Congrats to our two Lambda Literary Awards finalists, Chinelo Okparanta and Nicole Georges! Winners will be announced June 2.
HAPPINESS, LIKE WATER by Chinelo Okparanta. A moving debut story collection centered on Nigerian women, as they build lives out of longing and hope, faith and doubt, the struggle to stay and the mandate to leave, and the burden and strength of love.
CALLING DR. LAURA by Nicole J. Georges. In a charming graphic memoir that Alison Bechdel calls “riveting,” “disarming,” and “haunting,” a psychic reading spurs Portland ‘zinester Nicole Georges to uncover an old secret about her father and the family story she never knew.