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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Just a Bit Bossy (Straight Guys, #12)
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佐々木と宮野 1 [Sasaki to Miyano 1] (Sasaki and Miyano, #1)
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The Vampire and His Pleasant Companions, Vol. 2
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Here U Are
テンカウント 1 [Ten Count 1]
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Painter of the Night Episode 1
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29 books — 8 voters
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As selfish as it may be, cutting you out of my life may be easy, but getting rid of the part of me that I was when I was with you is not. I don't know how to rediscover the parts of myself I neglected when I was with you. ...more
Hmmyongyong, Love Tractor

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Tandaan mo..." dagdag niya, "Kung `di nila alam na nakikita mo sila..." "...hindi rin nila ako makikita. ...more
Alex Rosas, Watching People's Feet

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