Added by Untreed Reads on October 31, 2011 at 2:41pm — No Comments
Filmmaker cum author Dan Bessie stopped by The Untreed Reads Blog to bring a little family history to light in honor of Gay History Month.
At age fourteen, I’d never heard the term “gay.” It wasn’t used during my formative years, from the mid-1940s into the 50s. My pals…Continue
Added by Untreed Reads on October 28, 2011 at 3:48pm — No Comments
British scribe Sharon Bidwell swung by The Untreed Reads blog to contribute to our celebration of Gay History Month. Here's her tale of becoming an established author.
I always say I write as I read, meaning anything and everything. From the…Continue
Added by Untreed Reads on October 28, 2011 at 3:24pm — No Comments
The third installment of our Gay History Month celebrations comes courtesy of legendary author Dorien Grey. Visit The Untreed Reads Blog to keep up with what we're up to.
The old saying goes, “Write what you know.” I do. I…Continue
Added by Untreed Reads on October 27, 2011 at 2:13pm — No Comments
I first saw Tom at the Different Light bookstore on Castro Street. Our eyes met across a table of coming-out novels, and I felt…Continue
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Stesha of Night Owl Reviews has just awarded Trey Dowell's raging thriller Ballistic 4 Stars, saying:
Ballistic is a snappy short story just chalk full of violence, nasty language and a thrilling chase. The…Continue
Added by Untreed Reads on October 26, 2011 at 5:10pm — No Comments
Worn out at the end of an ordinary day, Emily stops at a roadside diner, where she meets Jim, a sensitive man who intuitively understands her. Can she move beyond the pain of her broken marriage and rediscover the simple pleasures in life over a bowl of soup?
A short story from our…Continue
Added by Untreed Reads on October 24, 2011 at 3:31pm — No Comments
When Jack, a Philadelphia bounty hunter, goes to Texas to bring back a young bail jumper named Billy, he has no idea he’s being trailed by the chief enforcer for a major mobster. Is it because Jack roughed up the mobster’s brother, or is it because of what Billy did before he skipped town? In…Continue
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At the desperate onset of World War II in the South Pacific, an American fighter pilot makes a choice to mend his ways. Servicemen in trouble, a priest who is losing faith…can one man possibly change the outcome of people’s lives? Even from The Great Beyond?
A short work from our Spectres…Continue
Added by Untreed Reads on October 21, 2011 at 2:35pm — No Comments
When he arrived at the New England town of Vanitas, all that Caleb Rushton wanted was an escape from the life of a seaman. What he found there included murder, a ghost-like apparition, a multi-layered trail of deception, and a need for his carpentry skills to help in the building of a gigantic church…Continue
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Double Cross, the second book in Carolyn Crane's The Disillusionists Trilogy, gets a glowing write-up:
The ending took me by surprise and made me rethink a few things. Really looking forward to the finale of…
Added by Untreed Reads on October 20, 2011 at 1:48pm — No Comments
Author Catherine Stovall has just released the first in her Requiem of Humanity series, with the title Stolen. In the coming week, Catherine will be making blog appearances and conducting interviews around the Internet. Here is a list of her upcoming dates:
October 16th: Guest Blog “When Bad Titles Happen to Good Books”…
Bobby of BookWenches took the thrill-ride that is Ballistic, saying:
This story is essentially one long, nail-biting scene told from the viewpoint of a character who could only be considered an antihero, because he is anything but a typical hero.
Check out her…
Added by Untreed Reads on October 18, 2011 at 3:14pm — No Comments
Ruth Sims' powerful novella continues to be one of our most enduring titles. Jenre of Brief Encounters recently settled in for a read and emerged a true fan:
This is a story which makes you think and leaves you pondering long after you’ve finished the last page. It’s not often that a short story manages to effectively tackle such…
Added by Untreed Reads on October 17, 2011 at 1:31pm — No Comments
My Grandma Knows All the Guys
The other day I was sitting in the car with my mother and my grandmother—three generations of women all in one Ford Taurus—when I pulled out a book to read. It’s not that I’m anti-social,…Continue
Added by Untreed Reads on October 14, 2011 at 3:27pm — No Comments
October is both Gay History Month, and also features National Coming Out Day on October 12th. In honor of these celebrations, Untreed Reads is offering 30% off all fiction and nonfiction titles in both The Untreed Reads Store and at…Continue
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No, we’re not talking about politicians getting ready for the next elections. It’s Halloween time! Time to crack out the pumpkins, dust off the…Continue
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