Fool for Love: New Gay Fiction by R.d. CochraneFool for Love: New Gay Fiction by R.d. Cochrane

Fool for Love: New Gay Fiction

EditorR.d. Cochrane, Timothy J. Lambert

Paperback | February 10, 2009

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For every cynic whose given up on love comes this new collection of gay romance stories to help give love a chance.In an age of hookups and cybersex, who has time for a little romance? For all those who think love's gone the way of the 8-track tape comes a collection of new gay fiction designed to reignite their belief in love and romance. Follow the travails of a dog walker enchanted with his new client, a restaurant owner who catches the eye of his most loyal customer, a blind date fix-up, and other seekers of the lost flame as they stumble upon romance and a possible chance at love. Showcasing new work from some of today's best-known gay writers, including Trebor Healey, Felice Picano, Joel Derfner, Andrew Holleran, and Greg Herren, the stories inFool for Love are a funny, sweet, and sometimes wrenching reminder of the joy romance brings to the human heart.
Title:Fool for Love: New Gay FictionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:265 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.79 inPublished:February 10, 2009Publisher:Cleis PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1573443395

ISBN - 13:9781573443395


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fun stories These are fun and interesting short stories, great for an afternoon read. In particular I'm a big fan of one of the newly published authors, 'Nathan Burgoine, who's voice is engaging and entertaining.
Date published: 2009-03-27

Editorial Reviews

Every once in a while a book comes along that completely bowls me over. It shakes me out of any reading ennui I may be experiencing and reminds me once again of the reasons for my love of the written word. The anthologyFool for Love: New Gay Fiction falls into this category."-The Indie Reviewer"The stories are all so varied that I was never sure what I would get when I opened the cover once again, but I did know that I would find something enjoyable, perhaps even touching.""When started readingFool for Love I was pleased to discover real two-handed fiction, love and romance."-Big Gay Books"It's tough to choose one author as a favorite here. I loved them ALL."-Impressions of a Reader"It's the newcomers... that give this book its the-future-of-queer-lit-is-good edge."-Richard Labonte"... if you want to read romance, here are some heartwarming, funny, bittersweet, hopeful, wistful, and sad tales."-R. D. Cochrane "