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Nathan Burgoine

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'Nathan Burgoine grew up a reader and studied literature in university while making a living as a bookseller. His first published short story was "Heart" in the collection Fool for Love: New Gay Fiction. Since then, he has had over two dozen short stories published, including This is How You Die (the second Machine of Death anthology).

His first novel, Light, is available from Bold Strokes Books and was a finalist for both the Lambda Literary Award for LGBT SF/Fantasy/Horror, and the BOTYA 2013 Gay & Lesbian (Adult Fiction) ForeWord award. His second novel, Triad Blood, is available now from Bold Strokes Books. His first novella-length work, "In Memoriam," is included in the collection On the Run, by Wilde City Press.

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Nathan Burgoine I'm working on 'Triad Blood.' It's the first novel-length story featuring the three fellas I've used in four short stories so far. I'm enjoying…moreI'm working on 'Triad Blood.' It's the first novel-length story featuring the three fellas I've used in four short stories so far. I'm enjoying myself, it's flowing well, and I keep knocking on wood for that to continue. (less)
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(B) in order, the guys appear first in "Three" in Blood Sacraments, then "Intercession" in Wings (Anders tells that story), then…more
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(B) in order, the guys appear first in "Three" in Blood Sacraments, then "Intercession" in Wings (Anders tells that story), then "Possession," in Erotica Exotica (Curtis tells that one), then "Necessary Evils," in Raising Hell (Anders again).

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Wow. What an awesome couple of days. First off, there are reviews coming in for Triad Blood and they’ve all been positive and I know that won’t last forever but right now, it’s gold. More than that, many of the positive reviews have said the thing that I was hoping they’d say the most: some version of ‘I hope there are...

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Nathan Burgoine and 1 other person liked Laurali's review of Triad Blood:
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"Everything I have read by Nathan Burgoine is superb, and "Triad Blood" is no exception. Burgoine's short stories are delightful, but his first two novels have really shown us what he can do....and it only leaves you wanting more.

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Nathan Burgoine and 2 other people liked Lisazj1's review of Light:
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"4.5 stars, and I absolutely loved this! There's not a thing I can tell you without spoiling, but it's so worth the time to find out what happens. The characters were fun and had great personality and I was tremendously entertained, as well as bein..." Read more of this review »
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I paused in a bookstore today and this caught my eye. What a brilliant little story about a boy who is afraid of the Dark and prefers the Dark stay elsewhere in his house - and then one night the dark comes to his room.

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Nathan Burgoine is 44% done with The Druid Stone: Oh, please say at some point the word bisexual will occur. One "go gay for you" isn't irredeemable. :(
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"I wasn't too sure what to expect with this story, and I was immediately a bit worried that I wouldn't understand what was going on when I found out that this does pick up after some short stories featuring the same characters. But when I read that..." Read more of this review »
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So, this took me a long time to read and I don't want anyone to think that reflects upon the readability by any means. It's actually quite the opposite. These characters, who were in turns dark, empathetic, frightening, engrossing, and disturbing kep ...more
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Listened over the past few days... Who knew I'd manage to suffer any holiday spirit after twenty years of retail? Fluffy m/m audiobook that played while I chored it up a notch.
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Since I've stopped working at the bookstore, I've been trying to restore my Christmas Spirit. Last year, the novelty of my first Christmas not working in decades was incredible, but it still felt "off" and strange not to be going a bit crazy. This ye ...more
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“After all, if God had wanted men to fuck other men, he'd have given them dicks and shoved a G-spot up their assholes!”
Nathan Burgoine, Light

“My bond with Luc and Anders is holy," I said. "It's just, y'know, holy in a gay threesome sort of way.”
Nathan Burgoine, Erotica Exotica: Tales of Sex, Magic, and the Supernatural

“My bond with Luc and Anders is holy," I said. "It's just, y'know, holy in a gay threesome sort of way.”
Nathan Burgoine, Erotica Exotica: Tales of Sex, Magic, and the Supernatural

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