As everyone knows, the media world, including LGBT print and online media, is changing. Fewer resources are dedicated to human labor to report important stories
These awards have been sponsored by the Library of Michigan since 2004, but go back almost 25 years. Each year judges pick 20 Notable Michigan books "reflective of Michigan's diverse ethnic, historical, literary, and cultural experience."
Here are some prize winners and should-be prize winners to check out.
'Tis the season for gold stickers on fresh book covers. Here's our lowdown on the best of the best of this year. By Leigh
The evening also honored Kyle Zimmer, the founder of First Book, a nonprofit that provides low-cost or free books to children
The Caine Prize creates a vital exposure for readers not only to a generation of African writers on the rise but also to a literary form that possesses a powerful artisan quality.
I was ecstatic when I found out that it had been chosen to be a finalist in two different categories. But I almost didn't go to the New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards ceremony last Friday night. What was that all about?
The full list of Edgar award winners: BEST CRITICAL/BIOGRAPHICAL The Scientific Sherlock Holmes: Cracking the Case with Science
"I Have a Ton of Reviews for My Book, but It's Not Selling!"... and Other Mysteries of Book Marketing
Everything is a pathway to something else. If you get a bunch of awards for your book and figure your work stops there, that's a big mistake. Follow the path to something else. At some point at the end of that road you'll likely be selling more books.
Paralleling the classic competition between behemoth Microsoft and plucky Apple, I cast the Clarke Award in the David role, claiming we were the only award that could 'think different' and were somehow an infinitely cooler upstart than our Goliath cousin from over the water.