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Perfect Obsession

3.36  ·  Rating details ·  11 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Son of a mad cloth merchant, William inherited his father's eccentricity, obsessed with fashion and his quest for perfection. When he is insulted by the Prince Regent himself, Will is distraught.

Determined to comfort Will and restore his good spirits, George commissions a new suit for his lover that is certain to cause a stir, even if it seems more and more like the only t
ebook, 37 pages
Published June 29th 2016 by Less Than Three Press
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Oct 08, 2018 added it
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As a novella this story is quite short, and while it doesn't really tell a full story, it does manage to capture a single moment in time. It's a quick and easy read, but more than once I wondered if there was a series accompaniment out in the world somewhere.
May 30, 2016 rated it liked it
Shelves: gay-historical
First of this writer's books I've ever read (has he written others? -I couldn't find any other books he's written). It was an easy, short read.

My imagination went wild on George's background, Will's too. Those parts of the story would have made for a full length novel of some very interesting characters -the fathers, Thomas. . .

I was also very taken with the first person narration. It wasn't boring. Fancy getting a full length 'prequel'.

George told Will should anything happen to him, Will would
Killian Louis
Jul 06, 2016 rated it really liked it
It was a very, very sweet story. The two men were colourful and pinning and insecure in a fairytale fashion. Will is an interesting, slightly self-absorbed, spoiled (by his lover) peacock. George is the complete opposite. This creates a duality that many of us are quite familiar with in the M/M romance world. What kept this from being a silly, awkward and plain story for me was the dialogue and the quick pace of the story. The end was also very satisfying, because the men stayed true to their es ...more
Lillian Francis
Nov 28, 2016 rated it liked it
An interesting historical that deals with an existing couple, and mostly focuses on the narrator's insecurities about his lower class lover.

I would be quite interested in reading a longer novella about how they met and their move from friends to lovers.
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