Skyy and Fiona Zedde finalists for Best Lesbian Novel or Memoir on

Vote for The Best Lesbian Novel or Memoir

Sistahs on the Shelf authors Fiona Zedde and Skyy have been selected among 10 finalists for The Best Lesbian Novel or Memoir in the Readers’ Choice Awards 2012 on

They’ve been nominated for:

Dangerous Pleasures by Fiona Zedde (read the Sistahs on the Shelf review)

Choices by Skyy (read the Sistahs on the Shelf review)

Voting is open Feb. 22 through March 21, 2012. The winners will be announced March 30, 2012. You will be able to vote once per day.

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D. Alexandria is a 2011 Lambda Literary Finalist!

Congratulations to author D. Alexandria, whose debut was recently announced as a 2011 Lambda Literary Finalist. Her collection of hot stories, This is How We Do It, was nominated in the Lesbian Erotica category. Read the Sistahs on the Shelf review of her book here.

Winners will be announced May 26, 2011 in New York City. Please visit for the complete list of Lammy Finalists.

Let’s wish D. Alexandria the best of luck.

Samiya Bashir is a 2010 Lambda Literary Award Finalist

Congratulations are in order for Samiya Bashir, who is a finalist for a 2010 Lambda Literary Award. Her book, Gospel: Poems published by Red Bone Press, was recognized in the Lesbian Poetry category. Winners will be announced at the 22nd Annual Awards in New York on May 27. Let’s wish Bashir the best.

Sistahs is up for a Lezzy Award!

Sistahs on the Shelf is up for a 2009 Lezzy Award in the Entertainment/Culture category from The Lesbian Lifestyle website.  Sistahs needs your nominations, and you can do that by clicking the banner above. Only the top 3 nominated blogs will move on to compete for the winner of this category. You can make one nomination every 24 hours, and be sure to check your email to click on the confirmation link listed there.

It was an honor to be considered, so any support to Sistahs is appreciated. For more information about the The Lezzies visit