Anna Martin ‘The Impossible Boy’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Spotlight #Review #RGRGiveaway

I started working on The Impossible Boy late in 2013, when conversations around LGBT rights were definitely different to how they are today. Four years doesn’t sound like much, but the world has changed so much and conversations around trans rights in particular have definitely evolved. I had a good idea of what I wanted…

Allan Hunter: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Spotlight

IDENTIFYING AS GENDERQUEER INSTEAD OF TRANSGENDER Hi! I’m Allan, and I’m genderqueer. I also qualify as transgender, but I don’t use that term. I don’t identify as transgender. My handy MacOS Dictionary defines “transgender” as: denoting or relating to a person whose sense of personal identity does not correspond with the gender assigned to them…

G. R. Lyons ‘Matchmaker Trilogy’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Spotlight

Life In Transition I remember envying my fellow high school seniors. They all knew what they wanted to do with their lives. Going on to college to become doctors and lawyers, engineers and businessmen, artists and mathematicians. Everything was so planned out. Decided upon. Ready to go. And I felt so left behind, because I…

Julie Aitcheson ‘Being Roy’: #RGRTransAwareEvent #LGBTQ #GuestPost #Spotlight #Excerpt

Today Julie Aitchenson stops by RGR Trans Aware Event to talk about her upcoming book ‘Being Roy’ and why it is important to expose children and young adults to diverse expressions of sexuality.  Let’s all give Julie a warm hello and thank her for stopping by today, As the October release of my first young…

Elliot Cooper ‘Hearts Alight’: #RGRTransAwareEvent #LGBTQ #GuestPost #Spotlight #Excerpt

Are Your Books Trans Enough? by Elliot Cooper When I first discovered that there was such a thing as transitioning to male back in the early 00’s, it was ahead of the “trans enough” culture that bogged down the broader trans community. Instead, I had to face down it’s much uglier predecessor: if you’re not…

Jenn Polish ‘LUNAV’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Spotlight

Transition on Trains: On Being a Nonbinary Author by Jenn Polish And here I am again. On the Long Island Railroad, riding backwards with a notebook in my hand. Then, I was in tight dresses and tighter smiles. Now, my head is breezy because my hair is buzzed into a fade, the grabbable bit left…

Joe Cosentino: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #Guestpost #Spotlight

Books of Inclusion By Joe Cosentino Like many people, I am horrified by the Trump Administrations’ assault on LGBT Americans, including on our transsexual friends. So, I appreciate Rainbow Gold Reviews’ event highlighting tran authors and characters. While not tran myself, four of my novels include major tran characters who are Caucasian, African American, Latina,…

Missy Welsh ‘Have You Seen Me?’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Review #RGRGiveaway

WHY I WROTE A ROMANCE FEATURING A TRANSMAN Bethany asked me to write a guest post for this event and, since I don’t do that very often, I asked her for some advice on what to write about. She suggested I explain why I wrote this book…and I cringed. See, I wrote this book in…

Jeff Adams ‘Hat Trick Series’: #LGBTQ+ #RGRTransAwareEvent #GuestPost #Spotlight #RGRGiveaway

 Let’s all welcome Jeff today on RGR Trans Aware Week.  Jeff is the co-host of Jeff & Will’s Big Gay Fiction Podcast and author of the ‘Hat Trick’ series.  He is here today giving us some background on the series and what his inspiration was.  He is also generously offering a box set of ‘Hat Trick’ which…

RGR Trans Aware Event Kickoff: #LGBTQ+ #Interview #GuestPost #Spotlight #Giveaway #Review

Welcome everyone, and thank you for stopping by as we kick off RGR’s Trans Aware Event.  Each week we have a specific theme for the books that we are going to review.  After certain tweets came to light proposing a ban on trans military members we here at RGR decided to dedicate a week to books…

Hell for the Company (Brimstone #1) by Angel Martinez #LGBT #CoReview #SciFi

Marc and MtSnow review the audiobook version of ‘Hell for the Company’ (Brimstone 1) by Angel Martinez. The book was published by Mischief Corner Books on December 31st, 2013 and is about 82 Pages long. The audiobook version was published on November 17th, 2015, is narrated by Vance Bastian and is 2 hrs and 2 mins long.…

Secured and Free by Z. Allora #LGBT #Review #BDSM #Giveaway #BlogTour

Dana and Wendy review Secured and Free (Entwined Desires, # 2) by Z. Allora (Published by Dreamspinner Press, May 26, 2017, 226 pages) A copy was provided in exchange for an honest review. Read ahead for a Guest Post from the author, an exclusive excerpt, and a giveaway.  To read Dana’s review of Lock and…

The Craving by Z. Allora #LGBT #Spotlight #Guestpost #RGRGiveaway #SciFi #MM

It is our great pleasure to welcome Z. Allora to Rainbow Gold Reviews today. She has brought a wonderful guestpost, an exclusive excerpt from her new science fiction novel ‘The Craving’ and a wonderful giveaway.  The Craving is about love… Greetings Rainbow Gold Review! Thank you for allowing me to share a bit about my…