What we’re doing!

Your intrepid Over the Rainbow readers have been very busy.  We’ve logged nearly 200 new titles to look at before December 2010,  but we wanted to keep everyone posted on what’s looking good, so far.  Below are some titles that have been nominated for consideration by at least one of our eight committee members.

Check it out–they are alphabetical by author:

al-Herz, Seba. The Others.  Seven Stories.

Barron, Stephanie. The White Garden:  A Novel of Virginia Woolf.  Bantam.

Beach, Sylvia/Keri Walsch/Noal Riley Fitch.  The Letters of Sylvia Beach.  Columbia U  Press.

Beale, Elaine.  Another Life Altogether. Spiegel & Grau.

Bean, Carl and David Ritz.  I Was Born This Way:  A Gay  Preacher’s Journey through Gospel Music,Disco Stardom, and a Ministry in Christ.  Simon & Schuster.

Bergman,S. Bear.  The Nearest Exit May Be Behind You.  Arsenal Pulp.

Bram, Christopher.  Mapping the Territory:  Selected Nonfiction.  Alyson.

Burroughs, Augusten.  You Better Not Cry. St. Martins.

D’Amato, Barbara/Dams/Zubro.  Foolproof. Forge/Tor.

Damski, Jon-Henri.  Nothing Personal:  Chronicles of Chicago’s LGBTQ Community, 1977-1998.    Firetrap.

Dobkin, Alix.  My Red Blood.  Alyson.

Gadol, Peter.  Silver Lake.  Tyrus Books.

Haslett, Adam.  Union Atlantic. Nan A.Talese.

Hodel, Page.  Monday Hearts for Madalene. Abrams.

Kendall, Gillian, ed. Something to Declare.  U of Wisconsin.

La Fountain-Stokes, Lawrence.  Queer Ricans:  Cultures & Sexualities in the Diaspora. U of Minnesota.

Lord, James.  My Queer War. Farrar Strauss and Giroux.

Magruder, James.  Sugarless.   Terrace/U of Wisconsin.

McCauley, Stephen.  Insignificant Others.  Simon & Schuster.

Mochizuki, Aska.  Spinning Tropics.  Vintage.

Neofotis, Peter.  Concord, Virginia:  A Southern Town in Eleven Stories.  St. Martins.

Ostlund, Lori.  The Bigness of the World:  Stories. U of Georgia.

Perez, Emma.  Forgetting the Alamo; or Blood Mystery.  U of Texas.

Plante, David.  The Pure Lover.  Beacon.

Reyes, Guillermo A. Madre and I:  A Memoir of Our Immigrant Lives. U of Wisconsin.

Schenkar, Joan.  Talented Miss Highsmith,  The:  The Secret Life & Serious Art of Patricia Highsmith. St. Martins.

Soehnlein, K.M. Robin and Ruby. Kensington.

White, Edmund.  City Boy:  My Life in NY during 60s/70s. Bloomsbury.