WLW Books with Pansexual & Bisexual Characters (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #16)

books with pansexual and bisexual characters

It’s Pride Month, and it’s also LGBT+ Book Month, so the next three crossword puzzles will feature books with characters on the LGBTQIA spectrum. This week’s puzzle is about f/f books with pansexual and bisexual characters; next week’s puzzle will feature books about asexual and ace spectrum characters, and the week after, I’ll post a puzzle featuring books with nonbinary and trans characters.   You can still solve previous puzzles & win ebooks! If you haven’t solved all the previous puzzles yet, you can still do so! For every solution you send in, you get an entry into the drawing …

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WLW & Lesbian Science Fiction Novels (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #15)

lesbian science fiction

This week’s F/F Fiction Crossword Puzzle features WLW & lesbian science fiction novels. Science fiction is a fascinating genre. It explores new worlds, new technologies, and new ideas, while embracing diverse characters and tackling issues of human—or alien—society. But there aren’t that many sci-fi novels with women-loving women around, so I hope this puzzle gives you new books to read if you like this genre.   You can still solve previous puzzles & win ebooks! If you haven’t solved all the previous puzzles yet, you can still do so! For every solution you send in, you get an entry into …

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Popular WLW & lesbian fiction authors (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #14)

lesbian fiction authors

Today’s F/F Fiction Crossword Puzzle is different from the previous ones: instead of featuring books, this puzzle is about some of the most popular WLW & lesbian fiction authors. This time, there are also more clues than usual—20 instead of 15—because it was incredibly tough to narrow down the long list of lesbian fiction authors to just a few handfuls. Really a wonderful problem to have! Isn’t it great that we live in a time when there are so many authors writing books about women-loving women? Each of the clues describes an author, and you’ll have to put their (pen) …

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WLW & Lesbian Books with Main Characters Who Are Mothers (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #13)

lesbian books mothers

This week’s F/F Fiction Crossword Puzzle features WLW & lesbian books with characters who are mothers. Some of them will be single moms, while others have a co-parent; some will be mothers of teenagers or even adults, while others will be new mothers of a baby.   You can still solve previous puzzles & win ebooks! If you haven’t solved all the previous puzzles yet, you can still do so! For every solution you send in, you get an entry into the drawing for the grand prize.   So, here’s the WLW & lesbian books with characters who are mothers …

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WLW & Lesbian Romantic Suspense Novels (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #12)

lesbian romantic suspense

  This week’s F/F Fiction Crossword Puzzle features WLW & lesbian romantic suspense novels. A romantic suspense novel combines a romance between the main characters with a mystery or intrigue plot in which the characters solve a crime or face danger together. If that sounds like your kind of book, sharpen your pencil and take a crack at the romantic suspense puzzle!   You can still solve previous puzzles & win ebooks! If you haven’t solved all the previous puzzles yet, you can still do so! For every solution you send in, you get an entry into the drawing for …

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WLW & Lesbian Books from Bywater Books (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #11)

Lesbian Bywater Books

It’s time for another publishers edition! This week’s F/F Fiction Crossword Puzzle features novels from Bywater Books. Bywater publishes lesbian books, feminist-themed fiction, and narrative nonfiction from authors such as Ann McMan, Ellen Hart, Katherine V. Forrest, Marianne K. Martin, Anna Burke, and many more.   Read up on the rules If you are discovering the F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge only now, read up on the rules and prizes, then come back here and try to solve the Bywater Books puzzle. You can also still send in the solutions for the previous puzzles, including the “toaster oven” puzzle. Everyone who solves that …

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Join the F/F Fiction Easter Egg Hunt and win one of 33 f/f fiction ebooks

F/F Fiction Easter Egg Hunt

Happy Easter, everyone! It’s been a while since I hunted for hidden eggs or chocolate on Easter, but I think you’re never too old for an Easter egg hunt. Since most of us are staying home, self-isolating, I put together a virtual F/F Fiction Easter Egg Hunt! 33 authors of WLW & lesbian fiction donated ebook prizes for you to win.   Here’s how to participate in the F/F Fiction Easter Egg Hunt To participate in the Easter Egg Hunt, visit the websites of the authors on the list below. Each author hid a picture of an Easter egg somewhere …

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WLW & Lesbian “Toaster Oven” Romance Novels (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #10)

lesbian toaster oven romance

  This week’s F/F Fiction Crossword Puzzle features so-called “toaster oven” romance novels—books about women who go through a process of self-discovery during the course of the book and figure out that they are not as straight as they previously assumed. Most of them find themselves attracted and fall in love with another woman for the very first time. The “toaster oven” is an old joke within the LGBT+ community. To my knowledge, it originated when Ellen DeGeneres’s character on the 1990s sitcom Ellen came out as gay in the infamous “Puppy Episode” and her love interest was presented with …

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WLW & lesbian paranormal romance & paranormal fiction (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #9)

lesbian paranormal romance

  This week’s F/F Fiction Crossword Puzzle covers WLW & lesbian paranormal romance and paranormal fiction novels. Paranormal books are set in a world that looks like our current, ordinary world at first glance—but paranormal creatures and supernatural beings such as werewolves, shapeshifters, vampires, demons, or ghosts exist along with humans.   Read up on the rules If you are discovering the F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge only now, read up on the rules and prizes, then come back here and try to solve the WLW & lesbian paranormal romance & paranormal fiction puzzle. You can also still send in the solutions …

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WLW & lesbian books from Bella Books (F/F Fiction Crossword Challenge #8)

lesbian books by Bella Books

  After Ylva Publishing and Bold Strokes Books got puzzles of their own, it’s time for another publisher’s edition. Today’s F/F Fiction Crossword Puzzle features another one of the big publishers of WLW & lesbian fiction: Bella Books. Bella Books has published their first lesbian book in 2001 and took over the backstock of Naiad Press in 2003. Since then, they have published popular authors such as Karin Kallmaker, E.J. Noyes, Katherine V. Forrest, KG MacGregor, Gerri Hill, Tracey Richardson, Heather Rose Jones, and many more.   Read up on the rules If you are discovering the F/F Fiction Crossword …

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