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Maverick Men: The True Story Behind the Videos

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The story of Xtube.com's most popular porn couple is told by the two guys who lived it. Sparing no detail, the Maverick Men recount the steamy circumstances of how they met, fell in love, and transformed themselves from two regular guys into Internet celebrities. Along with hot sex and funny vignettes, we learn who these guys really are, and what their secret to success ha ...more
Nook, 317 pages
Published September 21st 2010 by inGroup Press (first published September 1st 2010)
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julio
Dec 23, 2015 julio marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to julio by: Leo Robertson
"intriguingly terrible," says a writer buddy of mine.

JULIO IS ON THE CASE
Kassa
Nov 05, 2010 Kassa rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I’d never heard of Maverick Men when I got this book in my email for review. Yet I’ve read a few porn star biographies and the hook caught my eye. Two normal guys, in love, become incredibly popular amateur porn stars on XTube. Plus the book is about a couple that are still together, which never seems to happen in porn star tell alls. The story sounds interesting and indeed, Maverick Men is very absorbing with an engaging storytelling manner. This is definitely likely to please fans of the coupl ...more
Karen K
Jul 10, 2011 Karen K rated it really liked it
**4.5**
I don't read a lot of non-fiction but since I love the Maverick Men anyhow, I had to buy this one. And I'm really glad I did. I always wondered whether Hunter's love for Cole was reciprocated since in the videos *ahem - yes I've seen them*, you can see his feelings for his older partner and Cole is by far the dominant one when the two of them are together. But after reading this book, I can understand just how far they both went to be together.

It's an honest, open, sexy book about two ord
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James
Feb 05, 2012 James rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I only gave this one three stars.

First let me say, I'm a fan of Cole and Hunter. I really enjoy their videos, and even just by watching the videos you can tell they are a great couple who really love one another and who have a lot of fun together. And I realize these guys aren't writers, they're just a couple of guys.

That said, the book is uneven. Each chapter alternates narration between Cole and Hunter, and that may be part of it. Another part of it, though, is that it wants to be both a porn
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Kazza
Nov 16, 2013 Kazza rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
If you have seen the videos then this is a must read. If you haven’t, then this is nothing if not an interesting read.

Basically, Maverick Men is about two (real) guys who get into the XTube internet porn phenomenon and strike a note with viewers with their passion for one another and 'real' sexual encounters. Both Cole and Hunter are masculine alpha types. They work elsewhere, have little time together and porn offers them the outlet to enjoy the strong sexual appetites both have. Eventually th
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A
Oct 06, 2012 A rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This was a really fun book. I'm not going to write a detailed summary, since it's already been done well by a couple of reviewers already. But I will say that it's probably not what you would expect. I found it fascinating. You can think what you want about porn, but Cole Maverick is a bit of a business mastermind. He found that he could carve a niche in the market by taking a relatively soulless industry and adding what it was lacking - a connection to the viewer through fun and heart. I loved ...more
Fangtasia
Jun 19, 2011 Fangtasia rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
If this is truly how it happened, it's no wonder these guys made it big. Talk about leaping off the edge of a cliff in pursuit of happiness. They deserve every single good thing they get, and none of the bad.

I wonder, have they ever thought of the fact that many of their fans are women? Just like heterosexual men love seeing two women having sex, so do a lot of heterosexual women with men. But, there's a big difference that is the secret of their success with all their audience. Their's is not
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Bark's Book Nonsense
4 1/2 stars. This was a fun filled true life romance about two normal men, one working as a Realtor, the other at a restaurant who fall in love and then realize their jobs are keeping them from seeing each other. Cole discovers XTube and being a bit of an exhibitionist decides to upload his own video. He loves the response and talks Hunter into joining him. From there the two become famous amateur porn stars and are able to quit their jobs, maintain their lifestyle and spend all their time toget ...more
Jennifer
Mar 02, 2011 Jennifer rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: m-m, non-fiction
This book received some very positive reviews, but I cannot say I was overly impressed. The term self-indulgent springs to mind. It is readable, but if you want erotica I'd stick to fiction.
Maxicoop
Apr 27, 2011 Maxicoop rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I love Hunter and Cole. I find it fascinating that this a couple who obviously love each other and got into porn as a way of making a living so they could spend time together.
Brad
Oct 28, 2012 Brad rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition


Decently written and interesting to hear their backstory. Doesn't make dislike Cole any less than I already did though.
Derek
Jun 11, 2012 Derek rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: m-m, adult, own, e-book
interesting read that gave an insider's look into a much thought about industry. Surprisingly well written. Good book.
Michael
Erotic and better written than I would have expected.
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