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Toddlers Swipe and Scroll Before Learning to Walk

May 4
A new study found that by age 2, more than a third of children have spent at least an hour a day on digital devices. Author and pediatrician Dr. Laura Jana discusses her new book and whether the "device generation" is cause for concern.

Former Stripper Matt Converse Pens Gay Erotic Thriller

By David-Elijah Nahmod | May 2
Matt Converse was once a stripper at The Nob Hill Theater, San Francisco's premiere gay adult entertainment emporium. That experience, and his fondness for the horror genre, led to his new novella "Behind the Velvet Curtain."

Crime and Mystery Writer Ruth Rendell Dies at 85

By Jill Lawless | May 2
Mystery writer Ruth Rendell, who brought psychological insight and social conscience to the classic British detective story, has died at the age of 85.

Balancing Act :: Author Kenny Porpora Talks of Growing Up Amongst Dysfunction

By Douglas Baulf | May 1
In Kenny Porpora's memoir 'The Autumn Baloon,' the out, 28-year old writer tells the story of growing up amidst family dysfunction & addiction, & how he survived. EDGE spoke to Porpora about his darkly funny book.

Jon Krakauer on New Book 'Missoula' and College Rape

Apr 27
Jon Krakauer, author of best-sellers "Into Thin Air" and "Into the Wild," is shining light on rape in college towns including Missoula, Montana. Krakauer discusses his latest book, "Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town."

German Nobel Laureate Guenter Grass Dies at Age 87

By Geir Moulson | Apr 13
Guenter Grass, the Nobel-winning German writer who gave voice to the generation that came of age during the horrors of the Nazi era but later ran into controversy over his own World War II past and stance toward Israel, has died. He was 87.

Raves for 'Provocateur's Payback': a 'Delirious Gay Thriller'

By EDGE | Apr 8
Riverdale Avenue Books announces the publication of "The Provocateur's Payback" by Paco Muñoz-Botas under the its LGBT Magnus imprint. Previously published in Spain, the international thriller received rave reviews in Europe.

Alter-EDGE's "CONVERGENCE" on DC Comics

By JC Alvarez | Apr 6
Powerhouse publishing giant DC Comics promises major shake-ups to its biggest heroes facing a new crisis in "Convergence" which will span more than 75 years of DC Universe history in a new weekly event for spring!

Authors Praise Rise in LGBT-Themed Kids' Books

By Chris Hunqueriza | Apr 5
Twenty-five years ago, Leslea Newman published a book about a child and her two moms. Since then, many books have been released with LGBT themes or authored by out writers.

'Game of Thrones' Author Releases Chapter From Next Book

Apr 2
Yes, George RR Martin really is working on that next book.

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