Tag Archives: new adult

Motherhood in the Mangoverse

“I want to see mothers that are more than just plot devices, who existed and had lives before and after they had kids. I want adventuring mothers, magic-wielding and sword-swinging and dragon-slaying mothers. Mothers who have done more than just … Continue reading

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BBW violin star takes the stage in diverse NA romance

Esther, a popular young music star, is one of the lead characters in A Harvest of Ripe Figs. When her priceless violin is stolen after a performance in the capital city, the queen herself even gets involved in the search. She’s … Continue reading

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Presenting Esther, one of Perach’s star violinists

This cutie is one of the stars of the novel A Harvest of Ripe Figs, in which her violin is stolen after her concert in the capital city. As she nervously tries to help the queen solve the mystery, she finds … Continue reading

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A Harvest of Ripe Figs: lesbian “cozy mystery” with dragons for sale in paperback and eBook

If you’ve been waiting to read a lighthearted mystery novel about a lesbian queen solving mysteries in her capital city in paperback, you’re in luck! Watch Queen Shulamit look for a stolen violin, investigate a rivalry between two jewelers, and … Continue reading

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Lighthearted New Adult lesbian mystery in a tropical fairy-tale setting: PREORDER

The celebration continues — I woke up to find out that Prizm has put A Harvest of Ripe Figs up for preorder for $4.49. The plot: lesbian queen (in lilac) goes on detective hunt to find a young music star’s stolen … Continue reading

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The labor activist and his passionate prince

Kaveh gazed up at him adoringly. “I thought I cared for you already, but when you spent all your money making sure everyone was fed, I fell in love all over again. My heart is completely consumed, and recreated to … Continue reading

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Climbing the Date Palm is now available in paperback

Climbing the Date Palm is out in paperback on Amazon, finally. or if you are so inclined, you can also get it from Wild Iris Books, our local feminist bookstore/LGBTQ+ safe space. Aviva was not surprised, only annoyed, when a strange … Continue reading

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In Aviva’s kitchen

Queen Shulamit fell in love with Aviva, the cook who figured out how to safely navigate her multiple food allergies. Now Aviva’s kitchen house is gluten-free, chicken-free, and judgment-free; the ultimate Safe Space, just like Aviva’s arms. (Characters from The … Continue reading

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Coming on August 21: “The Second Mango”, a new fantasy novel

It’s hard to find a girlfriend when you don’t know any other lesbians, so the young, nerdy Queen Shulamit hires the legendary warrior Rivka to take her around the kingdom on the back of her dragon in search of other … Continue reading

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(fictional) He is succeeded in reign by his only daughter, ascending to the throne as Queen Shulamit just days after her twentieth birthday

in memory of my father, who passed away in 2010. I asked Rachel to draw Shulamit in the same colors I was wearing at the time. Writing this book was in some ways my healing process. Today, the Kingdom of … Continue reading

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