Looking back at a classic: Annie on My Mind
Posted in: Books 22nd July 2014
In the wake of the death of Nancy Garden, we look back at her classic novel Annie on My Mind, a deliciously-worded tale of young lesbian love.
Meet: author John Wiltshire
Posted in: Books 13th June 2014
The first book in NZ-based author John Wiltshire's gay thriller series has been published, and readers love it.
Chris Brickell's Two-by-two
Posted in: Books 20th October 2013
The man behind Mates & Lovers and Manly Affections, Chris Brickell, has produced another gorgeous book filled with elegant pictures of New Zealand men through 80 years of our history.
Fresh lesbian/bi fiction
Posted in: Books 2nd October 2013
A selection of the latest books featuring women who love women, or written by bi or lesbian authors, which are creating buzz among readers around the world.
New reads for gay/bi men
Posted in: Books 30th June 2013
Fancy a fresh bit of gay/bi menâ€™s fiction? Here are some of the novels which have been creating a buzz among readers and critics.
Posted in: Books 26th June 2013
With the help of readers, we have put together a list of gay/bi male fiction to lose yourself in. There were just so many, we have split them into classics and hot new reads. First: a few classics.
Bookworm picks: lesbian/bi memoirs
Posted in: Books 14th June 2013
Looking for some real life stories to sink your teeth into this winter? With the help of our readers, we at GayNZ.com have come up with a list of some must-read memoirs.
Bookworm picks: Trans works
Posted in: Books 6th June 2013
The buzz around a new memoir telling the true story of a former Navy Seal who has come out as a transgender woman leads us into our list of trans fiction and memoirs.
Bookworm picks: youth novels
Posted in: Books 30th May 2013
Winterâ€™s icy fingers are starting to wrap their way around the country, so what better thing to do than stay at home by the heater and devour some books?!
Review: Twists and Turns
Posted in: Books 30th November 2012
It turns out divingâ€™s gay golden boy Matthew Mitcham is just as screwed up as the rest of us. He reveals all in his compelling autobiography.
Review: Debating Same-Sex Marriage
Posted in: Books 24th October 2012
What is currently being debated about same-sex marriage equality within the United States, Australia and elsewhere? Craig Young reviews the book Debating Same-Sex Marriage.
Review: Manly Affections
Posted in: Books 7th October 2012
Chris Brickell's latest book is a bijou gem of research and writing which transports us back to another place, another time, almost another sexuality.
Review: Love is the Cure
Posted in: Books 16th August 2012
Elton John's somewhat self-serving autobiography is well worth reading.
Manly Affections preview
Posted in: Books 28th July 2012
Watch a preview clip about Manly Affections, the new work from Mates & Lovers author Chris Brickell.
Posted in: Books 28th March 2012
Small-town Wairarapa in the late 1800s might be the last place youâ€™d expect to find a hotbed of manly affection, but through the lens of gay photographer Robert Gant, Mates & Lovers author Chris Brickell has been able to delve into the intimacy that existed.