Fiction. LGBT Studies. Lita faces her future with trepidation. Her brother lies unconscious in the hospital following a brutal attack, her ex-girlfriend has cut off all meaningful communication, and now her daughter has gone missing in the middle of an ice storm. The town has pulled together to help find the child but will they be as supportive of Lita's brother when the truth behind his assault comes out? What does Lita's new friend want with her? Will Lita's ex be able to overcome her pain and frustration and move on? Will anyone be able to put the past into context and accept the way things are, the way things will be? Ian Donnell Arbuckle's FINGERLESS is a compelling novel featuring an engaging transgender protagonist. This dramatic story examines the frustration and confusion in her life and also offers an insightful and compassionate exploration of gender, relationships, family, and friendship.
Publishers WeeklyBarbara Bamberger Scott @ Foreword ReviewsForeword Reviews' 2014 INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award Finalist in LGBT Fiction
Ian Donnell Arbuckle has been writing and publishing for a few years now. His stories have appeared in the magazines MungBeing, Open Wide, Full-Unit Hookup, Rage Machine, and Bewildering Stories, among others. FINGERLESS (Pelekinesis, 2014) is his third novel. He lives with his wife and son in Richland, Washington. Author City: RICHLAND, WA USA