Saddened to read that San Francisco's Books Inc. will close its Castro location in mid-June, citing an upcoming rent hike. Damian just took me there last month and I quickly fell in love with the place, where my friend Tim Teeman did his signing for "In Bed With Gore Vidal" and my pals Matthew Rettenmund and Greg White Cope's books were proudly on display. If you're in the Bay Area, be sure to stop by for Augusten Burroughs' upcoming event for "Lust & Wonder," which just may be your last chance to cruise the Market Street aisles. Read HERE.
Meanwhile, in less depressing LGBT books news:
The 2015 Publishing Triangle Award nominees have just been announced. Congrats to all the authors including my pal Mike Signorile. See the full list HERE.