Alan's haunting novel of the AIDS epidemic, As If Death Summoned, was released on World AIDS Day, December 1, 2020, and has won the Foreword INDIES LGBT Book of the Year Award. Watch the book trailer here. Read the reviews here.

Rose excels at writing about love, passion, the search for answers, and the search for self...

M. L. Madison, Elevate Difference (formerly "The Feminist Review"), September 2, 2010 
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[Rose] is an accomplished writer ... The story ... offered [him] the perfect opportunity to share his vast knowledge of history, philosophy, mythology, language, art and literature. He blends these fields of learning with humor, intrigue and even moments of pathos.

Ned Piper, The Columbia River Reader
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