More from Ann McMan
New Novel Available on June 14, 2022
Dead Letters from Paradise by Ann McMan publishes in eBook, paperback, and audiobook formats on June 28, 2022.
The Big Tow Brings Home IPPY Gold
Ann McMan’s rollicking romantic comedy strikes gold in the 2021 Independent Publisher Book Awards.
New Jericho Novel Available on July 1st, 2021
Book #4 of the Jericho Series coming in the summer of 2021.
Lez Talk About Books, Baby! An Interview with Ann McMan
Ann McMan joins podcaster Anita Kelly for a sometimes witty, sometimes onery conversation.
The Big Tow Receives Starred Review from Publishers Weekly
Ann McMan’s The Big Tow receives a coveted Publisher’s Weekly starred review.
McMan’s Galileo Wins Lambda Literary Award
Ann McMan’s Galileo has won the 2020 Lambda Literary Award in the Lesbian Mystery category.
Galileo Nabs IPPY Silver
Ann McMan’s Galileo was awarded a silver medal in the 2020 Independent Publishers Awards.
Les Do Books Podcast with Ann McMan
Podcaster Tara Scott talks with Ann McMan about the themes and metaphors that pervade her novels.
Watch the Galileo Trailer Here
Galileo is the exciting new political thriller from Ann McMan.
V1: A Valentine’s Day Odyssey—Listen for Free
Listen to a free podcast of Ann McMan’s “V1: A Valentine’s Day Odyssey”.
Galileo Publishes November 12, 2019
Galileo Publication Set for November 12, 2019.
Beowulf for Cretins Wins Lambda Literary Award
Ann McMan brings home the Lambda Literary Award in the Lesbian Romance category.
Galileo Scheduled for Release in Fall 2019
Galileo by Ann McMan is scheduled for a fall 2019 release.
Beowulf for Cretins Shortlists for Goldie Awards
Ann McMan’s Beowulf for Cretins: A Love Story has shortlisted for two GCLS Goldie Awards.
Beowulf For Cretins: A Love Story Shortlisted for Lambda Literary Award
Bywater Books is pleased to announce that Beowulf for Cretins: A Love Story has shortlisted for the Lambda Literary Award in the Lesbian Romance category.
Goldenrod Wins Goldie Award
Goldenrod took home the Golden Crown Literary Society (Goldie) Award in the General Fiction category.
Goldenrod Shortlisted for Lambda Literary Award
Bywater Books is pleased to announce that Ann McMan’s Goldenrod has shortlisted for the Lambda Literary Award in the Lesbian Romance category.
Goldenrod Wins IPPY Award
Goldenrod by Ann McMan was awarded the Independent Publisher’s (IPPY) bronze medal in the Southeast Regional Fiction category.
Backcast Wins IPPY Award
Backcast by Ann McMan was awarded the Independent Publisher’s (IPPY) silver medal in the Northeast Regional Fiction category.
Ann McMan Awarded Alice B. Medal
ANN McMAN is one of best-selling lesbian fiction and humor writers in America. She has published five novels and two short story collections, and won two Golden Crown Literary Awards. Her novel, Hoosier Daddy, was a Lambda Literary Award finalist. Her newest novel, Backcast, will be released by Bywater Books in late 2015.
Everything You Wanted To Know About Ann McMan, Famous Author
Two years ago, Ann McMan sat down to begin writing what would become her magnum opus, Backcast, the followup to her hit novella, Bottle Rocket. While two years might seem like forever in lesbian literature years, this story is epic in proportion, and involves thirteen primary characters on a writer’s retreat in Vermont.
Three Wins a Goldie
Ann McMan’s best-selling holiday omnibus, Three, was awarded the Golden Crown Literary Society Award for Anthology/Collection (Fiction). About the Author: Salem West Salem West is the Publisher of Bywater Books and a member of the Lambda Literary Board of Trustees....
You Know These Things
I’ve spent the better part of six decades trying to connect the dots. During that time, I’ve had some modest successes. The pictures that sometimes emerged were pretty good, and frequently entertaining. Creating them was a lot like indulging in a real life version of...
Three Named Goldie Finalist
Ann McMan’s best-selling holiday omnibus, Three, has been named as a Golden Crown Literary Society Award finalist under the Anthology/Collection (Fiction) category. Winners will be announced during a ceremony at the Red Lion Hotel On The River – Jantzen Beach in...
Hoosier Daddy Named Lambda Literary Award Finalist
26th Annual Lambda Literary Award Finalists Announced Hoosier Daddy: A Heartland Romance has been named as a Lambda Literary Awards finalist under the Lesbian Romance category Now in their twenty-sixth year, the Lambda Literary Awards celebrate achievement in...
Backcast—What The Critics Are Saying
What Happens When Women Attending a Writer’s Retreat Enter a Tournament Bass Fishing Competition? This unconventional novel of self-discovery and empowerment truly is Fried Green Tomatoes meets The Big Chill by way of A River Runs through It ALL WOMEN HAVE hidden...
Descending Upon Asheville
Looking for something to do on a Friday night? Join Ann’s wife and host, Salem West for a very special evening, as she sits down to talk with bestselling North Carolina authors, D. Jackson Leigh, VK Powell, Rebecca Swartz, and the inimitable Ann McMan. This lively...
Backast is Now Available
Backcast is Fried Green Tomatoes meetsThe Big Chill by way of A River Runs Through It “I love Ann McMan.”—Dorothy Allison, National Book Award finalist forBastard Out of Carolina “Ann McMan is the lesbian Armistead Maupin, only better.”—Lee Lynch, author of The...
Sidecar to be Reissued in July 2016
ANN McMAN’S award-winning short story collection, Sidecar, will be reissued by Bywater Books and available for sale in both ebook and trade paperback formats in July 2016. Sidecar, a fast and funny compilation of short stories that are full of the rich detail, witty...
Welcome Back to Jericho—Goldenrod Coming in 2017
Jericho Book Three to be Released in July 2017 Return to Jericho, a sleepy town in the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia where life is anything but dull. Join Maddie and Syd as they struggle to find a new normal without their foster child, Henry Lawrence, who now is...
Jericho and Aftermath Available as Audiobooks
Ann McMan’s Jericho and Aftermath are now available as audiobooks. You find them through the ITunes Store and at Audible.com. Click here for Jericho. Click here for Aftermath. Let me know what you think. About the Author: Salem West Salem West is the Publisher of...
Appearances – Past & Present
June 13-17, 2012 – Ann appeared at the Golden Crown Literary Conference in Minneapolis, MN. She participated in a panel with authors Lori Lake, Ellen Hart, and Elizabeth Sims, and read the first chapter of her novella, “Bottle Rocket”,...