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Things About Love (Genies #1.5)

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A short story set in the AS YOU WISH universe, about Lawrence and a jinn named Juliet. This short story is also available in the ENTHRALLED anthology.
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Published October 30th 2012
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Ashley Ferguson
May 29, 2014 Ashley Ferguson rated it really liked it
As You Wish was a cute, teen romance that worked very well as a standalone. I'm really glad, however, that Jackson Pearce wrote this story about Lawrence. He was probably my favorite character in As You Wish, and I'm really glad we got to see a little bit more of him!

There's not really a whole lot to this story, but it was interesting to see a little bit of what Lawrence has been up to in the three years following As You Wish. He's still best friends with Viola even though they don't go to the s
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Jan 31, 2016 Rebecca rated it liked it
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Set in the "As You Wish" universe, although it's not important that you're familiar with this if you want to read as a standalone, this novella features Lawrence - a boy hoping to find love. Lawrence was a great character from the main series, but he's portrayed really well in this short story so this will be a good teaser for people wondering if this author is for them.

Lawrence has fallen in love with a boy. A boy who has fallen in love with his female friend. This novella swiftly tackles some
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Paul Decker
May 07, 2013 Paul Decker rated it really liked it
Jackson Pearce's writing is always fun to read. There's a sincerity and humor to it. I really liked As You Wish, so I was excited to read this short story set three years later. The protagonist is Lawrence, who was one of my favorite characters from the novel. It's nice to see the story from his perspective. A new jiin is introduced as well. Juliet is researching love. The college interactions are done well, reminding me of my own college years. I definitely recommend this to anyone who has read ...more
Jovy
Jun 04, 2013 Jovy rated it really liked it
Love comes when you least expect it!!!

Cute...different...gay sculptor guy...fake gay actor guy...sort-of gay guy and female jinn... perfect combination!!!

Falling in love is confusing, sometimes painful but always amazing no matter what...
Emelie Johansson
Did not really like this one, it wasn’t bad just not that interesting.
PS. Did not know this was a short story in a series.
Mo
Dec 06, 2012 Mo rated it liked it
Read this in the Enthralled anthology. Enjoyed the mythology twist of genies. Curious to read more by this author.
Panda
Jul 19, 2013 Panda rated it liked it
cute short story... not quite as good as the original text but i was not expecting it to be. it was nice to get some incite into Laurence.
Aurora  Fitzrovia
Süße Geschichte, die glücklicherweise nach "As you wish" spielt, von dem ich doch recht viel vergessen hatte, wie mir aufgefallen ist u_u
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