From Portlyn Media:
Making Out Like a Virgin: sex, desire & intimacy after sexual trauma is a unique and moving collection of personal nonfiction essays that detail how each writer has moved beyond mere survival of sexual trauma to unapologetically discover a sexually and emotionally thriving life.
From Hurricane Island Publishing:
AMP’s young adult imprint introduces The Real Education of TJ Crowley, by Grant Overstake. The Real Education is a thought-provoking novel set in the turbulent years of 1968-69 in Wichita, KS. Told in first person by TJ Crowley, this coming of age story follows a teenager as he is forced to reconsider his racist beliefs when a black family crosses the city's color lines and moves in next door.
Iphigenia Murphy, by Sara Hosey, is a coming-of-age contemporary young adult novel set in 1990's New York City. A character of contradictions (a native New Yorker who's only been to Manhattan on school trips, a Colombian/Irish skater girl, an urban camper), Iffy must grapple not only with the central question of adolescence — Who do I want to be? — but of adulthood: Just what would I do protect myself and those I love?
From Sassy Sally Media:
AMP’s erotica imprint features The Left Handed Guide series, edited by Dewey Fourchette. Featuring saucy stories set in regional city centers where insider understanding of the local flavor is part of the fun! The series will expand to include Burlington, Seattle, New Orleans, Boulder, and beyond.
From Animal Mineral:
Cairo Nights: Stories of a Night Girl, by Anonymous. Bold world fiction, chronicling a dying prostitute's recollections of life, womanhood, and sexuality. Originally written in Arabic, the novel is being translated into English for its first publication. Coming 2017.