Image of a heart with rainbows

Sapphic Book News, Anne E. Terpstra, 9 Books on Sale, Caturday, and More!

SapphFic Mischief Saturday Morning Graphic
Happy weekend!

Saturdays are when we round up all the sapphic book news from the previous week into one convenient location. Think of it as your personal queer reading directory! After all, we know the weekend is when so many of us are able to unwind for a minute and want to get lost in a good wlw book. What could be better?

Have you joined the IHS Community?

Yesterday on the IHS Patreon, TB shared a story about how her pussy got her strip searched at Denver International Airport.

Is it what you think? Find out!

If you’re not a Patreon member, you can sign up for a free trial to read the post.

Check it out here!

Top 5 Sapphic Books of 2023

Top 5 Reads of 2023 Graphic

We’ve been asking readers to share their top 5 reads of 2023 and now it’s time to share them, which we’ll be doing daily.

Today Jamie shares their top reads that include authors Rebecca Thorne, Tamsyn Muir, Malka Older, Samantha Shannon, and Meryl Wilsner.

Find out the books right here. 

Authors: We’re Organizing the IHS 99c End of Year Blowout Sale

We’re organizing a 99c that will run December 26-28.

Here are the important deets:

  • There is one price point for this sale: 99c.
  • In order to include a book in our event, it must be 99c, or the lowest price possible in local currencies, in all global Amazon marketplaces.
  • You can submit up to 5 books per pen name for this event. Each book will require its own submission form.

Here’s the form to submit your book(s).

The submission deadline is December 21, 2023.


If you’re looking for something to read this weekend, below you’ll find 9 books on sale.

Need more choices? Check out the BookFinder, which has more than 5,225 books for you to choose from, ranging from steamy sapphic romance books, ice queen wlw romances, lesfic audiobooks, queer superheroes, best friends to lovers lesbian romances and so much more!

Don’t see your favorite women-loving-women book in the I Heart SapphFic database? Let us know by filling out this form. We’ll take it from there!

Without further ado, let’s get to all the sapphic book news from this past week!

I Heart SapphFic Week in Review

Here are the links for this week’s posts:

Meet Snow, Ice, and Mama Blanca!

Meet Snow, Ice, and Mama Blanca! Sisters, and almost identical! Snow’s left eye is blue and Ice’s right eye is. Blanca has always been sweet. Snow was a gentle kitty and invariably used “soft paw” and Ice was a little hellion. They’re my funny, feisty, sweet girls! Submitted by Denise, a reader.

Sapphfic Community Bulletin Board Header

Please click on the images for the details for each announcement.

Get Christmas at Rainbow Falls for Free

Sapphic fake relationship romance (Sapphic Book Bingo #25)
Dec 30 Zoom Author Networking Event

Have community news you want included in a future edition of this section? Click here for submission details.

Great SapphFic Bargains

Please note, sale prices may change without notice, so please check the price before clicking a buy button. International prices may vary.

Have you read Beyond Any Experience yet?

Where the heck was TB?

TB loves exploring places near and far, so we’ve created a weekly game where TB goes on an adventure, snaps some photos, and then lets you guess her location.

To answer last week’s question, 55% of you got it right. TB & Miranda visited Weston, Vermont. Also, 38% of you think TB spent a lot of money in the Vermont Country Store. Not this time, because Miranda was there to say, “Don’t you already have that?” Although, TB did pay $3 for one peanut butter cookie and when the clerk run it up, TB said, “That’s three bucks?” The woman replied, “It’s very good.” TB’s happy to report the cookie was very good and wishes she bought more.

Now for this week’s guessing game.

Last Month, on a beautiful and sunny day, TB kidnapped Miranda to head to Rhode Island to visit one of the mansions in Newport.

We snapped photos of Love Where You Work by Anna Pulley.

Here are some clues about the mansion.

1. This Gilded Age mansion was constructed between the years built 1898–1902 for Theresa Fair Oelrichs, a silver heiress from Nevada.

2. It’s also been known as the Hermann Oelrichs House or the J. Edgar Monroe House.

3. Mrs. Oelrich died at Newport on November 22, 1926, and the funeral was held in the “beautiful blue and gold tapestry room.”

4. In 1947, Mr & Mrs J. Edgar Monroe of New Orleans, purchased the home to escape the Louisiana summer heat.

5. The ballroom was used in the 1974 movie version of The Great Gatsby.

Here are some photos of the mansion, including snaps of Love Where You Work by Anna Pulley.

Time to vote on the name of the Newport Mansion.

The poll closes on December 14. The answer will be revealed on December 16.

Wishing all of you a wonderful weekend!

Miranda & TB

Sign up for the I Heart SapphFic Newsletter and never miss a thing!


share on: