Lambda Literary Awards

Congratulations to all the Lambda Literary Award Winners! Ceremonies were held yesterday in New York hosted by Comedienne Kate Clinton.  
24th Annual Lambda Literary Award Winners
Lesbian Fiction
Six Metres of Pavement, by Farzana Doctor, Dundrun Press
 Gay Fiction 
The Empty Family, by Colm Tóibín, Scribner
 Lesbian Debut Fiction
Zipper Mouth, by Laurie Weeks, The Feminist Press
 Gay Debut Fiction
Quarantine: Stories, by Rahul Mehta, Harper Perennial
 Lesbian Memoir/Biography
 Gay Memoir/Biography
The Jack Bank: A Memoir of a South African Childhood, by Glen Retief, St. Martin’s Press
 Lesbian Mystery
Dying to Live, by Kim Baldwin & Xenia Alexiou, Bold Strokes Books
 Gay Mystery
Red White Black and Blue, by Richard Stevenson, MLR Press
 LGBT Anthology
Gay Latino Studies: A Critical Reader, ed. by Michael Hames-García and Ernesto Javier Martínez, Duke University Press
 LGBT Children’s/Young Adult
Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy, by Bil Wright, Simon & Schuster
 LGBT Drama
A Menopausal Gentleman: The Solo Performances of Peggy Shaw, by Peggy Shaw, University of Michigan Press
 LGBT Nonfiction
A Queer History of the United States, by Michael Bronski, Beacon Press
 LGBT SF/Fantasy/Horror
The German, by Lee Thomas, Lethe Press
 LGBT Studies
Sister Arts: The Erotics of Lesbian Landscapes, by Lisa L. Moore, University of Minnesota Press
 Bisexual Fiction
The Correspondence Artist, by Barbara Browning, Two Dollar Radio
 Bisexual Nonfiction
The Horizontal Poet, by Jan Steckel, Zeitgest Press
 Transgender Fiction
Take Me There: Trans and Genderqueer Erotica, ed. by Tristan Taormino, Cleis Press
 Transgender Nonfiction
Tango: My Childhood Backwards and in High Heels, by Justin Vivian Bond, The Feminist Press
 Lesbian Erotica
Story of L, by Debra Hyde, Ravenous Romance
Gay Erotica
All Together, by Dirk Vanden, iloveyoudivine Alerotica
Lesbian Poetry
Love Cake, by Leah Lakshmi Piepza-Samarasinha, TSAR Publications
Gay Poetry
A Fast Life: The Collected Poems of Tim Dlugos, ed. by David Trinidad, Nightboat Books
 Lesbian Romance
Taken by Surprise, by Kenna White, Bella Books
 Gay Romance
Every Time I Think of You, by Jim Provenzano, CreateSpace/Myrmidude Press