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Novels with a lesbian twist. From page to stage, from script to screen. It all begins with the story. 

Read those stories here. Print and e-books by Jacquie Lawrence available on Amazon.

Titles by other les/bi/trans female authors available soon.

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Jacquie Lawrence is a former Channel 4 Commissioner – known as the Filth Peddler because of her output - including Lesbians go Mad on Lesbos, Lesbian Behaving Badly and Lesbians Ole.  She won a BAFTA for commissioning ROSS KEMP ON GANGS for Sky One, which did not have any lesbians in it!


She is Creative Director of DIVA BOX OFFICE, a channel dedicated to programming for and about lesbians, bisexuals and allies.

SAME BUT DIFFERENT is her second novel and sequel to DIFFERENT FOR GIRLS, which was shortlisted for a Polari Prize and DIVA Literary Award. As a co-director of JACKDAW MEDIA, along with Fizz Milton, she adapted and produced DIFFERENT FOR GIRLS as a drama series. A critical success, it has won a multitude of awards and has been seen in nearly 60 countries.

She is now working on a new novel, comedy drama series and feature film script.



Enter a world where love, sex, and suspense meet betrayal, cruelty and heartbreak. A world where the survival of love is all that matters. A world where being different is the new normal. Enter a world that is different for girls.   Different for Girls is now a drama series on 

What people are saying about Different for Girls

‘A fantastically fresh and modern new voice.’
Tasmina Perry, Daddy’s Girls, Kiss Heaven Goodbye, The Proposal

‘A world of love, fun and daring jumps off every page - hugely enjoyable’
Jeremy Vine, Radio 2

‘Sexy and intriguing. A totally addictive read. I couldn’t put it down’
Heather Peace, actress, musician, Ultimate Force, Waterloo Road, Lip Service



SAME BUT DIFFERENT is a stand-alone novel, which can also be read as a sequel to the award-winning novel DIFFERENT FOR GIRLS . The story follows the narrative weave of three lesbian couples as they spin out of control. Love, lust and laughter is at the forefront against a backdrop of mystery and intrigue. A truly modern novel about modern families trying to navigate their lives as friends, wives, mothers and lovers.

What people are saying about Same But Different

'Wonderful to hang out with these girls as they fall apart and then back together with so many twists and turns. Laughter, tears, fun, sex and a smattering of mystery had me hooked from the first page to the last!’

DENISE WELCH, Award-Winning actress and presenter, Loose Women, Boy Meets Girl, 'The Unwelcome Guest'.


‘I’ve been waiting for this – and it did not disappoint! I literally couldn’t put it down, I was so gripped. The character development , the intricate storylines, the ending! Wow. I recommend this to any open  minded reader. It’s sexy, it’s funny, it’s clever’.

ALICYA EYO, Popular Actress, Bad Girls, Emmerdale, Silent Witness, In The Dark, Clink.


‘Delving into these pages is like sharing a perfectly brewed coffee and chat with a good friend’

RACHEL SHELLEY, The L Word, Deep State.

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