Goldie Winners 2016

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Ann Bannon Popular Choice
Title Author Publisher
A Little Bit of Spice Georgia Beers Brisk Press
All We Lack Sandra Moran Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC
Backcast Ann McMan Bywater Books
Just Three Words Melissa Brayden Bold Strokes Books
Operation Stop Hate Jessie Chandler Train Wreck XPress
The Right Time Susan X Meagher Brisk Press
T-Minus Two KG MacGregor Bella Books
When it Raynes C.D. Cain Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC

Anthology/Collections (Creative Non-Fiction)
Title Author Publisher
Landykes of the South Rose Norman, Merril Mushroom, & Kate Ellison (eds.) Sinister Wisdom
Retrospect: A Tazewell’s Favorite Eccentric Zinethology Sarah Sawyers-Lovett Mend My Dress Press
The Short Side of Time Sheila Morris Mockingbird Lane Press
Untangling the Knot: Queer Voices on Marriage, Relationships & Identity Carter Sickels (ed.) Ooligan Press

Anthology/Collections (Fiction)
Title Author Publisher
Daughters of Frankenstein: Lesbian Mad Scientists! Steve Berman (ed.) Lethe Press
Lesbians on the Loose: Crime Writers on the Lam Lori L. Lake & Jessie Chandler (eds.) Launch Point Press
Out Latina Lesbians Nivea Castro & Geny Cabral (eds.) Sinister Wisdom
Riding Passion D. Jackson Leigh Bold Strokes Books
Snake Memories and Other Stories Diana Rivers Hadra Books
Sweet Hearts Melissa Brayden, Rachel Spangler, & Karis Walsh Bold Strokes Books
Tales of the Grimoire – Book One Astrid Ohletz & Gill McKnight (eds.) Ylva Publishing
Through the Hourglass – Lesbian Historical Romance Sacchi Green & Patty G. Henderson (eds.) The Liz McMullen Show Publication

Creative Non-Fiction
Title Author Publisher
Diary of a Gay, Pregnant Bride Kelly Frankenberg Self-Published
Girl Sex 101 Allison Moon Lunatic Ink
Hive-Mind Gabrielle Myers Lisa Hagan Books
Leaving Normal: Adventures in Gender Rae Theodore Weasel Press
The Ghosts Who Travel with Me: A Literary Pilgrimage Through Brautigan’s America Allison Green Ooligan Press
We Came Alive in ’75 Pat Deihl Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC

 

Debut Author
Title Author Publisher
Bad Idea Erica Yang Queerteen Press (an imprint of JMS Books)
Crossed Meredith Doench Bold Strokes Books
Golddigger Hilary McCollum Bella Books
My Best Friend’s Girl Blythe H. Warren Bella Books
The Diplomat Sophia French Bella Books
The Revelation of Beatrice Darby Jean Copeland Bold Strokes Books
Threads of the Heart Jeannie Levig Bold Strokes Books
Wishbone Elaine Burnes Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC

Dramatic/General Fiction
Title Author Publisher
A Small Country About to Vanish Victoria Avilan Shaggy Dog Stories
A Story of Now Emily O’Beirne Ylva Publishing
All We Lack Sandra Moran Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC
Backcast Ann McMan Bywater Books
Heyday Marnie Woodrow Tightrope Books, Inc.
Kid Doreen Perrine Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC
Requiem for Vukovar Angela Koenig Affinity Ebook Press NZ LTD
Wishbone Elaine Burnes Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC

 

Erotica
Title Author Publisher
Desire Behind Bars: Lesbian Prison Erotica Salome Wilde & Talon Rihai (eds.) Hillside Press
Don’t be Shy – A collection of Erotic Lesbian Stories Astrid Ohletz & Jae (eds.) Ylva Publishing
Sheltered Love MJ Williamz Bold Strokes Books
Stuck Landing Lauren Gallagher Riptide Publishing
Summer Passion MJ Williamz Bold Strokes Books
The Muse Meghan O’Brien Bold Strokes Books
Thunder of War, Lightning of Desire: Lesbian Historical Military Erotica Sacchi Green (ed.) Lethe Press
Wylde About Her Beth Wylde Desert Palm Press

 

Historical Fiction
Title Author Publisher
Golddigger Hilary McCollum Bella Books
In the Company of Women Kate Christie Bella Books
Midnight at the Orpheus Alyssa Linn Palmer Bold Strokes Books
Petticoats and Promises Penelope Friday Bella Books
The Revelation of Beatrice Darby Jean Copeland Bold Strokes Books
The Strange Case of the Big Sur Benefactor Jess Faraday Bold Strokes Books
The Tattered Heiress – Volume Two of the Charlotte Olmes Mystery Series Debra Hyde Riverdale Avenue Books
The Witch of Stalingrad Justine Saracen Bold Strokes Books

 

Mystery/Thriller
Title Author Publisher
Burning Intuition Makenzi Fisk Mischievous Books
Cold to the Touch Cari Hunter Bold Strokes Books
Fatal Intuition Makenzi Fisk Mischievous Books
Hold of the Bone Baxter Clare Trautman Bywater Books
Mackenzie’s Beat Maggie Brown Bella Books
No Good Reason Cari Hunter Bold Strokes Books
Tarnished Gold Ann Aptaker Bold Strokes Books
The Red Files Lee Winter Ylva Publishing

 

Paranormal/Horror
Title Author Publisher
Good Enough to Eat Alison Grey & Jae Ylva Publishing
Medusa: A Dark Victorian Penny Dread Elizabeth Watasin A-Girl Studio
The Deadening: Book Three of the Sisters of Spirits Trilogy Yvonne Heidt Bold Strokes Books
The Demon Gabriella Rachel Calish Bella Books
The Misadventures of Two Reluctant Zombie Hunters: Zombies at the Con Rhavensfyre RavensHeart Books
The Presence Charlene Neil Affinity Ebook Press NZ LTD
Twisted Whispers Sheri Lewis Wohl Bold Strokes Books
Valley of the Dead Crystal M Romero Self-Published

 

Poetry
Title Author Publisher
Fallen Petals: Sappho’s Corner Poetry Series, Volume 5 Beth Mitchum (ed.) UltraVioletLove Publishing
For Your Own Good Leah Horlick Caitlin Press
Furs Not Mine Andrea Cohen Four Way Books
I Carry My Mother Lesléa Newman Headmistress Press
The Small Step Journey Chris Parsons Shadoe Publishing
The Tiger and The Snake Maria Ayala Shadoe Publishing

 

Romantic Suspense/Intrigue/Adventure
Title Author Publisher
Desert Places Erica Abbott Bella Books
Forsaken Laydin Michaels Bold Strokes Books
Getting Lost Michelle Grubb Bold Strokes Books
One Last Thing Kim Baldwin & Xenia Alexiou Bold Strokes Books
Reasonable Doubt Carsen Taite Bold Strokes Books
The 45th Parallel Lisa Girolami Bods Strokes Books
T-Minus Two KG MacGregor Bella Books
Twice Lucky Mardi Alexander Bold Strokes Books

 

Science Fiction/Fantasy
Title Author Publisher
Darkstone D Jordan Redhawk Bella Books
Dragon Horse War: The Calling D. Jackson Leigh Bold Strokes Books
Lady Dragon D Jordan Redhawk Bella Books
Prayer of the Handmaiden Merry Shannon Bold Strokes Books
The Mystic Marriage Heather Rose Jones Bella Books
To Dream Paula Offutt Regal Crest Enterprises
Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge Fletcher DeLancey Ylva Publishing
Without a Front: The Warrior’s Challenge Fletcher DeLancey Ylva Publishing

 

Tee Corinne Outstanding Cover Design
Title Artist Publisher
All We Lack Ann McMan, TreeHouse Studio Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC
Backcast Ann McMan, TreeHouse Studio Bywater Books
Cast Me Gently Glendon Haddix Ylva Publishing
Forsaken Gabrielle Pendergrast Bold Strokes Books
Locked Inside Nancy Kaufman Affinity Ebook Press NZ LTD
Secrets of Angels Ann McMan, Acorn Graphics Regal Crest Enterprises
White Horse in Winter Gabrielle Pendergast Bold Strokes Books
Wishbone Ann McMan, TreeHouse Studio Bedazzled Ink Publishing, LLC

 

Traditional Contemporary Romance
Title Author Publisher
Just Physical Jae Ylva Publishing
Locked Inside Annette Mori Affinity Ebook Press NZ LTD
Making a Comeback Julie Blair Bold Strokes Books
Pelican’s Landing Gerri Hill Bella Books
The Princess and the Prix Nell Stark Bold Strokes Books
The Right Time Susan X Meagher Brisk Press
The Touch of a Woman KG MacGregor Bella Books
Zero Visibility Georgia Beers Brisk Press

 

Young Adult
Title Author Publisher
A Harvest of Ripe Figs Shira Glassman Prizm Books/Torquere Press
Bad Idea Erica Yang Queerteen Press (an imprint of JMS Books)
Finding Home Sheila Powell & Liz McMullen Sapphire Books Publisher
Missing Mary Cricket Wilson Sapphire Books Publisher
The Coming of the Mojo Barbara Treat Williams Spinsters Ink
The Princess Brides: A Modern Day Fairy Tale D.K. Linda DKL Publishing
The Wrecking Faerie: A Charm School Novella Elizabeth Watasin A-Girl Studio
Tools of the Devil (Book 6 in the Clarksonville Series) Barbara L. Clanton Regal Crest Enterprises