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  1. Public Bookmark 63

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    Nicky has not been particularly successful in life: unlucky in love, a struggling small business owner, something of a doormat. But perhaps that luck will change after internationally-renowned movie star, Yusuf al-Kaysani, walks into his used bookshop.

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    21 Nov 2021

  2. Public Bookmark 64

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    Dr. Yusuf al-Kaysani, Joe to his friends, is an art historian and archaeologist who is passionate about the repatriation of art and artifacts. When the system gets in the way Joe is more than happy to liberate artifacts from their glass cases, even if some of his jobs don’t go as smoothly as others. But when he stumbles across a statue with mysterious origins in Malta, can Joe handle the paths his search for truth and restorative archaeology will take him down?

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    15 Nov 2021

  3. Rec *

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    The moment he steps through the thick door separating the outside world from the interior of the club, he catches the scent.

    Something warm and sweet, the smallest hint of something woodsy buried underneath all of it.

    The tell-tale itch in his gums makes him grit his teeth, pushing down his instinct to let his fangs drop, to seek out whatever it is letting off that smell.

    Nicky is looking for a companion to bite, Joe just happens to be there, looking and smelling absolutely perfect

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    15 Nov 2021

  4. Rec 62

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    Joe doesn’t believe in ghosts. That is a certainty he’s lived with for most of his life.

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    Wherein Joe moves into an apartment that is definitely not haunted at all ever in any way.

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    14 Nov 2021

  5. Rec 15

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    Joe is an overworked linguist who gets sent on a work-cation to Brazil by Andy and Quynh. He gets stranded in Juiz de Fora and meets Nicky, who is happy to show him around town and keep him company.

    Yes, I got inspired by captainsthve and GayLittleEaring’s italianamerican nicky and I had to write about italianbrazillian nicky.

    Edit: Added some hover translations!

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    13 Nov 2021