Boys Love

Boys' Love (ボーイズラブ, booizu rabu), also known as BL, is a Japanese term that defines a genre of novels and manga that focuses on homosexual relationships between male characters.
It is usually created by female authors for a mostly female audience.

This term has been in use in Japan since the second half of the '90, and included the previously used terms 'tanbi' and 'JUNE'.
In the last decade BL has also become a sobstitute term for 'yaoi'.
The term BL itself has not a clear and defined meaning in Japanese, so it is very complex to define the differences between these genres, but usually BL define

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The Vampire and His Pleasant Companions, Vol. 2
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Here U Are
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Great M/M Webcomics
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I had hoped that together, we could become something special... a special melody of sorts. But if your hear isn't in it... though your hands may touch the keys, you'll never really hear a sound. ...more
Hmmyongyong, Love Tractor

Maybe that's what I wanted to hear all along. That it's not my fault. That it's okay to forget. That it's okay to move on. ...more
Shin Yuri

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The BL Book Club The place to come to for all your Boy Love needs, whether it be through your favourite YA book, …more
35 members, last active one year ago
This group is for BL lovers
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Like the title says, this is a group focusing on BL & Yaoi, Shounen Ai included. We'll have disc…more
5 members, last active 4 years ago
This is a book club for enthusiastic fans of Boys Love manga
6 members, last active 4 years ago
A Brother's Bond
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