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A Hard Habit To Break (The Men of Marionville #1)

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Every guy in the county knows Travis Templeton, the reigning stud of the local gay club scene, and vies for his attention. Travis wears his crown lightly, careful not to break any hearts. He knows what it’s like to really love someone who doesn’t love you back-at least, not in the way you want.

Heath Kelley made the biggest mistake of his life the night before his best fri
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ebook, 127 pages
Published April 2010 by Amber Allure
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Ajax1978
Nov 24, 2012 Ajax1978 rated it it was ok
For a story so short a whole lot of time was spent covering the same ground.

Can you forgive me for what I did to you thirteen years ago?
Yes.

The next chapter.......

Can you forgive me for what I did to you thirteen years ago?
Yes.

I know personally that when I've been in a relationship and had to keep giving reassurance on the same issue over and over again, it eventually grew into much more of an issue. I understand that Travis is a little unsteady but the love of your life is back in town, says
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Chris
Oct 21, 2010 Chris rated it it was ok
Shelves: romance, gay, done, 2010, owned, ebook
Another so-so romance about two guys who've been in love with each other since high school, but allowed massive miscommunication and misunderstandings to come between them. Another story told in first person... Also, I think the blurb for this one is a bit misleading, so beware.
Sadonna
Jan 31, 2012 Sadonna rated it liked it
Shelves: pdf, mm, friends-to-lovers
The first of the Men of Marionville books, Travis and Heath are reunited after 13 years of separation. Best friends throughout their childhood, the night before Travis was to leave for college they have a huge falling out and Travis runs from Heath telling him he never wants to see him again. The resulting misunderstandings and miscommunications as well as lack of self-understanding and acceptance leads to hurt and regret on both sides. When they finally see each other again after Heath returns ...more
Bo
Sep 03, 2014 Bo rated it it was amazing
Under the Influence of Each Other

I could not put this book down. Best friends since grade school thrown back together in their home town a dozen years after their friendship came to a terrible, life-altering ending. Heath returns home, Travis is still there, and there is no question that something is going to give.

However,what author Kendricks does is set them up so that everything these two obsessive men have alone must give in to what they must have together in order for both to survive.

This
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Cris
Feb 07, 2012 Cris rated it really liked it
Shelves: m-m, smut
Thoroughly enjoyable. My biggest complaint here was that it definitely could’ve been longer- I would’ve liked to know more about Heath especially. I didn’t feel like he was as fleshed out as I would’ve liked, even though the story was from his point of view. Nothing about this is groundbreaking in any way- it’s pretty typical of this genre- but it’s a nice light read when you’re in the mood for one.
Katy Beth Mckee
Feb 13, 2015 Katy Beth Mckee rated it really liked it
Shelves: series-books, m-m
Interesting to see how love and anger can reside together and can separate friends for such a long time. I love that while they immediately reconnect that still have to deal with the fall out from all those years of misunderstanding.
Natalija
Sep 08, 2013 Natalija rated it liked it
Shelves: mm
I thought this was a great start to The Men of Marionville series. I gave it 3 stars because I felt that the main characters rushed ahead too fast without resolving past issues. Other than that, I really enjoyed this book.
Buda
Aug 10, 2011 Buda rated it liked it
This is a sweet story. It started off strong with lots of potential for angst, but just fell right into sweet and stayed there.
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wow, time passes fast. I can't remember when I first read this book in my past. Nonetheless I find the main plot, about miscommunication and misunderstandings, way to plain and boring.
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