The 29th Annual Lambda Literary Awards finalists were announced on March 14th. A Thin Bright Line by Lucy Jane Bledsoe, Bull & Other Stories by Kathy Anderson, The Day After Death by Lynn C. Miller, Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn, and They May Not Mean To, But They Do by Cathleen Schine were finalists in the Lesbian Fiction category. The Angel of History by Rabih Alameddine and What Belongs to You by Garth Greenwell were finalists in the Gay Fiction category. How to Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS by David France was a finalist in the LGBTQ Nonfiction category. Nights in Berlin by Janice Law was a finalist in the Gay Mystery category. Books For Living by Will Schwalbe was a finalist in the Gay Memoir/Biography category. Building Fires in the Snow: A Collection of Alaska LGBTQ Short Fiction and Poetry edited by Martha Amore and Lucian Childs was a finalist in the LGBTQ Anthology category. Skyscraper by Scott Alexander Hess was a finalist in the LGBTQ Erotica category. The winners will be announced at a gala ceremony on Monday evening, June 12, 2017 in New York City.
For a complete list of finalists, visit Lambda Literary's website.