Lederhosen. That’s just one quirky subject in Rachel Gold’s background, and not necessarily a subject you’d expect from a woman who spent seven years working as a reporter on LGBT issues for a Twin Cities newspaper. After branching out into publicity and then marketing, Rachel’s life has taken some interesting turns, including winning a national marketing award for using, you guessed it, lederhosen in an ad.
GCLS Goldie Awards
My Year Zero, Winner, Young Adult.
Just Girls, Winner, Lesbian Young Adult.
Being Emily, Winner, Dramatic/General Fiction.
Lambda Literary Awards
Being Emily, Finalist, Transgender Fiction.
Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards
Being Emily, Winner Gold, Young Adult Fiction-Mature Issues.