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Hold On, I'm Coming!

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Hold On, I'm Coming!

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When You're a Boy
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and, then, he kissed me

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Catching On


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- Title number 40! Our latest men's anthology Hold On, I'm Coming! features all new Australian fiction, features 9 new stories, 80+ pages. Released September 2012. Available in pdf and ePub formats
- The popular men's anthology When You're a Boy other boys check you out features 9 new stories, 80+ pages. Released Oct 2011.
- and, then, he kissed me! features 10 authors, 90 A5 pages, released Mar 2011
- Catching On, early encounters with gay identity about that moment of personal awareness when who you are becomes clear. All new writing from eleven authors, 50 pages, edited by Ian MacNeill. Released July 2010.


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I need some

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- I need some Our fastest downloader ever, eight stories, 60 pages. Released Dec 2009.
- I am a camera A popular download, eight stories, over 45 pages. Plus an interesting look at blogging. Released Feb 2009.
- Man Overboard A very popular download, six stories, all new writing, over thirty pages. Released Nov 2008.


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Justified and Ancient

Justified and Ancient

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Queer Hearts

Queer Hearts


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My boyfriend's back

My boyfriend's back

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2006 Boys' Summer collection

Boys' Summer collection

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- Justified and Ancient is a retrospective collection of writing from around the time of the first Sydney Mardi Gras. Released Feb 2008 for MG's 30th anniversary.
- Queer Hearts is our biggest collection so far, over sixty pages featuring 12 writers. Released December 2007
- My boyfriend's back, released in July 2007 - Sweet and gritty, sublime and sexy, this collection includes work from ten established and new writers - highlighting the best in contemporary Australian gay fiction today.
- Still a popular download, the 2006 Boys' Summer collection was the first Australian collection of gay men's writing in many years. It features work from eight well known and new authors.


New Mardi Gras Short Story Competiton winner collections

2012 New Mardi Gras Short Story competition winners

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2011 New Mardi Gras Short Story competition winners

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2010 New Mardi Gras short story competition winners

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- The annual Mardi Gras short story competitions present the winners and highly recommended entries. These stories are 750 words on the theme of 'Making History' (2010); 'Home' (2011) in 2012 the theme was 'Heroes'. More below

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2009 Mardi Gras Short Stories

2009 New Mardi Gras short story competition winners

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2008 Mardi Gras Short Stories

2008 New Mardi Gras short story competition winners

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2007 Mardi Gras Short Stories

2007 New Mardi Gras short story competition winners

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- The annual Mardi Gras short story competitions present the winners and highly recommended entries. These are 500 word stories; 2009 theme was 'War and Peace', in 2008 the theme was 'One Small Step'; the 2007 theme of 'Love or money'.

 

Feast Festival Writing Competition winners

Poetry collections

2010 Feast Writing competition winners

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2009 Feast Writing Competition

2009 Feast Writing competition winners

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2008 Feast Writing Competition

2008 Feast Writing competition winners

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Perverse Verse 2007

Perverse Verse 2007

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Perverse Verse 2006

Perverse Verse 2006

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- All the winners and the highly commended entries from the Feast Writing Competitions and Perverse Verse, the annual poetry reading was a Mardi Gras institution for many years; we've got pdfs for the 2006 and 2007 events featuring some of the poetry read on the day.

 

Individual author titles:

Stinga

Stinga

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The Queen and I

The Queen and I

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As If Overnight

As If Overnight

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Ken Always

Ken Always Does As He's Told

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Downloadable is David della Sabbia's first detective fiction novel, Stinga.The Queen and I is a new collection of Thailand stories from Gary Dunne, and As If Overnight is available again as a complete pdf rebuild. And a record of Gary's photo exhibition Ken Always Does As He's Asked in 2012. Check out David's and Gary's author pages for more info.

 

Individual author titles: Ian MacNeill and Robert Tait

Red and Silver

Red and Silver

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Portraits for the blind

Portraits for the Blind

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TV Tricks

TV Tricks

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Perfect Gay Marriage

Perfect Gay Marriage

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Perfect Gay Marriage

Perfect Gay Marriage

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Ian MacNeill presents his 1992 novel for mature teenagers Red and Silver has been remade into a new pdf. Also available, his novella Portraits for the Blind, is exclusive here. Also his poetry gem TV Tricks is from 1989. Check out Ian's author page for more information. Robert Tait's new work, a who dun it with gay twists and dramas around every corner. Now available as a complete novel, see info page for more details.

 

Extracts and short stories:

Trashtown

Trashtown [chap 1]

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M West stories

M.West Stories

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Shadows on the dancefloor

Shadows on the Dancefloor (Chap)

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A day in the counrty

A Day in the Country

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Trout Fishing in Melbourne

Trout Fishing in Melbourne

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Chapter one from Robert Tait's Trashtown is available, as are two short stories from Michael West. There's a sample chapter from Gary Dunne's Shadows on the dance floor and a Behind the Words feature on the story behind the writing of this chapter. Plus Gary's story that won equal second prize in the 2009 Sex Write-off Competition (Midsumma Melbourne).

 

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Three Seasons

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4:flaunt

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3flaunt

3:flaunt

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2flaunt

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flaunt

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- Mij Tanith's new novel Three Seasons is now available. Our first lesbian novel!
- flaunt, 2:flaunt, 3:flaunt and 4:flaunt are the first lesbian anthologies in Australia for many years and feature the best of new lesbian writing.
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Over 220,000 downloads have been made from gay-ebooks web site since we started (2006).

Gay-ebooks most popular downloads during June 2013:

10: Boys' Summer collection
9: Perfect Gay Marriage
8: Ken Always Does...
7: I Need Some
6: Sabbia, Stinga
5: MacNeill, Portraits
4: And then he kissed me
3: When You're a Boy
2: My Boyfriend's Back
1: Hold On, I'm Coming!


Gay-ebooks most popular downloads for all time... 2006 to June 2013:

10: Sabbia, Stinga
9: Hold On, I'm Coming
8: MacNeill, Portraits
7: Queer Hearts
6: When You're a boy
5: And then he kissed me

4: I am a camera
3: Boys' Summer collection
2: My Boyfriend's Back
1: I Need Some

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