Almost Like Being In Love by Steve Kluger

Almost Like Being In Love

Steve Kluger

Perfect for a bit of light relief. Pack this for the beach or read to bring sunshine into the depths of winter. It's basically a gay love story but even if this isn't the sort of book you would usually pick, it's such an easy and engaging read that it provides a pain-free way to try something different. If you enjoy films billed as romantic comedies then this one is definitely for you!

Extract

'You mean you haven’t seen this guy in twenty years?!' he asked incredulously. 'What if he looks like Jesse Helms by now?!' We fought all the way to the New Mexico border – partly because I had Craig’s honor to uphold and partly because as long as we were calling each other assholes he wasn’t playing ABBA.

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