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Full List of 2014 Lambda Literary Award Winners

Full List of 2014 Lambda Literary Award Winners

The 26th annual Lambda Literary Awards were handed out last night at Cooper Union College in NYC. Recognizing the best in LGBT books over 25 categories (including for the first time this year, best LGBT Graphic Novel), the awards come via the Lambda Literary Foundation.

Congrats to all the winners:

GAY GENERAL FICTION: Mundo Cruel: Stories, Luis Negron; translated by Suzanne Jill Levine, Seven Stories Press

LESBIAN GENERAL FICTION: Happiness, Like Water, Chinelo Okparanta, Mariner Books (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)

LGBT DEBUT: Descendants of Hagar, Nik Nicholson, AuthorHouse

BISEXUAL FICTION: My Education, Susan Choi, Penguin Group/Viking

TRANSGENDER FICTION: Wanting in Arabic, Trish Salah, TSAR Publications

LGBT NONFICTION: White Girls, Hilton Als, McSweeney’s Publishing

TRANSGENDER NONFICTION: The End of San Francisco, Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore, City Lights Publishers

BISEXUAL NONFICTION: The B Word: Bisexuality in Contemporary Film and Television, Maria San Filippo, Indiana University Press

GAY POETRY: Unpeopled Eden, Rigoberto Gonzalez, Four Way Books

LESBIAN POETRY: Rise in the Fall, Ana Bozicevic, Birds, LLC

LGBT GRAPHIC NOVEL: Calling Dr. Laura: A Graphic Memoir, Nicole J. Georges, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

LGBT CHILDREN’S/YA – TIE: If You Could Be Mine, Sara Farizan, Algonquin Books; Two Boys Kissing, David Levithan, Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers

GAY MEMOIR/BIOGRAPHY: A Heaven of Words: Last Journals, by Glenway Wescott, Ed. Jerry Rosco, University of Wisconsin Press

LESBIAN MEMOIR/BIOGRAPHY: Body Geographic, Barrie Jean Borich, University of Nebraska Press

GAY MYSTERY: The Prisoner of the Riviera: A Francis Bacon Mystery, Janice Law, MysteriousPress.com/Open Road Media

LESBIAN MYSTERY: High Desert, Katherine V. Forrest, Spinsters Ink

GAY ROMANCE: Into This River I Drown, TJ Klune, Dreamspinner Press

LESBIAN ROMANCE: Clean Slate, Andrea Bramhall, Bold Strokes Books

GAY EROTICA: The Padisah’s Son and the Fox: an erotic novella, Alex Jeffers, Lethe Press

LESBIAN EROTICA: Wild Girls, Wild Nights: True Lesbian Sex Stories, Ed. Sacchi Green, Cleis Press

LGBT ANTHOLOGY
(FICTION): Queer Africa: New and Collected Fiction, Karen Martin and Makhosazana Xaba, MaThoko’s Books

LGBT ANTHOLOGY (NON-FICTION): Who’s Yer Daddy?: Gay Writers Celebrate Their Mentors and Forerunners, Eds. Jim Elledge and David Groff, The University of Wisconsin Press

LGBT DRAMA: Tom at the Farm, Michel Marc Bouchard, Talonbooks

LGBT SF/F/HORROR: Death by Silver, Melissa Scott & Amy Griswold, Lethe Press

LGBT STUDIES: Safe Space: Gay Neighborhood History and the Politics of Violence, Christina B. Hanhardt, Duke University Press

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