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The Major and the Miner

(The Major and The Miners #1-6.5)

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*** New edition 2019 (re-edited with an extra chapter and a new ending). ***

In an era when same-sex love is a crime, what is an ex- army major to do when he falls for a sexy young coal miner?

Run out of the country town because of his illicit relationship, former army major Dr. Damien Bouton flees to the relative anonymity of a poor, inner-city suburb where he deals with th
Kindle Edition, Second Edition, 249 pages
Published July 5th 2019 by Lydian Press
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Faye Kennedy
4.5 stars.. A beautiful story for Damien and Josh and the forbidden love at a time it wasn't allowed. Told in 1st POV for Damien and Josh's small part briefly included in this story. This has a beautiful start as they formed their relationship but troubles not very far. A friendship is ruined, and Josh and Damien get the after effects and their lives change.  Brief look backs into WW1 for Damien included.  The sad scenes which lead them to be separated and a time later they re-meet. The circumst ...more
Jul 08, 2019 rated it really liked it
One of the thing I appreciated about this book was the lack of too much stigma against the gay people. Obviously there was some acceptance, just not that much to turn the reading too heavy.

The plot line follows the evolving of Damien and Josh's romance ,with a great input to the social environment of 1930's Australia, which helped with understanding some of the choices the characters had to make.

The story is never boring. Because Damien and Josh meet, fall in love, they have to split up, they m
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Naughty or nice? Sugar or Spice? Whatever way you like it, Barry Lowe writes M/M Romance and Erotica that’s as addictive and satisfying as your morning cup of coffee. If you like it short and sweet with a happy ending then saucy romance is for you. But if you like a stronger brew with fetish, cuckold relationships, taboo, and all things steamy then try the Erotica – but watch out for the heat!

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