Michael Lowenthal

Books & Writing

Novels & Stories

  • Sex With Strangers: Stories
  • The Paternity Test
  • Charity Girl
  • Avoidance
  • The Same Embrace



Franny, the Queen of Provincetown, by John Preston
Introduction to reprint of this 1983 novel in the Little Sister's Classics series.


Between Men
Richard Canning, ed. (Carroll & Graf, 2007).
Best New American Voices 2005
Francine Prose, ed. (Harcourt, 2004).
Cooking and Stealing: A Tin House Nonfiction Reader.
(Bloomsbury, 2004).
Raphael Kadushin, ed. (University of Wisconsin Press, 2004).
Lost Tribe: Jewish Fiction from the Edge.
Paul Zakrzewski, ed. (HarperCollins, 2003).
Bestial Noise: The Tin House Fiction Reader.
(Bloomsbury, 2003).
Love & Sex: Ten Stories of Truth.
Michael Cart, ed. (Simon & Schuster, 2001).
True Stories: Guides for Writing from Your Life.
Rebecca Rule and Susan Wheeler, eds. (Heinemann, 2000).
Melvin Bukiet, ed. (W. W. Norton, 1999).
Queer 13.
Clifford Chase, ed. (Rob Weisbach Books/William Morrow, 1998).
Gay Travels: A Literary Companion.
Lucy Jane Bledsoe, ed. (Whereabouts Press, 1998).
Best American Gay Fiction 1996.
Brian Bouldrey, ed. (Little, Brown, 1996).
Men on Men 5
David Bergman, ed. (Penguin/Plume, 1994).
Wrestling with the Angel.
Brian Bouldrey, ed. (Riverhead Books, 1995).
Friends and Lovers.
John Preston, ed. (Dutton, 1995).
Sister and Brother.
Joan Nestle and John Preston, eds. (Harper San Francisco, 1994).