Friday, December 05, 2008

Boy Culture

I've finished another book. This book (thank you Michael) Boy Culture was written by Matthew Rettenmund. I'm not sure what the purpose of this book was. It's about a gay prostitute (with a heart of gold) who isn't a drug addict, is worried about STD's, has a fabulous apartment that he's redecorated twice, and has not friends. Aside from the completely unrealistic story, I had fun reading this 'fluffy' book. And this book is nothing but fluff. Let me repeat that, this book is nothing but fluff. It even has a few chapters that are basically soft porn.
I will say that Boy Culture does a good job portraying gay life in Chicago. Or just gay life in general, but really. What male prostitute takes in two roommates - just because. That's right...none. I would totally recommend this book if you were laying on a beach with a very short attention span. But if you're looking for literature. Keep looking. Fluffy.



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10:24 PM  
Blogger Joey7777 said...

I kinda hate modern gay books. They always seem to suck. (Better to read the classic ones, like MAURICE and the like). But, yes, I know it can be enjoyable/fluffy. I like Darwin Porter for that fluff stuff.

2:14 AM  
Blogger Todd HellsKitchen said...

Sometimes we're all in the mood for a fun and trashy read!

7:26 PM  

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