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Best Gay Stories 2014
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,670. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Trysts, old flames, pulp tales. Gay men are neither confined by locale nor are their stories. The 2014 volume of Best Gay Stories features twenty essays, fiction and memoirs that encompass the myriad experiences gay life has to offer: from the insecurity and longings of youth to the complacency and nostalgia that comes with age.
Wilde Stories 2014: The Year’s Best Gay Speculative Fiction
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Wilde Stories 2014 showcases the best gay-themed speculative fiction of the prior year. Zombies, vampires, and ghosts are as much a woe to the men in these stories as being an outsider or an outcast. Featuring fifteen stories that will leave readers with a sense of dread—or wonder—when the last page is turned.
Red Caps: New Fairy Tales for Out of the Ordinary Readers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
These thirteen stories provide readers jaded by the traditional, Old World fairy tales with tempting new stories that will entice bored readers from their suburban ennui. Closets are waiting to be explored. Steve Berman has written for them princesses who love maidens and adorkable students who have wondrous and smart boyfriends.
Suffered from the Night: Queering Stoker's Dracula
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,270. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
In Suffered from the Night: Queering Stoker’s Dracula, editor Steve Berman provides a worthy companion to Lethe Press’s widely acclaimed earlier anthologies of queered canon. Here you will find dark tales (and a poem) of Dracula himself, his minions willing and not, his implacable enemies, and their heirs. Prepare to be guided into the deep recesses of the queer imagination.
Where Thy Dark Eye Glances: Queering Edgar Allan Poe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,360. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
In Where Thy Dark Eye Glances, editor Steve Berman has assembled a range of tales that queer the prose and poetry of the Poe, the man himself, as well as dark and eerie stories about reading Poe’s work.
Wilde Stories 2013: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction
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Series: Wilde Stories: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
In the 2013 volume, editor Steve Berman has collected stories of adolescents suffering growing pains in the midst of lake monsters, boyfriends seeking safe pest-free shelter in an infested dystopian world, the most unique story of a boy and his dog ever written, and pirates encountering a living island. A dozen tales written by award-winning authors and new talent.
Best Gay Stories 2013
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Series: Best Gay Stories. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
“While this collection’s nuanced depictions of gay men today will surely attract gay readers, the quality of its stories transcends niche interest. A fine showcase of emerging and small press authors.” —Kirkus Reviews The sixth volume of Best Gay Stories explores the entirety of the diverse gay literary market. Editor Berman has chosen compelling fiction that ranges from the pragmatic to surreal.
Wilde Stories 2012: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction
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Series: Wilde Stories: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,180. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The latest volume in the acclaimed Wilde Stories series has tales of hitchhikers on the run, dragons in the sky, swordsmen drawing their blades. These are stories fantastic and strange, otherworldly and eerie, but all feature gay men struggling with memories or lovers or simply the vicissitudes of life no matter how wild the world might be.
The Touch of the Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,920. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Here are eleven tales within the pages of The Touch of the Sea: fantastical, at times eerie, with sightings of mermen, water spirits, and sea beasts (even the fabled "living island," the aspidochelone) as well as a smattering of pirates. What makes these stories memorable is that they define the masculinity of the sea, the taste of brine on another man's lips.
Wilde Stories 2011: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction
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Series: Wilde Stories: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,470. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Celebrate a decade of gay speculative fiction with Wilde Stories 2011! This expanded volume from Lethe Press brings stories of undead lovers, stranded astronauts, ghosts and phantom reflections, men lost in an inhospitable wilderness, and fiends who hide under handsome veneers, all written by award-winning authors and fresh voices in the field.
Wagers of Gold Mountain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Set in San Francisco during the Gold Rush era, Ji Yuan, a Chinese youth who immigrated to America with his brother to seek his fortune but has found only disappointment. Now, his brother lays sick, dying, and Yuan must seek the help of two local spirits. But being tricksters, nothing these spirits tells the youth is ever the whole truth.
Wilde Stories 2009: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction
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Series: Wilde Stories: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,590. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The 2009 edition of Wilde Stories, edited by Steve Berman, promises readers a range of imaginative gay-themed fiction culled from the prior year. These are tales that range from the horrorific (Lee Thomas' "I'm Your Violence") to the surreal (Sven Davisson's "Dim Star Descried") to the fantastical ("Firooz and His Brother" by Alex Jeffers).
So Fey: Queer Fairy Fiction
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,140. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Twenty-two captivating stories where queer culture and fey folklore meet! Lambda Award-nominated editor Steve Berman brings together acclaimed fantasy writers with some of the brightest names in speculative and LGBT fiction to create tales that are moving and magical. These stories of romance and grief, adolescence and identity, struggle and hope will enchant readers who long for a fantastic esc
Second Thoughts: More Queer and Weird Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,610. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In his second collection of stories and essays, author Steve Berman once more guides readers through the dark paths of his imagination with such tales as a nursery rhyme tempting a young lover, the scent of loneliness enticing children to eat away a caretaker’s historic house, and a pair of Victorian-era burglars seeking their fortune in a fey-filled London.
Best Gay Stories 2010
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Series: Best Gay Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010 by Lethe Press. Category: Essay » Literature
In the newest edition of Best Gay Stories, editor Steve Berman has selected confessions and stories that range in scope from “S”—sensational—to “XL”—extra-liberating: a personal remembrance of the Stonewall Riots; a tale of awkward first love; the allure of Tadzio for not only Gustav von Aschenbach but every reader of Thomas Mann; the wisdom of Auntie Mame. 21 stories in all.
Vintage: A Ghost Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In a small New Jersey town, a lonely teen walking along a highway one autumn evening meets the boy of his dreams, a boy who died decades ago and haunts the road. Awkward crushes, both bitter and sweet, lead him to face youthful dreams and childish fears. With a cast of offbeat friends, antiques, and Ouija boards, Vintage offers readers a memorable blend of dark humor, chills and love.
Wilde Stories 2010: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction
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Series: Wilde Stories: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010 by Lethe Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This 2010 edition of Wilde Stories offers the finest tales of fantastical and weird happenings befalling gay men from both acclaimed authors (award-winners Laird Barron, Elizabeth Hand, Tanith Lee, Richard Bowes, & Joel Lane) and fresh voices (Tom Cardamone &, Georgina Li) in the field. Here are stories of hungry wolves walking on two legs and ghosts of departed lovers hesitant to leave.

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