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Beautiful Thing (1996) – film review

Rating: 8.5/10 ★★★★★★★★½☆ 

Title: Beautiful Thing (1996)
Director: Hettie MacDonald Screenwriter: Jonathan Harvey (based on his play)
Genre: Coming of Age
URL: IMDB
Price: Varies, available on DVD

Summary: During one hot, long summer in the South London projects, neighbors Jamie and Ste discover that there can be more to life than what they’ve found so far.

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Broomsticks & Stones by Jane Davitt – review

Rating: 7.5/10 ★★★★★★★½☆☆ Title: Broomsticks & Stones
Author: Jane Davitt
Genre: Romance, Fantasy
URL: Torquere Press
Price: US$1.95
Other Information/warnings: explicit m/m, naughty words
Summary (from author):
Set in a modern world where magic is a regular part of life, Broomsticks and Stones is the story of young lawyer, Peter Carruthers, who is entrusted with a task involving the delivery of a gem to Scotland, to be handed over to the new head of a clan.

Traveling by broomstick in a blizzard, Peter crashes and is lucky enough to find shelter with Jamie MacGellis who, when he finds out what Peter plans to do, has ideas of his own for the gem — and for Peter.

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Addicted by Duane Williams – Review

Rating: 8/10 ★★★★★★★★☆☆ Title: Addicted
Author(s): Duane Williams
Genre: Adult Fiction/Short Story
URL: http://velvetmafia.com/20/williams.php
Price: Free
Other Information/warnings: Explict m/m, possible squick for unsafe sex and watersports

Summary: A sex addict in a support group isn’t exactly avoiding his addiction.

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