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You want them to win through the pain and trauma of their lives because they deserve to win. Too much tortured heros, too much angst, too much drama. This isn’t the typical historical though, our heroes have serious issues, one’s a professional sodomite, the other’s an opium addict with a debilitating stutter.

Which is important to him since he was brutalized as a young boy, and since then has fought to be someone that uses says for HIS benefit, and no one else’s.

Wonderful story, great characters and a wonderful happy ending. Both men—aside from their handicaps—are also damaged psychologically. There s only one way out of this tangle. I prefer not to judge the method of coping but to do what I can to help others let go of the pain. Jan 31, Jeidi rated it it was amazing Shelves: He rescued twelve-year-old Michael from the streets, took him as his lover, then set him up as a prostitute.

I think A Private Gentleman is due out sometime this fall. One thing that happened a lot with this story was that the story alternated progressing very slowly, to chaotic, five things happening at once.

I know tons of heterosexual women who enjoy gay porn for example, a friend of mine culllnan it all the timebut it just leaves me bored. Michael, too, finds himself attracted to the reserved gentlemen, only to discover that he is inextricably linked to a past that haunts Michael relentlessly. I felt like had so much drama going on, even they were having trouble focusing on falling in love.


He finds the orchid, yes…but he finds something else even more rare ckllinan exquisite: A Private Gentleman Heidi Cullinan. Heidi also volunteers frequently for One Iowa, and is proud to be from the first Midwestern state to legalize same-sex marriage.

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I think those culljnan had more convictions alone than Wes and Michael combined. Michael is scared of telling Wes exactly how. Jun 08, Ann rated it really liked it Shelves: He seems to gentlemaan fine, until due to his very poor eyesight he mistakes Wes for his Apr 22, Emma Sea rated it it was ok Shelves: Review also posted at Gay Book Reviews – check it out! The plot is pretty intense, and it grabbed my attention from the very beginning.

While at the party, Albert meets Michael, a prostitute. Overview Music Video Charts. Mar 12, Julio Genao rated it it was ok Recommended to Julio by: I don’t feel like I pfivate really weigh in on this because I am not really interested in sex unless there are vulvae involved.

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While Wes is trying to sneak around to find a rare orchid rare plants being his only passion he is pleasantly assaulted by Michael. It had a much darker theme than I was expecting but I didn’t doubt for a minute there would be a HEA, and there certainly was. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

And I’m going to blame Samhain for it. I enjoyed the path this story went down and the help each of them got to move forward in their lives as individuals and together.

That, at the very least, wasn’t right? This night he has forced himself to go out to a party hosted by a fellow orchid enthusiast in order to get a view of a rare orchid that has just arrived. It felt like the historical portion of this book was more of a vehicle for the characters verses an actual setting. This was absolutely charming.


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Refresh and try again. I just really like love and stories about love and when two people are in love.

One thing that helps him is his love of plants. No where in the product warning was I told that child sexual abuse was going to be so front and center. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Be warned, though, if you’re into historically gentlemah books: An Unnatural Vice K.

Review: A Private Gentleman by Heidi Cullinan

A Private Gentleman is definitely a keeper. I must admit, I am not just an epilogue whore, I’m a history whore as well and this story had me enthralled in the historical references, the sensitive subjects it touched on Two hopelessly flawed men discover that they aren’t as hopelessly flawed as they suspected.

Opening the iTunes Store. In those, she took characters I didn’t think I could love, and made me love them. I was totally into the book until Michael and Wes made their deal, and then the whole non-romantic, non-erotic part just seemed to go on and on and on.

He is master priivate his own world until Wes.

As was the custom of the day, Wes was prescribed opium to calm his nerves, and has slowly been using more and more of it to allow him to merely function in the presence of others—including his own family. When I learned Heidi was re-releasing it, I privaate this would be the perfect time to read it.

They are joined by tendrils of a shameful, unspoken history.