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Lavender: A Faint Wash Of Lavender (Color Box)

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Post World War Two finds Laguna Beach in its heyday as an artists' colony. Tony runs his uncles' Grocery store in the town where a man of his bent can hide among the eccentrics who call the place home, including his Aunt Cora, who's in charge of this year's Pageant, where denizens of Laguna Beach recreate great art. Tony's carefully laid out life is about to take a hit fro ...more
ebook, 28 pages
Published March 2010 by Torquere Press Inc.
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Jenre
Apr 17, 2010 Jenre rated it really liked it
Shelves: m-m, historicals, romance
Having enjoyed the last TQ colour box story from this author, Silver Lining, I grabbed at the chance to review another of Parhelion’s historicals. This time the focus is on the 1940s and is set in the artistic and bohemian Californian town of Laguna Beach.

Having served his country in the second world war, Tony has come home to run his uncle’s grocery store. The town of Laguna Beach is full of eccentric, liberal people and as a gay man, Tony feel comfortable surrounded by like minded men and thos
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Post World War Two finds Laguna Beach in its heyday as an artists' colony. Tony runs his uncles' Grocery store in the town where a man of his bent can hide among the eccentrics who call the place home, including his Aunt Cora, who's in charge of this year's Pageant, where denizens of Laguna Beach recreate great art.

Tony's carefully laid out life is about to take a hit from old army buddy Ben, who comes and stay while he sorts out his life. Tony doesn't have a problem helping out an old friend,
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Brit Columbia
Jun 17, 2011 Brit Columbia rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Lucius Parhelion is one of those writers whom I trust. I will (and do) buy anything by this person. Lavender has been my favorite of all his/her stories so far. At least it's the one my thoughts have most often gone back to. I think it was because, unlike one or two of the other books, it ended on a note of hope that the characters really could be together in the future. The main character, Tony, was really in love with Ben-- so much so that he would have been happy just to have him as a friend ...more
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Nice for a short story, I guess.
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