484 episodes

The Big Gay Fiction Podcast is for avid readers and passionate fans of queer romance fiction. Each week we bring you exclusive author interviews, book recommendations and explore the latest in queer pop culture.

Big Gay Fiction Podcast Jeff Adams & Will Knauss

    • Arts
    • 4.7 • 85 Ratings

The Big Gay Fiction Podcast is for avid readers and passionate fans of queer romance fiction. Each week we bring you exclusive author interviews, book recommendations and explore the latest in queer pop culture.

    "Somewhere Beyond the Sea" with TJ Klune

    "Somewhere Beyond the Sea" with TJ Klune

    New York Times bestselling author TJ Klune talks with Jeff at an event that was recorded live at the Sacramento Public Library. TJ discusses the forthcoming book "Somewhere Beyond the Sea," which is the sequel to "The House in the Cerulean Sea." In addition, TJ has some wonderful stories about "Cerulean Sea," talks about what one of his life missions is, and drops some hints about what books are coming next.
    Complete show notes for episode 458 along with a transcript of the show are at BigGayFictionPodcast.com.
    Look for the next episode of Big Gay Fiction Podcast on July 29.
    Big Gay Fiction Podcast is part of the Frolic Podcast Network. Find many more outstanding podcasts at frolic.media/podcasts!

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Rockstar Romance with Xio Axelrod

    Rockstar Romance with Xio Axelrod

    Kicking off the episode, Jeff highlights a new Kickstarter from Lee Wind, and recommends "Cats: The Jellicle Ball" on stage at PAC NYC, and baseball romance "The Prospects" by KT Hoffman.
    Then, Xio Axelrod is in conversation with Jeff at an event that was recorded live at Wild Sisters Book Company in Sacramento. Xio talks about her latest book, "Girls with Bad Reputations," which features the romance between Kayla and Ty, and set in the world of The Lillys, an all girl rock band working for their big break. Xio discusses her inspirations for the characters, The Lillys music she's creating, and what's coming up next for the fictional band.
    Complete show notes for episode 457 along with a transcript of the show are at BigGayFictionPodcast.com.
    Look for the next episode of Big Gay Fiction Podcast on Monday, July 15.
    Big Gay Fiction Podcast is part of the Frolic Podcast Network. Find many more outstanding podcasts at frolic.media/podcasts!

    • 57 min
    Ep 456: Tropey Workplace Romance with Frederick Smith

    Ep 456: Tropey Workplace Romance with Frederick Smith

    Jeff opens the show recommending three books, the seventh "Love is All" anthology, "The Bump" by Sidney Karger, and "One and Done" by Frederick Smith.
    Frederick then talks about "One and Done" and the inspirations behind Taylor and Dustin, and this workplace, enemies-to-lovers romance. He also shares how the romance reading, and attending virtual author events during the pandemic helped prepare him to write this story. In addition, Frederick discussed Juneteenth, Pride, and has some great book recommendations.
    Complete show notes for episode 456 along with a transcript of the show are at BigGayFictionPodcast.com.
    Look for the next episode of Big Gay Fiction Podcast on July 1.
    Big Gay Fiction Podcast is part of the Frolic Podcast Network. Find many more outstanding podcasts at frolic.media/podcasts!

    • 1 hr 3 min
    "A Different Kind of Brave" with Lee Wind

    "A Different Kind of Brave" with Lee Wind

    Happy Pride Month! Jeff kicks off the show with news about two in-person events he's taking part in during June. He also recommends two books perfect for Pride reading.
    Lee Wind discusses his latest YA thriller/romance "A Different Kind of Brave," which mixes action, a love of James Bond films, gadgets, and a love story into a page-turner of a story. Lee talks about his inspirations for the book and how it evolved during the writing process. Lee also previews two books coming later this year "The Gender Binary is a Big Lie," and "For the Love of the Half-Eaten Peach." Plus we find out what Pride means to him in 2024 and get some great book recommendations.
    Complete show notes for episode 455 along with a transcript of the show are at BigGayFictionPodcast.com.
    Look for the next episode of Big Gay Fiction Podcast on Monday, June 17.
    Big Gay Fiction Podcast is part of the Frolic Podcast Network. Find many more outstanding podcasts at frolic.media/podcasts!

    • 54 min
    Rainbow Readers Cruise: A New Event for Readers

    Rainbow Readers Cruise: A New Event for Readers

    On August 19, 2024, the Rainbow Readers Cruise sets sail for the first time. The cruise is organized by narrator Joel Leslie, Joel's husband and travel coordinator Rich Najuch, and reviewer/blogger Joyfully Jay, and share all the details on this one-of-a-kind reader event. We hear from them about why they created the cruise and the activities that will take place on the voyage.
    Complete show notes for episode 454 along with a transcript of the show are at BigGayFictionPodcast.com.
    Look for the next episode of Big Gay Fiction Podcast on June 3.
    Big Gay Fiction Podcast is part of the Frolic Podcast Network. Find many more outstanding podcasts at frolic.media/podcasts!

    • 49 min
    Baseball, 1960 New York, and Bad Dogs with Cat Sebastian

    Baseball, 1960 New York, and Bad Dogs with Cat Sebastian

    Author Cat Sebastian discusses her latest book, "You Should Be So Lucky," which features the romance between baseball player Eddie and newspaper reporter Mark and is set in 1960 New York. Cat talks about why she decided to write a historical baseball romance and the author whose books inspired her to do it. She also shares details on her favorite scenes and side characters, and she's got book recommendations too.
    Complete show notes for episode 453 along with a transcript of the show are at BigGayFictionPodcast.com.
    Look for the next episode of Big Gay Fiction Podcast on Monday, May 20.
    Big Gay Fiction Podcast is part of the Frolic Podcast Network. Find many more outstanding podcasts at frolic.media/podcasts!

    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
85 Ratings

85 Ratings

Neil Plakcy ,

Love to listen

Jeff and Will are so charming and I love their interviews. They ask interesting questions and their voices are so friendly that I could listen forever.

ArsonRapture ,

Stupid premise.

Run.

stenellalong ,

Excellent show

This is a good blend of recommendations and discussions with authors or others in the romance genre or podcast world. I look forward to listening to the episode each week.

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