3.5 Cute friends to lovers story Tyrone and AJ have been piano playes duo for a few years and during that time AJ has fallen in love with Tyrone, but Tyrone has someone different on his arm every night and so AJ keeps his feelings to himself.They get a great opportunity to move their show to Vegas, and Tyrone decides to change the rules a bit.This was a sweet quick read that I enjoyed, I just sort of wonderEd why Tyrone chose that setting to talk to AJ and not something intimate and private. Sometimes, It S Better To Be Friends Than Loversor Is It Onstage, AJ Mobley Is Smart, Clever, And Commands Attention Offstage, He S Shy And Lost To Everything But His Music The Reason For The Difference Tyrone Dahl For The Past Two Years, AJ And Tyrone Have Been The Star Attraction At The Reno Bar, Heat Wave Their Dueling Pianos Act Is Fast And Funny, But Their Camaraderie Isn T Just Under The Spotlight They Re Best Friends Away From The Show, Too An Opportunity To Take Their Act To Las Vegas Seems Like The Perfect Next Step In Their Careers There S Only One Problem AJ S Been In Love With Tyrone Almost From The Moment They Met He S Hidden It Well After All, Tyrone Might Be Bisexual, But He S Also Never Lacked For Company AJ Would Rather Be His Friend Than Another Notch On His Bedpost But Vegas Beckons And Tyrone Wants To Take The Leap The Last Thing AJ Can Ever Do Is Deny His Best Friend I bought this novella because it sounded just like the sort of book I d enjoy it was AJ is part of a musical piano duo with his friend Tyrone AJ has been secretly in love with Tyrone for a long time but is hesitant to make his feelings known because he doesn t want to ruin their on stage act if Tyrone doesn t return his feelings Also, Tyrone is a bit of a man slut who sleeps with many of the adoring fans, both men and women An opportunity arises for the pair to become a headline act for the restaurant of a Las Vegas casino and it is this shake up which brings the emotions of the pair to the fore I liked AJ, liked that he was quiet and reserved off stage in contrast to the confident, assured Tyrone The scenes when they finally come together were exciting and tender If I have any complaints it was that I was slightly skeptical of Tyrone s shift from man whore to wanting monogamous bliss with AJ All in all, Vivian Dean is fast becoming one of my auto buy authors and this gets a grade of Very Good. 3.5 stars Sweet, straightforward story A sweet story about two pianists, AJ and Tyrone, who do piano duel in Reno They have been close friends for about 3 years they played together Along the line, AJ fell in love with Tyrone Tyrone is at least a bi, but AJ has seen the way his friends spent his night on a series of one night hookups When they get a chance to play in Las Vegas, and might have to share apartment together, AJ is not sure if he can stand to see Ty s behavior every night But Vegas is Vegas A dream for most entertainers So, he has to prepare himself for whatever might come.I m happy that when the conflict arises, one of them was adamant to fix the issue, so it doesn t drag into a series of unnecessary misunderstandings that plague many m m stories. AJ and Tyrone are work colleague and friends, both pianomen in a Reno Casino They have a personal show where they duel on stage using music, and on the stage they have a perfect alchemy Off the stage instead there are some problems since AJ is desperately in love with Tyron and instead Tyrone is a playboy who doesn t discern on the gender, men and women are the same for him, if they help to warm his bed.AJ is a shy guy who lives for his music and since he met Tyrone, now he also lives for the man, from afar He has never had the courage to unveil his feelings to his friend, and every night he suffers on seeing him pick the choice for the night Tyrone is a very handsome African American man, open and friendly with everyone After the show, AJ drinks his beer alone and goes home, Tyrone parties till the few hour of night They are like Ebony and Ivory, and not only for the color of their skin.Then everything changes Tyrone has the chance to a big engagement in Las Vegas and he wants for AJ to go with him Change city, home and friends It s a big step, but not doing that means fo AJ to loose Tyrone and so it s not really an option But in Las Vegas also Tyrone changes all his attention is devoted to AJ, but it s only the spur of the moment or it s the real thing The story is pretty simple and not very long, 60 pages or less It s a pretty classical theme, two friends, one of the two hopelessly in love with the other, and then, BUM, the big revelation my best friend is also in love with me And instead of joying at the idea, AJ is scared, he can t really grab the opportunity, since having it for a bit, and then loosing both friend than lover, is worst than not ever having to lover but always having the friend.A nice reading, good for a rest and relax break.http www dp 160272797X
Vivien Dean has had a lifetime love affair with stories A multi published author, her books have been EPPIE finalists, Romantic Times Reviewer s Choice Nominees, and readers favorites After spending her twenties and early thirties traveling, she has finally settled down and currently resides in northern California with her British husband and two children.
- 93 pages
- Vivien Dean
- 18 May 2019 Vivien Dean