Man in the Orange Shirt” (no airdate as yet).

Limited release of gay film “King Cobra”, starring Christian Slater and James Franco, from 21 October onwards (US and UK).

Dead or Alive’ singer, Pete Burns died on 23 October, aged 57.

Will and Grace” star, Sean Hayes, said “I should’ve come out sooner” at a recent Outfest awards ceremony.

Interview with gay actor Robin Lord Taylor (“Gotham”) here.

Popular New M/M Books

news02-paws-and-clawsParanormal

Paws and Claws (Alphas Unleashed Book 1)” by M. A. Church
Branded (Bulletproof Book 2)” by Jenna Galicki
Wolf’s Clothing (Legend Tripping Book 2)” by E. J. Russell
PsyCops Briefs: Volume 1” by Jordan Castillo Price
news-sept-hexmakerThe Ghost of Buxton Manor” by Jonathan Ferrara
Hexmaker (Hexworld Book 2)” by Jordan L. Hawk
The Mind Spy (Juxtapose City 10)” by Tricia Owens
All Hallows’ Eve” by Annabelle Jacobs

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Mordred, Bastard Son (The Chronicles of Mordred Book 1)” by Douglas Clegg

Contemporary

Absinthe of Malice (Book 5 of the Sinners Series)” (audio book) by Rhys Ford and Tristan James (Narrator)
news02-always-youIt Was Always You” compilation by Cardeno C. and 6 others
Blank Canvas (Paint Book 2)” by Emma Jaye
Dinner at Jack’s” by Rick R. Reed
In Vogue” by Lucia Laurent
Can’t Hide from Me” by Cordelia Kingsbridge
Eyes Only for You (Eyes of Love 2)” by Andrew Grey
Overexposed (In Focus Book 4)” audio book by Megan Erickson
news02-danceEnjoy the Dance (Dancing Book 2)” by Heidi Cullinan
Bound to Surrender: A Doms Genesis Novella” by Jenna Jacob
Double Talk (On the Radio Book 2)” by Pandora Pine
Changing on the Fly” (charity anthology) by various
Thirds Beyond the Books 2” by Charlie Cochet – proceeds going to Big Cat Rescue
news02-chasingChasing the High” by Beth Michele
Drawn In” by Barbara Elsborg
Behind the Eight Ball” audio book by M. A. Church
Tempting Tristan” by Melissa Foster
Timing” and “After the Sunset” by Mary Calmes
Must Like Spinach” by Con Riley

September M/M News Round-Up

news-sept-hexmakerUpcoming

Enjoy the Dance” by Heidi Cullinan will be released on 11 October but can be pre-ordered now.

Hexmaker (Hexworld Book 2)” by Jordan L. Hawk will be out on 14 October but is available for pre-order now.

Articles and Podcasts

There’s a great podcast interview with Jordan L. Hawk about self-publishing here.  I’ve only just discovered these podcasts but they have discussed some really interesting LGBT fiction subjects and interviewed authors including K J Charles, so I’ll definitely be listening to more of them at https://thehopelessromantic.simplecast.fm/

Interesting article with Lexi Ander about her new paranormal series, including ideas about the nature of werewolves at GGR-review here.

Of LGBT interest, there’s a great BBC article celebrating LGBT history here: “Queer History Landmarks Celebrated by Historic England”.

Some new M/M novel releases for September

Paranormal

news-sept-unsafe-exposureFlux (Ennek Trilogy Book 2)” by Kim Fielding
Wild Retaliation” by Ethan Stone
Werewolf’s Tale and A Druid’s Sword (I.O.N. Book 2) by Lexi Ander
Reclaiming (Immortal Ink Book 1)” and “A Private Hunger” by Sean Michael
Shield of the Dragon (Dance with the Devil Book 6) by Megan Derr
The Persecution of Wolves” by Lucy Felthouse
Unsafe Exposure (Hidden Wolves Book 4)” by Kaje Harper
The Pill Bugs of Time (Offbeat Crimes Book 2)” by Angel Martinez
Blood and Choice (Book 2 of the Human Hybrids Trilogy)” by Clare Solomon (Mine!)

news-sept-the-autumn-princeFantasy

An Evidence of Magic (Everlight Book 1)” by Kris Michaels and Patricia A. Knight
Into You” by Jay Northcote
The Autumn Prince” by Sadie Sins
Mad Lizard Mambo (The Kai Gracen Series Book 2)” by Rhys Ford
Forgotten Things (Men of Magic Book 1)” by Hollis Shiloh
Bitterwood” by Rowan Speedwell

Science-Fiction

Flight (Queer Sci-Fi’s Third Annual Flash Fiction Contest)” by various authors

news-sept-optical-illusionContemporary

The Senator’s Secret” by K. C. Wells
Optical Illusion” by Emma Jaye
Rescued” by Felice Stevens
Tart and Sweet” by Amy Lane
The Weight of It All” by N. R. Walker
Pushing the Envelope” by Kim Dare
Just a Summer Deal” by Zach Jenkins and E. Davies
Hope for Pulse: Hate Will Never Win” anthology by various authors for Equality Florida charity
Out of My Mind (Browerton University Book 3)” by A. J. Truman
One Pulse” anthology for charity
Broken Pieces” (audio book) by Riley Hart (Author) and Jack DuPont (Narrator)