I’m proud to announce that my latest novel, The Plain of Bitter Honey, has been nominated for the American Library Association Over The Rainbow Booklist.
Over the Rainbow Books is a bibliography that reflects the LGBT experience and is meant for general adult readers. Books on the list are read and recommended by the Over The Rainbow Committee, of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender roundtable of the American Library Association.
The final list will be announced in coming weeks. For a list of all nominees please see: http://www.glbtrt.ala.org/overtherainbow/archives/447
This is not the first time I’ve been nominated for a literary award. Below is a list of my awards won:
Island Song won the 2007 QBliss Magazine’s Excellence in Literature Award
The Lonely War won four awards at the 2010 Rainbow Awards:
Best Overall Novel
Best Historical Novel
Match Maker won the 2011 Rainbow Awards for Best Contemporary Fiction
Match Maker also won the Echo Magazine’s 2011 Best Novel of the Year.