Craig Laurance Gidney

Craig Laurance Gidney is the author of the collections SEA, SWALLOW ME and SKIN DEEP MAGIC; the novels BEREFT and A SPECTRAL HUE and numerous short stories. Both his collections and A SPECTRAL HUE were finalists for the Lambda Literary Award and BEREFT won both the Bronze Moonbeam and Silver IPPY Awards. In 2020, A SPECTRAL HUE was a Carl Brandon Parallax Award Honouree. HAIRSBREADTH, a fairy tale novel, is currently serialized on Broken Eye Books.

Craig is a lifelong resident of Washington, DC.

You can find Craig on Twitter and at his website.

Agent Contact: Stevie Finegan

Awards & Commendations


- Carl Brandon Parallax Award Honoree (2020)
- Lambda Literary Award, Finalist (2020)

- IPPY Awards, Silver (2015)
- Moonbeam Children's Award, Bronze (2013)
- Lambda Literary Award, Nominee (2013)